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  • 20 January 2021
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Environment, Exploration & Production, Regulation & policy, Rules & Regulation, Safety

    Two Fieldwood Energy workers have been indicted for allegedly allowing crude oil spills from Gulf of Mexico platforms to avoid shutdowns.

  • 19 January 2021
    Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production, Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    U.S.-based oil and gas Kosmos Energy has made an oil discovery in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico at the Winterfell infrastructure-led exploration well.

  • 18 January 2021
    Certification & Classification, Environment, Ports & Logistics

    Five Texas terminals of Logistec Corporation and its US Gulf Coast affiliate, Gulf Stream Marine (GSM), will be certified as part of the Green Marine Environmental Certification Program, the duo said.

  • 15 January 2021
    Safety, Vessels

    A Post-Panamax containership operated by Danish shipping giant Maersk has come under an attempted piracy attack in the Gulf of Guinea.

  • 14 January 2021
    Human Capital, Safety, Vessels

    A total of 135 crew were kidnapped from their vessels in 2020, with the Gulf of Guinea accounting for over 95% of crew numbers kidnapped, the International Chamber of Commerce’s International Maritime Bureau (IMB) said in its latest piracy report. A record 130 crew members were kidnapped in 22 separate incidents, as the GoG experiences […]

  • 11 January 2021
    Infrastructure, Vessels

    Corvus Energy, an energy storage solutions provider for the offshore energy industry, signed a contract with Wärtsilä, a Finnish company of power sources in the marine and energy markets, to deliver four Energy Storage Systems (ESS) for the offshore support vessel fleet operated by USA-based Harvey Gulf.

  • 23 December 2020
    Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production

    Norwegian firm Electromagnetic Geoservices (EMGS) has officially signed a new contract for a project in the Gulf of Mexico. Earlier this month, EMGS received a letter of award for 3D CSEM and magnetotelluric multi-client survey, pending final contract execution. The letter of award came from one of the EMGS’ existing clients and also represents the […]

  • 22 December 2020
    Equipment, Technology

    Oceaneering has won a contract from OneSubsea, a Schlumberger company, for the supply of the first-ever 20,000 psi-rated subsea hydraulic junction plates and associated connection hardware. Oceaneering will oversee the design, engineering, and production of the hydraulic connection hardware along with integrated flying lead assemblies and installation equipment. The hardware is for the first-ever 20,000 […]

  • 16 December 2020
    Business developments & projects, Project & Tenders, Technology

    Seabed seismic player Magseis Fairfield has secured a deepwater ocean bottom node (OBN) monitor survey in the US Gulf of Mexico. The survey should start in Q1 2021 and run for approximately three months. According to the company, the OBN study is for a repeat customer. End-September this year, Magseis Fairfield announced a deepwater 4D […]

  • 9 December 2020
    Business developments & projects, Equipment, Infrastructure, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    SBS Energy Services (SBS) has completed a multi-phase project to decommission approximately 8.8 kilometres of insulated pipeline in the Gulf of Mexico in partnership with Helix Energy Solutions, setting a new offshore snubbing unit/hydraulic workover world record. The project, which wrapped up in 22 days and ahead of schedule, consisted of retrieving and removing a […]

  • 9 December 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production, Operations & Maintenance

    W&T Offshore has restored production that was shut-in due to an active storm season in the Gulf of Mexico and increased its production guidance for 4Q 2020.

  • 3 December 2020
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders, Technology

    EMGS has received a letter of award for 3D CSEM and magnetotelluric multi-client survey in the Gulf of Mexico. The letter of award comes from one of the EMGS’ existing clients and also represents the first project for this customer in the Gulf of Mexico. Norwegian geophysical services company expects that final contract execution will […]

  • 27 November 2020
    Human Capital, Safety, Vessels

    Ten seafarers were kidnapped yesterday from the general cargo vessel Milan while underway some 14 nautical miles off the Pennington Offshore Terminal in Nigeria. The vessel was in transit from Escravos to Douala, Cameroon, according to the UK-based maritime security firm Dryad Global. “AIS indicates that the vessel was in a southbound transit when she […]

  • 27 November 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production, Operations & Maintenance

    Talos Energy has encountered difficulties in reaching stabilized production from the Bulleit field located in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

  • 24 November 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    U.S. oil and gas company W&T Offshore was the apparent high bidder on two blocks in the Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 256 held last week.

  • 20 November 2020
    Authorities & Government, Exploration & Production, Infrastructure, Regulation & policy

    Oil and gas company Talos Energy was the high bidder on two deepwater blocks in the recent Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Federal Lease Sale 256, held on 18 November.

  • 19 November 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders, Rules & Regulation

    The U.S. government agency Bureau of Ocean Energy Management has held a Gulf of Mexico oil and gas lease sale, yielding more than $120 million in high bids.

  • 19 November 2020
    Business developments & projects, Equipment, Heavy lifting, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Dutch-based Mammoet has secured a steel catenary riser (SCR) and umbilical pull-in contract from Subsea 7. The scope of work included in this contract is for engineering, procurement, fabrication and offshore pull-in operations. The SCR and umbilical pull-in operations will take place at Mississippi Canyon, on an existing production facility located in approximately 1,900 metres […]

  • 17 November 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    The U.S. agency BOEM is planning the first Gulf of Mexico oil and gas lease sale for 2021, which outlines all available areas in the region-wide auction.

  • 10 November 2020
    Authorities & Government, Outlook & strategy, Transition

    Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards has announced a renewable energy initiative for the Gulf of Mexico, which revolves around offshore wind. On 9 November, Edwards presented his vision at an inaugural meeting of the Climate Initiatives Task Force established earlier this year, for which offshore wind energy will be one of the strategies pursued to […]

  • 3 November 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production, Operations & Maintenance, Regulation & policy, Safety

    Oil and gas operators in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico are returning to their offshore facilities following Hurricane Zeta, which at its highest point closed up to 85 per cent of oil and 58 per cent of gas production from the Gulf.

  • 29 October 2020
    Authorities & Government, Regulation & policy, Safety

    Hurricane Zeta has forced oil and gas operators in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico to shut-in two-thirds of oil production in the region.

  • 28 October 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Environment, Exploration & Production, Operations & Maintenance, Regulation & policy, Safety

    Operators have shut-in nearly half of oil production and over 55 per cent of gas production from the U.S. Gulf of Mexico due to the Hurricane Zeta.

  • 27 October 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    LLOG Exploration Company (LLOG) has revealed a new discovery in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and development plan for the offshore field.

  • 27 October 2020
    Authorities & Government, Environment, Exploration & Production, Regulation & policy, Safety

    Oil and gas operators are evacuating their offshore personnel from facilities in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico as Zeta nears hurricane strength.