Silver Fox labels exhibit excellent results in latest long-term UV tests

Not content with putting its labels through demanding product testing, leading UK manufacturer of labelling solutions, Silver Fox®, is now subjecting its labels to long-term accelerated ultra-violet (UV) weathering. Read more…

Rise in demand for rental equipment offshore drilling projects predicted

As confidence in the economy returns and discussions about the introduction of a new industry regulator to help revitalise exploration progress, Aquaterra Energy is forecasting a rise in demand for rental equipment in the oil and gas market. Read more…

AFL Introduces High-Efficiency Stockbridge Vibration Damper

Spartanburg, SC – AFL is launching a high-efficiency Dissipator Stockbridge vibration damper, a motion control attachment that provides significant performance improvement over traditional dampers. The new Stockbridge vibration damper features a unique offset bell-shaped weight configuration that doubles the number of resonant frequencies. This provides more consistent efficiency performance over the Aeolian frequency span and eliminates damage caused by Aeolian vibration. Read more…

AFL Completes Acquisition of Tier2

Spartanburg, SC – AFL announces it has acquired Tier2 Technologies, an Alberta, Canada-based fiber construction services firm. Tier2 will join the AFL portfolio expanding the company’s offering of telecommunications services. Tier2 provides consulting, engineering, project management, construction, splicing and testing services to the telecommunications industry with a focus on FTTx, transport and industrial networks. Tier2 offers its services across Canada and the United States. Read more…

AFL Introduces HiTUC High Temperature Universal Compound for Filler and Pad-to-Pad Connections

Spartanburg, SC – AFL is launching a High Temperature Universal Compound (HiTUC) that can be used as a filler compound on high-temp compression accessories and pad-to-pad connections. Designed to withstand the increased operating temperatures of high temperature/low sag conductors, HiTUC is ideal for dead ends, joints, terminals, tee taps and jumper connectors. Read more…

Unique Wellube’s Valve Testing System “Uni-Test” Certified by Bureau Veritas

Unique Wellube FZC, a Unique Maritime Group company, which is one of the world’s leading integrated turnkey subsea and offshore solution providers, is proud to have its “Uni-Test Safety & Relief Valve Testing System” certified by Bureau Veritas, one of the world’s leading independent Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC) bodies. Read more…

Atkins chooses AVEVA Everything3D and AVEVA Laser Modeller

Leading Oil & Gas Engineering and Design Consultancy adopts AVEVA software to drive Engineering and Design for Lean Construction. Read more…

Shell lifts first crude oil from the Majnoon oilfield

Shell announced today that the Majnoon oilfield it operates in partnership with South Oil Company (SOC), Petronas and Missan Oil in Southern Iraq has successfully exported its first shipment of crude oil to Shell trading, a significant milestone for the oilfield. Read more…

Aquaterra Energy delivers CSP solution offshore West Africa

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Following successful conclusion of a design competition, work is well underway at Aquaterra Energy to design, fabricate and install a minimum facilities Conductor Supported Platform (CSP) for South Atlantic Petroleum Benin S. A. (SAPETRO), off the West African coast.  The contract was awarded following completion of a detailed pre-engineering design study by the Aquaterra Energy team, which resulted in development of a fully rig-installable solution to meet the customer’s timeline and budget. Read more…

Osiris Projects are growing and expanding

Osiris Projects are experts in the acquisition, interpretation and presentation of highly accurate and precisely positioned seabed and subseabed data. Read more…