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UAV Being Used for IFA2 Cable Protection

British technology and aviation business, Flylogix, announced the completion of a series of UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) operations in the Solent and Channel to provide live video of National Grid’s Interconnexion France-Angleterre 2 (IFA2) cable installation to help coordinate maritime response to threats to the cable.

Van Oord, Cablel Pick First Subsea’s CPS

Van Oord and Cablel has selected First Subsea to supply cable protection systems (CPS) for the Export Cables and Cross Over Protection for TenneT’s Net op zee Hollandse Kust (zuid) offshore wind farm located 20 kilometers off the coast of The Hague in the Netherlands.

HC2 Announces Sale of Huawei Marine Networks Joint Venture

HC2 Holdings, Inc., a diversified holding company, announced that its Marine Services Segment, Global Marine Group (GMG), has agreed to a sale of its stake in Huawei Marine Networks Co., Limited (HMN), its 49% joint venture with Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., to Hengtong Optic-Electric Co Ltd. 

Tekmar Wins Offshore Wind Farm Contract in Taiwan

Tekmar Energy continue their expansion into the Asia offshore wind market with a substantial award in Taiwan from repeat client Seaway 7 for wpd’s 640MW Yunlin project.

Cable Ship Charter Extended for Works off Angola

The current charter agreement of cable laying vessel Bourbon Oceanteam 101 (CSV “BO 101”) has been extended until mid-first quarter 2020 with possible further extension options well into 2020.

Singapore’s Kim Heng Group Aims at Taiwan OWC Projects

Kim Heng Offshore & Marine Holdings Limited, an established integrated offshore and marine value chain services provider based in Singapore, announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Kim Heng Shipbuilding & Engineering Pte Ltd (KHSE), has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with an established subsea cable installer to collaborate with each other in respect of the offshore windfarm cable-laying projects in Taiwan.

Tekmar Group Makes 3rd Acquisition with Pipeshield

Tekmar Group plc, a market-leading technology provider of subsea protection systems is pleased to announce that it has signed a sale and purchase agreement for the acquisition of Pipeshield® International ltd from its founder Steven Howlett.

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