Offshore Support Journal
ROVOP invests £4 million in new headquarters and facilities
ROVOP invests £4 million in new headquarters and facilities
Offshore Support Journal December 2014
Subsea specialist ROVOP is investing more than £4 million in a new purpose-built headquarters including training facilities, a full remotely operated vehicle (ROV) underwater test facility and ...
Oil & Gas UK chief executive to retire in 2015
Oil & Gas UK chief executive to retire in 2015
Offshore Support Journal December 2014
Oil & Gas UK, the offshore oil and gas industry’s leading trade association, has announced that its chief executive, Malcolm Webb, intends to retire next year. The exact date of his ...
Helge Lund departs Statoil for BG group
Helge Lund departs Statoil for BG group
Offshore Support Journal December 2014
BG Group has confirmed the appointment of Helge Lund as chief executive and as an executive director with effect from 2 March 2015. Mr Lund is currently chief executive officer of Statoil. Over the ...
Reef Subsea expands into new Port of Blyth premises
Reef Subsea expands into new Port of Blyth premises
Offshore Support Journal December 2014
Reef Subsea and Port of Blyth have announced a service agreement that will see Reef Subsea utilise the mobilisation and demobilisation facilities at the port. Reef Subsea has signed a service ...
Craig Group enters league table of UK’s mid-market private companies
Craig Group enters league table of UK’s mid-market private companies
Offshore Support Journal December 2014
Craig Group has been named as one of the UK’s leading private mid-market companies in the latest annual Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250. The Aberdeen-headquartered global shipping and ...
E&P decline affects survey vessel sector
E&P decline affects survey vessel sector
Offshore Support Journal December 2014
As the frontiers of offshore exploration and production (E&P) move into new and ever-more challenging environments, the survey sector has assumed an increasingly important role. Survey vessels ...
In the line of fire: a new approach to safety
In the line of fire: a new approach to safety
Offshore Support Journal December 2014
You’re in the line of fire!” It sounds as if there’s a war or some kind of conflict in progress. But the offshore oil and gas industry is engaged in a “constant battle” ...
Novel TwinBow hullform could make debut soon
Novel TwinBow hullform could make debut soon
Offshore Support Journal December 2014
In recent years, Norwegian designers have become synonymous with novel bow forms and innovative offshore vessel designs. Usually, these have been developed by established companies, but the latest ...
Cooperation brings training back to base
Cooperation brings training back to base
Offshore Support Journal December 2014
As a city, situated on the country’s west coast, Fosnavåg is probably unheard of outside of Norway and in the offshore industry. However, the city is an especially important one – ...
FSIV can maintain speed and remain manoeuvrable
FSIV can maintain speed and remain manoeuvrable
Offshore Support Journal December 2014
As briefly highlighted in the Guide to OSV Shipbuilders supplement published with the November issue of OSJ, De Hoop shipyard in the Netherlands recently completed Karina, the first example of a new ...
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