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  • 2 December 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Marathon Oil’s Alba B3 compression platform has left for its final destination offshore Equatorial Guinea. The Alba project is managed by Heerema Fabrication Group (HFG) as main contractor and the EPC scope was jointly executed with Iv-Oil & Gas (Iv). In addition to the EPC, HFG was also awarded the contract for the installation, commissioning and hook-up. […]

  • 31 October 2012

    SENER Ingeniería y Sistemas, S.A. has undertaken new structural calculations on the helideck of the Alba Floating Storage Unit (FSU), located in the Alba field, some 130 nautical miles northeast from Aberdeen. The Alba FSU was built twenty years ago by Astilleros y Talleres del Noroeste, S.A. (ASTANO) from a concept and class design by […]

  • 2 December 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Marathon Oil is set to receive its new compression platform, the Alba B3, which will be deployed at the Alba offshore field in Equatorial Guinea. The platform has sailed away from the Netherlands towards its final destination. The platform’s topsides and jacket were both constructed by Heerema Fabrication Group. Once at the location, the 5,800-tonne […]

  • 14 July 2016

    Marathon Oil Corporation has achieved first gas production through its new Alba B3 offshore compression platform off Equatorial Guinea. “The Alba B3 compression project will allow us to maintain plateau production for the next two years, mitigating base decline, while extending the Alba field’s life by up to eight years,” said Mitch Little, vice president—conventional. […]

  • 6 March 2014

    The Alba B3 compression platform will consist of a 4,500 ton topside and a 4-legged 2,000 ton jacket.

  • 3 July 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    InterMoor, a provider of mooring services in subsea services group Acteon, has been awarded a contract for the supply of mooring equipment to Chevron’s Alba FSU in the North Sea.

  • 2 March 2018

    Oil major Chevron has been forced to shut down production at its Alba Northern platform in the UK North Sea due to a power outage.

  • 9 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Heerema Fabrication Group (HFG) in the Netherlands has been awarded the EPCI (Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation) contract for the 6,000 ton Alba PSC B3 compression platform for client Marathon E.G. Production Limited. Heerema Fabrication Group has been awarded an EPCI contract with Marathon E.G. Production Limited (MEGPL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Marathon Oil Corporation […]

  • 14 July 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Marathon Oil Corporation has achieved first gas production through its new Alba B3 offshore compression platform off Equatorial Guinea. Production from the B3 platform allows Marathon Oil to convert approximately 130 million barrels of oil equivalent of proved undeveloped reserves, more than doubling the company’s remaining proved developed reserve base in EG, Marathon said in […]

  • 4 November 2015

    As previously reported by Offshore Energy Today, Dutch firm Heerema Fabrication Group (HFG) is building a platform for Marathon Oil’s project offshore Equatorial Guinea. The work on the construction of both the jacket and the topsides of the compression platform, named Alba B3, is being carried out in Heerema’s yards in the Netherlands. The Zwijndrecht-based […]

  • 18 July 2016

    Marathon Oil Corporation has achieved first gas production through its new Alba B3 offshore compression platform off Equatorial Guinea.

  • 4 November 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Heerema Fabrication Group informed that preparations are being made for the sail away of the Alba B3 jacket to Equatorial Guinea for Marathon Oil’s Alba field third gas compression platform. Heerema is the main EPCI contractor for the 6,000-ton Alba B3 compression platform. The 1500-tons jacket has been loaded onto the seagoing barge after the […]

  • 11 January 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Marine Scotland Science invites tenders for the upgrade, maintenance and provision of system support for the two Multi Beam Echosounder Systems (MBES), the Scottish Government informs. The systems are owned by Marine Scotland Science and installed on the research vessels MRV Scotia and MRV Alba Na Mara. MRV Scotia’s home port is Aberdeen and MRV […]

  • 18 February 2016

    American oil and gas company Marathon Oil recently posted a time-lapse video of its Alba B3 platform being installed offshore Equatorial Guinea. The jacket and topsides for the Alba field compression project were installed in January. In its 4Q 2015 report on Wednesday, Marathon said that commissioning activities on the Alba compression project were now in progress […]

  • 20 October 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Heerema Fabrication Group (HFG) has shared a photo of the topsides for Marathon Oil’s new Alba B3 platform, loaded on a seagoing barge in Zwijndrecht yard in the Netherlands. Preparations are now under way for a sail away to the Heerema Vlissingen yard, where the lower part of the platform, the jacket, is being built. The topsides […]

  • 6 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) has secured a one year contract extension from Chevron North Sea Limited to deliver engineering and construction services to its assets in the Alba and Captain fields in the UK North Sea. Effective immediately, the extension marks the continuation of a previous contract awarded to WGPSN in 2009. Under this contract […]

  • 5 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) has secured a one year contract extension from Chevron North Sea Limited to deliver engineering and construction services to its assets in the Alba and Captain fields in the UK North Sea. Effective immediately, the extension marks the continuation of a previous contract awarded to WGPSN in 2009. Under this contract […]

  • 20 January 2016
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Heerema Fabrication Group, the Netherlands-based manufacturer of large structures for the oil and gas industry, has informed through social media that the Alba B3 topside and jacket have been installed at the Alba field, offshore Equatorial Guinea.  The platform sailed away from the Netherlands towards its offshore location in December 2015. The jacket was built at the […]

  • 1 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Endeavour International Corporation yesterday announced that it had completed the acquisition of the additional 23.43% working interest in the Alba field from ConocoPhillips. The Alba oil field, located in Block 16/26a, in the Central North Sea is a late Eocene reservoir that has been producing since 1994. Endeavour’s newly acquired working interest combined with its […]

  • 11 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    ADPC, the master developer of ports and industrial zones, has awarded an AED 20 million contract to “Alba Tec Construction and Development”, a construction company specialized in pre-engineered building, to manage the second phase development of Marfa Port in the Al Gharbia Region of the Abu Dhabi emirate. Akram Chalich, Managing director of “Alba Tec […]

  • 15 March 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Reson Offshore Ltd has recently secured a contract through Marine Scotland’s tender procedure for two Multi Beam Echosounder Systems. Reson will provide upgrade, maintenance and system support for the two Multi Beam Echosounder Systems (MBES). The systems are owned by Marine Scotland Science and installed on the research vessels MRV Scotia and MRV Alba Na […]

  • 4 November 2013

    Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) has secured a one year contract extension from Chevron North Sea Limited to deliver engineering and construction services to its assets in the Alba and Captain fields in the UK North Sea. Effective immediately, the extension marks the continuation of a previous contract awarded to WGPSN in 2009. Under this contract […]