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  • 12 October 2006

    All production from the Statoil-operated Snorre A platform and Vigdis field in the North Sea ceased today, 13 October, because of a lack of lifeboat capacity on the A installation.

  • 14 March 2019
    Research & Development

    Magma Products has launched a Shutdown Division to provide systemized approach to decommissioning, and appointed Stephen Potts as shutdown director. The company plans to use its commissioning expertise to deliver a phased resumption of production, while still allowing for essential maintenance work to take place. Furthermore, Stephen Potts who joined the company has more than […]

  • 15 January 2006

    Production on the Statoil-operated

  • 20 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    One of Port of Oakland’s biggest tenants Outer Harbor Terminal (OHT) is leaving the port in March terminating a 50-year lease. The reason behind the deal termination has not been disclosed, with Ports America’s OHT saying merely that the decision was based on “business reasons”. According to the port, the decision to terminate the lease was […]

  • 3 September 2008

    The most extensive turnaround ever implemented at StatoilHydro’s Mongstad refinery and oil terminal north of Bergen starts today, 2 September.

  • 18 January 2006

    Production on the Statoil-operated Visund platform in the North Sea was shut down just after midnight on 19 January, after gas and fire detectors were activated on the platform. It has been visually confirmed that there were no flames.

  • 13 June 2013

    In an effort to improve efficiency, National Oil Company PetroSA will suspend operations at its Mossel Bay facilities for 37 days later this year for a planned statutory maintenance shutdown. The maintenance shutdown, which will start on 22 September, will affect the Mossel Bay Gas-To-Liquids (GTL) Refinery and the offshore FA Platform. During the 37-day […]

  • 29 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Aibel announced that during the weekend the Company has started shutdown operations at Oseberg oil field in the North Sea. This also marks the beginning of a hectic period with many shutdowns for Aibel. “Now there will be full activity at both night and day for nearly three weeks,” says Aibel’s shutdown coordinator Arild Tveit. […]

  • 12 December 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    Chevron North Sea, the operator of the Erskine field, has informed that the Forties Pipeline System (FPS), the export route for Erskinee condensate, will be unavailable due to repairs. The owner of the FPS, Ineos, is conducting repairs to a hairline crack in the onshore section of the pipeline. The repair is expected to last potentially for some […]

  • 20 June 2014

    Nord Stream AG will be conducting long-planned annual maintenance works on its twin gas pipeline system between June 24 and July 4, 2014. These routine maintenance works will require a temporary shutdown first of both lines at once, then of each line separately. These works are an essential part of Nord Stream’s long-term pipeline integrity […]

  • 7 May 2014

    In the course of the next month Aibel will perform 100,000 hours of work in connection with a shutdown that will improve the stability of the Snøhvit facility at Melkøya near Hammerfest. “The keyword is improvement. The goal of Statoil with all the projects in this shutdown is a more robust and stable plant,” says […]

  • 28 December 2012

    Governor Rick Scott held a press conference call with Florida port leaders to discuss the importance of Florida’s ports during the ongoing negotiations between the International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA) and the United States Maritime Alliance (USMX) regarding their contract, which is set to expire Saturday, December 29th. Governor Scott said, “We are together on this […]

  • 30 July 2015

    Oil & Gas UK launched Thursday new guidelines to minimize the frequency and duration of planned maintenance shutdowns and to improve the reliability and safety of installations on the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS). According to Oil & Gas UK, the new guidelines were prepared as part of the industry-wide drive to improve efficiency. The UK oil and gas […]

  • 10 February 2017

    Italian oil company Eni has once again stopped production from the Goliat field in the Barents Sea off Norway, less than a week after it had been restored from the previous shutdown.  Last Friday, the Goliat FPSO unit was restarted after being out for over a month due to repairs on the offloading hose. The field had […]

  • 26 October 2017

    The maintenance period at the Queensland Curtis liquefied natural gas plant has been extended to October 30. 

  • 8 April 2020
    Business developments & projects, Infrastructure

    UK’s Ineos has decided to postpone its planned shutdown of the Forties pipeline system until the spring of 2021.

  • 7 May 2014
    Research & Development

    In the course of the next month Aibel will perform 100,000 hours of work in connection with a shutdown that will improve the stability of the Snøhvit facility at Melkøya near Hammerfest. “The keyword is improvement. The goal of Statoil with all the projects in this shutdown is a more robust and stable plant,” says […]

  • 9 April 2013

    IKM Testing Thailand has been awarded as a contractor by PC Myanmar (Hong Kong) limited, a subsidiary of Petronas for the provision of nitrogen purging, nitrogen-helium leak testing spread and associated support services during shutdown for PC Myanmar. The duration of the contract is two years and started with Pre engineering in January & actual […]

  • 28 November 2014

    There was confusion over a reported shutdown of Trinidad and Tobago’s LNG plant due to a gas leak.

  • 9 March 2018

    More than A$5 million ($3.9 million) will be spent on Gladstone businesses within the next two months during Australia Pacific LNG export project’s planned shutdowns. As previously informed by APLNG, the two-train 9 mtpa plant on Curtis Islands near Gladstone will have one unit closed from March 8-23 and the other on April 14-29. ConocoPhillips, the downstream […]

  • 25 June 2014

    Statoil has been issued with a notification of order concerning the use of an accommodation camp at Melkøya in connection with planned shutdowns at Hammerfest LNG terminal. On 20 February 2013, Statoil received consent to use the accommodation camp in connection with planned shutdowns at Hammerfest LNG, once the facility had been shut down and […]

  • 26 June 2011

    RasGas Company Limited (RasGas) further strengthened its position as one of the world’s leading liquefied natural gas (LNG) providers recently, when the company achieved yet another best practice milestone by completing its largest and most complex routine LNG Train shutdown on schedule and without any lost time incident. The routine maintenance shutdowns of RasGas’ LNG […]