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Simulator training underway during the pilot scheme at Maersk Training’s centre in Denmark
13th September 2015

The enhanced training was developed by Maersk Training under the guidance of the International Well Control Forum (IWCF) and facilitated at Maersk Training’s centre in Denmark. Seadrill will carry out two...
The project could deliver significant savings
13th September 2015

The Industry Technology Facilitator (ITF) has launched the project with Clearview Well Services of Perth, Australia with the support of two global oil and gas operator members. Clearview Well Services will...
Egina oil field offshore Nigeria
13th September 2015

Supplied by Sonardyne International the acoustic technology specified for Egina, which is still ongoing, included a field-wide array of Compatt 6 seabed transponders that were deployed and made ready for...
13th September 2015

ontinuously declining oil prices-hitting a 4-year low-have forced the oil extraction companies to optimize their spending by increasing efficiency. In line with this, the companies are increasingly...
David Lamont
10th September 2015

Speaking at Offshore Europe, David Lamont said the North Sea has many years of profitable life ahead if the sector urgently adopts more collaborative and efficient business practices. He said: “We must...
Trelleborg’s Next Level Report
10th September 2015

Original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) rated product quality, responsiveness and skills above cost as the most important supplier attributes. In fact, only 4% cited cost as a primary driver in determining...
Inside a flexible pipe
10th September 2015

Now DNV GL has developed industry guidance to enable operators to develop a strategy for optimising the production rate, while at the same time safely managing the sand production and thereby potential...
Lo Van Wachem, ADIL’s developments manager
10th September 2015

The Aberdeen and London-based organisation, which works with exploration and production companies around the world to progress projects to sanction and final delivery, has doubled the amount of early stage...
Gorgon traction winch installation
8th September 2015

Subsea 7 is one of the world’s leading global contractors in seabed-to-surface engineering, construction and services to the offshore industry.  The company has worked with Siemens UK & Ireland to...
Mark Richardson, Apache North Sea’s projects group manager
8th September 2015

The Society for Underwater Technology (SUT) has pledged further educational funding of up to £50,000 over the next 12 months in order to sustain a high level of skills across the global industry. Around...

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