Crathes Vintage Car and Motorcycle Rally – Sunday 29th May

The Banchory Ternan Rotary Club Rally will be taking place at Milton Field, Crathes on Sunday 29th May (10:00-16:00). This is a charity fund raising event for all the family and this year the main charity supported will be Clan Cancer Support. The Oceanscan Group are proud to be part of the gathering as the […]

HPR (UK) Referral Scheme

All personnel that are registered with HPR(UK) are eligible to make a referral and participate in the scheme. The award for a successful referral is as follows:  For each successful referral that meets the qualifying criteria below, a payment of £200 will be made to the individual that makes the referral, (where applicable, this will […]

AIS Survivex in partnership with HPR (UK) and Oceanscan

HPR (UK) and Oceanscan are pleased to announce that we have partnered with AIS Survivex and can now offer special rates for anyone required to self-fund training certification. Although UK centric, the discounted rates apply to both AIS Survivex facilities in Newcastle and Aberdeen. To find out more please contact us at

Welcome to Inverurie

The observant amongst you will have spotted that our business address and contact telephone number have changed. On Monday HPR (UK) took up residence in the Axis Business centre at Thainstone and it is fair to say that everyone is pleased with their new surroundings. So much so, we thought you might like to see […]

Sulmara Subsea makes key appointment

Subsea survey specialist Sulmara Subsea has named Carlo Pinto as its new chief commercial officer. Carlo Pinto (Courtesy of Sulmara Subsea) Pinto brings more than 20 years of experience to Sulmara Subsea ranging from technical, to commercial and management roles. Based in Milan, Pinto is expected to strengthen the company’s commercial offering internationally, as it […]

Harvey Gulf scores double in Gulf of Mexico

U.S.-based offshore vessels provider Harvey Gulf Subsea Solutions has secured two additional scopes of work for two of its Gulf of Mexico assets. Harvey Intervention vessel (Courtesy of Harvey Gulf Subsea Solutions) The first scope is for Marubeni Oil & Gas, for the Harvey Intervention vessel. The vessel will be used for a project that […]

Aker Solutions gets subsea system order from ConocoPhillips

Norwegian oilfield services provider Aker Solutions has won a large contract from ConocoPhillips to provide a subsea production system for the Eldfisk North development offshore Norway. Aker Solutions defines a large contract as being between NOK 1.2 billion and NOK 2 billion ($140-$233 million). The field will be developed as a subsea satellite, tied back […]

Geoquip Marine adds another vessel to its fleet

Offshore geotechnical engineering and drilling company Geoquip Marine has expanded its fleet with the addition of new geotechnical vessel Geoquip Seehorn. Geoquip Seehorn vessel (Courtesy of Geoquip Marine) The Geoquip Seehorn, converted in 2015, is a versatile geotechnical investigation vessel capable of conducting seabed and downhole operations. The vessel has the GMR602 derrick installed, which […]

Fugro wins Terna survey for Tyrrhenian Link power cables

Dutch survey contractor Fugro has been selected by Terna, the owner of the Italian national transmission grid, to perform a large multidisciplinary survey for one part of the Tyrrhenian Link interconnector. East Link section of the Tyrrhenian Link interconnector (Courtesy of Fugro) The Tyrrhenian Link project comprises the installation of two undersea HVDC electrical power […]

Kongsberg to supply HUGIN AUV to Lighthouse

Kongsberg Maritime has signed an agreement with the survey company Lighthouse for the delivery of a HUGIN autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) system in March 2021. Lighthouse’s new HUGIN AUV will be supplied by Kongsberg Maritime with a full geophysical survey payload (Courtesy of Kongsberg Maritime) The HUGIN to be delivered is rated to 4,500 metres […]