The Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has approved the plan for development and operation of the Equinor-operated Johan Sverdrup Phase 2 project.
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.
Equinor has permission from the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate to start operations at the Trestakk field in license PL091 in the Norwegian Sea.
Rever Offshore (formerly Bibby Offshore) has deployed all four of its subsea vessels since the start of last month for projects in the UK North Sea.
Predator Oil & Gas Holdings has issued a prospective resources update and conceptual development plan for the Ram Head gas field offshore southern Ireland.
Worley’s INTECSEA consultancy has funding from the Oil & Gas Technology Centre for prototype testing of its Pseudo Dry Gas liquid removal system.
Nexans has a Eur10-million ($11.2-million) contract to provide a power umbilical for Equinor’s latest life extension program for the Vigdis field in the Norwegian North Sea.
BP has awarded TechnipFMC an integrated engineering, procurement, construction, and installation subsea contract for the Thunder Horse South Expansion Phase 2 project in the Gulf of Mexico.
Airborne Oil & Gas will collaborate with SÃmeros Technologies to deliver what they claim will be the first qualified thermoplastic composite pipe risers for use in deepwater Brazil.
BMT has teamed up with Sonardyne to supply its riser monitoring system to Subsea 7 for use on the Aasta Hansteen field spar platform in the Norwegian Sea.
Subsea 7 has issued a progress report on its offshore construction projects in its latest results statement.
Allseas’ Solitaire has begun laying the first string of the Nord Stream 2 twin-gas pipeline system in Russian waters.
The Danish Energy Agency has approved Norwegian Energy Co.’s acquisition of Shell’s Danish upstream assets.
NOV has earned an OTC Spotlight Award for the subsea automated pig launcher.
Eni MÃ©xico has awarded McDermott an EPC contract to provide an unmanned wellhead platform for the Amoca field development in block 1.
Cortez Subsea has recruited more staff in Aberdeen and Kuala Lumpur after securing a contract to lay what the company claims will be Malaysia’s first subsea pipeline featuring mechanical connectors.
WFS Technologies has developed Seatooth PipeLogger, an integrated pipeline, umbilical, risers and flowlines temperature monitoring and data transfer solution designed to provide real-time monitoring for offshore and subsea facilities.
McDermott International Inc. has completed the final offshore campaign for the INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG project offshore Western Australia.
Sonatrach and Eni have signed a memorandum of understanding concerning renewal of their gas supply/transportation arrangements through the Trans-Mediterranean pipeline.
The Oil & Gas Innovation Centre has agreed to support five new offshore oil and gas-related projects.
ConocoPhillips Norway has awarded TechnipFMC an integrated EPCI contract for the Tor II development, 13 km (8 mi) northeast of the Ekofisk field in the southern Norwegian North Sea.
Two Sapura Energy subsidiaries have received engineering and construction and drilling contracts.
BP and its partners have sanctioned the Azeri Central East project, the next stage of development of the Azeri-Chirag-Deepwater Gunashli oilfield complex in the Azerbaijan sector of the Caspian Sea.
TechnipFMC has contracted Vallourec Soluoes Tubulares do Brasil to supply about 12,000 tons of seamless steel rigid line pipe for the Mero 1 project in the presalt Santos basin.