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MDL accelerates Rever Offshore’s North Sea campaign

Maritime Developments has completed two different work scopes for Rever Offshore and is en-route to the third project in the campaign. The completed missions, started in April, included installation and decommissioning of products in two North Sea fields, using a horizontal spread solution on bo ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 5 months agoPress > North Sea Offshore OperationsDecommissioningpipelay +1

MDL successfully delivers West Africa SURF installation with DeepOcean

Maritime Developments has concluded a flexible installation project offshore West Africa. The work scope, commissioned by DeepOcean, saw the company's third-generation Reel Drive System (RDS) used on board the Polar Onyx for installation of a 2.5km flowline in the EN-09 field. The flowline was in ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 6 months agoPress > West AfricaDeepOceanMDL +4

MDL wins West Africa SURF project

Maritime Developments has secured a flexible installation project offshore Ghana. The work scope covers an installation of a flowline using MDL Third-generation Reel Drive System, operated by the expert MDL Offshore Service team. The equipment was loaded out in components from MDL's Peterhead, ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 8 months agoPress > MDLWest AfricaGhana +4

MDL Proves 150Te Portability in Nigeria

Maritime Developments (MDL) has proven the complete portability of its flex-lay equipment design with a successfully completed project in West Africa. The newest and largest pipelay tensioner in the company's rental fleet, the MDL TTS-4/375 Series Tensioner, rated for safe working load of 150-tonne ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 9 months agoPress > MDLWest AfricaNigeria +1

MDL concludes 4-job campaign with TechnipFMC

Maritime Developments has successfully completed a four-project North Sea campaign with TechnipFMC. The work scopes on the jobs, which took place throughout 2018, included installation and retrieval of umbilicals, jumpers, risers and flowlines. In total 16 reels were handled and close to 40km of ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 9 months agoPress > North SeaMDLTechnipFMC +3

Mexico: Bridging the Gap to Faster Recovery

As Mexico continues to fuel its oil and gas revolution, a helpful hand with North Sea roots can bring the country's offshore pipelay operations ahead of their time. Despite an estimated 29 billion barrels of oil locked within Mexico's waters, and further 60 billion in shale, most of the reserves ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > Gulf Of MexicoNorth SeaMDL +2

MDL delivers first LiveWire spread

MDL has completed the first LiveWire system – an innovative solution for efficient wire rope inspection services and change-outs. Developed in a joint partnership between MDL and global mooring and subsea specialist Delmar Systems, LiveWire is designed to significantly cut costs associated with ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 1 year agoPress > MDLCranesGulf Of Mexico +4

MDL returns to Norway with TechnipFMC

Maritime Developments' horizontal flex-lay spread has completed a flexible installation in the Norwegian North Sea for TechnipFMC - having returned to the field for the next phase of its development. Consisting of the MDL third-generation 350Te RDS and the company's patented 50Te pipelay tensioner ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 1 year agoPress > MDLNorwayNorth Sea +2

MDL awarded California pipelay job

Maritime Developments (MDL) has been awarded a steel pipe handling project in shallow water on the US West Coast. The project will utilize MDL's 25Te, 2-track tensioner (MDL TTS-2/140) to handle an 8” steel pipe as part of a horizontal directional drilling project (HDD). MDL personnel will be o ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 1 year agoPress > MDLCaliforniapipelay +1

MDL wins Mediterranean umbilical installation

Maritime Developments has won a flex lay contract on a major gas field in the Mediterranean Sea. The project, due to start in 2019, will cover installation of an umbilical connecting the production wells to a fixed offshore processing platform. The work will be carried out using MDL TTS-4/310 ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 1 year agoPress > MDLMediterraneanpipelay tensioner +1

Usakos teams with MDL to develop 200mn liters oil storage facility

MDL International, provider of customized logistics solutions for O&G companies, has recently unveiled its plans to develop a fuel storage facility at the coastal town of Usakos, 180 km away from Walvis Bay on the western coast of Namibia. Sources cite that the Usakos Town Council will be teaming u ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > Oil Storageoil storage facilityMDL

MDL GoM RDS Completes First Mission

Global flex-lay equipment specialist Maritime Developments Limited (MDL) has completed a deepwater project in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM) for Subsea 7 and a supermajor. The project work scope included handling and installation of a deepwater umbilical using the MDL RDS-400-02, supported by the com ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 1 year agoPress > MDLpipelayDeepwater +3

MDL maximises focus in the Americas

Maritime Developments (MDL) has strengthened its sales force with the appointment of Andrew Blaquiere as Vice President – MDL Americas. Blaquiere joins MDL from a flex-lay equipment rental supplier where he held various positions including business development manager and proposal/project manager. ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 1 year agoPress > GOMGulf Of Mexicopipelay +2

Oceaneering Adds Maritime Developments 800Te RDS to Global Fleet

Oceaneering International, Inc. (Oceaneering) has taken delivery of an 800-tonne SWL (Safe Working Load) reel drive system (RDS) from Maritime Developments (MDL). The modular system will be used to deploy and retrieve SURF products (subsea umbilicals, risers and flowlines) on board the company's ne ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 2 years agoPress > MDLOceaneering Internationalreel drive system +4

Contract award brings MDL tensioner to APAC

MDL has dispatched the new 4-track pipelay tensioner to Asia Pacific, after securing the first job for the system with a global offshore contractor. The portable 110-tonne unit – unveiled recently during a client Open Day at the company's testing facility in Peterhead, Scotland – will be used for a ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 2 years agoPress > tensionerAPACumbilicals +5