Subsea Oil & Gas: North Sea & Europe

Subsea equipment monitoring technology to be trialed in North Sea

An unnamed sponsor of a joint industry project to develop the company’s V-IR subsea integrity monitoring system has committed to deploy V-LIM line insulation monitor units in various North Sea fields.

Jee to engineer injection riser system for North Sea polymer platform

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

UK North Sea CO2 storage study moves into appraisal phase

The Energy Technologies Institute has selected a consortium led by Aberdeen-based consultancy Pale Blue Dot Energy to work on an offshore carbon dioxide storage project.

Shell secures extension for Draugen offshore Norway

Petroleum Safety Authority Norway has approved A/S Norske Shell’s request to extend the lifespan of the Draugen complex in the Norwegian Sea.

EnQuest drilling more wells at mature North Sea fields

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

Ythan moves closer to start-up in North Sea

Water injection has started on the Causeway field in the UK northern North Sea, according to Ithaca Energy, following completion of associated work on the Taqa-operated North Cormorant platform facilities.

Eni Norge gets underwater operations approval from PSA for Goliat

The Petroleum Safety Authority of Norway has consented for Eni Norge to do underwater operations as part of the Goliat field installation. 

DNV GL to provide surveillance on Statoil’s Polarled pipeline

Statoil has contracted DNV GL to provide pipelay surveillance for quality assurance during the Polarled installation. 

Atkins to assess Centrica North Sea decommissioning needs

Centrica Energy has awarded Atkins a multi-disciplinary pre-front-end engineering design decommissioning contract.

Drilling, hookup progressing at Solan west of Shetland

Premier Oil has issued an update on its various offshore development programs.


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