EnerMech wins five-year LNG contract in Australia

EnerMech wins five-year LNG contract in Australia

EnerMech Australia has been awarded a five-year contract to provide specialist nitrogen. EnerMech has announced a key appointment as part of its next phase of growth with Alex Goude. MInteg has been awarded its largest contract to date and will supply inspection services to a major oil and gas operator. The flange management services to a LNG facility in Central Queensland. Laz Koszeghy joined the Aberdeen-headquartered mechanical and electrical services specialist. EnerMech has appointed a new Regional Director for Australasia. EnerMech are looking to recruit up to four apprentice engineers. The work will be conducted on-site, located off the coast...

Dolphin Drilling lands semisub contract with Shell

Dolphin Drilling lands semisub contract with Shell

Global contractor Dolphin Drilling has secured further work for its Borgland Dolphin semi-submersible drilling rig. The oil rig has left a £50,000 cash donation. Olsen Energy ASA, has entered into a contract for the provision. The company has won a contract with AS Norske Shell in Norway to provide rig support. The majority lenders under the company’s $2 billion secured credit facility. Dolphin Drilling’s main shareholder, Bonheur, has decided it will no longer contribute any money. The work will commence in February following the completion of two other projects for the rig. Company owning the undeveloped Liberator oil field and...

Equinor chooses Saipem for industry-first autonomous subsea drone project

Equinor chooses Saipem for industry-first autonomous subsea drone project

Equinor has awarded Saipem a subsea service contract using a wireless underwater intervention drone. Equinor joins YPF Luz for the development of the Cañadón León wind farm in Santa Cruz in Argentina. New York State governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced Equinor’s Empire Wind as a winner. This contact will make Equinor the first user of technology expected to be completed in 2020. Company agreed with Lundin Petroleum AB to divest a 16 percent shareholding. Equinor has entered into an agreement to sell a 25% ownership interest in the Arkona offshore wind farm. It is the first contract signed for...

Rockwell Automation, Schlumberger form industry’s first integrated automation solutions provider

Rockwell Automation, Schlumberger form industry’s first integrated automation solutions provider

Rockwell Automation and Schlumberger announced the closing of their previously-announced joint venture. The oil and gas industry’s first digitally enabled, integrated automation solutions provider. Rockwell Automation Inc announces senior leadership transition to be effective November 1. Transaction Expands Rockwell’s Consulting and Systems Integration Scale in Fast Growing Industrial Transformation market. Automation Fair will feature more than 150 exhibits showcasing the latest products. Three new members can help industrial companies stay current with today’s safety standards and improve productivity. Industrial producers that want to deploy machine-mounted HMIs can save time. The first NSF-certified HMI terminal and new hygienic servo motors can...

Neptune Energy taps Valaris jackup for Seagull development

Neptune Energy taps Valaris jackup for Seagull development

Neptune Energy and its joint venture partners BP and JAPEX announced Valaris has been awarded a contract. The merger of Neptune Energy Norge with VNG Norge creates a strong platform with a broad operating skillset. Eko Lumadyo joins the company as Managing Director of the Indonesian business. The Company earns four licences as operator and five as partner in the APA 2018 licensing round. It provide a heavy-duty jack-up drilling rig for the Seagull development oil project in the UK North Sea. Neptune Energy and Sonatrach announced that first gas has gone in to its Touat project. Neptune Energy and...

Schlumberger enhances bit strength, lifespan with new armor cladding alloy

Schlumberger enhances bit strength, lifespan with new armor cladding alloy

Smith Bits, a Schlumberger company, today introduced Aegis armor cladding. Schlumberger introduced the GAIA digital exploration platform at the 81st EAGE Conference. Schlumberger announced the integration of industry-leading TIBCO Spotfire and TIBCO Data Virtualization. It significantly improves bit body design flexibility and erosion resistance. Company announced the expiration of the previously announced cash tender offer by Schlumberger Holdings Corporation. Schlumberger announced today its biennial event, the SIS Global Forum 2019 has surpassed expectations. It composed of a proprietary tungsten carbide material. Global organizations will work together to accelerate development of cloud-native solutions. Deployment of the Petrotechnical Suite in the DELFI...

BP’s Dudley drawing up plans to step down within 12 months, Sky News says

BP’s Dudley drawing up plans to step down within 12 months, Sky News says

BP CEO Bob Dudley took the helm after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill crisis. BP agrees to sell its entire business in Alaska to Hilcorp in a deal worth $5.6 billion. BP’s North Sea business has successfully executed a groundbreaking pilot project testing innovative ways. BP announced that it will deploy continuous measurement of methane emissions. BP and leading mobility platform DiDi develop a new charging network in the world’s biggest market for electric vehicles. BP and Eni signed an exploration and production sharing agreement (EPSA) for Block 77 in central Oman. It expanding partnership into fuel and convenience...

Schlumberger and TIBCO collaborate to provide advanced analytics in the DELFI environment

Schlumberger and TIBCO collaborate to provide advanced analytics in the DELFI environment

Schlumberger announced the integration of industry-leading TIBCO Spotfire and TIBCO Data Virtualization technologies. Company announced the expiration of the previously announced cash tender offer by Schlumberger Holdings Corporation. Schlumberger announced its biennial event, the SIS Global Forum 2019, has surpassed expectations. The collaboration will augment Schlumberger domain science applications with new analytics capabilities. The Ora platform brings unprecedented performance in dynamic reservoir characterization. Global organizations will work together to accelerate development of cloud-native solutions. It significantly expanding DELFI environment user access to intuitive data virtualization tools. Schlumberger and TGS today announced a new 3D seismic reimaging project in the Egyptian...

ExxonMobil to sell Norway upstream operations for $4.5 billion

ExxonMobil to sell Norway upstream operations for $4.5 billion

ExxonMobil signed an agreement today with Var Energi AS. United Way of Beaumont and North Jefferson County to receive $200,000. Tripletail-1 well is located in Turbot area on the Stabroek Block. Technology uses advanced chemistry to remove carbon dioxide from emissions sources. Its non-operated upstream assets in Norway for $4.5 billion. Upstream liquids production grows by 8 percent from a year earlier, driven by the Permian Basin. Its previously announced plans to divest approximately $15 billion in non-strategic assets by 2021. The Board of Directors of Exxon Mobil Corporation declared a cash dividend of $0.87 cents. Company increases polyethylene plant...

PESA Argentina chapter debuts in Buenos Aires

PESA Argentina chapter debuts in Buenos Aires

United States Ambassador to Argentina Edward Prado welcomed PESA to his residence in Buenos Aires. The PESA West Texas Steering Committee conducted a school supply drive for local schools in August. PESA in welcoming new Member Companies ProFrac Services, Tomahawk Safety. After a welcome and overview of the oil and gas industry dynamics in Argentina by Ambassador Prado. Alabaster summarized his 36 years of industry experience into chapters highlighting learning experiences. PESA President Leslie Beyer introduced attendees to PESA. The PESA Credit Interchange Division (CID) Committee hosted a roundtable about the working relationships between credit and sales. PESA hosted its...