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  • 2 December 2013

    Cobalt International Energy, Inc. has confirmed that it has successfully tested its previously announced Lontra #1 Pre-salt discovery well in Block 20, offshore Angola.  During the recently completed drill stem test, the Lontra well produced at a stabilized flow rate of 2,500 barrels per day of condensate and 39 million cubic feet per day of […]

  • 29 October 2013

    Cobalt International today announced discoveries at its Lontra #1 and Mavinga #1 deepwater Pre-salt exploratory wells offshore Angola. On Block 20, the Lontra #1 well has reached total depth, and the drilling and evaluation results confirm an oil and gas discovery. Further evaluation, including a drill stem test, is required to assess Lontra’s potential. Cobalt […]

  • 24 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Petrobras has discovered hydrocarbon accumulation in deep waters of the Espírito Santo Basin post-salt by drilling well 4-BRSA-1265-ESS (ANP nomenclature) /4-GLF-42-ESS (Petrobras nomenclature), known as Lontra, at a water depth of 1,319 meters. The well, which is 81 km offshore the city of Vitória in Espírito Santo state and lies within the Golfinho concession area, confirmed the […]

  • 24 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Brazil’s Petrobras has announced the discovery of a hydrocarbon accumulation in deep waters of the Espírito Santo Basin while drilling the Lontra well, at a water depth of 1,319 meters. The well, which is 81 km offshore the city of Vitória in Espírito Santo state and lies within the Golfinho concession area, confirmed the presence of […]

  • 20 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Cobalt International Energy, Inc.  has announced the appointment of Gregory S. Sills as Executive Vice President and Chief Development Officer with accountability for the planning and execution of Cobalt’s worldwide projects. This appointment is effective January 27, 2014. Sills brings to Cobalt more than 34 years of industry experience in global Upstream project management. Sills […]

  • 18 December 2013

    BP today said that 2013 had been its most successful year for new field exploration for almost a decade. During the year, BP has participated in 15 completed wildcat exploration wells which have resulted in seven potentially commercial discoveries, giving a new field exploration success rate of over 40%.   Lamar McKay, chief executive of […]

  • 19 August 2013

    Cobalt International Energy, Inc today provided an update on its deepwater drilling operations in West Africa and the Gulf of Mexico, and announced that it has entered into a new rig contract.  In West Africa, the Total Gabon operated Diaman #1B well, drilled on the Diaba block in offshore Gabon, has reached its total depth […]

  • 4 February 2014

    BP today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2013. Underlying replacement cost profit for the fourth quarter was $2.8 billion, compared with $3.9 billion for the fourth quarter of 2012. Full-year underlying replacement cost profit was $13.4 billion for 2013, compared with $17.1 billion for 2012.   Compared with the […]

  • 31 March 2014

    Advanced Insulation has launched ContraFlame® CSP & PFP, a fire-rated cryogenic spill protection tile system designed to support rapid application during construction or offshore retrofit projects. This new modular, multi-functional tile system from Advanced Insulation provides integrated thermal insulation and passive fire protection to J60 or H120 IMO classifications, and thermal insulation for decks exposed […]

  • 8 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Advanced Insulation, a single source provider for insulation and fire protection systems to the oil & gas industry, has recently released a video showing their topside and subsea insulation. The company specialises in the manufacture and supply of ContraFlame and ContraFlex fire protection and thermal insulation systems designed for upstream oil and gas infrastructures. Advanced Insulation […]

  • 3 October 2013

    Samsung Heavy Industries has awarded Advanced Insulation Contracting the contract to supply ContraFlame JF120-200 Riser Protection System for the Inpex Ichthys CPF Project. The scope of work is for the supply and supervision of ContraFlame JF120-200 Riser Protection System on 20 Riser Guide Tubes. The work scopes shall be completed at Doosan Heavy Industries, Changwon, […]

  • 12 January 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Multi-disciplinary collaboration involving several Japanese companies and organizations has resulted in the development of a contra-rotating propeller technology for tidal stream power generation.

  • 23 April 2015

    Gas infrastructure companies Energinet.dk, Fluxys Belgium, Gasunie, Gaznat, GRTgaz and Swedegas welcomed ONTRAS Gastransport as member of their Green Gas Initiative to achieve a carbon neutral gas supply in 2050.

  • 23 April 2015

    Gas infrastructure companies Energinet.dk, Fluxys Belgium, Gasunie, Gaznat, GRTgaz and Swedegas welcomed ONTRAS Gastransport as member of their Green Gas Initiative to achieve a carbon neutral gas supply in 2050.

  • 13 February 2012

    Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-11) announced that the United States Army Corps of Engineers will fund several important projects in the Central Valley this year. $800,000 was awarded for the San Francisco Bay to Stockton project. Additionally, $4,491,720 was awarded for operations and maintenance dredging at the Port of Stockton. “The San Francisco Bay to Stockton […]

  • 26 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Inspections by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Sacramento District, have shown a need for Contra Costa County to address important maintenance issues of the levee system along sections of Walnut Creek near Concord and Pacheco. The Sacramento District conducted periodic inspections of the Walnut Creek levees near Clayton Valley Drain and Grayson Creek during […]

  • 26 October 2012
    Storage

    Six days after the final foundation was installed at London Array the project has achieved another milestone – all array cables have now been installed at the offshore site. The installation of the last array cable was completed on Thursday 25th October by the The Normand Flower. 187 cables have been installed by a combination […]

  • 26 October 2012
    Storage

    Six days after the final foundation was installed at London Array the project has achieved another milestone – all array cables have now been installed at the offshore site. The installation of the last array cable was completed on Thursday 25th October by the The Normand Flower. 187 cables have been installed by a combination […]

  • 19 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Founded in 1980, The Antioch Dunes Project is designed to restore and protect the habitat of 3 endangered species: The Contra Costa Wallflower, The Antioch Dunes Evening Primrose, and Lange’s Metalmark Butterfly. The Port of Stockton takes leftover sediment from their annual dredging maintenance and uses it to help restore the dunes. This is one […]

  • 9 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    With the climate in the shipping industry as competitive as ever, the shipowners look favorably on any breakthrough that could lead to cutting shipping costs.   That is why Japan Marine United Corporation’s (JMU) innovative fuel-saving Contra Rotating Propeller System (CRP) has made waves within the shipping community. This technology, which was developed independently by JMU, is […]

  • 29 March 2013

    On the 3rd of June 2013, the Transmission System Operators (TSO) GAZ-SYSTEM S.A., Poland and ONTRAS – VNG Gastransport GmbH, Germany (ONTRAS) will, for the first time, offer bundled capacity products at the interconnection point Lasòw. Capacity marketing will be carried out as a pilot project on the first European platform for gas capacity allocation […]

  • 1 June 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Nautricity has released a time-lapse footage showing the recent installation of its 500kW tidal energy turbine at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC).