Top Stories CNOOC Announces Production Start from Panyu 10-2/5/8 Project

CNOOC Announces Production Start from Panyu 10-2/5/8 Project »

CNOOC Limited announced that its Panyu 10-2/5/8 project has commenced production. Panyu 10-2/5/8 project is located in the Pearl River Mouth Basin of the South China Sea with an average water depth of approximately 100...

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Subsea 7 1H Profit Jumps to $400 Million

Subsea 7 1H Profit Jumps to $400 Million »

Subsea 7 S.A. has announced results for the second quarter and first half 2014 which ended on 30 June 2014. Revenue for the quarter was $1.9 billion, an increase of $224 million compared with Q2...

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Eni Makes Gas Discovery Offshore Gabon

Eni Makes Gas Discovery Offshore Gabon »

Eni has made an important gas and condensates discovery in the Nyonie Deep exploration prospect located in block D4, approximately 13 kilometers from the coast of Gabon and 50 kilometers from the capital city Libreville....

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Dolphin Awarded Austalian Survey Gig by TGS

Dolphin Awarded Austalian Survey Gig by TGS »

Dolphin has been awarded a contract from TGS for Nerites Season 2 located in the Bight’s deep water Ceduna Sub-basin in Australia, covering 13.000 sq.km. The initial Season 1 was successfully carried out by Polar Duchess...

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SeaBird’s Aquila Explorer Gets LoA for 2D Survey in Australasia

SeaBird’s Aquila Explorer Gets LoA for 2D Survey in Australasia »

SeaBird Exploration Plc (“SeaBird”) announces that Aquila Explorer has received a letter of award for a 2D seismic survey in Australasia. The survey will cover a minimum of 10,000 km and will have an estimated...

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Apollo South System Field Test Successful

Apollo South System Field Test Successful »

Apollo and Alcatel-Lucent have successfully completed a field trial on the existing Apollo South system, which connects France to the United States, achieving the transmission of 7.2 terabits-per-second (Tbit/s) of data per fiber pair, based...

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Carbon Trust Funding to Accelerate Nexans’ Development of OWF Inter-Array Cables

Carbon Trust Funding to Accelerate Nexans’ Development of OWF Inter-Array Cables »

Nexans is taking part in the Carbon Trust’s Offshore Wind Accelerator (OWA) program in the UK. Within this program Nexans aims to expand the development of its new 66kV 3-core submarine inter-array cables and accelerate...

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BGP Wraps Up Seismic Survey Offshore Gabon

BGP Wraps Up Seismic Survey Offshore Gabon »

BGP Pioneer has successfully completed Perenco Oil & Gas Gabon 3D seismic acquisition project of approximately 1500 sq.km offshore Gabon. The project was challenging as it included undershoot operations between platforms, and was to be...

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TGS in Three New Multi-Client Surveys »

TGS in Three New Multi-Client Surveys

TGS has announced three new multi-client surveys, a 3D survey offshore Australia, a 2D survey offshore New Zealand and a 3D survey in the...

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Top News of the Week of Jul 21 – Jul 27, 2014 »

Top News of the Week of Jul 21 – Jul 27, 2014

1. POSH MOGAMI Barge Sinks Offshore Batam The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) received a report that a Singapore-registered barge POSH MOGAMI...

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Statoil Delivers Solid Operational Performance in Second Quarter »

Statoil Delivers Solid Operational Performance in Second Quarter

Statoil’s second quarter 2014 net operating income was NOK 32.0 billion, a decrease of NOK 2.3 billion compared to the second quarter of 2013....

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FMC Technologies Revenue Up in Q2 »

FMC Technologies Revenue Up in Q2

FMC Technologies, Inc. reported second quarter 2014 revenue of $2.0 billion, up 16 percent from the prior-year quarter. Diluted earnings per share were $0.95...

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Top News of the Week of Jul 14 – Jul 20, 2014 »

Top News of the Week of Jul 14 – Jul 20, 2014

1. SubSea Engineering Acquires Hyper-Sub Assets SubSea Engineering, Inc. announces that it has acquired the assets of the high-speed, high-efficiency Hyper-Sub, which will transform...

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Aker Solutions: Subsea Order Intake at Record High »

Aker Solutions: Subsea Order Intake at Record High

Aker Solutions is on track with a plan to split into two companies at the end of September, including one that will keep the...

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Saipem Nets $600 Mln FPSO Contracts in Brazil and Angola »

Saipem Nets $600 Mln FPSO Contracts in Brazil and Angola

Saipem has been awarded contracts for the extension of leasing and upgrading works of the Cidade de Vitoria FPSO (Floating Production Storage and Offloading...

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Top News of the Week of Jul 07 – Jul 13, 2014 »

Top News of the Week of Jul 07 – Jul 13, 2014

1. Cable Barge Sinks Off Sardinia, Italy Prysmian inform that on July 3rd during transfer voyage from Arco Felice (Naples/Italy) to Bremenhaven (Germany) the...

