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Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement launches a dedicated offshore division

Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) has set up a new business unit to focus on the oil and gas and offshore energy renewables markets.
The dedicated expert team, comprising of technical and marine superintendents, crew managers and senior management members, will support owners and operators globally by providing integrated third-party ship management services specifically to the offshore […]

Bernhard Schulte orders 3rd Service Operation Vessel (SOV)

Bernhard Schulte Offshore (BSO) has won GE Renewable Energy’s tender to provide a new-build Service Operation Vessel (SOV) to support the maintenance of the 66 Haliade 150-6MW turbines located 28 miles from Germany’s Borkum Island. The total capacity of 396MW will produce enough power for almost half a million homes.
BSO’s winning bid showcased the Schulte […]

WINDEA LEIBNIZ nominated ‘SHIP OF THE YEAR 2017’

The Service Operation Vessel (SOV) of Bernhard Schulte, WINDEA LEIBNIZ, has been nominated ‘Ship of the Year 2017’ by the maritime magazine Skipsrevyen. The winner will be announced on 30th May at the Nor-Shipping exhibition.
The vessel was purpose build to meet the requirements of Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy and is currently working in the German […]

Naming of second SOV

The godmother Dai Ling named the second wind farm service vessel of Bernhard Schulte and ICBC Leasing “WINDEA LEIBNIZ”. The German mathematician, philosopher and physicist Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibniz proposed in the 17th century to use wind power to operate pumps.
The naming ceremony was held in Ulsteinvik, Norway at the Ulstein Verft where the vessel […]

‘WINDEA La Cour’ receives Offshore Support Journal Award

At the Annual Offshore Support Journal (OSJ) Conference in London Wednesday night the Service Operation Vessel (SOV) of Bernhard Schulte was recognized for its unique design concept. According to the jury, the specialized vessel, that started its service campaign for the charterer Siemens Wind Power at the 600MW Gemini offshore wind power plant in the […]

New contract for Ship Management of offshore accommodation vessel

Following a two-year period of plan approval and newbuild supervision services provided by Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement’s project focused business, Schulte Marine Concept, BSM is pleased to announce that it’s Mexico based Ship Management Centre has commenced management of Reforma Pemex, the first of two offshore accommodation vessels owned by Petroleos Mexicanos International (PMI) and chartered to […]

BS Offshore joins Decom North Sea

When oil and gas fields end production, their facilities need to be decommissioned. In the UK and Norway more than 100 platforms are forecasted for complete or patial removal, more than 1,800 wells will be plugged and abandoned and close to 7,500 km of pipelines will be dismantled. About EUR 21,000,000,000 will be spent for […]

Two Crews Collaborate to Enhance Offshore Rescue Response Skills

Bernhard Schulte Offshore GmbH’s new service operation vessel (SOV) Windea La Cour and the offshore rescue helicopter from Northern HeliCopter GmbH (NHC) engaged in an initial training session in the North Sea.
NHC, a partner within the Windea Group, is a helicopter company which is specialized in acute and emergency medical transportation. They were the first […]

WINDEA LA COUR started work in Gemini wind farm

The new Service Operations Vessel (SOV) of Bernhard Schulte Offshore has commenced working in the 600 megawatt Gemini wind farm in the Netherlands for Siemens Wind Power Service, supporting the ongoing service and maintenance of 150 Siemens wind turbines at the offshore project located in the North Sea.
The vessel functions as a reliable and environmentally […]

BS named the first wind farm service vessel for its customer SIEMENS in Hamburg

The godmother Sophie Schulte named the first wind farm service vessel of Bernhard Schulte “WINDEA LA COUR”. Poul la Cour was a Danish meteorologist and innovator for wind turbines.
Starting from summer the vessel will work at the Gemini wind farm in the Netherlands for Siemens Wind Power Service to ensure the production of green energy […]