Newscap week 28

Published Jul 12, 2016

Scandoil Newsletter

Exploration extracts

Successful Side-Track Appraisal and Volume Estimate at Brasse
Faroe Petroleum has announced the completion of a successful side-track appraisal well on the Brasse discovery in licence PL740 in the Norwegian North Sea...

Award of New License in Irish Atlantic Margin
Rig market

Baker Hughes Announces June 2016 Rig Counts
Baker Hughes Incorporated has announced that the international rig count for June 2016 was 927 down 28 from the 955 counted in May 2016...

Weekly Rig Counts from Baker Hughes
Supplier Contracts

ALTUS Intervention Secures Long-Term Frame Agreement With Statoil
Global Well Intervention provider ALTUS Intervention AS, a subsidiary of Qinterra AS, has secured a long-term frame agreement with Statoil...

Aker Solutions Wins Engineering Contract from Idemitsu Oil and...
Petrofac to Support Repsol Sinopec’s Transformation Plan
Forum Energy Technologies Receives ROV Order
Ramboll Awarded New Master Service Agreement with Statoil
UTEC Completes Major Project
Petrofac Appointed Well Operator for Hurricane Energy
BP Awards Bibby Offshore Combined Diving Campaign
MDL Latest Rental RDS Completes North Sea Mission
Saipem Awarded New E&C Contracts, Including the Zohr Field Development Project
Company news / Financial

StormGeo Announces Cable Lay Service
StormGeo, the global provider of decision support for weather sensitive operations, has announced the launch of its Cable Lay Service, the newest addition to its suite of weather forecasting services...

IMES Moves to Enhanced Facility as Business Looks to Grow
N-Sea Strengthens Middle East Presence with New Dubai Office
Statoil Completes Divestment of Marcellus Assets in West Virginia
Restrata Joins Forces with Shetland FM to Expand North Sea...
Wood Group and Librestream Technologies Form Collaboration
Caterpillar Acquires M2M Data Corporation
National Oilwell Varco and GE Oil & Gas Cooperate to Provide Integrated Solutions for FPSOs

New energy business

First with New Maintenance Training for the Wind Industry
Following the release of the Basic Maintenance Training Standard by the Global Wind Organisation (GWO) on 4 July 2016, DNV GL has certified Maersk Training...

Siemens to Supply 141 Turbines for Major Wind Power Plant in US
Smooth Operation of the LNG Hybrid Barge in Hamburg
DONG Energy Wins Tender for Dutch Offshore Wind Farms


S&P Global Platts: June OPEC Output of 32.73 Million Barrels of Crude Per Day, Highest Since August 2008
Oil production from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) crude oil output surged 300,000 barrels per day (b/d) in June, close to an eight-year high of 32.73 million b/d...

Chevron Approves Next Major Tengiz Expansion Project in...
Emerson and Stepchange Global Collaborate to Help Oil and Gas Producers Improve Production Efficiency


New Aerial Dispersant Capability for OSRL
Oil Spill Response Limited – OSRL – the largest international industry-funded cooperative that has the capability to respond to oil spills wherever they may occur in the world, has worked with British aero engineering firm T2 Aviation, part of the 2Excel Aviation group, to modify and deliver two...

Halliburton Introduces Global Rapid Intervention Package (GRIP)
Trelleborg’s Bend Restrictors Receive API 17L1 Design Review...
New Peli 3315RZ1 ATEX Light
PS200 Now Offers Extended Battery Life
Blackhawk Acquires Surge Reduction Line From Allamon Tool...

Shipping / Yard News

EURONAV Looks to Jotun’s Hull Performance Solutions For Lower Emissions and Enhanced Fuel Efficiency
EURONAV, one of the world’s leading tanker owners and managers, has selected Jotun’s Hull Performance Solutions (HPS) for two of its Suezmax vessels...

OEM Wins Deal to Support Go Marine Global Fleet
Cobham SATCOM Launches SAILOR 900 VSAT High Power
Petronas Selects Intellian to Connect New Floating LNG...
Trelleborg Launches New ... Pneumatic Fender
DP1 Jack-Up Vessel Thor Completes Short Stay at Damen
ALE Provides Enhanced Harbour Crane Solutions
3,000 Hours Successfully Completed on Test Bench – The New MTU Gas Marine Engine from Rolls-Royce

General News

Kongsberg Maritime Demonstrates New DNV GL DP Operator Training and Certificate Scheme
Kongsberg Maritime Ltd welcomed customers to its Aberdeen training centre for a seminar on the future of Dynamic Positioning Operator (DPO) Training and Certification...

First Subsea Mooring Connectors for Shell’s Appomattox Platform
Falcon is World’s Favourite

Churchill Drilling Tools Wins Innovation Award
Halcyon Recruitment Strengthens Team with New Operations...
Aquatic Appoints New Director to Develop Global Footprint Further
Seize the Golden Opportunity ... 13th Deepwater Asia Pacific 2016
Cost Reduction and Efficiency... FPSO&FLNG Asia 2016
New ExxonMobil and Saudi Aramco Technologies Produce Ethylene Directly from Crude Oil

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