New Article information at Offshore Technology New and updated information from Article listed on en-us New Article information at Offshore Technology Zama Oil Discovery The Zama oil discovery is located in Block 7 of the Sureste Basin off the shore of Mexico, at a water depth of roughly 165m. Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT GE & Noble look to the Digital Rig to cut expenditure General Electric and Noble Corporation recently announced a partnership to collaborate on a Digital Rig solution. The product will enable data-driven operational efficiency by using data analytics with the aim of reaching a 20% reduction in operation… Sun, 16 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Offshore Cape Three Points (OCTP) Integrated Oil and Gas Project The Offshore Cape Three Points (OCTP) Integrated Oil and Gas Project includes the combined development of the Sankofa Main, Sankofa East, Gye Nyame, Sankofa East Cenomanian and Sankofa East Campanian fields. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Big Oil and the Amazon: a tale of two discoveries Total’s plans to drill near Brazil’s newly discovered Amazon Reef have suffered a setback after the federal prosecutor of the state of Amapá has recommended the suspension of environmental licensing for their planned deepwater drilling project. But w… Wed, 12 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Garantiana Oil Field, North Sea Garantiana oil field is located in Production License (PL) 554 of the Norwegian North Sea in 384m of water. Wed, 12 Jul 2017 15:03:00 GMT Coral Field, Area 4, Rovuma Basin The Coral natural gas field located in Area 4, offshore Mozambique, is being developed by Eni as the operator. Thu, 06 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT June's top stories: BP, Reliance’s $6bn investment, Rosneft hit by Cyberattack BP and Reliance announced plans to invest $6bn in deepwater gas resources in India, Russian oil producer Rosneft was hit by Cyberattack, Statoil gained approval for Njord and Bauge fields in Norwegian Sea. wraps-up the key hea… Tue, 04 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Smith Bay Project, North Slope, Alaska Smith Bay is a shallow oil play spread over 117,000 acres, located 150 miles (241.4km) west of the Prudhoe Bay in the North Slope, Alaska, US. Mon, 03 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Smart clothing for offshore workers A former health and safety officer has developed a new smart textile, the Centurion 3, to protect offshore workers in emergencies. So how does it work? Mon, 03 Jul 2017 13:40:00 GMT Offshore Technology Focus: Issue 56 In this issue: Progress with automated subsea platforms, extracting Japan’s methane hydrate reserves, GE’s digital rig project, Aberdeen’s future as a hub for UK oil, Ghana’s deepwater potential, an alternative to seismic airguns, and more. Thu, 29 Jun 2017 11:23:00 GMT Badamyar Gas Project The Badamyar gas project involves the development of the Badamyar gas field, which is located in the M5 block of the Gulf of Martaban in the Andaman Sea, off the shore of Myanmar. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 14:50:00 GMT Build better: improving project delivery in the UK North Sea The UK Oil & Gas Authority has published a five-year review of new projects in the UK North Sea, and has found that since 2011, only 25% of projects were delivered on time, with an average delay of ten months. The review also found that projects stre… Tue, 27 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT SMI-71 Discovery Development, Gulf of Mexico SMI-71 is a light oil discovery located in the South Marsh Island Block 70 / 71, covering an area of 34.29km² of the Gulf of Mexico. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Njord Future Project, Norwegian Sea Njord is an offshore oil and gas field located in blocks 6407/7 and 6407/10 in the Norwegian Sea. Lying 30km west of the Draugen field, Njord is located in water depths of 330m and started production in 1997 via the Njord A floating production facili… Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT GE’s Ghanaian oil and gas growth story GE Oil & Gas has expanded its presence in Ghana with the completion of a brand-new facility at Takoradi Port, as well as a commitment to providing training for Ghanaian personnel. Ado Oseragbaje, GE’s president and CEO for Sub-Saharan Africa, tells u… Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Bison, Iguana and Gajah Puteri (BIGP) Development Project The Bison, Iguana and Gajah Puteri (BIGP) project includes the development of three gas fields known as Bison, Iguana and Gajah Puteri, which are located in Block A of the Natuna Sea, off the shore of Indonesia. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:21:00 GMT Bauge Field, North Sea Bauge Field, formerly known as Snilehorn, is an oil field located in block 6407 / 8 of production license PL348 in the Norwegian North Sea. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Japan’s flammable ice: second test extraction underway Resource-poor Japan has just begun its second test extraction of methane hydrates, a super-abundant source of natural gas mostly found underneath the ocean and often referred to as ‘fire ice’. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT A safe alternative to the seismic airgun The use of seismic airguns in offshore oil exploration has proved controversial, with some claiming that they may interfere with natural patterns of animals such as whales and dolphins. Now Geokinetics has completed the second successful deployment … Fri, 16 Jun 2017 12:47:00 GMT Byrding Oil and Gas Field, North Sea Byrding is an oil and gas field located in production licence 090B in block 35/11 in the North Sea. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT