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V.Group acquires prominent Offshore IRM services provider Core-IRM

V.Group has concluded the acquisition of Core-IRM, an inspection, repairs and maintenance (IRM) services provider with a track record in offshore oil and gas markets in Southeast Asia. 

Salamander plans further Bualuang facilities expansion offshore Thailand

Salamander Energy says the converted Suksan Salamander FSO has entered service on the Bualuang field in the B8/38 concession in the Gulf of Thailand.

TGT satellite platform in place offshore Vietnam

SOCO International and its partners in the TGT field offshore southern Vietnam are targeting first oil in September or October 2015 for the nearby H5 accumulation. 

Drilling & Completion

Salamander plans further Bualuang facilities expansion offshore Thailand

Salamander Energy says the converted Suksan Salamander FSO has entered service on the Bualuang field in the B8/38 concession in the Gulf of Thailand.

Shell selects riserless mud recovery for Malikai wells

Shell has contracted IKM Energy Services to provide a riserless top-hole mud circulation system for the Malikai project offshore Sabah.

Shell proves more gas in deepwater offshore Malaysia

Shell has discovered gas in the deepwater Marjoram structure offshore Malaysia.

Field Development

Salamander plans further Bualuang facilities expansion offshore Thailand

Salamander Energy says the converted Suksan Salamander FSO has entered service on the Bualuang field in the B8/38 concession in the Gulf of Thailand.

TGT satellite platform in place offshore Vietnam

SOCO International and its partners in the TGT field offshore southern Vietnam are targeting first oil in September or October 2015 for the nearby H5 accumulation. 

Shell selects riserless mud recovery for Malikai wells

Shell has contracted IKM Energy Services to provide a riserless top-hole mud circulation system for the Malikai project offshore Sabah.

Subsea

Shell selects riserless mud recovery for Malikai wells

Shell has contracted IKM Energy Services to provide a riserless top-hole mud circulation system for the Malikai project offshore Sabah.

Mermaid rebrands subsea business units

Mermaid Maritime Public Co. Ltd. has begun the rebranding of the subsea business units, which will be collectively operated under “Mermaid Subsea Services.”

AWE updates global offshore projects

AWE Ltd provided its 2Q 2014 production and development update.

Geology & Geophysics

Azimuth, Mitra to explore frontier basin offshore Vietnam

AziPac subsidiary Azimuth Vietnam has agreed to farm into a production-sharing contract for block 127 offshore southeast Vietnam.

AWE farms in to tract in Bohai basin offshore China

AWE Ltd (ASX:QWE) has signed a farm-in agreement to acquire a 40% working interest from ROC Oil Co Ltd (ASX:ROC) in block 09/05 offshore China in Bohai basin.

Hess updates offshore operations

Hess Corp. recently reported operational highlights for 2Q 2014.

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Pipeline & Transportation

TDW completes pipeline pressure operation in Gulf of Thailand

PTT Exploration and Production Public Co. Ltd (PTTEP) recently partnered with T.D. Williamson (TDW) to help replace three topside valves on its Bongkot platform in the Gulf of Thailand.

New infield pipeline liner offers effective rehab option

A new liner comprised of thermoplastic fuoropolymers, polyurethanes, and Kevlar is available to the offshore pipeline market, and has been successfully deployed by Petronas Carigali on subsea pipel...

Production

Salamander plans further Bualuang facilities expansion offshore Thailand

Salamander Energy says the converted Suksan Salamander FSO has entered service on the Bualuang field in the B8/38 concession in the Gulf of Thailand.

TGT satellite platform in place offshore Vietnam

SOCO International and its partners in the TGT field offshore southern Vietnam are targeting first oil in September or October 2015 for the nearby H5 accumulation. 

Kongsberg to supply systems for BW Offshore FPSO

Kongsberg Maritime Engineering will deliver an integrated control and safety system for the new BW Offshore Catcher FPSO.

Rigs/Vessels

Alfa Laval wins offshore pumping systems order for FPSO

Alfa Laval has won an order to supply Framo pumping systems to Samsung Heavy Industries in South Korea.

ABS completes second deepwater vessel with ISQM notation

ABS has completed the Rowan Resolute ultra-deepwater drillship.

Bumi Armada to supply Madura BD floater

Husky-CNOOC Madura has issued a letter of intent to Bumi Armada Offshore Holdings Ltd. for a leased FPSO.