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Sunday, 31 July 2011 19:00

Stimulating work

Baker Hughes' latest fracturing and stimulation vessel, the Blue Tarpon, is designed for operations in the Lower Tertiary play of…
Published in OE: 2011 / August
Wednesday, 06 July 2011 19:00

Sea change

The proliferation of modern specialist vessels serving just about every sector of the offshore oil & gas business has not…
Published in OE: 2011 / July
On 1 July 2011, Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) announced that it reached an agreement with The Rezayat Group of…
Tuesday, 07 June 2011 19:00

Berthing the fledgling FLNG breed

With floating LNG facilities now widely acknowledged to be a key enabler for exploiting stranded gas reserves, Trelleborg Marine Systems'…
Published in OE: 2011 / June
Saturday, 30 April 2011 19:00

Jackup installer at the cutting edge

Finland's Wärtsilä and Norway's Aker Solutions are combining their respective fields of expertise to develop the ultimate environmentally friendly offshore…
Published in OE: 2011 / May
The world's largest cargo barge – Heerema's H-851 – announced its arrival on the offshore scene in 1988 when installing…
Published in OE: 2011 / April
Tuesday, 01 March 2011 18:00

Oleg set to join the SHL fleet

Seaway Heavy Lifting will shortly take delivery of its second heavylift crane vessel, the state-of-the-art Oleg Strashnov. David Morgan looks…
Published in OE: 2011 / March
Tuesday, 01 February 2011 18:00

ROVs ahead of the game

Exploration and production at greater depths and a heightened emphasis on safety could mean even bigger roles for ROVs in…
Published in OE: 2011 / February
Tuesday, 01 February 2011 18:00

Safe passage for Sonangol crews

With a year of incident-free operation in West Africa under their belt, Steve Douglas and David Brittan reckon combining the…
Published in OE: 2011 / February
Tuesday, 01 February 2011 18:00

Learning to get along

The old rivalry between ROV pilots and divers appears to be breaking down, as both sides recognize the considerable benefits…
Published in OE: 2011 / February
Thursday, 30 December 2010 18:00

Taking stock of new orders

It’s amazing how little it takes for perspective on a business to change more or less overnight and be seen…
Published in OE: 2010 / December
Monday, 25 October 2010 19:00

Keeping a watch on over-supply

One or two recent asides from major seismic contractor bosses implies that they expect that the global seismic fleet to…
Published in OE: 2010 / October
Sunday, 08 August 2010 19:00

Surfing the technology wave

Andrew McBarnet detects a shift of emphasis in the marketing of marine seismic.The marine seismic industry is well used to…
Published in OE: 2010 / August
Sunday, 08 August 2010 19:00

Delving deeper

Heavy lifting, drilling and pipelay solutions provider Huisman has designed and built rock dumping systems before, notably for Tideway's Rollingstone…
Published in OE: 2010 / August
Sunday, 08 August 2010 19:00

Arctic aspirations

With a major Russian Arctic contract already in the bag for next year, the Tideway Group is looking at early…
Published in OE: 2010 / August