Business , Deepwater , Acquisitions & Divestitures

EnVen Energy Takes Over for BHP in Deepwater Gulf of Mexico Field

The transaction with private Houston-based operator EnVen Energy marks BHP’s exit from the Neptune Field in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico.

May 21, 2021

Deepwater , Artificial Lift , Subsea

Magma Delivers World’s First High Pressure Composite Riser Pipe

Magma Global has delivered the world’s first high-pressure composite riser pipe to HWCG’s storage location on the U.S. Gulf Coast on May 14, completing its rapidly deployable Offset Flexible Riser (OFR) system.

May 14, 2021

Deepwater , Seismic

E&P Plus: Derisking Presalt Prospectivity in the Deepwater Campos Basin

Improved velocity model accuracy affords improved image quality, illumination and depth accuracy of the subsurface structures found within the presalt play.

May 14, 2021

Deepwater , Seismic

TGS Commences Acquisition on Santos 3D Multiclient Phase 4 Offshore Brazil

TGS, a global provider of energy data and intelligence, said on May 10 it has commenced acquisition on Santos multiclient 3D Phase 4 survey offshore Brazil.

May 10, 2021

Deepwater , Seismic

CGG Bags OBN Imaging Work with Equinor in Brazil

CGG has been awarded a major contract by Equinor on May 10 for the seismic imaging of its Bacalhau 3D ocean bottom node (OBN) survey covering 409 sq km currently being acquired in Brazil’s deepwater Santos Basin.

May 10, 2021

Field Development , Deepwater

LLOG, Eni Ink Mississippi Canyon Tieback Deal in Deepwater Gulf of Mexico

LLOG Exploration Offshore LLC and Eni have signed an infrastructure agreement in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico on Feb. 10.

February 10, 2021

Deepwater , Subsea

CNOOC Delivers 53,000 Tonne-Production, Storage Platform to Deepwater Gas Field

China’s offshore oil and gas major CNOOC Ltd. has delivered Shenhai-1, a 53,000-tonne, 120-m tall locally built semi-submersible production and storage platform on Feb. 9 to its deep sea gas project in the South China Sea, a state-owned media has reported.

February 9, 2021

Deepwater , Technology

E&P Plus Offshore Well Control: MWCC CEO Discusses Emergency Response Readiness

The Marine Well Containment Co. recently added a 20,000-psi capping stack and subsea coolers to its portfolio to help contain compromised deepwater wells in the Gulf of Mexico.

January 21, 2021

Deepwater , Energy Transition , Digital Oilfield

Newfoundland and Labrador Unite to Pursue Clean Tech Opportunities Offshore Canada

The Newfoundland and Labrador Environmental Industry Association (NEIA), Noia, and the Oil and Gas Corporation of Newfoundland and Labrador are working together to accelerate awareness and the pursuit of clean technology opportunities in Canada’s offshore oil and gas industry, the companies said on Jan. 7.

January 8, 2021

Discoveries , Deepwater , Drilling

Petrobras Finds High Quality Oil in New Well at Giant Buzios Field

Brazil’s state-controlled oil producer Petroleo Brasileiro SA confirmed the presence of high quality oil on Dec. 22 after drilling a new well at Buzios, the country’s second-most productive field.

December 22, 2020