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  • 20 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    Oil services company Aibel has been awarded a contract for yardstay and assistance with the final preparations of BP’s floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel Glen Lyon.  After some delay in the arrival, the vessel was initially planned to arrive during last weekend, Aibel said that the FPSO Glen Lyon would arrive at the company’s […]

  • 21 November 2017

    An interesting Tuesday for the UK North Sea news. First we reported on Serica’s acquisition of BP’s Bruce assets, now there’s more. Ineos is taking Siccar Point’s interest in the West of Shetlands assets. Siccar Point has informed that it has signed a farm-out  deal with Ineos covering two exploration licences (P.1854 and P.1935) in the West […]

  • 4 December 2017
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Siccar Point Energy has extended a contract for the semi-submersible West Hercules which it will use to drill its Lyon well in the UK North Sea.   The company said on Monday that the rig would be used to drill the Lyon well immediately following the Cambo appraisal well in 2018. The rig is owned by […]

  • 20 May 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Siccar Point Energy has started drilling at its Lyon prospect located north of the Shetland Islands, using a Diamond Offshore-owned semi-submersible rig

  • 19 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation (OTE) has added the Co-Founder and Director of the Sky Institute for the Future – Gil Lyons – to the company’s board. Specialized in smart growth initiatives, new construction, planning and zoning issues, and real estate sales and marketing, Lyons brings 34 years of real estate business experience to OTE’s advisory […]

  • 26 December 2017
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Aberdeen-based oil company Siccar Point Energy has applied to the UK government for consent to drill an exploration well off the Shetland Islands. The exploration well 208/2-A (Lyon) is located in license P1854, approximately 125 km northwest of the Shetland Islands. The water depth at the site is about 1,444 meters. The company’s application to drill the well […]

  • 3 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Solstad Offshore has entered into an agreement with SBM Offshore for tow out of the Glen Lyon FPSO, from Haugesund in Norway to final location West of Shetland.

  • 26 January 2016

    Dutch shipping company Vroon has reportedly won a charter deal from oil giant BP for its anchor handler VOS Chablis, to support an FPSO towing operation. According to data provided by Clarksons, Vroon is supporting the tow of the recently delivered Glen Lyon FPSO. The data further shows that another vessel owned by Vroon – […]

  • 18 April 2016

    Oil major BP’s new floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel Glen Lyon will have to wait some more before docking at Aibel’s yard in Haugesund in Western Norway. According to Haugalandnytt, a news website from Norway, the FPSO was scheduled to arrive at Haugesund during the weekend, but the arrival was postponed due to uncertain weather. The […]

  • 12 September 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Siccar Point Energy has decided to defer the drilling of the Lyon exploration well offshore the Shetland Islands until 2019.

  • 1 August 2016

    Mechanical engineering specialist EnerMech is in the process of delivering a £5 million-plus contract to support the turret delivery team on BP’s Glen Lyon FPSO which has arrived for hook-up operations West of Shetland. The Glen Lyon is a key element of the BP’s Quad204 project, which includes redeveloping the Schiehallion and Loyal fields, extending […]

  • 23 November 2016

    The video above, shared by the UK oil giant BP, shows the giant Glen Lyon FPSO from the bird’s-eye perspective. Replacing the original Schiehallion FPSO, the 270-meter Glen Lyon FPSO, moored in the North Sea west of the Shetland Islands, is getting ready for a start of production from the Quad204 offshore project. The multi-billion […]

  • 31 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Redland City Council has just announced that they will be opening a community conversation with residents about how it maintains and repairs revetment walls in residential canals. It follows a council decision to temporarily end the special charges levied on canal and lake-front homeowners while it develops a new strategy and also to refund unspent […]

  • 8 September 2017

    DNV GL has awarded class to BP’s Glen Lyon floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel located west of Shetland.  Glen Lyon is a purpose-built FPSO which is expected to produce 130,000 barrels of oil a day at peak production. The vessel was transferred into class shortly after first oil in May 2017. The classification […]

  • 3 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Chicago District, recently released for public comment the McCook Levee Draft Integrated Feasibility Report and Environmental Assessment. According to the Corps, the draft report provides a recommended plan to address flood risk in the Villages of McCook, Lyons, and Summit, Ill. The study was completed in partnership with the […]

  • 8 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    Hansa Hydrocarbons, an exploration and production company focused on the Southern North Sea including the UK, Dutch and German offshore sectors, has appointed new members to the company’s management team ahead of future drilling operations.  The company on Monday, March 7, 2016, announced three appointments, namely Don Ferguson as Chief Operating Officer, Bob Lyons as Well Engineering […]

  • 16 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Amec Foster Wheeler has been awarded three contracts by BP to provide services to the Glen Lyon Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel as part of the Quad 204 Project, located 175 km west of the Shetland Isles, UK. The FPSO recently started sea trials as it began its journey towards the west of Shetland. The FPSO […]

  • 9 October 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The Hydroquest-Hydrowatt consortium has assembled four hydrokinetic turbines in the Port of Lyon in eastern France, ahead of their installation in the River Rhône planned for later in October.

  • 16 December 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Amec Foster Wheeler has won three contracts from BP to provide services to the Glen Lyon floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel as part of the Quad 204 Project, located 175 km west of the Shetland Isles, UK. According to the company, the three reimbursable contracts are worth £31.5 million (approx. $47.3 million) and will create […]

  • 26 February 2018

    Emerson has completed its multi-year automation project for BP’s Glen Lyon floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel west of Shetland.

  • 13 July 2015
    Project & Tenders

      British oil giant BP has, through social media, revealed a photograph of its new Floating Production Storage Offloading (FPSO) vessel. The 270 metres long, 52 meters wide FPSO, to be named Glen Lyon, is currently under construction at a Hyundai Heavy Industry shipyard in South Korea. Once completed, the vessel will be deployed in the UK […]

  • 3 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    A male worker died in an accident at Lyons Shipyard in Norfolk on 31 December, reports According to Angelo Costa of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration in Norfolk, the incident occurred on a dredge barge. Further details were not immediately available and the victim’s name has not been released. [mappress] Dredging Today Staff, […]