At BMT, we aspire to be seen as a source of high-value insight and knowledge so that we can provide our customers with solutions to their challenges. Below we share our thoughts on important industry topics along with relevant news and events.
Oil and Gas: Technical evolution of ultra-deep water riser integrity monitoring
Roderick Edwards, Vice President of BMT Scientific Marine Services, discusses the need for riser integrity monitoring for offshore platforms, which has accelerated in recent years.Read the full article
Marine Science and Technology
News and events below are syndicated from the Marine Science and Technology website - a portal for gathering industry wide information. These current news and event items relate to the markets in which BMT operates.view more
BSEE teams conduct pre-production inspection aboard first of its kind FPSO
A team of BSEE engineers and inspectors has conducted a safety inspection of the first FPSO (floating production storage and offloading) vessel built for containment in the Gulf of Mexico.Read more...
Construction of Mariner’s flotation tanks begins
TECADE has begun construction of the flotation tanks for the project ‘Mariner’ - an oil platform which will be located between the coasts of Norway and Denmark in the east, the British Isles in the we...Read more...
Jumbo installs FPSO mooring spread for EnQuest in North Sea
Jumbo, with the help of its J-class vessel Fairplayer, has successfully completed the installation of an FPSO mooring spread for client EnQuest in the North Sea.Read more...
Very large crisis coming
The Italian brokerage Banchero Costa has warned that tanker owners are heading for trouble unless they stop ordering the biggest crude carriers. As money enters the segment, newbuilding orders have su...Read more...
US needs to up its game, says GlobalData
Despite the US being the world’s largest natural gas producer, its lack of approved LNG export terminals is preventing energy companies from competing in the growing global LNG market, says Global Dat...Read more...
NOAA explores deep-sea habitats in the Gulf of Mexico
From April 12-30, members of the public are invited to join NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer as it explores deep-sea habitats in the Gulf of Mexico. "Virtual ocean explorers" will have the chance to see can...Read more...
European maritime tech calls for help
Trade association Sea Europe, which represents ship and maritime equipment businesses, has called on Europe to assist the growth of its maritime technology industry. This currently has a production va...Read more...
Europe needs maritime spatial planning to avoid over-exploitation of our seas
Growth in the marine sector is welcome, but needs to be sensitively managed; we shouldn’t put wind turbines in fishing grounds. Investing in seabed mapping technology will ensure resources are used in...Read more...
Rolls-Royce to open new $36.5 Mln marine facility in Brazil
Rolls-Royce is to open a new £22 million (approx $36.5 million) marine facility in Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro State, which will be used to assemble and test large thrusters and other propulsion e...Read more...
Effective Predictive Modelling and Decision Making for Non-Statisticians
Effective Predictive Modelling and Decision Making for Non-Statisticians takes place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 23 April until 25 AprilRead more...
The Monterey Bay - A Leader in the Blue Economy
The Monterey Bay - A Leader in the Blue Economy takes place in Seaside, CA, USA on 25 AprilRead more...
2nd Annual Texas Eagle Ford Shale Exposition & Service Company Conference
2nd Annual Texas Eagle Ford Shale Exposition & Service Company Conference takes place in Corpus Christi, TX, USA from 28 April until 30 AprilRead more...
6th International Maritime Science Conference
6th International Maritime Science Conference takes place in Solin, Croatia from 28 April until 29 AprilRead more...
Mari-Tech, 35th International Marine Conference
Mari-Tech, 35th International Marine Conference takes place in Niagara Falls, Canada from 7 May until 9 MayRead more...
APAC LNG: 3rd Annual Asia Pacific Small and Mid Scale LNG Forum
APAC LNG: 3rd Annual Asia Pacific Small and Mid Scale LNG Forum takes place in Singapore from 14 May until 16 MayRead more...
9th Middle East Refining & Petrochemicals Conference & Exhibition
9th Middle East Refining & Petrochemicals Conference & Exhibition takes place in Bahrain from 19 May until 21 MayRead more...
Structural Response Under Fire & Blast Loading Workshop
Structural Response Under Fire & Blast Loading Workshop takes place in Glasgow, UK from 19 May until 20 MayRead more...
The UK Maritime Industries: Business Opportunity in the Drive for Exports
The UK Maritime Industries: Business Opportunity in the Drive for Exports takes place in Bristol, UK from 20 May until 21 MayRead more...
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