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The US Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) and the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) released on Friday proposed regulations to ensure that future exploratory drilling activities on the US Arctic Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) are done safely and responsibly, subject to strong and proven operational standards
23rd February 2015

The proposed Arctic-specific regulations focus solely on offshore exploration drilling operations within the Beaufort Sea and Chukchi Sea Planning Areas. Using a combination of performance-based and...
Aker Solutions has delivered the key subsea component for the system being developed by Marine Well Containment Company to limit environmental risks from oil and gas production in the US Gulf of Mexico
19th February 2015

The Subsea Containment Assembly, or SCA, is designed to contain a well-control incident by connecting and creating a seal to prevent oil leaks. It can also be used in a cap-and-flow plan to direct fluid to...
Republic Services has completed its acquisition of Tervita, LLC, a leading environmental waste solutions provider serving oil and natural gas producers in the United States.
17th February 2015

Tervita, LLC's assets complement Republic's existing exploration and production business, and provide customers with vertically integrated oilfield waste services across a geographic footprint spanning some...
13th February 2015

Five people have been killed and four remain missing after an explosion occurred on an FPSO operated by BW Offshore yesterday off Brazil
9th February 2015

PAS Inc has signed a new multi-year contract with BP Downstream for BP to use PAS inBound to help manage critical operational limits in their refineries and petrochemicals assets
29th January 2015

GE and Statoil have now announced a new collaboration to accelerate the development of more environmentally and economically sustainable energy solutions to help fuel the future