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  • 11 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    Norway-based engineering and construction services company Kvaerner has appointed Sturla Magnus as new executive vice president (EVP) for Structural Solutions. The company said on Wednesday that Magnus will also be responsible for its yard at Verdal, Norway. He will start in his new position on April 1, 2017, at the latest. Previous EVP of Structural Solutions, Sverre Myklebust […]

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

    Weatherford has signed a $220 million, three-year contract with ADNOC to provide directional drilling services in the UAE. The agreement entails using the Weatherford Magnus rotary steerable system in both re-entry wells and new wells. “Magnus is demonstrating consistent reliability, a critical element of this contract award,” said Tony Azizi, vice president of the Arabian […]

  • 12 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    Kvaerner has appointed Sturla Magnus as the new executive vice president (EVP) for Structural Solutions and responsible for Kvaerner’s yard at Verdal. He will start in his new position on April 01, 2017 at the latest. Previous EVP of Structural Solutions, Sverre Myklebust, stepped down at the end of 2016. Ole Petter Bjartnes will be interim […]

  • 16 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Vattenfall to enter race with Dong Energy for best and cheapest offshore wind turbines, writes Danish business daily Borsen. New Vattenfall head, Magnus Hall, will lower prices to match Dong Energy’s ambition to make offshore wind at least 40 per cent cheaper. Moreover, Hall is out to make Vattenfall greener. Dong Energy welcomes the offensive.  […]

  • 5 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation, the largest provider of dredging services in the United States and a major provider of environmental and remediation services, has acquired the stock of Magnus Pacific Corporation (Magnus). Magnus is expected to generate approximately $118 million of revenue in 2014 and adds approximately $90 million to Great Lakes’ backlog, […]

  • 7 September 2018

    EnQuest has exercised an option to acquire the remaining 75% interest in the Magnus field in the UK North Sea from the British oil major BP.

  • 4 October 2018

    EnQuest has exercised its options with BP relating to the Magnus field and associated infrastructure and the Thistle and Deveron fields in the North Sea. 

  • 3 December 2018

    EnQuest has completed the acquisition of the remaining 75% interest in the Magnus oil field, an additional 9% interest in the Sullom Voe Oil terminal and supply facility and additional interests in associated infrastructure from BP.

  • 14 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Magnus Björkman has recently been appointed as Chief Financial Officer of the Sarens Group. Magnus is Swedish, 45 years old and graduated as MSc. in Business Administration at the Stockholm School of Economics in Sweden. He lives in Brussels and speaks fluently Swedish, English and French. Previously Magnus Björkman held various finance positions at the Volvo Construction […]

  • 25 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    KCA Deutag’s Offshore business unit has been awarded a new drilling contract by Enquest for the Magnus, Thistle, and Heather platforms located off the UK. 

  • 9 May 2014

    Vattenfall’s Board of Directors has appointed Magnus Hall as the new President and CEO of Vattenfall. He will succeed Øystein Løseth and take on his new position as of October 1, 2014. Magnus Hall most recently held the position of president and CEO of forest company Holmen, where he worked for 29 years, and the […]

  • 28 March 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Wireline Engineering has announced the appointed of Magnus Wardle as the first Engineering Director in the Aberdeen company’s fourteen year history. A native of Aberdeen, Mr Wardle re-joins Wireline Engineering from Halliburton Energy Services where he spent the past five years as technology manager and as chief engineer prior to that. He had previously held […]

  • 25 January 2017

    Offshore workers’ union in the UK, Unite, has pledged to make sure the rights of BP workers are protected in any transfer to a new employer after BP’s sale of interests in a UK North Sea field and some associated pipeline infrastructure to EnQuest.  To remind, BP on Tuesday announced the sale of 25 percent […]

  • 22 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    BP Exploration Operating Company Limited has awarded a contract to Floatel International for provision of an accommodation and construction support vessel for BP Magnus Life Extension Project. Floatel Superior is the nominated vessel for the work and the charter is expected to start in February 2015, for a firm hire period of three months.The vessel, designed […]

  • 31 March 2020
    Innovation, Technology

    For centuries shipping depended on wind, but the industrial revolution changed that. No longer vessels were stuck in the doldrums. Today, with the Paris Climate Agreement in mind, shipping companies are looking at wind again for efficiency reasons. Recently C-Job Naval Architects has delivered the design for a wind-assisted general cargo vessel to Dutch shipping […]

  • 21 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    BP Exploration Operating Company Limited has awarded a contract to Floatel International for provision of an accommodation and construction support vessel for BP Magnus Life Extension Project. Floatel Superior is the nominated vessel for the work and the charter will commence mid/end February 2015 for a firm hire period of three months. BP Magnus offshore […]

  • 1 December 2017

    EnQuest has completed the acquisition of an initial 25% interest in BP’s UK North Sea Magnus oil field, a 3.0% interest in the Sullom Voe Oil terminal and supply facility (‘SVT’) and additional interests in associated infrastructure from BP as planned. Under the agreement originally announced in January, the acquisition price of $85 million is […]

  • 24 January 2017

    BP will sell portions of its interests in the Magnus oil field and some associated pipeline infrastructure in the UK northern North Sea and in the Sullom Voe Terminal (SVT) on Shetland to EnQuest. The British oil major said that the sale includes 25 percent of BP’s 100 percent stake in Magnus; 25 percent of […]

  • 3 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Cape plc will supply its services to BP within the Magnus Life Extension project, MLXP in the UK North Sea.   MLXP is a project being undertaken by BP as part of its North Sea renewals programme, and will see work carried out continuously from now through to Q2 2015. The North Sea business will then […]

  • 16 July 2006

    Under a light rain, the wife of a Marine Corps general smashed a champagne bottle into the hull of the future USS Green Bay, christening the 684-foot warship during ceremonies at a New Orleans-area shipyard on the Mississippi River. “In honor of the great city of Green Bay and in the name of the United […]

  • 18 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    With the Paris Climate Agreement in mind, shipping firms are looking at wind again for efficiency reasons.

  • 22 November 2017

    BP is taking workers off its Magnus platform in the UK North Sea, following a recently reported contamination of drinking water aboard the unit.