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Orca Subsea App Keeping Projects on the Move

Orca Subsea App Keeping Projects on the Move

24 April 2017   A new logistics app for the oil and gas industry has been launched by an Aberdeen company.

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JFD awarded significant contract with UK MOD Salvage and Marine Operations

JFD awarded significant contract with UK MOD Salvage and Marine Operations

24 April 2017   JFD, the world-leading subsea operations and manufacturing company and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has been awarded a four year framework contract, worth up to £10 million, by the UK MOD Salvage & Marine Operations Team for the provision of subsea equipment and support.

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Solstad hires Normand Cutter

Solstad hires Normand Cutter

24 April 2017   Solstad Offshore (SOFF) signed a four-year frame agreement with Saipem (Portugal) Comercio Maritime for the Normand Cutter construction support vessel (CSV).

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Fixing Business: A call to action for business leaders and decision makers

Fixing Business: A call to action for business leaders and decision makers

24 April 2017   Business leader and politician Lord Digby Jones will talk about his latest book, "Fixing Business - Making Profitable Business Work for the Good of All" at a fundraising lecture hosted by the Energy Institute in Aberdeen this May.

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Keith Grammar come out on top in annual ROV competition

Keith Grammar come out on top in annual ROV competition

24 April 2017   Keith Grammar School has come out on top in an annual competition which sees pupils from across Scotland put underwater robots they have designed and built to the test.

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Wood Group’s Specialist Technical Solutions Gets New CFO

Wood Group’s Specialist Technical Solutions Gets New CFO

20 April 2017   Wood Group has appointed Grant Angus as chief financial officer (CFO) for its Specialist Technical Solutions business.

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World's First 20,000psi In-riser Safety Valve Developed by Interventek

World's First 20,000psi In-riser Safety Valve Developed by Interventek

20 April 2017   Aberdeen-based well intervention technology specialists, Interventek Subsea Engineering, have pushed the boundaries of oil and gas industry capability with the launch of their latest new product, an ultra-high pressure, high temperature (HPHT) version of their Revolution safety valve for in-riser landing string systems.

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Unique Group delivers custom made portable CCTV Inspection Systems

Unique Group delivers custom made portable CCTV Inspection Systems

20 April 2017   Unique Group’s Survey Equipment division, through its Oceanvision brand, have recently delivered two custom-made portable CCTV inspection systems to a global energy services company based in Singapore and Australia.

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TechnipFMC and DOF Subsea announce the delivery of Skandi Búzios and commencement of contract with Petrobras

TechnipFMC and DOF Subsea announce the delivery of Skandi Búzios and commencement of contract with Petrobras

19 April 2017   TechnipFMC and DOF Subsea (DOF) announce that the Skandi Búzios, a pipelay support vessel (PLSV) owned by the joint venture formed between TechnipFMC (50%) and DOF (50%), commenced its 8-year charter contract with Petróleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras), as scheduled on April 13th, 2017.

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Workshop seeks solutions to subsea challenges in offshore wind

Workshop seeks solutions to subsea challenges in offshore wind

18 April 2017   Offshore renewable energy leaders are challenging East coast companies to come up with innovative underwater engineering solutions to support the UK’s growing offshore wind sector.

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Renewables' deep-sea mining conundrum

Renewables' deep-sea mining conundrum

18 April 2017   British scientists exploring an underwater mountain in the Atlantic Ocean have discovered a treasure trove of rare minerals.

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EC-OG Activates Subsea Power Hub

EC-OG Activates Subsea Power Hub

18 April 2017   East Coast Oil and Gas Engineering (EC-OG) has installed and switched on its ocean current energy conversion system, the Subsea Power Hub (SPH), at EMEC’s Shapinsay Sound test site.

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Global Subsea Market: Entering an Age of Recovery

Global Subsea Market: Entering an Age of Recovery

13 April 2017   The global subsea market has undergone one of, if not the, most brutal downturn in recent history.

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International collaborative expedition to shed lights on microplastics and ocean carbon

International collaborative expedition to shed lights on microplastics and ocean carbon

13 April 2017   On Friday the 14th of April the RRS Discovery will leave Southampton for a research expedition to the Northeast Atlantic.

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Saab Seaeye - Cougar cuts costs in Canada

Saab Seaeye - Cougar cuts costs in Canada

13 April 2017   Dominion Diving made big cost savings by customising their Saab Seaeye Cougar XT light work electric robotic vehicle and boosting its performance.

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Wood Group awarded new automation contract with TPC Group

Wood Group awarded new automation contract with TPC Group

13 April 2017   Wood Group has been awarded a new three year contract valued at $8 million to deliver process automation engineering services to TPC Group, a leading producer of value-added products derived from C4 hydrocarbons.

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Brazil Oil & Gas News from DIT

Brazil Oil & Gas News from DIT

12 April 2017   • The Brazilian Government has announced new regulations for local content (LC), diminishing the requirements and simplifying the methods of calculation for future block auctions and O&G exploration and production in Brazil.

