Mermaid Secures Contract For Survey In The Middle East

By Mermaid Maritime Press Release September 15, 2017 Mermaid Maritime Public Company Limited (“Mermaid”) is pleased to announce that its Middle East business unit has been awarded a long-term cable survey contract in the Middle East with an estimated value of USD 7 million. The highlighted package of work, due to commence in the third [...]

2017-09-15T12:41:06-04:00September 15th, 2017|Categories: Offshore Energy|Tags: |

Global Marine Extends UK Footprint

By Global Marine Systems Press Release August 31, 2017 Chelmsford, United Kingdom - The Global Marine Group (GMG), a market leader in offshore engineering services to the renewables, telecommunications and oil & gas industries, announced today that it has expanded its operations base in the United Kingdom to include the Port of Blyth, Northumberland. Blyth, a [...]

2017-08-31T13:33:05-04:00August 31st, 2017|Categories: Offshore Energy|Tags: |

Tampnet To Acquire Telecom Infrastructure In The Gulf Of Mexico From Broadpoint

Press Release . Acquisition allows Tampnet to introduce new services and technology in the Gulf of Mexico . Strengthens Tampnet’s network infrastructure for the benefit of all customers . Enters into a long-term strategic roaming agreement with a leading telecom carrier   Tampnet Inc., the US subsidiary of the Norwegian-based leading offshore high capacity and [...]

2017-08-30T15:17:20-04:00July 21st, 2015|Categories: Offshore Energy|

Alcatel-Lucent and Nextgen Group To Deliver Fiber-Optic Submarine Broadband Connectivity To Oil And Gas Production Facilities In North West Australia

By Alcatel-Lucent Press Release Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext and NYSE: ALU) and Nextgen Group, a leading supplier of network connectivity, data centre facilities and cloud services in Australia, will roll out a 2000 km undersea cable system between Darwin and Port Hedland, in North West Australia. The subsea fiber-optic cable system will provide the INPEX Ichthys Liquefied [...]

2017-08-30T15:18:20-04:00May 12th, 2014|Categories: Offshore Energy|

Nexans submarine cables to boost BKK’s power supply network in Norway

By Energy Business Review, Staff Writer Nexans has received a contract from to BKK Nett to enhance reliability and capacity of Norway's power supply network with installation of its advanced submarine cables. Under the €78m contract, the company will install 420kV XLPE (cross-linked polyethylene) insulated submarine cables as part of a new power link crossing [...]

2017-08-30T15:22:26-04:00February 7th, 2014|Categories: Offshore Energy|

German Environment Ministers Visit Nkt Cables’ Submarine Cable Production In Cologne

By Your Industry News nkt cables’ f2c (flow to customer) factory in Cologne received an official visit from Environmental Ministers from two regional German government bodies on September 13th. The visit was part of a joint initiative of a group of companies and organizations within the German offshore wind industry. With the group’s focus on [...]

2017-08-30T15:22:55-04:00November 6th, 2013|Categories: Offshore Energy|

Global Marine Systems, Triasmitra Agree to Form Joint Venture

Subsea cable installation companies Global Marine Systems, Ltd. and PT Ketrosden Triasmitra have announced their agreement to form a joint venture to provide subsea cable engineering and installation services to the telecommunications and oil & gas industries within the Indonesian market. The partnership between the two companies will see the installation of more than 600km [...]

2017-08-30T15:23:16-04:00September 19th, 2013|Categories: Offshore Energy|

Ocean Specialists Inc. Achieves Major Milestone in Gulf of Thailand Offshore Fiber Network

By OSI Ocean Specialists Inc. (OSI) reports that 11 major oil and gas company offshore platforms located in the Gulf of Thailand are now connected to shore via a submarine fiber optic network. This caps a six-year, groundbreaking involvement by OSI in developing the initial technical feasibility and then the detailed commercial business model development [...]

2013-06-24T09:20:22-04:00June 24th, 2013|Categories: Offshore Energy|

ECFS Consortium Selected Xtera for Upgrading its Caribbean Festoon Subsea Cable System

By Xtera Communications Eastern Caribbean Fiber System (ECFS) Consortium has selected Xtera Communications Inc. (Xtera), a leading global provider of optical networking solutions, for the upgrade of its festoon subsea cable system. ECFS subsea cable system is made of 10 segments, connecting Tortola in the British Virgin Islands to Trinidad at the south of the [...]

2013-04-29T08:57:20-04:00April 29th, 2013|Categories: Offshore Energy|