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Statement from Sir Ian Wood on Future of North Sea

Statement from Sir Ian Wood on Future of North Sea

22 December 2014   "I read with real concern the comments yesterday that the UK offshore oil & gas industry was "close to collapse”.

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Exclusive Global Agreements Drive Equipment Sales Growth at Ashtead Technology

Exclusive Global Agreements Drive Equipment Sales Growth at Ashtead Technology

22 December 2014   Ashtead Technology, a market-leader in the rental of specialist marine equipment, has seen a sharp increase in equipment sales since the Aberdeen head-quartered business secured a number of exclusive global sales agreements with world-leading manufacturers such as Seabotix, Innova, Sound Metrics, ECA Robotics and SubC Imaging.

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Hat Trick of Contracts Secures Sub-Atlantic’s World-leading Position

Hat Trick of Contracts Secures Sub-Atlantic’s World-leading Position

22 December 2014   Sub-Atlantic has secured three international contracts with a combined value of over £3.

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Ocean Installer Opens Brazilian Office

Ocean Installer Opens Brazilian Office

19 December 2014   Ocean Installer has recognised the need for a permanent presence in Brazil.

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Subsea Technology Firm in £4.5m Management Buy Out

Subsea Technology Firm in £4.5m Management Buy Out

19 December 2014   Subsea technology firm Fathom Systems has been sold in a management buyout backed by Maven Capital Partners.

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Subsea 7 Announces an Internal Reorganisation

Subsea 7 Announces an Internal Reorganisation

19 December 2014   Subsea 7 announces that, with effect from 1 January 2015, it will be changing the organisational structure of its business to better align it to the Group’s strategic priorities.

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FMC Technologies Wins Nigerian Contract

FMC Technologies Wins Nigerian Contract

18 December 2014   FMC Technologies has received an order worth $268 million from Star Deep Water Petroleum Limited (a Chevron company), operator of the Agbami field, to provide subsea equipment for operations in the Agbami field, offshore Nigeria.

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Self-repairing Subsea Material

Self-repairing Subsea Material

17 December 2014   Embryonic faults in subsea high voltage installations are difficult to detect and very expensive to repair.

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GE to Buy Subsea Drilling Tech amid Oil Price Plunge

GE to Buy Subsea Drilling Tech amid Oil Price Plunge

17 December 2014   General Electric announced Tuesday it will buy subsea drilling technology from Oceaneering International as oil prices keep plunging.

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Subsea Expo 2015: Event to Address Industry’s Current Challenges

Subsea Expo 2015: Event to Address Industry’s Current Challenges

17 December 2014   The chief executive of Subsea UK said next year’s event will allow the sector to address some of the on-going challenges within the industry.

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ASI Marine Win on Two Continents with Falcon

ASI Marine Win on Two Continents with Falcon

17 December 2014   In both Australia and Canada, ASI Marine has established the record for the longest tunnel swim with a Falcon ROV.

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CSL Secures Contract Extension with Major Operator

CSL Secures Contract Extension with Major Operator

17 December 2014   A North-east firm has been awarded a two year contract extension for the provision of specialist contractors with a major worldwide operator.

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Reef Subsea Completes Wind Farm Work

Reef Subsea Completes Wind Farm Work

17 December 2014   Thornaby-headquartered Reef Subsea has completed almost two years of work on a wind farm located off the North Wales coast.

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Subsea 7 Wins Hess Installation Contract

Subsea 7 Wins Hess Installation Contract

17 December 2014   Subsea 7 has been awarded a contract by the Hess Corporation for installation work in support of the Stampede Project in deepwater US Gulf of Mexico.

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Aleron Subsea Supports Local Christmas Charity Appeal for Children

Aleron Subsea Supports Local Christmas Charity Appeal for Children

16 December 2014   An Aberdeen-based ROV system rental company is helping to spread Christmas cheer by donating a selection of toys worth £1500 to a local charity appeal this festive season.

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NEL Adds AGA-8 Capability to World’s Most Extensive Fluid Properties Database

NEL Adds AGA-8 Capability to World’s Most Extensive Fluid Properties Database

16 December 2014   NEL, the custodian of the UK’s National Flow Measurement Standards, has extended its industry-leading Physical Properties Data Service (PPDS) to include support for the American Gas Association’s AGA-8 Standard*.

