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MDL joins FPAL community

MDL has achieved the Achilles First Point Assessment Limited (FPAL) membership. Achilles FPAL is a supplier management system used by Operators and Contractors in the UK, Netherlands and Ireland to prequalify suppliers for opportunities in the European oil and gas market. The pre-qualification ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 4 days agoPress > FPALEurope Oil & GasUnited Kingdom +3

MDL opens new Westhill HQ

Maritime Developments has opened a new global head office in Westhill, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. The cost-saving move merges two office-based teams - previously spread between Aberdeen and Peterhead - allowing the company to consolidate the costs associated with running two premises, as well as incr ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 18 days agoPress > MDLNorth Seapipelay +3

Hat-trick in NCS with TechnipFMC

MDL has returned to the Norwegian North Sea for the third year running to support TechnipFMC tie-back campaign in the basin. MDL's horizontal spread, including a 4-track tensioner mounted on the client's frame, Third-generation Reel Drive System (RDS) and deck deflectors were used for the installa ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 1 year agoPress > NorwayNCSNorth Sea +1

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 1 year 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 1 year agoPress > West AfricaDeepOceanMDL +4

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 2 years agoOpinion > Gulf Of MexicoNorth SeaMDL +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 2 years agoPress > MDLCaliforniapipelay +1

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 2 years 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 2 years 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 3 years agoPress > MDLOceaneering Internationalreel drive system +4

MDL Spread concludes Trinidad job

Maritime Developments' flex-lay spread has concluded its latest project in the Atlantic. MDL's 400-tonne reel drive system and patented 4-track tensioner - both forming part of the MDL Offshore Service fleet - were deployed alongside the company's unique Portable Vertical Lay System (PVLS), as pa ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 3 years agoPress > TrinidadCaribbeanpipelay +7

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 3 years agoPress > tensionerAPACumbilicals +5