Monday, July 22, 2019

Fleet Management News

Wind Energy Marine Selects NSSLGlobal

Image: NSSLGlobal

NSSLGlobal signed a three-year contract with offshore support vessel provider Wind Energy Marine.The contract comprises the deployment of NSSLGlobal’s FusionIP VSAT terminal alongside its Oceanic Dynamics system aboard Wind Energy Marine’s new Crew Transfer Vessels (CTVs) operating from Nordsee Farm…

DNV GL Unveils Renewable Energy Data Platform

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DNV GL is launching GPM Horizon, a data monitoring platform with full integration of current and future renewable energy systems including solar PV, wind and energy storage assets. GPM Horizon enables future-proof fleet management by bringing digitalization technologies and integrated renewables systems together in one platform…

ATR Opens Facilities in Kazakhstan

Photo courtesy of Centurion

ATR, a Centurion company, has opened a new base in Kazakhstan as the company looks to capitalize on recent business growth in the region. The business will initially employ 12 new personnel, 10 of which are local content, with plans to double the team over the next 12 months.

ATR and Centurion Merge

A merger between Centurion Group and ATR Group is to create a global player in the oil and gas rental equipment and services market with a combined turnover of over £100 million. The group will operate from bases in the U.K., Netherlands, Caspian, Singapore, Australia and the U.S.

IOCs Stress on OSV Fuel Management Performance

Enginei screen Photo Royston

Growing insistence by international oil companies (IOCs) that oilfield contract vessels (OSVs) are fitted with fuel monitoring systems has prompted an upsurge in interest in marine engine monitoring systems. Diesel power specialist Royston reports that it is equipping…

CWind Awarded O&M Crew Transfer Contract

Photo: Crown Estate

CWind, a provider of integrated services to the wind industry, announced it has won a three-year contract to supply crew transfer services during the operations and maintenance (O&M) phase at Gunfleet Sands offshore wind farm (OWF) off the coast of Essex. The CWind…

Radio Holland Inks Service Deal with BW Fleet Management

The Service Agreement with BW Fleet Management is for 13 vessels

Radio Holland, part of Imtech Marine, has concluded a service agreement with leading tanker, gas and offshore maritime group BW Fleet Management (BWFM). The two-year agreement covers all the navigation and communication equipment onboard 13 LPG vessels. Radio Holland also provides remote support for these vessels.

New CEO for Evergas

Mr. Steffen Jacobsen is appointed as CEO courtesy Evergas

Mr. Jacobsen joined Evergas 1 February 2015 as Vice President, Fleet after almost 35 years in Maersk. He brings a wealth of leadership experience in both commercial and technical management, having amongst other positions headed Maersk Tankers fleet management for 9 years.

Sweden's Nuclear Operators Say New Tax Means Earlier Shutdowns

The operators of Sweden's nuclear power plants say their older reactors may have to shut earlier than planned due to higher taxes proposed by a new coalition government. The new left-wing government, which includes the anti-nuclear Green party, has proposed increasing taxes on nuclear power capacity by 17 percent from 2015…

New CTruk Design Targets Work Farther Offshore

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While debate continues about the most efficient way to serve offshore wind installations farther out to sea, CTruk has been quietly forging ahead with a new OWSV designed to safely deal with rougher seas, longer transits and tougher assignments without neglecting the comfort of passengers and crew, the company said.