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Enbridge will build, own and operate a crude oil pipeline in the Gulf of Mexico to connect the planned Stampede development, operated by Hess Corporation, to an existing third-party pipeline system
13th January 2015

The lateral pipeline is expected to cost approximately USD 130m and be operational in 2018. The Stampede development was previously sanctioned by Hess and its project co-owners in October 2014....
The CFE, Mexico’s federal electricity commission, has awarded a USD 767m contract to design and construct the US section of the Waha-Presidio natural gas pipeline, designed to connect Mexico and the US, to a consortium comprised of Energy Transfer Partners, LP, Mastec, Inc., and Carso Energy
9th January 2015

The project includes the design, engineering, procurement, construction, operation and maintenance of the Texas section of the pipeline, capable of transporting 1,350 million cubic feet and a diameter of 42...
2H Offshore, an Acteon company, has teamed up with oil and gas industry leaders to develop a new design guideline for thermoplastic composite pipes (TCP) to advance the understanding and use of composite materials in the offshore industry
8th January 2015

The Joint Industry Project (JIP), led by DNV GL, began in October and will take a year to complete. “Our involvement in this JIP underlines our commitment to supporting the use of composite materials...
Gazprom bought out Eni, Wintershall and EDF’s minority interests in the South Stream Transport joint operating company over the New Year period, following a snap decision from Russian president Vladimir Putin to ditch the project in early December
1st January 2015

Coming as a sad festive gift to itself amidst the strife of sanctions and energy price collapse, Gazprom and Eni announced the transaction of interest in the joint company on 29 December. Eni has said that...
IFC-led consortium buys in to Pacific Rubiales pipeline subsidiary
17th December 2014

The agreements will provide Pacific Rubiales with USD 240m in cash, which will be received by year-end. In addition, Pacific Midstream will receive USD 80m in the first quarter of 2015, plus a commitment...
Rosneft and Transneft have signed a long-term Tariff Agreement as part of their joint project to construct a pipeline offshoot from the East Siberia-Pacific Ocean (ESPO) trunk pipeline to the Komsomolsk Refinery
17th December 2014

The offshoot design and construction will be financed by Transneft by means of the long-term tariff to be paid by Rosneft under the agreement. The document was signed in elaboration of the 2012 Rosneft-...
Maire Tecnimont has signed an EPC (engineering, procurement and construction) contract with Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations (ADCO) for the execution of the Phase III of Al Dabbi’iya Surface Facilities, in Abu Dhabi, UAE
15th December 2014

“It is an honour to further strengthen a long lasting relationship with such a prestigious client like ADNOC Group, widening this fruitful relation by working for ADCO, one of the leading players in the...
Bowtech supply ultra-miniature cameras for Diverless Subsea Pipeline Repair System
10th December 2014

The L3C-400-MICRO cameras were fitted with pressure relief valves to enable safe operation in an Argon-rich atmosphere subsea. The cameras were also supplied with right angled adaptors to permit observation...
BG Group has agreed to sell its wholly-owned subsidiary QCLNG Pipeline Pty Ltd to APA Group, Australia's largest gas infrastructure business, for approximately USD 5.0bn
10th December 2014

QCLNG Pipeline owns a 543 kilometre, large-diameter underground pipeline network linking BG Group's natural gas fields in southern Queensland to a two-train liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility at...
Saipem uses iXBlue HDAR technology offshore West Africa
9th December 2014

At the initiation stage of a pipelay operation the pipeline initiation head is connected to a DMA (dead man anchor) and held under tension. The final disconnection from the pipelay vessel is usually...


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