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Petrobras faces struggle to meet revised production target, analyst claims

Tue, Jul 7, 2015

Analyst Douglas-Westwood says Petrobras’ “2015-2019 Business and Management Plan” reflects the new reality facing the company.

2H Offshore receives multiple contracts for Hess’ Stampede development

Tue, Jul 7, 2015 2H Offshore has won two separate contracts to verify the design, fabrication, and installation phases of the steel catenary risers (SCR) ...

Maersk Discoverer completes BP well, claims two offshore Mediterranean records

Tue, Jul 7, 2015 While its Maersk Discoverer was at work for BP in early May, Maersk Drilling has laid claim to the deepest well drilled in Egypt and the longest dr...

Subsea 7 to manage offshore Australia pipeline repairs

Mon, Jul 6, 2015 Chevron Australia and INPEX have contracted Subsea 7 for engineering, procurement, and construction of an emergency pipeline repair system to be de...

Petrobras sells Campos basin interests

Thu, Jul 2, 2015 PetroRio S.A. has signed a purchase and sale agreement worth $25 million with Petrobras to acquire 20% of the concession contracts for the Bijupirá...

Shell to fund Appomattox GoM deepwater development

Wed, Jul 1, 2015

Royal Dutch Shell plc has made the final investment decision to proceed with the Appomattox deepwater development in the Gulf of Mexico. 

Jubilee exporting gas to Ghana

Wed, Jul 1, 2015

Tullow Oil says oil production from the Jubilee field offshore Ghana averaged around 105,000 b/d during the first half of 2015.

PGS, Spectrum, Schlumberger combine for major seismic survey offshore Mexico

Wed, Jul 1, 2015 Petroleum Geo-Services, Spectrum, and Schlumberger have agreed to collaborate on acquisition of 80,000-100,000 km (49,710-62,137 mi) of long-offset...

Technip to engineer deepwater Libra FPSO topsides

Tue, Jun 30, 2015 Jurong Shipyard has awarded Technip a detailed engineering and procurement services contract for the Libra field FPSO topsides in the Santos basin ...

US Supreme Court rejects appeals from BP, Anadarko on Macondo fines

Tue, Jun 30, 2015 The US Supreme Court has rejected appeals from BP Plc and Anadarko Petroleum Corp. and let stand the ruling by a US District judge in New Orleans t...

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Anadarko’s decommissioning of the first-ever cell spar in the Gulf of Mexico

The Red Hawk spar made history throughout its design life, commissioned and decommissioned as the first of its kind. Heralded as the first cell spa...

Offshore Design Optioneering using Cloud Computing

Cloud computing opens up to offshore engineering teams the opportunity to take advantage of almost unlimited computing power and data storage capab...
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