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OGA extends North Sea licences containing Shell targets

08 June 2020   The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has agreed to extend a pair of southern North Sea licences which are expected to come under Shell’s watch. more [source: Energy Voice] .

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i-Tech 7 and Shell collaboration to accelerate digital transformation

18 February 2020   i-Tech 7, Subsea 7’s Life of Field business unit, and Shell International Exploration & Production, Inc, have entered into a collaborative technology agreement to accelerate subsea digitalisation, initially for a period of five years from the fourth....

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Hydratight Morseal Riser Repair for Shell Nelson

30 September 2019   Online pipeline repair specialist, Hydratight, has installed two Morseal enclosure clamps on the outer diameter of a riser connected to the Shell Nelson platform in the Nelson field located 80km north east of Aberdeen. These are the....

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North East offshore firms set for double boost as sector bids for growth

11 June 2019   A group of engineering companies will today showcase their services to some of the world’s top energy companies at an event in Newcastle, while an initiative has been launched to revolutionise skills training for the sector. more [source:....

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Task Force to Draw Roadmap towards Vision 2035 as Industry Engagement Campaign 'Our Vision, Our Future' Launches

07 May 2019   Industry leaders have come together to develop the roadmap which will steer the UK’s offshore oil and gas sector towards achieving Vision 2035. This compelling, national vision is a shared intent by the industry and stakeholders, including....

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An Industry First for Flexible Riser Life Extension as FlexIQ Completes Project for Shell

02 May 2018   Collaboration between an oil and gas inspection provider and engineering consultancy has achieved an industry first, combining inspection data with a fully simulation-based irregular wave approach for enabling the life extension of flexible risers. The partnership between Innospection....

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Shell to Deploy New Design in Mississippi Canyon

26 April 2018   Shell Offshore, Inc. will proceed with the Vito deep-water development in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. To read more, click here. .

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Well foundation technology under the microscope to cut well costs, improve safety and reduce environmental impact

13 December 2017   The Industry Technology Facilitator (ITF), in collaboration with Maersk Oil, Nexen, Shell, Siccar Point Energy, TechnipFMC and the Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC), is leading a joint industry project (JIP) to investigate an alternative well foundation....

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UK Sees Fram, Captain Movement

06 November 2017   Two U.K. North Sea field projects have made steps toward development with big hitters Shell moving forward with the Fram Field and Chevron progressing with the Captain project..

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Making Offshore Economic: Shell, LLOG Tap Technology, New Methods

06 November 2017   Much has been said about the efficiency gains onshore operators have achieved that make production increases in a sub-$50/bbl price environment feasible. Such trends also are evolving in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM), where companies are leveraging a variety of methods and technologies like subsea tiebacks and enhanced waterflood designs to exploit mature reservoirs in a time when developing large and costly platforms is an economic liability..

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Shell to tie Fram back to Shearwater

25 October 2017   Shell has submitted plans to develop the Fram gas and gas condensate field in the UK North Sea as a subsea tieback to the Shearwater platform..

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Shell Divests from Polarled and Nyhanma

23 October 2017   Shell, has entered into an agreement with CapeOmega for the sale of Shell’s 9.02% stake in the Polarled offshore gas pipeline and 3% of the 15.03% stake in the gas plant Nyhamna, one of the largest gas-processing plants on the Norwegian continental shelf..

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Shell and Petrobras sign technical cooperation agreement to strengthen deepwater partnership

12 September 2017   Royal Dutch Shell and Petrobras signed last week in The Hague, Netherlands, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish a long-term mutual collaboration in developing pre-salt fields in Brazil. In true partnership spirit between two of the world’s....

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Shell buys floating production, subsea facility off Louisiana coast for $1 billion

12 July 2017   Shell E and P Offshore Services BV is buying the floating production, storage and offloading and subsea infrastructure facility Turritella in a $1 billion deal. The vessel had been under charter since September. The deal allows a Shell....

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Fugro Announces Partnership with Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE

17 February 2017   Fugro today announced a partnership with the Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE to support first round testing of the global, three-year competition, which incentivises development of rapid, unmanned and high resolution ocean mapping technologies. Fugro’s role is to provide....

