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  • 11 October 2010

    ConocoPhillips Skandinavia AS, operator of production license 331, has completed the drilling of wildcat well 8/10-3. The well is located about 25 kilometres southeast of the Ula field in the North Sea. The purpose of the well was to prove petroleum in the reservoir rocks in the Permian Rotliegendes group (the Auk formation). The well […]

  • 20 July 2010
    Equipment

    Technip has been awarded by Talisman Energy (UK) Limited two engineering, procurement and installation contracts, worth in excess of €40 million on a lump sum basis, for the development of the Auk North and Burghley fields, the company reported in a news release. The fields will be tied back to Talisman’s Fulmar A platform and […]

  • 13 February 2015

    Statoil Petroleum AS, operator of production licence 146, is in the process of completing the drilling of wildcat well 2/4-22 S in the Norwegian part of the North Sea. The well was drilled about 20 kilometres north of the Ekofisk field and 2.3 kilometres northeast of the 2/4-21 discovery in the southern part of the […]

  • 20 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    Young CEDA recently organized two events for students in the Netherlands to present them more info about working in the dredging and marine construction industry. The first event took place on 30 May at Twente University, Enschede and the next one shortly after at the Delft University of Technology, in Delft. Both programs consisted of […]

  • 20 June 2017
    Environment, Human Capital, Research & Development

    Swedish utility company Vattenfall has announced the first successful projects for its EUR 3 million research programme aimed at examining the environmental and socio-economic impacts of offshore wind farms.

  • 8 July 2009

    Two offshore oil fields and one incremental oil projects have been approved by the UK government so far this year and three gas fields. Latest figures from the UK’s Department of Energy and Climate Change also show two coal bed methane and three coal mine vent projects were given the green light up to the […]

  • 29 August 2014

    An offshore helicopter needed to be examined this week on a North Sea platform, off UK, after a leak was discovered on the frame of the aircraft. After media reports claiming the helicopter was forced to land on the Talisman-operated platform in the North Sea, a Bristow Helicopter spokesperson dismissed the writings, saying that the landing […]

  • 8 March 2011
    Business & Finance

      Prosafe has been awarded a Letter of Interim Agreement (“LOIA”) by Talisman Energy (UK) Limited for the provision of the MSV Regalia accommodation support rig at the Auk South Redevelopment Project in the British sector of the North Sea. The firm period of the contract linked to the LOIA is six (6) months with […]

  • 1 December 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    The Statnett Grid Development Plan 2011 launched Wednesday upholds Statnett ambitions and specifies the investments to be implemented by 2021. The aim is to ensure supply of energy to Norwegian consumers, facilitate Norwegian climate policy and economic growth. The planned investments amount to between NOK 40 and 50 billion. ‘In 2010 Statnett presented it’s ambitions […]

  • 24 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Explosive ordnance risk mitigation expert Bodac has collaborated with ECS Special Projects to design an underwater mine disposal system. According to the company, the system retains all the main characteristic of the Cobra mine disposal system, and meets DEF Standards, International Ammunition Technical Guidelines (IATG), International Mine Action Standards (IMAS), Health and Safety Executive (HSE) guidelines. […]

  • 10 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    Over the last 18 months, Seatronics, an Acteon Company, Technip, Star Net Geomantics and BlueView Technologies have been involved in developing the BlueView 3D system for underwater metrology. This work has included several onshore dry dock trials in Peterhead and Fraserburgh, UK. Seatronics, along with Star Net, is now a recommended execution contractor for BlueView […]

  • 10 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Over the last 18 months, Seatronics, an Acteon Company, Technip, Star Net Geomantics and BlueView Technologies have been involved in developing the BlueView 3D system for underwater metrology. This work has included several onshore dry dock trials in Peterhead and Fraserburgh, UK. Seatronics, along with Star Net, is now a recommended execution contractor for BlueView […]

  • 8 August 2014
    Environment

    By 2020 the percentage of Scotland’s energy coming from renewable sources will increase. Studies have identified that there is a need to research how offshore renewable developments affect wildlife populations. The Marine Scotland Science released a report on how marine development could affect sea birds and marine mammals. The surveys presented in this report will help […]

  • 8 April 2016
    Environment, Research & Development

    APEM will complete a final survey over Vattenfall’s Norfolk Vanguard East site this month, as part of an eight month project to gather data on birds and marine mammals in the area. Eight surveys were flown out from Norwich International Airport at monthly intervals between September 2015 and April 2016 and the resulting images were […]

  • 10 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    Marinette Marine Corporation will on Oct. 13, 2012, hold a christening and launching ceremony for the Research Vessel Sikuliaq. This 261-foot oceanographic research ship, formerly known as the Alaska Region Research Vessel, will be owned by the National Science Foundation and operated by UAF. The name of the vessel, Sikuliaq, is pronounced [see-KOO-lee-auk] and is […]

  • 21 July 2016

    Fluor subsidiary Stork has confirmed it scored a two-year fabric maintenance and asset support services contract by Repsol Sinopec Resources UK Limited across six of the company’s North Sea assets. The confirmation comes following an announcement earlier this month when Repsol Sinopec said it had awarded several contracts for maintenance of its North Sea assets, to several […]

  • 25 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) has been awarded its first major contract in the UK in 2014. The five year contract extension from Talisman Sinopec Energy UK is valued at $500 million USD and includes an option for two additional, two year extensions. Under the scope, WGPSN will provide engineering & modifications services to Talisman Sinopec […]

  • 13 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Prosafe, the world’s leading owner and operator of accommodation/service rigs, announces that Talisman Energy Norge AS has extended the contract for the semi-submersible multi-service vessel Regalia at the Yme field until end August 2012.  The extension of 198 days has a gross value of USD 57.4 million, bringing the total contract value up to USD […]

  • 25 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) has been awarded its first major contract in the UK in 2014. The five year contract extension from Talisman Sinopec Energy UK is valued at $500 million USD and includes an option for two additional, two year extensions. Under the scope, WGPSN will provide engineering & modifications services to Talisman Sinopec […]

  • 10 October 2012

    Marinette Marine Corporation will on Oct. 13, 2012, hold a christening and launching ceremony for the Research Vessel Sikuliaq. This 261-foot oceanographic research ship, formerly known as the Alaska Region Research Vessel, will be owned by the National Science Foundation and operated by UAF. The name of the vessel, Sikuliaq, is pronounced [see-KOO-lee-auk] and is […]

  • 21 June 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Statnett and National Grid have signed an agreement to confirm their plans to develop an electricity interconnector between Norway and the UK with a goal to have it operational by 2020. The North Sea Network (NSN) project is a key to further development of the North-European power grid, and of high priority to the companies. […]

  • 4 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    All American Marine (AAM) and the University of New Hampshire (UNH) have signed a contract for the design and construction of a new aluminum catamaran research vessel. All American Marine will build the new catamaran, custom devised by Teknicraft Design of Auckland, New Zealand. The new vessel, funded through a grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration […]