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  • 7 April 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Captain Peter Hammarstedt of the Sea Shepherd anti-poaching ship ‘Bob Barker’ has reported that the unflagged toothfish-poaching vessel ‘Thunder’ has sunk in 4000 metres of water, 19 nautical miles north of the Equator and 115 miles from Sao Tome. The Sea Shepherd ships ‘Bob Barker’ and ‘Sam Simon’ have rescued the entire crew of 40, including […]

  • 6 April 2015

    The conservation group Sea Shepherd reported receiving a distress signal from the poaching vessel Thunder today, saying that the ship is sinking inside the Exclusive Economic Zone of Sao Tome, the Gulf of Guinea, West Africa. The Sea Shepherd ship Bob Barker answered the distress call issued by the captain of the Thunder, and found that 35 crewmembers had abandoned […]

  • 18 October 2018

    British oil giant BP has started production from its Thunder Horse Northwest Expansion project in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, four months ahead of schedule. Per BP, the project was delivered 15 percent under budget.

  • 25 March 2019
    Equipment

    Kraken Robotics Systems has been awarded a contract valued at $1 million with the Government of Canada for the ThunderFish 300 Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV). Kraken expects to deliver the ThunderFish 300 to its test partner, Defense Research and Development Canada (DRDC), in Halifax in Q2 2019. Karl Kenny, Kraken’s president and CEO said, “We […]

  • 7 April 2015

    Captain Peter Hammarstedt of the Sea Shepherd anti-poaching ship Bob Barker has reported that the unflagged toothfish-poaching vessel Thunder sank yesterday in 4,000 metres of water 19 nautical miles north of the Equator and 115 miles from the West African island of Sao Tome. The evidence is that the Thunder was deliberately scuttled by her captain […]

  • 3 October 2019
    Equipment, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics has secured a grant of up to $749,746 from the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP) to support research and development of Kraken’s ThunderFish XL Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV). Kraken’s ThunderFish XL represents further development of the ThunderFish Alpha platform that was recently delivered to Defence Research and […]

  • 7 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    BP has sanctioned development of the Thunder Horse South Expansion Phase 2 project in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. The project will further boost output at one of the largest oil fields in the Gulf of Mexico and marks BP’s latest major investment in the U.S. offshore region. The project is expected to add an […]

  • 12 July 2009

    SBM Offshore is pleased to announce that the Thunder Hawk DeepDraft Semi(TM) commenced processing production from the Thunder Hawk Field in Mississippi Canyon Block 734 on 8 July 2009. The Thunder Hawk field is located 240 kilometres south-east of New Orleans, in a water depth of 1,745 metres. Murphy Exploration & Production Company – USA […]

  • 25 January 2017

    UK oil giant BP has launched a video of its Thunder Horse South Expansion project, located in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, sharing the details about the project.  According to BP’s Project Manager Steve Raymer, the Thunder Horse South Expansion adds a new four-slot manifold to create a new drill center, two miles south of the Thunder […]

  • 4 February 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    FMC Technologies, Inc. announced today that it has received an order from BP for the manufacture and supply of subsea equipment to support water injection in the Thunder Horse field. The Thunder Horse oil field is located in the Mississippi Canyon area of the Gulf of Mexico, 150 miles (240 kilometers) southeast of New Orleans […]

  • 13 March 2013

    The PSV ‘Blue Thunder’, which is scheduled for delivery from ULSTEIN in Q2, has entered into a 4 month contract with Statoil, with a 4 month option. Blue Ship Invest, a wholly-owned company in Ulstein Group, has entered into an agreement with Atlantic Offshore on management of ‘Blue Thunder’, the fourth of six platform supply […]

  • 16 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics has delivered its ThunderFish 300 autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) to its test partner, Defense Research and Development Canada (DRDC) in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Final sea acceptance testing was completed on August 8. The delivery to DRDC was facilitated by a $1 million contract award under the Canadian government’s Build in Canada Innovation Program. […]

  • 30 May 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Oil giant BP has started up a water injection project at its Thunder Horse platform, extending the production life of one of the biggest deepwater fields in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The project will boost recovery of oil and natural gas from one of the Thunder Horse field’s three main reservoirs, the oil company […]

  • 20 September 2017

    British oil giant BP has reportedly evacuated workers from its Thunder Horse platform in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, after a power outage According to Reuters, the oil company said on Monday 300 workers had been removed from the platform as a precaution. Production has been halted. Offshore Energy Today has reached out to BP, […]

  • 23 January 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    BP informed that it has started up the Thunder Horse South Expansion project in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico 11 months ahead of schedule and $150 million under budget.    The project is expected to boost production at the facility by an estimated 50,000 gross barrels of oil equivalent per day, further increasing output at one […]

  • 11 March 2013

    Blue Thunder platform supply vessel PX121 was launched at Ulstein Verft on Saturday 9 March. According to Ulstein, the vessel “is now situated quayside, bright and blue.” Two Blue Thunder‘s sister vessels were also on the move during the weekend. The hull of yno 298 was docked into the dock hall for outfitting, while the newly […]

  • 6 May 2019
    Project & Tenders

    Oil major BP has sanctioned development of the Thunder Horse South Expansion Phase 2 project in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico.

  • 23 January 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Oil giant BP has started up the Thunder Horse South Expansion project in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, 11 months ahead of schedule and $150 million under budget.   The company stated on Monday the project is expected to boost production at the facility by an estimated 50,000 gross barrels of oil equivalent per day, further […]

  • 8 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    NOAA released a final rule and environmental impact statement expanding the boundaries of Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary in Lake Huron from 448 square miles to 4,300 square miles. The new boundaries now include the waters of Lake Huron adjacent to Michigan’s Alcona, Alpena and Presque Isle counties to the Canadian border. The expansion is […]

  • 30 June 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Kraken Sonar has formally taken delivery of ThunderFish Alpha autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) designed for deep sea military, commercial and scientific applications. The ThunderFish Alpha AUV (formerly called DEDAVE) was developed by Germany’s Fraunhofer Institute and will be used as a technology demonstrator platform to support ongoing development of Kraken’s underwater sensor and robotics programs. […]

  • 19 August 2011
    Business & Finance

    BP issued a denial after several reports on the Internet about new leaks in its Macondo well. “There are online reports claiming that the Macondo well is leaking and BP has responded with boats and boom. None of this is true. The well was capped on July 15th, 2010, when all oil flow was stopped, […]

  • 29 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    Shell’s midstream subsidiary, Shell Midstream Partners, has bought stakes in three Gulf of Mexico oil and gas pipelines from BP.  Shell Midstream was formed by Shell to own, operate, develop, and acquire pipelines. The company said on Thursday it bought 10% interest in Proteus Oil Pipeline Company, 10% interest in Endymion Oil Pipeline Company, and […]