http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil China's Cnooc in search of partner to develop Mexico's deepwater prospects http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/15/chinas-cnooc-in-search-of-partner-to-develop-mexicos-deepwater-prospects Cnooc Ltd. is searching for partners to develop oil prospects deep into the Gulf of Mexico as the Chinese giant extends its global reach. Xodus Group awarded two ESIA contracts offshore Senegal http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/15/xodus-group-awarded-two-esia-contracts-offshore-senegal Xodus Group has been awarded two Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) contracts for projects in the Rufisque Offshore, Sangomar Offshore and Sangomar Deep Offshore (RSSD) blocks in Senegal, West Africa. Azerbaijan, co-venturers sign amended PSA for Azeri, Chirag and deepwater Gunashli http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/14/azerbaijan-co-venturers-sign-amended-psa-for-azeri-chirag-and-deepwater-gunashli The Azerbaijan government and the State Oil Company of the Republic of Azerbaijan (SOCAR), together with BP, Chevron, INPEX, Statoil, ExxonMobil, TP, ITOCHU and ONGC Videsh today signed the amended and restated agreement on the joint development and production sharing (PSA) for the Azeri, Chirag fields and the deepwater portion of Gunashli field (ACG) in the Azerbaijan Sector of the Caspian Sea. Ashtead Technology signs five-year collaboration agreement with TSC http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/14/ashtead-technology-signs-five-year-collaboration-agreement-with-tsc Global subsea equipment specialist, Ashtead Technology has signed a five-year global collaboration agreement with Technical Software Consultants Limited (TSC), part of Eddyfi Technologies, for its Alternating Current Field Measurement (ACFM) instruments. Abrado’s chemical system saves rig time with single-trip deepwater fluid displacement in GOM http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/14/abrado-s-chemical-system-saves-rig-time-with-single-trip-deepwater-fluid-displacement-in-gom Abrado announced today that it has completed another successful single-trip deepwater displacement for a major operator in the Gulf of Mexico using its proprietary VeriClean 200X chemical system. Shell, Petrobras strengthen deepwater partnership in Brazil's pre-salt fields http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/12/shell-petrobras-strengthen-deepwater-partnership-in-brazils-pre-salt-fields Royal Dutch Shell and Petrobras signed last week in The Hague, Netherlands, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish a long-term mutual collaboration in developing pre-salt fields in Brazil. LLOG Exploration begins execution of Buckskin Project in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/8/llog-exploration-begins-execution-of-buckskin-project-in-the-deepwater-gulf-of-mexico LLOG Exploration Company, LLC, has announced that the Company and all of its working interest partners have taken several key steps to begin execution of the previously-approved Buckskin Project. Downhole testing added to C-Kore Systems' subsea services http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/7/downhole-testing-added-to-c-kore-systems-subsea-services C-Kore Systems recently expanded the application of their subsea testing technology to downhole testing. Sea highlights new connectivity technology for offshore EandP operations http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/6/sea-highlights-new-connectivity-technology-for-offshore-ep-operations Cohort plc company SEA is showcasing an enhanced secure voice and data communications system for remote applications such as offshore ships and platforms at Offshore Europe 17. EIC launches new OandM database at Offshore Europe http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/6/eic-launches-new-om-database-at-offshore-europe The Energy Industries Council (EIC), the leading trade association for companies that supply goods and services to the energy industries worldwide, has launched its newest business development tool, EICAssetMap, at Offshore Europe 2017.