Thursday, March 27, 2014
Subsea Storage Unit

Will FPSOs Soon Be Obsolete?

For the past nine years or so, the U.S. Army has been using giant bladders to store the fuel needed to run their vehicles in Afghanistan.  Exposed to the elements...

March 27, 2014
Total Views: 13

Thursday, March 6, 2014
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Technip Awarded “Major” Subsea Contract Off East Borneo

Technip announced today the award of a “major” subsea contract today, one valued between €500 to €1,000 million, by ENI Muara Bakau B.V. for the Jangkirk project offshore eastern Borneo. ENI Muara...

March 6, 2014
Total Views: 5

Wednesday, January 29, 2014
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The Subsea Interweb

Below the surface of the ocean, wrapping invisibly around the planet covered mostly with fine mud particles and the carcasses of dead organisms is the internet, in its physical form....

January 29, 2014
Total Views: 22

Monday, January 27, 2014
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Rolls-Royce and Island Offshore Prep for Heavy Weather with New Ship Design

Rolls-Royce and Norwegian ship owner Island Offshore have announced today a rather unique new vessel design they’ve been quietly working on, the UT 777. Designed for top hole drilling, subsea...

January 27, 2014
Total Views: 103

Friday, January 24, 2014
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EMAS Focused on $9 Billion in Subsea Projects in 2014

Offshore/subsea contractor EMAS notes today that their year is off to a strong start so far with 22 percent high revenue than last year’s corresponding period.  The Subsea Services division...

January 24, 2014
Total Views: 3

Friday, January 17, 2014
lewek centurion ceasar pipelay vessel

Singapore’s Ezra Considers U.S. IPO For Subsea Services Unit

Oilfield services firm Ezra Holdings Ltd said on Friday it has appointed JP Morgan Chase & Co to advise on strategic options for its subsea services division, including a possible listing of the business in the United States.

January 17, 2014
Total Views: 3

Monday, January 13, 2014
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DOF Subsea Awarded Survey Work Offshore Norway, Contract Extension

DOF Subsea AS, a subsidiary of DOF ASA, has been awarded several contracts, with a total value of approx. NOK 150 million. In the Atlantic region, DOF Subsea has been...

January 13, 2014
Total Views: 6

Thursday, January 9, 2014
polarled pipeline

Statoil Scraps Plan for Kristin – Polarled Deepwater Connection

Statoil ASA, Norway’s biggest energy company, canceled plans to build a pipeline tying the Kristin natural-gas field to the planned $4 billion Polarled tube in the Norwegian Sea because of costs and volume uncertainties.

January 9, 2014
Total Views: 17

Wednesday, December 11, 2013
mwcc capping stack

The Technology Required to Contain Subsea Well Blowouts Continues to Evolve

In November 2010, following the tragedy of the Macondo disaster, the U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) issued a notice to all lessees and operators working on the...

December 11, 2013
Total Views: 27

Thursday, October 31, 2013
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Technip and Subsea 7 Win $1.2 Billion in Deepwater Projects Offshore Ghana

Technip and Subsea 7 will be working together offshore Ghana on a USD $1.23 billion SURF project for Tullow Ghana announced today. The Tweneboa-Enyenra-Ntomme Development (TEN) Project, located in the...

October 31, 2013
Total Views: 47

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Meridian Takes a Look at Sunken Rigs Offshore Louisiana [IMAGES]

Rather than the costly process of scrapping offshore rigs once their production days are over, operators are choosing a perhaps more environmentally-friendly option, leaving the rigs in sea to become...

October 15, 2013
Total Views: 30

Monday, October 7, 2013
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Billionaires Emulating Jules Verne Take Submarines to Sea Depths

Oct. 7 (Bloomberg) — The strange contraption slowly being assembled in a modest industrial shed in Breda, a small city in the Netherlands, bears little resemblance to Nautilus, the fictional...

October 7, 2013
Total Views: 34

Thursday, August 29, 2013
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DOF Subsea Awarded Installation Contract Offshore New Zealand

DOF Subsea has announced today the award of a NOK 150 million subsea installation contract offshore New Zealand from Austrian energy firm OMV. Located 50 miles west of Taranaki, New Zealand,...

August 29, 2013
Total Views: 8

Friday, July 12, 2013
lewek constellation

EMAS AMC Awarded Over Half Billion in Offshore Project Contracts

Singapore-based offshore contractor EMAS AMC, a subsidiary of Ezra Holdings, has been awarded major new contracts around the world resulting in an increased contract backlog of approximately $505 million. Offshore...

July 12, 2013
Total Views: 13

Wednesday, July 10, 2013
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Volstad Shipping Orders $130 Million Subsea IMR Vessel

Volstad Shipping AS has signed a newbuild contract with Tersan Shipyard in Turkey for a new Subsea IMR and Construction Vessel. The vessel comes at a total project cost of...

July 10, 2013
Total Views: 45

Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Technip Advanced Pipelay Vessel Apache II,

Statoil Awards Technip Subsea Installation Contract at Snøhvit

Technip announced today they have been awarded a lump sum contract by Statoil for pipelay and subsea installation work on the Snøhvit CO2 Solution project. The Snøhvit field has been in...

June 26, 2013
Total Views: 8

Tuesday, April 23, 2013
mwcc marine well containment company

MWCC Chooses Technip’s Alabama Shorebase to Store Deepwater Blowout Response Equipment

Houston, TX, April 23, 2013 – Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC) announced today that Mobile, Ala. has been selected as the shorebase location to house the well containment company’s subsea...

April 23, 2013
Total Views: 41

Monday, April 8, 2013
global 1200 subsea pipelaying pipelayer technip

Technip Awarded Major, Full-Scope Contract Offshore Congo

    Two of Technip’s deepwater construction vessels, the G1200 (Technip BV), a rigid pipe S-lay and heavy-lift construction vessel, and the Deep Pioneer (Technip UK), a multipurpose deepwater vessel,...

April 8, 2013
Total Views: 7

Monday, February 18, 2013

Technip Awarded Subsea Contract for the Laila and D12 fields Off Malaysia

Technip was awarded by Sarawak Shell Berhad an engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning contract for two new gas-export lines at the Laila and D12 fields, respectively located 50 kilometers...

February 18, 2013
Total Views: 5

Thursday, February 14, 2013
STX OSCV 07 offshore subsea construction vessel

Farstad Expands Subsea Construction Vessel Fleet with Latest $150M Newbuild Order

Farstad Shipping ASA has, through its wholly owned subsidiary Farstad Supply AS, announced today the signing of a NOK 825 million (USD $150 million) newbuild construction contract with STX OSV AS for...

February 14, 2013
Total Views: 37