Fugro Survey Limited in Aberdeen, UK is pleased to have been chosen by BP Exploration (Egypt) Limited as survey partner for their regional AUV Hydrographic and analogue geophysical survey over the West Nile Delta concession, offshore Egypt.
This prestigious project to survey more than 7,000 survey line kilometres in water depths between 150m and 2000m will be the largest survey ever undertaken by Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV). The AUV survey is scheduled to take 3 months to complete.
Venture Production plc (Venture), the Aberdeen based UK independent oil and gas production company, and global subsea contractor, Subsea 7 today announced their intention to enter into a subsea partnership agreement which is unique to the subsea contracting industry. The contract is valued in excess of US $150M over the first three years.
Hydroid Inc. announced today that they have recently received a multi-year contract from the United Kingdom Ministry of Defence for ten REMUS Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) systems.
Hydroid has teamed with QinetiQ and Babcock Design & Technology on the Ministry of Defence contract. QinetiQ will play a major role in the provision of logistic and service support, utilizing its expertise in UUV technology to maintain and service the vehicles and its waterside trials facility for training, testing and acceptance. QinetiQ will also play a major role in all of the in-country service and support requirements over the five year Contractor Logistic Support period following acceptance into service of the AUV systems early in 2006.
LinkQuest manufactures the world's best selling underwater acoustic modems and TrackLink USBL systems based on advanced Broadband Acoustic Spread Spectrum (BASS) technology. The high quality and user friendliness of the products are recognized by customers worldwide. The level of customer satisfaction is manifested by a large number of repeated orders from existing customers.
U.K. contractor AMEC and joint-venture partner Clough are in an advanced stage of a Woodside Energy tender for “integrated services” at a cluster of Australasian oilfields.
The three-year contract to be announced in September entails project management, integrated engineering, operational maintenance, modification and supply chain integration services for Woodside oil assets: at stake are the Wanaea-Cossack-Lambert-Hermes (Cossack Pioneer FPSO), Enfield, Legendre and Laminaria-Corallina (Northern Endeavour FPSO) fields.