Offshore

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

New Fortress Starts Barcarena LNG Terminal Operations in Brazil

New Fortress’ facility consists of an offshore terminal and an FSRU that will supply LNG to several customers.

March 1, 2024

HSE , Governance

Equinor Resumes Helicopter Flights on NCS Following Fatal Accident

Operator also announced it is expanding its helicopter fleet by 15 through contracts with Bell and Leonardo, with the first two helicopters slated for delivery in about a year.

March 1, 2024

Wind , Joint Ventures

Equinor, Ørsted/Eversource Land New York Offshore Wind Awards

RWE Renewables and National Grid’s Community Offshore Wind 2 project was waitlisted and may be considered for award and contract negotiations later, NYSERDA says.

February 29, 2024

Exploration & Production

Deadline in Trinidad and Tobago’s Bid Round Extended

Bids for the 13 shallow water blocks offshore Trinidad and Tobago are now due on May 27.

February 29, 2024

Emerging Plays , Deepwater , Discoveries

Rystad: More Deepwater Wells to be Drilled in 2024

Upstream majors dive into deeper and frontier waters while exploration budgets for 2024 remain flat.

February 29, 2024

HSE

1 Fatality in Equinor Helicopter Training Accident Offshore Norway

Equinor employee died following the helicopter accident, the cause of which has not been reported.

February 29, 2024

Field Development

Tyra Redevelopment Heading for Production in March

TotalEnergies said the Danish North Sea project will take about four months to ramp up and is expected to produce 2.8 Bcm/year.

February 28, 2024

Field Development

Green Light for ConocoPhillips’ Eldfisk Nord

ConocoPhillips is expected to begin production at its Eldfisk Nord project before the first quarter ends.

February 28, 2024

Acquisitions & Divestitures

Hess: Pre-emption Provision Doesn't Apply to Buyout Deal With Chevron

Hess Corp. said on Feb. 27 that a pre-emption provision does not apply to its proposed $53-billion buyout by Chevron Corp. and it remains "fully committed" to the deal.

February 27, 2024

Field Development , Deepwater , Completions

Remotely Controlled Well Completion Carried Out at SNEPCo’s Bonga Field

Optime Subsea, which supplied the operation’s remotely operated controls system, says its technology reduces equipment from transportation lists and reduces operation time.

February 27, 2024