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Sleipnir installs Dana Petroleum’s P11-Unity platform

Heerema’s semi-submersible crane vessel Sleipnir has installed Dana Petroleum’s new P11-Unity platform. At 395 metric tonnes, this is one of the world’s smallest platforms. The contract was awarded by HSM Offshore, which fabricated the platform...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Crew member crushed by tween deck pontoon

The Nautical Institute discusses a crew member dying after getting stuck between a pontoon and a bulkhead in a recent Mars Report. According to the Institute, the operation lacked good communication, co-ordination, and control.Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Foreship deploys drones for draught surveys

According to Foreship draught surveys employing drones improve the accuracy of readings as well as the speed and safety of the survey process. Following successful trials, the marine engineering company has added the method to...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Stena Embla completes sea trials

The last of Stena Line’s three new ferries destined for the Irish Sea has completed its sea trials in China’s Yellow Sea. Stena Embla is the latest next generation RoPax vessel that is being constructed...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk