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  • 30 June 2011
    Business & Finance

    The Helix Well Containment Group (HWCG) announced today that it is now capable to respond to a subsea well containment incident in water depths of up to 10,000 feet. The consortium previously announced its intention to achieve this milestone by mid-summer, and has achieved this ahead of schedule. Previously, it had capabilities to operate in […]

  • 11 September 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Production Technology and Services (PTS) has announced the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) issued a letter to HWCG deeming the PTS-supplied temporary processing equipment suitable for use as a part of HWCG’s single vessel solution (SVS). The HWCG SVS system is designed to capture well effluent during a deepwater blowout when the well […]

  • 31 March 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

      The Helix Well Containment Group (HWCG) announced it will substantially increase its subsea well containment capabilities this year by expanding its ability to control and contain a release in water depths up to 10,000 feet. HWCG is a consortium of 22 deepwater operators in the Gulf of Mexico that has come together with the […]

  • 31 March 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

      The Helix Well Containment Group (HWCG) announced today it will substantially increase its subsea well containment capabilities this year by expanding its ability to control and contain a release in water depths up to 10,000 feet. HWCG is a consortium of 22 deepwater operators in the Gulf of Mexico that has come together with […]

  • 1 April 2011
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Helix Well Containment Group (HWCG) brought together more than 225 technical professionals from the oil and gas industry for a comprehensive, day-long tabletop exercise designed to increase members’ coordination and preparedness in the event of a subsea well containment incident. HWCG is a consortium of 23 deepwater operators in the Gulf of Mexico who have […]

  • 4 May 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    The Helix Well Containment Group (HWCG) has announced a significant enhancement to its subsea system capabilities, with the addition of a 15,000 pounds per square inch-gauge (psig) intervention capping stack designed to handle extremely high pressure, deeper wells in the deepwaters of the Gulf of Mexico. This technology would be used in the unlikely event […]

  • 22 March 2011
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    The Helix Well Containment Group (HWCG) announces W&T Offshore, Inc. and Stone Energy Corporation have joined the organization, increasing its membership to 22 deepwater oil and gas operators. HWCG is a consortium of deepwater operators in the Gulf of Mexico who have come together with the common goal of quickly responding to a subsea spill […]

  • 1 April 2011
    Business & Finance

    Helix Well Containment Group (HWCG) brought together more than 225 technical professionals from the oil and gas industry for a comprehensive, day-long tabletop exercise designed to increase members’ coordination and preparedness in the event of a subsea well containment incident. HWCG is a consortium of 23 deepwater operators in the Gulf of Mexico who have […]

  • 4 May 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    The Helix Well Containment Group (HWCG) has announced a significant enhancement to its subsea system capabilities, with the addition of a 15,000 pounds per square inch-gauge (psig) intervention capping stack designed to handle extremely high pressure, deeper wells in the deepwaters of the Gulf of Mexico. This technology would be used in the unlikely event […]

  • 30 June 2011
    Business & Finance

      The Helix Well Containment Group (HWCG) announced that it is now capable to respond to a subsea well containment incident in water depths of up to 10,000 feet.The consortium previously announced its intention to achieve this milestone by mid-summer, and has achieved this ahead of schedule. Previously, it had capabilities to operate in water […]

  • 22 March 2011
    Business & Finance

    The Helix Well Containment Group (HWCG) announces W&T Offshore, Inc. (and its wholly owned subsidiary W & T Energy VI, LLC) and Stone Energy Corporation have joined the organization, increasing its membership to 22 deepwater oil and gas operators. HWCG is a consortium of deepwater operators in the Gulf of Mexico who have come together […]

  • 11 March 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Xodus Group (Xodus) announced that it was awarded and is well into a Front End Engineering and Design (FEED) contract by HWCG LLC to enhance the consortium’s deepwater containment response systems’ capabilities. Xodus’ scope of services includes conceptual definition through to engineering design of the subsea facilities and pipelines. “We are delighted that the members […]

  • 11 September 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Trendsetter Engineering has been awarded a contract for the design, qualification and delivery of a 20K Hydraulic Intervention Connector by HWCG. The 20K connector is designed to interface with the HWCG 20K Capping Stack and would be utilized to conduct flowback or intervention operations after the capping stack has been installed. “We are thrilled by […]

  • 29 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    CSA Ocean Sciences (CSA), a marine environmental consulting firm, and HWCG, a consortium of 18 offshore oil and gas operators, collaborated on the design of a deepwater sampling and monitoring equipment program to support the environmental needs of the offshore industry. The equipment program remains containerized, on standby, and ready to be immediately mobilized in […]

  • 8 May 2013

    The U.S. Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE), Noble Energy, Inc. and the Helix Well Containment Group (HWCG) announced Tuesday the successful completion of a full-scale deployment of critical well control equipment to assess Noble Energy’s ability to respond to a potential subsea blowout in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. […]

  • 8 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE), Noble Energy, Inc. and the Helix Well Containment Group (HWCG) announced the successful completion of a full-scale deployment of critical well control equipment to assess Noble Energy’s ability to respond to a potential subsea blowout in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. BSEE Director […]

  • 4 April 2011
    Business & Finance

      The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE) approved a deepwater permit for the drilling of an eighth well that complies with rigorous new safety standards implemented in the wake of the Deepwater Horizon explosion and resulting oil spill. This includes satisfying the requirement to demonstrate the capacity to contain a subsea […]

  • 4 April 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE) today approved a deepwater permit for the drilling of an eighth well that complies with rigorous new safety standards implemented in the wake of the Deepwater Horizon explosion and resulting oil spill. This includes satisfying the requirement to demonstrate the capacity to contain a subsea […]

  • 8 April 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE) today approved a deepwater permit for the drilling of a ninth well that complies with rigorous new safety standards implemented in the wake of the Deepwater Horizon explosion and resulting oil spill. This includes satisfying the requirement to demonstrate the capacity to contain a subsea […]

  • 8 April 2011

    The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE) today approved a deepwater permit for the drilling of a ninth well that complies with rigorous new safety standards implemented in the wake of the Deepwater Horizon explosion and resulting oil spill. This includes satisfying the requirement to demonstrate the capacity to contain a subsea […]

  • 11 October 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Sonardyne’s wideband acoustic monitoring technology has been selected to play a key role in a new, emergency well containment system built by Trendsetter Engineering Inc. for the Helix Well Containment Group (HWCG). The Helix Well Containment Group’s capping stack is the most advanced well response system in the world and was built by Trendsetter Engineering. […]

  • 11 October 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

      Sonardyne’s wideband acoustic monitoring technology has been selected to play a key role in a new, emergency well containment system built by Trendsetter Engineering Inc. for the Helix Well Containment Group (HWCG). The Helix Well Containment Group’s capping stack is the most advanced well response system in the world and was built by Trendsetter […]