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Lloyd’s Register selected as consultant for design of control rooms for Hywind Tampen

Specialist energy consultancy Lloyd's Register (LR) has been awarded a contract for Human-Machine Interface (HMI) engineering services - part of an integrated scope awarded to Wood by Equinor to support Hywind Tampen, the world's first floating wind farm to power offshore oil and gas platforms.   ...

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Posted 13 days agoPress > EquinorOffshoreoffshore wind +7

CYBERHAWK SECURES FIVE-YEAR MULTIMILLION-DOLLAR SOFTWARE CONTRACT WITH SHELL

 Cyberhawk and Shell sign five-year multimillion-dollar software contract Cyberhawk becomes first and only drone-based operator to be granted full global aviation approval across all Shell facilities Global contract follows successful two-year proof-of-concept at a Shell construction project in ...

Saffron Cummings


Posted 14 days agoPress > Oil and GasNorth SeaOffshore +9

Global decommissioning consortium adds weight with heavy lift player

A global decommissioning services consortium has substantially strengthened its capabilities with the addition of a specialist heavy lift vessel-owner operator.   Dutch offshore services provider OOS International joins the already successful consortium, alongside industry leaders Lloyd's Regi ...

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Posted 20 days agoPress > DecommissioningConsortiumGlobal +8

Martin Gilbert announced Chair of the OGTC

The Oil & Gas Technology Centre (OGTC) has today {1 June, 2020} announced the appointment of Martin Gilbert as Chair of the Aberdeen-based research and technology organisation. He will succeed Archie Kennedy who has been Vice Chair and Chair of the OGTC since it was established in February 2017. E ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > AppointmentAppointmentsChairman +3

Deep Casing Tools secures UK patent for extended reach drilling innovation

A UK patent has been granted for new technology which can almost half the cost for extended reach drilling (ERD) well liner installations. Patents are also pending   in Europe, the USA, Canada, UAE and Saudi Arabia.   Deep Casing Tool's (DCT) MechLOK™ Drill Pipe Swivel (DPS) is the industry's ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > well installationsUKOil and Gas +16

WellConnection iOS secures approval for North East Scotland’s first and largest bonded warehouse area

Leading inspection, maintenance and repair (IRM) company, WellConnection IOS (part of WellConnection Group), has secured approval from HMRC for a new bonded warehouse area at its UK base, the first and largest of its kind in North East Scotland.   The bonded area was built last year as part of a ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > Oil and GaswarehouseHMRC +7

THREE60 ENERGY awarded Spirit Energy contract

THREE60 ENERGY, through its Step Change Engineering division, has been awarded an engineering and support services contract to provide minor modification and repair services for Spirit Energy's UKCS assets. THREE60 ENERGY has secured this contract following successful delivery of previous modifi ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > Oil and GasSpirit EnergyThree60 Energy +6

AI VS DATA PRIVACY: THE OIL & GAS TECHNOLOGY CENTRE BRINGS FLAGSHIP EVENT SERIES ONLINE

The Oil & Gas Technology Centre (OGTC) will launch the first of its Tech20 Virtual series with ‘ Artificial Intelligence vs Data Privacy: a 21st century David and Goliath story', taking place Friday 3 April, 11:00-12:00 GMT. The webinar launch marks a move by the OGTC to bring as much of its even ...

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    03 Apr 2020


Posted 3 months agoEvent > OGTCThe Oil & Gas Technology Centrewebinar +8

Turbo-charged growth for Deep Casing Tools

Leading oil and gas technology development company, Deep Casing Tools (DCT), increased turnover by 120% in 2019 after strategic growth plans saw the company expand its headcount and footprint in key international regions.   In-line with global demand from oil and gas operators for innovative casi ...

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Posted 4 months agoPress > Clean growth strategyOil and Gasoperators +7

Industry experts set to discuss the UK’s integrated energy future

With global energy demand estimated to rise by 50% by 2050, how we generate and use energy is increasingly driving the political and social agenda.   As we celebrate the inaugural World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development on 4 March, Lloyd's Register (LR) will bring together a panel of in ...

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Aberdeen   Scotland   GB 04 Mar 2020


Posted 4 months agoEvent > Oil and Gasworld engineering dayLloyd's Register +5

Acquisition SETS up AquaTerra for continued offshore construction growth

News release – 26 February, 2020 Offshore construction and engineering specialist, AquaTerra Group, has extended its capabilities with the acquisition of the trade and assets of subsea engineering and technology business SETS. AquaTerra has a 15-year track record in delivering technically challen ...

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Posted 4 months agoPress > Oil and GasAquaTerraEngineering +6

Leadership appointment reinforces growth ambitions for Lloyd’s Register Energy business

Lloyd's Register (LR), the specialist energy consultancy, has appointed Yvo Jansen as Global Business Development Director as the company underlines its focus on new market capabilities after re-shaping its Energy business last year.   LR has secured a number of recent major contract wins, includ ...

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Posted 4 months agoPress > Appointmentstrategic growthenergy industry +5

OPITO Inspires the Next Generation at Subsea Expo

OPITO, the global, not-for-profit energy skills organisation, in collaboration with Subsea UK hosted an Energise Your Future at Subsea Expo today (13 February 2020), with the aim of engaging local young people and showing them how they can play a part in the long-term success of the industry. More ...

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Posted 4 months agoPress > energy industryOPITO GlobalOil and Gas +23

EV Private Equity strengthens team with senior partner promotion

Global private equity firm specialising in the energy sector, EV Private Equity, has today announced the promotion of Houston-based Matt Anstead to Senior Partner.   In his new role, he will continue to provide strategic input to the firm's current portfolio of leading energy service companies, i ...

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Posted 5 months agoPress > Oil and GasEnergyenergy industry +11

Young Professional finalists unveiled for the 34th Offshore Achievement Awards

Five individuals have secured places on the 2020 shortlist   The shortlist for this year's Offshore Achievement Awards ‘Young Professional' category has been revealed today {Tuesday, 4 February} and includes five talented individuals who are making waves in the energy industry.   This awar ...

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Posted 5 months agoPress > Offshoreachievementawards +6