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JDR to Supply 66kV Intra-array Cables for East Anglia One

JDR to Supply 66kV Intra-array Cables for East Anglia One

12 April 2017   JDR, a leading supplier of subsea power cables and umbilicals to the global offshore energy industry, has been awarded a contract by VBMS (UK) Ltd to supply intra-array cables for ScottishPower Renewables’ East Anglia One (EA1) offshore wind farm.

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World first as JFD's COBRA passes conformity assessment for CE marking

World first as JFD's COBRA passes conformity assessment for CE marking

12 April 2017   JFD, the world-leading subsea operations and manufacturing company and a part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has successfully completed rigorous trials on its new COBRA (Compact Bailout Rebreathing Apparatus) system verifying its capability and performance to CE Mark status.

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Enhanced Subsea Integrity on the Agenda at Industry Event

Enhanced Subsea Integrity on the Agenda at Industry Event

12 April 2017   The technology arm of Subsea UK, the National Subsea Research Initiative (NSRI) has teamed up with Scottish innovation centres CENSIS and Data Lab in an effort to enhance inspection and condition monitoring methods for greater subsea integrity management.

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Subsea Power Hub set for testing at EMEC

Subsea Power Hub set for testing at EMEC

12 April 2017   The European Marine Energy Center announced last week that East Coast Oil and Gas Engineering Ltd (EC-OG) has signed an agreement to test its Subsea Power Hub (SPH) at EMEC’s Shapinsay Sound test site, with installation to take place this month.

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IMCA takes action as countdown to deadline for submissions on the Jones Act changes draws close

IMCA takes action as countdown to deadline for submissions on the Jones Act changes draws close

12 April 2017   The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is selecting a key fact-a-day on the 7-day countdown to the April 18, 2017 US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) comment submission deadline, to highlight the potential risks if CBP revokes 40 years of precedent as reflected in its own rulings.

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Wood Group secures design contract for Statoil’s Snorre Expansion Project

Wood Group secures design contract for Statoil’s Snorre Expansion Project

11 April 2017   Wood Group has been awarded a contract with Statoil to provide front end engineering design (FEED) to the subsea flowline system of the Snorre Expansion Project in the Norwegian North Sea.

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Life extension and collaborative working insights sought for Subsea Malaysia sessions

Life extension and collaborative working insights sought for Subsea Malaysia sessions

11 April 2017   Subsea UK is hosting a series of lunchtime sessions at Subsea Malaysia which will run alongside Oil and Gas Asia in Kuala Lumpur from 11-13 July.

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Savante Subsea Laser Technology Providing Measurements in Support of Subsea Habitat Assessments

Savante Subsea Laser Technology Providing Measurements in Support of Subsea Habitat Assessments

10 April 2017   In mariculture (marine culture), marine biology and ecology there is significant scientific and commercial interest in; the monitoring of exploitable marine stocks investigation of inter-species interactions and the study of environmental stress factors upon subsea ecosystems.

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STR Increases Rental Inventory with New Teledyne and Valeport Products

STR Increases Rental Inventory with New Teledyne and Valeport Products

10 April 2017   Subsea Technology & Rentals Ltd (STR); global specialists in the design, production and rental of advanced subsea technology for the offshore industry continue to grow their rental equipment inventory with the addition of the new automated sound velocity profiling system developed by Teledyne Oceanscience using Valeport's RapidSV Profiler.

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Wood Group secures new engineering contract with Premier Oil in the UK

Wood Group secures new engineering contract with Premier Oil in the UK

10 April 2017   Wood Group has been awarded a contract by Premier Oil to deliver front end engineering design (FEED) to the Tolmount offshore field development in the Southern North Sea.

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SEA continues to support the UK Royal Navy with Ambient Noise Prediction System upgrade

SEA continues to support the UK Royal Navy with Ambient Noise Prediction System upgrade

10 April 2017   Cohort company SEA has been awarded a UK Ministry of Defence contract to upgrade the Ambient Noise Prediction System (ANPS) for the UK Royal Navy.

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Robert Gordon University and The Underwater Centre collaborate to offer contextual training

Robert Gordon University and The Underwater Centre collaborate to offer contextual training

07 April 2017   Robert Gordon University (RGU), Scotland, is working closely with industry partner, The Underwater Centre, to incorporate a commercial diving familiarisation course as part of its MSc Subsea Engineering and MSc Offshore Oil and Gas Engineering courses.

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Solstad Offshore signs ​long-term contract for CSV “Normand Oceanic”

Solstad Offshore signs ​long-term contract for CSV “Normand Oceanic”

07 April 2017   Solstad Offshore ASA (SOFF) has, on behalf of the partly owned company Normand Oceanic AS, entered into an agreement with the Mexican company Typhoon Offshore (an affiliate of Grupo Salinas).

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