Search results for: Kaikias

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  • 19 November 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Anglo/Dutch oil and gas major Royal Dutch Shell has confirmed its Kaikias field discovery, located in the Mars-Ursa basin, in the Gulf of Mexico. Namely, the development potential of Kaikias could exceed 100 million barrels of oil equivalent recoverable. The company said that drilling of the Kaikias appraisal well had been done ahead of schedule and under […]

  • 31 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Shell has launched production – around one-year ahead of schedule – at the first phase of Kaikias, subsea development in the US Gulf of Mexico. The estimated peak production is 40,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day. Shell has reduced costs by around 30% at this deep-water project since taking the investment decision in early […]

  • 28 February 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    Shell Offshore and MOEX North America, a subsidiary of Mitsui Oil Exploration, have taken the final investment decision (FID) to execute phase one of the Kaikias deep-water project in the US Gulf of Mexico. Kaikias will produce oil and gas through a subsea tie-back to the nearby Shell-operated Ursa production hub. “Kaikias is an example […]

  • 31 May 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Shell has started production – around one-year ahead of schedule – at the first phase of Kaikias, a subsea development in the US Gulf of Mexico.

  • 27 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    TechnipFMC has been awarded a contract by Shell for the delivery, integration, and installation of the subsea production system (SPS) and subsea riser, jumper and flowline (SURF) equipment for phase one of the Kaikias deep water project in the Gulf of Mexico. Shell, as an operator, together with Mitsui’s subsidiary MOEX NA took the final […]

  • 20 August 2019
    Equipment

     U.S. subsea equipment specialist Deep Down has secured an order from the oil major Shell related to equipment provision for the Kaikias development in the Gulf of Mexico. The order is for the design, engineering, manufacturing and installation of a Riser Isolation Valve control system on the Ursa tension-leg platform (TLP). The Ursa TLP is […]

  • 28 February 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Royal Dutch Shell and Japanese Mitsui Oil Exploration have each taken the final investment decision to execute phase one of the Kaikias deepwater project in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The project is done through Shell’s subsidiary, Shell Offshore, and Mitsui’s wholly owned subsidiary, MOEX North America LLC (MOEX NA). Shell is the operator and has an […]

  • 27 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    TechnipFMC has been awarded a contract by Shell for the delivery, integration, and installation of the subsea production system (SPS) and subsea riser, jumper and flowline (SURF) equipment for phase one of the Kaikias deep water project in the Gulf of Mexico. “TechnipFMC has a proven track record of competitively designing subsea production systems and technologies […]

  • 5 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    Japanese firm Mitsui & Co is buying into Shell’s offshore fields in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The deal entails Mitsui buying  a 20 percent working interest in Shell’s Kaikias and Circius fields, spread acros four blocks in the Mississippi Canyon in the Gulf of Mexico. The four blocks, encompassing 93 square kilometers, are located approximately 100 […]

  • 6 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    Danos has been awarded a contract by Shell for the coatings maintenance campaign for the Ursa tension leg platform located in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. 

  • 21 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Deep Down has received an order from Shell for work related to its Kaikias development in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The order is for the design, engineering, manufacturing and installation of a Riser Isolation Valve control system on the Ursa tension-leg platform (TLP). The Ursa TLP is located in the Mississippi Canyon Block 810, […]

  • 2 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Subsea World News has put together a recap of the most interesting articles from the previous week (March 27 – April 02). Norwegian oilfield services player Aker Solutions has reduced its workforce by some 4,800 since 2014. According to the company’s latest corporate responsibility report, total staff count has been cut by 23 percent from […]

  • 5 December 2017

    Singapore’s Sembcorp Marine, also known as Sembmarine, has been awarded a letter of intent by Shell for the construction work related to the oil major’s Vito project in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The letter of intent is for the construction of the hull and topside as well as the integration of the Vito floating production unit […]

  • 12 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    Shell Offshore revealed that its affiliate, Shell E and P Offshore Services, will exercise a contractual right to buy the Turritella floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel from SBM Offshore. The 159,100 dwt vessel is contracted for the Stones deep-water development in the Gulf of Mexico, which began production last year. As informed, Shell […]

  • 27 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    TechnipFMC has reported first-quarter 2017 net income of $190.8 million and diluted earnings per share of $0.41. Excluding charges and credits of $193.5 million, or $0.30 per diluted share, adjusted diluted earnings per share were $0.71. Total company operating profit was $379.7 million, with adjusted EBITDA at $684.4 million. Revenues for the quarter were $3.4 billion. Order intake […]

  • 12 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Shell said it will exercise a contractual right to purchase the Turritella floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel from SBM Offshore. The FPSO is a joint-venture (JV) owned by SBM Offshore with 55% interest, Mitsubishi Corporation with 30% interest and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK Line) with 15% interest. The transaction comprises a total […]

  • 14 August 2018

    The oil and gas industry may have finally turned around from “always delivering upstream projects behind schedule and over budget.”

  • 1 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Shell said it has made one of its largest U.S. Gulf of Mexico exploration finds in the past decade from the Whale deep-water well. The well encountered more than 427 meters of oil bearing pay. Evaluation of the discovery is ongoing, and appraisal drilling is underway to further delineate the discovery and define development options. […]

  • 1 February 2018

    Shell has made what it says is one of its largest U.S. Gulf of Mexico exploration finds in the past decade from the Whale deep-water well.

  • 8 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Production is now underway from the Cardamom development, the second major deep-water facility Shell has brought online in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico this year, following the start-up of Mars B in February. Oil from the Cardamom subsea development (100% Shell) is piped through Shell’s Auger platform. When at full production of 50,000 barrels of […]

  • 8 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Shell has reported that production is now underway from the Cardamom development, in the  U.S. Gulf of Mexico. This is the second major deep-water facility Shell has brought online in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico this year, following the start-up of Mars B in February. Oil from the Cardamom subsea development (100% Shell) is piped […]

  • 2 August 2019

    PowerNap’s breakeven estimated in the low US$30’s per barrel