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  • 22 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    The offshore industry’s highest achievers were recognised at last night’s 2013 Offshore Achievement Awards, with Malcolm Webb, chief executive of Oil & Gas UK, picking up the Significant Achievement accolade. The 27th awards ceremony, which saw a record attendance of 530 guests, took place at the Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre and was hosted by […]

  • 22 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    The offshore industry’s highest achievers were recognised at last night’s 2013 Offshore Achievement Awards, with Malcolm Webb, chief executive of Oil & Gas UK, picking up the Significant Achievement accolade. The 27th awards ceremony, which saw a record attendance of 530 guests, took place at the Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre and was hosted by […]

  • 10 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Kosmos Energy Ltd. announced today that it has signed a long-term rig agreement with a subsidiary of Atwood Oceanics, Inc.   for the new build drillship Atwood Achiever. Currently under construction in South Korea, the rig is scheduled for completion in June of 2014 and expected to commence drilling operations in the second half of […]

  • 4 March 2016

    The 2016 Offshore Achievement Awards (OAA) trophy, which will be presented to winners on a ceremony to be held on March 17, 2016, has been revealed. Gray’s School of Art student, Irina Viskanta, last year won a competition set by the organisers of the awards, the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Aberdeen Section, to design the 2016 […]

  • 10 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Offshore drilling contractor Atwood Oceanics has through its subsidiary agreed to a one well contract at an undisclosed day rate for operations offshore Northwest Africa with Kosmos Energy Ventures for the ultra-deepwater rig, the Atwood Achiever. The new contract will start immediately following the completion of the well in progress under the existing contract and […]

  • 12 January 2015

    Recognizing some of the UK offshore industry’s strongest talent, the shortlist for the 2015 Offshore Achievement Awards has been announced today (Monday, 12 January 2015) The annual awards, sponsored by TAQA, are organized and hosted by the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Aberdeen Section and recognize exceptional performance across a range of categories. The 12 […]

  • 22 March 2016

    The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Aberdeen revealed the winners of the 30th Offshore Achievement Awards on March 17, with Dan Purkis of Well-SENSE Technology collecting the Significant Contribution accolade. Tendeka and Well-Centric were named Great Large and Great Small Companies respectively, whilst Interventek Subsea Engineering, Darcy, N-sea, CETCO Energy Services, TWMA, Peterson and Aker […]

  • 1 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Atwood Oceanics’ ultra-deepwater drillship Atwood Achiever has been awarded a contract extension with a reduced dayrate. Namely, Kosmos Energy, an independent oil and gas exploration and production company, said on Thursday the contract for the drillship was extended by one year, but the dayrate was reduced. The Atwood Achiever started its three-year drilling services contract with […]

  • 16 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Aberdeen Section has revealed finalists for the Offshore Achievement Awards, supported by principal sponsor TAQA. Over 100 entries were received, with particular interest in the Collaboration, Emerging Technology, Innovator and Young Professional categories, SPE said. Ian Phillips, chairman of the SPE Aberdeen Section and the OAA organizing committee, said: “Submission numbers […]

  • 20 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Oslo-listed offshore driller Shelf Drilling has secured a contract for its newbuild drilling rig Shelf Drilling Achiever.

  • 13 January 2017

    Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) has revealed a list of finalists for Offshore Achievement Awards Finalists for 2017. SPE said on Friday that more than 500 industry professionals are expected to attend the awards ceremony, taking place at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre on Thursday, March 23. The Awards, hosted by SPE Aberdeen and […]

  • 27 January 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Kosmos Energy announced on Wednesday that its Guembeul-1 exploration well, located in the northern part of the St. Louis Offshore Profond license area in Senegal, has made a gas discovery. Located approximately five kilometers south of the basin-opening Tortue-1 gas discovery (renamed Ahmeyim) in approximately 2,700 meters of water, Guembeul-1 was drilled to a total […]

  • 11 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    YB Dato’ Sri Mustapa Mohamed, Minister of International Trade and Industries (MITI), recently visited Westports and was briefed on the progress of the latest container terminal expansion program. The Container Terminal 8 (CT8) expansion is being undertaken in two phases and the construction work of Phase 1, which started in January 2015, has now been completed. The first 300-meter […]

  • 21 April 2005

    Caterpillar Inc. today reported first-quarter sales and revenues of $8.34 billion and record profit of $581 million, or $1.63 per share. Sales and revenues were up 29 percent and profit was up 38 percent compared to the first quarter of 2004. “These record results are further evidence of the strength of the many global markets […]

  • 12 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Western Dredging Association presented its 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award to Gregory Hartman at the organization’s annual Summit and Expo held at Westin Hotel in Houston, Texas, June 22-25, 2015. The award was given to Mr. Hartman in recognition of his 45 years of exceptional accomplishments and his outstanding service to the dredging industry and […]

  • 22 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) now has over a thousand member companies involved in offshore, marine and underwater engineering in more than 60 countries, delivering major offshore construction projects from arctic to equatorial waters. “This is an important ‘membership milestone’ for us, and for our members,” says Chris Charman, the association’s Chief Executive. “Ours […]

  • 3 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Osiris Marine Services, a division of James Fisher and Sons plc, has become a contractor member of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) Remote Systems and ROV Division. IMCA is the internationally respected trade association representing offshore, marine and underwater engineering companies. The Remote Systems and ROV Division of IMCA assists ROV operators in achieving high […]

  • 10 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Kosmos Energy Ltd. (Kosmos) has signed a long-term rig agreement with a subsidiary of Atwood Oceanics, Inc. for the new build drillship Atwood Achiever. Currently under construction in South Korea, the rig is scheduled for completion in June of 2014 and expected to commence drilling operations in the second half of 2014. The Atwood Achiever […]

  • 12 November 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Kosmos Energy announced on Thursday that the Marsouin-1 exploration well, located in the northern part of Block C-8 offshore Mauritania, has made a play-extending gas discovery. This is the company’s second major discovery of 2015. The first discovery was made in April 2015 with the Tortue-1 exploration well, in Block C-8. According to Kosmos, based on […]

  • 6 February 2018

    SPE Aberdeen has revealed the finalists for the Young Professional award at the Offshore Achievement Awards.

  • 12 January 2012

    The EU achieved its 2010 renewable electricity target of 21% of electricity consumption according to latest analysis by the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA). (The EU’s 2001 Renewable Electricity Directive set a target of 21% electricity from renewable sources for 2010). In 2010 renewable energies produced between 665 Terrawatt hours (TWh) and 673 TWh, hitting […]

  • 10 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    APT Global Marine Services recently successfully dry-docked both cutter suction dredger HAM 218 as well as water injection dredger Iguazú for the Van Oord Ship Management B.V. at DMC Dubai. With these 2 dry-dockings completed (HAM 218 being the first large cutter suction dredger to ever dry dock within DMC), APT Global reaffirms its position as […]