Most Recent Offshore Oil Field Development

MEG flow meters head to Ichthys

Fri, May 22, 2015 Litre Meter has dispatched 45 positive displacement flow meters to the Ichthys LNG project in the Browse basin off Western Australia via the compan...

Jee to engineer injection riser system for North Sea polymer platform

Thu, May 21, 2015 Amec Foster Wheeler has awarded Jee a front-end engineering and design contract for a jacket rigid polymer injection riser package, including ...

Statoil signs Heis-Tek for Johan Sverdrup elevators

Thu, May 21, 2015 Heis-Tek has signed a frame agreement with Statoil to supply industrial traction elevators during 2016-17 for the Johan Sverdrup project in the Nor...

Cobalt presses ahead with Cameia development offshore Angola

Wed, May 20, 2015 Cobalt International Energy (NYSE:CIE) expects to achieve formal sanction by year-end for its Cameia development project in block 21 offshore Angola.

Rockhopper gets approval for Ombrina Mare EIA offshore eastern Italy

Tue, May 19, 2015 Italy’s Minister of the Environment has approved the environmental impact assessment for Rockhopper’s planned Ombrina Mare field development in the...

Dana opts for Asset Guardian software for North Sea floater

Tue, May 19, 2015 Dana Petroleum has contracted Asset Guardian Solutions to implement its Asset Guardian software on the Triton FPSO in the UK central North Sea.

EnQuest drilling more wells at mature North Sea fields

Mon, May 18, 2015

EnQuest says development drilling has re-started at the Thistle field in the UK northern North Sea.

Anadarko selects CCS joint venture for Mozambique LNG development

Mon, May 18, 2015

Anadarko Petroleum (NYSE: APC) has selected a consortium for the initial development of an LNG complex onshore Mozambique.

Ythan moves closer to start-up in North Sea

Fri, May 15, 2015 Water injection has started on the Causeway field in the UK northern North Sea, according to Ithaca Energy, following completion of associated work...

South Pars oil platform in place offshore Iran

Fri, May 15, 2015

A processing platform has been installed above the oil layer of the South Pars gas field in the Persian Gulf.

Offshore Oil Field Development: Middle East

South Pars oil platform in place offshore Iran

A processing platform has been installed above the oil layer of the South Pars gas field in the Persian Gulf.

Petropars develops visualization software for South Pars project

Petropars unveiled augmented reality technology at the 20th Oil Exhibition in Tehran. 

Offshore UAE jacket, pipeline in place

Dana Gas says the platform jacket has been installed on the Zora gas field offshore the UAE, and laying has been completed of the associated offshore pipeline.

BG to retain rights to Rosetta offshore Egypt

BG Group has issued an update on its first-quarter offshore activities.

 

Qatar seeks bids to operate al-Shaheen offshore oil field

Qatar’s state-owned oil company is soliciting bids to operate the offshore al-Shaheen field.

Gas schemes, field expansion dominate Middle East offshore construction

Despite the conflicts erupting in parts of the Middle East, offshore activity remains strong throughout the region, with various major ongoing or new development programs.

South Pars oil layer topsides completed

The Sadaf-3.000 barge was due to transport a topsides manufactured in Bandar Abbas, southern Iran, to a new platform commissioned by Petro Iran Co. to produce from the oil layers of the South Pars gas field in the Persian Gulf.

Latest wells boost oil output from offshore Turkmenistan fields

First-quarter production from the Cheleken Contract Area (CCA) in the Turkmen sector of the Caspian Sea averaged 88,700 b/d, up 23% from the corresponding period in 2014.

Azerbaijan platform crane undergoes slew change-out

EnerMech has replaced a slew bearing for the north crane on the BP-operated Chirag 1 platform offshore Azerbaijan.

Tanker collides with South Pars Phase 13 platform offshore Iran

A Singaporean oil tanker struck a jacket of a Phase 13 platform on the South Pars field in the Persian Gulf late last month.

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