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22nd
FEB

Norwest Gears Up for Xanadu Survey Off Western Australia

Norwest Energy has received the State Government regulatory approvals to proceed with its planned Xanadu 3D seismic survey, offshore Western Australia. Now that the approvals have been granted it is...

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22nd
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Hai Long All Set for PPA

The 300MW Hai Long offshore wind farm has secured all approvals and permits and the next step will be executing the power purchase agreement with Taipower, Mike Crawley, President and Chief Executive...

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22nd
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DOF Secures Work for Three Vessels with Petrobras in Brazil

DOF has secured contracts for three ROV Support Vessels (RSV) with Petroleo Brasileiro (Petrobras). All contracts have a firm duration of three years and can be extended for another two years, the...

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22nd
FEB

EU Okays Danish Seafarer Scheme Extension to Offshore Wind Fleet

The European Commission has approved the extension of a scheme supporting the maritime transport sector in Denmark to new types of vessels, including the ones working in the offshore wind industry....

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22nd
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Fugro Wraps Up Final Stage of Saint-Nazaire Survey

Fugro has completed the final stage of geotechnical investigations to provide information for the detailed design of turbine foundations at the Saint-Nazaire offshore wind farm off the Atlantic coast...

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22nd
FEB

Siemens Gamesa Signs Training Deal with UK College

Siemens Gamesa has entered into a partnership with the North Lindsey College for the provision of apprenticeship training in the UK. The two parties will develop a customized program that will...

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22nd
FEB

Boskalis Buys Into Horizon Group

Royal Boskalis Westminster has acquired a 62.5% majority stake in the UAE-based Horizon Group, a provider of marine geophysical and geotechnical services. According to Horizon, the remaining 37.5%...

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22nd
FEB

Corell Services Joins Formosa 1 Team

UK-based Correll Services Ltd has secured a contract to provide subsea and land cable termination and testing works on the Formosa 1 Phase 2 offshore wind farm in Taiwan. The contract has been...

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22nd
FEB

Wind Power Grows in Europe?s Electricity Mix

Wind energy provided 14% of the EU?s electricity in 2018, which is an increase from 12% in 2017, according to statistics by WindEurope. Last year, wind power capacity rose by 11.3GW in Europe,...

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21st
FEB

Boskalis Acquires UAE Marine Services Provider Horizon

Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis) has acquired a 62.5% stake in the Horizon Group (Horizon), a provider of marine geophysical surveys and geotechnical services from United Arab Emirates. The...

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