Ruhrpumpen has announced the successful commissioning of a seawater lift pump package in an FPSO vessel operated by Avant Garde Petroleum Co. Dubai.
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Danos has secured a contract to perform mechanical hook-up and commissioning (HUC) support services for the Hess Stampede tension leg platform (TLP) in the Gulf of Mexico.
OneSubsea has announced that it has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction contract by Statoil to supply the subsea production system for the Utgard gas and condensate discovery in the North Sea.
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BNK Petroleum Inc. has announced that it has successfully finished drilling the first well of its 2017 drilling programme, the Chandler 8-6H well, in the Company's Tishomingo Field, Oklahoma.
UK Export Finance (UKEF) has announced that it will provide US$400 million in support for a GE Oil & Gas contract with Ghana's Offshore Cape Three Points Project.
Faroe Petroleum has announced that it has been awarded four new prospective exploration licences, including two operatorships, under the 2016 Norwegian APA (Awards in Pre-defined Areas) Licence Round on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.
Baker Hughes and Schlumberger will be awarded the contracts for integrated drilling and well services on the Cat J rigs Askepott and Askeladden. The rigs will perform work at Oseberg and the Gullfaks.
Cairn intends to announce its preliminary results for the year to 31 December 2016 on Wednesday 8 March 2017. In advance of these results, Cairn is providing information on recent operations and guidance in respect of the Group’s trading performance in 2016.
Tullow Oil has announced that the Erut-1 well in Block 13T, Northern Kenya, has discovered a gross oil interval of 55 m with 25 m of net oil pay at a depth of 700 m. The overall oil column for the field is considered to be 100 to 125 m.
Utgard is a gas and condensate field on Norwegian and UK continental shelf while Byrding is an oil and gas field north of the Troll field.
One year after the licence award Statoil has made an oil and gas discovery close to Norne estimated at between 20 and 80 million bbls.
Farm-out of 10% interest on 2 for 1 promoted basis with farm-out option of further 10% on promoted basis. Dempsey-1 scheduled for drilling in April-May 2017, targeting 1 trillion ft3 conventional reservoir gas underneath a producing field.
As President Obama leaves the Oval Office on Friday, he leaves a legacy of mixed fortunes for the energy industry.
The Willow discovery wells, Tinmiaq 2 and 6, were drilled in early 2016 and encountered 72 ft and 42 ft of net pay, respectively, in the Brookian Nanushuk formation.
Cyberhawk Innovations has been recognised as a finalist at the 2017 Offshore Achievement Awards for the categories Safety Innovation and Export Achievement.
Aker BP ASA increases reserves and maintains good results in exploration, drilling and wells, projects and production.
Lee Nicholson, Managing Director of Wakefield Acoustics explains operating in offshore hazardous environments presents significant health and safety challenges, none more so than noise.
Seacroft Marine Consultants has appointed a new marine projects manager as it further develops specialised offshore marine projects.
Honeywell and Aereon have announced they will collaborate on solutions to help industrial customers boost the safety, efficiency and reliability of their operations by leveraging Honeywell’s Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) ecosystem.
Peterson has appointed Sarah Forbes as director projects & innovation. The appointment follows an investment by Peterson in Core 29, the project management and consultancy business founded by Ms Forbes in Aberdeen in 2012.
JP Chia, Engineering Manager at Trelleborg’s engineered products operation looks at how use of floatover technology can help reduce costs and eliminate downtime.
Hess Corporation announced positive results from the Payara-1 well offshore Guyana, which is the second oil discovery on the Stabroek Block following the world-class Liza oil discovery in 2015.
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation has announced that it has agreed to sell its Eagleford Shale assets in South Texas for US$2.3 billion to Sanchez Energy Corporation and Blackstone Group LP.
Cyberhawk Innovations, the world leader in aerial inspection and survey using Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), otherwise known as drones, has welcomed Oil & Gas UK’s new guidelines on the use of drones in offshore environments.