OMV enters Namibia

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OMV is taking the next step to expand its exploration business in Sub-Saharan Africa by entering an offshore exploration project in Namibia. This is the third major milestone to build up a significant exploration position in the region after acquiring interests in Madagascar and Gabon in 2013. Read more…

Unique System FZE Announces the Launch of the New Cygnus DIVE MK2 Now in the Middle East Region

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Unique System FZE, a Unique Maritime Group company, which is one of the world’s leading integrated turnkey subsea and offshore solutions provider, is pleased to announce the introduction of the new DIVE MK2 underwater gauge from Cygnus Instruments in the Middle East region. Unique system FZE is the authorized distributor of Cygnus products for the entire Middle East region. Read more…

Nautronix Drive Ahead with Growth Plans – Duo of Senior Management Appointments Announced

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Through water communication and positioning technology company, Nautronix, is pleased to announce the strengthening of its senior management team.  The move is due to the company’s growth within their Survey Services division and the significant opportunities available for their subsea positioning system, NASNet®. Read more…

Intergraph announces that Saipem Enters an Agreement to Standardize on Intergraph® SmartPlant® Technology

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., April 3, 2014 – Intergraph announces that Saipem, a leading engineering, procurement, project management and construction company, has chosen to standardize on Intergraph® SmartPlant® and SmartMarine® Enterprise engineering solutions. The agreement includes Intergraph next-generation 3D design software Smart™ 3D. Read more…

Light Brigade® and FTTH Council Asia-Pacific Join for FTTx Training

Tukwila, WA – April 2, 2014 – Light Brigade, AFL’s education and training division, has been endorsed by FTTH Council Asia-Pacific to enhance fiber-to-the-home (FTTx) training programs in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region. The training initiative will improve workforce skills, productivity and FTTH uptake through FTTH training in the region. Through this partnership, Light Brigade will build student confidence by providing trainees with access to the professional level FTTx training necessary to support the region’s telecommunication networks. Read more…

Bowtech Products Ltd shortlisted as “Employer of the Year” finalist in Grampian Awards for Business Excellence

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Bowtech Products Ltd, a global market leader in subsea vision systems, has been selected by the judging panel of the Grampian Awards for Business Excellence as finalist in the “Employer of the Year” category 2014. Read more…

Seatronics adds Kongsberg Mesotech’s M3 Multibeam Sonar System to its Asia Pacific rental fleet

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Seatronics Pte Ltd, an Acteon company, has purchased Kongsberg Mesotech Ltd’s M3 Sonar System to add to its Asia Pacific rental fleet. The purchase is part of an ongoing investment by Seatronics into cutting-edge technology to support its global marine equipment rental fleet growth and marks a significant improvement in Seatronics’ advanced sonar imaging and profiling capabilities. Read more…

ITWORX wins £500,000 of new business in first quarter of 2014

Aberdeen-based IT and communications specialist ITWORX has won eight contracts in the first quarter of its financial year, with a combined value of over £500,000.00.

The award winning firm is already on track to better its 2013 turnover of £1.7million. Its quarter one results show it has achieved a turnover in excess of £1million for that period. Read more…

Aquaterra Energy wins four year exclusive contract with DONG Energy

Aquaterra Energy, the offshore engineering solutions provider, has been awarded a four year exclusive frame agreement with DONG Energy to provide Drilling Installation Support Services for its Hejre development.  DONG Energy is one of the leading energy groups in Northern Europe.  Headquartered in Denmark and part-owned by the Danish government, it generated £8.1 billion in revenues in 2013. Read more…

L-3 MAPPS Selected to Design the Integrated Platform Management System for the Royal Canadian Navy’s Arctic/Offshore Patrol Ship Project

MONTREAL, March 27, 2014 – L-3 MAPPS announced today that it has been selected by Lockheed Martin Canada to support the design activity of the Integrated Platform Management System (IPMS) for the Royal Canadian Navy’s (RCN) new class of Arctic/Offshore Patrol Ships (AOPS). Lockheed Martin Canada is one of AOPS Prime Contractor Irving Shipbuilding’s Tier 1 suppliers for delivering the AOPS vessels as part of the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy (NSPS). Under an initial contract, L-3 MAPPS, with over 250 employees in Montreal, Quebec, will design the IPMS subsystem for the new vessels.

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