Offshore Vessel News Roundup | June 26 – Crewboat deliveries and orders, new FLNG for Indonesian waters and more

A new crewboat has been delivered to a US operator while a Dutch firm places a rebuilt anchor handler in service. A UK builder launches a catamaran crewboat ordered by a repeat customer. Orders include those for six crewboats, a daughtercraft, and a floating gas processing unit. Workboat enters service with Netherlands’ Emar Offshore Services […]

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Genting selects Chinese firm to build FLNG for deployment off Indonesia

Rendering of Genting's new FLNG to be deployed off West Papua, Indonesia

The Genting Group, via subsidiaries Genting Oil and Gas and Layar Nusantara Gas, have awarded an engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning (EPCIC) to China’s Wison New Energies for a new floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility with an output of 1.2 million tonnes...

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COLUMN | Drip, drip, drip: Marinakis orders eight PSVs; DSOC jackup moves; Paratus and Northern Ocean raise capital [Offshore Accounts]

There was only one story in offshore this week, the news that Greek shipowner Evangelos Marinakis has doubled down on this bet on the platform supply vessel (PSV) market by making the single biggest order in the entire segment in the last decade. His Capital Offshore has placed an order for four firm diesel-electric, DP2, […]

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UK E&P company to focus operations on Southeast Asia

UK-based exploration and production specialist Longboat Energy has confirmed the strategic pivot of its business to focus on Southeast Asia following the sale of its 50.1 per cent holding in Longboat JAPEX Norge. Following a detailed review of its areas of geographic operation, the board and...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/offshore/exploration-development/offshore-exploration/uk-ep-company-to-focus-operations-on-southeast-asia/

Genting awards FLNG construction deal worth over $1bn to Wison New Energies

Malaysia’s Genting has contracted Chinese company Wison New Energies for the construction of a 1.2m tonnes per annum FLNG facility in West Papua, Indonesia, in a deal valued over $1bn. The contract executed by Genting subsidiaries, Genting Oil & Gas Sdn Bhd and PT Layar Nusantara Gas (PTLNG), for...

https://splash247.com/genting-awards-flng-construction-deal-worth-over-1bn-to-wison-new-energies/

Singapore authorities respond to oil spill following vessel strike

Spill cleanup operations near the Port of Singapore's Pasir Panjang Terminal

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and other local partners have deployed assets in response to an oil spill at the Port of Singapore’s Pasir Panjang Terminal on Friday, June 14. The MPA said oil had spilled from one of the cargo tanks of the locally-registered bunkering vessel...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/shipping/tankers/singapore-authorities-respond-to-oil-spill-following-vessel-strike/

VESSEL REFIT | FPSO Marechal Duque de Caxias – Processing platform to be deployed in Brazil’s Mero oil field

FPSO Marechal Duque de Caxias, which will be deployed in Brazil's Mero field

Chinese shipyard CIMC Raffles has completed conversion work on a floating production storage and offloading unit (FPSO) for Malaysian shipowner MISC. The vessel, which has been renamed FPSO Marechal Duque de Caxias, will operate in Brazil’s offshore waters under charter with state-owned oil company Petrobras. CIMC Raffles said this is the first FPSO conversion project […]

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COLUMN | The demise of Diamond Offshore: Lessons for the future [Offshore Accounts]

Last week saw Noble Corporation cement its place as the great consolidator in the offshore drilling industry recovery. Seven days ago, Noble announced that it was buying Diamond Offshore Drilling in a stock plus cash transaction valuing the company at around US$1.6 billion, a deal unanimously...

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