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Valaris Extends Survival Equipment Maintenance Deal With Survitec
Thursday, December 01, 2022Valaris has renewed a service agreement with survival technology solutions provider Survitec championed for an additional three years.

Biden Requests $500MM for Strategic Petroleum Reserve
Tuesday, November 22, 2022A sum of $500 million has been earmarked for the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve.

Frack Sand Plant Fire Threatens Supplies for Texas Shale Wells
Monday, November 21, 2022A frack-sand plant in the Eagle Ford region of Texas erupted in flames over the weekend.

DOE Funds Transforming Energy Production, Low Emissions Tech
Monday, August 29, 2022The U.S. Department of Energy has announced more than $540MM in awards for research into clean energy technologies and low-carbon manufacturing.

OSRL To Use Saipem Underwater Monitoring And Inspection Drone
Tuesday, August 23, 2022Saipem and OSRL have signed an extension of their existing services agreement to include the provision of Saipem's underwater drone.

Maintenance Processes And Procedures Rise Creating Major Issues
Tuesday, August 23, 2022Maintenance managers in the oil and gas industry are voicing concerns over the increasing number of processes and procedures in parallel with the lack of equipment reliability.

Delmar Rig Anchor Release System Debuts In UK
Tuesday, July 26, 2022Delmar Systems has seen its innovative rig anchor release system activated for the first time.

Flare Gas To Optimize Efficiency In Energy Transition
Thursday, July 21, 2022There is a large opportunity for companies and countries to significantly reduce carbon output by creating electricity from flare gas.

Pioneering Spirit Removes Massive Gyda Platform Jacket
Wednesday, July 20, 2022Allseas has removed and transported to shore Repsol's massive 30,000-ton Gyda platform following the recent removal of the platform jacket.

Sparrows Gets $60 Mn North Sea Crane Management Services Deal
Wednesday, July 20, 2022Sparrows Group has been contracted by a major UKCS operator for crane management services in the North Sea.

Worley Helping Shell Cut GOM Assets Carbon Intensity
Tuesday, July 19, 2022Worley has been tagged by Shell to provide services aligned with the latter's aim to cut carbon intensity of its Gulf of Mexico production.

Trident Energy Upgrading Okume Field Off Equatorial Guinea
Thursday, June 23, 2022Trident Energy has announced the commissioning of extensive upgrades at the Okume Field in Equatorial Guinea.

Aker Solutions, NOV Partnering To Optimize Subsea Solutions
Tuesday, June 14, 2022Aker Solutions and NOV have signed a technology cooperation agreement to optimize subsea system solutions.

Corvus Setting Up USA Battery Factory For Offshore Vessels
Friday, May 20, 2022Battery energy storage systems supplier Corvus has set up a U.S. battery factory to meet market demand for hybrid and zero-emission vessels.

BSEE Proposing New Regulations For New HPHT Tech Use
Thursday, May 19, 2022BSEE is proposing regulations regarding the use of new or unusual technologies in high-pressure and high-temperature environments.

Helix Increases Presence In Gulf Of Mexico Decom Market
Wednesday, May 18, 2022Helix Energy Solutions has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Alliance for $120 million cash at closing.

Eastern Pacific Installing First Carbon Capture Tech On Tanker Duo
Wednesday, May 18, 2022Eastern Pacific Shipping has signed a definitive agreement with Rotterdam-based Value Maritime to install carbon capture and filtering systems on a tanker duo.

Permian Explorer Launches Own Mobile Sand Mine to Cut Fracking Costs
Wednesday, May 04, 2022The Oklahoma City-based company told investors of a new, so-called mobile frack-sand mine it launched on 15,000 acres of land it owns in the West Texas county of Loving.

Three60 Energy Picks OMNI as Tech Partner
Wednesday, April 27, 2022OMNI Integrity has been selected by Three60 Energy to provide full asset integrity lifecycle management software.

Oceaneering Working on World First Jumanji Ride
Friday, April 08, 2022The ride is expected to open in April this year at Merlin's Gardaland Resort in Italy.

Suncor Names New Mining And Upgrading Executive VP
Monday, March 28, 2022Suncor has brought in Peter Zebedee as the executive vice president of Mining and Upgrading, with effect from April 11, 2022.

StormGeo Launches Carbon Intensity Indicator Tool
Thursday, February 24, 2022StormGeo has unveiled its new Carbon Intensity Indicator Dashboard to help ship operators proactively improve the rankings of their fleet.

Aker Solutions, Dril-Quip Pen CCUS Collaboration Deal
Wednesday, February 23, 2022Aker Solutions has signed an agreement with Dril-Quip for subsea injection systems for carbon capture, utilization, and storage projects.

Aberdeen Firm Launches FPSO Lightship Weight Management App
Thursday, February 17, 2022Marine Technical Limits has launched a technology to assist with better management of lightship weight on FPSOs.

Shell Launches Lubricant Service Via Wearable Tech In Middle East
Tuesday, February 15, 2022Shell rolls out Lube Advisor service using wearable technology to its customers in the Middle East.

