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CAMAC Energy Confident About Production in Africa

CAMAC Energy Confident About Production in Africa

CAMAC Energy Inc. announced an update on the Company’s operations in West and East Africa, including Nigeria, Ghana, and Kenya. The Northern Offshore Energy Searcher drillship is currently located offshore Cameroon, where it is awaiting final clearance by the Nigerian Department of Petroleum Resources (“DPR”) to enter Nigeria and commence drilling operations at the Oyo Field. The […]

Expro Wins $100 Mln Subsea Contract for Shah Deniz Stage 2

Expro Wins $100 Mln Subsea Contract for Shah Deniz Stage 2

Expro, international oilfield services company, has secured a milestone subsea contract with BP for the Shah Deniz Stage 2 project in the South Caspian Sea, one of Expro’s largest Europe CIS contracts to date. The 5-year contract, worth almost $100m, will see Expro provide completion landing string equipment and services for the installation and completion of […]

Baku Shipyard to Build Subsea Vessel for Shah Deniz

Baku Shipyard to Build Subsea Vessel for Shah Deniz

Baku Shipyard LLC (Baku Shipyard) has secured a contract worth US$378 million from BP Exploration (Shah Deniz) Ltd, the operator of the Shah Deniz gas field development, to design and build a Subsea Construction Vessel (SCV). When completed, the SCV will be deployed for the Stage 2 development of the Shah Deniz field, which lies […]

Hejre Jacket Ready for Sail Away at Heerema’s Vlissingen Yard

Hejre Jacket Ready for Sail Away at Heerema’s Vlissingen Yard

Heerema Fabrication Group loaded the 8,500 tons Hejre jacket onto a Heerema barge at Vlissingen. The jacket will be part of DONG Energy’s Hejre development, the largest oil and gas project in the Danish sector of the North Sea. Heerema secured the contract for the construction of Hejre jacket from Technip, which will, in cooperation […]

HR Wallingford’s ARC-Boat Benefits UK Environment Agency

HR Wallingford’s ARC-Boat Benefits UK Environment Agency

The ARC-Boat, developed by HR Wallingford, is a remote controlled boat used to deploy river, estuary and reservoir survey technology. Two-years after its introduction, it has been of great value to the UK Environment Agency. International environmental hydraulics specialist HR Wallingford worked in partnership with the Environment Agency to develop the ARC-Boat, a remote controlled boat that is […]

Noreco: Production from Huntington to Restart Between April and May

Noreco: Production from Huntington to Restart Between April and May

Production from the Huntington field in the UK has been interrupted since 12 April whilst work is undertaken to replace a number of couplings that are part of the inert gas system on the floating production and storage unit. According to information conveyed by the operator to the license partners, the work is now progressing […]

FlexTech to Install Flexible Pipes for Ocean Installer

FlexTech to Install Flexible Pipes for Ocean Installer

FlexTech, a flexible pipe specialist, has signed a contract for flexible pipe installation with Ocean Installer in a $850,000 deal. Aberdeen-based FlexTech will deliver the detailed design of a flexible pipe installation spread as well as installation analysis and project support to Ocean Installer, a subsea contractor specialising in subsea installation and engineering and construction services. […]

Ocean Sonics Extends Its Sales Network in Asia

Ocean Sonics Extends Its Sales Network in Asia

Ocean Sonics has appointed two new distributors to its global network to increase awareness and sales of the icListen Smart Hydrophone in both Japan and Singapore. Toyko-based SHOSHIN Corporation will leverage its sales and marketing experience, and distributor capabilities within Japan to establish Ocean Sonics as the preferred provider of Digital Hydrophones. Under the terms […]

Reef Subsea Re-Organizes into Three Separate Units

Reef Subsea Re-Organizes into Three Separate Units

Reef Subsea has announced a re-organization to create three independent companies, Reef Subsea, X-Subsea and Technocean Subsea, all with separate management and independent strategies. Reef Subsea was created in 2010 in a joint venture between the oil and gas private equity investor HitecVision and Rieber Shipping. Following three years of growth in operations in the […]

McDermott Makes Leadership Changes

McDermott Makes Leadership Changes

McDermott International, Inc. has elected Gary P. Luquette as non-executive Chairman of McDermott’s Board of Directors, effective May 6, 2014. Luquette has served as a member of McDermott’s Board of Directors since October 18, 2013. He retired from his position as President, Chevron North America Exploration and Production, a unit of Chevron Corporation, in September 2013, following 35 years […]







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