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Flowline Specialists Supporting Inspire in Long-term Partnership

Flowline Specialists Supporting Inspire in Long-term Partnership

15 December 2014   A north-east charity that supports individuals with learning disabilities and additional support needs will be backed by energy industry equipment manufacturer and service provider Flowline Specialists for the next 18 months.

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Aker Solutions Set to Deliver Modules for World's First Subsea Compression System

Aker Solutions Set to Deliver Modules for World's First Subsea Compression System

15 December 2014   Aker Solutions is set to deliver the modules for the world's first subsea gas compression system at the Statoil-operated Åsgard field.

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New Load Monitoring Division Boosts Power Jacks Lifting Services

New Load Monitoring Division Boosts Power Jacks Lifting Services

15 December 2014   Fast-evolving engineering company Power Jacks has increased its specialist lifting services with the introduction of a new division specialising in Load Monitoring Solutions and offering a new range of products spanning several engineering sectors.

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Reef Subsea Concludes Year with Completion of £80m Gwynt y Môr Installation Project

Reef Subsea Concludes Year with Completion of £80m Gwynt y Môr Installation Project

15 December 2014   Reef Subsea has successfully completed its campaign of installing and burying inter-array power cables on the Gwynt y Môr Offshore Wind Farm.

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Ceona Offshore Selects EMC for Oil & Gas Subsea Construction Vessel Communications

Ceona Offshore Selects EMC for Oil & Gas Subsea Construction Vessel Communications

12 December 2014   Emerging Markets Communications (EMC) announced today that Ceona has selected the company to provide on-board communications solutions for its newest, most innovative field development asset, the Ceona Amazon.

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PMI Critical for Oil & Gas Safety

PMI Critical for Oil & Gas Safety

12 December 2014   A survey undertaken by Litre Meter has found that positive material identification (PMI) is critical in maintaining the integrity of process and flow systems in the oil and gas industry.

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Wood Group Secures Major BP Contract

Wood Group Secures Major BP Contract

12 December 2014   Wood Group has been awarded a five year contract with an estimated value of $750million from BP.

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BP's Sixth Major Project for 2014

BP's Sixth Major Project for 2014

12 December 2014   BP confirmed today that operations have started at the Sunrise Phase 1 in-situ oil sands project in Alberta, Canada, with the start of steam generation.

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Nautronix's Revenue Grows

Nautronix's Revenue Grows

12 December 2014   Undersea communication specialist Nautronix has seen turnover jump by 15 per cent year on year in the 12 months to June 30, but noted that a £2.

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Bibby Subsea Welcomes the Olympic Ares

Bibby Subsea Welcomes the Olympic Ares

11 December 2014   Bibby Offshore’s Houston-based division, Bibby Subsea, is proud to welcome the Olympic Ares, a multi-functional subsea construction support vessel (CSV) which is due to arrive in the port of Galveston on 16 December 2014.

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Driving Subsea Environmental Innovation

Driving Subsea Environmental Innovation

11 December 2014   A leading north-east UK subsea engineering firm has developed what it calls an environmental first for the UK subsea industry - re-usable subsea mats for the seabed which help to save money and protect the environment.

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New Hyperbaric Test Facility Announced to Strengthen the UK’s Subsea Industry

New Hyperbaric Test Facility Announced to Strengthen the UK’s Subsea Industry

10 December 2014   The new ‘Neptune’ technology centre development announced this month will deliver a long needed centre of excellence for hyperbaric testing in the NE.

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Neptune Relocates its Aberdeen Headquarters

Neptune Relocates its Aberdeen Headquarters

10 December 2014   Neptune Marine Services (Neptune), a leading provider of integrated inspection, repair and maintenance solutions to the Oil, Gas and Renewable energy industries, announced that it has relocated and opened its new offices in Carden Place, Aberdeen.

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Unique System FZE and HYPACK Inc Successfully Conducts Hydrographic & Offshore Survey Training Courses in the UAE

Unique System FZE and HYPACK Inc Successfully Conducts Hydrographic & Offshore Survey Training Courses in the UAE

09 December 2014   A division of the Unique Maritime Group (UMG) which is one of the world’s leading integrated turnkey subsea and offshore solution providers, Unique System FZE in conjunction with HYPACK Inc.

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