North Sea Rim
Unique Onboard Training System wins prestigious dynamic positioning awardFeb 9, 2016
The ground-breaking ‘Onboard Training System’ (OTS), developed by recently acquired Kongsberg Maritime company SMSC, won the prestigious Dynamic Positioning Award at the Offshor
New offshore vessel to be fitted with Cathelco BWT systemFeb 9, 2016
Cathelco is supplying a ballast water treatment (BWT) system for a new offshore vessel built by Eastern Shipbuilding Group Inc., for Harvey Gulf International Marine, LLC.
Acteon Field Life Service launchedFeb 9, 2016
Subsea services company Acteon has launched a new service offering to directly address the demands and changing conditions of the global oil and gas industry.
Total starts-up production at Laggan-Tormore in the West of ShetlandFeb 9, 2016
Total has started-up production from the Laggan and Tormore gas and condensate fields, located in 600 meters of water in the West of Shetland area. The fields will produce 90,000 barrels
Total appoints Senior Vice President, Scientific DevelopmentFeb 9, 2016
Philippe Baptiste has been appointed Senior Vice President, Scientific Development at Total, effective February 1, 2016.
Ardyne launches with acquisition of Wellbore ASFeb 9, 2016
New oilfield services company Ardyne has been launched with £50 million backing from Lime Rock Partners and has made its first acquisition.
ALMACO’s Modular Cabins for Statoil’s Johan Sverdrup platform at Apply LeirvikFeb 9, 2016
Thanks to the 2015 framework agreement with Statoil, ALMACO Group was awarded the contract to build 450 NORSOK-compliant Modular Cabins for Statoil’s Johan Sverdrup fixed platform
Siemens UK & Ireland joins forces with EFC GroupFeb 8, 2016
Siemens UK & Ireland has formed a strategic partnership with oil and gas control system company, EFC Group, in a collaboration which promises to deliver innovative,
Atlantic Petroleum defaults on Chestnut fieldFeb 8, 2016
P/F Atlantic Petroleum says that during the month of January, Atlantic Petroleum produced a net total of 23,000 barrels of oil equivalents (boe).
Faroe Petroleum reports good progress for 2015Feb 8, 2016
Graham Stewart, Chief Executive of Faroe Petroleum says that 2015 was another year of growth and good progress for Faroe despite a backdrop of significantly lower commodity prices.
Schlumberger-Cameron merger receives unconditional clearance from European CommissionFeb 8, 2016
Schlumberger Limited and Cameron International Corporation jointly declared that the European Commission has cleared their proposed merger without any conditions
AVEVA supports Fabricom on major brownfield projectFeb 8, 2016
AVEVA says that Fabricom Offshore Services is using AVEVA software for the brownfield modification of GDF Suez’s Cygnus Platform in 2016.
gasworld Europe Industrial Gas Conference 2016Feb 8, 2016
gasworld’s Europe Industrial Gas Conference will take place in at the Hilton Hotel in Dusseldorf, Germany from 20th – 22nd June, 2016.
Subsea Expo draws record attendance as the industry gets fit for $30 oilFeb 8, 2016
Almost 7,000 visits were made to Europe’s largest subsea event, Subsea Expo, held in Aberdeen this week, despite the industry facing its toughest year ever. The exhibition and conference, organised by Subsea UK, attracted just under 5,000 individual delegates, many of whom visited more than once over the three days. International delegates flew in from all corners of the world, including Africa, Brazil, Japan, Mexico, Nigeria and the US.
Statoil ASA: 2015 fourth quarter resultsFeb 5, 2016
Statoil delivered adjusted earnings of NOK 15.2 billion and adjusted earnings after tax of NOK 1.6 billion in the fourth quarter 2015. For the full year 2015, adjusted earnings were
Prior Diesel makes major investment in 3D modellingFeb 5, 2016
Prior Diesel, a Suretank company and supplier of diesel driven power solutions and well service products to the oil and gas, marine and industrial sectors, has invested in the latest
Agreement on the sale of transmission assets at Westermost RoughFeb 5, 2016
Westermost Rough Ltd (WMR), a wholly owned subsidiary of DONG Energy A/S (50%), the UK Green Investment Bank plc (25%) and Marubeni Corporation (25%) has signed
Subsea UK to sponsor MATE ROV competition for second yearFeb 5, 2016
Subsea UK declared, at Subsea Expo, that it will sponsor an initiative which inspires budding subsea engineers for a second year.
Major industry boost for award-winning Lightpath technologyFeb 5, 2016
Scottish research and development company PhotoSynergy Ltd (PSL) is enjoying a hat trick of successes as a major operator and two subsea service companies push the envelope
Sound Energy achieves first commercial gas production from NervesaFeb 5, 2016
Sound Energy has achieved first commercial production at the operated onshore Nervesa gas discovery on 3 February 2016. The Nervesa discovery was drilled successfully by
National awards recognise Subsea starsFeb 5, 2016
Aker Solutions was recognised as the best subsea company of the year at the Subsea UK awards last night and David Bloom of Subsea 7 was honoured for his outstanding
Bibby Offshore develops collaborative approach to unlock subsea productivityFeb 5, 2016
Bibby Offshore has developed an innovative vessel share option for clients, which has the potential to provide the subsea industry with significant savings through encouraging
Aker Solutions wins MMO contract in the UKFeb 4, 2016
Aker Solutions won a framework agreement to provide engineering and construction services for several offshore oil and gas fields in the UK North Sea.
Statoil awarding contracts for Oseberg Vestflanken 2, Johan Sverdrup and Gina KrogFeb 4, 2016
The contracts awarded on behalf of the licence partners include marine operations, marine construction, engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of an unmanned wellhead