Archive for the ‘Oil Platforms and Rigs’ Category

1 year HAEE: 2016 review

1 year HAEE: 2016 review
Professor Dr. Kostas Andriosopoulos Since its inception in March 2015, the Hellenic Association for Energy Economics (www.HAEE.gr) acts as an interdisciplinary forum / think tank that promotes the exchange of ideas, research results and experiences among academics, professionals, business executives...
December 30th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Gas, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Reports, Tankers | Read More

ABS, SHI Conclude JDP for New TLP Design

ABS, SHI Conclude JDP for New TLP Design
Industry partners work together to develop new production unit option. (Busan, Republic of Korea) ABS, the leading provider of classification and technical services to the offshore industry, and Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) of South Korea announce the conclusion of a joint development project (JDP)...
October 19th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  07-Oct-2016 PORT READINESS CONDITION YANKEE SET AS PORTS BRACE FOR HURRICANE MATTHEW Savannah & Brunswick, Georgia, USA OIL & GAS WORKERS’ STRIKE AVOIDED Norway EXTREMELY DANGEROUS HURRICANE MATTHEW MOVING CLOSER TO FLORIDA EAST COAST Florida, USA Port Readiness Condition...
October 7th, 2016 | Energy, Gas, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes, Weather | Read More

FUGRO’S 35-year asset integrity programme monitors CNRI North Sea oil platform

FUGRO’S 35-year asset integrity programme monitors CNRI North Sea oil platform
Fugro is marking a 35-year history of providing an asset integrity programme on one of the Ninian oil field platforms in the North Sea. Operator CNR International is working with Fugro to monitor the structural integrity of the Ninian Southern Platform (NSP) using a permanent online monitoring (OLM)...
September 29th, 2016 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Platforms and Rigs | Read More

Modifications or operational limitations for a limited number of rigs

Modifications or operational limitations for a limited number of rigs
  Ernst Meyer Høvik 27/09/2016: Following the accident involving COSLInnovator on 30 December 2015, some 100 semi-submersible rigs approved by DNV GL will be reviewed. Preliminary assessments indicate that a limited number of rigs will be subjected to modifications or operational limitations....
September 27th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Energy, Maritime Accidents, News, Oil Platforms and Rigs | Read More

Harris PYE successfully completes repair projects…

Harris PYE successfully completes repair projects…
At work on Ocean Endeavor HARRIS PYE SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETES REPAIR PROJECTS DURING DEMOBILISATION OF OCEAN ENDEAVOR The Harris Pye Engineering Group has successfully completed repair works during the two-stage multi-million dollar Diamond Offshore demobilisation project for their  semi-sub rig Ocean...
September 20th, 2016 | Energy, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shiprepair | Read More

EIRA on the Energy jargon

EIRA on the Energy jargon
George Hatziioannou, EIRA’s editor George Hatzioannou, EIRA’s editor writes: What are the most likely repercussions for South East Europe’s energy security after the somewhat ambiguous reconciliation between Ankara and Moscow has re-activated the Turkish Stream pipeline project? Will it...
September 19th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Gas, LNG, LPG, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Reports, Tankers | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago visits Oil Rig “West Eminence”…

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago visits Oil Rig “West Eminence”…
Capt. Antonio M. Padrón with representatives of the entities involved in the drill Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, visited the Oil Rig WEST EMINENCE, berthed in the port of Santa Cruz de Tenerife The semi-submersible platform...
September 14th, 2016 | Energy, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Regulatory | Read More

ABS Makes it Safer to ‘Walk to Work’

ABS Makes it Safer to ‘Walk to Work’
New Guide addresses advanced crew transfer technologies, providing safety guidance for offshore access gangways. ABS, the leading provider of classification services to the global offshore industry, announces the publication of The ABS Guide for Certification of Offshore Access Gangways. The new...
August 26th, 2016 | Classification Societies, HR, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Safety and Security | Read More

Damen makes opening move in decom market

Damen makes opening move in decom market
Damen Offshore Platform Remover Damen Shipyards Group has announced its latest concept design: the Damen Decommissioning Series. The vessel will specialise in three core areas of the oil and gas decommissioning sector: topside decommissioning offshore platform removal, and subsea cleaning and removal....
July 28th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Thome picks up two awards…

Thome picks up two awards…
Best employer for tankers Indian awards Thome picks up two awards for its tanker fleet operation and offshore management service  Thome Shipping India has won the award for “The Best Employer for Tanker Fleet – (Mid Segment)” at the Indian Seafarers’ Choice Awards 2015. A total of 13, 005 Indian...
July 12th, 2016 | Awards, Energy, Events, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shipmanagement | Read More

ABS, Keppel Define JDPs to Accelerate Innovation

ABS, Keppel Define JDPs to Accelerate Innovation
Derek-Novak Industry partners address critical technology challenges. (Singapore) ABS, the leading provider of classification services to the offshore industry, is pursuing multiple major joint development projects (JDPs) with Keppel Offshore & Marine Technology Centre (KOMtech). The JDPs will...
June 28th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Energy, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Technology | Read More

The BDI …“hits” back @596…

The BDI …“hits” back @596…
John N. Faraclas With the world stuck in front of TV sets awaiting for the important UK Referendum’s  outcome  – whose result will re-shape Planet Ocean’s Economy, the BDI entertains us all today with its plus splash; John Faraclas daily market commentary: With a double plus figure the BDI...
June 23rd, 2016 | Comment, Insight, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

