Up to £1 million of European funding is up for grabs now to help NOF members upskill their workers thanks to AIS Connect.
Scaffolders across North East England can now get all the training they need in one place thanks to AIS Training becoming fully accredited by the Construction Industry Scaffolders Record Scheme (CISRS).
AIS Training’s state-of-the-art Aberdeen training centre has been approved to deliver the much sought-after OPITO Stage 3 & 4 Rigger Competence Assessment.
The Board of Directors of DeepOcean (“Board”) announced today that COO Ottar Mæland will take over the responsibilities as acting CEO of DeepOcean. After leading the Company through a successful ownership change, the current CEO of DeepOcean Bart Heijermans has decided to step down from his position as CEO effective 18 November 2017, but has agreed to remain on the Board as a non-executive director.
DeepOcean AS, a subsidiary of DeepOcean Group Holding BV (DeepOcean), today announced that it has been awarded a long term subsea inspection, maintenance and repair (IMR) Frame Agreement by Aker BP ASA.
Maersk Training will be supporting the offshore wind industry at the Offshore Wind North East 2017 Conference and Exhibition on Thursday 9 November 2017 in County Durham.
Andrew Hodgson is stepping down as CEO of Tyneside-based subsea engineering specialist
Soil Machine Dynamics Ltd. (SMD).
DeepOcean has deployed Coda Octopus’ Echoscope real-time 3D sonar system on DONG Energy’s Race Bank offshore wind farm project in the UK.
Industrial training specialist, AIS Training is helping construction workers from Northern Ireland upskill to prepare for lucrative new wind contracts in Belfast.
Leading industrial trainer, AIS Training has appointed a new IRATA rope access instructor to join the growing team at its new state-of-the-art training facility in Westhill, Aberdeen.
Tekmar Energy has recently achieved independent approval for the design and manufacture of its PU bend restrictors for compliance to the American Petroleum Institute’s (API) 17L1 & 17L2 specification for flexible pipe ancillary equipment.
When oil and gas giant, Cape needed to improve the safety and efficiency on painter blaster projects in the Middle East it turned to AIS Training for help.
Osbit Ltd, the offshore engineering and technology company, has secured its first project in the China offshore wind market for the delivery of one of its innovative and reliable crew-transfer ‘walk-to-work’ access systems.
Due to confidence in future demand and business growth, Tekmar Energy, the market leading specialists in Cable and Subsea Protection Systems for the Offshore Energy markets has recently welcomed several new additions to its ever-expanding team.
Soil Machine Dynamics Ltd (SMD) are pleased to announce the signature of a contract with Kokusai Cable Ship Co. (KCS) for the design and manufacture of cable lay equipment and a plough A-frame, to be installed on KCS’s new purpose-built cable laying vessel.
Royal IHC and Subsea 7 have signed a contract for the design and build of a new reel lay vessel. This high specification vessel will be capable of installing complex rigid flowlines including pipe-in-pipe systems.
Leading industrial trainer, AIS Training is expanding its global reach after opening a training centre in Vietnam.
Maersk Training will be supporting the global wind turbine blade industry at this year’s Blade Inspection, Damage & Repair Forum in Brussels, Belgium.
Newcastle University will today unveil its newly-refurbished Emerson Cavitation Tunnel as part of a £2.5m investment in marine engineering.
PD Ports has signed a contract at its Felixstowe-based warehouse operation to handle the UK warehousing for one of the world’s largest bicycle brands.
Cramlington-based pharmaceutical ingredients manufacturer, Sterling Pharma Solutions is investing in a training programme with AIS Training to improve the safety and competency of its engineers and boost performance.
On the 2nd October there will be a roundtable at Hartlepool College of Further Education, and on the 4th October there will be a roundtable at JDR’s European Service centre in Newcastle upon Tyne.
Osbit Ltd, the offshore engineering and technology company, has been awarded a project to deliver an innovative boat landing and access system, which will be fitted to a GMS jack-up accommodation vessel destined for DONG Energy’s Hornsea Project One Wind Farm.
