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  • 30 October 2014

    The Aberdeen Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) has been awarded the SPE President’s Award for Section Excellence for the fifth consecutive year – the first of 190 SPE sections in the world to achieve this.  The award recognises sections around the globe which display exemplary efforts in technology dissemination, membership programmes, contribution […]

  • 20 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Aberdeen Section has appointed Anthony Onukwu as Chairman. Mr Onukwu takes over the role from Masud Javaid and undertakes the role from August 2012- July 2013. With 12 years of experience in the energy industry, Anthony is currently a senior technology analyst for ITF and is SPE Aberdeen Chairman […]

  • 1 April 2015
    Exploration & Production

    The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Aberdeen Section has appointed Shankar Bhukya as its new chairman, taking over from Ross Lowdon who has stepped down due to re-location to Houston. Beginning his career as regional applications engineer at Smith Services in Aberdeen, Bhukya has more than eight years’ oil and gas industry experience and is […]

  • 27 September 2011

    The American Society of Civil Engineers’ San Francisco Section recently announced its 2011 Engineering Excellence Awards. Winzler & Kelly…   [mappress] Source: marketwatch, September 27, 2011;

  • 13 November 2012

    Allard-Europe N.V. has successfully cast parts with a pouring weight of 12 tons and sections up to 300 mm in duplex stainless steel. By means of a balanced analysis and an optimized heat treatment, Allard-Europe is able to achieve the typical 50/50 ferrite-austenite microstructure in the cast parts. This special microstructure combines the best of […]

  • 2 August 2012

    Australia’s major gas producer Santos has signed up to use AGR’s Riserless Mud Recovery (RMR®) system.  The contract is for one exploration well to be drilled in Q3 2012 in the Browse Basin off North West Australia. The main reason for using RMR® on this well is to be able to drill a deep 26” […]

  • 15 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Salamander Energy plc announces that the G4/50-4 exploration well, targeting the Rayong prospect in the Kra Central sub-basin, Block G4/40, Gulf of Thailand, has been drilled to a total vertical depth sub-sea of 1,889 metres. The well encountered a 119 metre section of excellent quality P20 Miocene sandstones, the primary target on depth prognosis. However, […]

  • 2 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Santos has signed up to use AGR’s Riserless Mud Recovery (RMR®) system. The contract is for one exploration well to be drilled in Q3 2012 in the Browse Basin off North West Australia. The main reason for using RMR® on this well is to be able to drill a deep 26” section with a closed […]

  • 22 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    The President of SPE International, a global society which aims to advance the technical and professional skills of individuals in the oil and gas industry, spent last week visiting the Aberdeen section including attending its annual awards ceremony. President Dr. Ganesh Thakur was in the city to hear about the innovative and important work that […]

  • 26 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    C2V+, a VolkerStevin and CH2M joint venture, and VBA, a VolkerStevin, Boskalis Westminster and Atkins joint venture, each won an award for the works delivered on Anchorsholme Park Storage Tank Phase 1 for United Utilities and Revealing the Roch for Rochdale Borough Council. VBA won two North West Regional Construction Awards (NWRCA) awards in the […]

  • 30 May 2014

    Karoon gas provided an update for the Pharos‐1, the sixth and final well in the Browse Basin Phase 2 exploration drilling campaign. As at 0600 WST on 30 May 2014 the cement shoe at the bottom of the 13-3/8″ casing has been drilled out and preparations are being made to drill ahead in the 12-1/4″ […]

  • 8 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Los Angeles Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers presented its 2015 flood management project of the year award to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles District, for its Lower Santa Ana River Reach 9 Phase 2B project during ceremonies held last week. “We received numerous excellent projects to consider and selection […]

  • 22 May 2009

    At the World Superyacht Awards 2009, the prestigious competition organized by Boat International Magazine, Francesco Paszkowski Design received the prize for the “Best Exterior Design in the motoryacht section” for the Sanlorenzo 40 Alloy Onyx. The winners were announced on May 16th, during the glamorous evening, which took place at Guildhall, in the heart of […]

  • 29 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Ocean Scientific International Ltd (OSIL) has recently released a new Microplastics Sampler for the collection of water samples for the analysis of microplastics. “Microplastics” refers to plastic particles smaller than 5 mm and includes fragments, films, pellets/nurdles, granules/beads, filaments and foams. The Microplastics Sampler from OSIL is a large-volume water sampler that allows researchers to […]

  • 4 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    CAMAC Energy Inc. has announced the preliminary results of a successful Oyo field development well offshore Nigeria in OML 120. The Oyo-8 well started drilling operations on June 15, 2014 and has both a vertical and a horizontal section. The vertical section was designed to test for additional hydrocarbons in the previously undrilled Eastern fault block of […]

  • 20 June 2011
    Business & Finance

    Nido Petroleum Limited , on behalf of the SC 54B Joint Venture, wishes to provide the following update on the Gindara-1 well. At 06:00 hours on 20 June 2011 the current operation at Gindara-1 was recovering the wireline logging tool following completion of the logging program. The following summarises the preliminary interpretation of the wireline […]

  • 4 August 2014

    “We are one step closer to bringing these two high-impact development wells on production” says Senior Vice President of Exploration and Production

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

    Karoon Gas Australia Ltd  has released a Pharos-1 exploration well, WA-398-P progress report. As at 0600 WST on 30 May 2014 the cement shoe at the bottom of the 13-3/8″ casing has been drilled out and preparations are being made to drill ahead in the 12-1/4″ hole section. Since the last update, the 17-1/2″ hole […]

  • 25 February 2013

    Rolls-Royce has been awarded a US$40 million contract to supply equipment and related services to power the flow of natural gas through the Uzbekistan section of the Turkmenistan-China natural gas pipeline. Rolls-Royce will supply Asia Trans Gas (ATG LLC), a joint venture between Uzbekistan’s Uzbekneftegaz and China’s National Petroleum Corporation, with three RB211 gas turbine […]

  • 25 June 2013

    Legislation (A-2675) sponsored by Assembly Republicans Dave Russo and Scott Rumana, both R-Passaic, Bergen, Essex and Morris, that re-appropriates $3 million to dredge waterways of municipalities in the Passaic River Basin was released by the Assembly Budget Committee. The funds never used from the 2003 bond act were made available due to project deferrals or […]

  • 22 November 2017
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Nexans has decided to enhance its high voltage (HV) testing capacity by building a new direct current (DC) laboratory in Calais, France, that allows to test simultaneously three independent qualification loops. Each loop is composed of multiple cable sections and joints and is connected to the electrical network through two terminations. It is designed to […]

  • 21 November 2017
    Research & Development, Technology

    Deutsche WindGuard Wind Tunnel Services has developed a special wind tunnel for LiDAR Calibration on behalf of the National Metrology Institute of Germany (Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt – PTB).