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 […]

SOVs switching place in dock hall

The first SOV left the dock hall and is moored in front of Ulstein Verft in Norway. During the next weeks the commissioning will be done, before the sea trials start in June. Meanwhile the second SOV hull arrived in Ulsteinvik and was docked. 

First SOV is dressed up for launching

Watch this movie to see how our first SOV is being dressed up in the yard at Ulsteinvik for the launching procedure: link 

BSM launches new Lay-Up and Green Recycling Services

BSM is further expanding the scope of ship management services it offers with the addition of two new service offerings – Lay-up Services and Green Recycling.Both services have been developed to meet changing needs amid the tough economic environment that the shipping industry is facing. BSM’s Lay-up Services have been designed to support customers where continued […]

Outfitting of first SOV for Bernhard Schulte Offshore/WINDEA started in Ulsteinvik

While most people celebrated New Year, the first SOV hull for Bernhard Schulte Offshore/WINDEA made its first voyage, from Poland to Norway. In the early morning of 3rd January it arrived at Ulstein Verft in Ulsteinvik.During the next months it will be outfitted and get its final paint coatings, before the sea trials will start […]

First SOV hull was launched

On the 16th of December the hull of the first of two new Service Operation Vessel was launched at Crist yard in Gdynia. It will be towed to Ulstein yard in Ulsteinvik for completion and should be delivered to Bernhard Schulte in June 2016. 

Catering & housekeeping on offshore platforms

Four offshore DC-platforms for the German offshore wind grid were successfully taken into operation by SIEMENS. During the installation and commissioning phase, which took over a year, Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement provided catering & housekeeping services for the SIEMENS’ technicians. The contract ended with the hand-over of the platforms to the German offshore grid operator TenneT.