Albatros Topside Has Landed

The heavy-lift jack-up vessels Pacific Osprey and Innovation have transported and installed the offshore substation topside on the EnBW Albatros offshore wind farm in the German North Sea. Pacific Osprey had loaded the topside in Rotterdam. In the construction area, the Innovation lifted the topside on the monopile foundation. The

Telford Offshore lands EPCI project in Mexican Gulf

Dubai-based offshore services provider Telford Offshore has been awarded multiple pipelaying and construction services contracts by Mexican offshore construction company Grupo Protexa. Grupo Protexa will charter three multi-purpose vessels with dynamic positioning class 3 (DP3) capability for a total of 400 days. The vessels will be deployed

Large-scale conversion project on offshore platform Molikpaq

While the refit of heavy lift capacity onboard an offshore rig might sound mundane, Liebherr’s project to replace and modernize cranes on the offshore platform Molikpaq operated by Sakhalin Energy, a unit subjected to some of the world’s harshest conditions, is anything but mundane. The modernization project

Norwegian oil companies expect surge in investments

Billion dollar investments in the Norwegian oil sector is headed for a significant surge, projects the Norwegian Oil and Gas Association. Norwegian Oil and Gas Association takes its optimism about future oil investments in Norway to a higher level. The industry association expects that investments levels shall reach more then NOK

Port of Brest Getting Ready for Offshore Wind Project

The marine renewable energy (MRE) hub being built in France’s Port of Brest has reached an important milestone after a 900-meter dike was connected to a wharf. The reclaimed area between the dike and the wharf will be filled out by dredged sediments in two stages, from October 2019 to April 2020, and

Roll Group Explains TP Transport Concept

Roll Group has developed a detachable base frame for the onshore transport of transition pieces using its self-propelled modular transporter (SPMT). According to the Dutch company, the frame is designed so it allows the transport to be carried out at ground level and avoids the need for heavy crawler cranes. This concept

Vestas Receives WindFloat Atlantic Order

The WindPlus consortium has signed a firm order with MHI Vestas to provide three V164-8.4 MW turbines for the WindFloat Atlantic project situated near the coast of Northern Portugal. The 8.4 MW turbines will be the largest and most powerful wind turbines ever installed onto a floating foundation at sea. “This firm