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LLOG Starts Production from Buckskin Project in GoM
Tue, 25 Jun 2019 12:31:09

LLOG Exploration has started production from the Buckskin Project, located on Keathley Canyon blocks 785, 828, 829, 830, 871 and 872 in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico.   The initial phase of the...

Shearwater Starts Seismic Shoot for KrisEnergy Off Cambodia
Tue, 25 Jun 2019 11:17:43

Shearwater Geoservices Singapore has started a 3D seismic survey for KrisEnergy in the offshore Cambodia Block A concession, where the company is developing the Apsara oil field.  Shearwater...

Global Marine Group in Cable Repair Deal with Ørsted
Tue, 25 Jun 2019 10:21:28

Global Marine Group (GMG), supported by its business units Global Marine, Global Offshore and CWind, has signed a framework agreement for cable repair with Ørsted. The framework becomes a part of the...

Hydroniq Cooling System for Prysmian Newbuild
Tue, 25 Jun 2019 08:32:07

Norwegian VARD has contracted Hydroniq Coolers to deliver a hull-integrated seawater cooling system for a cable laying vessel the shipbuilder is designing and building for Prysmian. Under the...

América Móvil and Telxius to Deploy New Subsea Cable
Tue, 25 Jun 2019 06:52:32

América Móvil and Telxius have announced the deployment of a new ultrahigh capacity undersea cable in the Pacific coast of Latin America. This will be the first undersea cable since 2001 to connect...

Enpro Subsea and Can-K Team Up on Multiphase Pumping Solutions
Tue, 25 Jun 2019 06:28:48

Enpro Subsea and DASS Can-K Pumps have announced a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to deliver multiphase pumping solutions for topside and subsea well boosting. The announcement sees Can-K’s...

Shearwater Gets New Seismic Survey from Total Off Denmark
Tue, 25 Jun 2019 06:19:09

Shearwater GeoServices has been awarded a 4D seismic survey by Total E&P Danmark over Tyra, Tyra SE and Roar fields. The survey is planned to be conducted this summer. The Tyra, Tyra SE and Roar...

NOC Researchers Embark on New PAP Ocean Observatory Expedition
Mon, 24 Jun 2019 13:11:18

The RRS Discovery departed Southampton for this year’s annual research expedition to the Porcupine Abyssal Plain sustained ocean observatory (PAP-SO) in the northeast Atlantic. These expeditions aim...

Balticconnector Offshore Pipe Laying Complete
Mon, 24 Jun 2019 11:43:11

The offshore section of the Balticconnector pipeline, installed between Estonia and Finland, has been completed. Laying the offshore pipeline on the seabed of the Gulf of Finland began in May 2019 in...

McDermott Bags Saudi Aramco Award
Mon, 24 Jun 2019 11:07:12

McDermott has been awarded a contract from Saudi Aramco for engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) services in the Marjan and Zuluf fields, offshore Saudi Arabia. The contract...

Osbit Completes Subsea Plough for Global Marine Group
Mon, 24 Jun 2019 09:48:02

Osbit has delivered a multi-function pre-lay and backfill subsea plough to Global Marine Group. Following contract award in January, The offshore technology company has designed and built the plough,...

Engineers Amazed at Underwater Painting
Mon, 24 Jun 2019 09:14:19

By Cathy Frost, General Manager at Alocit International Ltd A simple demonstration at oil and gas exhibitions around the world often holds corrosion control engineers transfixed. It involves a person...

Wood Scores Equinor Double
Mon, 24 Jun 2019 08:25:26

Wood has secured two new contracts from Equinor for onshore and offshore facilities in Norway.  In the first of the new contracts, Wood will deliver FEED (front-end engineering design) services for...

JFD Wraps Up NATO Golden Arrow Submarine Rescue Exercise
Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:57:37

JFD has recently completed a comprehensive submarine rescue exercise to mobilise the entire NATO Submarine Rescue System (NSRS). The exercise, titled Golden Arrow, provided hands-on training that...

Kraken Wins US Navy Deal
Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:30:29

Kraken Robotics has been selected by the US Office of the Secretary of Defense, Comparative Test Office, to participate in a Foreign Comparative Testing (FCT) program in support of a US Navy Program...