Dedicated deck equipment engineers at
Soil Machine Dynamics (SMD) have successfully completed work on an electric drive dual-purpose winch and Launch and Recovery System (LARS) to accompany an order from Shanghai Salvage for a Quasar Work Class ROV. The equipment will be used for salvage operations in deep waters around the world, with an assured maximum working depth up to 6000m.
Up to £1.3million of European funding is up for grabs to help North East businesses upskill their workers thanks to AIS Connect.
TELE-FONIKA Kable (“TFKable Group”), a leading global producer of wires and cables, today announces that regulatory approval for its acquisition of JDR Cable Systems (Holdings) Ltd. (“JDR”), a premier supplier of subsea umbilicals and power cables to the offshore energy industry, has been granted.
Osbit Ltd, the offshore engineering and technology company, has completed its first project for Seajacks with the delivery of a bespoke access system for the world’s most advanced offshore wind farm installation and maintenance vessel, Seajacks Scylla.
Leading offshore geoscience and geotechnical engineering consultancy, Cathie Associates, are pleased to announce the opening of operations in the USA with the appointment of a Vice President.
Tekmar Energy (Tekmar), the European based market leading specialists in cable protection systems (CPS) for Offshore Windfarms has recently been awarded a large contract to protect array cables on the 400MW Binhai North H2 Offshore Windfarm project, in the Jiangsu province of China.
Come and visit us on the 31st August at the official launch of our state of the art training centre (1pm-4:30pm), there’s Tours, free Hog Roast, and the chance to try out Rope Access.
Tekmar Energy (Tekmar), global leaders in cable and SURF protection, has recently completed the successful delivery of j-tube seals and bend restrictors for the Oseberg Vestflanken 2 project.
Soil Machine Dynamics is relocating its
servicing operations to Port of Tyne’s Tyne Dock estate in South Shields. The Tyneside based manufacturing company is already a global leader in building remotely operated vehicles (ROVs), deployed underwater in the global oil and gas, telecommunications and renewables industries.
DeepOcean has acquired French company Searov Offshore SAS and has expanded its presence in West Africa.
PD Ports’ new £6M ship to shore crane is now in operation following an official opening ceremony at Teesport as part of the port operator’s strategic growth plans.
A group of female students from schools across the North East have been learning how to create beautiful roses from metal as part of a special event to inspire and encourage more women into engineering.
The Port of Tyne in North East England has appointed Lucy Armstrong as its new Chair.
Osbit Ltd, the offshore engineering and technology company, has successfully delivered an innovative hybrid monopile cleaning tool to Van Oord, designed to support the efficient installation of offshore wind turbine foundations.
JDR Cable Systems (Holdings) Ltd. (“JDR”), a leading supplier of subsea umbilicals and power cables to the offshore energy industry, today announces that it is to be acquired by TELE-FONIKA Kable (“TFKable”). The transaction is subject to regulatory approval.
JDR, a leading supplier of subsea power cables and umbilicals to the global offshore energy industry, has officially opened its European service centre in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, to deliver greater service value for clients and facilitate continued growth.
A new state-of-the-art industrial training centre in Aberdeen has received its first approval from oil and gas training body OPITO to run Banksman Slinger courses.
Tekmar Energy (Tekmar), the market leading specialists in cable protection systems (CPS) for Offshore Windfarms has been awarded a contract by VBMS to supply its 7th generation of TekLink CPS, bellmouths and cover disks for ScottishPower renewables’ East Anglia ONE Offshore Windfarm.
DeepOcean has been awarded an EPCI contract for performing remote hyperbaric tie-in of the oil export pipeline on the Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea.
DeepOcean has been awarded a contract by Norddeutsche Seekabelwerke GmbH (NSW) for export cable transportation, installation and trenching services, all related to the Merkur offshore wind farm development located in the German Bight.
