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  • 1 June 2010
    Business & Finance

    John C.S. Lau, President & Chief Executive Officer of Husky Energy Inc., announced that oil production has been achieved from the North Amethyst field offshore Newfoundland & Labrador. Oil began flowing from the field on May 31. North Amethyst is the first satellite field development at Husky’s White Rose project and was brought on production […]

  • 24 April 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business developments & projects, Project & Tenders, Regulation & policy, Rules & Regulation, Safety

    Oil and gas company Perenco has submitted its draft decommissioning programs for four Amethyst gas field topsides to the UK authorities.

  • 25 September 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Stone Energy Corporation, an independent oil and gas company, has informed that Vernaccia exploration well, in the Gulf of Mexico, is scheduled to spud by early October 2015.  The prospect is operated by Italian company Eni. The Vernaccia exploration well, in Mississippi Canyon Block 35, targets the Miocene interval in a four-way structure. Eni currently has […]

  • 20 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian company Siem Offshore Inc. has been awarded a charter contract for the Anchor Handling Tug Supply Vessel (AHTS) Siem Amethyst with Woodside Energy. The contract award came through Siem Offshore’s fully owned subsidiary Siem Offshore Australia Pty Ltd. According to Siem Offshore, Woodside will use the vessel for operations in Australia, but the company did […]

  • 19 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Stone Energy Corporation announced exploration discoveries at its deep water Amethyst and deep gas Tomcat prospects. Stone operates and owns a 100 percent working interest in both discoveries. The deep water Amethyst exploration well in Mississippi Canyon block 26 encountered approximately 90 feet of net hydrocarbon pay in one interval which suggests a commercial discovery.  Analysis of logging, […]

  • 19 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Stone Energy Corporation has announced exploration discoveries at its deep water Amethyst and deep gas Tomcat prospects in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. Stone operates and owns a 100 percent working interest in both discoveries.   The deep water Amethyst exploration well in Mississippi Canyon block 26 encountered approximately 90 feet of net hydrocarbon pay […]

  • 19 May 2014

    On 6 March 2014, the small port of Maassluis was brimming with activity for the ceremonial naming ceremony of Sima Charters’ latest addition to the fleet: SC Amethyst. The company, established in 2000, operates a small fleet of fast vessels, transporting people and small equipment to ships in the anchorage outside the Port of Rotterdam […]

  • 29 June 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Husky Energy has started production from the South White Rose project in the Jeanne d’Arc Basin offshore Newfoundland and Labrador. “South White Rose is Husky’s second major subsea satellite tieback following the successful North Amethyst subsea project,” said CEO Asim Ghosh. “Both of these projects extend the life of the main White Rose field and […]

  • 7 March 2014

    The Dutch company Sima Charters successfully delivered a Multi Purpose 66ft Tender, christened SC Amethyst. Built by Sima Charters and Shipinstall, the tender features design and naval architecture by Vripack and is engineered for countless activities in the offshore sector. The SC Amethyst is a heavy duty pilot/service boat, designed for multiple purposes such as […]

  • 8 July 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Stone Energy has informed that operations at the Cardona #6 development well, located in Mississippi Canyon block 29, have been proceeding ahead of schedule and below budget, and drilling has been completed through the targeted zones. The well encountered approximately 288 feet of net pay in two intervals, similar to the Cardona #5 net pay […]

  • 10 April 2019

    A cargo vessel allided with the control center of Kiel-Holtenau Lock in Germany, on April 7, 2019.

  • 8 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Husky Energy has started production from a second oil well at the South White Rose extension drill centre offshore Newfoundland and Labrador. The two wells are expected to ramp up to a combined net peak production of 15,000 barrels per day (bbls/day). South White Rose is Husky’s second major subsea tieback following the North Amethyst subsea […]

  • 11 August 2010

    Juliet GDF Suez aims to tap its UK North Sea Juliet gas field discovery with a tieback to the BP Amethyst platform. Juliet discovered with the 47/14b-10 well drilled in 2008, which flowed at 38 Mmcf/d of gas from a 6 metre (20 ft) interval on test, is to be tapped via a two subsea […]

  • 6 August 2014

    Stone Energy has sanctioned the development of the Amethyst field in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.   In its second quarter report, the company revealed that the development plan for Amethyst was sanctioned early in the second quarter of 2014 and long lead items have been ordered for a single well tie-back to the Stone-owned and […]

  • 7 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Dutch company Sima Charters successfully delivered a Multi-Purpose 66ft Tender, christened SC Amethyst. The tender features design and naval architecture by Vripack and is engineered for countless activities in the offshore sector. SC Amethyst has been designed by Vripack and Sima Charters, and built by Sima Charters together with Shipinstall. The SC Amethyst is […]

  • 7 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Dutch company Sima Charters successfully delivered a Multi Purpose 66ft Tender, christened SC Amethyst. Built by Sima Charters and Shipinstall, the tender features design and naval architecture by Vripack and is engineered for countless activities in the offshore sector. The SC Amethyst is a heavy duty pilot/service boat, designed for multiple purposes such as […]

  • 8 July 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Stone Energy Corporation informed that operations at the Cardona #6 development well, located in Mississippi Canyon block 29 in the Gulf of Mexico, have been proceeding ahead of schedule and below budget, and drilling has been completed through the targeted zones.   According to Stone Energy’s press release, the well encountered approximately 288 feet of […]

  • 29 June 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Husky Energy has started production from the South White Rose project in the Jeanne d’Arc Basin offshore Newfoundland and Labrador. “South White Rose is Husky’s second major subsea satellite tieback following the successful North Amethyst subsea project,” said CEO Asim Ghosh. “Both of these projects extend the life of the main White Rose field and […]

  • 24 September 2007

    Three men have died after an accident on a gas rig standby vessel in the North Sea, the boat’s operators say. Vroon Offshore Services said they died on the Viking Islay in the BP Amethyst gas field off the East Yorkshire coast.

  • 10 April 2008

    Technip has been awarded by Husky Oil Operations Limited, a subsidiary of Husky Energy, a major engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning (EPIC) contract for the development of the White Rose oil field’s North Amethyst Satellite. The contract is worth approximately €190 million.

  • 7 December 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Statoil is advancing the appraisal work on the Bay du Nord oil discovery, offshore Newfoundland and Labrador, with plans for further drilling in 2016.  The Norwegian oil and gas company Statoil is the operator of Mizzen, Harpoon and Bay du Nord discoveries, in the Flemish Pass Basin, with 65% interest while Husky holds 35% interest. Appraisal […]