Monday, November 20, 2017

Babcock International Group News

Aquaterra Names Hawkes Financial Director

Nick Hawkes (Photo: Aquaterra Energy)

Offshore engineering solutions provider Aquaterra Energy has appointed Nick Hawkes as Financial Director based at the company’s headquarters in Norwich. Hawkes has more than four years’ experience in the oil and gas industry…

Collaborators to Develop LNG Deliveries in North UK and North Sea

From left to right: Michael Cobb, ExxonMobil; Andrew Scott, Babcock; Ian Lindsay, Babcock; Angus Campbell, BSM; Michael Morrison, Orkney; Gavin Barr, Orkney; Mark Gilks, Calor; and Luca Volta, ExxonMobil (Photo: © Colin Keldie)

Aiming to develop the infrastructure, storage and technical support needed to enable safe liquefied natural gas (LNG) operations for customers in the north of the U.K. and North Sea, including bunkering, partners ExxonMobil, Babcock International Group…

ExxonMobil Inks Deal to Collaborate on Caledonia LNG Project

OIC MEETING PHOTO EXXONMOBIL

ExxonMobil, Babcock International Group, Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM), Calor and Orkney Islands Council have signed an agreement to collaborate in the “Caledonia LNG ” project. The aim is to develop the infrastructure…

Bernhard Schulte, Babcock Team-up to develop GSV Vessel

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Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM), a leading global maritime services company, and Babcock International Group, the UK’s leading engineering support services company, are collaborating to develop a ground-breaking Gas Supply Vessel (GSV).

Will You Make the Most of North Sea Decommissioning?

Kirsti Olson

Recent reports indicate that the scale of opportunity arising from North Sea decommissioning is growing, with industry set to spend at least $56.16billion by 2040. As the dedicated North Sea industry forum, Decom North Sea (DNS)…

Babcock Completes DSV Refit for Bibby

Bibby Polaris at Rosyth (Photo: Babcock)

Babcock has completed a contract to undertake a substantial refit on Bibby Offshore’s dive support vessel (DSV), Polaris, at its Rosyth dockyard. The project was Bibby’s largest ever refit package and underlines Babcock’s move…

Attollo Offshore Joins ELITE

Ben Moore (Photo: Attollo Offshore)

Attollo Offshore, an offshore marine operator, has announced it has joined London Stock Exchange Group’s (LSEG) international business support and capital raising ecosystem, for high growth companies, ELITE. The Aberdeen-based company…

Losing Bidders Quiz UK Over $12b Nuclear Decision

The bidders who lost out on Britain's $12 billion contract to decommission nuclear sites have asked the government to explain the result as they decide whether to launch legal action, sources familiar with the matter said. Last month…

Wison Signs MOU for Medium Large Floating LNG Power Solution

WisonShanghai Electric Strategic Cooperation Signing Ceremony (Photo: Wison)

Wison Offshore & Marine has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (“MOU”) on strategic cooperation with Shanghai Electric Power Generation Group. Two parties will join their efforts in medium to large-scale floating LNG power generation barge…

Deal for Floating LNG Powerplant in China

As the proliferation of LNG use spreads rapidly in the maritime and energy sectors, word from China is that Wison Offshore & Marine has signed an MoU with  Shanghai Electric Power Generation Group, on a joint effrot to develop…

MHPS to Boost AQCS Business

Photo Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) have agreed to transfer operations in the domestic after-sale servicing of desulfurization equipment, currently performed by Mitsubishi…

Offshore Decommissioning: New Reefing Solution Unveiled

An Integrated Rigs to ReefsTM subsea layout. (Photo: Xodus)

While the reefing of retiring offshore structures makes sense to many, such projects often struggle to address the regulatory hurdles, public perception and who takes the enduring liability for the asset, says decommissioning specialist Xodus Group…

U.S. Stance Complicates Total's Iran Gas Deal

French oil and gas major Total would have to review its Iran gas project if the United States decided to impose unilateral sanctions on Tehran, given the company's assets in the U.S. market, its chief executive told CNN. Last month, U.S.

Valhalla Marine Sarl rebrands to Glander International Bunkering (Geneva) Sàrl

Switzerland Gregory John Dann Photo Glander International

Valhalla Marine Sarl, Geneva has officially changed its name to Glander International Bunkering (Geneva) Sàrl as of October 6th 2016. This positive development for the Glander International Bunkering group signifies its dedication to building a brand…

Germany's Bilfinger Cuts Costs after CEO Exit

Q2 group adjusted EBITA 65 mln euros vs 93 mln last year. Power division EBITA drops to 9 mln euros; shares up 4.9 pct, top performer on MDAX. German industrial services group Bilfinger, whose chief executive resigned last week after two profit warnings…

Ferguson Appoints Team of Industry and Product Experts

The new team joins Derek Penny, Corporate Development Director outside Ferguson Group Aberdeen headquarters. (L-R: Gordon Bennett, Mick Rash, Judith Verner, Allan Mitchell, Derek Penny)

The Ferguson Group announced the appointment of industry experts to be based at its Aberdeen headquarters. The newly appointed team will offer technical support to the group’s international bases and provide advice and guidance to partners and customers alike.

Dozens of U.S. Companies Bet on Nuclear Power Revolution

The Pentagon's top arms provider and firms partly funded by Silicon Valley billionaires Bill Gates and Paul Allen are among dozens of companies collectively betting more than $1.3 billion that a new wave of nuclear power can be a force to fight climate change.

New MD for Glander Int'l Bunkering (India)

Ajay Menon

Glander International Bunkering is proud to announce that Ajay Menon has been appointed as the Managing Director of Glander International Bunkering (India) Private Limited. Prior to his promotion, Mr. Menon was Senior Bunker/Lubricant Trader & Team Leader in the Dubai office.

New Senior Management at Kreuz Subsea

AJ Jain (Photo: Kreuz Subsea)

Singapore registered subsea solutions provider Kreuz Subsea has named AJ Jain chief executive officer and Balaji Bhashyam as chief operating officer. Jain brings to the CEO role more than 25 years of executive industry experience…

Seanamic Expands Global Umbilical Business

Caley Dive Bell Handling System (Photo: Seanamic Group)

Seanamic Group, is expanding its global umbilicals business with a new Umbilical International facility in Glasgow. Initially it will offer umbilical repair and refurbishment for operators and contractors, in the lead up to full umbilical and cable manufacture.