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  • 12 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Lundin Norway AS, operator of production licence 338, is about to complete drilling of appraisal well 16/1-18 on the Edvard Grieg oil field in the central part of the North Sea. The field was proven in Cretaceous, Jurassic and Triassic reservoir rocks in the autumn of 2007. Appraisal well 16/1-18 was drilled 2.4 kilometres east […]

  • 25 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    UK-based downhole video technology specialist EV has completed a $117 million (£69 million) management buyout backed by Dunedin, the UK mid-market buyout house.   Headquartered in Norwich, EV has become the market leader in downhole video applications for the oil and gas industry, as a result of previous backing from Lime Rock Partners. The company […]

  • 21 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    Directors of the Engineering Club and the Regional Engineering, Architecture and Agronomy Board for the State of Rio de Janeiro visited the Industrial Complex of Açu Superport on Tuesday (13), which is being built in São João da Barra (RJ). Consisting of 13 engineers, the group saw the works’ progress, up close and could see […]

  • 30 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Installation of the system for permanent reservoir monitoring (PRM) on Statoil’s fields, will move forward with installing a seismic streamer on Snorre. A dedicated system with a seismic streamer will also be installed on Grane. This work is scheduled for completion in early winter 2015. While the cable is exposed on the seabed, before it is covered, […]

  • 16 September 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Engie E&P Norge is in the process of completing the drilling of wildcat well 36/7-4 located in the North Sea. The well proved oil and gas. The well is located in production license 636, in a prospect named Cara, where Engie is the operator with 30% interest. The other partners are Tullow Oil Norge with 20% […]

  • 10 September 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Equinor has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 6407/3-2 S, which is located near the Mikkel field in the Norwegian Sea. The well is dry. 

  • 24 May 2016

    Britain’s first fracked shale gas could flow this year after local government officials in northern England approved Third Energy’s plans late on Monday to carry out fracking at an existing well.

  • 19 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Statoil Petroleum AS, operator for production licence 479, is in the process of completing the drilling of wildcat well 6506/9-3. The well was drilled about 5 km north of the Åsgard field in the Norwegian Sea. The primary exploration goal for the well was to prove petroleum in reservoir rocks of the Middle Jurassic Age […]

  • 25 May 2011
    Business & Finance

      MODEC, Inc., Mitsui & Co., Ltd.  and Mitsubishi Corporation,Mitsubishi, have agreed to invest in building and chartering a floating production, storage, and offloading system (FPSO) to GUARA B.V, a Dutch company belonging to BM-S-9 consortium members. The FPSO will be delivered offshore Brazil and used to develop the giant pre-salt region of the Santos […]

  • 2 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Operator Statoil has together with PL272 partners made a gas discovery in the Askja West prospect and an oil discovery in the Askja East prospect in the North Sea. The exploration wells 30/11-9 S and 30/11-9 A, drilled by the drilling rig Ocean Vanguard, are located between the Oseberg and Frigg fields and about 13 […]

  • 1 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    Chatham Rock Phosphate is appointing three new directors who will contribute valuable expertise and experience to the company in the run up to applying for a marine consent later this year and on-going financing of operations. They are senior Royal Boskalis executive Ko de Blaeij, marine mining entrepreneur Robert Goodden and eminent ocean scientist Dr […]

  • 26 September 2017
    Equipment

    Italian oil company Eni has made another discovery in the shallow waters of Mexico’s Campeche bay, after successfully drilling the Miztón-2 well. The company on Tuesday said the new discovery boosted the estimates of the resource in place for Contractual Area 1 to over 1.4 billion barrels of oil equivalent (BOE). The well, located in […]

  • 3 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Otto Energy Ltd, has been formally awarded Service Contract 73 (formerly Area 7) under the Fourth Philippine Energy Contracting Round. The award of this service contract is a reflection of Otto’s significant expertise in the Philippine oil and gas industry. Otto will now commence a program involving the reprocessing of existing seismic data with a minimum financial commitment of US$0.5 […]

  • 3 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Hitachi, Ltd. has delivered six sets of centrifugal compressors for a Floating Production, Storage, and Offloading system (FPSO) for  Brazil’s oil company Petrobras. Hitachi received an order from Modec and Toyo Offshore Production Systems (“MTOPS“) for these compressors in January 2013. This is the first order of compressor by Hitachi for Petrobras FPSO project. Hitachi […]

  • 13 September 2018
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    Hurricane Energy has completed subsea installation for the Lancaster field Early Production System (Lancaster EPS) in the West of Shetland area and is ready for the arrival of the Aoka Mizu FPSO. 

  • 17 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    Within the DEME group recently, a great many assignments for large, energy-related projects have been awarded to a range of different companies. The assignments will be executed for oil and gas companies and businesses working within the renewable energy sector and represent a total value of 250 million EUR. In Santa Marta, Colombia, Dredging International […]

  • 28 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Coast Guard issued a joint federal Clean Water Act order to ensure the cleanup of heavy crude oil leaked from a pipeline near Refugio State Beach, Santa Barbara County, Calif. The order requires Plains Pipeline, the pipeline owner and operator, to continue its cleanup work inland, […]

  • 20 June 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Chariot Oil & Gas Limited, the Atlantic margins focused oil and gas exploration company, announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, Enigma Oil & Gas Exploration (PTY) Limited, has been granted a new licence for Chariot’s existing Block 2714B in the Southern area offshore Namibia by the Ministry of Mines and Energy. This new licence entitles […]

  • 16 August 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Norwegian oil company Equinor has completed the appraisal drilling on the Sigrun oil and gas discovery in the North Sea offshore Norway lifting its previous resource estimate for the discovery. Equinor is thinking of potentially developing the discovery via the nearby Grane platform.

  • 26 December 2014
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Subsea World News brings you an interesting collection of the most viewed videos for this year. Maersk Oil ‘Dan Bravo’ Deep Dive Dan Bravo Rationalisation, a challenging three-year project that has reached its midway point, is an example of the complex subsurface and diving work regularly carried out by Maersk Oil’s Danish Business Unit. The […]

  • 21 November 2012

    Last week, representatives of the barge and shipping industries, along with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and U.S. Coast Guard, held a press conference on the Mississippi River near St. Louis to address navigation and shipping concerns, as well as government-industry cooperation in managing the Mississippi River during continued drought and low water conditions. […]

  • 8 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Two leading banks have joined with original lender Bank of Scotland to provide a £90 million funding package for oil and gas engineering group EnerMech. EnerMech said the addition of Norwegian bank DNB and HSBC to form a ‘banking club’ reflected the requirements of a company which in five years has established a global footprint […]