Offshore Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.offshore-technology.com web site http://www.offshore-technology.com/ en-us http://www.offshore-technology.com/ Offshore Technology-Updates http://www.offshore-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Nong Yao Oil Field http://www.offshore-technology.com/projects/nong-yao-oil-field/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/projects/nong-yao-oil-field/ Nong Yao oil field is situated in the G11/48 concession in southern Gulf of Thailand, approximately 165km off the coast of Thailand, in a water depth of approximately 75m. Sun, 24 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Training Services http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/environmental/training-services/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/environmental/training-services/ Decontamination: Fri, 22 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Offshore Technology Focus: Issue 31 http://www.offshore-technology.com/features/featureoffshore-technology-focus-issue-31-4583902/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/features/featureoffshore-technology-focus-issue-31-4583902/ In the latest issue of Offshore Technology Focus we find out what it takes to secure funding for projects, explore the Nigerian offshore industry, learn more about new age activism and much more Fri, 22 May 2015 14:03:00 GMT Underwater Automated System for Grid and Structure Inspection http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/hydraulics/underwater-automated-system/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/hydraulics/underwater-automated-system/ Among the inspection tasks prescribed for civil engineering structures and oil and gas infrastructures, underwater crack detection belongs to the most challenging. This application note aims at demonstrating that the eddy current (EC) technique can b… Fri, 22 May 2015 13:19:00 GMT Oil prices fall on Friday due to Middle East supply concerns http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-prices-fall-friday-over-middle-east-supply-concerns-4583680 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-prices-fall-friday-over-middle-east-supply-concerns-4583680 Oil prices have fallen over supply concerns following escalating geopolitical disturbance in the Middle East. Thu, 21 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Pentair Launches Global Contest to Celebrate 40 Years of Raychem Innovation http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/controls/pentair-thermal-management/press40-yrs-raychem.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/controls/pentair-thermal-management/press40-yrs-raychem.html Pentair's Technical Solutions, the leading provider of electrical heat-tracing systems, has launched the Pole Position contest to celebrate the 40-year anniversary of its Raychem self-regulating technology. Thu, 21 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Statoil claims Gudrun pipeline leak in North Sea could have been 'fatal' http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsstatoil-gudrun-pipeline-leak-north-sea-could-have-been-fatal-4583487 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsstatoil-gudrun-pipeline-leak-north-sea-could-have-been-fatal-4583487 Statoil has completed its investigation into the leak that occurred on the Gudrun platform in the North Sea in February, stating that it could have been 'fatal'. Thu, 21 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Woodside Petroleum to commission Browse LNG project off Australia in 2021 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newswoodside-petroleum-commission-browse-lng-project-off-australia-2021-4583548 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newswoodside-petroleum-commission-browse-lng-project-off-australia-2021-4583548 Woodside Petroleum has announced plans to commission the previously postponed Browse floating LNG project off the coast of Australia in late-2021. Thu, 21 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT BP, Halliburton and Transocean settle 2010 Deepwater Horizon claims http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsbp-halliburton-and-transocean-settle-2010-deepwater-horizon-claims-4583516 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsbp-halliburton-and-transocean-settle-2010-deepwater-horizon-claims-4583516 BP has settled the 2010 Deepwater Horizon financial claims with US-based oilfield services provider Halliburton and Swiss contract drilling company Transocean. Thu, 21 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Juniper Offshore Gas Project http://www.offshore-technology.com/projects/juniper-offshore-gas-project/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/projects/juniper-offshore-gas-project/ The Juniper offshore project, located in the East Mayaro Block (Block EM) off Trinidad and Tobago’s south-east coast, comprises the development of the Corallita and Lantana gas fields owned by BP Trinidad and Tobago (bpTT). Thu, 21 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Active Load-Strain Gauge Transducers for Load Monitoring Applications http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/instrumentation/activeload/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/instrumentation/activeload/ Active Load provides complete transducer solutions with the design and manufacture of strain gauge transducers.Strain gauge transducers are designed to be used as load cells, force sensors, torque se... Thu, 21 May 2015 16:12:00 GMT FoundOcean-The Experts in Subsea Grouting for the Offshore Energy Construction Industry http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/maintenance/foundocean/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/maintenance/foundocean/ FoundOcean is a world leader in subsea and offshore cementing for the global energy construction industries. Its primary business is fixing structures to the sea bed by foundation grouting. FoundOcea... Thu, 21 May 2015 16:05:00 GMT Eurogrit-Surface Preparation Abrasives http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/corrosion/eurogrit-surface-prep/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/corrosion/eurogrit-surface-prep/ Eurogrit BV is a leader in the field of surface preparation for a wide range of industries including marine and offshore construction, petrochemicals, and shipbuilding. Our advanced products are used... Thu, 21 May 2015 16:04:00 GMT Ferguson Group Expands Chemical Tanks Range in Norway http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/containers/ferguson-group/presschemical-tank-range.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/containers/ferguson-group/presschemical-tank-range.html Ferguson Group, a global specialist in the provision of offshore DNV 2.7-1/EN12079 containers, freezers, workspace and accommodation solutions, has increased its Norwegian product range to include a large fleet of chemical tanks, including cryogenic … Thu, 21 May 2015 15:29:00 GMT Mooring with HMPE Rope http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/installation/mooring-with-hmpe-rope/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/installation/mooring-with-hmpe-rope/ Why and agenda: Thu, 21 May 2015 15:16:00 GMT Draft Proposal for the Lay Up of Drilling Equipment and Systems http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/corrosion/lay-up-drilling-equipment-systems/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/corrosion/lay-up-drilling-equipment-systems/ Preservation of equipment can be highly variable and unreliable if a nominated individual or team does not maintain control of such a programme. Loose specifications, vendor misinterpretation and pressure to meet work schedules inevitably mean preser… Thu, 21 May 2015 15:16:00 GMT Case Study: Improving Project Outcomes with Interface Management http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/computer/case-study-interface-management/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/computer/case-study-interface-management/ As capital projects grow in scope and complexity, there is increasing demand for improved cost efficiencies and strict adherence to safety requirements in heavy engineering construction. Thu, 21 May 2015 15:16:00 GMT How to Improve your Bottom Line http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cables/improve-bottom-line-safe-housekeeping/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cables/improve-bottom-line-safe-housekeeping/ Slips, trips and falls account for 25% of workplace liability accidents (HSENI Annual Report). Around 95% of major slips and trips result in broken bones, and they can also be the initial cause for a range of other accident types such as falls from h… Thu, 21 May 2015 15:15:00 GMT What a Difference a Few Months Can Make: How to Respond to the Oil Price Drop http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/computer/oil-price-drop/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/computer/oil-price-drop/ For five years, high-energy prices drove strong capital investment and strong profit margins throughout the industry. Those same economics also encouraged technical innovations that led to a rapid oil production increase and an increasingly oversuppl… Thu, 21 May 2015 13:24:00 GMT Low Oil Prices - What Should Operating Companies Do Now http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/computer/low-oil-prices/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/computer/low-oil-prices/ The recent and rapid collapse of oil prices from $100+ to less than $50 per barrel has created a challenging environment for all companies in the energy sector. Thu, 21 May 2015 13:23:00 GMT