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February 2015 Issue

Bainbridge International USA, Canton, Massachusetts, has been appointed to be the sole distributor of a range of hydrogenerators for the United States and its territories. The partnership will strengthen the company’s U.S. presence. Watt&Sea.

Fugro, Leidschendam, Netherlands, has been commissioned to supply another vessel to carry out underwater search activities for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. The Fugro Supporter will scan sections of the Southern Indian Ocean search area. Governments of Australia and Malaysia.

Ocean Call Srl, Venice, Italy, has been appointed as a distributor of environment-friendly products for onboard equipment cleaning and maintenance throughout Italy. The Ocean Call team has more than 25 years of experience supplying marine equipment. TRAC Ecological.

Oceaneering International Inc., Houston, Texas, has entered into a two-year, multiservice vessel charter agreement for use of the Ocean Alliance in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The vessel is expected to perform subsea inspection, maintenance and repair projects. Shell Offshore Inc.

SMD, Wallsend, England, has confirmed an order for a Quasar MkII 150-horsepower, 3,000-meter-rated ROV. The system includes an A-frame, umbilical winch and dual control system. It is scheduled to be delivered in the second quarter of this year. Jan de Nul.

N-Sea, Zierikzee, Netherlands, has extended its charter agreement concerning its offshore subsea construction vessel. The Siem N-Sea, a dive, multisupport and construction vessel, is one of N-Sea’s fleet of six dive support and specialist intervention vessels. Siem Offshore.

Techno-Sciences Inc., Beltsville, Maryland, has been selected to deploy their search and rescue network infrastructure solutions and next-generation medium Earth orbit search and rescue systems, totaling nearly €5 million. Governments of Cyprus, Brunei and Argentina, and NASA.

Yara Marine Technologies, Oslo, Norway, has won a contract to deliver six exhaust gas cleaning systems in 2015. The vessels are currently under construction at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard in Korea and will be supplied to the owner in 2016. Undisclosed.

Alphastrut, Bellshill, Scotland, has been awarded a six-figure contract to provide raised access flooring on the Ivar Aasen Northern North Sea development. The system will cover a total of 450 square meters and was selected for its ability to offer a subfloor cable management system. Det norske.

Bibby Subsea, Houston, Texas, has signed a three-year contract to charter a new vessel. The Brandon Bordelon is an ultralight intervention vessel and will commence charter in August 2015, primarily operating in the Gulf of Mexico. Bordelon Marine.

McDermott International Inc., Houston, Texas, has been awarded a contract to install the offshore jacket, deck and piles for the Ayatsil-A drilling platform in the Bay of Campeche Ayatsil field. The value of the award is included in McDermott’s fourth-quarter backlog. Pemex.

Sound & Sea Technology Inc., Lynnwood, Washington, was awarded a purchase order with cost share totaling $162,000 for a desktop study, database and GIS development to support an offshore wind turbine foundation design effort. A U.S. Department of Energy award of $2.8 million will allow for the detailed engineering design. Lake Erie Development Corp.

ADIL, Aberdeen, Scotland, has been awarded a contract to deliver a new Web-based system that will allow the operator to manage operational risk and improve transparency across its North Sea assets. The deal marks the first delivery of the tool. Centrica Energy.

EFC Group, Aberdeen, Scotland, has completed a £1.3 million contract to design and build a BOP and diverter control system installed on board a jack-up drilling rig. Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Offshore Co.

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