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FMS awarded 8-figure North Sea contract

FMS, a leading independent supplier of mooring equipment to the global oil and gas industry, has secured a three-year contract with BP for the provision of mooring equipment for its North Sea operations. Established in 2009, Aberdeen-based FMS will commence the contract in July 2019. Steven Brown ...

Laura Krauss


Posted 2 days agoPress > MarineMooringContract +6

MDL returns to North Sea with i-Tech 7

Maritime Developments has completed a flexible installation project in the North Sea with i-Tech 7, Subsea 7's Life of Field business unit – marking a return to the field two years after the original award. The work scope – part of i-Tech 7's inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM) campaign We ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 10 days agoPress > North Seapipelay tensionerflexibles +1

Prestigious Award for Innovative Well Intervention Technologies

The Intervention & Coiled Tubing Association (ICoTA)'s European Chapter is currently seeking entries for the coveted ICoTA Innovation Award. With the organisation now in its 25th year, ICoTA Europe annually celebrates excellence in the well intervention industry with this prestigious prize. The aw ...

Nicola Scott


Posted 26 days agoPress > innovationNorth SeaOil and Gas +10

Frame Agreement Results in Triple Contract Completion for Rever

Rever Offshore, a leading subsea services provider to the oil and gas industry, continues to consolidate its North Sea presence, announcing the successful completion of three standalone contracts for energy major, Total E&P UK.   The contracts utilised Rever Offshore's multi-purpose dive support ...

Kate Kenyon


Posted 1 month agoPress > Total E&PRever OffshoreIRM +7

THE SIMPLE INNOVATION PRINCIPLE: THINGS CAN ONLY GET BETTER

By David Stephenson, CEO of Deep Casing Tools The great management thinker, Peter Drucker, could have been talking about innovation in oil industry technology when he said: “An innovation, to be effective, has to be simple and it has to be focused. It should do only one thing, otherwise it confu ...

David Stephenson


Posted 2 months agoPress > North SeainnovationDrilling Technology +2

Total success for DeltaTek's SeaCure Cementing Services

Well construction specialist, DeltaTek Global, has announced the successful completion of its first SeaCure deployment for Total E&P UK.   Located in the energy major's Ballindalloch oil field, this workscope was the first 20-inch surface casing SeaCure job completed in the North Sea. SeaCure was ...

Kate Kenyon


Posted 2 months agoPress > AberdeeeuropeUK +6

Clarksons Platou hosts key event on BIMCO contract

Internationally-respected shipping lawyers will give presentations to more than 50 energy professionals at an Aberdeen event organised by global shipbroker Clarksons Platou. Paul Dean and Nicholas Kazaz, both based in London with global law firm HFW, will put the focus on SUPPLYTIME 2017, the popu ...

James Donaldson


Posted 2 months agoPress > North SeaOSVShipbroker

ProSep set to deliver MAX+ ProSalt mixers to Heimdal Platform

ProSep, an industry-leading, technology and service provider for integrated process solutions to the global energy industry, has successfully secured a contract with Aker Solutions to provide two MAX+ ProSalt™ mixers to Equinor's Heimdal Gas Centre Platform in the North Sea. The installation of Pr ...

Kate Kenyon


Posted 3 months agoPress > Technologyprocess solutionNorth Sea +3

Industry first Casing Cement Breaker proven in Equinor P&A trial

A new cost-reducing, first of its kind well abandonment tool developed by Aberdeen-headquartered Deep Casing Tools has gone from concept to offshore trial with Equinor in just nine months. Deep Casing Tools' first prototype Casing Cement Breaker was trialled in a well on Equinor's Huldra field, in ...

David Stephenson


Posted 3 months agoPress > North Seawell pluggingDecommissioning +3

Machine learning technology to extend offshore asset life

The productive life of an oil and gas platform could be significantly extended through a transformative machine learning solution that will contribute to maximising economic recovery from the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) by predicting equipment failure. Spartan Solutions Ltd, a world-class softwar ...

Ian Simm


Posted 3 months agoPress > North SeaUnited Kingdom Continental Shelfpredictive maintenance +4

Rever Announce Whole Fleet Deployment and Successful Completion of North Sea Projects

Rever Offshore, a leading subsea services provider to the oil and gas industry, continues its success in the North Sea, announcing the deployment of all four of the company's vessels since the start of April, 2019.   The Rever fleet, which includes the saturation dive support vessels Rever Topaz, ...

Kate Kenyon


Posted 3 months agoPress > FleetSubseaIRM +7

Sea Change

Navigating the choppy waters of new oil and gas E&P investments in the North Sea. Recently, there's been a slew of news supporting new acquisition activity in the North Sea  o il and  g as   upstream  sector. The Financial Times reported on a ‘changing of the North Sea Guard' to new enterp ...

Gayle Meikle


Posted 3 months agoOpinion > North Sea EnergyNorth Seaaberdeen oil and gas +4

TechnipFMC acquires Dive Support Vessel for North Sea Market

ABERDEEN, 11 March 2019 - TechnipFMC has added to its international fleet of subsea pipelay, diving and construction ships after purchasing a new-build diving support vessel - the Deep Discoverer. The company signed a deal with VARD shipyard in Norway to purchase the vessel in late 2018. The v ...

Euan Gillies


Posted 5 months agoPress > TechnipFMCMarineDeepDiscoverer +6

Serica Energy partner with IT specialists Sword to support their asset transition journey

In recent years, the UK oil and gas industry has undergone some major changes.  As fields mature and margins reduce for the big producers, smaller independent companies have been stepping in to operate assets more efficiently and extend the life of fields in line with the government's strategy to ...

Michelle King


Posted 6 months agoPress > North SeaOil & GasEnergy +8

Pragma’s Downhole Steam Injection Valve Takes the Next Step Towards North Sea Reality

Aberdeen-based oil and gas production technology business, Pragma Well Technology (‘Pragma'), has been given the green light by Pharis Energy and OGTC to progress with the manufacture and prototype testing of their Downhole Steam Injection Valve (‘DSIV') following a successful feasibility study. ...

Debbie Simpson


Posted 7 months agoPress > North SeaSteam-floodPharis Energy +9