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  • 16 May 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Shell has been given green light by the U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) to start repairs at Glider field, following the release of oil from its subsea infrastructure last week. Glider field is located in Green Canyon Block 248 in the Gulf of Mexico. The incident was reported approximately 90 miles south of Timbalier Island, Louisiana. […]

  • 16 May 2016

    The U.S. Coast Guard has shared the above image, showing the oil spill response efforts following a discharge from Shell’s Glider field in the Gulf of Mexico last week. The image shows two 210-foot and two 95-foot vessels conduct skimming operations on May 14, 2016, in response to an estimated 88,200 gallons of crude oil […]

  • 30 August 2016

    Royal Dutch Shell plc is divesting 100 percent of its record title interest in Gulf of Mexico Green Canyon Blocks 114, 158, 202 and 248, located offshore Louisiana. The blocks referred to as the Brutus/Glider assets, will be acquired by EnVen Energy Corporation, through its affiliate EnVen Energy Ventures, LLC. Shell said that in line with Shell’s […]

  • 30 August 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Shell said it has reached an agreement to sell 100 percent of its record title interest in Gulf of Mexico Green Canyon Blocks 114, 158, 202 and 248, referred to as the Brutus/Glider assets, to EnVen Energy Corporation, through its affiliate EnVen Energy Ventures. The Brutus/Glider assets include the Brutus tension leg platform (TLP), the […]

  • 30 November 2018

    Oil company EnVen Energy has started drilling its King Crab well on Ewing Bank Block 873 in its Lobster field.

  • 13 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    An estimated 88,200 gallons of oil were reportedly released from a Shell subsea well-head flow line in the Gulf of Mexico, some 90 miles south of Timbalier Island, Louisiana on Thursday morning, according to the US Coast Guard. “A Shell helicopter observed an oil sheen near the Glider subsea tieback system at the Brutus tension-leg platform,” Shell said in a […]

  • 13 May 2016

    Shell has shut production from its oil platform in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico offshore Louisiana following an oil leak. Federal regulator the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) on Thursday said it was responding to a two mile by thirteen mile sheen in the Gulf of Mexico, approximately 97 miles south of Port Fourchon, […]

  • 15 May 2016

    The U.S. Coast Guard and Shell continue joint efforts to respond to an oil leak that occurred in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico offshore Louisiana, at Shell’s Glider field on Thursday morning. According to a statement by the Coast Guard, on water, recovery vessels are searching for oil that can be recovered through skimming. Five […]

  • 17 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    The oil spill response crews have concluded skimming operations at this time as they have recovered more than 84,000 gallons of oily-water mixture following an oil spill from a Shell subsea well-head flow line in the Gulf of Mexico, the US Coast Guard informed. The skimming operation were concluded due to the lack of visible recoverable oil being found […]

  • 16 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    The US Coast Guard managed to remove more than 51,000 gallons of oily-water mixture after some 88,200 gallons of oil spilled from a Shell subsea well-head flow line in the Gulf of Mexico on May 12. A total of five on-water recovery vessels have been deployed to conduct skimming operations at the site of the incident, which occurred some 90 miles south of […]

  • 17 May 2016
    Project & Tenders

    U.S. Cost Guard and Shell have wrapped up their oil spill skimming operations, conducted following last week’s discharge of 2,100 barrels (88,200 gallons) at the Glider field in the Gulf of Mexico. According to the Coast Guard, the skimming has been concluded due to no visible recoverable oil being found by either aerial or surface assets. The […]

  • 17 May 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Shell and the USCG have recovered approximately 2,012 barrels (more than 84,000 gallons) of an oil-water mixture following the release of oil from its subsea infrastructure at Glider field in the Gulf of Mexico. The joint response mobilized more than 150 people, five on-water recovery vessels for skimming, and aerial assets to respond to the […]

  • 10 July 2018

    Shell has reportedly agreed to pay $3.8 million for damages over a May 2016 oil spill, which resulted in about 1,926 barrels of oil discharged into the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. 

  • 13 May 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    A crude oil spill occurred in the Gulf of Mexico from a Shell subsea well-head flow line, approximately 90 miles south of Timbalier Island, Louisiana, Thursday. Shell reported that a two mile by thirteen mile sheen was observed in the area of its Glider field, a group of four subsea wells located in Green Canyon […]

  • 23 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Teledyne Webb Research announces a new hybrid capability on the Slocum G2 glider! The hybrid capability allows for better glider flight efficiency overall. The hybrid capability is a thruster with a collapsible propeller that folds when the glider is flying in buoyancy only mode and then spins out when engaged. The thruster is mounted below […]

  • 19 February 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Scientists from the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory’s Ocean Sciences Division are optimizing the placement of ocean gliders and the usage of glider data to improve the Navy’s ability to predict ocean conditions. Researchers frequently use gliders – slow-moving, long-endurance underwater vehicles – to collect data on ocean conditions such as temperature, depth, and salinity; in […]

  • 6 December 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    ACSA announces that the SeaExplorer glider, developed by ACSA in partnership with ACRI, CNRS and IFREMER, successfully completed a two-month record mission in collaboration with the Laboratoire d’Océanographie de Villefranche (LOV) of National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) and Pierre and Marie Curie University (UPMC). “The mission objective was to evaluate the endurance of our […]

  • 12 June 2014
    Equipment

    A collaboration between Sonardyne International Ltd., Shell and ocean data services provider Liquid Robotics has seen the development of a Liquid Robotics Wave Glider autonomous marine vehicle configured for unmanned data retrieval from seafloor sensors.   For the last three years, an array of Sonardyne’s autonomous sensors has been recording pressure data for monitoring seafloor […]

  • 12 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    A collaboration between Sonardyne International Ltd., Shell and ocean data services provider Liquid Robotics has seen the development of a Liquid Robotics Wave Glider autonomous marine vehicle configured for unmanned data retrieval from seafloor sensors. For the last three years, an array of Sonardyne’s autonomous sensors has been recording pressure data for monitoring seafloor subsidence […]

  • 13 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Researchers at Texas A&M are working on exploring the 95 per cent of the currently unexplored waters in the world. According to the battalion online, they will be using the Solcum glider which was developed by a team of scientists and technicians from the Geochemical and Environmental Research Group in both the Department of Oceanography […]

  • 12 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Following its acquisition of the Seaglider™ exclusive commercial license from the University of Washington in May this year, leading subsea technology developer Kongsberg Maritime launches the KONGSBERG Seaglider™ AUV at AUVSI 2013. As the first vehicle from the new Kongsberg Maritime business unit, Underwater Glider Systems, KONGSBERG Seaglider™ is a comparatively low-cost, very long endurance […]

  • 27 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    The UK National Oceanography Centre (NOC) has signed a licence deal with Canadian company, Rockland Scientific International (RSI), giving RSI the rights to manufacture and sell a novel probe guard designed and tested by NOC engineers and scientists. The probe guard is designed to protect RSI’s MicroRider turbulence sensor probes, particularly when deployed on ocean gliders, whilst […]