Posts Tagged ‘shipyard’

Petrobras cash allays Sevan debt doubts

by on September 28, 2012 12:39 pm BST
The Brazilian state oil company has now coughed up the cash to cover reimbursement of a higher-than-expected mobilisation fee, as well as import tax, for the Norwegian rig contractor’s newbuild cylindrical unit Sevan  Brasil, according to a bourse statement from the Oslo-listed rig contractor on Friday.The

Transocean announces 10-year contracts from Shell for four newbuild ultra-deepwater drillships

by on September 28, 2012 10:22 am BST
Transocean announces 10-year contracts from Shell for four newbuild ultra-deepwater drillshipsHOUSTON -- Transocean has been awarded 10-year contracts for four newbuild dynamically positioned ultra-deepwater drillships by Royal Dutch Shell. Shipyard delivery for the first drillship is scheduled for mid-2015. The remaining three drillships are expected to be delivered from the

Papa Terra costs hole BW’s bottom line

by on August 30, 2012 8:39 am BST
Costs on the job being carried out at China’s Cosco Dalian Shipyard have ballooned as it has required a much larger conversion scope than originally planned, while work has also been stalled by late completion of engineering and slow progress on key deliveries, the Oslo-listed company reported.BW is

Havyard scoops PSV order

by on August 28, 2012 12:18 pm BST
The shipyard has scooped a single order worth around Nkr 300 million ($) for a next generation 832 PSV, but has not identified the shipowner involved.Delivery of the unit, which will have reduced fuel consumption capabilities, is slated for the second quarter of 2014.“This contract is agreed on the conditions of