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iSURVEY, a leading provider of survey and positioning services to the global oil and gas, offshore renewables and telecommunications markets, has successfully completed a pioneering project for A/S Norske Shell. The project, which took place last month as part of the operator’s Scarabeo 8 drilling campaign, utilised iSURVEY’s survey support remotely from its Oslo headquarter. This marks the first time remote positioning has been applied for a regular DP drill rig move operation on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. The survey equipment was initially mobilized on board, and then operated from the iSURVEY remote survey control room in Oslo. Surveyors could follow the operation onshore as required by the operator, and logging of final position was done successfully through the iCONTROL solution. A direct communication line between the control room and the Bridge on Scarabeo 8 was also used. iSURVEY’s remote working method brought key benefits to the project, including reduced HSSE exposure as well as a decrease in logistics, which both resulted in significant cost savings for the operator. Tomas Frafjord, Senior Project Surveyor in A/S Norske Shell, said: “iSURVEY contributed to the successful completion of this operation and brought many advantages. Additionally, we are pleased to have achieved an industry first, working with

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Hanwha Q CELLS will participate in the South America exhibition for the first time to establish a solid foundation for successful market entry − Hanwha Q CELLS will exhibit Q.POWER L-G5 modules suitable for large power plants, as well as Q.PEAK L-G5 modules, suitable for residential and commercial markets − Also on display will be the Q.PEAK DUO-G5, Hanwha Q CELLS’ highest performance module, to emphasize their technology leadership − Hanwha Q CELLS CEO Seong Woo Nam stated: “We will preemptively respond to unstable market conditions via a market diversification strategy, which includes South America, a region highly likely to grow” [Berlin, Germany, August 23, 2018] Hanwha Q CELLS Co., Ltd. (“Hanwha Q CELLS”), one of the largest solar cell manufacturers in the world, will participate at Intersolar South America 2018 in Expo Center Norte, São Paulo, Brazil from August 28 to 30. Intersolar South America is one of the flagship regional exhibitions of the Intersolar calendar, which is renowned across the solar industry. An estimated 240 companies will be in attendance in Brazil this year, and this is the first time that Hanwha Q CELLS will participate in an exhibition held in South America. South America is gathering attention as one

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100-MW solar plant in southern India meets required safety and quality standards, supporting one of the world’s fastest growing solar markets The project certificate was issued according the world’s - the only, global specification for certifying solar PV projects DNVGL-SE-0078 Certificate demonstrates the project’s compliance with all relevant safety features Telangana, India, 23rd August 2018 – DNV GL, issued the world’s first project certificate for photovoltaic (PV) power plants to CLP India’s Veltoor Solar Power Project in Telangana, India. The project is owned by SE solar Ltd (SPV of Suzlon Energy Ltd and CLP India). The ever-increasing demand for reliable, affordable and low carbon electricity has driven a global upsurge in renewable energy resources. In 2016, India’s Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has announced the world’s largest renewable energy expansion programme, with the stated aim of reaching 175 GW of green power generation by 2022, including 100 GW of solar power. India is making good progress on these goals, increasing solar capacity by 370% in three years, making solar its fastest growing energy source. The solar project by CLP India Veltoor in the southern Indian state Telangana is one of the larger solar projects in the country. This 100-MW plant, was developed

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MMT has during the past two months received 10 new subsea survey and inspection projects within the offshore wind, renewable energy and oil and gas industry. MMT is proud to present a wide profolio of old and new clients such as Siccar Point Energy, Equinor, Perenco, SSE, Örsted, Vattenfall, GreenLink Interconnector, National Grid, Wintershall and BP Trinidad. Working for these companies confirms MMT’s capabilities of being a qualified provider of services ranging from traditional geophysical surveys to UXO inspection and excavation, 2d seismic and ROV inspections. Some of the contracts are in joint collaboration with MMT’s Norwegian partner Reach Subsea. MMT is particularly pleased to deliver our cost effective survey solution Surveyor Interceptor ROV in several projects this summer and autumn. Specialising in high resolution subsea surveys, MMT is the solution to your marine surveying needs. We collect, process and visualise the conditions of the seabed. We offer assured surveys in bathymetric, geophysical and geotechnical services, specialising in the oil & gas, hydrography and renewable energy & marine cable sectors. Our competence and services will supply you with the relevant information, designed to fit your planning processes of your offshore infrastructure projects.

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Hamburg, 22 August 2018. On 21 August 2018, the first of two N149/4.0-4.5 turbines with a nominal output of 4.5 megawatt was installed at the Wennerstorf II wind farm located roughly 30 kilometres south of Hamburg. “We are pleased to have completed this beacon project in time for the commencement of WindEnergy Hamburg 2018. In addition to our turbines at the port of Hamburg, the N149/4.0-4.5 in the vicinity of the Nordex main office in Hamburg is another impressive project with which we can demonstrate the Nordex Group’s state-of-the-art technology to our customers,” says Jörg Hempel, who is in charge of German business at Nordex Group. The turbines in Wennerstorf II are just the beginning. Says Karsten Brüggemann, Head of Global Sales at Nordex Group: "We have received very favourable feedback from our customers. Many customers in Europe and other parts of the world have already included the turbines in the necessary approval procedures”. Originally, the Wennerstorf wind farm consisted of four turbines, each with a nominal output of 1.3 megawatts, which had been producing electricity since 2003. In 2015 the developer ABO Wind decided to repower this site with the latest technology by replacing the old turbines with new ones.

