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UK university launches oil and gas-focussed Centre for Smart Data Technologies
The centre, which will be launched next Tuesday, 9 September, will focus on big data analytics, particularly for the oil and gas sector. It is intended that the industry will secure huge efficiencies from... - 2nd September 2014
Statoil and DNV GL establish JIP for subsea factory interface standardisation
DNV GL will lead a joint industry project (JIP) with important subsea operators to find industrial standards which will make it more profitable to develop larger projects with subsea processing technology... - 2nd September 2014
Greka Drilling prepares to spud West Bengal wells fro Essar Oil
“We are delighted to announce that the Essar Oil project is on track for spudding this month,” said Randeep S. Grewal, Greka chairman. “This contract is important for Greka Drilling as it confirms our... - 2nd September 2014
Rosneft and ExxonMobil have started 2D seismic exploration at the Anisinsko-Novosibirsky and Ust-Oleneksky licence blocks in the Laptev Sea - 2nd September 2014
Van Oord has ordered a new subsea rock installation vessel, which Sinopacific Shipbuilding Group Shanghai will build at its Ningbo yard in China - 2nd September 2014
IKM Group will provide a riserless top-hole mud circulation system to Shell on the Malikai project offshore Sabah, Malaysia - 1st September 2014