Deepwater

Deepwater , Technology

E&P Tech: Custom Solutions Enable Reliable Deepwater Well Operations

Customized HPUs can offer specific improvements over off-the-shelf equipment that allow deepwater E&P companies to focus on what they do best—supplying the world with inexpensive energy.

May 9, 2022

Deepwater , Technology

OTC 2022: Deepwater Resources Critical for Future Energy Mix, Exxon Mobil Exec Says

A senior offshore executive of Exxon Mobil discussed the importance of deepwater resources and how the company is trying to bring its discoveries onstream as quickly as possible.

May 4, 2022

Field Development , Deepwater

TotalEnergies Kicks Off Production from Giant Mero Field Offshore Brazil

“The production start-up of the first permanent FPSO in Libra block is a new milestone for TotalEnergies in Brazil,” CEO Patrick Pouyanné says.

May 2, 2022

Deepwater , Completions

Deepwater Completions: Impact on Gulf of Mexico Lower Tertiary Production

Here’s a look at the impact Halliburton’s ESTMZ system has had on the way that completions are performed and a new system that specifically addresses the increasing demands of the Gulf of Mexico Lower Tertiary.

April 28, 2022

Rig Counts , Deepwater , Technology

In Too Deep? GoM Operators Weigh Sky-high Day Rates

Offshore may be on the rebound, but Gulf of Mexico rigs are hard to find.

April 13, 2022

Field Development , Deepwater , Subsea

Hunting Wins Contract for Exxon Mobil’s Yellowtail Project Offshore Guyana

Hunting’s Direct Pull-Through installation methodology is intended to simplify installation and enhance safety during project execution for the Yellowtail development—Exxon Mobil’s fourth, and largest, project within the Stabroek Block offshore Guyana.

April 12, 2022

Deepwater , Policy & Regulations

Canada Approves $12 Billion Bay Du Nord Offshore Oil Project

Equinor received approval from the Canadian government for a $12 billion offshore project off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador, despite opposition from environmental groups.

April 7, 2022

Deepwater , Policy & Regulations

Canada Approves $12 Billion Bay Du Nord Offshore Oil Project

Equinor got approval from the Canadian government to start a $12 billion offshore project off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador, despite opposition from environmental groups.

April 7, 2022

Exploration & Production , Deepwater

Exxon Mobil Makes FID on Largest Offshore Guyana Project Yet

Yellowtail—Exxon Mobil’s fourth, and largest, project in the Stabroek Block offshore Guyana—is expected to add a capacity of about 250,000 bbl/d of oil.

April 4, 2022

Field Development , Deepwater

Shell Adds Deepwater Production in the Gulf of Mexico with PowerNap

Shell Offshore began production at PowerNap, a tieback to the Olympus production hub in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, anticipating production of 20,000 boe/d.

March 30, 2022