TGS and Schlumberger announced a strategic collaboration for multiclient ocean-bottom node projects in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico. This collaboration includes the previously-announced 2,350 km2 Amendment Phase 1 project in the Mississippi Canyon and Atwater Valley protraction areas. Supported by industry prefunding, Amendment Phase 1 commenced in early 2019...
Fugro is set to commence its first project using new multipurpose ROV support vessel, Edda Sun, with mobilisation for the IRM contract planned for March 2019. With a recently announced two-year charter of the Edda Sun, Fugro has enhanced its IRM, construction and decommissioning support services in Europe. The Edda Sun...
The technology group Wärtsilä was awarded a 38 MW power plant project by the EPC company Groupement TEC-IEE in Equatorial Guinea. The project is sponsored by the Ministry of Hydrocarbons with the intention to boost the development of local industry. The order was booked in Q3 2018.  Wärtsilä Corporation...
Cubility AS, a leading provider of solids control solutions, has announced a multi-million dollar contract to supply its MudCube® solution to Russian operator Slavneft and its OOO Baikit Oil & Gas Exploratory Expedition (OOO BNGRE) subsidiary. OOO BNGRE is responsible for exploration, drilling and production in the Krasnoyarsk region...
Jointly organized by NACE International and Saint Petersburg Polytechnic University, CORROSION – Oil & Gas 2019 brings together corrosion professionals in Saint Petersburg on May 22-24, 2019. Advance your knowledge in corrosion mitigation by attending this conference and learn from corrosion experts on the following topics: Cathodic Protection, Coatings and...
Allweiler, a CIRCOR Business Unit, is exhibiting at Hannover Messe this year its redesigned OptiFixT progressive cavity pump, a next-gen maintenance solution designed to save money. The Allweiler team will demonstrate its functionality by guiding visitors through the five easy steps to dismantle the pump. The IN-1000 Condition and...
DNV GL is urging offshore oil and gas operators to implement a new solution using floating wind turbines to power water injection for oil recovery. “WIN WIN” (WINd powered Water INjection) was conceived in 2013 by DNV GL and is now ready for prototype development after two joint industry projects...
Cortec Corporation’s VpCI®-391 water-based coating is transforming transit and storage protection options for equipment manufacturers, suppliers, and owners. This removable coating delivers exceptional corrosion protection for indoor and outdoor applications and dries to a thin, clear film which is virtually unnoticeable. VpCI®-391 can be used to protect both unpainted...
BP is “deadly serious” about reducing emissions from oil and gas production, said Gordon Birrell, BP’s COO for production, transformation and carbon, at OTC. Some in the industry are finding ways offshore to produce energy smarter as oil and gas companies, large and small, are feeling the pressure to address...
A compact neutron source has been used to quickly and non-destructively measure the amount of salt inside pieces of concrete. The technique was developed by Yoshie Otake by and colleagues at RIKEN in Japan and could help assess salt damage in the world’s aging civil infrastructure, according to Physics...