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FOR UNEXPLODED ORDNANCE SUBSEA VISION ADD ANOTHER COUGAR Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 @ 09:50:11 GMT (53 reads)
PRODUCT NEWS

 Press Release: Subsea Vision has added a forth Saab Seaeye Cougar XT to its fleet.

The 2000 metre-rated Cougar is to assist in unexploded ordnance (UXO) disposal.

The ROV is used to locate and identify UXOs, which can include excavating the seabed to see the objects more clearly. The Cougar then lays a charge alongside the UXO, ready for remote detonation from the surface Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Officer. 

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SubC Imaging launches SubC DVR software v5 Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 @ 09:38:58 GMT (41 reads)
PRODUCT NEWSSubC_Imaging writes "

 SubC Imaging is excited to introduce latest version of its  SubC DVR software, version 5. Based on valuable input from users and a detailed analysis of the industry’s  current needs, this version includes a  significant number of  improvements over previous versions.

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SubC Imaging equipment part of HMAS Sydney shipwrecks expedition Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Friday, July 10, 2015 @ 13:18:19 GMT (405 reads)
SURVEY NEWSSubC_Imaging writes "

SubC Imaging equipment part of  HMAS Sydney shipwrecks expedition

 

SubC Imaging have worked with Curtin University and the Western Australian Museum to successfully survey the shipwrecks of Australian warship HMAS Sydney (II) and the German raider HSK Kormoran in the Indian Ocean 200 km west of Shark Bay, Western Australia. The water depth at the site is approximately 2500m. 

 

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US offshore rig count continues to rise Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Thursday, July 09, 2015 @ 00:00:00 GMT (439 reads)
OFFSHORE NEWS

 HOUSTON – The Baker Hughes weekly rig count finds the number of offshore drilling rigs continues to creep up, reaching a total of 29, one more than the prior week.

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Technip outlines operational responses to oil price decreases Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Wednesday, July 08, 2015 @ 17:03:57 GMT (493 reads)
ONSHORE NEWS

 PARIS – Technip has begun a restructuring plan and has accelerated its cost reduction in response to the decrease in oil prices.

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ROS LTD. Supply ROVOP Subsea LEDs Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Friday, July 03, 2015 @ 15:51:55 GMT (462 reads)
PRODUCT NEWS

ROSRemote Ocean Systems Ltd. (Aberdeen, Scotland) is pleased to announce the sale of a significant number of subsea LEDs to ROVOP, an independent provider of subsea remotely operated vehicles (ROVs).


 
 
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Shandong to acquire Northern Offshore Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 @ 12:24:01 GMT (486 reads)
ACQUISITION/MERGER NEWS

HOUSTON – Shandong Offshore (Bidco) has agreed to acquire drilling contractor Northern Offshore (OSE: NOF) for around NOK 1.3 billion ($165 million).

Assuming shareholder approvals, the acquisition should be completed during the first half of August.

 

 

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Statoil to cut up to 2,000 staff, consultants Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 @ 09:36:07 GMT (1046 reads)
JOB NEWS

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Norwegian oil and gas company Statoil says it will lay off up to 1,500 staff and 500 consultants by the end of 2016 to slash costs.

The state-controlled company said Tuesday the layoffs are a continuation of a cost-cutting program started in 2013, "well ahead of the current downturn" and the slump in the oil price.

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The Power of One Percent Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Monday, June 15, 2015 @ 16:15:37 GMT (756 reads)
INSPECTION NEWS (Subsea)

Deep TrekkerIt is very easy for companies to fall into a habit of “this is how we have always done it” or “if it ain’t broke don’t fix it.” There are many articles, motivational posters, white papers, blogs and cartoons all across the online media world outlining the downfall of stagnation in business. There are also many more advocates for innovation now compared to previous decades, most likely due to all of the content pushing innovation on us.

Via: Cody Warner, Deep Trekker Inc. 

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FMC Technologies Slashes More Norway Jobs Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Monday, June 15, 2015 @ 00:00:00 GMT (770 reads)
JOB NEWS

 Houston-based subsea specialist, FMC Technologies, has reportedly started a next stage of workforce reduction in Norway as it marks a drop in offshore activity and feels the cost control sting from the oil companies.

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Fastest ROV Sprints with Sonardyne SPRINT Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Friday, June 12, 2015 @ 00:00:00 GMT (774 reads)
PRODUCT NEWS

MMTMMT, specialists in high-resolution marine surveys, has successfully completed offshore integration trials of their new high-speed remotely operated vehicle with Sonardyne International’s SPRINT inertial navigation system.

The 2,000 meter rated vehicle, named Surveyor Interceptor, has been developed by MMT to improve the speed and efficiency of seabed mapping and pipeline inspections surveys. Its revolutionary design features a hydrodynamic hull and powerful drivetrain enabling the vehicle to travel at up to six knots, around 50% faster than conventional Work-class ROVs. The accuracy of SPRINT complements the vehicle’s state-of-the-art imaging and mapping sensors, resulting in improved survey data quality and substantially reduced ‘cost per kilometer’ of surveys.

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Aker Solutions Cuts Up to 200 Jobs in Subsea Division Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Thursday, June 11, 2015 @ 16:45:15 GMT (702 reads)
JOB NEWS

 Aker Solutions has notified employees at its subsea services facility in Ågotnes, Norway, that it has become necessary to adjust the plant’s workforce capacity because of a decline in activity in the Norwegian market.

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McDermott contracts Asset Guardian for pipelay vessels Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Thursday, June 11, 2015 @ 00:00:00 GMT (584 reads)
CONTRACT AWARDS

 LIVINGSTON, Scotland – McDermott Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. has contracted Asset Guardian Solutions Ltd. to provide theAsset Guardian software management suite to protect and manage software on several pipelay vessels.

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Fugro completes wellhead monitoring project for BP in deepwater GoM Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 @ 10:32:54 GMT (572 reads)

FugroHOUSTON – Fugro has successfully completed a year-long wellhead monitoring project for BP Americas Inc. measuring BOP stack motions and calculating wellhead fatigue in the Gulf of Mexico.

The drilling campaign was conducted in 6,000 ft (1,829 m) of water and used the Fugro Wellhead and Riser Instrumentation Service (WARIS).

 

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First Åsgard subsea compression kit heads to seafloor Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 @ 10:29:39 GMT (541 reads)
OFFSHORE NEWS

Aker Solutions STAVANGER, Norway – The North Sea Giant vessel has begun offshore installation of the modules for the Åsgard subsea gas compression project in the Norwegian Sea.

This is designed to extract a further 282 MMbbl from the Åsgard field.

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