Search results for: Brae Alpha

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  • 5 April 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Marathon Oil has reportedly submitted plans to relevant authorities for decommissioning of its Brae field in the UK sector of the North Sea. The Brae fields lie approximately 170 miles north-east of Aberdeen, and it includes three production platforms: Brae Alpha, Brae Bravo and East Brae. Three equity subsea installations and connecting pipelines, flowlines, control […]

  • 21 June 2017
    Project & Tenders

    U.S.-based oil company Marathon Oil has submitted a draft decommissioning program for its Brae Area facilities in the UK sector of the North Sea to the authorities.  The Brae Area lies approximately 170 miles (274 km) north-east of Aberdeen in a water depth of approximately 110m. The area consists of three fixed jacket platforms, three […]

  • 21 June 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    Marathon Oil has submitted a plan for decommissioning for the Brae Area to the UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). The Brae Area lies approximately 274 km north-east of Aberdeen in a water depth of approximately 110 meters. The Area consists of three fixed jacket platforms, three Marathon Oil-operated subsea tie-backs and […]

  • 29 December 2015

    Marathon Oil has shut production from its Brae Alpha production platform in the UK North Sea, following a gas leak. According to BBC, the gas leak was discovered on Saturday, and the production was shut on the same day. Offshore Energy Today has reached out to Marathon Oil, seeking more info. We will update the […]

  • 26 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    JDR, a provider of technology connecting the global offshore energy industry, has been awarded a contract by Marathon Oil, an oil and gas company, to provide umbilicals for the West Brae field, in the UK North Sea.  Namely, JDR will be in charge of the design and manufacture of 11.3 kilometers of power and static […]

  • 5 December 2017

    A Marathon offshore worker passed away last Thursday after falling ill aboard the Brae Alpha platform in the UK sector of the North Sea. A day later two more workers were airlifted and taken to hospital due to illness. In a statement sent to Offshore Energy Today, Marathon said the worker who passed away on […]

  • 23 May 2019

    Oil and gas company Marathon Oil UK has been fined £1.16 million ($1.5 million) following an HSE investigation into a high-pressure gas release on its Brae Alpha offshore platform in the North Sea on Boxing Day 2015. HSE is Britain’s national regulator for workplace health and safety. According to its statement on Monday, Aberdeen Sherriff Court […]

  • 14 October 2014

    A helicopter carrying offshore crew has returned to its base in Aberdeen from a platform in the North Sea after its passenger doors would not open.    According to Evening Express, a daily local newspaper serving the city of Aberdeen in Scotland, a CHC-operated Sikorsky S-92 helicopter has returned to its Aberdeen base from the Brae Alpha […]

  • 18 February 2016

    Marathon Oil, an oil and natural gas exploration and production company, has posted a quarterly loss and decided to cut spending due to low oil price environment.  The company reported a fourth quarter 2015 net loss of $793 million, compared to a profit of $926 million in the year-ago quarter. Marathon’s fourth quarter capital program decreased to $564 […]

  • 11 January 2016

    On December 29th, 2015, Offshore Energy Today informed about a gas leak that occurred aboard Marathon Oil’s Brae Alpha production platform in the UK North Sea. While this was confirmed as a leak to us by Marathon Oil, Oil and Gas People, a job site for the oil and gas industry, has a different side of the […]

  • 23 December 2014
    Exploration & Production

    Two North Sea oil rigs were evacuated due to power outage.  According to Evening Express, a daily newspaper in Aberdeen, all non-essential personnel were evacuated yesterday from the Brae Alpha and Brae Bravo platforms located in the Brae field in the North Sea. The field is located about 155 miles north-east of Aberdeen and is operated […]

  • 25 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    RockRose has signed a share purchase agreement to acquire 100% of Marathon Oil’s UK businesses.

  • 17 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    RockRose Energy will be passing operatorship of the Brae Area,  in the UK North Sea, to TAQA following court proceedings brought on by TAQA and other partners in the field. 

  • 24 June 2013

    The engineering and services group Bilfinger has extended comprehensive framework agreements for the maintenance of oil and gas production facilities in the North Sea. The agreements with energy companies Statoil and Marathon Oil run for periods of three years and have a total value of €130 million. Gas liquefaction in Northern Norway At the gas […]

  • 11 December 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Rockrose Energy has informed that the Noble Houston Colbert jack-up drilling rig is preparing to drill the first of two planned infill development wells on West Brae in the Uk North Sea. 

  • 4 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    Oil and natural gas exploration and production company, Marathon Oil, narrowed its 2Q 2016 loss compared to the one reported in the same period last year.  Marathon on Wednesday reported a second quarter 2016 net loss of $170 million, compared to a net loss of $386 million in the corresponding period last year. The company’s […]

  • 23 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    A new player buys an interest in the Alba, Bacchus, Bittern, and Enoch fields.

  • 5 May 2016

    Marathon Oil Corporation, an oil and gas exploration and production company, saw its loss deepen and revenues drop during the first quarter of 2016.  Marathon Oil reported a net loss of $407 million, compared to a loss of $276 million in the same period last year. The company also reported a first quarter 2016 adjusted net loss […]

  • 1 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    RockRose Energy has now completed the acquisition of 100% of Marathon Oil U.K. (MOUK) and 100% of Marathon Oil West of Shetland Limited (MOWOS) from subsidiaries of Marathon Oil Corporation. 

  • 2 October 2018

    Heerema Marine Contractors and AF Offshore Decom, together known as the HAF consortium, have been awarded a contract from Marathon Oil for the Brae Bravo platform decommissioning.

  • 10 October 2018
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC) and AF Offshore Decom (AFOD), together known as the HAF consortium, have secured a contract from Marathon Oil Decommissioning Services for the Engineering, Preparation, Removal and Disposal (EPRD) of the Brae Bravo Platform. The scope comprises of the EPRD of the topsides, the flare jacket and bridge and the main jacket. […]

  • 12 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian engineering and construction company AF Gruppen has been awarded a new offshore decommissioning project with a client in the UK sector of the North Sea.