Contract Awards: Subsea 7 S.A. Awarded Ehra North Contract
Posted by ginamc on Thursday, February 14, 2013 @ 07:15:00 GMT (432 reads)
Subsea 7 S.A. announced the award of a contract from Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria Ltd for the development of the Erha North field, located offshore Nigeria in water depths between 1,000 metres and 1,200 metres. The contract was awarded to a consortium of West African Ventures Ltd and Subsea 7’s Nigerian subsidiary.
Contract Awards: Technip awarded a contract by Shell for the Gannet Field In The North Sea
Posted by ginamc on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 @ 07:20:00 GMT (486 reads)
Technip was awarded by Shell U.K. Limited an engineering, procurement, installation and construction contract for the Gannet F Reinstatement project, located in the North Sea, 180 kilometers east of Aberdeen, at a water depth of 95 meters.
Onshore News: Total in Exclusive Negotiations on the Proposed Sale of TIGF to Snam, EDF and GI
Posted by ginamc on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 @ 07:10:00 GMT (365 reads)
Total announces it has entered into exclusive negotiations with a consortium comprising Snam, EDF and GIC* that has submitted a firm offer to acquire all outstanding shares of Transport et Infrastructures Gaz France (TIGF). The offer values the company at €2.4 billion.
Offshore News: Oil & Gas UK Welcomes EnQuest’s £169 million Investment in Thistle
Posted by ginamc on Monday, February 11, 2013 @ 07:00:00 GMT (392 reads)
Mike Tholen, Oil & Gas UK's economics and commercial director, said: "Oil & Gas UK is pleased that the tax change made recently by the Government to promote further new investment in the UK's existing oil and gas fields continues to deliver real benefits to the national economy.
Offshore News: Gunmen Ambush Oil Industry Barge in Nigeria’s Delta, Killing 3
Posted by jamesmc on Saturday, February 09, 2013 @ 05:39:05 GMT (383 reads)
YENAGOA (Reuters) – Gunmen ambushed an Indian-owned oil barge on Tuesday as it was being escorted by the military through Nigeria’s Niger Delta region, killing two soldiers and one crew member on the ship, a security forces spokesman said.
The ship belonging to Sterling Global Oil Resources, part of the Sandesara Group conglomerate, was fired on in the Angiama area of the delta, according to Onyema Nwachukwu, spokesman for mixed military and police brigades in the Niger Delta region.
Exhibitions: Bowtech Products Ltd to showcase new products at SUBSEA 2013 Exhibition and Conf
Posted by ginamc on Thursday, February 07, 2013 @ 07:10:00 GMT (386 reads)
Bowtech Products Ltd, a global market leader in subsea vision systems, will be showcasing its new products at the SUBSEA 2013 Exhibition and Conference, on Stand B90, which is being held at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (AECC) from the 6th to the 7th of February 2013.
NETmc Marine is pleased to announce the launch of it’s new service Video SEE for accessing streaming video. The Video SEE service is aimed at any company that has a requirement to remotely view live video feeds from a vessel or an offshore installation. With minimal vessel setup required, and using the clients own internet connection, Video SEE enables several viewers to log onto a web page and view the video stream. Using the Video SEE multi-view facility, more than one video feed can be viewed, even video from more than one vessel can be viewed at the same time on the same screen, the viewer can then select one of the views for enlarging should they wish.
Contract Awards: Sulzer Pumps and FMC Technologies Sign a Long-term and Exclusive Collaboration A
Posted by ginamc on Wednesday, February 06, 2013 @ 07:05:00 GMT (381 reads)
Sulzer Pumps Ltd and FMC Technologies, Inc. strengthened their existing relationship through the signing of a long-term and exclusive collaboration agreement. This agreement addresses the supply of pumps for subsea applications and the further development of pumping technology of Sulzer Pumps to meet the future needs of FMC Technologies and the subsea exploration and production industry.
Marine/Vessel News: Next generation vessel the Seven Viking to set new standards in the North Sea
Posted by ginamc on Tuesday, February 05, 2013 @ 07:10:00 GMT (479 reads)
The cutting edge Seven Viking vessel, designed for operations in the harshest environments was unveiled and named at a ceremony in Stavanger, Norway, by Subsea 7, Eidesvik Offshore and Ulstein on, 30 January 2013.
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