Engineering & Science News


Results 50 articles shown

Newly Refurbished FPSO to Operate Offshore Nigeria
Thursday, February 27, 2020 Keppel contends that it delivered the world's fastest brownfield FPSO modification and upgrading project for the FPSO Abigail-Joseph. PHOTO SOURCE: Keppel Corp.

McDermott Starts Construction at Aramco Maritime Complex
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 Dignitaries pose for a photo before breaking ground on McDermott's new fabrication facility in Ras Al-Khair, Saudi Arabia. PHOTO SOURCE: PRNewsfoto/McDermott International, Inc.

Saipem Eyes JV with Saudi Construction Firm
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 Saipem has signed an MOU with Abdel Hadi Abdullah Al Qahtani & Sons Co. (AHQ).

Petrofac Bags Sharjah Project
Friday, February 21, 2020 Petrofac's EPS division has been awarded an EPCC contract by Sharjah National Oil Corporation.

Calcasieu Pass Compressor Order Goes to Siemens
Friday, February 21, 2020 This photo shows a typical single-shaft, vertically split turbocompressor used for LNG service. PHOTO SOURCE: Siemens

AG&P Breaks Ground at Karaikal Port LNG Import Facility
Friday, February 21, 2020 AG&P breaks ground on its LNG import facility at Karaikal Port, Puducherry. Terminal expected to commence operations by Q4 2021. (Source: Business Wire)

TechnipFMC Alliance with BP Adds Emerging Tech
Thursday, February 20, 2020 The companies' 20-year alliance now includes an emerging technology designed to process hard-to-recycle PET plastic waste.

Siemens to Modernize Arabian Drilling Jackup
Thursday, February 20, 2020 The upgrade includes a full drilling-drives package and cooling system.

Eni Unit to Develop Plastic Waste Recycling Tech
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 Eni's Versalis subsidiary and the Italian engineering firm S.R.S. are developing a technology to chemically recycle plastic waste.

Fluor to Build China ADN Plant
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 Products from the facility are used in automotive, industrial, apparel and consumer electronics applications.

Permian and Bakken Refiner Wants to Be Change Agent
Tuesday, February 18, 2020 This rendering shows a 3D model of Meridian's planned Davis Refinery in Belfield, N.D. IMAGE SOURCE: Meridian Energy Group, Inc.

McDermott Awarded Permian Storage Contract
Thursday, February 13, 2020 The award will be reflected in McDermott's 4Q 2019 backlog.

Oceaneering Wins Offshore Angola Contract From BP
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 This contract follows a successful intervention campaign by Oceaneering in the same region in late 2018.

Chevron Awards Angola Platform Contract
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 This photo shows one of Aquaterra's Sea Swift conductor supported platforms. PHOTO SOURCE: Aquaterra Energy

Malaysia Subsea Contract Goes to Cortez
Tuesday, February 11, 2020 This photo shows Cortez Subsea personnel preparing equipment for work on a trailblazing offshore Malaysia project. PHOTO SOURCE: Cortez Subsea

Top Rigzone Articles Roundup
Friday, February 07, 2020 Here's a roundup of Rigzone's top five most popular articles during the last week, just in case you missed them...

$500MM+ in Offshore Contracts Go to Saipem
Friday, February 07, 2020 This photo shows the Saipem 7000 crane and pipelay vessel. PHOTO SOURCE: Saipem

McDermott Wins Large SURF BHP Contract
Thursday, February 06, 2020 The project is expected to be completed in August 2020.

Brazil FPSO Contract Goes to Aibel
Thursday, February 06, 2020 Service company Aibel reported that it has won a FEED contract for an FPSO that MODEC will construct for Equinor.

Louisiana Cracker Plant Starts Up
Wednesday, February 05, 2020 Commercial operations have begun at Indorama Ventures' new olefins gas cracker near Lake Charles, La.

UK Subsea Engineering Set to Create 9K Jobs
Tuesday, February 04, 2020 The UK's subsea engineering industry is set to create 8,928 jobs in the next three years, according to the findings of a new report by industry body Subsea UK.

Worley Names New CEO
Tuesday, February 04, 2020 Worley COO Chris Ashton will succeed Andrew Wood as the engineering and construction firm's CEO.

ADNOC Mega-Project Contract Goes to KBR
Monday, February 03, 2020 KBR has won a major project management consultancy (PMC) services contract from Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. (ADNOC).

North Sea Field Shutdown Dubbed Small Setback
Monday, February 03, 2020 The temporary production halt from the Bruce, Keith and Rhum fields has been described by a Serica Energy spokesperson as a 'relatively small, short-term setback'.

India Petchems Project Goes to Fluor
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 BPCL has awarded Fluor a project management consultancy services contract.

