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HOUSTON -- 2H Offshore, an Acteon company, has been contracted by ExxonMobil to conduct the detailed design of two 10-in production steel catenary risers for ExxonMobil’s Julia Phase 1 development. The Julia development will be a subsea tieback to a moored semi-submersible in approximately 7,000 ft of water.
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63 workers evacuated as oil rig tilts during Norway Yard stay BY KJETIL MALKENES HOVLAND OSLO The Island Innovator rig tilted up to four degrees at a yard on Norway's west coast, forcing the evacuation of 63 workers, the third
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ZURICH -- ABB has partnered with GlobaLogix to provide a new SCADA Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution, based on ABB’s SCADAvantage product.
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ZURICH -- ABB recently won a $12-million order to supply electrical power and propulsion systems for a deepwater pipe laying vessel.
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Author Marco Vázquez-García, Jorge Luis Ortíz-Durán, Humberto Salazar-Soto, José Trinidad Martínez-Vázquez, Madain Moreno-Vidal, Bill Howieson, Chu-Ong Ting And David Gonzalez
In 2009, CGG won a four-year contract with Pemex for a dedicated seismic vessel to acquire large narrow-azimuth surveys in the deep offshore Mexican Gulf of Mexico, which was later extended to include two large 3D wide-azimuth projects. Since the start of the original contract, Pemex has acquired the world’s first full-scale broadband, high-density, wide-azimuth survey, specifically designed for field development.
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ZURICH -- Power and automation technology group ABB has been appointed the main electrical contractor (MEC) for a new FPSO vessel at the Ichthys oil and gas field in the Timor Sea off Western Australia. The order is worth $30 million and was awarded by the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor for the FPSO, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering. The order was booked in the first quarter.
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MIAMI -- Abakan, a company specializing in advanced coatings and metal formulations, announced it has entered into a memorandum of understanding for the construction of a manufacturing facility to suit large-scale clad pipe manufacture inside the Suape export processing zone in Pernambuco State, Brazil.
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Zurich -- ABB recently won a $26 million order to supply electrical power and propulsion systems for two next generation ‘Ramform’ vessels, capable of three-dimensional seismic data acquisition for deep sea resource exploration.
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BY JULIE CART
NEW ORLEANS -- With the drilling of its deepwater Macondo well running behind schedule and $50 million over budget, energy giant BP was under intense financial pressure to save money, setting in motion a reckless disregard for safety that led to the largest oil spill in American history, the prosecution said as the company's long-awaited civil trial got underway.
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ABB wins $160 million in orders to provide electrical systems for drill ships in Brazil ZURICH ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won orders worth $160 million from Jurong Shipyard for the design, supply, supervision of installation,
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