20th Apr 2018

Fugro’s ultra-deepwater surveys support seabed mining exploration

Fugro is commencing its first project supporting deep sea polymetallic nodule mining under a contract awarded by seafloor mineral exploration company Nauru Ocean Resources Inc. (NORI), a subsidiary of DeepGreen Metals Inc.

13th Apr 2018

Seabed Geosolutions secures 3D OBS survey contract in the Middle East

Seabed Geosolutions has received a contract award for an ocean bottom seismic project in the Middle East. The survey to acquire high quality 3D seismic data, which has a contract value of around US$25 million, is planned to commence in the fourth quarter of 2018.

3rd Apr 2018

Fugro returns to Hollandse Kust wind farm zone for marine site characterisation contract

Fugro is set to commence a site characterisation programme at the Hollandse Kust (noord) Wind Farm zone. Carried out under a further contract for the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO.nl, part of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy), the geotechnical workscope comprises seabed investigations and borehole drilling at two lots. Other deliverables include standard and advanced laboratory testing and an integrated geological/geotechnical soil model which will be used by future developers of the wind farm to prepare their bids.

29th Mar 2018

Fugro boosts efficiency of super sewer site characterisation with jack-up platform innovation

Fugro has saved time, cost and congestion during riverbed assessment for London’s major sewer upgrade, the Thames Tideway Tunnel.

22nd Mar 2018

Fugro collects hydrographic data for nautical chart updates in the Cayman islands

Fugro recently completed the data acquisition phase of a hydrographic survey project that is designed to update significant portions of the nautical charts of Grand Cayman and Cayman Brac.

6th Mar 2018

Fugro begins complex geotech project for TenneT’s high capacity grid development

Fugro is about to commence a new site characterisation campaign following a second contract award from TenneT, the leading European electricity transmission system operator.

26th Feb 2018

Fugro leads the marine survey industry in support of global initiative Seabed 2030

Fugro is leading the marine survey industry in support of NF-GEBCO Seabed 2030, a global initiative to produce a definitive, high-resolution bathymetric map of the entire world’s ocean floor by the year 2030. Much less than 20 percent of the world’s oceans are mapped using modern survey techniques.

21st Feb 2018

Fugro returns to China for gas hydrate research project in further GMGS contract

Fugro has been awarded a contract by Guangzhou Marine Geological Survey (GMGS) for gas hydrate investigation on the Northern Continental Slope of the South China Sea. The contract is valued at approximately US$ 40 million and the project is expected to commence in the second quarter of 2018.

2nd Feb 2018

Fugro’s rig positioning services reduce mobilisation time for Statoil

Fugro has won a long-term contract for the provision of rig positioning services to Statoil Petroleum AS. The contract includes positioning of all the Statoil operated rigs on the Norwegian continental shelf together with the company’s associated vessels.

18th Jan 2018

Fugro undertakes marine and land surveys for strategic UAE Hail and Ghasha gas development

Fugro has commenced a programme of geophysical and geotechnical surveys for Artelia, Abu Dhabi as part of the Hail and Ghasha development, a landmark project by the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC).