Offshore

Offshore

Subsea manifold repair restores flow to Troll

Hydratight has repaired a damaged pipe on a subsea manifold linked to Statoil’s Troll C oil and gas platform in the Norwegian North Sea.  More »

Norway calls for improvements in lifeboat performance

Norway’s government is considering altering its regulations for lifeboats on offshore installations on the Norwegian continental shelf.  More »

Blocked pipeline halts operations offshore Oman

DNO International has had to shut in production from two fields in block 8 offshore Oman.  More »

DOFERO releases HMI solution for remote data access

Digital Oil Field Enhance Real-Time Operations (DOFERO) Consultancy has launched the Viz-iHMI2100 application and Viz-iSERIES solutions.  More »

WGP to study extent of Russian arctic OCS for SMG

WGP Exploration Ltd. has signed a turn-key contract with State Servmorgeo Co. to study the Mendeleyev Ridge offshore Russian arctic.  More »

Dolphin sets out on 3D seismic survey in deepwater Senegal

Dolphin Geophysical has signed to acquire, process, and market a 3D multi-client deepwater survey for the Senegalese government.  More »

Deepwater GoM Mad Dog Phase 2 moves ahead

BHP Billiton (NYSE:BBL) says it has precommitted funding for Mad Dog Phase 2 in deepwater Gulf of Mexico.  More »

Chariot spuds first offshore Namibia well

The semisub Maersk Deliverer has started drilling the 1811/5-1 well on the Tapir South prospect offshore Namibia.  More »

Statoil contracts Prosafe rigs for North Sea construction support

Statoil has awarded Prosafe contracts for use of two accommodation support semisubmersibles in the Norwegian North Sea.  More »

SOEL invites farm-ins to offshore Indonesia license

MEO Australia subsidiary Seruway Offshore Exploration Limited (SOEL) is looking for partners in its Seruway PSC, offshore North Sumatra.  More »

Technip wins Ichthys flex riser supply contract

INPEX has contracted Technip to supply flexible pipes for the Ichthys gas field development in the Browse basin off northwest Australia.  More »

Apache books drillship for deepwater Kenya well

Apache Kenya has secured the drillship Deepsea Metro 1 to drill the company’s first deepwater well offshore Kenya.  More »