You are here

Upstream News Archive

Browse the oil and gas technology news archive for Upstream News

DNV GL launch new digital platform
14th February 2017

The oil and gas industry is increasingly recognising the need to overcome data quality issues and manage the ownership, control, sharing and use of data. As a trusted third party, DNV GL is now launching an...
Andrew Longdon, UK Technical Manager at Trelleborg Sealing Solutions
31st January 2017

The material grades are compliant with international industry standards and have been subjected to comprehensive third-party testing, qualifying materials from elastomers to PEEK and PTFE based compounds to...
Subsea inspection service launched by LR
31st January 2017

Lloyd’s Register (LR) has announced its Subsea Inspection Services to support underwater inspections of subsea pipelines, assets and facilities to energy companies operating offshore.Services include...
Shell has agreed to sell a package of UK North Sea assets
31st January 2017

The package of assets consists of Shell’s interests in Buzzard, Beryl, Bressay, Elgin-Franklin, J-Block, the Greater Armada cluster, Everest, Lomond and Erskine, plus a 10% stake in Schiehallion.Based...
Culzean, a high pressure, high temperature gas condensate development in the UK Central North Sea
29th January 2017

Investment costs for the Culzean project are now forecasted to be around USD4bn, a reduction of around USD500m on the estimate at project sanction, CEO Gretchen Watkins outlined at the Maersk Group Capital...
Malikai Tension-Leg Platform (TLP)
29th January 2017

Located in waters up to 500-metres deep, Malikai is Shell’s second deepwater project in Malaysia, following the successful start-up of the Gumusut-Kakap platform in 2014. Malikai is expected to have a...
The alliance between Petrobras and Total continues to expand
29th January 2017

Entering strategic partnerships is an important part of Petrobras’ 2017-2021 Business and Management Plan, as it contributes to mitigating risks, strengthening corporate governance and sharing...
Proserv and SapuraKencana join forces
29th January 2017

Both companies will be leveraging on their respective regionally-based assets, expertise, technology and infrastructure to offer clients a variety of innovative solutions. They will jointly provide a range...
Statoil plans to drill around 30 exploration wells in 2017
29th January 2017

“Taking advantage of our own improvements and changed market conditions, we have been able to get more wells, more acreage and more seismic data for our exploration investments in later years,”...
Rumaila oilfield
24th January 2017

During the past six years, the oil produced from Rumaila has provided the Iraqi state with an estimated USD200 billion dollars in revenue.Oil production at Rumaila is now at its highest rate in 27 years,...

Pages

Got a news tip? Email news@oilandgastechnology.net