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  • 25 August 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The Dutch research institute Deltares has developed an open tool that analyses satellite data and visualizes land and water changes around the globe. According to the tool, the world has gained 115,000 km² of water and 173,000 km² of land over the past 30 years. The Deltares Aqua Monitor was developed by Gennadii Donchyts, a […]

  • 20 February 2012

    The dredging industry is gearing up to deliver the tools and know-how for winning minerals from the deep sea. The first deep sea mining projects are almost ready for operation. Equipment manufacturers work hard to provide machines that can work under the immense pressure in the deep waters. A glance into the technology needed and […]

  • 10 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Aberdeen-based engineering firm OceanTools has released C-Scan, its new laser based optical 3D scanning system. Encased within subsea housings providing an operational depth rated at 3000m, the C-Scan system comprises a 360O rotary encoder plus a laser triangulation system capable of taking measurements fifteen times per second and generating 700 discrete data points per scan. […]

  • 16 September 2016

    Cost-cutting. A combination of words warmly greeted in the offshore wind industry and for that matter also the outcome of marine service provider Houlder’s pile upending tool recently delivered for work on the Rampion Offshore Wind Farm development, off the Sussex coast in the English Channel. Construction of the Rampion Offshore Wind Farm has commenced and the first offshore foundation […]

  • 18 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Tri Tool Incorporated will be opening  a new 15,000 square foot office and warehouse location to better serve the Offshore and Onshore Pipeline Oil & Gas industries in the Gulf Region. On May 7th, Tri Tool will be hosting a grand opening event inviting Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) attendees to view the facility, live welding and […]

  • 23 April 2020
    Research & Development

    Sandia National Laboratories has developed an open-source MATLAB Toolbox for wave energy converter (WEC) design optimization studies. The WecOptTool allows users to perform wave energy converter (WEC) device design optimization studies while including different control strategies. In particular, this tool’s key feature is the usage of a pseudo spectral solution method capable of dealing with […]

  • 28 July 2008

    Aberdeen-based Peak Well Services which specialises in wireline work has landed a £550,000 deal to provide ultra heavy-duty downhole fishing tools to oil and gas contractor Qserv. Peak is to provide a comprehensive package of fishing tools including non-standard recovery equipment, debris recovery and removal systems for use during technical problems on oil and gas […]

  • 19 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    OceanTools has welcomed Brian Hector and Diane Smith, both formerly part of Teledyne Bowtech, to its team. Their roles are to assist in the development and expansion of the OceanTools camera and lighting range. The company is looking to create a range of industry leading cameras (including IP and GigE) and lights, which will include […]

  • 6 June 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Casing and completion technology business, Deep Casing Tools (DCT), has formed an alliance in Norway with National Oilwell Varco Completion Tools (NOV Completion Tools). The agreement gives NOV Completion Tool’s Completions & Production Solutions Division access to DTC’s technology including its Turbocaser, Turborunner and MechLOK Drill Pipe Swivel. NOV Completion Tools will be DCT’s service […]

  • 13 November 2014

    NGVA America launched a natural gas stations mapping tool.

  • 30 January 2018

    SEALNG, the industry coalition promoting the use of liquefied natural gas as a marine fuel, said on Tuesday it has launched a new free-to-access online tool to improve understanding of the current and rapidly evolving, LNG bunkering infrastructure landscape. The new Bunker Navigator Tool utilises member, marine information services, and publicly available data to provide […]

  • 13 February 2020

    Lateral has launched a new marine growth removal tool, the FlexiClean Micro, for use by smaller remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) to reduce costs and save time. The FlexiClean Micro is a smaller system that the previously released FlexiClean, which was launched in 2014. Lateral said it was responding to the customer demand by introducing a […]

  • 27 November 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    UK-based oil and gas technology development firm, Deep Casing Tools (DCT), has strengthened its footprint in the South American market with the appointment of a Brazil-based partner, Paschoalin Consultoria em Engenharia. The company will represent Deep Casing Tools within the region and act as a sales agent for its wide range of well lifecycle technologies, […]

  • 2 November 2016

    International project services consultancy, Cambla, has launched an upgraded version of its Schedule Animation Tool (S.A.T). Initially released for the oil and gas industry last year, the tool has been further developed to support the planning of renewable marine operations.  Cambla says that its S.A.T provides an accurate visual representation of vessel locations and planned activities, […]

  • 30 October 2017

    AISUS has launched an improved internal gravity deployed ultrasonic scanning tool, SIRIUS-X, for completing ultrasonic corrosion mapping within offshore caissons, risers and conductors. Following the field trials, it recently completed its first caisson inspection programme for a UK oil and gas operator. The projects were completed in 14 days and included internal inspection of the […]

  • 6 December 2017

    NACE International Institute has released ‘Impact Plus’ corrosion management product. This platform is designed to advance corrosion management performance across all industry sectors, from pipelines and bridges to maritime and defense systems. According to NACE, Impact Plus is the next step in improving safety and reducing the cost of corrosion, which was outlined in the […]

  • 29 November 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Aberdeen-based well construction and intervention specialist Coretrax has acquired Churchill Drilling Tools. The acquisition is for an undisclosed sum and will integrate Churchill’s extensive downhole product portfolio into a new group, with Churchill’s employees joining the Coretrax team. Kenny Murray, CEO of Coretrax, said: “Churchill’s first-class technology, talented team and reputation for quality were a […]

  • 14 June 2017

    U.S.-based Rubicon Oilfield International has acquired the assets, people and operating business of World Oil Tools, a manufacturer and supplier of specialty inflatable products and technology consumed in downhole completions operations. In a Monday statement announcing the acquisition, Rubicon did not reveal the terms of the transaction. Established in 2000 and headquartered in Calgary, World Oil […]

  • 5 April 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Caterpillar has just rolled out the Cat® 304.5E2 XTC mini hydraulic excavator, their first model in the Xtra Tool Carrier (XTC) lineup. Built on the E2 platform, the new machine has a skid steer coupler interface for added versatility and work tool integration. This manual coupler allows for use of compact loader tools including: general purpose […]

  • 17 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Hicks Equity Partners has announced that its portfolio company, Directional Rentals, Inc., has acquired Reamco, Inc., a company based in Lafayette, La., that manufactures, rents and refurbishes downhole drilling tools and related products used in the drilling industry. Directional Rentals, Inc., an oilfield services company, has been renamed Drilling Tools International to more accurately reflect […]

  • 19 June 2020

    STL said it has successfully overhauled and completed operational readiness testing for two of Total UK’s tree running tools TRT’s. Subsea Technologies Group Limited (STL) also noted that the work scope for Total took place on time and on budget. The Aberdeen-based firm continues to develop it’s rapid turn around of support services and maintenance […]

  • 23 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    A new NOAA online visualization and mapping tool, the Lake Level Viewer, will help communities along the U.S. Great Lakes plan for, and adapt to, climate change and changes in lake water levels. The easy-to-use, interactive tool was developed by the National Ocean Service’s Office for Coastal Management as part of its Digital Coast initiative. […]