Eurocopter reinforces its Gulf of Mexico presence: Apoyo Logístico Aéreo orders another EC135 helicopter for off-shore oil and gas missions
Wednesday, 06 March 2013 16:44
Mexican operator Apoyo Logístico Aéreo will expand its fleet of EC135s for operations to off-shore oil and gas platforms in the Gulf of Mexico, ordering a third helicopter for its all-Eurocopter inventory of light twin-engine rotorcraft.
A global leader endorses the EC175: Bristow Group places a major order for Eurocopter’s next-generation medium-sized helicopter
Wednesday, 06 March 2013 16:42
Bristow Group, a world-leading provider of transportation services for the offshore energy industry, today signed an agreement for up to 12 EC175s – marking the latest major acquisition of Eurocopter’s rotorcraft, which sets new standards in the medium-sized twin-engine helicopter market segment.
Caverton Helicopters Order Three More AW139s To Support Additional Deepwater Clients
Wednesday, 06 March 2013 16:24
AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, is pleased to announce that Caverton Helicopters has signed a contract for an additional three AW139 helicopters to support new clients in the West African sub-region. Caverton currently operates six AW139’s performing offshore transport missions in support of the oil and gas industry in Nigeria and is the largest operator of the type in the region.
AgustaWestland’s 5th Oil & Gas Seminar in Malaysia Brings Operators and Industry Together
Wednesday, 07 November 2012 11:16
AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, recently held its 5th Oil & Gas Seminar in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The event, attended by over 120 delegates from more than 15 countries, focused on oil and gas industry helicopter operations, support and training developments in Asia and Australasia where the AW139 helicopter is the best selling twin engine model in the region.
RLC Honored With HAI 2011 Operator Safety Award for a Second Consecutive Year
Tuesday, 14 August 2012 20:35
RLC, the largest privately held helicopter operator in the Gulf of Mexico, has earned the Helicopter Association International (HAI) 2011 Operator Safety Award. The 2011 award marks the second year in a row RLC has been recognized by HAI for operator safety. The new award honors a total of over 115,000 accident-free flight hours over the two-year period.
Canadian Helicopters announces new Philippines Offshore Oil and Gas Support Contract
Tuesday, 07 August 2012 10:51
Source: Canadian Helicopters
Canadian Helicopters Group Inc. (TSX: CHL.A, CHL.B) (the "Company"), an international provider of helicopter transportation and related support services, announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Helicopters (NZ) Limited ("HNZ") has entered into an offshore oil and gas helicopter support contract with Shell Global Solutions International B.V. ("Shell").