New Environmental Monitoring Solution for Gas Hydrate Exploration and Production to be developed
Kongsberg Maritime Embient, with KONGSBERG partner company Contros Systems and Solutions, has been selected to develop and deliver innovative technologies and strategies for environmental monitoring during Gas Hydrate exploration and production as part of the EU ‘SUGAR’ (Submarine Gas Hydrate Reservoirs) project.
World’s first subsea wet gas compressor one step closer to Gullfaks
The world’s first subsea wet gas compressor station is now ready for the final testing at Horsøy outside Bergen before being prepared for installation and hook-up to Gullfaks C in 2015. By adding 22 million extra barrels of oil equivalent from the Gullfaks South Brent reservoir the compressor will help extend the field’s productive life.
Cargo no. 500 leaves Snøhvit
The special vessel Arctic Voyager is the 500th to visit Melkøya and Hammerfest to carry product from the Snøhvit plant. The vessel will freight a cargo of LNG from Melkøya, Norway to Aliaga, Turkey.
With this cargo, the Snøhvit plant has produced and delivered LNG worth NOK 82 billion since start-up in 2007. In addition, considerable value has been added through the export of LPG and condensate from the field.