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20th August 2019

RelyOn Nutec’s Training Management Service (TMS) has secured a deal to manage the training matrix and associated resources for Rever Offshore, formerly Bibby Offshore, with an option to increase the...
20th August 2019

Since 2005, the company’s Engineering Conversion Programme has enabled experienced engineers from aerospace to automotive, and onshore construction to ex-military, to transfer their skills into oil...
20th August 2019

Nitrox diving system with gravity-based LARS installed on the Balmoral FPV for cost-effective asset-based activity rather than using a dive support vessel (DSV)Work from the FPV included diving through the...
Shell invests in PowerNap subsea tie-back in Gulf of Mexico
15th August 2019

PowerNap is a subsea tie-back to the Shell-operated Olympus production hub. The project is expected to start production in late 2021 and produce up to 35,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boe/d) at...
Well-Safe solutions awards two multi-million-pound contracts
15th August 2019

Global Energy Group and Rigfit7seas have been appointed to deliver the ambitious refurbishment of the semi-submersible drilling rig. Global Energy Group will provide quayside services and the paintwork...
Upstream sector emerging as the epicentre for Industrial Internet adoption
15th August 2019

This is driven by the need to reduce operational risks and maximizing returns from their assets through digitialisation, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company.The company’s...
FPSO market is booming with Brazil fuelling demand
15th August 2019

South America leads the pack with 12 sanctioned FPSO projects planned by the end of next year, followed by Asia with four, Europe and Africa with three each, and two more in Australia, according to Rystad...
The OGIC and the CADR team
14th August 2019

OGIC has provided a total of £640,000 of co-funding for the seven projects which will see the CADR team partner with five companies to develop innovations including an automated programme for testing...
Amplus Energy awarded first major contract in Angola
8th August 2019

Aberdeen-based floating production solutions specialist Amplus Energy Services has been awarded a multi-million-dollar contract to re-evaluate the development of marginal fields in Angola.The aim of the...
Neptune Energy acquires interests in Kutei Basin from ENI
29th July 2019

Neptune Energy has announced it has agreed to acquire interests from Eni in the Kutei basin Production Sharing Contracts (PSC), offshore Indonesia.The agreement will see Neptune acquire a 20 per cent...

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