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  • 17 October 2017

    U.S. Coast Guard has called off a search and rescue mission for a worker who went missing after a platform explosion on a Lake Pontchartrain, near Kenner, Louisiana, on Sunday. According to a statement by Jefferson Parish, the missing worker has been identified as 44-year-old Timothy Morrison of Katy, Texas. After saturating the search area […]

  • 9 November 2015
    Equipment, Exploration & Production

    Boskalis has completed reinforcing Maersk Oil’s Dan Bravo platform in the North Sea, offshore Denmark. Dan is the oldest producing field in Denmark. The oil production started on July 4, 1972, and according to Maersk Oil, close to 28 % of total Danish oil production has been extracted from the Dan Field. The work of reinforcing […]

  • 16 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Relevant authorities are searching for a worker who went missing following an explosion on an oil platform in Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana, in the evening hours of October 15. Out of the eight people who were aboard the platform at the time of the explosion, one person did not make it to shore. Of the seven people who […]

  • 2 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    The fire that was raging since early Wednesday morning on a Pemex oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico, has been extinguished, Pemex said on its official Twitter account. Mexican oil giant denied claims that the Abkatun Permanente platform had collapsed, saying that it still stands on its feet. The company tweeted the following image saying it […]

  • 8 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    A Magellan-owned oil platform, located three miles off Corpus Christi, suffered a fire on March 7.

  • 3 January 2018

    Chemical tanker Elsa Essberger collided on New Year’s Eve with an offshore oil platform in the Dutch North Sea.

  • 6 October 2014

    BP has shared an infographics on how to build an oil platform in six steps. The platform shown in the infographics is located in the Caspian sea, offshore Azerbaijan.   The West Chirag platform (image) began producing oil from one of the pre-drilled wells – J05, on 28 January, 2014 . The oil first passes through the newly […]

  • 29 December 2015

    The Gunashli 10 oil platform that caugh fire on December 4, 2015 is still burning, with the Azeri authorities struggling to quell the fire more than twenty days since the incident started. To remind, the fire broke out after a gas riser was damaged in a storm. Sixty three persons were aboard the Gunashli 10 […]

  • 5 April 2005

    Thousands of oil and natural gas platforms in the Gulf of Mexico could be converted into deep-sea fish farms raising red snapper, mahi mahi, yellow fin tuna and flounder, under a plan backed by the Bush administration. For years, marine biologists and oil companies have experimented using the giant platforms as bases for mariculture, but […]

  • 8 March 2018

    The U.S. Coast Guard on Wednesday responded to a report of an oil platform fire approximately three miles offshore of Corpus Christi.

  • 11 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    SPX Corporation has announced that its Flow Technology segment has been awarded two contracts worth a combined total of approximately $40 million for ClydeUnion-branded pumps that will play a vital role in two offshore oil production platforms being constructed in the North Sea. Under the terms of one contract, SPX will provide a total of […]

  • 25 May 2015
    Exploration & Production

    An oil platform located in the Gulf of Mexico, 32 kilometers offshore Louisiana, caught fire on Friday, May 22, 2015.  Watchstanders at Coast Guard (CG) Sector New Orleans received a report at 2:50 a.m. from the offshore supply vessel Miss Katherine reporting a fire on board an oil production platform in Breton Sound Block 21. […]

  • 23 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Authorities have located the body of a man who went missing following an oil platform explosion in Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana on October 15. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office informed that the body of the 44-year-old man, Timothy Morrison, was recovered on October 20 on the lake’s shoreline in Jefferson Parish. The United States Coast Guard launched a […]

  • 13 July 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Exploration & Production

    Fugro has delivered a structural monitoring system for Exxon Neftegas Ltd., as operator of the Sakhalin-1 Consortium, to monitor the structural integrity of its Berkut oil platform in the Arkutun Dagi field. The Berkut oil platform, located off the northeast coast of Sakhalin Island in the Russian Far East, is one of the world’s largest floatover […]

  • 1 April 2015

    A fire broke out Wednesday on a Pemex-operated oil platform in the Bay of Campeche in Mexico. According to Pemex, one worker died while 300 were evacuated to nearby platforms, after the Abkatun Alpha platform caught fire. The national oil company said the fire broke out in the dewatering and pumping area of the platform, without […]

  • 18 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Dockwise Ltd. today announces the record-breaking installation of the close to 30,000 ton fully integrated SHWE Platform over the weekend, topping Dockwise’s previous installation record held at 21,000 tons. The state-of-the-art topside is fully equipped with a hotel and restaurant for about 200 personnel along with both drilling and production capabilities. The mega topside, Block […]

  • 28 July 2010

    An offshore oil platform that has been towed into Darwin Harbour for repairs, apparently it will be here for a month or two.

  • 23 November 2006

    The construction of the PA-B oil platform has been completed by Samsung Heavy Industries Shipyard in South Korea. The platform is designed to extract oil and associated petroleum gas at the Piltun-Astokhskoye offshore oil and gas fields in the Sea of Okhotsk.

  • 4 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Premier Oil has awarded Emerson Process Management, a global business of Emerson , a $17 million contract to automate a new offshore production platform in the Solan oil field on the U.K. Continental Shelf. Emerson’s technologies and services will enable Premier to safely and efficiently manage the platform 100 miles west of Scotland from an […]

  • 12 October 2016

    Italian arm of the environmental group Greenpeace was protesting against offshore drilling in Italy on Wednesday.  Members of the organization were flying on a paraglider and a flying rubber dinghy near the Vega platform, located in the Sicily channel, 20 kilometers south of Pozzallo, carrying a sign that says ‘Go solar!’ The protest is reportedly organized […]

  • 25 May 2015

    An oil production platform in Breton Sound Block 21, Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, caught fire in the early hours of Friday, May 22, the US Coast Guard reports. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at 2:50 am local time from the offshore supply vessel Miss Katherine reporting a fire on board the platform. All 28 […]

  • 16 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    TECADE has begun construction of the flotation tanks for the project ‘Mariner’. The oil platform will be located between the coasts of Norway and Denmark in the east, the British Isles in the west and from Germany, Holland, Belgium and France in the south. The project consists of two sets of floatation tanks in letter H, […]