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Aker Solutions signs two subsea framework contracts with BP

Aker Solutions secured two five-year framework agreements for potential future deliveries of subsea production systems and lifecycle services at BP-operated oil and gas fields globally.

Subsea 7 awarded contract for Egypt’s Atoll field

Subsea 7 has been awarded a substantial contract by Pharaonic Petroleum Company. The contract is to be executed at Atoll field, offshore Egypt, at water depths of over 900 m.

Oceaneering expands services with Blue Ocean Technologies acquisition

Oceaneering International has acquired the assets of Blue Ocean Technologies, a privately held provider of riserless light well intervention (RLWI) services, for approximately $30 million in cash.

Technip awarded subsea contract in Malaysia

Technip has been awarded a subsea contract by PETRONAS Carigali Sdn Bhd, (wholly owned subsidiary of PETRONAS), for the Samarang Redevelopment Project Phase 2 EOR, in Malaysia.

Technip, FMC win subsea work for Hurricane’s Lancaster development

Hurricane Energy has provisionally selected Technip and FMC Technologies, under their alliance, as its exclusive provider of subsea solutions for the Lancaster Early Production System (EPS) and for subsequent development of the Greater Lancaster Area.

Optime Subsea Services merges with Telemark Technologies

Subsea technology company Optime Subsea Services AS is set to merge with engineering house Telemark Technologies AS to fast track its cost-saving subsea installation solution to the global oil and gas market.

Aker Solutions, MAN to cut cost of subsea compression systems

Aker Solutions and MAN Diesel & Turbo expect to cut the size and weight of subsea compression systems by at least 50% just a year after the first such system successfully went on stream at Statoil’s Åsgard field.

Subsea Services Alliance to develop the first riserless open-water abandonment module

The Subsea Services Alliance, a contractual collaboration between Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc., and Schlumberger, today announced the launch of the development of the first Riserless Open-water Abandonment Module (ROAM).

Aker Solutions wins subsea contracts for DEA’s Dvalin field

DEA Norge has awarded Aker Solutions two contracts, worth at least NOK 900 million ($113 million), to deliver the subsea production system, maintenance and services at the Dvalin natural gas development offshore Norway.

Deep Sea Mooring to supply mooring equipment services to Safe Zephyrus semisubmersible

Global Maritime Deep Sea Mooring, the leading provider of offshore mooring services in Norway, has signed a contract with Norwegian operator Det norske oljeselskap to support Prosafe’s semisubmersible Safe Zephyrus accommodation rig in the Ivar Aasen North Sea field.

Scots university to propose skills training framework for India’s subsea sector

Robert Gordon University (RGU) has been awarded funding from the UK government to establish a sustainable training framework for the Indian energy sector with a focus on accelerating subsea skills development.

Endeavor Management completes initial Subsea Decommissioning JIP

Endeavor Management has announced the completion of its initial Subsea Decommissioning Joint Industry Project (JIP), which was initiated last year and funded by seven operators and five service companies.

Maersk Supply Service awarded contract for North Sea’s Janice field

Maersk Supply Service has been awarded a contract to provide decommissioning services for Janice field in the North Sea for Maersk Oil UK. Maersk Supply Service will assume responsibility for engineering, project planning and managing the scope of the subsea decommissioning.

Nexans wins contract for BP’s West Nile Delta project

BP Exploration (Delta) Limited has ordered approximately 100 km of static umbilicals and associated accessories from Nexans for the next stage of the West Nile Delta project.

Aker Solutions, Det norske, Subsea 7 form development alliance in Norway

Aker Solutions, Det norske oljeselskap and Subsea 7 have agreed on a "one for all, all for one" collaboration model that marks a major shift in how an operator and its suppliers can work together on oil and gas developments offshore Norway.

FMC wins contract for Eni's Block 15/06 West Hub Development Project

FMC Technologies will provide subsea multi-phase boosting pumps, manifolds, and installation support services for Eni Angola's Block 15/06 West Hub Development Project located off the coast of Angola.

Ashtead Technology lands deal with Dutch engineering firm

Ashtead Technology has secured a deal with international contractor Van Oord to provide the latest generation of video processing systems for worldwide offshore construction operations.

GE unlocks innovation in subsea compression and power for Shell’s Ormen Lange Pilot

Following an extensive, multi-year test program of Shell’s Ormen Lange Pilot, GE Oil & Gas is proud to announce that A/S Norske Shell has successfully completed system testing of the world’s first subsea gas compression system with a full subsea power supply, transmission and distribution system that further advances the development of hydrocarbon processing on the seabed.

Norway awards IOR prize to Åsgard licensees for subsea gas compressor

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has awarded its improved oil recovery (IOR) prize for 2016 to the licensees of Åsgard field, in the Norwegian Sea, for their subsea wet gas compressor. The compressor will yield an additional 306 MMboe and extend the field’s life to 2032.

Shell divests Gulf of Mexico assets for $425 million

Royal Dutch Shell plc, through its affiliate Shell Offshore Inc. (Shell), today announces it has an agreement to sell 100% of its interest in Gulf of Mexico Green Canyon blocks 114, 158, 202 and 248, referred to as the Brutus/Glider assets, to EnVen Energy Corp., through its affiliate EnVen Energy Ventures, LLC.