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what will Pemex
what will Pemex's plans mean for OSV owners?
Offshore Support Journal July 2014
Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex) is making all the right noises about the biggest challenge in its 76-year history: transforming itself from a coddled and stolid public monopoly into a sleek and ...
Innovation, the secret of De Hoop
Innovation, the secret of De Hoop's success
Offshore Support Journal July 2014
Speaking to OSJ in June, Patrick Janssens, who took over De Hoop in a management buy-out several years ago, explained that yards in the De Hoop group currently have a number of projects underway for ...
Remote-operated deployment system could reduce costs
Remote-operated deployment system could reduce costs
Offshore Support Journal July 2014
Deep Blue Engineering UK Ltd, which specialises in engineering design and development for the marine, oil and gas and renewable energy industries, has introduced the Shuttle Sub – a new type of ...
Few slots available at Norwegian yards
Few slots available at Norwegian yards
Offshore Support Journal July 2014
Such is the nature of the capacity crunch at yards in Europe that build offshore support vessels (OSVs) even slots for deliveries in 2017 are filling up. Norway continues to dominate matters both on ...
Enhanced competence ensures survey ops are safe
Enhanced competence ensures survey ops are safe
Offshore Support Journal July 2014
The search for the missing Malaysian Airlines plane MH370 has highlighted just how little we know about the ocean floor compared to the surface of Mars, Venus or the Moon. As BBC Radio 4’s ...
Transas navigation and comms equipment for Baltika
Transas navigation and comms equipment for Baltika
Offshore Support Journal July 2014
Transas navigation and communication equipment has been installed on Baltika, the world’s first oblique icebreaker, which recently completed trials. Baltika was built at the Arctech Helsinki ...
New acquisition  contract for EMGS
New acquisition contract for EMGS
Offshore Support Journal July 2014
EMGS has secured a contract from an as yet unspecified repeat customer. The contract is worth US$1.7 million and is for 3D electromagnetic (EM) data acquisition in the Barents Sea. The company said ...
PGS unveils first-quarter results
PGS unveils first-quarter results
Offshore Support Journal July 2014
PGS has unveiled its first-quarter 2014 results and has described the quarter as “soft”, although it reiterated full-year guidance. The company said it had revenues of US$292.5 million, ...
CGG Veritas: first quarter in line with expectations
CGG Veritas: first quarter in line with expectations
Offshore Support Journal July 2014
CGG Veritas says it had a first quarter that was “in line with expectations” based on solid operational performance. The company said its first-quarter results reflected execution of ...
Aubin group appoints CFO
Aubin group appoints CFO
Offshore Support Journal July 2014
Chemical technology specialist Aubin Group has appointed Katy Gifford as chief financial officer to strengthen its management team and help drive the future growth of the company. She brings over 25 ...
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