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SSE Gets Go Ahead for Scottish Subsea Link »

SSE Gets Go Ahead for Scottish Subsea Link

SHE Transmission, the electricity transmission subsidiary of SSE plc, has welcomed Ofgem’s decision to approve the need for the new transmission link between Caithness...

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HHI Bags $1.94 Bln Nasr Field Development Work in UAE »

HHI Bags $1.94 Bln Nasr Field Development Work in UAE

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (HHI), the world’s biggest shipbuilder and a leading offshore facilities contractor, announced that it received a Letter of Award...

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TÜV SÜD PMSS to Consult on U.S. OW Cable Spacing »

TÜV SÜD PMSS to Consult on U.S. OW Cable Spacing

PMSS America, Inc., the US division of global renewable energy consulting firm TÜV SÜD PMSS, supported by submarine cable specialists Red Penguin Associates Ltd. of the U.K., has been selected to provide strategic guidance to the US Department of the Interior and Bureau of Safety...

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BOEM Extends Comment Period for RFI on 2017-2022 Oil and Gas Leasing Program »

BOEM Extends Comment Period for RFI on 2017-2022 Oil and Gas Leasing Program

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) announced that it is extending the public comment period for the Request for Information (RFI) and Comments on the Preparation of the 2017-2022 Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Oil and Gas Leasing Program. The RFI was released in mid-June...

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Genel Energy Spuds SM-1 Well Offshore Morocco »

Genel Energy Spuds SM-1 Well Offshore Morocco

Serica Energy plc has confirmed the start of drilling of the SM-1 well in Morocco. Genel Energy, the operator of the Morocco Sidi Moussa licence, has informed Serica that the semi-submersible rig ‘Noble Paul Romano’ has been secured on location and that the SM-1 well spudded at...

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ASV, Planet Ocean Ink Technology Partnering Agreement »

ASV, Planet Ocean Ink Technology Partnering Agreement

ASV Ltd and Planet Ocean Ltd have signed a Technology Partnering Agreement which sees Planet Ocean as the ASV technology partner for marine science applications to provide turnkey solutions for the marine science sector. Initially focussing on ASV’s C-Enduro, a long endurance autonomous surface vehicle,...

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Carnegie’s Perth Project Remains in Focus in Q2, CETO 6 Progresses »

Carnegie’s Perth Project Remains in Focus in Q2, CETO 6 Progresses

During the quarter Carnegie Wave Energy Limited focused primarily on its Perth Wave Energy Project (the Perth Project) with the CETO unit assembly and test phase, delivery of the desalination plant to the Garden Island onshore site and the construction of the onshore power plant...

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Det norske Gets Drilling Permit from NPD in Production Licence 553 »

Det norske Gets Drilling Permit from NPD in Production Licence 553

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Det norske oljeselskap ASA a drilling permit for wellbore 34/7-36 S, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations. Wellbore 34/7-36 S will be drilled from the Borgland Dolphin drilling facility, after completing drilling of wildcat well 31/10-1 for...

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Industry Leaders to Attend Subsea Cables UK Conference »

Industry Leaders to Attend Subsea Cables UK Conference

Subsea Cables UK, the trade association for submarine power and telecommunications cables for the United Kingdom and Northern Europe, has announced that its 43rd Plenary will be held at The Essex Golf & Country Club, Colchester, UK, hosted by Zytech Ltd. The Plenary will be held over...

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BOEM, Rhode Island to Evaluate Sand Resources for Coastal Resilience and Restoration Planning »

BOEM, Rhode Island to Evaluate Sand Resources for Coastal Resilience and Restoration Planning

As a part of President Obama’s continuing commitment to help coastal communities recover from Hurricane Sandy and promote resilient coastal systems, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and the State of Rhode Island signed a two-year cooperative agreement totaling $200,000 to evaluate sand resources...

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Norwegian IMR Invites Tenders for Supply of Cables for MUST System »

Norwegian IMR Invites Tenders for Supply of Cables for MUST System

The Norwegian Institute of Marine Research’s (IMR) has issued a tender invitation for the supply of new electro-optical cables. The cables will be used for its MUST system on the “G.O. Sars” research vessel. MUST (Multi-Usage System for Towed vehicle) is used for mapping and...

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UK Scientists Investigate Submarine Landslides in Greenland and Norwegian Seas »

UK Scientists Investigate Submarine Landslides in Greenland and Norwegian SeasA team of UK scientists is sailing to the site of prehistoric underwater landslides near the Arctic Circle.  The scientists are aboard the Dutch research...

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Maersk Viking Starts Gulf of Mexico Operations »

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Cable Barge Sinks Off Sardinia, ItalyPrysmian inform that on July 3rd during transfer voyage from Arco Felice (Naples/Italy) to Bremenhaven (Germany) the barge AMT Explorer chartered for the transportation of power cables...

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