Aker Solutions Launches Subsea Gas Separation JIP

November 15, 2019

Aker Solutions, along with a group of leading oil and gas operators, has launched a joint industry project with the aim of making subsea gas separation a reality. Using CO2 injection to increase...

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Saipem Grabs Subsea Deal in Guyana

November 14, 2019

Saipem has secured a subsea contract by ExxonMobil subsidiary Esso Exploration and Production Guyana (EEPGL) for the proposed Payara development project located in the Stabroek block. The contract...

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Shearwater, CGG to Create New Streamer Technology Company

June 04, 2019

Shearwater GeoServices has signed a binding term-sheet with CGG for a strategic partnership for marine seismic acquisition services and creation of a new streamer technology company. The term-sheet...

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TechnipFMC Lands Tortue Ahmeyim FPSO Deal with BP

March 01, 2019

TechnipFMC has secured a large contract from BP for the engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning (EPCIC) of the floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) unit...

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Editor’s Picks for 2018

January 02, 2019

The editors of Subsea World News have selected a few among many worth remembering articles from the previous year that received exceptionally high attention from our readers. In no particular order,...

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OEEC 2018 Tackles Faults in Subsea Power Cables

October 23, 2018

Interesting thematic sessions have spiced up this day of Offshore Energy Exhibition and Conference 2018. For the first time, the event welcomed the session on Subsea Cables Systems, hosting speakers...

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Subsea 7, OneSubsea Partnership Clinches New GoM Deal

October 02, 2018

Subsea 7 has secured the award of a sizeable contract by Fieldwood Energy to Subsea Integration Alliance, a global partnership between Subsea 7 and OneSubsea, a Schlumberger company. According to...

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JDR’s Inter-Array Cables for Ørsted’s Hornsea Project Two

August 30, 2018

UK-based JDR Cables, owned by the TFKable Group, has won a multi-million pound contract to supply inter-array cables and termination work for Ørsted’s offshore wind farm Hornsea Project Two. The...

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Statoil Hires Subsea 7 for NCS Work

May 09, 2018

Subsea 7 has been awarded a contract, with the value between USD 150 million and USD 300 million, by Statoil for the provision of subsea inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM) services on the...

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McDermott Reiterates Rejection of Subsea 7 Takeover Offer

April 25, 2018

Subsea 7 has re-affirmed its interest in acquiring McDermott International, a Houston based EPCI contractor. To remind, McDermott has rejected the takeover offer placed by Subsea 7 on April 17,...

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UDS Kicks Off New Vessel Construction

January 19, 2018

Singapore-based Ultra Deep Solutions (UDS) has kicked off its Well Intervention new build program with the construction of a new vessel. According to the company’s latest update, the first...

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Heerema Marine Contractors to Axe 250 Jobs

October 24, 2017

Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC) has announced intention to implement a restructuring of the company with approximately 250 jobs lost. The restructuring is related to the continuing low oil price and...

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Aker BP Buys Hess Norge for USD 2.0 Billion

October 24, 2017

Aker BP has entered into an agreement to acquire Hess Norge for the cash consideration of USD 2.0 billion. The transaction includes Hess Norge’s interests in the Valhall (64.05 per cent) and Hod...

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TechnipFMC Clinches Lancaster EPS EPCI Deal from Hurricane

September 15, 2017

TechnipFMC has been awarded an Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (EPCI) contract from Hurricane Energy. The contract covers the provision of subsea equipment including...

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Boskalis Buys Gardline

August 15, 2017

Royal Boskalis Westminster has acquired all shares of the Gardline Group (Gardline). The UK based company’s main activities include marine geophysical surveys, offshore geotechnical services...

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Nautilus’ Seafloor Production Tools Arrive in PNG for Trials

April 03, 2017

Nautilus Minerals’s seafloor production tools (SPTs) have arrived in Papua New Guinea to start submerged trials.  Mike Johnston, Nautilus’ CEO said: “We are delighted to be undertaking...

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Interview: N-Sea Looks to Deliver Cheaper IRM Solutions

February 14, 2017

Subsea World News team met with N-Sea’s chief operating officer during the Subea Expo 2017 exhibition and conference. The company’s COO, Roddy James, talked about N-Sea’s new...

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Interview: JDR Targets US Offshore Renewables

February 10, 2017

Subsea World News spoke with David Currie, chief executive officer of JDR Cables – the winner of this year’s Subsea UK Global Exports award.  JDR is a provider of subsea technologies and...

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BP Starts Thunder Horse South Expansion in GoM

January 23, 2017

BP informed that it has started up the Thunder Horse South Expansion project in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico 11 months ahead of schedule and $150 million under budget.    The project is expected to...

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Highlights of the Year 2016

January 02, 2017

Subsea World News has put together a recap of the most interesting articles for the 2016. January: Subsea 7’s Ship on Its Way to Rotterdam After Fire Subsea 7’s pipelay vessel ‘Seven Waves’ returned...

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Pioneering Spirit Leaves Rotterdam for Offshore Trials

August 08, 2016

The world’s largest single-lift installation/decommissioning and pipelay vessel, Allseas’ ‘Pioneering Spirit’, departed Rotterdam on Saturday and is heading for offshore trials in...

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Safety is Key Factor for UXO Disposal Ops (Interview)

July 28, 2016

As the offshore energy industry expands it is important that developers take account of and address the risks of unexploded ordnance (UXO) in the marine environment. Subsea World News recently spoke...

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McDermott Completes Otis Subsea Tieback for LLOG

April 28, 2016

McDermott International has completed the deepwater subsea tieback from the Otis well to the Delta House floating production system in the Gulf of Mexico. McDermott’s Lay Vessel North Ocean 105 (LV...

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Harkand Loses Two Vessels

April 26, 2016

Nordic Trustee ASA and Harkand Finance Inc. have exercised their rights to terminate the internal bareboat charters for the dive support vessels Harkand Da Vinci and Harkand Atlantis. The two vessels...

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