Latest News for: Seabed assets


Ex-Navy chief questions security of UK’s offshore assets amid Ukraine tensions

AOL 10 Oct 2022
Does the minister think three patrol ships are sufficient and what work is being undertaken to review the level of protection of these incredibly important national assets on the seabed in view of the current war in Europe and the possibility of a world war?”.

Is the Indian Navy ready for Seabed Warfare?

Financial Express 06 Oct 2022
In recent years, there has been a surge in interest in activities aimed at exploiting the economic resources of the seabed, as well as the vulnerabilities resulting from states’ increasing reliance on seabed infrastructure, most notably undersea cables, which are estimated to carry 95 percent of all international digital data ... Chinese assets.

New leaks discovered on Nord Stream gas pipelines, Russian sabotage suspected

Business Day 29 Sep 2022
Norway is now Europe’s biggest gas exporter and its largest energy companies said Wednesday that they are boosting security around their offshore assets. . The Nord Stream pipelines traverse the Baltic Sea to Germany from Russia, running on the seabed in international waters ... Police in Denmark and Sweden are investigating the events ... Bloomberg.

How Putin could have carried out Nord Stream pipeline attack

Yahoo Daily News 28 Sep 2022
Putin submarine - TASS / Barcroft Media. Three offshore lines of the Nord Stream pipeline system supplying Germany with Russian gas suffered “unprecedented” damage on Monday ... The old Soviet Union’s submarine force was highly regarded by Western naval chiefs for its ability to operate specially designed seabed engineering assets during the Cold War.

How much is King Charles III worth?

Moneyweek 23 Sep 2022
Not unless you count assets, worth tens of billions, that are owned by the monarch in trust as sovereign, or “in right of the Crown” ... And biggest of all is the Crown Estate, a sprawling property portfolio with $17.5bn in net assets, including Regent Street, Ascot racecourse and virtually the entire seabed of the UK up to 12 miles from the coast.

UKHO: The next generation of navigation technology will transform shipping

SAFETY4SEA 21 Sep 2022
One example close to home for the UKHO is the Centre for Seabed Mapping (UK CSM) ... We are inviting UK Government organisations involved in seabed mapping, who share common interests in optimising the UK’s national maritime assets, to become a member of the newly unveiled UK CSM.

The $17 billion estate that helps pay for the royal family – from Regent Street ...

Business Insider 18 Sep 2022
The assets of the Crown Estate are worth about $17 billion. The estate includes land, property, forests, farms and parts of the shoreline and seabed. King Charles III inherited an extensive portfolio of assets after his mother, Queen Elizabeth II, died on September 8 ... assets.

The sovereign’s wealth: UK royal family’s finances – explained

The Guardian 14 Sep 2022
... including in central London, and even the seabed around swathes of the British Isles, amounting to assets with a combined value of more than £17bn.

What King Charles could mean for the royal finances

Economist 10 Sep 2022
taxpayers, estates (known as duchies) and other privately held assets ... It is calculated as a share of the Treasury’s revenue from the crown estate, a collection of land and assets that includes Ascot racecourse, a big chunk of central London and much of the seabed around Britain.

UKHO Invites Government Orgs to Join Centre for Seabed Mapping

The Maritime Executive 06 Jul 2022
The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) is inviting UK government organisations involved in seabed mapping who share common interests in optimising the UK’s national maritime assets to become a member of the newly unveiled UK Centre for Seabed Mapping. The UK Centre for Seabed ...

Harnessing Irish ambition in the growing offshore wind sector

Irish Independent 26 Jun 2022
XOCEAN uses uncrewed surface vessels (USVs) to collect valuable data from the seabed or to inspect subsea assets like cables and foundations on windfarms.The company has won significant offshore wind contracts in the UK and Norway, and now has over 20 USVs in its ever-growing ...

Lamprell to support NOV in 3-GW UK floating wind project for Cerulean Winds

Renewables Now 11 Apr 2022
Cerulean is seeking to develop a 3-GW-plus floating wind project at sites West of Shetland and in the Central North Sea to help decarbonise oil and gas assets. In June 2021, it said that a formal request for seabed leases had been submitted to Marine Scotland ... Join Renewables Now's free daily newsletter now! ....

QatarEnergy awards key contract for Bul Hanine and Maydan Mahzam offshore fields

Upstream Online 30 Mar 2022
... workscope involves the delivery of “high-value multi-year seabed geo-data acquisition and geo-consultancy services” for the prized offshore asset.

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