Top News of The Week Oct 28 – Nov 2, 2013
Seaway Heavy Lifting wins contract with Permaducto for an offshore installation project in Mexico. Permaducto SA de CV is a company of Grupo Protexa SA de CV. On Friday 18th October Seaway Heavy Lifting signed a contract with Permaducto to execute work in Mexico in a joined offshore programme for the Pemex’s KuMaZa/Cantarell project.
Statoil has recommended building a new drilling and processing platform on the Snorre field in the North Sea to extract maximum remaining reserves.
Technip, leader of a consortium with Subsea7, has been awarded by Tullow Ghana Limited two contracts for the TEN Project, located offshore Ghana, at a water depth reaching up to 2,000 meters.
OMV, the integrated, international oil and gas company, has closed the $2.65 billion acquisition of assets in Norway and the UK (West of Shetland area) from Statoil.
Newly-established offshore shipping company Nordic American Offshore ( NAO ) has agreed to acquire six platform supply vessels from Blue Ship Invest ( BSI ). The vessels are of the PX121 type, and were designed and constructed by ULSTEIN in 2012-13.
China Oilfield Services Limited, announced that it has signed construction contracts with Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Offshore Co., Ltd. (“DSIC Offshore”) and China Merchants Heavy Industry (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd. for construction of three drilling rigs.
Press Release, October 03, 2013