Field Development , Subsea

Petrobras to Hire FPSO Platform from SBM Offshore for Búzios Field

Brazilian oil company Petrobras said it signed a letter of intent on Feb. 24 with Holland’s SBM Offshore to hire a FPSO for the Búzios field in the Santos Basin pre-salt.

February 25, 2021

Field Development , Subsea

Lamprell Lands Aramco Contract for Giant Offshore Oil Field

Lamprell has been awarded an engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) contract on Feb. 24 by Saudi Aramco as part of their long-term agreement program (LTA) with Lamprell.

February 25, 2021

Field Development , Subsea

TechnipFMC Snags Another Multimillion-dollar Subsea Contract

TechnipFMC’s latest contract, with state-owned Petronas, covers the development of 10 deepwater wells and their tieback to the Limbayong FPSO unit offshore Malaysia.

February 23, 2021

Exploration & Production , ROVs

E&P Plus: Problem Solving in the Field with ROVs

Over the years, the ROV industry has seen many iterative advances in technology, changing the role and modern capabilities of remote vehicles in subsea operations.

February 19, 2021


TechnipFMC Wins Subsea Tieback Contract for Two Concessions Offshore Egypt

TechnipFMC has been awarded a significant integrated iEPCI contract on Feb. 17 by NIpetco and PetroAmriya, two joint ventures between Energean and Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) and Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) for a subsea tieback located offshore Egypt on the North El Amriya and North Idku concession.

February 18, 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

Drilling , Subsea

India’s ONGC Extends Drilling Contract for Vantage Explorer Drillship

Vantage Drilling International revealed that its ultra-deepwater drillship, the Platinum Explorer, has received a letter of award on Feb. 3 for a two-year contract from Oil and Natural Gas Company (ONGC).

February 4, 2021


Danos Wins GoM Production Operations Contract

Danos has been awarded a multiyear contract on Feb. 2 for production operations with a major oil and gas producer in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM).

February 3, 2021

Field Development , Subsea

Subsea 7, Aibel Score Northern Lights Contracts from Equinor

Subsea 7 and Aibel have been awarded contracts for Equinor’s Northern Lights project on Jan. 28.

January 28, 2021


Forum Manufactures Technologically Advanced Submarine Rescue Vehicle

Forum Energy Technologies has completed manufacturing a highly advanced submarine rescue vehicle (SRV) on Jan. 26 including cutting edge technologies, which may be utilized to extract submariners from distress situations.

January 26, 2021