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Castrol launches hydraulic control fluid

The fluid has been formulated for use as the control fluid in subsea production control systems, delivering all-round subsea production system protection.

TechnipFMC awarded contract for sparta project

TechnipFMC has been awarded a contract by Shell for the first integrated engineering, procurement, construction, and installation (iEPCI™) project to use high-pressure subsea production systems rated up to 20 000 psi.

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Sangomar FPSO arrives in Senegal

Woodside Energy has announced that the Léopold Sédar Senghor floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) facility has safely arrived offshore Senegal.


EXPRO announce acquisition of Coretrax

Expro has announced it had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Coretrax from an investment group led by Buckthorn Partners.


Zephyr Energy provide operations update

Zephyr Energy has provided an update on its operated project in the Paradox Basin, Utah and on its non-operated project in the Williston Basin, North Dakota.


Hydrawell remedial cement barriers installed in Alaska

Developed to remove the cost of the drilling rig or workover unit during well decommissioning, test deployment of HydraCT™ in 2021 showed good cement bonding with an ultrasonic cement evaluation tool.


Shearwater Geoservices wins 3D seismic survey contract

Shearwater GeoServices Holding AS has announced it has been contracted by the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) for a survey project in the Cauvery Basin, located off the east coast of India.