WorldOil TechnipFMC awarded EPCI contract for the Husky Energy West White Rose project in Canada TechnipFMC has been awarded an Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (EPCI) contract from Husky Energy for the West White Rose Project in Eastern Canada. Newfoundland and Labrador shrug off mediocre market, as offshore projects proceed Despite less than ideal oil prices, operators are proceeding with multiple field projects offshore Newfoundland, given their long timeframes. The exploration side of the local industry is also active, while provincial officials consider the next role for the long-serving, Bull Arm fabrication site. Canada continues its fight for recovery during arduous times Amid increasing political uncertainty and a stagnant unemployment rate, Canadian operators are still fighting to regain EandP stability and drive pipeline projects forward. SNC-Lavalin, Dragados, Pennecon awarded construction contract for West White Rose SNC-Lavalin, Dragados Canada and Pennecon Ltd. are pleased to announce that their General Partnership (GP) has been awarded a construction contract from Husky Energy as part of the company’s West White Rose Project in Newfoundland and Labrador. Statoil completes two-well exploration drilling campaign offshore Newfoundland Statoil, along with its partner, Husky Energy, has finalized a two-well exploration drilling program in the Flemish Pass basin offshore Newfoundland. Wood Group wins engineering contract for Husky Energy's White Rose Husky Energy has awarded Wood Group a multi-million-dollar contract to complete detailed engineering for the topsides of White Rose, a concrete gravity-based structure wellhead platform planned for offshore eastern Canada. The project includes procurement services and engineering design work. Oceaneering announces 10-year ROV vessel services contract Oceaneering International, Inc., announced that one of its subsidiaries, Oceaneering Canada Limited, has entered into an agreement, expected to extend into 2026, with a major international oil and gas company, to provide remotely operated vehicle (ROV) services and equipment for projects located offshore of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Husky approves West White Rose Project, reports new discovery Husky Energy is moving forward with the West White Rose Project, offshore Newfoundland and Labrador. Trudeau seeks ban on Northern Pacific oil tankers Days after a tight election made the Green Party a power-broker in Canada’s westernmost province, Justin Trudeau’s government is introducing a bill to ban crude oil tankers from using ports along the northern coast of British Columbia. PSAC raises Canadian drilling forecast by more than 2,500 wells for 2017 The Petroleum Services Association of Canada (PSAC), in its second update to the 2017 Canadian Drilling Activity Forecast, announced its revision of the forecasted number of wells drilled (rig released) across Canada for 2017 to 6,680 wells.