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Aker Solutions Reduces Costs and Capital Spending
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LATEST OIL AND GAS TECHNOLOGY NEWS

Tracerco, part of Johnson Matthey Plc, has recently been awarded a deep-water subsea inspection project to assess the integrity of a new pipelay in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM).
A new methodology designed to address the major safety threat and multi-billion-dollar cost posed by corrosion under insulation (CUI) has been published by DNV GL, the technical advisor to the oil and gas industry.
Aker Solutions has entered a master agreement to provide umbilicals for Chevron-operated oil and gas fields in the US Gulf of Mexico. The company also secured the first work order under the new master agreement, to provide 24 kilometers (15 miles) of umbilicals for Chevron’s Anchor project.
Unity, Europe’s largest provider of well integrity technology, services and engineering solutions, has been awarded a three-year contract by Spirit Energy to maintain wellhead equipment across twelve platforms in the East Irish Sea, Southern North Sea and the Dutch sector of the North Sea.
Wood Mackenzie, has joined forces with Aberdeen-based provider of data science and predictive analysis services, OPEX Group to launch a new data service for the oil and gas industry.
The spread of coronavirus continues to deepen the severity of the blow to global fuels demand. Rystad Energy now expects more than half of global oil demand growth to be lost in 2020. As global stocks increase by the day, the ongoing OPEC+ meeting is unlikely to result in cuts sufficient enough to balance the market, under all of our scenarios.
Ivar Aasen field
Independent global completions service company Tendeka has received a Letter of Intent for a substantial multi-million-pound scope to supply sand-face completion equipment to Aker BP’s Norwegian assets.
Trond Petter Abrahamsen, Director in Framo Services and Kjetel Digre, head of operations and field development in Aker BP. Photo credit: Lars Petter Larsen/Framo.
Aker BP and Framo have entered into a long-term contract for seawater lift pumps where compensation is directly linked to facility uptime. This is an important step in the modernization of the Norwegian shelf.

OIL & GAS TECHNOLOGY INTERVIEWS

Offshore energy can do more for worker long-term health

Remote locations, long hours, harsh weather conditions, restricted living quarters – these things can be tough mentally and physically for workers in the energy sectors. While the entry requirements for offshore jobs rigorously test physical resilience – including offshore survival and firefighting courses, emergency response training, and swimming training – little is done to support employees with factors that contribute to long-term health.

 

The Opportunity for Digital Disruption in Downstream

Ann Sun, Vice President, Market Development; Atomiton

Ann Sun, Vice President of Market Development at Atomiton looks at the opportunities for digital disruption in the downstream oil & gas sector

 

How digital twins will drive innovation in the energy sector

digital twins

Anne-Marie Walters, industry marketing director, oil and gas and manufacturing at Bentley Systems explains how digital twins are coming of age within the energy sector

 

Creating a cognitive enterprise

Janet White, UK & Ireland Oil and Gas Industry Leader at IBM

Janet White, UK & Ireland Oil and Gas Industry Leader at IBM, talks about the impact creating a cognitive enterprise will have on the industry in the future

 

Multi-cloud on the horizon - the opportunity for the Oil & Gas industry

Elena Mariotti, Associate Partner at IBM Global Business Services, and Subject Matter Expert in Digital Transformation and Cloud Services for Industrial Clients talks about the transformational benefits multi-cloud will bring to the Oil & Gas (O&G) sector

 

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