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DNV GL’s Deep Search technology enables secure, fast and efficient processing of company knowledge and data

Designed to dramatically cut the time and effort required to find information, DNV GL’s Veracity Deep Search distills vast amounts of data at speed.

Oceaneering equips its latest generation subsea vehicles with Sonardyne navigation technology

Oceaneering International Inc. has ordered hybrid navigation systems from underwater technology specialist Sonardyne Inc. for its subsea resident vehicles Freedom and E-ROV.

Sphera acquires chemical data management software company SiteHawk

Sphera, the largest global provider of Integrated Risk Management software and information services with a focus on Environmental Health & Safety, Operational Risk and Product Stewardship, announces the acquisition of SiteHawk, a leading software and services provider for Safety Data Sheets (SDS) and chemical data management solutions.

Data Gumbo secures $6 million in Series A funding from venture arms of leading international oil & gas companies

Data Gumbo Corp., a Houston-based technology company that has developed a Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) platform to streamline smart contracts management for industrial customers, has announced the completion of a $6 million Series A equity funding round co-led by Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures, the venture subsidiary of Saudi Aramco, and Equinor Technology Ventures, the venture subsidiary of Equinor, Norway’s leading energy operator.

OTC: FutureOn creates Sims-like application for subsea, wins OTC Spotlight on New Technology

FutureOn creates Sims-like application for subsea, wins OTC Spotlight on New Technology

OTC: Siemens and TÜV SÜD partner to strengthen digital safety, security for energy

Bright and early on Monday morning, in a special press briefing on the first day of the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston, Siemens and TÜV SÜD announced that they are coming together to address the growing risk of cyberattacks on critical infrastructure.

Aker Solutions launches new software, digital services company for optimized asset performance

Aker Solutions has launched ix3(TM), a software and digital services company that enables operators to accelerate field development projects and optimize asset performance.

Schlumberger introduces industry-first continuous resistivity look-ahead-while-drilling service

Schlumberger has introduced the IriSphere look-ahead-while-drilling service at the Offshore Technology Conference.

Expro expands subsea intervention capabilities

Expro expands subsea intervention capabilities

Emerson provides predictive maintenance, operational support services to BP in North Sea

Emerson, a global technology and engineering company, has been awarded a five-year contract with BP to provide predictive maintenance and operational support services to ensure safe, optimized production from its Clair Ridge platform and Glen Lyon floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel.

Weatherford launches intelligent managed pressure drilling - Victus

During Day 1 of OTC 2019, Weatherford International plc has unveiled Victus intelligent MPD, an Industry 4.0 solution that features intelligent control, equipment automation and leading technical competence driven by a global engineering organization.

Oil and gas skills strategy reveals rapidly changing sector

Energy skills body OPITO has set out a strategy to prepare the UK oil and gas industry for a shift in skills requirements over the next six years.

TGS launches AI platform and data management solution for major IOC

TGS’ Data & Analytics Business Unit, formed at the end of 2017 and designed to revolutionize understanding of the subsurface using artificial intelligence, is announcing three major milestones.

FutureOn launches FieldTwin for smarter offshore field development and operations

Offshore drilling sees a resurgence with billions planned for investment in new greenfield developments. Digital strategists in the oil and gas sector see the opportunity to leverage new projects to introduce new, more transparent digital workflow processes into their operations.

AFRC partners with Matsuura to accelerate the use of innovative machine tool technology across Scotland

The University of Strathclyde’s Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC) has agreed a tier one partnership with Matsuura Machinery Limited, aiming to accelerate the use of innovative machine tool technologies that can save significant costs across sectors such as oil and gas and aerospace.

Hunting signs exclusive distributorship for Well-sun technology

Hunting PLC has announced its Hunting Titan division has entered into an agreement with Xi’an Well-sun Electronics Technology PLC (Well-sun) for the distribution of Well-sun’s products and technologies for all markets with the exclusion of the People’s Republic of China.

UK regulator authorizes deployment of Sercel’s QuietSea marine mammal monitoring system in UK waters

Sercel is pleased to announce that successful deployment of its QuietSea Passive Acoustic Monitoring (PAM) system has been extended to the UK, following approval by the UK Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) and Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC) of its use for a seismic survey operated by CGG in waters off the Shetland Islands.

WFS Technologies tackles subsea challenges with SIoT

Technology to enhance operational effectiveness, while reducing risk and preventing interruption to pipeline production has been developed by Subsea Internet of Things (SIoT) specialists, WFS Technologies.

Rockwell Automation releases AI module to improve industrial production

Industrial workers can now more easily use the data from their equipment to predict production issues and improve processes with their existing automation and control skill set.

A $603-million deal sheds light on cybersecurity space

In a deal that puts a spotlight on the shadowy world of cyberwarfare, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. agreed to acquire KeyW Holding Corp. for about $603 million, increasing its number of employees with top-secret government access by 50%.