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Oceaneering’s advanced vessel christened before industry crowd

This morning, May 24, Oceaneering International conducted the official christening of its newest vessel, MSV Ocean Evolution in Galveston, Texas.

Enpro Subsea shares the adoption of ‘smart standardization’ subsea development strategies

Enpro Subsea has presented examples of where its Flow Access Module (FAM) technology has been selected by multiple international operators as part of its fast-paced subsea field development strategies.

ASI Marine grows Saab Seaeye Falcon fleet

ASI Marine, a pioneer in long tunnel excursions and international operator for inland marine work, is expanding its Saab Seaeye Falcon fleet.

BSEE discusses shallow water Gulf of Mexico E&P trends

Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) Director Scott Angelle provided a presentation on exploration and production trends today to members of the Louisiana Senate Natural Resources Committee.

Unique Group appoints new regional V.P. for Europe & UK

Unique Group, one of the world’s leading integrated subsea and offshore solutions providers, has appointed Matthew Gordon as the new regional V.P. for the Europe & UK region to oversee the company’s strategic expansion plans.

InterMoor wins mooring installation contract from COOEC

InterMoor, a leading provider of mooring services, foundation solutions and offshore installations in subsea services group Acteon, has signed a contract with COOEC, a subsidiary of China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC), to install deepwater mooring systems for the Liuhua 16-2 and Lingshui 17-2 floating production facilities in the South China Sea.

Frames to supply hydraulic control systems for Merakes field tie-back

Oil and gas process equipment supplier, Frames, has been awarded a contract to supply TechnipFMC with the hydraulic control systems for subsea wells and subsea isolation valves in Eni's Merakes field tie-back to the existing Jangkrik Floating Production Unit in offshore East Kalimantan, Indonesia.

Subsea templates installed on Nova field, reports Wintershall

Wintershall Dea has installed two subsea templates on the ocean floor in Norway, marking a major milestone for the operated Nova project, and the first operational landmark for the newly merged global company.

i-Tech 7 appoints new business development manager

i-Tech 7, Subsea 7’s Life of Field business unit, has appointed a new regional business development manager for its Asia Pacific & Middle East region.

CGG begins first multi-client ocean bottom node survey in Mississippi Canyon, Gulf of Mexico

CGG is pleased to announce commencement of its first multi-client ocean bottom node (OBN) survey, taking CGG’s offshore data library to the next level of excellence.

OSRL enhances its service capability to SWIS subscribers with Maritech’s Sea/response software platform

Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL), on behalf its Subsea Well Intervention Services (SWIS) members (which include BP, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, ExxonMobil, Equinor, Petrobras, Shell, and Total) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a license with Maritech Services Ltd (Maritech) for the provision of an offshore emergency response software tool: Sea/response.

DeepStar Selects Upwing Energy-Mitsubishi Heavy Industries partnership for conceptual engineering study of new electric submersible pump (ESP) topology

Together, Upwing Energy, an artificial lift technology company, and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI), one of the world’s leading industrial firms, have been selected by DeepStar, a global offshore research and development consortium, to perform a feasibility and conceptual study of Upwing’s Magnetic Drive System (MDS) for Electric Submersible Pumps (ESPs).

McDermott awarded EPCI contract by Petrobras for Sepia Field Project

McDermott International, Inc. has announced the award of a significant* contract by Petrobras for engineering, procurement, construction and installation of subsea risers and flowlines for the first phase of the Sepia field, located 174 mi (280 km) from the Rio de Janeiro coastline in Brazil.

Subsea technologies to be explored in Brazil

Industry body Subsea UK is inviting UK organizations to participate in the ‘UK and Brazil: Partners in Energy’ trade mission, which takes place in June.

TechnipFMC awarded subsea contract for BP GOM project

TechnipFMC has been awarded an integrated engineering, procurement, construction and installation contract by BP for the Thunder Horse South Expansion 2 Project in the GOM.

OTC: BHGE Subsea Connect is a new vision to come to market

During OTC 2019, Baker Hughes, a GE company’s Oilfield Equipment Business Leaders Brian Cothran, global commercial leader for OFS, based in Houston, and John Kerr, V.P. engineering and technology, based in Bristol, held a press conference to discuss the status of its Subsea Connect technology at the six-month mark.

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.

Enpro Subsea announces ambitious global growth plans

ABERDEEN -- Global production optimization specialist Enpro Subsea has announced plans to embark on its most ambitious growth campaign, doubling global sales by 2021.

WFS launches world’s first subsea wireless edge network for real-time monitoring

WFS Technologies Limited (WFS) unveiled the world’s first subsea wireless edge network for real-time monitoring of subsea assets at this week’s Ocean Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston.