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CYBERHAWK AWARDED FIVE-YEAR AGREEMENT WITH MAJOR LNG PRODUCER IN THE MIDDLE EAST

Cyberhawk, the global leader in drone-based inspection and creator of iHawk, a cloud-based asset visualization software, has secured a five-year contract with a global LNG producer for the provision of drone inspection, surveying and data visualization services.  The contract will see Cyberhawk fo ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress

OPITO launches new standard to create flexibility for oil and gas, and offshore wind workers

OPITO, the global skills organisation for the energy industry, has launched a new transition standard, designed to provide flexibility for workers to pursue opportunities in both the oil and gas, and offshore wind sectors. The new standard will enable learners to develop the skills and competenc ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > OPITOOPITO Globaltraining +3

Deep Casing Tools continues its relationship with Shell Malaysia

Technology development company for the global energy sector, Deep Casing Tools (DCT), together with its regional partner for Asia Pac, EFTECH, has successfully ran 3 more of its Turborunner TM tools with Shell Sarawak, despite challenging conditions heightened by COVID-19. The scope of work, whi ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress

Lloyd’s Register Group announces sale of Energy business to Inspirit Capital

Global professional services organisation, Lloyd's Register Group (LR), today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Energy business unit to Inspirit Capital, a London-based investment firm focused on building long-term value. The agreement follows a comprehensive rev ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress

OPITO marks strategic shift with launch of new product suite for the renewable energy workforce

OPITO, the global skills organisation for the energy industry, has made its first move into the renewable energy industry, with the launch of a new suite of safety and technical training standards, and qualifications, designed to address the skills requirements of a net zero economy. Today's lau ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > OPITOenergy trainingoffshorewind +2

UK can lead world in net-zero energy technologies – but investment is critical

Delivering a tech-enabled integrated net-zero energy future will cost £430 billion but generate more than £2.5 trillion in value to the UK economy  Leading global push to develop net-zero energy system technologies will create major opportunities for UK jobs and manufacturing The OGTC and other ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > energy transitionNorth SeaTechnologies +6

TAC Healthcare Group aims to help stop the spread of COVID-19 with new 12-minute test kits

Aberdeen-based TAC Healthcare Group has rolled out the latest in COVID-19 testing technology, from UK-based life sciences company, LumiraDx, in a bid to help stop the spread of the virus. The innovative new test kits, which are small and highly portable, can detect the COVID-19 antigen protein fro ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress

Geoteric launches revolutionary seismic interpretation products - Collaborative AI and Geoteric Stratum™

Geoteric, a leading software and services provider to energy companies globally, today announced the launch of its two new revolutionary seismic interpretation products, powered by artificial intelligence (AI): Collaborative AI and Geoteric Stratum™. Collaborative AI  complements the existing Geo ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > GeotericPetroleum geologySeismic +3

OPITO lays groundwork for cross-sector skills transfer, in collaboration with the Merchant Navy Training Board

OPITO, the global skills organisation for the energy industry, together with the Merchant Navy Training Board (MNTB), has launched a new standard to support the transition of marine personnel into the oil and gas industry. The OPITO BOSIET with CA-EBS – [STCW 95/2010 Conversion] 1 recognises ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > skills developmentOPITOOPITO Global +9

Winners announced at the 34th Offshore Achievement Awards virtual ceremony

News release – 17 August 2020   The winners of the 2020 Offshore Achievement Awards were revealed in a virtual ceremony on 14 August, with joint prize-winners announced across several categories, demonstrating the high calibre of entries this year and the tough job faced by judges.   This yea ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > Offshoreoffshore achievement awardsOil and Gas +7

Abrado appoints new CEO to lead global growth

Abrado, the industry leader in the surgical removal of multiple casing sections downhole, has appointed Jason Broussard as President and CEO.  He will be based at the company's office in Broussard, Louisiana.   With a global remit, Mr Broussard will play a critical role in driving company gr ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > Oil and GasOilfield Servicesdownhole +8

CYBERHAWK SUPPORTS MAJOR UTILITY INSPECT OVER 50,000 TRANSMISSION STRUCTURES IN CALIFORNIA

Cyberhawk, the global leader in drone-based inspection and creator of iHawk, a cloud-based asset visualization software, today announced that it secured a contract with a major California-based utility for the provision of UAV services.The contract, which was secured earlier this year through a comp ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > CyberhawkdroneDrone inspection +10

COMMENT: Lloyd's Register welcome OGA Energy Integration Project Report

This year, Lloyd's Register (LR) conducted a detailed technical study on behalf of the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) into potential options for decarbonising the offshore energy system, looking at how we can move to an integrated energy future.    The findings of this study underpinned the Energy ...

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Posted 3 months agoOpinion > Oil and GasEnergyOffshore +6

Oil & Gas Technology Centre and Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult create alliance to fast-track energy transition

Energy Transition Alliance focused on net zero technologies integration A new five-year collaboration which will focus on R&D to accelerate the energy transition Five high-potential projects already identified to form part of the technology roadmap Two leading energy technology and innovation ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > Oil and GasNorth Searenewables +7

The Offshore Achievement Awards goes virtual for its 2020 ceremony

The 34 th annual awards night will be held virtually at 6:00-8:00pm on 14 August   News release – 16 July, 2020   The Offshore Achievement Awards (OAA) is gearing up for its first ever virtual awards ceremony, allowing finalists and winners to be celebrated by industry on Friday 14 ...

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Posted 4 months agoPress > Oil and GasOffshorerenewables +4