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Chelmsford, Wednesday 22 August 2018 - Global Marine, a market leader in subsea fibre optic cable installation and maintenance solutions to the telecoms and oil & gas sectors, and part of the Global Marine Group, announced today the successful completion of two fibre optic cable installations, bringing vital high speed connectivity to four UK North Sea oil & gas platforms. The projects, awarded to Global Marine by Tampnet, an operator of high capacity communication networks in the North Sea and the Gulf of Mexico, serving more than 240 oil & gas platforms, floating production storage and offloading facilities and exploration rigs across the globe, are designed to further enhance inter oil-field communication networks in the North Sea. Spanning a period of just over 18 months, Global Marine’s scope of work included the desktop study, marine survey, and lay and burial of just under 100 kilometres of fibre optic cable. The Company’s engineering team were responsible for the deployment of a Cable End Module, mattress and rock placement as well as interfacing with the various subsea asset owners to secure the appropriate site access and crossing approvals. The projects, which were delivered ahead of planned delivery dates, also called for the installation of

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Up to 30% of the life-cycle cost of wind farms is due to wind turbine component failures and maintenance. Predict, Greenbyte Energy Cloud’s new innovative feature is now on commercial release and available for new and potential users. Greenbyte is launching an all-informative campaign to showcase to the renewable energy industry how the accessible feature Predict enables wind farm operators and owners to avoid unscheduled downtime and decrease unforeseen expenditures. Predict uses statistical models, artificial neural networks and machine learning to identify wind turbine component failures before they occur. The feature alarms users on changes in temperature that indicate need for maintenance. Predict’s advanced statistical models developed by Greenbyte’s Head of Research, Dr. Pramod Bangalore have been optimized for high accuracy and in collaboration with Greenbyte’s Head of Technology, Mikael Baros, been put to vigorous testing to ensure high accuracy. Predict estimates the expected temperature for critical components, compares that estimated data to the actual measured values, and enables intelligent and early detection of developing failures. The pilot study on Predict detected faults 2 to 9 months in advance, achieved 94% accuracy and showed a 23% reduction of cost, and the software keeps learning and outperforming itself. Multiple benefits accrue from this heavily

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SeaRoc Group has deployed its third SeaHub Communications System on the world’s first offshore Reactive Compensation Station (RCS), at Ørsted’s Hornsea Project One offshore wind farm. When operational in 2020, Hornsea Project One will overtake Walney Extension to become the biggest offshore wind farm in the world. The SeaHub system is supplied as an 8ft ISO DNV certified container, housing all the equipment required for reliable communications and logistical data sharing for the 1.2GW project located 120km from shore. The SeaHub installed on the RCS is the third to be deployed to the Hornsea Project One Offshore Wind Farm, and the seventh in total to support Ørsted’s UK portfolio of projects, including Race Bank, Burbo Bank Extension and Walney Extension. “This particular SeaHub has received some modifications in order to support the requirements of the Reactive Compensation Station on which it was installed.” Anthony Collingridge, SeaRoc Group Project Manager for Ørsted commented.

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SeaRenergy has been appointed by Petrofac to deliver integrated Offshore Support Services under a framework agreement for the BorWin3 HVDC platform once installed in German waters. SeaRenergy will be supporting Petrofac in the facility management during the hook-up and commissioning phases and will deliver support services covering platform management, on and offshore logistics including helicopter transfers and associated management at site and on land.

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Sulzer shares its latest solutions at Turbomachinery & Pump Symposia 2018 Sulzer, a worldwide leading provider of turnkey pumping solutions and maintenance services for rotating equipment, is inviting visitors to this year’s event to view and discuss the innovations that are shaping the sector. By attending the technical sessions and visiting stand 1719 at Turbomachinery & Pump Symposia (TPS) 2018, delegates will be able to learn more about Sulzer’s comprehensive offering for pumps and rotating equipment, including the latest innovation in additive manufacturing and digital technologies to improve pump performance. As a leading pump manufacturer, Sulzer will be exhibiting its uses of additive manufacturing for different applications, including rapid product development and repairs. Also, it will showcase a range of vertical multistage pumps from the SJD series, designed for the energy industry. The SJD pumps feature a reduced pump length, making the equipment ideal for applications where system constraints, or the presence of liquids operating near their vapor pressure, limit the Net Positive Suction Head. Sulzer’s BLUE BOX™ will also take center stage at the event as the latest tool for improving efficiency in pipeline pumping applications. This solution leverages the Internet of Things (IoT) to deliver a thorough understanding of the status

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