The Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has approved the plan for development and operation of the Equinor-operated Johan Sverdrup Phase 2 project.
The Oil and Gas Authority has issued findings from its latest ‘Tier Zero’ meeting with managing directors of the 22 largest oil and gas producers on the UK continental shelf.
Damen and Wilson Sons Estaleiros recently completed the conversion of the platform supply vessel Fulmar to a shallow dive support vessel.
PGS has completed a multi-client 3D GeoStreamer acquisition covering blocks A4 and A5 offshore the Republic of Guinea.
ConocoPhillips Skandinavia has permission from Norway’s Petroleum Safety Authority to use a new submarine cable at the Eldfisk complex in the southern Norwegian North Sea.
Shelf Drilling has issued an update of first-quarter awards for its offshore rig fleet.
Arup and EnerMech are jointly offering a new digitized inspection service – Arup Inspection MInteg – for the oil and gas industry.
Equinor has awarded drilling service contracts valued at around NOK2.5 billion ($286 million) in total for new and existing field developments offshore Norway.
Floating platform technologies will become increasingly important as global energy markets turn to offshore wind systems to meet demand for renewable energy, said a Stanford University official at the recent Offshore Technology Conference in Houston.
The government of Mozambique has approved the development plan for the Rovuma LNG project, according to Mozambique Rovuma Venture.
DeepStar has selected Upwing Energy and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries to perform a feasibility and conceptual study of Upwing’s magnetic drive system for electric submersible pumps.
Eni has made a light oil discovery in the Ndungu exploration prospect in block 15/06 offshore Angola.
CGG has started its first multi-client ocean bottom node survey in the Mississippi Canyon area of the Gulf of Mexico.
Eigen has supplied a new safety barrier management system to Lundin Norway, designed to deliver real-time health status of the Edvard Greig platform in the Norwegian North Sea.
Petrobras has awarded McDermott International an EPCI subsea contract for the first-phase Sepia field development in the presalt Santos basin, 174 mi (280 km) offshore Rio de Janeiro state.
Schlumberger has renewed and expanded its agreement with Google Cloud to develop cloud-native E&P applications.
Equinor has permission from the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate to start operations at the Trestakk field in license PL091 in the Norwegian Sea.
Topaz Energy and Marine has installed FUELTRAX EFMS, a real-time marine fuel management solution, on 21 of its offshore support vessels operating between Nigeria and Azerbaijan for data storage and surveillance.
Siccar Point has proven oil and gas in the deepwater Blackrock prospect west of Shetland.
Unity has introduced what it claims is the first multi-functional, near-surface intervention system.
Aker Solutions has contracted ProSep to supply two MAX+ ProSalt mixers to Equinor’s Heimdal Gas Centre platform in the Norwegian North Sea.
Lift/hoisting specialist Kenz Figee has signed a partner agreement with Saudi Drill.
Wellbore Integrity Solutions, an affiliate of RhÃ´ne Capital, has agreed to acquire the businesses and associated assets of DRILCO, Thomas Tools, and Fishing & Remedial services, along with part of a manufacturing facility on Rankin Road in Houston from Schlumberger.
Data from Westwood Global Energy’s RigLogix service shows a material utilization recovery for jackups and drillships over the last 12 months.