Latest News for: Offshore construction activity


Not enough Irish ports can aid push for offshore wind energy target, report finds

The Irish Times 21 Sep 2022
... for constructing offshore wind farms, according to a report published by Wind Energy Ireland (WEI) ... Enhanced ports and harbours are needed for large-scale offshore installations by supporting construction, operation and maintenance activities.

Helix Energy Solutions Announces Two-Year Contract Extension with Petrobras for Siem Helix 2

The Facts 19 Sep 2022
The Siem Helix 2 is a purpose-built, advanced well intervention vessel capable of performing a wide range of subsea services including production enhancement, well decommissioning, subsea installation, offshore crane and Remotely Operated Vehicle operations, offshore construction and emergency response.

Shawcor Receives Contract Award for Darwin Pipeline Duplication Project, Offshore Northern Australia

Eagle-Tribune 09 Sep 2022
Kevin Reizer, PPG President added “The global offshore pipeline construction industry is entering a multi-year period of robust activity, driven by the rising need for energy supply and energy security. As the world’s leading provider of offshore pipeline coating solutions, Shawcor is excited to be involved in this project.

TEPCO starts work on facilities to release treated water into ocean

Asahi News 04 Aug 2022
4 on construction of facilities to release treated radioactive water into the sea from its crippled Fukushima No ... TEPCO will keep monitoring seawater daily during the offshore construction work and suspend the activity if it finds any abnormalities in the monitoring data ... The utility plans to start constructing the tank in December at the earliest.

Boom time: Marine construction vessel market tightens

Upstream Online 01 Aug 2022
... vessels and drilling rigs is tightening amid a ratcheting up of offshore oil, gas and wind activities.

Schlumberger Announces Second-Quarter 2022 Results and Raises Full-Year Outlook

Egypt Commercial News 30 Jul 2022
Well Construction revenue increased 12% sequentially due to higher land and offshore drilling activity both in North America and internationally, in addition to improved pricing ... Profitability was boosted by the seasonal recovery in the Northern Hemisphere, higher offshore and ...

Saipem teams up with Aramco and Saudi construction player for national EPC champion initiative

Upstream Online 14 Jul 2022
Saipem said it has a “long-running collaboration” with Aramco that includes the execution of a wide set of activities, from onshore and offshore engineering and construction to drilling activities, with onshore and offshore rigs.

Offshore wind company partners with N.J. university to train protected species observers

NJ 10 Jun 2022
Once certified, the observers will be utilized by Ocean Wind 1 and other regional offshore wind farms during site investigations, construction and operational activities to monitor, record and share sightings of North Atlantic Right Whales and other protected marine life.

Cenovus to restart West White Rose oilfield project next year

Reuters 31 May 2022
Major construction activities in West White Rose project, which is expected to add 14 years of production to the White Rose oilfield, were suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak in 2020.

Letter: No nuclear

The World 11 May 2022
A problem with offshore industrial activity such as wind farm construction or oil rig drilling is it can act as the cover story for installation and/or refurbishment of seabed missile silos ...

Kosmos Energy Announces First Quarter 2022 Results

Hastings Tribune 09 May 2022
mooring piles have been pre-installed offshore and work on the FPSO in the shipyard continues with mechanical completion activities and inspection testsHub Terminal. construction continues on schedule ... the offshore construction campaign is expected to commence in May 2022Drilling.

Seven downsides to Australia’s dangerous property obsession

The Observer 08 May 2022
Property is Australia’s default religion ... This affluence is increasingly problematic ... Satyajit Das. Read more ... It creates well-paid, difficult-to-offshore, local construction jobs. Policymakers can influence activity through zoning laws, land releases, home ownership incentives, interest rates and loan availability. It is popular with voters ... ... Read more ... .

Wind farms cash in on contract loophole

The Times/The Sunday Times 07 May 2022
At least two newly constructed offshore wind farm projects have delayed activating their contracts to supply power to consumers at a fixed price, enabling ...

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