Rigs/Vessels: North Sea & Europe

MacGregor signs contract with Kleven shipyard

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has received a major order from Kleven in Norway for six comprehensive deck handling equipment packages.

Songa Dee ready to resume drilling on Gullfaks

Songa Offshore says its drilling rig Songa Dee has completed its special periodic survey in Invergordon, northern Scotland, and has left the yard.

Statoil continues offshore Norway drilling slowdown

Statoil has extended the suspension periods for three of its contracted rigs offshore Norway due to continued overcapacity.

Alewijnse wins electrical installation contract on Seawell

Alewijnse Marine Systems has won a contract for the full electrical refit of the diving support vessel Seawell, owned by Helix Energy Solutions Group.

Premier contracts Safe Scandinavia for Solan

Premier Oil UK has exercised a one-month option for use of the Safe Scandinavia semisubmersible accommodation vessel at the Solan platform west of Shetland.

Dolphin receives 3D seismic contracts in West Africa and India

Dolphin has received multiple 3D seismic contracts in West Africa and India.

Cygnus joins Fletcher platform supply vessel fleet

Fletcher Shipping has taken delivery of the newbuild platform supply vessel FS Cygnus, boosting its PSV fleet to four.

UK association revises mooring, offloading guidelines

Oil & Gas UK has published two updated sets of guidelines for operators of FPSOs, FSUs, and offtake tankers on the UK continental shelf.

4Subsea secures contract on pilot well offshore Norway

Det norske oljeselskap ASA has awarded 4Subsea a contract for the monitoring of conductor loads on a pilot well at the Ivar Aasen field in the North Sea.

Sevan conducting floater studies for North Sea, offshore Falklands

Sevan Marine says it is working on studies for cylindrical-shaped floating systems for five development projects.


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