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Ampelmann Steps Up North Sea Activity With Six New Contracts

Relocation to larger premises signals successful year so far Delft, 13 August 2018 Ampelmann, the global leader in offshore access solutions, has strengthened its position in the North Sea this year after being awarded four new contracts and two extended scopes of work in the basin. The projec ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > North SeaContractAmpelmann +2

Neptune Energy Group Agrees to Acquire UK Central North Sea Assets

Neptune Energy Group (“Neptune”) announced today that it has entered into a Sale and Purchase Agreement to acquire certain development and exploration assets in the UK Central North Sea from Apache North Sea Limited (“ANSL”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Apache Corporation (“Apache”). Neptune wi ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > United KingdomUK North SeaNorth Sea +4

24 Additional New Jobs as Bailey Sentinel Further Expands Sentinel Marine Fleet

Sentinel Marine, the Aberdeen-headquartered operators of offshore support vessels, has taken delivery of the latest vessel to join its state- of-the-art fleet. The Bailey Sentinel, constructed in China is now en route to Aberdeen and is due to arrive in early September. Twenty four new jobs will be ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > Sentinel MarineFleetvessel +5

RockRose Energy - Acquisition of 20.43% Interest in Arran Field, UK North Sea

RockRose Energy, the independent oil and gas company, is pleased to announce that it has signed a Sale and Purchase Agreement to acquire a 20.43% interest in blocks, 23/11a, 23/16b and 23/16c, which contain the Arran field in the UK Central North Sea, from Dana Petroleum (E&P) Ltd (the "Acquisition ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > RockRose EnergyAcquisitionUnited Kingdom +6

Petrofac Awarded Five-Year Contract Extension by ONE

Petrofac's Engineering & Production Services (EPS) business has secured a five-year renewal on its Duty Holder Support Services contract with Oranje-Nassau Energie Resources Limited (ONE). Under the agreement, which is worth in the region of US$20 million over the term, Petrofac will continue to p ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > PetrofacContractEPS +4

Serica Energy - Acquistion of Total E&P's Interests in Bruce and Keith Fields, North Sea

Transaction highlights Following completion of the BKR Transaction and transfer of operatorship of the Bruce, Keith and Rhum fields to Serica UK, the board believes the BK Acquisition will further strengthen Serica's position as one of the leading mid-tier independent oil and gas producers on t ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > Serica EnergyAcquisitionTotal +5

Infinity Partnership nominated for four national awards

Infinity Partnership, the Aberdeen accountancy and business advisory firm, has been shortlisted for four national awards. The business has been named a finalist in three categories at the 2018 British Accountancy Awards, and has been nominated in the 2018 Accounting Excellence Awards. Both award cer ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > North SeaOil and GasAberdeen accountancy +3

NPD: Dry Well Near the 35/12-2 (Grosbeak) Oil and Gas Discovery in the North Sea – 35/12-7

Wellesley Petroleum AS, operator of production licence 925, is in the process of completing the drilling of wildcat well 35/12-7 in the North Sea. The well was drilled about 2 km south of the 35/12-2 (Grosbeak) oil and gas discovery in the northern part of the North Sea, and 80 km west of Florø. ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > NorwayNPDNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +10

NPD: Many Developments and High Exploration Activity

An impressive 20 development projects are currently under way on the Norwegian Shelf, and 13 exploration wells in the first half of 2018 have yielded 6 discoveries. Production has been somewhat lower in the first six months of the year as compared with the same period last year. Production Tot ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorway +9

AFBE-UK Scotland to host latest Real Projects event at Robert Gordon University

The latest in a series of North Sea seminars that put the focus on industry issues and technology will take place in Aberdeen later this month. The Real Projects event is hosted by social enterprise AFBE-UK Scotland, a not-for-profit organisation that encourages engineering as a career choice amon ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > North SeaRobert Gordon UnivserityStudents +3

Petrofac Awarded Dutch Offshore Wind Contract

Petrofac has been awarded a contract by TenneT, the Dutch-German transmission grid operator, for the Hollandse Kust Zuid (HKZ) offshore grid connection and more specifically for the Alpha and optional Beta HVAC platforms (substations) in the North Sea. The Dutch government is targeting a total of ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > windContractNetherlands +5

NPD: Dry Well Near the Knarr field in the North Sea – 34/5-2 S

A/S Norske Shell, operator of production licence 373S, has completed the drilling of wildcat well 34/5-2 S. The well is dry. The well was drilled about 10 kilometres south-west of the Knarr field in the northern part of the North Sea and 125 km west of Florø. The objective of the well was to pro ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > NorwayNPDNorth Sea +6

DAV MX™’s Pressure Rating, Resilience and Lock Open Justifies Operator Confidence With MPD Success

Operator deploys DAV MX™ as contingency against losses and cuts operating time by boosting displacements in challenging North Sea MPD completions run DAV MX™ also withstands significant differential pressure and acid breakers to deliver contingency performance Churchill Drilling Tools, a le ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > WellsNorth Sea

NPD: Minor Oil Discovery and Dry Appraisal Well Southeast of Oil Discovery 35/9-7 (Nova) in the North Sea - 35/12-6 S and 35/12-6 A

Wellesley Petroleum AS, operator of production licence 925, is in the process of completing the drilling of wildcat well 35/12-6 S and appraisal well 35/12-6 A in the North Sea.   The wells were drilled about 5 kilometres southeast of oil discovery 35/9-7 (Nova) and 80 kilometres west of Florø. ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > NorwayNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNPD +6

NPD: Developing Troll Phase Three

Operator Equinor and partners have submitted their amended Plan for Development and Operation (PDO) for the third development stage of the Troll field in the North Sea. Production on Troll is expected to continue until around 2060. Troll consists of a large gas cap with a relatively thin underl ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > NPDNorwayNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +7