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  • 22 August 2012

    A highly specialised environment comprising engineers and technicians is located in the Danish offshore capital, Esbjerg. These specialists work exclusively with the design and reinforcement of offshore structures for the oil/gas and wind industries. “We have managed to bring together quite a large number of specialists. Actually, with approx. 100 offshore engineers and technicians working […]

  • 8 June 2017
    Business & Finance, Human Capital, Operations & Maintenance

    The first oil & gas company to be awarded a SCORE grant to diversify into renewables will use it to create 13 new jobs.

  • 23 May 2014

    As the search for oil & gas reserves continues, exploration and production activities are occurring in increasingly harsh environments and drilling is going deeper than ever before.

  • 17 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Ports & Logistics

    The Port of Esbjerg reported a net profit of EUR 10.31 million for 2015, which is slightly below the high profits over the past years. With a turnover of EUR 30.03 million (EUR 30.17 million in 2014), the Port deemed its results satisfactory and said its business strategy is working even though market conditions have changed. “The net profit […]

  • 26 September 2011

      Ramboll has won the detailed design of the offshore substation for DONG Energy’s Westermost Rough Offshore Wind Farm in the UK, which is estimated to make a significant contribution to the UK government goal of installing 33GW of wind production by 2020. The contract with DONG Energy includes the conceptual and detailed design of […]

  • 26 September 2011

      Ramboll has won the detailed design of the offshore substation for DONG Energy’s Westermost Rough Offshore Wind Farm in the UK, which is estimated to make a significant contribution to the UK government goal of installing 33GW of wind production by 2020. The contract with DONG Energy includes the conceptual and detailed design of […]

  • 11 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    GE Oil & Gas has signed a contract to provide both technology and capital to help expedite construction of the Freeport LNG gas liquefaction and liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project in Southeast Texas, GE says in a press release. GE is supplying the main refrigeration compressors, variable-speed drive electric motors and other electrical equipment […]

  • 24 January 2011

    The Israeli government on Sunday approved a near doubling of the profit tax on gas and oil extracted from its territory, a move of … By Ethan Bronner (NY Times) [mappress] Source: nytimes, January  24, 2011;

  • 19 November 2013

      OPITO is heightening its campaign for common global training standards across the oil and gas industry to dramatically improve safety with the launch of a short film. Following its world premiere at the OPITO Safety and Competence Conference in Abu Dhabi today, the short film is being sent out via email and […]

  • 20 December 2010
    Business & Finance

    Trelleborg, through its Trelleborg Engineered Systems business area, has signed an agreement to acquire PPL Polyurethane Products Ltd., which has annual sales of approximately SEK 90 M and about 90 employees. PPL Polyurethane Products is based in the UK and develops, manufactures and markets a broad portfolio of polyurethane-based solutions and products, with a focus […]

  • 8 June 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy, Project & Tenders, Transition

    Capital expenditure (CAPEX) on offshore wind is expected to surpass upstream oil & gas spending in Europe in 2022, according to Rystad Energy. The oil market collapse caused by the Covid-19 pandemic is set to delay several oil and gas developments in Western Europe, putting capital expenditure in the offshore sector on a continued downwards […]

  • 1 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Singapore-headquartered Swissco Holdings Limited has completed the acquisition of four additional mobile offshore drilling units, bringing its fleet of rigs to eight. As World Maritime News previously reported, the rigs have up to two-year contracts worth about USD 94.8 million, and are being deployed in Latin America. Mr. Kelvin Tang, Group Chief Investment Officer of Swissco, said: “Our expansion […]

  • 21 February 2011
    Business & Finance

      AMEC, the international engineering and project management company, announces today that it has acquired qedi, a market-leading project delivery company, focused on delivering specialist completion and commissioning services for major projects in the oil and gas industry. Headquartered in Aberdeen, qedi employs more than 350 professionals who provide ‘technical integrity’ project delivery services to […]

  • 10 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Jobs supported by the UK’s offshore oil and gas industry will have fallen by the end of 2016 by an estimated 120,000 since their peak in 2014, according to new data published by industry trade body Oil & Gas UK. The analysis, carried out by marketing services company Experian, forecasts that in 2016 just over 330,000 […]

  • 25 August 2010
    Business & Finance

    AVEVA   one of the world’s leading providers of engineering design and information management solutions for the plant, power and marine industries, today announced the opening of a new oil and gas Centre of Excellence for Operations Integrity Management (OIM) in Stavanger, Norway. Addressing the complex needs of long term asset management, the centre will […]

  • 16 December 2010
    Business & Finance, Equipment

      Geoforce, Inc., one of the world’s leading providers of asset management solutions for the Oil & Gas industry, announced today the launch of GPS equipment tracking services covering offshore and onshore oil and gas operations in West Africa. Geoforce’s award-winning service combines satellite tracking devices with web-based software to allow users to locate, manage, […]

  • 21 December 2010
    Business & Finance

    Hardy Oil and Gas plc , the oil and gas exploration and production company focused in India, announces the commencement of drilling of the second exploration well on the D9 exploration licence. The exploration well KG-D9-B3 commenced drilling on 20 December 2010 using the Transocean drillship Discoverer India in a water depth of approximately 2,950 […]

  • 15 March 2011
    Business & Finance

    T-Rex Engineering & Construction, L.C. (T-Rex) announces the recent asset acquisition from Delcor USA, Inc. This significantly expands T-Rex’s fabrication capabilities for the offshore oil & gas industry. “This facility, which is located on Carpenter’s Bayou near the Houston Ship Channel, gives T-Rex the ability to build large structures, both topside and subsea, required for […]

  • 6 February 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian offshore wind and oil & gas services player, Reef Subsea, has filed a bankruptcy petition to Bergen District Court despite company’s efforts to restructure and cut costs in order to stay afloat in today’s challenging market. The company, established in February 2010 and 100% owned by Stavanger-based company HitecVision, is likely to be Norway’s first […]

  • 14 January 2019

    Australian LNG player Santos said the Wilga Park power station in northwest New South Wales is set to power more local households thanks to a new flowline connecting Santos natural gas appraisal wells near Narrabri.

  • 18 August 2016

    Norwegian LNG shipping company, Awilco LNG said it has completed the previously announced sale of its two laid-up carriers to an undisclosed buyer.

  • 2 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    By Ministry of Transport of Russia order dated 07.11.2013 No. 344, the new Compulsory Regulations in Olga Seaport have been approved. They are to become effective within 10 days from the date of their official publication. The Compulsory Regulations in Olga Seaport stipulate: – rules for port calls and exits of vessels and rules of […]