Search results for: Decommisioning

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  • 16 July 2019

    Scotland has launched the fourth round of the Decommissioning Challenge Fund through an injection of an additional $5 million.

  • 2 May 2018

     Lloyd’s Register (LR), WorleyParsons, and Ardent have partnered up to create what they call a collaborative supply chain approach to global decommissioning

  • 7 November 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The Aberdeen Harbor has just announced that the harbor’s latest expansion project has been awarded marine licences. Issued under the Marine (Scotland) Act 2010, the licences cover both construction and dredging operations associated with the project, and form part of a wider consenting strategy, which included Planning Permission in Principle, awarded by Aberdeen City Council […]

  • 20 February 2015

    Susan Green, deputy regional supervisor for field operations at the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE), will deliver a keynote address at the 2015 Decommissioning & Abandonment Summit, 17-19 March in Houston. Green will provide a crucial update on the regulator’s priorities at a time when, despite the fall in oil prices, production is […]

  • 28 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Norshore Atlantic, Norshore’s first versatile drilling vessel, is now ready to start operation for Sabah Shell  Petroleum Company Ltd on the Malikai field in Malaysia. After finalising the previous contract with Blue Sky in Indonesia on 13 July, the vessel has been in Batam where preparation for the Shell contract has been undertaken. Norshore Atlantic […]

  • 28 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    Norshore’s multi purpose drilling vessel Norshore Atlantic is now ready to start operation for Sabah Shell Petroleum Company Ltd on the Malikai field in Malaysia.

  • 10 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    Veolia-Peterson has signed a contract with Allseas for work on a ‘major’ Northern North Sea decommissioning project.

  • 3 February 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Royal Dutch Shell has started preparing plans for the decommissioning of the Brent Delta Platform in the UK North sea. The platform is one of four platforms located in the Brent oil and gas field. According to Shell, the Brent field has produced roughly 10 percent of all UK North Sea oil and gas and generated […]

  • 2 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    A £47.5 billion business opportunity is opening up for companies in decommissioning the North Sea’s huge infrastructure of offshore oil and gas fields according to new research recently published by Deloitte and Douglas-Westwood. The next 30 years will see enormous demand building for the services of supply chain players which will generate a large number […]

  • 8 December 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Two workers died in May last year when the Troll Solution jack-up rig tilted due to a fault in one of its legs, offshore Mexico. This was one of several accidents that hit the Mexican offshore oil and gas sector last year, and as the time passed, went out of the focus of general public. […]

  • 28 May 2020
    Business & Finance

    HPR ROV, a micro-ROV specialists, has appointed Michael O’Donnell as the new business development director. Michael O’Donnell brings with him a breadth of experience in business development, strategy, sales and business turnaround across the energy sector. He has over 12 years’ experience, previously working with UK companies such as Sparrows Group, BBRG and ROVOP where, […]

  • 24 February 2015

    Significant job and investment opportunities lay ahead for Great Yarmouth for the next 30 years if it seizes the opportunity now to become a key hub for the forecast £40bn programme to decommission North Sea wells and platforms. The potential to become a major centre for Southern North Sea decommissioning could be within the borough’s […]

  • 23 March 2017

    Danish oil company Maersk Oil has reached an agreement with the Government of Denmark which it says will facilitate future oil and gas investments in the Danish North Sea and protect industry jobs in Denmark. To encourage investment in oil extraction in the North Sea the Government has lowered taxes on oil and gas extraction for […]

  • 27 January 2017

    A new player in the offshore rig services market has recently emerged in Denmark. The new company, set in the Port of Frederikshavn in the Northern Denmark, was formed by three oil & gas service providers for the oil & gas industry and named OVS Offshore.  Offshore Energy Today has had an interview with Thoke […]

  • 20 July 2020
    Business developments & projects

    Hiretech Limited has taken delivery of newly built subsea shears and hydraulic grabs as part of a recent GBP 600k investment in decommissioning equipment. Hiretech’s Decommissioning and Subsea Business Development manager, Duncan Duthie, said: “We were keen to pinpoint the correct target for our investment, and collaborated with our clients and the manufacturer to go […]

  • 30 November 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    The decommissioning of aging offshore oil and gas platforms, subsea wells and related assets is increasing dramatically, with more than 600 projects expected to be disposed of during the next five years alone. This will cause spending to rise significantly, according to a new study by IHS Markit an information and analytics group. IHS Markit expects […]

  • 14 November 2016

    Enhanced Government support and following through on Budget promises are needed if UK industry is to cash in on multi-billion-pound decommissioning projects in the North Sea, Pinsent Masons, a UK law firm says. In a statement on Monday, the company said that Scottish ports were also at risk of losing out to European and Scandinavian […]

  • 17 June 2020
    Collaboration, Heavy lifting, Vessels

    A global decommissioning services consortium has added a specialist heavy lift vessel operator.

  • 8 July 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business developments & projects, Environment, Exploration & Production, Infrastructure, Operations & Maintenance, Regulation & policy

    Brazilian oil and gas giant Petrobras has started decommissioning the P-12 platform in the Campos Basin offshore Brazil.

  • 23 July 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Environment, Exploration & Production, Heavy lifting, Operations & Maintenance, Regulation & policy, Rules & Regulation

    UK authorities have approved Shell’s decommissioning plan for the Brent Alpha jacket, located in the UK sector of the North Sea.

  • 1 July 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Environment, Exploration & Production, Infrastructure, Operations & Maintenance, Regulation & policy, Rules & Regulation

    Perenco has received approval for its draft decommissioning programs for four Amethyst gas field topsides, located in the Southern North Sea, from the UK authorities.

  • 3 October 2013
    Research & Development

    Oil & Gas UK  published a suite of documents which highlight the need for the industry to prepare for forthcoming decommissioning projects and increase the efficiency of related processes. The publications feature information gathered on the scale of decommissioning activity to come on the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS), experiences of and lessons from pipeline decommissioning […]