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Fairstar: Dockwise's Actions Go Against Dutch Law
Friday, April 27, 2012Fairstar Heavy Transport informs Dockwise the conditional proposed Dockwise offer for Fairstar shares does not conform with the rules governing takeovers of publically listed companies in The Netherlands and Norway.

Dockwise Lands $55M in New Contracts, MSA with Keppel
Wednesday, December 21, 2011Dockwise Ltd. announces 12 new awards totaling USD $55 million and the signing of a MSA with Keppel of Singapore.

Dockwise Vessel Books 2nd Delivery Gig in 2013
Friday, October 14, 2011Dockwise announced its second project for the new-build vessel Dockwise Vanguard.

Dockwise Lands Contragt for Gorgon Project
Tuesday, June 28, 2011Dockwise was awarded a contract on the Chevron-operated Gorgon Project on Barrow Island, off the coast of Western Australia.

Dockwise Lands Preferred Transport Provider for Seadrill
Friday, April 01, 2011Dockwise has entered into a Master Service Agreement (MSA) with Seadrill Management to provide for the transportation requirements of all relevant rigs operated by the Seadrill group.

Dockwise Awarded Contracts for Heavy Marine Transport
Friday, April 01, 2011Dockwise announced that nine awards for Heavy Marine Transport (HMT) have recently been secured by its subsidiary Dockwise Shipping.

Dockwise to Build New Marine Heavy Transport Vessel
Monday, November 08, 2010The Board of Directors for Dockwise Ltd. has approved the commissioning of a newbuild vessel to serve the emerging demand for ocean transports of up to and above 100,000 metric tons.

Dockwise Adds to Orderbook
Monday, October 04, 2010Dockwise recently secured contracts for nine heavy marine transport jobs with a total contract value of US $33MM.

Dockwise Scores Heavy Marine Transport Awards
Thursday, June 24, 2010Dockwise announced 10 awards for Heavy Marine Transport projects and two for engineering assignments related to a float-over.

Dockwise Delivers Vessel to Oil Spill
Friday, June 18, 2010Dockwise announced its commitment to assist with the oil spill clean up in the Gulf of Mexico.

Dockwise Reels in Seven Contract Wins
Wednesday, April 07, 2010Dockwise secured seven near-term contract wins for the transportation of four jackup rigs, jackup construction vessels, supply boats and a floating crane barge.

Dockwise Secures New Transportation, Float-Over Contracts
Monday, March 08, 2010Dockwise Shipping has been been awarded an equipment transportation contract valued at $20 million, as well as a float-over contract worth $45 million.

Dockwise Secures $24MM in Near-Term Contract Awards
Thursday, November 19, 2009Dockwise announced eight new near-term contract wins awarded to its subsidiary, Dockwise Shipping, for the transportation of modules, vessels and jack up drilling rigs.

Dockwise Shipping Bags 8 Transportation Contracts
Wednesday, August 12, 2009Dockwise Shipping has secured 8 new near-term contract wins for the transportation of a jackup drilling rig and port & marine infrastructure.

Revamped Mighty Servant 3 Rejoins Dockwise's Fleet
Friday, August 07, 2009The fully renewed and reinstated Mighty Servant 3 has rejoined the fleet of Dockwise. The vessel sank in 2006 and has been rebuilt and outfitted with new machinery, electrical systems and equipment.

Dockwise Performs Major Offshore Float-over at 3 JDA Blocks
Thursday, August 06, 2009Dockwise, through its subsidiary, has successfully performed the US $33 million complete transport and float-over installation of 19,000mT MDPP offshore production platform at the JDA Block B-17, C-19 and B-17-01.

Dockwise Bags 8 Contracts to Transport Rigs, Marine Infrastructure
Friday, July 24, 2009Dockwise Shipping has secured eight new near-term contract wins for the transportation of jackup drilling rigs and port & marine infrastructure.

Dockwise Appoints New Chief Financial Officer
Thursday, June 04, 2009Dockwise Shipping has appointed Peter Wit as its Chief Financial Officer, effective September 1, 2009.