University of Greenwich’s Department of Applied Engineering & Management TOFS 2016 symposium

University of Greenwich’s Department of Applied Engineering & Management TOFS 2016 symposium
Blake House, one of the buildings at University of Greenwich – Medway Campus TOFS SYMPOSIUM – THE OIL, FINANCE & SHIPPING SYMPOSIUM,  UNIVERSITY OF GREENWICH, WEDNESDAY 31ST AUGUST 2016 CALL FOR PAPERS The University of Greenwich’s Department of Applied Engineering & Management,...
June 2nd, 2016 | Associations, Education and Training, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, LNG, LPG, Maritime Education and Training, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Tankers | Read More

VesselsValue launches Offshore Valuations and GIS Mapping

VesselsValue launches Offshore Valuations and GIS Mapping
Craig Jallal, VV’s Senior Data Editor Craig Jallal writes on VesselsValue launching its Offshore Valuations and GIS Mapping: When the original VesselsValue service was launched in May 2011, the shipping industry was still coming to terms with its rapid and painful descent into the trough phase...
May 19th, 2016 | Markets, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Damen FCS 2610: effective throughout the entire offshore energy sector range

Damen FCS 2610: effective throughout the entire offshore energy sector range
FCS 2610 at sea The Damen Shipyards Group’s Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 2610 is proving to be every bit as effective in the oil and gas sector as it is in the offshore wind industry. The application of the renowned design in this arena is a response to a move in offshore O&G towards the high-intensity...
May 2nd, 2016 | Energy, Environment, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

One week to go before All-Energy 2016 opens in Glasgow

One week to go before All-Energy 2016 opens in Glasgow
Busy aisles and stands were a feature of All-Energy 2015 This time next week exhibitors from 14 countries will be getting their stands ready at Glasgow’s Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) in anticipation of the opening on Wednesday morning (4 May) of All-Energy 2016, the UK’s largest...
April 26th, 2016 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Gas, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Supply ships, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Projektbox: Successful risk management from Hamburg for Deutsche Oel & Gas KLU3

Projektbox: Successful risk management from Hamburg for Deutsche Oel & Gas KLU3
Gas platform KLU#3 of Deutsche Oel & Gas S.A. in Cook Inlet (photo credit: Deutsche Oel & Gas S.A.) Operational project management for Deutsche Oel & Gas in the “KLU#3” exploratory well in Alaska Securing on-site shipbuilding and offshore projects around the world Practical...
April 12th, 2016 | Energy, Gas, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) Newsletter March 2016

Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) Newsletter March 2016
George Hatziioannou, EIRA’ editor EIRA’ s March 2016 Newsleter is out; we begin with EIRA’s editor Lettter, being also an interesting statement: Our independent, specialised monthly newsletter Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) will soon be celebrating its third year of circulation....
March 10th, 2016 | Associations, Communication, Energy, Gas, Gas Carriers, Insight, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Reports, Statistics, Tankers | Read More

Offshore opportunities in a low crude oil environment

Offshore opportunities in a low crude oil environment
Patrik Wheater, Managing Director, Seaborne Communications Companies serving the offshore energy sector must accept that crude oil prices are not going to bounce back anytime soon and look to diversify into other market areas in the same way the commercial shipping industry does when high crude oil prices...
January 20th, 2016 | Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 18, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 18, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Oil prices remained under pressure on Monday following a string of weaker-than-expected US data late last week and news that Iranian...
January 18th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Energy, Finance, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Person Profiles, Reports | Read More

ISS wins offshore agency contract with CGG in Brazil

ISS wins offshore agency contract with CGG in Brazil
The Oceanic Vega – courtesy of CGG Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, has signed a contract with CGG to provide offshore agency support services for a new oil and gas exploration project in the Barreirinhas Basin in the equatorial...
December 21st, 2015 | Energy, Gas, Logistics, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Ship Agencies, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) Newsletter 9th Dec 2015

Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) Newsletter 9th Dec 2015
George Hatzioannou In this Newsletter of Volume 3, Issue 12 of December 2015, EIRA’ brings you the best on Greece with “Laocoon strangled by pipelines and interconnectors”; then we have the  “Qatar, the  Odd emirate out”; proceeding further to “Airstrikes in Syria and Iraq – targeting...
December 9th, 2015 | Associations, Communication, EEZ, Energy, Environment, Markets, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs | Read More

GAC renews commitment to upstream oil and gas industry…

GAC renews commitment to upstream oil and gas industry…
Shanaka Fernando GAC renews commitment to upstream oil and gas industry in the Middle East with new appointment Dubai – Ahead of next week’s Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC), global shipping, logistics and marine services provider GAC Group has announced the appointment...
November 6th, 2015 | Gas, Logistics, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Ship Agencies | Read More

MatthewsDaniel completes Heidelberg Marine Warranty

MatthewsDaniel completes Heidelberg Marine Warranty
The Anadarko Heidelberg topside installation Neuilly-sur-Seine, France,  November 3, 2015 – MatthewsDaniel has safely completed its Marine Warranty Services for Anadarko on the installation of the Heidelberg spar in the Gulf of Mexico. The installation was done utilizing the semi-submersible crane...
November 3rd, 2015 | Classification Societies, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Technical, Technology | Read More