Most Recent Offshore Oil Field Development

First steel cut for Johan Sverdrup jacket, template

Mon, Jun 29, 2015

Construction work has started on facilities for the Statoil-operated Johan Sverdrup project in the central Norwegian North Sea.

OneSubsea to supply subsea trees for Shah Deniz 2

Fri, Jun 26, 2015 OneSubsea, a Cameron (NYSE: CAM) and Schlumberger (NYSE:SLB) company, has won a contract totaling more than $60 million for the BP-operated Shah De...

Thialf completes first BP Clair Ridge platform assembly

Thu, Jun 25, 2015 Heerema’s heavy-lift vessel Thialf has installed the new quarters and utilities (QU) topsides modules for the new Clair Ridge QU platform west...

ONGC orders new platforms for Bassein life extension offshore India

Thu, Jun 25, 2015

ONGC has commissioned L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering Ltd. to build new facilities for the Bassein field development offshore western India.

Expro to engineer completions for next-phase Jubilee, TEN projects

Wed, Jun 24, 2015

Tullow Oil has awarded Expro contracts offshore Ghana with a total value of more than $100 million.

Aveon Offshore delivers subsea elements for deepwater Erha North

Wed, Jun 24, 2015 Aveon Offshore has completed fabrication and testing of supported manifold/suction piles for the Erha North Phase 2, and has loaded out these compo...

LLOG calls on McDermott for Otis tieback in deepwater GoM

Tue, Jun 23, 2015

LLOG Exploration Offshore has awarded McDermott International a lump-sum contract to support the Otis development in the Gulf of Mexico.

FMC Technologies receives second Shah Deniz subsea order

Tue, Jun 23, 2015 BP has contracted FMC Technologies (NYSE: FTI) to supply subsea production systems for the Shah Deniz Stage 2 project, 100 km (62 mi) south of...

First Subsea to supply relatchable bend stiffener connector for Gina Krog FSO

Tue, Jun 23, 2015 First Subsea is to supply a relatchable bend stiffener connector to NOV Completion & Production Solutions for a flexible production riser at St...

Optimus providing North Sea decommissioning training

Tue, Jun 23, 2015

Optimus Seventh Generation has secured its first decommissioning contract from an unnamed major North Sea operator.

Offshore Oil Field Development: Canada

Further drilling possible at Huntington in North Sea

Iona Energy has issued an update on two of its UK North Sea field developments.

Arctic E&P activity on the rise

The potential of the offshore Arctic oil and gas market is substantial. While energy analyst Infield Systems suggests the region holds 136.6 Bboe in discovered offshore reserves, a United States Geological Survey report claims there could be another 346 Bboe left undiscovered.

North Sea Huntington partners look to improve recovery

Iona Energy says the E.ON-led joint venture continues progressing solutions for the Huntington oil field development in the UK central North Sea.

Indonesia approves proposals for offshore gas field cluster

Husky Energy says it is advancing development work on four shallow-water gas fields in the Madura Strait offshore Indonesia.

Suncor gains licenses offshore Newfoundland

Suncor Energy has received new exploration licenses off the east coast of Newfoundland under a joint bid.

Husky targets mid-year start-up for South White Rose offshore Newfoundland

Husky Oil expects first oil in mid-2015 from the South White Rose satellite extension offshore Newfoundland & Labrador.

Exxon awards 52-well Hebron wellhead and production tree order to Cameron

ExxonMobil Canada Properties has contracted Cameron to supply wellhead equipment and production trees for the Hebron project offshore Newfoundland.

Golden Eagle nearing startup in North Sea

Suncor Energy expects first oil from the Nexen-operated Golden Eagle project in the UK central North Sea before year-end.

Husky targets first oil from South White Rose in early 2015

Husky updated its development/exploration programs offshore Newfoundland & Labrador.

North Sea Golden Eagle project on schedule

Suncor Energy says the Nexen-operated Golden Eagle project in the UK central North Sea remains on track to achieve first oil in late 2014 or early 2015.

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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...

Falling oil prices and the offshore oil and gas industry: assessing the state of the market

The precipitous decline in oil prices has brought many areas of the oil and gas industry to a standstill. Yet while some sectors are feeling the pi...
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