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Wednesday, 25 January 2017 04:15

ECA to develop 6000m water depth AUV

French research institute Ifremer has chosen French robotics and automation firm ECA Group to develop an ultra deep autonomous underwater…
Monday, 23 January 2017 04:00

Reach Subsea signs three-year charter

Reach Subsea has agreed a three year charter for Havila Shipping's subsea vessel Havila Subsea for three years. The agreement includes…
Wednesday, 04 January 2017 04:08

SMD founder made a MBE

Dr Tony Trapp, executive chairman of Osbit and leading figure in the north east England offshore industry, has been awarded…
Sunday, 01 January 2017 00:00

Herding AUVs

Elaine Maslin reports on the launch of a new concept in AUV deployment, which sees six vehicles deployed in conjunction…
Published in OE: 2017 / January
Sunday, 01 January 2017 00:00

Internet of autonomy

Unmanned autonomous systems and the internet of things are two phrases that are bandied about a lot. But, it’s not…
Published in OE: 2017 / January
Magseis has been awarded a contract from ConocoPhillips for a full azimuth 4D seabed seismic acquisition survey in the North…
A clean energy startup based in Southern California is developing a power supply for remotely operated vehicles, which draws on…
Thursday, 01 December 2016 00:00

Composite composure

Elaine Maslin surveys some of the firms creating new solutions for bonded thermoplastic composite pipes. Magma’s 2in jumper being put…
Published in OE: 2016 / December
Thursday, 01 December 2016 00:00

Fighting wellhead fatigue

Jerry Lee examines Trendsetter Engineering’s Tether BOP system, which aims to curb fatigue and improve wellhead performance. Close-up of a…
Published in OE: 2016 / December
Thursday, 01 December 2016 00:00

Wireless wells 

For the first time, wireless technology has been used downhole on a subsea well. John Sheehan speaks with FMC Technologies…
Published in OE: 2016 / December
Thursday, 24 November 2016 04:22

EU clears way for FMC, Technip merger

FMC Technologies and Technip been cleared by the European Commission to go ahead with a merger. The firms are set…
Monday, 21 November 2016 04:06

Flash Tekk pick Saab's Panther XT Plus ROV

Flash Tekk Engineering has chosen the Saab Seaeye Panther XT Plus ROV as a key diving support vessel resource. Flash…
James Fisher Subsea (JF Subsea), a division of James Fisher Marine Services (JFMS), has reduced inspection downtime to 2% for…
Wednesday, 09 November 2016 04:19

Bibby completes Shell contract, wins a second

Subsea services firm Bibby Offshore has completed one contract and has started a second for Shell on the major's Corrib…
Wednesday, 09 November 2016 03:20

SAE nets ocean bottom contract

Houston-headquartered SAExploration has won a ca.US$35 million contract to provide a 3D deepwater ocean-bottom marine project in West Africa. SAE…