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MCEDD 2019 paves the way to realizing a future of increasing demand

Emily Querubin, World Oil

Gulf Quest LLC, a Gulf Energy Information and Quest Offshore JV, is hosting this year’s 16th annual Marine, Construction & Engineering Deepwater Development (MCEDD) conference on April 2–4, at London’s Novotel London West hotel. Once again, attendees can expect to hear about the latest advances in the engineering, development and production of oil and gas in deepwater and ultra-deepwater fields around the globe.

New products and services

Michele Cowart, World Oil

GEODynamics, Inc., introduces the new, patented, HELLFire perforating system that allows the industry to more effectively complete multi-stage plug-and-perf operations.

Companies in the news

Michele Cowart, World Oil

Equinor has, together with its partners Petoro, ExxonMobil and Total, proven gas and condensate in the Norwegian Sea Ragnfrid North (6406/2-9 S) exploration well, located ~12.43 mi (20 km) south of the Kristin platform in the Norwegian Sea.

4Subsea acquires Astori

4Subsea, a leading provider of technology and services to oil & gas and offshore wind operators worldwide, reports the acquisition of Astori AS.

Jumbo wins offshore subsea decommissioning project in the North Sea

Jumbo has been awarded an offshore decommissioning project in the North Sea by TAQA Energy BV, involving the removal, transportation and disposal of three subsea protection domes and piles.

Oceaneering secures integrity services contract extension from Equinor

Oceaneering International, Inc., has secured a contract renewal from Equinor which covers the provision of maintenance, reliability and integrity management.

Aker Solutions wins FEED contract for subsea compression system

Aker Solutions has been awarded a master contract to support the delivery of a subsea compression system for the Chevron Australia-operated Jansz-Io field, offshore Australia.

TechnipFMC acquires Dive Support vessel for North Sea market

TechnipFMC has added to its international fleet of subsea pipelay, diving and construction ships after purchasing a new-build diving support vessel - the Deep Discoverer.

BP awards contracts to McDermott, BHGE for Greater Tortue Ahmeyim natural gas project

McDermott International, Inc., and Baker Hughes, a GE company have announced today that they have been awarded subsea umbilicals, risers and flowlines (SURF) and subsea production system (SPS) equipment contracts by BP for the Greater Tortue Ahmeyim natural gas project, located offshore Mauritania and Senegal.

BP and Enpro Subsea announce global frame agreement

BP and Enpro Subsea (Enpro) announce the execution of a global frame agreement aimed at providing an enhanced subsea architecture and smart standardization using Enpro’s patented Flow Access Module (FAM) technology.

Subsea 7 awarded contract offshore UK

Subsea 7 S.A. has announced the award of a substantial (1) contract by BP Exploration for the provision of subsea construction, inspection, repair and maintenance services covering BP’s North Sea region portfolio of assets West of Shetland and Northern North Sea.

N-Sea wins multi-million dollar North Sea Contracts

N-Sea wins multi-million dollar North Sea Contracts

Gazprom sign subsea production equipment contract

Alexey Miller, chairman of the Gazprom management committee, and Yan Novikov, chairman of the management board, director general of the Almaz-Antey Corporation, at the Russian Investment Forum in Sochi signed a long-term contract for the supply of import-substituting products in the amount equal to guaranteed future purchases.

BHP approves Atlantis Phase 3 project

The BHP Board has approved $696 million (BHP share) in funding to develop the Atlantis Phase 3 project in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. This follows sanction by BP, as the operator, of the Atlantis Phase 3 project, announced in January 2019.

Danos to acquire Shamrock Energy Solutions

Danos is pleased to announce that it has reached a tentative agreement to acquire the assets and business of Shamrock Energy Solutions, a privately held 22-year-old oilfield service company, based out of Houma, La.

EMGC 2019 to deliver updates, outlooks from Eastern Mediterranean operators

Emily Querubin, World Oil

The Eastern Mediterranean Gas Conference (EMGC) is gearing up for another must-attend event in Cyprus.

World of oil and gas

Emily Querubin, World Oil

The Huizhou 32-5 oil field comprehensive adjustment/Huizhou 33-1 oil field joint development project reportedly started production.

CGG, TGS to conduct Greater Castburg survey

CGG and TGS announce the Greater Castberg TopSeis survey in the Barents Sea. The survey is 5,000 km2, and will be acquired and processed with the latest developments of CGG’s TopSeis acquisition and imaging technology.

BHGE AM: SeaLytics offers real-time monitoring insights to enhance operator performance

Baker Hughes, a GE company’s oilfield equipment business works together with customers to maintain well performance by maintaining equipment performance.

France joins U.S. in questioning gas pipeline backed by Merkel

In a last-minute announcement, France agreed to back a European Union proposal creating hurdles for a controversial natural-gas pipeline, rejecting an appeal by German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government.