Tugboat – Singapore Built THOR SERVER

One of the Faroe Islands operated vessel that was a regular visitor in Malta was the tug THOR SERVER that was used as a guard/chase boat with seismic operations. She was built in 1978 by Marine Builders Pte Ltd at Singapore as yard number 1016 named as AL JUBAIL VIII trading until 1985 where she […]

Offshore – SeaMar acquired Alaborg Offshore Services BV – 04.02.2020

The Den Helder based SeaMar Group acquired the vessel owning company Alaborg Offshore Services BV. The acquisition comes as SeaMar wanted to strengthen its services due to the growing demand for guard vessels in the offshore wind sector. SeaMar said it has been a provider of guard vessels to the offshore industry over the past […]

Rescue – RNLI Assists Injured Crewman from FAIRLINE SURVEYOR – 25.06.2019

The Barrow Lifeboat Station’s volunteer crew launched their all weather lifeboat to go to the aid of an injured crewman aboard a wind farm guard vessel on 25th June, the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) said. The request to launch came from the HM Coastguard base in Holyhead at 1650 hrs local time. The Coastguard […]