The order of four pumps from VWS Westgarth, which supplies and operates sulfate reduction membrane systems, was for chemically enhanced backwash pumps to be installed aboard two FPSO vessels operated by Petrobas off the coast of Brazil.
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Oil prices started the week boosted by the US stimulus bill that the US House of Representatives passed but a risk of bearish developments could trim gains going forward.
The Neptune-operated Dugong discovery, in Production Licence 882, was one of the largest discoveries on the Norwegian Continental Shelf in 2020.
The companies applying for production licenses in the 25th licensing round on the Norwegian shelf include Shell, Equinor and OMV.
The company's Future Energy Fund II is focused on technologies that have the potential to enable affordable, reliable and cleaner energy.
The first scope of a five-year contract will see TWMA provide drilling waste management services on the harsh-environment jack-up rig Maersk Resolve as Spirit Energy drills the Grove North East well in the Southern Sector of the North Sea.
SBM Offshore has signed a letter of intent (LOI) together with Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras) for a 26.25-year lease and operate contract for the FPSO Almirante Tamandaré in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
The contract covers the development of 10 deepwater wells and their tieback to the Limbayong FPSO unit in Malaysia.
The new GD 2500Q Heavy Duty Frame (HDF) quintuplex pump is designed to extend pump service life through an optimised power end frame design.
The sale to HitecVision, through its wholly owned portfolio company NEO Energy, covers most of ExxonMobil’s non-operated upstream assets in the United Kingdom central and northern North Sea.