Top decommissioning operators to speak at GOM summit

Experts from operators at the forefront of decommissioning in the Gulf of Mexico have been 
confirmed as keynote speakers at the largest decommissioning and abandonment gathering in
the world taking place in Houston.
Win Thornton, vice president for decommissioning at BP, and Lew Dennis, Chevron’s

Shipwreck salvage techniques could help GOM decommissioning, expert says

A Dutch salvage expert believes that techniques developed by the global salvage industry could be
usefully deployed for offshore decommissioning in the Gulf of Mexico (GOM).
Jelle Lanting, commercial manager of Manmoet Salvage BV, told DecomWorld that since every
shipwreck presents a unique mix of risks and opportunities, salvage companies have to be ‘terribly
creative’.
Recent Manmoet projects include the […]

AMEC wins brownfield modifications contract for TAQA’s Cladhan field development, North Sea

AMEC, the international engineering and project management company, has been appointed by TAQA’s UK business, to undertake the engineering, procurement and  construction of modifications to the Tern oil production platform to accommodate a new subsea tie-back to the Cladhan field in the northern North Sea. AMEC will also provide commissioning support.

Stork Technical Services celebrates safety excellence at REACH Annual Safety Awards

Stork Technical Services, the leading global provider of asset integrity management services for the oil and gas, chemical and power sectors, celebrated a year of outstanding safety performance at its first global REACH Annual Safety Awards (Thursday 20 June).

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Leading Manufacturing and Engineering Firm Secures Deals Worth £1.8 Million

Leading North east company Hydrus has secured deals worth £1.8 million in the last three months, resulting in the creation of seven new jobs.
The Brechin-based company has secured the work primarily in the subsea engineering sector where it will support subsea construction activities for clients in the North Sea, west of Shetland and Trinidad & […]

Mindfulness – making personal safety a reality

THERE have been significant improvements in workforce safety in the UKCS sector of the oil and gas industry since its inception over 50 years ago. The industry can point to a combination of technical advances, procedural improvements and a maturing safety culture to explain this improvement.
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Centrifuges Un-Limited Experiences Business Uplift in Middle East

Leading Aberdeen-based oil and gas service company Centrifuges Un-Limited is reporting an uplift in interest from the Middle East with £750,000 of work secured in the region since the start of the year.
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Deadline extended for SPE Aberdeen student bursaries

SPE Aberdeen has announced that the deadline for students wishing to apply for the 2012-13 bursary programme has been extended by a further two weeks to Sunday, 14 April. Click here to read more

Energy Ventures Hosts Annual Aberdeen Reception & Technology Showcase

ABERDEEN – Energy Ventures, an independent venture capital firm dedicated to funding high-growth upstream oil and gas technology companies, hosted its annual reception and technology showcase at the Marcliffe Hotel in Aberdeen. Click here to read more