Fluor JV Awarded Neptune North Sea EPC Contract
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 Neptune is the largest offshore gas and oil producer in the Dutch sector of the North Sea.

BHP Awards Mexico Deepwater Contract
Monday, January 27, 2020 DORIS will provide engineering services for BHP and PEMEX's Trion project.

McDermott Expects to Keep Paying Wages and Benefits
Wednesday, January 22, 2020 All of McDermott's businesses are expected to continue to operate as normal for the duration of its recently announced restructuring, the company has confirmed.

SNC-Lavalin Wins UAE Haliba Field Contract
Monday, January 20, 2020 Execs from the Al Dhafra joint venture commemorate first oil from the Haliba field in this ADNOC photo from July 2019. PHOTO SOURCE: ADNOC

Florida LNG Developer Awards Turnkey Contract
Monday, January 13, 2020 Here is a rendering of the Jacksonville LNG Export Facility. IMAGE SOURCE: Business Wire

$3.7B Refinery Contract Goes to Samsung and TR
Monday, January 13, 2020 Sonatrach has awarded an EPC&PM contract for a grassroots refinery to a joint venture of Samsung Engineering and Tecnicas Reunidas. PHOTO SOURCE: Samsung Engineering

SIA Bags Very Large Sangomar Contract
Monday, January 13, 2020 Subsea 7 has announced the award of a 'very large contract' by Woodside to Subsea Integration Alliance for the Sangomar Field Development Phase-1 project offshore Senegal.

Fluor and Kiewit to Build Unit at New Canada Facility
Thursday, January 09, 2020 The partners won an EPC contract from Canada Kuwait Petrochemical Corp.

TechnipFMC Wins Greece Refinery Project
Thursday, January 09, 2020 Motor Oil Hellas has awarded TechnipFMC an engineering, procurement and construction management contract to construct a new naphtha complex.

Ocean Installer Appoints New CEO
Thursday, January 09, 2020 Ocean Installer has announced the appointment of Odd Stromsnes as the company's new CEO.

Petrofac Secures $130MM PDO Awards
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 Petrofac has secured a new contract, and an additional scope of work, with Petroleum Development Oman.

Louisiana LNG Unit Starts Production
Monday, December 23, 2019 Another liquefaction train at Cameron LNG has begun production.

IHI Wins Study for Texas Gas-to-Gasoline Plant
Thursday, December 12, 2019 Primus and an undisclosed petchems JV partner commissioned the FEED study.

$5.7B Deepwater Project Wins Chevron Approval
Thursday, December 12, 2019 Total also announced the FEED for a separate Central GOM project.

Another Gulf Coast LNG Project Hits Milestone
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 Train 1 of Freeport LNG has begun commercial operations.

Shell and Energy Transfer Seek More Bids for Louisiana Project
Wednesday, December 04, 2019 The Lake Charles LNG project would convert Energy Transfer's existing import and regasification terminal into an LNG export facility.

McDermott and Chiyoda Mark LNG Project Milestone
Monday, December 02, 2019 Cameron LNG loads the first commissioning cargo from Train 1 of the export project in Hackberry, La., on May 28, 2019. PHOTO SOURCE: Sempra Energy.

$620MM Texas Petchems Project Gets Green Light
Friday, November 22, 2019 Pictured is a rendering of the alkylate facility Clough is building in Pasadena, Texas. IMAGE SOURCE: Clough

Maersk Snags FPSO Tow, Mooring Installation Project
Thursday, November 21, 2019 The work scope includes project management, engineering and offshore execution involving six anchor handling tug supply and subsea support vessels. (PHOTO SOURCE: Maersk)

Petrofac Breaks Into Permian Shale Market with Latest Acquisition
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 International oilfield services provider Petrofac Limited announced Wednesday that it has entered into the world's largest producing basin with the acquisition of W&W Energy Services.

McDermott Awarded Tech, Engineering Contracts in Russia
Monday, November 18, 2019 The processing plant will be comprised of two ethylene cracking facilities, each with an annual capacity of 1.4 million tons.

ExxonMobil Awards Guyana Subsea Contract
Thursday, November 14, 2019 Saipem will begin limited activities under its latest contract from ExxonMobil's Guyana subsidiary.

Honeywell Wins Contract for Pioneering Kuwait Project
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Pictured, from left, are Honeywell's Kuwait President Rachad Abdallah and KIPIC Acting CEO Hatem Al-Awadi. PHOTO SOURCE: Honeywell Process Solutions

Saipem Makes Global Onshore Deal with Daewoo
Monday, November 11, 2019 Saipem and Daewoo E&C will cooperate on targeted onshore projects worldwide, particularly in LNG.

McDermott Names New CFO
Tuesday, November 05, 2019 McDermott reported Tuesday that it has named Chris Krummel as the company's new executive vice president, CFO, effective immediately.