Offshore Energy News


Transocean Fleet Update Summary

Dec 17, 2012

Transocean's fleet update summary includes new contracts, significant changes to existing contracts, and changes in estimated OofS time.The value of new contracts or extensions since the November 18, 2012 fleet update summary is approximately US$119=million…

FPSO Contract for COSCO

Dec 17, 2012

COSCO Corp. (Singapore) secures contract to construct a Floating Production Storage Offloading (FPSO) vessel in China.COSCO Nantong Shipyard Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of the Company’s 51% owned subsidiary, COSCO Shipyard Group Co. Ltd., has secured…

Nicolaisen Joins TWG

Dec 03, 2012

TWG said that Kirk Nicolaisen has joined its sales team, taking on the role of Offshore Energy Account Manager. Kirk is based out of Gulfport, Mississippi, and brings more than 16 years of experience developing business and serving customers in the offshore energy market…

Western GofM Oil/Gas Lease Bidding: NOIA Comments

Nov 28, 2012

National Ocean Industries Association President Randall Luthi encouraged by sales, urges further offshore developments.Tthe NOIA president's statement is as follows:'This sale is on-par with expectations and shows that the offshore oil…

Boskalis Intends to Buy Dockwise

Nov 26, 2012

The addition of Dockwise's activities to the Boskalis group will provide an extensive package of services for clients in the oil and gas sector.Boskalis has invited the Dockwise Board of Directors to discuss the intended offered acqusition…

Taiwan Offshore Wind Farm Research Project

Oct 16, 2012

GL Garrad Hassan signs MOU with Taiwanese Industrial Technology Research Institute to develop Taiwan's offshore energy strategy.The offshore wind resource around the Taiwanese coast is considered excellent, with more than 6,000MW potential capacity at water depths of less than 50m…

Subsea 7 Wins Offshore W. Australia Contract

Oct 08, 2012

Subsea 7 S.A. wins a US$100-million from Apache Australia Pty for the Julimar Development Project.The project includes the transportation, installation and pre-commissioning of subsea umbilicals, manifolds and diver-less tie-in spools.…

CEO's to Discuss Challenges to Dutch Offshore Industry

Sep 25, 2012

Goof Hamers (CEO, IHC Merwede), Jan-Pieter Klaver (CEO, Heerema Marine Contractors) & others to discuss the challenges that the industry faces in realizing its full potential.The Dutch offshore industry is an international front-runner and…

Saab Seaeye MD Leaves

Sep 24, 2012

Dave Grant has left Saab Seaeye after five years as Managing Director.Agneta Kammeby, chairman of Saab Seaeye Ltd says, 'Dave Grant has made a valuable contribution in the ROV business for offshore Oil & Gas. During his time with the company…

Singapore Offshore Company's Executive Appointment

Aug 16, 2012

Jaya Holdings appoints George Horsington as the company’s first President for Business Development.Jaya Holdings is a leading Offshore Energy Services Group, headquartered in Singapore. The Jaya Group provides a wide range of services and solutions to the offshore oil and gas E&P domain…

Boskalis Reports Record Revenue & Order Book

Aug 16, 2012

Dredging & maritime works specialists Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. reports a 12% increase in revenue in first half year report 2012.HIGHLIGHTS·         Record revenue of EUR 1.4 billion·         EBITDA of EUR 255 million·         Net profit of EUR 102…

Swiber Holdings Report Profit Surge

Aug 15, 2012

Singapore-based offshore energy group Swiber Holdings issues its Q2 & HY 2012 financial report.Swiber Holdings provide offshore construction, offshore marine, subsea & offshore development services.2Q 2012 highlights: Net Profit surges 66…

GEST Comments on Mark-Up of New "Five Year Plan"

Jul 19, 2012

The Gulf Economic Survival Team today commented on the House Natural Resources Committee’s mark-up of H.R. 6082, a bill that seeks to replace the President’s “Five-Year Plan” for Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) oil and gas leasing.“We applaud…

NOIA Supports House Alternative 5 Year Offshore Lease Plan

Jul 17, 2012

–National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) formally informs House Natural Resources Committee of its support of HR 6082 –National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) President Randall Luthi has sent the following letter to House Natural…

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