Most Recent Offshore Oil Field Development

Nexans dispatches first Shah Deniz Stage 2 DEH cables

Thu, Dec 18, 2014 Nexans has delivered its first subsea direct electrical heating (DEH) system consignment to BP for use in the Shah Deniz Stage 2 project in the Aze...

Petrojarl I to be converted for early production operations offshore Brazil

Thu, Dec 18, 2014

Teekay Offshore Partners has entered an agreement to provide an FPSO for the Atlanta field in the Santos basin offshore Brazil.

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

Wed, Dec 17, 2014

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

Vaalco reassesses offshore Gabon plans following H2S inflow

Wed, Dec 17, 2014 Vaalco Energy says the jackup Transocean Constellation II has completed the first development well drilled from the newly installed Etame platform ...

HitecVision establishes new service group

Tue, Dec 16, 2014

HitecVision is establishing a new oil service group under the name Global Maritime Group by merging five companies in its portfolio.

Statoil sanctions Rutil-Gullfaks tieback offshore Norway

Tue, Dec 16, 2014 Statoil and partners Petoro and OMV have committed to develop the Rutil gas/condensate discovery in the Gullfaks Rimfaks valley in the North Sea.

Chevron commissions Captain Phase 4 subsea engineering

Tue, Dec 16, 2014 Chevron has contracted Wood Group Kenny Caledonia Ltd. for subsea engineering on its fourth-phase Captain oil field development in the UK central N...

Browse FLNG moves to FEED phase

Tue, Dec 16, 2014 Woodside Petroleum says the Browse Joint Venture has agreed to a revised schedule for front-end engineering and design (FEED) for the Browse FLNG d...

Chevron chooses polymer injection for Captain Phase IV in North Sea

Mon, Dec 15, 2014 Chevron North Sea has awarded Amec Foster Wheeler a front-end engineering and design (FEED) contract for the Captain enhanced oil recovery (EOR) de...

DSME contracts Aker Solutions for North Sea Mariner hookup

Mon, Dec 15, 2014 Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering has contracted Aker Solutions to provide engineering, construction, and commissioning services for the h...

Offshore Oil Field Development: North Sea & Europe

Statoil sanctions Rutil-Gullfaks tieback offshore Norway

Statoil and partners Petoro and OMV have committed to develop the Rutil gas/condensate discovery in the Gullfaks Rimfaks valley in the North Sea.

Chevron commissions Captain Phase 4 subsea engineering

Chevron has contracted Wood Group Kenny Caledonia Ltd. for subsea engineering on its fourth-phase Captain oil field development in the UK central North Sea.

Chevron chooses polymer injection for Captain Phase IV in North Sea

Chevron North Sea has awarded Amec Foster Wheeler a front-end engineering and design (FEED) contract for the Captain enhanced oil recovery (EOR) development in the UK North Sea.

DSME contracts Aker Solutions for North Sea Mariner hookup

Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering has contracted Aker Solutions to provide engineering, construction, and commissioning services for the hookup phase of Statoil’s Mariner oil field development in the UK northern North Sea.

Statoil commences production at Gudrun

Statoil ASA and its partners commenced production of the $3.4 billion development of the Gudrun oil and gas field in the North Sea on June 16, 2014, making it the first new Statoil-operated platform to come onstream on the Norwegian continental shelf since 2005.

Åsgard subsea compressor train heads north

The first subsea compressor train for the Åsgard field offshore mid-Norway has rolled out from Aker Solutions’ factory in Egersund, Norway, for transport northward.

BP contracts Wood Group PSN for North Sea support

BP has awarded Wood Group PSN a $750-million engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) services contract relating to facilities on the UK continental shelf.

Statoil gets approval for North Sea drilling, platform modifications

Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway has cleared Statoil to drill exploration well 30/11-11 in the Krafla prospect using the semisubmersible Transocean Leader.

ExxonMobil gets approval for Balder field expansion offshore Norway

Petroleum Safety Authority Norway has sanctioned ExxonMobil to further develop the Balder field in the central Norwegian North Sea.

Nexans to supply DEH cable for Maria-Kristin tieback

Statoil has contracted Nexans for a direct electrical heating (DEH) riser cable system for installation in the Norwegian Sea.

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