Category archives for: Conferences & Exhibitions

Belfast Waterfront Hosts Biggest Wave and Tidal Energy Conference

Belfast Waterfront Hosts Biggest Wave and Tidal Energy Conference

Belfast Waterfront recently hosted RenewableUK’s 11th Annual Wave and Tidal Conference and Exhibition, the largest event of its kind not only in the UK, but throughout the world, for the first time in Northern Ireland. Hailed as being at the forefront of developing energy generation from the tides, Northern Ireland has `charged ahead` in the […]

IPCC Reports Alarming Future for Great Barrier Reef

IPCC Reports Alarming Future for Great Barrier Reef

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report, finds the Great Barrier Reef will suffer irreversible damage from coral bleaching and ocean acidification. Senator Larissa Waters, Australian Greens environment spokesperson, commented on IPPC’s report on Great Barrier Reef : “Today’s report confirms that the very future of our iconic Great Barrier Reef is at stake. Climate change of even […]

SPE to Focus on Offshore Risk Management at Aberdeen Event

SPE to Focus on Offshore Risk Management at Aberdeen Event

Former Subsea 7 Global Insurance Director, Robert Armstrong, will present on the topic of “Contractual Risk Management from an Insurance Perspective” at a Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Aberdeen event next week. Armstrong will discuss the role of insurance within the overall risk management strategy of oil & gas companies, and identify areas where this […]

‘Our Florida Reefs’ Begins Community Working Group Meetings

‘Our Florida Reefs’ Begins Community Working Group Meetings

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Coral Reef Conservation Program completed the first set of Our Florida Reefs Community Working Group meetings at the South Florida Water Management District Headquarters in West Palm Beach.  The Our Florida Reefs community planning process for Florida’s coral reefs focuses on the northern third of the Florida reef tract […]

Video: PSA Seminar on Subsea Installations

Video: PSA Seminar on Subsea Installations

PSA held a subsea facilities seminar with a focus on integrity, learning, experience exchange, continuous improvement and the prevention of major accidents. The seminar was held against a backdrop of major technological developments in the subsea domain. Subsea wells have been used in the oil industry since the early 1960s, but this development solution was a rare […]

Decom North Sea Opens Bookings for Decom Offshore 2014 (UK)

Decom North Sea Opens Bookings for Decom Offshore 2014 (UK)

Decom North Sea (DNS) has officially opened bookings for Decom Offshore 2014, which promises to provide in-depth networking for companies of all sizes within the industry. Decom Offshore 2014, a one-day event in Aberdeen, will take place on May 27. The aim of the day, entitled Realising Opportunities for All, is to highlight the many […]

SPE Aberdeen Presentation to Focus on Offshore Marine Equipment

SPE Aberdeen Presentation to Focus on Offshore Marine Equipment

Society of Petroleum Engineers’ (SPE) Aberdeen Section will host an engineering expert, Dr. John White to discuss the challenges associated with the analysis and design of offshore engineering equipment. Offshore marine equipment can be physically complex, expensive, safety critical and required to operate in harsh environments. This means that regulations for design and manufacturing processes can differ based on […]

The Underwater Centre Recognized at OAA 2014

The Underwater Centre Recognized at OAA 2014

The Underwater Centre picked up a top award at annual 2014 SPE Offshore Achievement Awards at the AECC. The Fort William-based business was shortlisted in the Working Together Award category.  The awards celebrate outstanding successes within the UK offshore industry in categories including safety innovations, new technologies and individual achievements. The Underwater Centre’s entry was […]

DEME’s ‘Nodulier 2022′ Wins Worldwide Innovation Challenge

DEME’s ‘Nodulier 2022′ Wins Worldwide Innovation Challenge

SDI (Société de Dragage International, part of the DEME Group), OceanflORE and G-Tec SAS, have won one of the prestigious competition of the Worldwide Innovation Challenge at the Matignon, for their “Nodulier 2022″ project. The award was presented by the French Prime Minister, Jean-Marc Ayrault, and Anne Lauvergeon, Chair of the 2030 Innovation Committee. In April 2013, […]

OAA Recognises EV for Success in International Export

OAA Recognises EV for Success in International Export

EV was awarded the Export Achievement accolade at the 28th Offshore Achievement Awards at a ceremony in Aberdeen.  EV, the market leader in downhole video applications for the oil and gas industry, won for its accomplishments in international activity following continued global growth and expanding from a solely UK-based company three years ago to one […]







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