Offshore Industry News
Total and its partners have taken the investment decision for the second phase of the Mero project (Libra block), located deep offshore, 180km off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, in the prolific pre-salt area of the Santos Basin in..
Total has started up production from the Culzean gas condensate field located on Block 22/25a, 230km off the coast of Aberdeen, in the UK. With a plateau production of 100,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boe/d), Culzean will account..
Well-Safe Solutions announces the award of a major contract to decommission up to twenty-one wells on the Schooner and Ketch fields in the UKCS, operated by DNO North Sea (ROGB). The Schooner and Ketch fields, located in the UK Southern..
In cooperation with ABB and after nearly two years of extensive and thorough collaborative efforts, Ideol and AOE have unveiled their universal floating offshore substation for both bottom-fixed and floating offshore windfarms starting at depths of 40m. Based on Ideol’s..
Van Oord presents a white paper on Accelerating Climate Initiatives to underline its sustainable ambition and to inspire everyone involved. Prior to the launch, Van Oord introduced its sustainability programme S.E.A. A platform of Sustainable Earth Actions, to advocate successful..
InterMoor has signed a contract with COOEC, a subsidiary of China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC), to install deepwater mooring systems for the Liuhua 16-2 and Lingshui 17-2 floating production facilities in the South China Sea. The Liuhua 16-2 turret-moored..
Three leaders in the Oil & Gas industry’s decommissioning sector have launched a new company: Fairfield Decom. Headquartered in Aberdeen, this new platform combines the knowledge of a highly experienced operator with the expertise and capabilities of the world’s leading..
Thursday 16 May, around 90 international maritime professionals took part in the annual Maritime Charity Golf Event, organised by Yellow & Finch Publishers in favour of the Nationaal Fonds Kinderhulp (national childcare fund). This was the ninth edition of the..
Lankhorst Ropes is working with SurfWEC, a partnership led by marine engineering firm Martin & Ottaway, to determine the most efficient mooring system for SurfWEC’s Wave Energy Converters (WECs). SurfWEC was formed to develop Wave Energy Converters using patented technology..
Subsea 3d scanning specialists, Viewport3, have announced their move to new, larger premises in Dyce, following on from an exceptional year of growth which saw their turnover jump 34-fold in 2018. Viewport3 will now be based at the Kirkhill Industrial..
Offshore energy professionals from around the world attended the 2019 OTC – the 50th anniversary – at NRG Park to gain insights from global experts and colleagues. While speakers challenged ideas about the changing landscape of exploration and production, exhibitors..
Yellow & Finch Publishers is a full-service publishing house geared to the maritime world. It is based in Vlissingen. We turn out a trendsetting portfolio of independent international business magazines focused on the maritime industries. With our department Marketing Services..
Deepwater mooring rope manufacturer Lankhorst Offshore has been awarded a contract by TechnipFMC to supply the mooring lines for the Energean Power FPSO for the Karish and Tanin gas fields, located in the eastern Mediterranean, approximately 90km offshore Israel. Energean..
Acta Marine’s newbuild Walk to Work vessel Acta Centaurus has been delivered from Ulstein Verft and is about to set sail for her first offshore wind assignment. “Building on experience with our first Ulstein Walk to Work construction support vessel..
Pleuger Industries will present its extensive portfolio of special pumps for offshore applications at the 50th OTC in Houston, Texas USA. Operators of offshore plants will find solutions for underwater motor pumps, plunger pumps and ship drives “Made in Germany”..
Technology to enhance operational effectiveness, while reducing risk and preventing interruption to pipeline production has been developed by Subsea Internet of Things (SIoT) specialists, WFS Technologies. The patented Seatooth PipeLogger is an integrated pipeline, umbilical, risers and flowlines temperature monitoring..
Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis) has been awarded the offshore export cable installation contract for the Hornsea 2 offshore windfarm. The contract with a value greater than EUR 100 million was awarded by Ørsted Wind Power and consists of three export..
MacGregor has completed the construction of FibreTrac, the first fibre-rope offshore crane to enter the market. The crane’s full potential is being validated and its capabilities have recently been demonstrated at an event in Kristiansand, Norway. “The project to build,..
Visitors to the OTC show will be able to view groundbreaking oil & gas technologies developed by Trelleborg’s highly-skilled specialist engineers for the oil & gas industry. Eric Bucci, Global Technical Manager, Oil & Gas for Trelleborg Sealing Solutions, says:..
Recognising the demand for improved efficiency, reduced downtime, and lowered maintenance costs, Atlantica Tender Drilling has partnered with Drillform Technical Services to replace their current make-up and break-out system. Drillform’s Bulldog 130 Automated Floor Wrench (BD130) will be installed on..
At this year’s OTC, Turner Designs Hydrocarbon Instruments (TDHI) will exhibit its industry leading, flexible product line of oil in water monitors, analysers and accessories. TDHI will display the newly updated TD-550 and TD-560 Oil in Water Analysers, the TD-107..
Sparrows Group has reinforced its leading position in the North Sea following contract renewals worth an estimated EUR35 million in revenue in the first quarter of 2019. The renewed agreements with two long standing major operators in the UK Continental Shelf..
DEME Offshore has signed an agreement with Equinor to undertake a study examining potential floating concrete substructures for the planned Hywind Tampen windfarm project in the North Sea off Norway’s coast. With DEME Offshore’s market expertise and vast track record..
The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) showcases leading-edge technology for offshore drilling, exploration, production, and environmental protection. This year, the conference is celebrating its Golden Anniversary, attracting more attendees and exhibiting companies from around the globe than ever before. These energy professionals..
Den Helder Airport (DHA) will facilitate helicopter flights for the maintenance of the Deutsche Bucht offshore windfarm for MHI Vestas in the coming years. At the same time, offshore windfarm constructor Van Oord has finalised a call-off contract for the..