LogIn LogOut

One Dead After Saipem Vessel Blast

May 13, 2019

© Maxwel / MarineTraffic.com
© Maxwel / MarineTraffic.com

One of the 14 people injured after an explosion on a pipe-laying vessel in the Caspian Sea operated by Italian oil service group Saipem has died, a Saipem spokeswoman said on Monday.

The explosion took place on May 8.

"Saipem deeply regrets to advise that one person who has been in most critical conditions has passed away," an Azerbaijan-based spokeswoman said.

(Reporting by Stephen Jewkes; Editing by Mark Potter)



Current News

New Contracts for DOF in Australia

New Contracts for DOF in Australia

Record Production for Santos

Record Production for Santos

Shearwater Clinches 3D Survey Work Offshore India

Shearwater Clinches 3D Survey Work Offshore India

CNPC Finds Reserves From Pre-salt Field at Tarim

Caspian Sunrise Buying Offshore Exploration Vessel

Caspian Sunrise Buying Offshore Exploration Vessel

China Can't Meet Its US Energy Commitments

China Can't Meet Its US Energy Commitments

Asia LNG Spot Prices Drop to Multi-year Low

Asia LNG Spot Prices Drop to Multi-year Low

Subscribe for AOG Digital E‑News

AOG Digital E-News is the subsea industry's largest circulation and most authoritative ENews Service, delivered to your Email three times per week