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C-Kore & Shell give Joint Presentation at Subsea Expo

27 January 2017   C-Kore Systems and Shell UK will give a joint presentation at the Subsea Expo Conference Thursday the 2nd of February in Aberdeen. The presentation will focus on the use of the C-Kore Subsea Testing technology during intervention....

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Shell and Partners Gear up to Commence Drilling Programme in Tanzania

03 November 2016   Shell and its joint venture partners, Pavilion Energy and Ophir Energy, announced today the start of its drilling programme covering two wells in Block 1 and 4, located in the Mafia Deep basin off Tanzania. The rig....

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Shell Springboard Funding Available for Low-carbon Businesses

05 October 2016   Shell Springboard is now accepting applications from low-carbon businesses for up to £150,000 of equity-free funding. You can submit your application until Friday, October 28, on the Shell website: www.shellspringboard.org. Shell Springboard provides funding, marketing and....

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Shell Sets New Record on Nigerian Content with Local Refurbishment of Subsea Tree

16 August 2016   Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo) achieved significant savings in the cost of subsea equipment through an initiative which has seen the refurbishment of five Subsea Trees in-country led by Nigerian engineers, thus setting a new....

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Shell Resumes Canada Drilling After Riser Drop

23 June 2016   Shell has been cleared to resume drilling offshore Canada following a review to its procedures after an incident saw a 2km riser section drop to the seafloor. Shell was drilling the Cheshire L-97 well, in about 2000m....

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Shell Announces Cut of 2,200 Jobs

25 May 2016   Royal Dutch Shell is to cut at least another 2,200 jobs, with around 475 of those coming from its UK and Ireland oil and gas production business. The cuts are mainly due to Shell's takeover of oil and....

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Shell gets Go Ahead for Draugen Wells

03 May 2016   Shell has received consent to use two subsea wells on the Draugen field in the Norwegian Sea. Norway’s Petroleum Safety Authority has given Shell consent to commission the last two wells, designated G2 and G3 after the company....

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Shell Delivers More Brazil Deepwater Production

15 March 2016   Shell and its joint venture announce the start of oil production from the third phase of the deepwater Parque das Conchas (BC-10) development in Brazil’s Campos Basin. Production for this final phase of the project is expected....

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Shell to Decide on Ormen Lange Subsea Compression in 2016

19 November 2015   Shell plans to decide next year whether to resume installing subsea compressors at its giant Ormen Lange field offshore Norway, a company's senior executive said on Thursday, after stopping the project last year to save costs. 'We still....

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Shell Confirms Kaikias Oil Discovery

19 November 2015   Kaikias is a high-value opportunity in the deep-water Gulf of Mexico located in close proximity to existing Shell infrastructure in this deep-water Gulf of Mexico heartland. Kaikias builds upon Shell’s exploration and development leadership position in the....

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Shell Changes Response to Possible Blowout, gets OK to Drill off Nova Scotia

22 October 2015   A federal regulator will allow Shell Canada Ltd. to begin exploration drilling off Nova Scotia after it reduced the number of days it would take the company to bring in capping technology in the event of a....

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DeepOcean Awarded Survey Contract by Shell

14 September 2015   DeepOcean has been awarded a Call-off contract for provision of ROV based Survey Services by Shell in The North Sea. DeepOcean has long track record of ROV based survey services for North Sea oil and gas operators. This....

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‘Safe Astoria’ Remains with Shell in the Philippines

10 June 2015   Shell has extended a contract for a Prosafe-owned offshore accommodation rig in the Philippines. According to the Prosafe, one of the world’s largest suppliers of offshore accommodation rigs, also know as flotels, Shell has decided to award a....

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Norway Approves Shell’s Proposal to Use Transocean Barents to Drill Well on Draugen Field

15 May 2015   Norwegian Governmental supervisory authority, the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA), has approved Norske Shell's proposal to use the Transocean Barents facility to drill a well on the Draugen field. Shell is set to drill a new production well,....

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OTC 2015: Shell Takes Plunge with Deepwater CT Scan

05 May 2015   Shell has completed a technlogy first after deploying a subsea CT scanner to its Gulf of Mexico deepwater flowlines. The industry giant worked with Tracerco, which is part of FTSE100 Johnson Matthey Plc, to deploy the device at....

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