Atteris Expands Perth Base
Mon, 24 Jun 2019 06:45:12

Perth-based subsea and pipelines engineering services provider Atteris has relocated its head office and doubled its footprint in the process, following steady growth in 2018 and a positive outlook...

Highlights of the Week
Sat, 22 Jun 2019 22:05:32

Subsea World News has put together a recap of the most interesting articles from the previous week (June 17 – June 23). TechnipFMC, Van Oord Scoop Mozambique LNG Prize Prysmian Wins Dolwin5 Cabling...

Hawaiki Subsea Route Expands with Los Angeles PoP
Fri, 21 Jun 2019 13:11:31

Hawaiki Submarine Cable said it has expanded its subsea network with a new direct route to Los Angeles. The new route – based on the most easterly segment of the SEA-US cable – completes Hawaiki’s...

SubseaPartner Secures UK Diving Job with Teekay
Fri, 21 Jun 2019 10:20:33

Norwegian diving contractor SubseaPartner has increased its footprint in the UK with another contract award by the operator and FPSO owner Teekay Offshore. The contract is for undertaking ongoing...

SMP Delivers Submarine Rescue Package to Far Eastern Navy
Fri, 21 Jun 2019 10:09:31

Submarine Manufacturing & Products (SMP) has delivered a 650mtr submarine rescue package to a Far Eastern Navy. The rescue system includes a submarine emergency decompression and ventilation...

ABPmer Wins Arklow Bank – Phase 2 Work
Fri, 21 Jun 2019 09:21:06

ABPmer is supporting SSE Renewables in the development of Phase 2 of its Arklow Bank Wind Park project, off the east coast of Ireland. ABPmer has been commissioned to prepare a preliminary site...

Scientists Launch €10M Atlantic Survey to Evaluate Ocean’s Health
Fri, 21 Jun 2019 08:43:48

A team of researchers from countries bordering the ocean have recently embarked on a €10 million project to analyse its ecosystems, from Iceland to South America. Their findings will provide...

Nord Stream 2 Releases Finnish EEZ Monitoring Report
Fri, 21 Jun 2019 08:37:37

Nord Stream 2 AG has released a report on the impacts of Nord Stream 2 pipeline construction activities in the Finnish Exclusive Economic Zone during 2018. According to the monitoring report, the...

Solstad Gets More Time with Creditors
Fri, 21 Jun 2019 07:34:03

Norwegian vessels owner and operator Solstad Offshore said it has secured extension with a number of its key creditors for the suspension and deferral of payments. In December 2018 and April 2019, a...

Optime Subsea Wraps Up Jette Field Campaign for Aker BP
Thu, 20 Jun 2019 11:49:07

Optime Subsea has completed a two well plug & abandonment campaign on the Jette field for Aker BP, on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS). The work was completed utilizing Optime Subsea’s...

Rotech Wins Boskalis Gig
Thu, 20 Jun 2019 11:48:16

Rotech Subsea has been awarded contracts for two significant scopes of work for Boskalis Subsea Cables & Flexibles (previously VBMS). The dual campaign will see Rotech Subsea’s TRS1 and TRS1 LD...

EllaLink Board Welcomes Two New Members
Thu, 20 Jun 2019 09:12:57

EllaLink’s main shareholder Marguerite has appointed Alberto Horcajo and Alessandro Talotta to the board of directors of EllaLink. Both Alberto and Alessandro have over 20 years’ experience in...

DNV GL in Baltic Pipe Project Win
Thu, 20 Jun 2019 07:12:42

DNV GL has won a contract to provide independent verification services for Energinet’s section of the Baltic Pipe project, offshore Denmark. The Baltic Pipe project aims to enable the transport of...

Xodus Adds Principal Consultant to Its Renewables Team
Thu, 20 Jun 2019 07:00:45

Xodus Group has added a new principal consultant to strengthen its renewables team as the company sets its sights on a range of new offshore developments. Dr Adrian de Andres joins Xodus from Black...

TGS and PGS Begin New Seismic Shoot Off Canada
Thu, 20 Jun 2019 06:37:35

TGS and PGS have started the Jeanne d’Arc High Density 3D (HD3D) multi-client project offshore Newfoundland, East Canada. The project will cover approximately 5,000 km2 and encompasses multiple...