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For Petrobras CEO, It’s One Problem Down and Many More to Come

April 18, 2015

Petroleo Brasileiro SA’s new chief executive officer is close to overcoming his first major hurdle: getting auditors to approve financial results. His next big task will be figuring out how to generate the cash needed to pay the oil industry’s largest debt load, while simultaneously developing massive offshore fields. Petrobras, embroiled in a corruption scandal… Continue Reading »

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Damen Completes Cable Innovator Outfitting

April 18, 2015

Global Marine Systems Limited’s vessel Cable Innovator has recently left Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque (part of Damen Shiprepair & Conversion) after extensive work including the installation of a ballast water treatment system and a 5-year survey.  Cable Innovator is a multi-role vessel able to serve both energy and telecommunications sectors as well as facilitate scientific research…. Continue Reading »

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7 Stars Launched in The Netherlands

April 18, 2015

Newbuild seismic guard vessel MV 7 Stars was launched on April 10th in the Netherlands, Dolphin Geophysical informed through their social media. Dolphin’s Vesla Groeneboom took position as Lady Sponsor of the vessel owned by Rederij Groen BV. 7 Stars was built in the Netherlands by Maaskant Shipyards, part of the Damen Group along with her sister vessels 7 Oceans and… Continue Reading »

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Commercial Diving Safety and Health Topics

April 18, 2015

Commercial diving involves a diverse group of individuals and companies involved in a wide range of activities. These workers are exposed to the same hazards anyone would if they spent extended periods of time underwater, such as drowning, respiratory and circulatory problems, and hypothermia. The number of dives, length of time spent underwater, lack of visibility,… Continue Reading »

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Subsea 7 Installs Nautronix NASNet on Aasta Hansteen

April 18, 2015

Nautronix has reported that the NASNet array in Statoil’s Aasta Hansteen field is fully operational and awaiting first field construction. Last year Nautronix secured an order with Subsea 7 to supply 16 NASNet stations along with a wet-stored spare station and three additional MTrx beacons to provide QC capabilities. Subsea 7 collected the full equipment spread… Continue Reading »

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SS City of Cairo Wreck Treasure Recovered

April 18, 2015

Deep Ocean Search (DOS) found a wreck of the SS City of Cairo, a mixed cargo and passenger ship belonging to Ellerman Lines, that sank in November 1942 on a voyage from Bombay to England, via Cape Town and Recife, Brazil. When it sank, the ship had 296 people on board of which 136 were passengers, and a mixed cargo,… Continue Reading »

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Saudi Arabia Leads OPEC Oil Boom As US Shale Growth Slows

April 18, 2015

Saudi Arabia pumped close to a record amount of crude oil last month, leading the biggest surge in OPEC output in almost four years just as the U.S. shale boom shows signs of slowing, the International Energy Agency said. The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries may extend its biggest output gain since June 2011 into… Continue Reading »

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EMAS AMC Bags $55 Mln in Contracts

April 18, 2015

Ezra’s subsea services division, EMAS AMC, has secured multiple new contracts from various oil and energy companies worth approximately US$55 million. Scope of work includes project support, inspection, maintenance and repair (IMR), subsea removal work of pipelines and structures, installation of buoys and lifting of structures and mattresses, as well as a pre-FEED study. According to the… Continue Reading »

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New RP for Subsea Steel Forgings from DNV GL

April 18, 2015

DNV GL developed new Recommended Practice (RP) ’Steel forgings for subsea applications’ that will enable reduced lead times, enhanced stock keeping, interchangeability of forgings and help to improve and maintain consistent quality. “Unifying requirements for forgings into an acceptable common specification is an important step in the work we are doing together with the industry… Continue Reading »

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