Latest News for: Offshore construction activity


Biden administration continues its anti-democratic 'sue-and-settle' masquerade

The Hill 14 Sep 2023
The justification for the restrictions — protection of the endangered Rice’s whale — also is hooey, as the restrictions do not apply to the thousands of vessels engaged daily in fishing, construction of offshore wind energy facilities, or other activities not related to fossil energy operations.

Innovex is pleased to announce the appointment of Bonnie Black to its Board of Directors

The Galveston Daily News 14 Sep 2023
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 14, 2023--. Innovex Downhole Solutions, Inc ... This press release features multimedia ... Innovex designs, manufactures, and installs mission-critical drilling & deployment, well construction, completion, production, and fishing & intervention solutions to support upstream onshore and offshore activities worldwide ... PUB.

Saipem lands new contracts worth $910m

Splash24/7 08 Sep 2023
The installation works will be carried out by Saipem’s offshore construction vessels in 2024 ... Micoperi, by Snam Rete Gas for the construction of the facilities for the new floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) to be located in the Adriatic Sea offshore Ravenna, Italy.

Boskalis converts vessel for cable laying operations

Upstream Online 04 Sep 2023
Offshore logistics specialist Boskalis has commenced conversion of a pipe-laying ... These sister vessels have already undergone modifications to become high-end construction support vessels, engaging in a diverse range of offshore activities, Netherlands contractor Boskalis said.

US gives thumbs up for Revolution Wind project off Rhode Island

Splash24/7 23 Aug 2023
The project is expected to create an estimated 1,200 local jobs during the construction phase ... Ørsted and Eversource will begin construction activities on land in the coming weeks and offshore construction will ramp up in 2024, with the project expected to be operational in 2025.

U.S. Approves Revolution Wind to Become Fourth Large, Offshore Wind Farm

The Maritime Executive 22 Aug 2023
The companies acknowledged the milestone for the project saying they remain on track to begin onshore construction activities in the coming weeks. Offshore construction is scheduled to ramp up in 2024 with the project expected to be operational in 2025 ... Construction on the first ...

Woodside, unions remain at odds over wages at Australia's largest LNG facility

Reuters 16 Aug 2023
About 99% of workers at offshore platforms that supply gas to the Woodside facility have voted to authorise the union to take industrial action, with any strike potentially disrupting shipments and sending prices for the super-chilled fuel higher ... "We continue to engage actively and constructively in the bargaining process.".

Saipem secures $700m worth of contracts from Eni Congo and bp

Offshore Technology 11 Aug 2023
Earlier this year, Saipem signed an agreement with Eni Congo for the preliminary engineering and procurement activities including the engineering, procurement, construction, transportation and commissioning of the FPU ... Furthermore, Saipem will provide offshore activities related to the Argos FPU for bp.

Koil Energy Solutions, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2023 Results

The Galveston Daily News 08 Aug 2023
We maintain a constructive outlook on the rest of the year as offshore activity remains strong and we continue to position ourselves to meet the operational and financial goals we set for the year ... Koil Energy Solutions is a leading energy services company offering subsea equipment and support services to the world’s energy and offshore industries.

PSC receives update on Climate Act’s investments & successes

The Record 07 Aug 2023
New York currently has contracted with more than 120 renewable energy and transmission projects in active development or construction, including large-scale solar, land-based and offshore wind ... In 2021, construction was underway on 18 large-scale renewable generation projects, with a total capacity of 856 megawatts (MW).

Scientists Unveil Plans for Underwater AI Bot that Detects Illegal Fishing

Technology Org 01 Aug 2023
The underwater bot will be used to spot illegal fishing and protect marine mammals during offshore wind farm construction ... It will help ensure that offshore construction is sensitive to marine mammal activity and will enable the monitoring of marine protected areas through the real time recognition of illegal fishing activity.”.

BOEM Completes Environmental Analysis for Fourth U.S. Offshore Wind Farm

The Maritime Executive 17 Jul 2023
The Final EIS analyzes the potential environmental impacts of the activities laid out in Revolution Wind’s Construction and Operations Plan ... The decision was released on July 5 with the company announcing that it is on track to begin onshore construction activities in the fall of 2023, with offshore construction ramping up in 2024.

NJ lawmakers narrowly pass bill with millions in wind power tax breaks

New York Post 04 Jul 2023
State Senate Republicans had warned in May that the construction of offshore wind farms could also be contributing to a reported uptick in whale deaths.AP ... The agency has admitted offshore wind construction may “adversely affect” whale populations but has not attributed any deaths to developers’ activities.

South Fork Wind Project Crosses Major Milestone

Long Island Press 23 Jun 2023
Construction and transport barges, tugboats, crew vessels, and protected special observer vessels will be active at the offshore construction site located approximately 35 miles east of Montauk ... and subcontractors that will perform offshore wind farm construction are covered.