Archives: May 2014

DP FISHING RESEARCH

May 22, 2014 5:01 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The Armón Vigo shipyard has delivered a fishing and oceanographic research ship to the Mexico National Fisheries Institute (INAPESCA). The vessel was commissioned to explore the waters of Mexico’s Pacific coast and, according to the Secretary of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food (SAGARPA), hopefully its work will make it possible to begin fishing new species of commercial interest that live at depths of up to 2,000m in the exclusive economic zone.  Read the rest of this entry »

HYBRID POWER

May 21, 2014 5:59 am Published by Leave your thoughts

DNV GL is proposing a new hybrid power concept for offshore units using batteries in combination with traditional power generation equipment. The concept has already delivered multiple advantages in the maritime and automotive industries, but has not yet been applied in the O&G industry, the society said in a press release. Read the rest of this entry »