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OE Activity: 2014 / May

Thursday, 05 June 2014 03:59

New buoys for Gullfaks

Statoil has outlined investment it is making to extend the life of its Gullfaks field out to 2040, including installing new loading buoys on the…
Industry contributors are wanted to scope the demand for a UK-based, large composites structures center as part of a study for the Department of Business,…
A.K. Suda reports that the world’s largest liftboat has been built by Triyards Marine, Saigon Shipyard in HCMC, Vietnam, and will be delivered to Singapore-based…
Friday, 30 May 2014 02:09

Polarcus grows Norwegian footprint

Polarcus has opened its first office in Norway. The new office is in the center of Stavanger, and adds to the firm's global network of…
Friday, 30 May 2014 02:04

4 newbuild orders for ASL

Singapore-based ASL Marine Holdings has won new shipbuilding contracts worth about S$91 million for the construction of three infield support vessels (of ART 100-42 class…
Thursday, 29 May 2014 11:34

CHC Helicopter opens Brazilian hub

CHC Helicopter’s Brazililian subsidiary, BHS (Brazilian HelicopterServices Táxi Aéreo), opened a larger hangar for its existing offshore flying operations in Cabo Frio, the company announced…
Thursday, 29 May 2014 02:39

Life extension guidance issued

Oil & Gas UK has published three new guidance documents on the management of ageing and life extension (ALE) of oil and gas installations on…
Wednesday, 28 May 2014 12:49

Spectrum begins Sergipe survey off Brazil

Spectrum has commenced a 10,000 km multi-client 2D seismic survey offshore Brazil in the Sergipe and Alagoas basins along the Eastern Margin of Brazil.  …
Specialist downhole tool provider Peak Well Systems has relocated its European regional headquarters to a newly constructed, office and workshop facility in Aberdeen which will…
Wednesday, 28 May 2014 03:47

Saipem wins Caucasus E&C contracts

Saipem has been awarded a new engineering and construction contract in the Caucasus region and some new drilling contracts in the Middle East, for a…
Wednesday, 28 May 2014 02:55

Naga 3 jackup on location

Fairmount Marine's tug Fairmount Expedition has towed jackup rig Naga 3 from the PV Marine Shipyard in Vung Tau, Vietnam, to the RD-19X Block 15-2…
Wednesday, 28 May 2014 02:28

Corac opens "dirty gas" flowloop

Corac Group, the gas, air and energy technologies business, has extended its test facility at its Technology Centre in Slough, operated by its subsidiary Corac…
Cairn Energy updated plans for drilling the Gargaa well off Morocco during its Annual General Meeting on 16 May. Cairn has established a position in…
On May 22, Pemex announced that the substructure of the Ayatsil B platform was floated out from McDermott International’s Altamira yard in Mexico's Tamaulipas state. …
Maersk Drilling has chosen to equip its soon-to-be completed XL Enhanced 4 jackup rig with seven Boat-In-A-Box lifeboat and rescue boat systems from the Danish…
Monday, 26 May 2014 05:13

Alphastrut bought by Murray Metals

UK plate and specialty metals supplier Murray Metals (MM) has bought Alphastrut, giving it a foothold in the offshore oil an dgas industry.   Alphastrut offers…
Monday, 26 May 2014 05:03

Kleven wins IMR order

Norwegian shipyard Kleven has signed a contract with Olympic Shipping for the building of an IMR vessel of MT 6021 MKII design. The contract value…
Monday, 26 May 2014 04:55

New Aker firm scoops Statoil contract

Statoil has exercised a two-year contract extension with Altus Intervention for the provision of mechanical wireline services on Statoil-operated fields and mobile drilling units on…
Sunday, 25 May 2014 20:31

PNG LNG ships first cargo

The first shipment from the PNG LNG project has left Papua New Guinea carrying a cargo bound for Japan for Tokyo Electric Power Co. Inc.…
Friday, 23 May 2014 17:50

2014 FLNG market worth $12bn

In a new report, Visiongain values the global FLNG market at US$11.845 billion in 2014. They forecast strong expansion over the next five years, reaching…
Friday, 23 May 2014 13:21

BHI offshore rig count up 18%

Today's Baker Hughes North American offshore rotary rig count listed 60 rigs operating this week, up 3 rigs from a week ago and up 9…
Friday, 23 May 2014 13:10

Gazprom Neft, EDC sign agreement

Gazprom Neft has announced the signing of a three-year framework agreement on drilling and well reconstruction with  drilling service provider Commonwealth of Independent States Eurasia…
Wednesday, 21 May 2014 11:06

Yamal LNG progresses

OAO Yamal LNG closed on a contract to supply China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) 3mtpa LNG annually for 20 years from the Yamal LNG project…
Friday, 23 May 2014 03:30

Hess sheds retail unit

Hess Corporation is set to complete its transition into a pure-play exploration and prodution company after agreeing a deal to sell its retail business to…
Friday, 23 May 2014 02:35

Lundin spuds Ghota probe

Lundin Petroleum has started drilling of appraisal well 7120/1-4s in PL492 on the Gohta discovery, 155 km northwest of the Norwegian coast and 5.7 km…
Calgary-based Sterling Resources issued its 1Q results today, reporting US$20.5million revenue attributable to production from the Breagh gas field in the UK North Sea, and…
Thursday, 22 May 2014 20:34

Ceona wins Nigeria contract

Ceona, SURF contractor with heavy subsea construction capabilities, has been awarded a contract for work in the Oyo oilfield offshore Nigeria from CAMAC Energy Inc.…
Thursday, 22 May 2014 01:57

Walkwalker I wins accolade

A walking jackup platform called WaveWalker 1 has been awarded a Product and Equipment Innovation Award at the Ground Engineering (GE) Awards ceremony in London…
Norway's Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA (EMGS) has a contract with North Energy ASA worth US$1.7 million (NOK 10 million) to provide 3D EM data acquisition in…
Wednesday, 21 May 2014 16:49

ADX Energy wins permit offshore Italy

Australia's ADX Energy has won 100% stake in an exploration permit offshore Italy, which it will operate through its wholly owned Italian subsidiary. The offshore…
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