Canada Offshore Regional Report

Drilling & Completion

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 Ge...

Statoil contracts Flemish Pass services from Expro

Expro, has secured a key contract offshore Canada with Statoil in the Flemish Pass basin.

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.

Field Development

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 Ge...

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.

Subsea

Statoil contracts Flemish Pass services from Expro

Expro, has secured a key contract offshore Canada with Statoil in the Flemish Pass basin.

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.

AOSL uses Saab Seaeye Falcon ROV in iceberg warning research

Rigs at risk from drifting icebergs can expect an early warning following research by the Memorial University of Newfoundland in Canada. The Autonomous Ocean Systems Laboratory at the university is...

Geology & Geophysics

TGS, PGS schedule two more frontier 2D campaigns offshore Newfoundland & Labrador

TGS and PGS will conduct two new multi-client 2D surveys offshore eastern Canada this summer.

Statoil contracts Flemish Pass services from Expro

Expro, has secured a key contract offshore Canada with Statoil in the Flemish Pass basin.

Governments advance emerging plays in Eastern Mediterranean, North Atlantic

Basins in the eastern Mediterranean Sea are of increasing interest following the discovery of deepwater gas offshore Israel. However, some of the newly-licensed areas could be more prospective for ...

Pipeline & Transportation

Jee wins subsea pipeline design contract

Jee Ltd., a multi-discipline subsea engineering and training firm, has been awarded a contract in support of a seven-year development. The contract, with a major offshore pipelay and subsea constru...

Accurate stone dumping protects Deep Panuke facilities offshore Canada

Tideway has completed an offshore installation program for EnCana’s Deep Panuke gas development offshore Nova Scotia, eastern Canada.

SolveiG set to join Norway pipeline group

Statoil is selling a 24.1% direct and indirect stake in the Gassled pipelines joint venture to SolveiG Gas Norway for NOK 17.35 billion ($3.2 billion).

Production

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 Ge...

Online Exclusive: Deloitte: The Next Chapter of the Energy Renaissance

Oil and gas professionals believe that the United States has enough affordable natural gas production to meet rising and changing sources of demand, and that the country will be self-sufficient in ...

Second deepwater Liwan pipelay under way offshore China

Construction vessels have started work offshore China installing a second deepwater production pipeline from the main Liwan 3-1 field to the Liwan shallow-water central platform. 

Rigs/Vessels

Fugro funds Arctic survey vessel

Newfoundland and Labrador’s Research & Development Corp. (RDC) says it will invest $4.9 million in a multi-purpose survey, support, and research and development vessel for Arctic waters.

Damen PSV 5000 vessels to work in sub-arctic waters

Atlantic Towing Ltd (USA) has selected newly designed, ice-strengthened PSV 5000 vessels from Damen Shipyards Group to meet its demanding 10-year offshore support contract with ExxonMobil Canada Pr...

Top Topsides 2013 conference moments

Checkout a slideshow covering the highlights of last year's 2013 Topsides Conference.

Canada Offshore Oil & Gas News

PSA, C-NLOPB deepen cooperation

The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) and the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) have signed a memorandum of understanding that builds on existing cooperation.

Arctic regulators hold first joint meeting

The Arctic Offshore Regulators Forum has held its initial meeting.

TGS, PGS schedule two more frontier 2D campaigns offshore Newfoundland & Labrador

TGS and PGS will conduct two new multi-client 2D surveys offshore eastern Canada this summer.

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