The medical challenges of offshore operations

As offshore projects move further out to sea, crew and personnel transfer times lengthen, requiring medical care to be available in situ in the event of an emergency.

TenneT and HSM Offshore to Load Out First Borssele Steel

TenneT and HSM Offshore will hold a load-out ceremony for the jacket foundation of the Borssele Alpha transformer ...

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India Schedules Meetings with Offshore Wind Developers

India's Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) will meet with the companies and the consortia which expressed ...

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Fugro Wraps Up Saint-Nazaire Survey Campaign

Fugro has completed a geotechnical survey campaign at the 480MW Saint-Nazaire offshore wind farm in France.

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Ørsted Deploys AXYS FLiDAR WindSentinel Off New Jersey

Ørsted has deployed the AXYS FLiDAR WindSentinel floating LiDAR at the federally leased area some 10 miles (approx. ...

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AUV Put Through Paces at Teesside Offshore Wind Farm

A consortium comprising of the R&D UK Centre of EDF Energy, UTEC, an Acteon company, and Partrac Ltd completed an ...

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Ørsted Launches New Round of East Coast Skills Fund

Ørsted has opened the second round of its East Coast Skills Fund for applications, with GBP 55,000 available for ...

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GSS Sets Up Joint Venture with Taiwan's Hwa Chi Construction

Scotland-headquartered GSS Marine Services and Taiwan’s marine construction company Hwa Chi Construction Co. Ltd. ...

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OHT Orders Offshore Wind Foundation Installation Vessel

Norway's OHT has signed a contract with China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) in Jiangsu, China, for the ...

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Merkur Inter-Array Cables In Position

Deutsche Offshore Consult GmbH (DOC) has completed the supervision of the inter-array cable installation at the ...

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Pacific Orca Installs First Turbine at Beatrice OWF

Swire Blue Ocean's jack-up vessel Pacific Orca has installed the first of the total of 84 Siemens Gamesa 7MW wind ...

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WindEurope Spotlights Turkey’s Floating Wind Potential

Turkey has a huge floating offshore wind potential and could significantly support the deployment of the floating ...

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Happy Star Brings First DeBu TPs to Cuxhaven Port

BigLift's cargo ship Happy Star brought the first eleven transition pieces for the Deutsche Bucht (DeBu) offshore ...

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Van Oord to Buy MPI Offshore from Vroon

Van Oord has signed an agreement with Vroon Group to acquire MPI Offshore, a specialist offshore wind installation ...

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MCC Readies MPI Adventure for London Array Blade Repair Job

M.C. Construction (Cleveland) has completed the fabrication and mobilisation of steelwork for MPI Adventure ahead ...

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Danes Track Offshore Wind Cost Slide

The Danish Energy Agency has launched an updated levelized cost of energy (LCoE) calculator which shows that costs ...

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German Offshore Wind Delivers 9.04 TWh in First Half of 2018

Germany’s total offshore wind yield amounted to 9.04 terawatt hours (TWh) in the first half of 2018, of which ...

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Jan De Nul Acquires MPI Discovery and Part of MPI Business

Jan De Nul Group and Vroon Group have signed agreements to transfer part of the offshore business of MPI to Jan De ...

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German Offshore Platform Tested for Air Leaks

Bremerhaven-based engineering specialist b.offshore has carried out Door Fan Tests on TenneT's HelWin beta offshore ...

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Deepwater Wind Takes Steps to Prevent Fishing Gear Issues

US offshore wind developer Deepwater Wind has adopted a procedure designed to prevent impacts to commercial fishing ...

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Kriegers Flak to Power Healthcare Company and Bio Innovator

Global healthcare company Novo Nordisk and bio innovator Novozymes have signed a long-term Power Purchase Agreement ...

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First New York Offshore Wind Auction Set For Late 2018

The New York State Energy Research & Development Authority (NYSERDA) will procure approximately 800MW of offshore ...

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Ørsted, Tekmar Strike Borssele Deal, Long-Term Partnership

Tekmar Energy has won a contract to provide its patented Cable Protection System (CPS) TekLink® Mechanical Latch ...

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Marine Scotland Working on Planning and Licencing Framework

Marine Scotland has invited tenders related to the re-let of the Scottish Government's 2014 “Framework Agreement ...

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Peter Madsen Rederi Wraps Up Horns Rev 3 Gig

Denmark-based marine contractor Peter Madsen Rederi A/S (PMR) has completed the construction of a new set of stone ...

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Alicat Finalizes Richards Dry Dock and Engineering Buyout

The UK-based Alicat Workboats Limited has concluded a management buyout of Richards Dry Dock and Engineering from ...

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Vattenfall and Per Aarsleff Form Danish Nearshore Connection

Vattenfall has awarded Per Aarsleff A/S with a contract to supply and install the onshore grid for the Vesterhav ...

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