Finnish azimuth propulsion system specialist Steerprop has signed a five-year contract with Norway’s Siem Offshore. Under the contract, Siem will use the Steerprop Care Premium propulsion monitoring system on the three 5,500
platform supply vessels
Scorpio Group controlled Hermitage Offshore Services Ltd. (HOFSQ:OTC), which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on August 11, has announced the winning bidders in the bankruptcy auction of its remaining fleet. It says
FEBRUARY 26, 2018 — Richmond, B.C., based Corvus Energy says that it has been selected by SEACOR Marine and Kongsberg Maritime as the supplier of lithium ion-based energy storage systems (ESS) for
DECEMBER 27, 2017 — SEACOR Marine Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SMHI) has acquired four foreign flagged platform supply vessels (PSVs). SEACOR and the sellers agreed to keep the exact terms of the transaction
Ultrapetrol says it is “exploring alternative courses of action to remedy the situation, including negotiations with Petrobras and employment in other offshore markets.”Ultrapetrol’s Offshore Supply Business continues to operate six PSVs with Petrobras under Brazilian flag or with Brazilian Special Registries (“REB Rights”).
Additionally, the non-Brazilian flagged RSV UP Coral has recently commenced a six-year contract to provide subsea support services to Petrobras, while the two laid-up North Sea vessels, UP Agate and UP Jasper, are currently participating in tenders to enter service with Petrobras as an RSV subsea support vessel and a PSV with REB Rights, respectively.
MAY 27, 2015 — Norway’s World Wide Supply AS is to lay up two of its fleet of six new generation platform supply vessels. All six 80.1 m, 1,500-tonne deck capacity vessels
MARCH 5, 2015 — Eight offshore service vessels under construction at China’s Wuhu Xinlian Shipyard will have MacGregor dry bulk cement handling systems. The fully automated pneumatic systems will be installed on
AUGUST 25, 2014 — Wärtsilä is using this week’s ONS 2014 event in Stavanger, Norway, to launch its new Low Loss Hybrid (LLH) system. It utilizes different power sources in combination with
JULY 10, 2014 — Wilson Sons (Brazil) and Damen Shipyards Group have signed a contract that will see two Damen PSV 5000 platform supply vessels built at Wilson Sons Guarujá II (SP)
MAY 18, 2014—Canada’s Atlantic Towing will add four new Platform Supply Vessels to its fleet, after securing long-term contract with ExxonMobil Canada Properties and Hibernia Management and Development Company Ltd. to support