Daily Archives: November 22, 2016

Fire reported onboard Scarabeo 5 offshore Norway

Statoil has reported that a fire occurred this afternoon (Nov. 22) in an engine room aboard the Scarabeo 5 semisubmersible drilling rig at 17:30 CET (UTC+1). Read Full Article Here For more great articles: <a href=http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/offshore-rss/~3/Q0LnA1MAzQE/fire-reported-onboard-i-scarabeo-5-i-offshore-norway.html target="_blank" title="Fire reported onboard Scarabeo 5 offshore Norway” >Offshore RSS Feed

LNG-fueled car carrier Auto ECO christened in Zeebrugge

By LNG World News Image courtesy of EngieThe first LNG-fueled pure car and truck carrier built for United European Car Carriers, equally owned by NYK and Wallenius Lines was christened on Monday in the port of Zeebrugge. The vessel departed the NACKS shipyard in Nantong, China in September and arrived in Belgium on Thursday, November…

Oil rig salvage: what have we learnt from Lewis?

In August the TransOcean semi-submersible oil rig Winner became grounded on the Isle of Lewis in the Western Isles of Scotland. Given the significant environmental risks associated with oil spills, this incident has naturally caused concern. So how e… Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Technology

NADL: Near-term market outlook ‘extremely challenging’

By Offshore Energy Today North Atlantic Drilling Limited (NADL), a provider of harsh environment offshore drilling units, and a subsidiary of Seadrill, sees the near-term demand for its services as “extremely challenging.” The company posted a revenue of $136.7 million , down from $194.4 million in the third quarter of 2015, as the contract of…