Transport and infrastructure
Oil and gas
Shell is to build the world’s first floating liquefied natural gas facility (FLNG), holding the potential to unlock vital energy resources offshore, without the need to lay pipelines and build processing plants on land – and Fendercare has been awarded a contract to supply much needed mooring and monitoring equipment for this important new vessel.
As cadets in the JFE coastal fleet, it was perhaps unsurprising that Lewis Williams, Sophia Walker and Patryk Ciesielczyk had not previously crossed the equator by ship.
Oil and gas
Scan Tech AS ‘Weak Link Bails’ – an innovation that has been proven in North Sea operations and has wide applicability to improve the safety of drilling operations throughout the international oil and gas sector – is now available throughout the James Fisher group.
The new “Prolec Machine Engine” (PME) is a modular electronic system designed to capture machine, position and load data for construction and demolition equipment, and can be configured to optimize machine safety while enabling the operator to work more efficiently and profitably.
Ports and terminals
State owned China Petrochemical Corporation (Sinopec) – which currently ranks as the country’s largest company and number five in Fortune Magazine’s published list of the top global 500 companies for 2012 – has selected Strainstall Marine to supply a complete berth management system.