SembCorp Marine through Jurong Shipyard signed signed an LOI to construct a huge new semi-submersible crane vessel (SSCV) with 20,000-tonne lifting capacity for Dutch contractor Heerema Offshore Services.
Sinopacific is expecting to finalise soon a $400m module fabrication contract for work on the Yamal LNG development in Siberia, Russia. Sinopacific will provide the first batch of modules for Package A and Package B of Package Four, each weighing up to 50,000 tonnes. 18 more words
Jurong Shipyard has secured a $696m contract to convert a shuttle tanker into an FPSO vessel for Odebrecht-Teekay JV’s Libra project offshore Brazil.
Jurong Shipyard has signed a sales and purchase agreement to acquire engineering firm SSP Offshore for $21m. The key assets of SSP Offshore include its flagship SSP Floater technology, a circular hull form which could be used for deepwater drilling, FPSO, FDPSO, FLNG, well test, early production and logistic hub applications, as well as customized for region-specific operating requirements, harsh environments, and arctic conditions.
Teekay intends to use one of its oldest shuttle tankers Navion Norvegia for conversion into the hull of Libra EWT FPSO at Jurong Shipyard. The monohull ship has a deadweight of 130,000 tonnes and was built in 1995.
BW Offshore is lining up three separate contracts with Asian yards for the construction of the Catcher FPSO in UK North Sea. Japan’s IHI Aichi will design and construct the FPSO, while Keppel Shipyard or Jurong Shipyard will get the integration contract. 16 more words