Offshore News

Crane Vessel Sleipnir Sets New Record for Platform Jacket Lift

By The Maritime Executive 08-12-2020 09:08:17

The world's largest crane vessel, Heerema's Sleipnir, has lifted and removed the steel jacket of the iconic Brent Alpha pl...

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Hermitage Offshore Files Bankruptcy Due to Prolonged Market Slump

By The Maritime Executive 08-12-2020 02:25:12

Faced with the prolonged downturn in the offshore market combined the 2020 impact of COVID-19, Hermitage Offshore Services announc...

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Temasek Backs Away From $3B Bid for Rig Builder Keppel

By The Maritime Executive 08-10-2020 09:50:22

Singaporean state investment firm Temasek has backed out of a bid to buy a controlling stake in Keppel Corp., the parent company o...

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Video: Two Swimmers Found Clinging to Oil Rig's Anchor Chain

By The Maritime Executive 08-09-2020 03:19:31

On Friday evening, the Invergordon RNLI lifeboat rescued two friends who were stranded on the anchor chain of a cold-stacked...

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Royal Navy Dispatches Survey Ship to Help Reopen Port of Beirut

By The Maritime Executive 08-07-2020 04:38:46

The Royal Navy survey ship HMS Enterprise will soon get under way for Lebanon as part of a package of UK military support for Beir...

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Order for Commercial Application of Uncrewed Surface Vessels and ROVs

By The Maritime Executive 08-05-2020 04:49:19

Efforts are underway to accelerate the development and commercial use of uncrewed, remotely operated vessels in the construction a...

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BP Charters Solstad Vessels for Western Australia Exploration Effort

By The Maritime Executive 08-04-2020 08:46:02

Solstad Offshore ASA and BP Developments Australia have entered into a contract to support BP’s upcoming LNG exploration eff...

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Agreement for Next Generation Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

By The Maritime Executive 08-03-2020 09:22:17

With strong and growing interest in off-shore wind tribune installations, a new design was unveiled for the next generation of win...

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Exxon and Chevron Post Multi-Billion Dollar Losses

By The Maritime Executive 07-31-2020 08:31:41

On Friday, both ExxonMobil and Chevron posted multibillion-dollar losses due to an oversupplied energy market and low demand cause...

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Rig Operator Noble Corp. Files for Chapter 11

By The Maritime Executive 07-31-2020 02:13:18

Noble Corporation, the offshore rig owner previously known as Noble Drilling, is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in order to shed...

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