Dockwise Secures Contract to Transport Soraya Jackup to Thailand
Tuesday, March 17, 2009Dockwise reported that nine near-term contracts were awarded to its subsidiary, Dockwise Shipping, including a contract for the transportation of a jackup drilling rig to its assignment in Thailand.

Dockwise Secures 8 Contracts to Transport Drilling Rigs, Dredging Equipment
Thursday, January 29, 2009Dockwise has secured eight near-term contracts for the transportation of jackup drilling rigs, dredging equipment and various other cargoes for a total revenue of $42 million.

Kencana Completes Pipe Lay-Barge Conversion for Australian Ops
Tuesday, January 20, 2009Kencana has completed the conversion of a flat-top barge into a pipe lay-barge capable of laying pipe underwater up to 1,700 mm. The lay-barge will be transported to Australia using Dockwise's Black Marlin.

Final Heavy Transport Vessel Joins Dockwise's Fleet
Tuesday, December 30, 2008After successfully completing the submerging test and sea trials, the final heavy transport vessel in a series of six has been delivered to Dockwise and will load its first cargo in China.

Dockwise Adds New MV Triumph Vessel to Fleet
Tuesday, December 16, 2008The fifth vessel out of a series of six, the MV Triumph has joined the fleet of Dockwise Transport in accordance with the delivery schedule.

Strategic Marine Delivers Base for 'World's Most Advanced' Dry Dock
Friday, December 05, 2008Western Australian shipbuilder Strategic Marine has delivered the base pontoon of the world's most technologically advanced floating dry dock to the Australian Marine Complex at Henderson, south of Perth.

Dockwise Lands 9 Rig, Equipment Transportation Contracts
Friday, November 28, 2008Dockwise announced nine near and midterm contracts awarded to its subsidiary, Dockwise Shipping, for the transportation of jackup and semisubmersible drilling rigs, dredging equipment and various other cargoes.

Dockwise Snags 5 Contracts to Transport Drilling Rig, Dredging Equipment
Wednesday, October 29, 2008Dockwise has announced five near term contracts awarded to its subsidiaries, Dockwise Shipping and Offshore Kinematics, for the transportation of drilling rigs and dredging equipment, and the supply of float-over hardware.

Dockwise Bags $84MM Topside Transport Contract for Shtokman Field
Tuesday, October 14, 2008Dockwise has been contracted by Vyborg Shipyard to transport two topside structures from Korea to the Barents Sea and to install the units on semisubmersible hulls, using the float-over technique.

Dockwise Inks 2 Contracts to Transport Semisub, Equipment
Friday, August 08, 2008Dockwise Shipping will transport the new build 6th generation semisubmersible drilling rig Noble Dave Beard in 2009 as well as various floating docks and other equipment in 2008. The total value of the contracts is approximately $18 million.

Dockwise Shipping Snags 7 New Transportation Contracts
Friday, July 11, 2008Dockwise Shipping was awarded seven new contracts for the transportation of drilling rigs, including the jackup Transocean Nordic, barges and dredging equipment. The total value of the contracts is more than $30 million.

Perdido Truss Spar Safely Delivered by the Mighty Servant 1
Wednesday, July 02, 2008Dockwise announced that the Perdido Truss Spar was safely delivered by the semi-submersible vessel Mighty Servant 1 on Friday June 27, 2008. The Spar was skidded on board the vessel on May 19, 2008 in Pori, Finland and has been transported to Texas.

Dockwise Welcomes MV Treasure to Fleet
Monday, June 30, 2008The mv "Treasure," the fourth vessel out of a series of six, has joined the fleet of Dockwise Transport. The vessel is designed to transport complex, high-value cargo like jackup rigs and has a carrying capacity in excess of 35,000 tons.

Dockwise Inks LOI to Deliver 2 Topsides to Shtockmann
Tuesday, June 24, 2008Dockwise announced that, through one of its subsidiaries, it has signed a letter of intent with Vyborg Shipyard for the transportation and installation of two topside structures.

Dockwise Acquires $36 MM in Contracts for Transportation
Thursday, June 05, 2008Dockwise announced that six new contracts have been awarded to their subsidiary Dockwise Shipping for the transportation of drilling rigs, barges and dredging equipment.