Tekmar Energy (Tekmar), the market leading specialists in cable protection systems (CPS) for Offshore Windfarms has been awarded a contract by VBMS to supply its 7th generation of TekLink CPS, bellmouths, cover disks and hang-offs on Blyth Offshore Windfarm, the world’s first 66kV Offshore Windfarm. The wind farm is wholly owned by EDF Energies Nouvelles and is being built by EDF Energy Renewables.
Darlington based Deep Ocean has won a contract with United Arab Emirates to carry out trenching and backfilling services on a 56km offshore power cabling project. It will be the third project the subsea trenching and cabling specialists have worked on in the region.
Following an extensive upgrade and modernisation programme, a remotely operated vehicle designed and manufactured by Tyneside-based subsea engineering specialist
Soil Machine Dynamics Ltd (SMD) has successfully completed its first round of projects burying offshore power cables.
JDR, a leading supplier of subsea power cables and umbilicals to the global offshore energy industry, has been selected by WindPlus as the preferred cable supplier for the Windfloat Atlantic (WFA) 25MW floating wind farm.
Training and skills specialist, AIS Connect has been approved to offer apprenticeship training by the Government’s Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) - opening the doors to more employer-led apprenticeships for the North-East region.
North Shields manufacturer, Formica Group has signed a deal with industrial training specialist, AIS Training to improve the safety and competency of some of its factory workers within the engineering department and boost overall performance.
Tekmar Energy (Tekmar), the market leading specialists in cable protection systems (CPS) for Offshore Windfarms has recently been awarded a contract by VBMS to supply 130 of its patented TekLink® CPS on E.On’s/Statoil’s 385MW Arkona Offshore Wind Farm project in the German Baltic Sea.
Over 1000km of JDR’s Inter-Array Cables have been installed since 2010. We are the only supplier to reach this milestone. This is the equivalent to 100 laps around the historic motor-racing circuit of Monza…
Seabird droppings or ‘guano’ is costing the global wind industry millions of pounds a year in delays and clean-up costs but a new product and service is set to eradicate the problem for good after a successful pilot showed ‘astonishing’ results.
NOF Energy, the UK energy sector business development organisation, is hosting a significant supply chain event in Humberside to enable local companies to establish new relationships with international energy services company Wood Group.
Industrial training specialist, AIS Training has secured a three year contract with Wood Group to manage and deliver the company’s UK training.
Cimteq Ltd, a software provider for the design and manufacturing of subsea cables and umbilicals, announces that JDR Cables Systems Ltd (JDR), has awarded Cimteq a contract to implement CableBuilder. CableBuilder is the world leader in engineering and costing software for the wire and cable industry.
Queen’s award-winning manufacturer and industrial trainer, Advanced Industrial Solutions (AIS) is creating 12 new jobs as it celebrates ten successful years in business, which have seen it grow from a home-run business into a multi-million-pound global company.
A North East port has bucked national trends to record a second year of record turnovers.
Soil Machine Dynamics Ltd (SMD) are pleased to announce the signature of a contract with Consolidated Contractors Company (Underwater Engineering) S.A.L. for the manufacture and delivery of a hard ground subsea trenching machine. SMD will design and build a BT500 Burial Tractor (500hp) complete with a full power and control system.
UK based Tekmar Energy (Tekmar) has successfully supplied its market leading patented TEKLINK® Cable Protection System (CPS) to protect the underwater power cables as they enter the wind turbine foundations on the prestigious Formosa 1 Phase 1 Offshore Windfarm project, the first offshore windfarm in Taiwan.
DeepOcean AS, a subsidiary of DeepOcean Group Holding BV (DeepOcean), has been awarded an engineering, procurement, fabrication and installation (EPCI) contract for wear protection on the risers at the Troll C platform in the Norwegian Sea.
JDR, the leading supplier of subsea power cables and umbilicals to the global offshore energy industry, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Magma Global (Magma), the manufacturer of high performance carbon fibre and Victrex PEEK thermoplastic composite pipe, m-pipe ®.