2015-12-23 09:28:51
2016-01-14 12:12:59

Offshore Breakfast

Subsea UK is hosting a breakfast briefing during OTC in Houston to demonstrate the significant value of innovative technology in improving efficiency and reducing costs in subsea operations. Part of a series of breakfast briefings organised by UK Trade & Investment, this event to be held on Tuesday 5 May, will showcase technology developed by three companies to an audience of 200 delegates from around the world and will highlight the significant commercial rewards that can result from innovation.   Ian Donald, vice president of DES Operations will examine the economic benefits of the company's patented multiple application re-injection system... (read more)
2009-04-20 11:56:44
2016-10-28 09:18:58
2017-01-17 01:15:02

Assessing Offshore Energy Risks

Detailed marine mapping is being used to identify and understand the risks associated in the siting of offshore renewable energy installations. Purchased by Abbott Risk Consulting, the SeaZone data is being used to explore the impact of new installations on other marine users and in support of studies involving Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) modelling.     Abbott Risk Consulting (ARC) undertakes navigational safety and engineering risk management in the offshore oil and gas and renewables sectors. The data purchased from SeaZone, including SeaZone HydroSpatial and SeaZone Charted Raster, is being used by ARC to support an increasing number of studies,... (read more)
2009-09-04 01:37:29

Offshore Project in Argentina

A consortium of Royal Boskalis Westminster and Allseas Group has been appointed for the construction of a gas pipeline through the Strait of Magellan in Southern Argentina. The agreement is worth approximately EUR180 million, with the share of Boskalis amounting approximately EUR90 million. The project is expected to be completed before the end of 2009.     The work consists of laying a new 24-inch undersea gas pipeline joining Cape Espiritu Santo and Cape Virgenes in waters outside the eastern mouth of the Strait of Magellan, Argentina. The length of the undersea pipeline and shoreline sections is approximately 38 kilometers.... (read more)
2009-06-23 03:42:54

Offshore Success in US

Electro-Flow Controls (EFC) has announced continuing success in the US market, with its Houston office securing new work worth more than USD500,000 already this year to build on orders worth USD3.5million won in 2008. EFC has also transferred Donna Stewart from Aberdeen to Houston to take on the role of business development manager to drive further sales and growth.     Major projects secured by the Houston operation include: A subsea BOP (Blow-Out Preventor) MUX control system for end client, Well Ops, a subsidiary of Helix Energy Solutions Group. The system is the first of its kind to be deployed... (read more)
2009-04-29 02:42:18

Handbooks of Offshore Surveying

This three-volume Handbook of Offshore Surveying has been written by hydrographic surveyors, geophysicists, survey engineers, rov pilots, geodesists, captains, project managers, geologists and land surveyors. All examples detailed in the Handbook are derived from situations encountered in their years as Surveyors offshore and onshore around the world.   The three volumes comprise of: Projects, Preparation & Processing (Volume I ); Positioning & Tides (Volume II) and Acquisition Sensors (Volume III).    Skilltrade was founded to provide vocational training to professionals who are affiliated with the offshore survey industry.  Because of the demand for training in general, courses are now also... (read more)
2011-02-09 03:02:37
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