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Unity secures multi-million-pound contract with Spirit Energy for well integrity services

Unity,  Europe's largest  provider of well integrity technology, services and engineering solutions , has  been awarded a  three-year  contract by Spirit Energy to maintain wellhead equipment across  twelve  platforms in the East Irish Sea , Southern North Sea  and the Dutch sector of t ...

Scott McLeod


Posted 17 days agoPress

Tendeka receives Letter of Intent from Aker BP for major sand-face completion scope

Independent global completions service company Tendeka has received a Letter of Intent for a substantial multi-million-pound scope to supply sand-face completion equipment to Aker BP's Norwegian assets. Over the next three years, the existing frame agreement will see Tendeka deliver its sand scree ...

Scott McLeod


Posted 29 days agoPress

Tendeka increases South America presence with addition of BD manager

Independent global completions service company Tendeka has appointed a new business development manager for South America as the company increases its support for oil and gas operators in the region. Renato Barbedo will work with operators across the continent to deploy Tendeka's broad range of pr ...

Scott McLeod


Posted 1 month agoPress

Sparrows Group’s cranes to support Qatargas’ North Field expansion

Sparrows Group has secured a contract to manufacture three cranes for Qatargas' North Field expansion project. The project, awarded through engineering firm McDermott International, will see the firm deliver two of its EC750 cranes for installation on wellhead platforms, as well as an EC1000 crane ...

Scott McLeod


Posted 1 month agoPress

RMEC’s six-figure investment into second test bay adds new jobs

Global oilfield services firm RMEC has invested a six-figure sum in its on-site test bay facilities to maximise demand for its maintenance services as well as support the recertification of its extensive equipment rental fleet. It has also employed two new support staff taking its total headcount ...

Scott McLeod


Posted 1 month agoPress

New regional director appointment for Sparrows in Middle East, India and Caspian

Sparrows Group has announced the further strengthening of its global leadership team with the appointment of a new regional director to oversee operations in the Middle East, India and Caspian (MEIC). Dave Morrow, who joined the specialist equipment and integrated engineering services firm thi ...

Scott McLeod


Posted 2 months agoPress

DNV GL launches standard reducing risk and improving quality in the design, construction and installation of pipelines using horizontal directional drilling

A new standard for site investigation, engineering, planning and execution of pipeline installation through horizontal directional drilling (HDD), has been published by DNV GL, the technical advisor to the oil and gas industry. The new standard, DNVGL-ST-F121 , was created through a joint industr ...

Scott McLeod


Posted 2 months agoPress

Unity completes successful North Sea P&A pressure testing in partnership with Petrofac

Unity, Europe's largest provider of well integrity technology, services and engineering solutions, has successfully completed a preparatory P&A project in partnership with oilfield services provider Petrofac. The Aberdeen-based business deployed its Temporary Abandonment Cap Test Tool (TACTT) to p ...

Scott McLeod


Posted 2 months agoPress

Sparrows awarded five-year Tengiz inspection contract

Sparrows Group has secured a five-year contract with Tengizchevroil (TCO) to deliver specialist lifting inspection services for the Tengiz field in Kazakhstan. TCO is a joint venture between Chevron, ExxonMobil, KazMunayGas and LukArco. Sparrows has worked with the operator since 2004 and this lat ...

Scott McLeod


Posted 2 months agoPress

OPITO announces transformative investment in Aberdeen Science Centre

OPITO has invested more than £600,000 in an immersive and educational energy theatre which will be unveiled at Aberdeen Science Centre (ASC) when it reopens in summer 2020, following a multi-million-pound redevelopment. The global not-for-profit skills body for the energy industry has signed a sev ...

Scott McLeod


Posted 3 months agoPress

Subsea UK announces new board for 2020

Following a ballot at its AGM last week, Subsea UK has announced a new board of senior subsea leaders with a mix of expertise and knowledge across all sectors of the industry. The new board members are Dorothy Burke, Managing Director at Ecosse IP, Suzy Davies, VP HSSE Greenfield Projects at Aker ...

Scott McLeod


Posted 3 months agoPress

Tendeka launches one-trip remedial system to mitigate sand control failure in wells

To address the issue of sand control failure in wells, independent global completions service company Tendeka, has launched a new cost-effective single trip sand control solution. The Filtrex remedial sand control system provides the flexibility to be installed thru-tubing, through the tightest of ...

Scott McLeod


Posted 3 months agoPress

AREG event to focus on investing in renewables future

An industry event is set to explore the importance of investing in skills and resources as companies look to exploit new business opportunities in the growing renewable energy sector. The Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group (AREG) is hosting its final event of the year at the Carmelite Hotel on Wednes ...

Scott McLeod


Posted 4 months agoPress

RMEC announces Vic Allan in new senior operations role

Global oilfield services firm RMEC has appointed an oil and gas industry veteran to boost its operations as it prepares for its next stage of international growth. Vic Allan has joined the company from American multinational corporation, Halliburton, where he spent 28 years working his way up thro ...

Scott McLeod


Posted 4 months agoPress

UK subsea companies to showcase expertise at leading renewables event

Subsea UK has partnered with government and renewable industry organisations to give UK companies the opportunity to engage with the offshore wind industry's biggest developers at the UK Group Pavilion at WindEurope Offshore 2019. The Department for International Trade (DIT), RenewableUK, Scottish ...

Scott McLeod


Posted 4 months agoPress