EPC contract signed for Brazilian Oil & Gas FPSO

Kongsberg Maritime has signed a contract with the Brazilian oil service company OSX, a part of EBX Group, to supply an Automation, Control, Electrical & Telecom (ACET)-package on an Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) basis for the OSX1 (former Nexus-1) FPSO. The FPSO will operate offshore Brazil to the Brazilian oil company OGX.

Field Study Probes 2mg/Kg H2S

According to the International Safety Guide for Oil Tankers and Terminals (ISGOTT), H2S content in liquid could produce an equivalent atmospheric concentration in the ratio of 1 (by weight) to 100 (by volume).

Berg Propulsion selected for United Faith

Berg Propulsion’s innovative feathering controlled pitch propeller has been selected by United Faith (Hong Kong) Group subsidiary Celestone Marine Engineering Co. Ltd, as part of a deal that looks to equip up to four state-of-the-art semi-submersible heavy lift vessels with complete propulsion systems.

Fincantieri established JV in the United Arab Emirates

On the occasion of EURONAVAL, the world’s most important exhibition in the naval defence sector, now in its 22nd edition, Fincantieri has announced the setting up in the UAE of ETIHAD SHIP BUILDING, a Joint Venture with Melara Middle East and Al Fattan Ship Industries.

Rolls-Royce Signs Agreement with STX Engine

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has signed an agreement with STX Engine Co. Ltd. STX Engine, based in Korea, will become a packager ofRolls-Royce industrial gas turbine generating sets in the Asia Pacific region.

Kongsberg Maritime Engineering Acquires PortSide

Kongsberg Maritime Engineering (KME) has signed an agreement for the acquisition of the Sandefjord, Norway based company, Portside AS, which provides consulting, engineering and specialist services within process, technical safety including health, safety and environment (HSE), electro and project management.

Vizada launches new maritime VSAT service

Vizada, the leading independent satellite communications provider, today launches its proprietary VSAT (Very Small Aperture Terminal) fixed satellite communications service, the latest addition to its maritime broadband portfolio.