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Renewables

Fugro Adds Vessels to Atlantic Shores Offshore Wind Site

Fugro has mobilized two additional vessels off the coast of New Jersey to support their ongoing site characterization work for Atlantic Shores Offshore Wind, a joint venture between Shell New Energies US LLC (Shell) and EDF Renewables North America, the company said on July 9.

July 9, 2020

Subsea

Halliburton Launches Subsea Fiber Optic Service with TechnipFMC

The technology creates a paradigm shift to reduce reservoir uncertainty and lower total cost of ownership.

July 9, 2020

Completions

Weatherford Signs Four-Year Contract with Eni

Radio frequency identification-equipped downhole casing isolation valves aim to increase operational safety and reservoir performance.

July 9, 2020

Water Management

Petrofac Bags $135 Million Contract with Kazakhstan’s NCOC

The work scope for the 30-month project includes an inlet stream screening to remove debris, feed water tanks with oil skimmer and pumps, a clarifier system including flocculation, coagulation and oil skimmer, treated wastewater storage and pumps, sludge treatment and relative utilities.

July 9, 2020

Exploration & Production

E&P Drilling: Gyroscopic Surveying Improves Wellbore Placement in Latin America

Ensuring a well’s trajectory makes high-accuracy wellbore surveying one of the most critical aspects of operational and financial success.

July 8, 2020

Shale Plays

NGL Energy Partners Secures Delaware Basin Acreage Dedication for Produced Water

NGL Energy Partners LP has signed a new long-term produced water transportation and disposal agreement with a supermajor, the company said July 8.

July 8, 2020

Technology

TechnipFMC Inks Major Contract for Hydrocracking Complex in Egypt

TechnipFMC has signed a major engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract with Assiut National Oil Processing Company (ANOPC) for the construction of a new hydrocracking complex for the Assiut refinery in Egypt.

July 8, 2020

Discoveries

Petro.ai and AWS Partner to Operationalize Modern Analytics, Reduce Costs

The automated integration of Petro.ai with Amazon S3, AWS Lambda, and AWS VPC minimizes time spent loading, normalizing, and managing data while providing the elastic compute power required for modern analytics at enterprise scale.

July 8, 2020

Exploration & Production

E&P Exploration: New Pyrolysis Method Offers an Accurate Alternative for Evaluating Unconventional Oil Resources

A novel and efficient method overcomes limitations for evaluating bitumen-rich source rocks.

July 7, 2020

Subsea

Saipem Wins $325 Million Petrobras Contract Offshore Brazil

Saipem has been awarded a contract by Petrobras on July 6 for the installation of a rigid riser-based subsea system to serve the Búzios pre-salt project, in water depths from 1,537 m to 2,190 m, offshore the state of Rio de Janeiro.

July 7, 2020