Dockwise Declares Monster Growth in First Quarter Results
Tuesday, May 20, 2008Dockwise announced their first quarter results, which included a dramatic revenue increase over last year's numbers.

Dockwise Scores 3 Transportation Contracts
Wednesday, May 14, 2008Three new contracts have been awarded to Dockwise Shipping and ODL for the transportation of a semi submersible drilling rig, for the transportation of the hull of a production platform and for a FEED study of a jacket design.

Dockwise Subsidiary Takes Delivery of Talisman
Wednesday, May 07, 2008With the addition of six vessels to the fleet, Dockwise is able to optimize strategic deployment of the 22-vessel fleet to best serve the various markets.

New Dockwise Contracts for Transport of 3 Drilling Rigs
Tuesday, April 29, 2008Dockwise Ltd. announces that five contracts have been awarded to their subsidiary Dockwise Shipping for the transportation of three drilling rigs and two voyages with dredging equipment.

Dockwise's Last Tanker Accepted for Conversion into Heavy Lift Vessel
Monday, April 28, 2008The former Sealift/Frontline Suezmax tanker 'Marble', now owned by a subsidiary of Dockwise Ltd., and renamed "Triumph", has been accepted by Cosco Guangdong Shipyard on April 18, 2008.

Dockwise Snags 4 Rig and Equipment Transportation Contracts
Wednesday, April 02, 2008Dockwise Shipping will transport jack-up drilling rigs Transocean Nordic, Murmanskaya and Atwoord Aurora within 2008. The total value of the four contracts is in excess of US $25 million.

Dockwise Successfully Delivers Shenzi TLP Hull
Wednesday, April 02, 2008Dockwise has successfully delivered the Shenzi TLP hull to Kiewit Offshore Services in Ingleside, Texas for BHP Billiton.

Dockwise Adds Six Semi-Submersibles to Its Fleet
Thursday, December 27, 2007Dockwise Transport has accepted delivery of a second series of six semi-submersible heavy transport vessels.

Dockwise Says Mighty Servant 3 Back in Service by Year-End 2008
Wednesday, November 21, 2007The Mighty Servant 3 is due to rejoin Dockwise's operational fleet at the end of 2008 after being fully reinstated at the Grand Bahama Shipyard Ltd.

Frontline Sells Its Stake in Dockwise
Tuesday, October 02, 2007Frontline Ltd. has sold 34,976,500 shares in Dockwise Ltd., on Tuesday October 2, 2007 representing 16.55 per cent of the shares and votes of Dockwise.

Dockwise Completes Private Placement
Tuesday, October 02, 2007Dockwise has successfully completed the private placement of 53,368,800 ordinary shares. The offer price in the Private Placement was NOK 25 and the Private Placement was oversubscribed.

Dockwise Approved for Listing on Oslo Bors
Friday, September 28, 2007Oslo Bors has approved the listing prospectus of Dockwise Ltd. It is expected that all 211,363,138 ordinary shares of the Company currently outstanding will be listed on Oslo Børs on 2 October 2007.

Dockwise Appoints Board Member
Tuesday, September 18, 2007Dockwise has appointed Menno Antal to its Board of Directors effective immediately.

Dockwise to be Listed on Oslo Bors
Thursday, August 30, 2007The Board of Oslo Bors resolved to admit shares in Dockwise Ltd to listing on Oslo Bors.

Dockwise Wins Offshore Installation Contract from CPOC
Wednesday, August 22, 2007Dockwise has been awarded a contract for the float-over and installation of an offshore module by the Thai-Malaysian company CPOC (Carigali-PTTEPI Operation Company).

Dockwise to Transport OFP2 Topsides
Friday, August 10, 2007Dockwise has been awarded the transportation and installation assistance contract of the OFP2 Topsides by Technip for the OFON Phase 2 project in Nigeria.

Shareholders Approve Sealift Name Change to Dockwise
Tuesday, July 31, 2007At the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on July 30, 2007, shareholders approved the name change of Sealift Ltd to Dockwise Ltd.