Samsung Engineering Wins $1B+ Russian Petrochemical Deal
Thursday, February 10, 2022Samsung Engineering has signed a $1.14B contract with CC7 for an ethane cracker in gas to chemicals project in Russia.

Petrofac Wins $100M Oilfield Services Deals In India
Monday, February 07, 2022Petrofac has been awarded two new contracts with Cairn Oil & Gas, Vedanta Limited, India's largest private O&G exploration company.

TMC Compressors Books Retrofit Order For OceanPact Vessels
Wednesday, February 02, 2022TMC Compressors has been contracted to deliver the marine compressed air system for OceanPact's two AHTS vessels.

Maersk Drilling Connecting Rigs To Green Shore-To-Ship Power
Thursday, January 27, 2022Maersk Drilling and the Port of Esbjerg have enabled the supply of green power for offshore drilling rigs to reduce carbon emissions.

Baker Hughes To Supply Equipment For Moomba CCS Project
Monday, December 20, 2021Baker Hughes has been awarded a contract with Santos to supply turbomachinery equipment for the Moomba CCS project.

Aker Solutions To Deliver Fifth Subsea Module For Asgard
Friday, December 10, 2021Aker Solutions has won an EPC contract with Equinor for a subsea compression module to be installed at the Asgard gas field, off Norway.

Exxon Taps TechnipFMC For Subsea Work On Stabroek Block Off Guyana
Tuesday, November 16, 2021TechnipFMC has been awarded a ‘large’ contract by ExxonMobil to supply the subsea production system for the Yellowtail development off Guyana.

Aquaterra To Work On Conversion Of BW Energy Jack-Up Rig
Wednesday, November 10, 2021Aquaterra Energy has won a contract with BW Energy for work on the repurposing of the Hibiscus Alpha jack-up rig.

Subsea 7, Schlumberger Get Sakarya Field Gig Offshore Turkey
Friday, October 15, 2021The consortium of Subsea 7 and Schlumberger has been awarded an EPCI contract by Turkish Petroleum for subsea work on the Sakarya field.

Valaris Drillship Gets World's First ABS Electrical System Notation
Wednesday, October 13, 2021A Valaris-owned drillship has become the first vessel in the world to receive the ABS Enhanced Electrical System Notation EHS-E.

Jack-Up Drilling Rigs Set For LNG Conversion
Tuesday, September 28, 2021ADC Energy has won a contract with a USA-based LNG company to identify and select offshore drilling rigs suitable for conversion for LNG work.

VIDEO: Time-Lapse Of JLS Beam Installation On Pioneering Spirit
Thursday, September 23, 2021Watch a time-lapse video of the installation of the jacket lift system main beams on the massive heavy lift, decommissioning, and construction vessel, the Pioneering Spirit.

Companies To Produce Green Hydrogen From Converted Jack-Up
Wednesday, September 22, 2021Trio joins forces to develop a concept for offshore green hydrogen production by using a converted jack-up rig in the North Sea.

Enauta's Atlanta Field Suffers Another Pump Failure
Tuesday, September 07, 2021Enauta experiencing issues with the pump system at the Atlanta field offshore Brazil, with an output interruption from one well.

Nucore Opens New Dundee Facility
Monday, August 23, 2021Engineering company Nucore Group has announced that it has opened new offices in Dundee to support its ongoing growth and diversification.

ABB Awarded $120MM J-IC Deal
Thursday, August 19, 2021ABB has announced that it has won an order worth approximately $120 million to supply the overall Electrical Power System for the Jansz-Io Compression (J-IC) project.

Chevron Awards Deal Worth Around $1B
Friday, July 16, 2021Ventia has announced that it has been awarded a significant long-term maintenance master contract with Chevron Australia for works in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.

Patterson-UTI to Expand USA Drilling Fleet 11%
Tuesday, July 06, 2021Patterson-UTI's Apex PK high-spec rig. PHOTO SOURCE: Patterson-UTI Energy

Gulf Coast Refiner May Spend $550MM on Idled Unit
Friday, June 25, 2021Economic development agency states the project would allow the facility to retain 516 jobs.

Colombia Oil Producer Harnesses Geothermal Energy
Monday, June 14, 2021A geothermal energy pilot plant is providing electricity for a remote wellsite. PHOTO SOURCE: Parex Resources

First 20,000-psi Rig Delivery by Year End and More
Saturday, June 12, 2021Here are some of Rigzone's top upstream stories during the last week, just in case you missed them...

Transocean Sees First 20,000-psi Rig Delivery by Year End
Tuesday, June 08, 2021The revised deals improve liquidity by $450 million-plus, says president and CEO.

Saipem to Fabricate Subsea Equipment in Guyana
Tuesday, June 08, 2021Saipem has inaugurated a new offshore construction facility in the port of Georgetown, Guyana. PHOTO SOURCE: Saipem

McDermott Completes Historic India Subsea Project
Friday, June 04, 2021McDermott International reported that it has completed work on a pioneering subsea project off India's east coast.