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  • 20 August 2020
    Operations & Maintenance

    Benthic, a global geosciences company and part of Acteon, has signed a contract with Petrobras to provide geotechnical site investigation services at the Mero field offshore Brazil. The work includes in-situ testing, sampling and seismic cone testing at 26 locations in water depths to 2200 meters. The deepwater offshore operations will take place this year, […]

  • 1 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Benthic, part of Acteon, has secured an offshore geotechnical and geophysical contract from TechnipFMC for the Golfinho development, a deepwater discovery off the coast of Mozambique. Golfinho will be developed as a subsea system tied back to an onshore liquefied natural gas facility. For the first time in its history, Benthic will utilize two portable […]

  • 1 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Benthic has secured an offshore geotechnical and geophysical contract from TechnipFMC for the Golfinho development offshore Mozambique.

  • 28 August 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Benthic, a global geosciences company in subsea services group Acteon, plans to open its first Brazilian technology center and geotechnical laboratory in Rio de Janeiro. The facility will open later this year in the Technological Park of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. Benthic aims to use the center for geoscience research, development and […]

  • 11 April 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Subsea services group Acteon has agreed to acquire offshore marine geotechnical and geophysical survey company Benthic. Houston-based Benthic adds deepwater and ultra-deepwater surveying capabilities to Acteon through its proprietary portable remotely operated drill (PROD) technology. Benthic has undertaken geotechnical site investigations and geophysical surveys for oil and gas clients, and there are plans to expand […]

  • 20 February 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Benthic and Asian Geos has completed its geotechnical investigation in the Limbayong Field, offshore East Malaysia for Petronas. Asian Geos was awarded a contract by Petronas for the provision of soil investigation services for Limbayong deepwater development. Benthic’s Portable Remotely Operated Drill (PROD 2) executed the geotechnical work scope from the MMA Valour. The PROD […]

  • 20 February 2019

    Benthic, partnered with Asian Geos, has completed its geotechnical investigation in the Limbayong field, offshore East Malaysia for Petronas Carigali. 

  • 12 February 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    Benthic has started a four month geotechnical campaign for Equinor in the BM-C-33 and BM-S-8 blocks located off the coast of Brazil. Mobilization of PROD3 (Portable Remotely Operated Drill) onto the MV Sable Chouest began in Niteroi in November 2018 and field operations are expected to reach completion by April 2019. The offshore work scope includes […]

  • 11 February 2019

    Benthic has begun operations for Equinor on a four-month geotechnical campaign in the BM-C-33 and BM-S-8 blocks located off the coast of Brazil.

  • 5 February 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Benthic, a geosciences company, has been awarded a contract by Woodside for an offshore geotechnical investigation in the North Carnarvon Basin, offshore Western Australia. The contract includes the provision of geotechnical services required by Woodside to investigate geohazard risks in the region of the Pluto escarpment, geophysical interpretation and soil testing for engineering parameters along […]

  • 5 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    Benthic has been awarded a contract by Woodside for an offshore geotechnical investigation at the Scarborough project in the North Carnarvon Basin, offshore Western Australia. 

  • 9 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Geosciences company Benthic has completed field work for Esso Exploration and Production Guyana for an offshore geotechnical investigation and environmental baseline survey in the Stabroeck and Canje Blocks, Offshore Guyana. Benthic executed the combined geotechnical and environmental scope of work from the Chouest Sable in Q3 2018. Benthic’s Portable Remotely Operated Drill (PROD 3) and geotechnical […]

  • 6 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Benthic, a geosciences company, has secured a contract for an offshore geotechnical investigation in the proposed Azeri Central East platform location in the Caspian Sea. Benthic will execute the geotechnical scope of work from the Topaz Caspian Supporter in Q1 2018. The Benthic Portable Remotely Operated Drill (PROD) will collect a number of geotechnical borehole […]

  • 6 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    Benthic has secured a contract for an offshore geotechnical investigation in the proposed Azeri Central East platform location in the Caspian Sea.

  • 29 January 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Geosciences company Benthic has been awarded an offshore geotechnical contract by a subsidiary of Anadarko Petroleum.

  • 5 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Houston-headquartered offshore geotechnical & geophysical survey specialist, Benthic, has announced that it decided to officially expand into the offshore renewable energy market by establishing a new business line. 

  • 5 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Benthic said it has decided to officially expand into offshore renewables market by establishing a new business line. Recognizing the potential of the emerging US offshore renewables industry, the company providing offshore marine geotechnical investigation, survey, analysis and design, has opened a new office in Boston, Massachusetts. Paolo Casciotti, previously senior business development manager with […]

  • 20 December 2016

    Brazil’s Petrobras has hired Benthic, a geosciences company, to carry out an offshore geotechnical investigation in the Libra field, offshore Brazil. Benthic’s PROD (Portable Remotely Operated Drill) will perform in-situ testing and sampling to a maximum penetration depth of 80 meters below the mudline, in water depths ranging from 400 to 2,300 meters. Following data collection, Benthic will log, process […]

  • 20 December 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Benthic has secured a contract by Libra Consortium for an offshore geotechnical investigation at the Libra field located approximately 140 miles off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Benthic’s portable remotely operated drill (PROD) will perform in-situ testing and sampling to a maximum penetration depth of 80 meters below the mudline, in water depths ranging from 400 to 2,300 meters. […]

  • 28 September 2016
    Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Niras Consulting Ltd (Niras) will be undertaking a benthic drop down camera and Day grab survey for scientific monitoring purposes to the south, west and within the 576MW Gwynt y Môr wind farm site offshore Wales during October 2016, according to a notice to mariners. Niras will use the vessel Aquadynamic to carry out the survey […]

  • 28 September 2016
    Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Niras Consulting Ltd (Niras) will be undertaking a benthic drop down camera and Day grab survey for scientific monitoring purposes to the south, west and within the 576MW Gwynt y Môr wind farm site offshore Wales during October 2016, according to a notice to mariners. Niras will use the vessel Aquadynamic to carry out the survey […]

  • 8 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    Benthic, a global geosciences company, has appointed Chris Braithwaite as chairman of the board of directors. Russell Staley, who has served as Benthic’s interim chairman following the resignation of the late John Smith in August of 2015, remains on the board as a director. “I was both delighted and honored to be approached about the Chair position at Benthic,” stated Chris […]

  • 24 November 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Benthic said on Monday it has been awarded Browse FLNG offshore geotechnical site investigation job by Woodside.

  • 24 November 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Benthic has been awarded two contracts by Woodside to undertake offshore geotechnical site investigations for the proposed Browse floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) Development and the Greater Enfield Development located off the coast of Western Australia. Benthic’s PROD3 (Portable Remotely Operated Drill) will execute the projects consecutively from the Jaya Vigilant. Benthic will begin operations in the 4th quarter of […]

  • 24 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    Benthic, a global geosciences company, has been awarded two contracts by Woodside, to be performed offshore Australia.  The company will undertake offshore geotechnical site investigations for the proposed Browse floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) Development and the Greater Enfield Development located off the coast of Western Australia. Benthic says that its PROD3 (Portable Remotely Operated […]