Most popular news of the week Feb 10 – 16, 2014
Petrobras’ Executive Board has approved the contracting of eight support vessels for its offshore activities.
PETRONAS has reached the Final Investment Decision (FID) for its second floating liquefied natural gas facility (PFLNG 2) project, located off the coast of Sabah in Malaysia.
Keppel FELS has secured contracts to build three high-specification KFELS B Class jackup rigs worth about US$650 million from new customer Fecon International Corp. (Fecon).
Statoil and the partners in the Johan Sverdrup field have decided on a concept for the first development phase.
Malaysia’s UMW Oil & Gas has placed an order for two new jack-up drilling rigs, hoping to benefit from the high demand for such units in the region.
Coastal Contracts Bhd’s subsidiary, Thaumas Marine Ltd (“TM”) has secured a charter contract to provide a self-elevated jack-up unit with gas compression capabilities for Mexico’s Pemex.
The ROVs will be delivered through late 2014 and 2015.