Terry Highlands, CEO of Coastline Maritime said, "Our ships, constructed at Drydocks World - Pertama yard, are the world's largest multi-purpose offshore construction vessels
. The projects could not have been realized without the focus on high safety standards, technical expertise and teamwork evident at the yard."
Subsea 7's pipelaying- and offshore construction vessel
, Seven Oceans has received the Ship of the Year award.
"The offshore construction vessel
will undergo an upgrade and life extension project for Technip UK."
The work will be carried out by the offshore construction vessel
BOA SUB C and other vessels.
Work will commence immediately on a contract to convert the Bibby Sapphire from an offshore construction vessel
to a dive support vessel.
Ultimately, the 2,500 tonne pipe laying system will form part of a large deep-sea offshore construction vessel
Aker Marine Contractors will carry out the contract with the new offshore construction vessel
BOA SUB C.
Late last year the Port of Blyth also struck a deal with Northumberland neighbours IHC Engineering Business to host the firm as it constructs a 2,500-tonne vessel pipe-laying system, which will eventually be shipped to form part of an offshore construction vessel
being assembled by Petroface.
The 140m MPI Resolution, a jack-up offshore vessel, was berthed at Sunderland's Greenwells Quay awaiting a new job; the Maersk Responder, an offshore construction vessel
, is currently docked at the port for a month on a mobilisation project; and the Normand Pioneer underwent a cable-spooling operation in Sunderland before heading out to sea.
Leighton International Offshore Oil and Gas division has unveiled a new pipe-lay and offshore construction vessel
in Batam, Indonesia.