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ROS LTD. Supply ROVOP Subsea LEDs Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Friday, July 03, 2015 @ 15:51:55 GMT (42 reads)
PRODUCT NEWS

ROSRemote Ocean Systems Ltd. (Aberdeen, Scotland) is pleased to announce the sale of a significant number of subsea LEDs to ROVOP, an independent provider of subsea remotely operated vehicles (ROVs).


 
 
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Shandong to acquire Northern Offshore Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 @ 12:24:01 GMT (105 reads)
ACQUISITION/MERGER NEWS

HOUSTON – Shandong Offshore (Bidco) has agreed to acquire drilling contractor Northern Offshore (OSE: NOF) for around NOK 1.3 billion ($165 million).

Assuming shareholder approvals, the acquisition should be completed during the first half of August.

 

 

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Statoil to cut up to 2,000 staff, consultants Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 @ 09:36:07 GMT (657 reads)
JOB NEWS

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Norwegian oil and gas company Statoil says it will lay off up to 1,500 staff and 500 consultants by the end of 2016 to slash costs.

The state-controlled company said Tuesday the layoffs are a continuation of a cost-cutting program started in 2013, "well ahead of the current downturn" and the slump in the oil price.

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The Power of One Percent Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Monday, June 15, 2015 @ 16:15:37 GMT (358 reads)
INSPECTION NEWS (Subsea)

Deep TrekkerIt is very easy for companies to fall into a habit of “this is how we have always done it” or “if it ain’t broke don’t fix it.” There are many articles, motivational posters, white papers, blogs and cartoons all across the online media world outlining the downfall of stagnation in business. There are also many more advocates for innovation now compared to previous decades, most likely due to all of the content pushing innovation on us.

Via: Cody Warner, Deep Trekker Inc. 

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FMC Technologies Slashes More Norway Jobs Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Monday, June 15, 2015 @ 00:00:00 GMT (362 reads)
JOB NEWS

 Houston-based subsea specialist, FMC Technologies, has reportedly started a next stage of workforce reduction in Norway as it marks a drop in offshore activity and feels the cost control sting from the oil companies.

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Fastest ROV Sprints with Sonardyne SPRINT Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Friday, June 12, 2015 @ 00:00:00 GMT (391 reads)
PRODUCT NEWS

MMTMMT, specialists in high-resolution marine surveys, has successfully completed offshore integration trials of their new high-speed remotely operated vehicle with Sonardyne International’s SPRINT inertial navigation system.

The 2,000 meter rated vehicle, named Surveyor Interceptor, has been developed by MMT to improve the speed and efficiency of seabed mapping and pipeline inspections surveys. Its revolutionary design features a hydrodynamic hull and powerful drivetrain enabling the vehicle to travel at up to six knots, around 50% faster than conventional Work-class ROVs. The accuracy of SPRINT complements the vehicle’s state-of-the-art imaging and mapping sensors, resulting in improved survey data quality and substantially reduced ‘cost per kilometer’ of surveys.

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Aker Solutions Cuts Up to 200 Jobs in Subsea Division Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Thursday, June 11, 2015 @ 16:45:15 GMT (366 reads)
JOB NEWS

 Aker Solutions has notified employees at its subsea services facility in Ågotnes, Norway, that it has become necessary to adjust the plant’s workforce capacity because of a decline in activity in the Norwegian market.

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McDermott contracts Asset Guardian for pipelay vessels Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Thursday, June 11, 2015 @ 00:00:00 GMT (339 reads)
CONTRACT AWARDS

 LIVINGSTON, Scotland – McDermott Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. has contracted Asset Guardian Solutions Ltd. to provide theAsset Guardian software management suite to protect and manage software on several pipelay vessels.

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Fugro completes wellhead monitoring project for BP in deepwater GoM Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 @ 10:32:54 GMT (359 reads)

FugroHOUSTON – Fugro has successfully completed a year-long wellhead monitoring project for BP Americas Inc. measuring BOP stack motions and calculating wellhead fatigue in the Gulf of Mexico.

The drilling campaign was conducted in 6,000 ft (1,829 m) of water and used the Fugro Wellhead and Riser Instrumentation Service (WARIS).

 

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First Åsgard subsea compression kit heads to seafloor Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 @ 10:29:39 GMT (350 reads)
OFFSHORE NEWS

Aker Solutions STAVANGER, Norway – The North Sea Giant vessel has begun offshore installation of the modules for the Åsgard subsea gas compression project in the Norwegian Sea.

This is designed to extract a further 282 MMbbl from the Åsgard field.

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Norway Overtakes Russia as Western Europe's Top Gas Supplier Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Monday, May 25, 2015 @ 16:17:09 GMT (642 reads)
GENERAL NEWS

Norway has overtaken Russia as western Europe's top gas supplier, data from state firms shows, indicating the European Union's drive to reduce its dependence on Russian energy is bearing fruit.

 
The sharp drop in oil prices has been another factor, as Norway offers more flexible pricing and big buyers held off buying from Russia in the hope the fall in crude price levels would eventually filter through to Russian gas.
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Subsea 7 to Axe 11 Vessels and 2500 Jobs Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 @ 16:22:43 GMT (1229 reads)
JOB NEWS

 Subsea 7 has informed that a programme of cost reduction measures will be implemented including a re-sizing of the fleet and workforce, and the restructuring of its corporate organisation.

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Oceaneering’s Deepwater Pile Dredge Wins 2015 OTC Spotlight on New Technology Aw Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Friday, May 08, 2015 @ 00:00:00 GMT (830 reads)

Oceaneering International, Inc. will be recognized at the 2015 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) with the presentation of two Spotlight on New Technology Awards.

The Oceaneering Deepwater Pile Dredge (DWPD) was selected based on its innovative technology, broad appeal to the industry, proven capabilities through full-scale application, and significant impact with benefits beyond existing technologies.

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Chevron makes gas discovery in Carnarvon basin, Western Australia Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Thursday, May 07, 2015 @ 00:00:00 GMT (747 reads)
OFFSHORE NEWS

Chevron has made a gas discovery in the Carnarvon hydrocarbon basin, off Western Australia's north-west coast.

Located in the WA-392-P permit area, 95km northwest of Barrow Island, the Isosceles-1 exploration well encountered 134m of net gas pay in the Triassic Mungaroo Sands, in 968m of water.

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Consortium Seeks Collaboration; Medical Tools to Solve Industry Problems Score: Comment Printer Friendly Send to a Friend Save as PDF Read More...
Posted by DT_Amanda on Wednesday, May 06, 2015 @ 00:00:00 GMT (838 reads)
GENERAL NEWS

Many of the problems that Dr. Alan Lumsden deals with on a daily basis have been solved, but the solutions aren’t available in the medical industry’s toolbox.

Finding technology solutions in other industry’s toolboxes was behind the launch in 2007 of the Pumps and Pipes Consortium, through which members of the oil and gas and medical industries sought to brainstorm ideas on how technologies from each industry could be applied to problems in the other. Since its founding, National Aeronautical and Space Administration (NASA) has joined in that collaboration.

See more at: http://www.rigzone.com/

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