Latest News for: Seabed assets


Sweden's Hexicon buys consented Celtic Sea site for floating wind demo

Renewables Now 02 Aug 2021
The assets include a 30-MW grid connection, which can be boosted to 40 MW, a four-way seabed hub and four inter-array cables, an onshore substation and related land, consent for over 8 square kilometres (3.09 sq miles) of sea, and a 25-year seabed lease option from the Crown Estate.

Willie Jackson: Māori self-determination to 'bring us together'

NewstalkZB 01 Jul 2021
These include a separate Māori Parliament or upper house, health and justice systems, further return of Māori assets including foreshore and seabed, and recognition of cultural rights and equity. It was not Government policy, but National and Act labelled its Māori-focused initiatives as "separatist" and accused the Government of a hidden agenda ... " ... .

Property Investors Shelter in Quirky but Pricey Neighborhoods

Wall Street Journal 29 Jun 2021
Last week, the U.K.’s Crown Estate—historically the property portfolio of the British royal family, now a semipublic collection of often trophy assets including much of the seabed around the island nation—showed the appeal of less run-of-the-mill real estate ... Interest in these assets has been growing for years but skyrocketed during the pandemic.

Seabed Geosolutions awarded Americas OBN survey

Splash24/7 11 Jun 2021
Seabed ... Dutch subsea and seismic specialist Fugro sealed an agreement with PXGEO in March this year to sell certain assets and the related business of Seabed Geosolutions.

Uncrewed survey vehicles for offshore wind farm surveys

Open Access Government 10 Jun 2021
This USV will complete multiple small scopes during the installation phase of the wind farm, involving monitoring of seabed conditions, sand waves, asset integrity of monopiles, cable burial/stability, and as-left surveys ... survey sensors close to the seabed or subsea assets.

Fugro sells Seabed Geosolutions to Peter Zickerman’s PXGEO

Splash24/7 30 Mar 2021
Dutch subsea and seismic specialist Fugro has sealed an agreement with PXGEO Seismic Services (PXGEO), a firm founded by Polarcus founder Peter Zickerman, to sell certain assets and the related business of subsidiary Seabed Geosolutions ... The sale includes Seabed’s ocean bottom ...

Fugro agrees $16M Seabed Geosolutions sale

Offshore Energy Today 30 Mar 2021
Dutch survey contractor Fugro has reached a binding agreement with PXGEO Seismic Services to sell certain assets and the related business of its non-core subsidiary Seabed Geosolutions for $16.. ... .

Scientists call for decade of research to better understand deep seas

AOL 25 Nov 2020
The deep seas are vast expanses of water and seabed hidden more than 200 metres below the surface of the ocean to depths of up to 11,000 metres ... “The deep seas and seabed are increasingly being used by society and they are seen as a potential future asset for the resources they possess ... .

Scientists call for decade of concerted effort to enhance understanding of the deep seas

Phys Dot Org 25 Nov 2020
The deep seas—vast expanses of water and seabed hidden more than 200 meters below the ocean surface to depths up to 11,000 meters—are recognized globally as an important frontier of science and discovery ... "The deep seas and seabed are increasingly being used by society, and they are seen as a potential future asset for the resources they possess ... Dr.

Discover wrecks without getting wet thanks to 3D virtual models

The Times/The Sunday Times 20 Nov 2020
“The seabed around the Maltese islands is replete with unique underwater cultural assets,” Timmy Gambin, the project’s director, said ... .

Fugro takes full control of Seabed Geosolutions

Splash24/7 30 Dec 2019
Fugro says it remains fully committed to divesting the Seabed Geosolutions business, which is a non-core asset held for sale, and it expects the deal with CGG will ...

PA to decide on three Manoel Island applications this Thursday

The Malta Independent 21 Oct 2019
In terms of cultural heritage the development was assessed by the Superintendence of Cultural Heritage (SCH), noting that the works may impact both on the seabed and on shore cultural heritage assets, including historical buildings, historic quays and archaeological remains on or within the seabed.

ION and iSEISMIC to collaborate on seabed technology

Oilfield Technology 31 Jul 2019
“This collaboration validates our component approach and provides ION an exciting opportunity to further participate in the growing, high value seabed market and extract recurring revenue from the value our technology delivers, without compromising our asset light strategy,” said Chris Usher, ION’s President and CEO.

In talks with Hasina, China cites India’s role in economic corridor revival

The Hindu 06 Jul 2019
... During talks with Ms ... Hasina ... Xi’s visit to Dhaka in 2016. Ms ... The “digital silk road, earlier introduced by Chinese planners as the “Information Silk Road,” is an ecosystem of assets in space, land and seabed that would link the BRI countries with ultra-high speed Internet, enabling a large number of developing countries to bridge the digital divide.

Letters: it’s time to embrace electoral reform

The Observer 16 Jun 2019
This has suited both Labour and Conservative but it is unfair, which is a gentle way of saying that it is grossly undemocratic ... Exeter ... The danger is that, as households, car owners and industries choose greener options, trillions of pounds of insurance companies’ and pension funds’ assets may become stranded beneath the seabed ... Cardiff ... Falkirk ... .