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Wednesday, 06 September 2017 15:26

BP braces for Hurricane Irma

BP has begun evacuating personnel from the Gulf of Mexico, as Category 5 Hurricane Irma churns in the Atlantic Ocean,…
Operators are evacuating platforms and rigs as Hurricane Harvey, a Category 4 hurricane, spins in the Gulf of Mexico, according…
Oil and gas operators are preparing for the approach of Tropical Storm Harvey in the Gulf of Mexico, as the…
Tuesday, 30 August 2016 16:09

BSEE: 22% of GoM oil production shut-in

Image from AccuWeather. Click to enlarge. The US Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) updated its statistics on storm…
Monday, 29 August 2016 14:47

Gulf storm leads to evacuations, shut-ins

A threatening storm in the Gulf of Mexico has forced oil and gas operators to evacuate six production platforms and…
Monday, 08 August 2016 03:51

VIDEO: Rig grounds on Isle of Lewis

A semisubmersible drilling rig has grounded on the Isle of Lewis, off the far west of Scotland, according to the…
Shell Canada’s operations offshore Nova Scotia were brought to a halt over the weekend due to severe weather, which caused…
Published in OE Daily: 2016 / March
Friday, 08 January 2016 04:06

FPSO suffers mooring failure in storm

A floating production vessel working on CNR International Banff field has become the latest victim to bad weather in the…
Thursday, 31 December 2015 03:36

Storm continues, causes North Sea chaos

Oil firm BP has started returning staff to its Valhall complex after evacuating the facility when an adrift barge started…
Thursday, 01 October 2015 13:18

Taking on Papa Terra

The safe installation of the first tension-leg wellhead platform offshore Brazil could pave the way for future similar developments, says…
Published in OE: 2015 / October
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 08:57

Pemex cancels evacuation plans off Campeche

Updated at 22 October 2014 at 3 p.m. Pemex called off the evacuation of its 15,000 workers in the Bay…
Tuesday, 07 October 2014 02:24

Fugro supports Quad 204 construction

Real-time metocean data transmitted by a Fugro SEAWATCH Wavescan buoy is supporting Technip's construction program on BP's Quad 204 project…
Thursday, 18 September 2014 12:27

New buoys test wind speeds offshore US

Two massive, 20,000-pound buoys decked out with the latest in meteorological and oceanographic equipment will enable more accurate predictions of…
Tuesday, 19 August 2014 19:15

Canada adds smart buoy for Bay of Fundy

Transport Canada, the province of New Brunswick, and several other project partners announced funding for the SmartAtlantic Saint John (New…
Monday, 07 July 2014 18:27

Typhoon Neoguri reaches southern Japan

Typhoon Neoguri originated near Guam early Friday, 4 July, and has developed into the first superstorm of the season along…
Published in OE Daily: 2014 / July
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