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  • 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. […]

  • 20 February 2019

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

  • 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 […]

  • 24 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Benthic, a global geosciences company, has been awarded a contract by a subsidiary of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation for a deepwater geotechnical investigation in the Golfinho field off the coast of Mozambique. Benthic’s PROD (Portable Remotely Operated Drill), operating from the MPSV Jaya Vigilant, will perform rotary rock coring and piston coring in water depths up […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 26 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Benthic, a global geosciences company, has been awarded a contract by Carnarvon Hibiscus Pty Ltd (CHPL), a subsidiary of Hibiscus Petroleum, for an offshore geotechnical investigation in the Sea Lion Field off the coast of South Eastern Australia in the Bass Strait.  Operating from a client issued vessel, Benthic’s PROD1 (Portable Remotely Operated Drill) will […]

  • 1 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Ennsub, a subsea design, engineering and technology company, has been awarded a contract worth £2 million by Benthic to build a newly enhanced and portable Launch and Recovery System to complement the latest addition to its seabed drilling and geotechnical drill fleet. The Launch and Recovery System (LARS4) features Active Heave Compensation and 3000m deployment […]

  • 26 March 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Benthic, a global geosciences company, has been awarded a contract by Carnarvon Hibiscus Pty Ltd (CHPL) for an offshore geotechnical investigation in the Sea Lion Field off the coast of South Eastern Australia in the Bass Strait. Operating from a client issued vessel, Benthic’s PROD1 (Portable Remotely Operated Drill) will perform rotary drilling and piston coring, and in‐situ testing […]

  • 11 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    Subsea services group Acteon has agreed to acquire offshore marine geotechnical and geophysical survey company Benthic.

  • 24 November 2014
    Operations & Maintenance

    Benthic, a global geosciences company, has been awarded a contract by a subsidiary of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation for a deepwater geotechnical investigation in the Golfinho Field off the coast of Mozambique. Benthic’s PROD (Portable Remotely Operated Drill), operating from the Jaya Vigilant, will perform rotary rock coring and piston coring in water depths up to 2,500 meters. In […]

  • 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 […]

  • 2 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    SMD has announced that the company has been selected to build Benthic’s PROD4 (Portable Remotely Operated Drill). Benthic, a global geosciences company, has announced plans to augment its PROD fleet with the contracted build of PROD4 expected to enter service in Q3 of 2015. PROD4 will be an enhanced version of the successful PROD2 and […]

  • 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. 

  • 4 May 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Benthic, a global geosciences company, has been awarded a contract by Statoil Canada Ltd for an offshore geotechnical investigation in the Flemish Pass region off the coast of Newfoundland. The contract includes the provision of geotechnical services required by Statoil to determine the slope stability, preliminary geological model and preliminary design parameters of the Flemish Pass area. Benthic’s […]

  • 29 January 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment

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

  • 6 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Benthic, a geosciences company, has relocated to its new Technology Center in Houston, Texas. The new facility, located in Hammerly Business Park at 1805 Brittmoore Road houses Benthic’s Research and Development, Training Center, US maintenance facility and the Company’s headquarters. The facility contains 13,410 square feet of corporate office space and 17,840 square feet of […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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.