Category archives for: Operations

Germany: Global Tech I Offshore Wind Farm Cable Work Underway

Germany: Global Tech I Offshore Wind Farm Cable Work Underway

Construction of the North Sea wind farm Global Tech I is complete: 100 kilometres from the German coast and occupying an area half the size of Bremerhaven the offshore wind power station now stands with 80 turbines of the 5 megawatt class (AREVA Wind M5000-116) and the farm’s own transformer station. At present, only the […]

SapuraKencana Nets New Contracts Worth USD 124 Mln

SapuraKencana Nets New Contracts Worth USD 124 Mln

SapuraKencana Petroleum Berhad, one of the world’s largest integrated oil and gas services and solutions providers, announced that its wholly-owned subsidiaries have been awarded several contracts with a total value of $124.3 million. TL Offshore Sdn Bhd (“TLO”) has been awarded a project for the provision of offshore pipeline construction for Nam Con Son 2 […]

Malaysia: Another Gas Discovery from Bakong-1 for SapuraKencana

Malaysia: Another Gas Discovery from Bakong-1 for SapuraKencana

SapuraKencana Energy Sarawak Inc. has made another gas discovery from Bakong-1, the fifth and final well in its 2014 drilling campaign within the SK408 Production Sharing Contract (“PSC”) area, offshore Malaysia. Bakong-1 is a significant discovery with a gross gas column in excess of 600 metres in the primary target reservoir within the Late Miocene […]

Tritech Hammerhead Helps to Locate Missing Person at Snailsden Reservoir

Tritech Hammerhead Helps to Locate Missing Person at Snailsden Reservoir

Tritech’s high-resolution survey sonar is proving an invaluable tool in search and recovery operations. Yorkshire and the Humber Police areas, through their regional underwater search and marine unit, have been using the Tritech SeaKing Hammerhead system to locate missing persons. The system was recently deployed at Snailsden Reservoir, in the peak district, South Yorkshire, England, […]

MCG: Super High Resolution MC2D Survey in Hoop Area Complete

MCG: Super High Resolution MC2D Survey in Hoop Area Complete

MCG, in cooperation with Exploro AS, announced the completion of the acquisition of the Super High Resolution MC2D survey in the Hoop area in the Norwegian Barents Sea. Altogether more than 5,600 km of high quality data has been acquired through a busy summer season. The seismic data was acquired by Guardline and will be […]

Siemens Halts Skerries Tidal Stream Array Development

Siemens Halts Skerries Tidal Stream Array Development

After the UK government retrieved a grant in the amount of £10 million, Siemens decided to give up the development of Skerries Tidal Stream Array. As reNews reports, Marine Current Turbines, a Siemens-owned company, said that the strategy for deployment of tidal generators, which would have the potential to supply electricity for up to 10,000 […]

BW Offshore Operating Units Experience Stable Performance in Q2

BW Offshore Operating Units Experience Stable Performance in Q2

BW Offshore announced its operating revenues for Q2 2014 amounted to USD 319.8 million, an increase of USD 82.5 million compared to USD 237.3 million in Q1 2014. The increase in operating revenues for the quarter mainly represent early termination fee for Azurite. The compensation for the early termination by Murphy West Africa Limited for […]

Hawaiian Telcom Joins Submarine Cable Consortium Linking Southeast Asia and US

Hawaiian Telcom Joins Submarine Cable Consortium Linking Southeast Asia and US

Hawaiian Telcom Holdco, Inc., through its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary Hawaiian Telcom Services Company, Inc., has joined other international telecommunications companies to form the Southeast Asia – United States (SEA-US) consortium to build and operate a new trans-Pacific submarine cable system, connecting Indonesia, Philippines, Guam, Hawaii and California by the end of 2016. Internet traffic is […]

Coast Guard RDC Evaluates Arctic Operational Technology

Coast Guard RDC Evaluates Arctic Operational Technology

The Coast Guard Research and Development Center (RDC) leads a team of 52 scientists evaluating operational technologies in the Arctic aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Healy Aug. 8-30. The research focuses on improving boat operations, testing communications performance and reliability, enhancing navigational safety information availability and observing the movement of oil near the ice edge. […]

Det norske Drills Dry Well on Heimdalshø

Det norske Drills Dry Well on Heimdalshø

Det norske oljeselskap ASA, as operator of production license 494, has completed the drilling of wildcat well 2/9-5S. The well was drilled about 30 km east of the Valhall field on the Heimdalshø prospect. 2/9-5S was the first well to test a new play concept in the Mandal High area, where Johan Sverdrup and Utsira […]







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