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 Caman Engineering-Pipeline Flanges and Components for the Offshore Industry http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/pipes/caman-engineering/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/pipes/caman-engineering/ Caman Engineering is the largest independent pipeline flange stockist and manufacturer in Australia.Caman was established in 1954 to provide a service to the petrochemical and mining industries by ma... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:40:00 GMT Brooks Forgings-Hot-Forged Special Bolts, Upset Forging and Drop Forging http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/pipes/brooks-forgings/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/pipes/brooks-forgings/ Brooks Forgings, established in 1960, is a leading UK supplier of hot-forged and machined fastener components. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:38:00 GMT B.Metal-Metal and Mechanical Construction and Engineering http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/design-engineering-construction/bmetal/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/design-engineering-construction/bmetal/ B.Metal performs assembly, monitoring and testing of offshore mechanical structures. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:36:00 GMT Norsafe-Lifeboats, Rescue Boats and Davits http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/safety/norsafe/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/safety/norsafe/ Norsafe is one of the oldest boat-building companies in Norway specialising in lifeboats. The company produces a full range of free-fall boats and fast rescue boats with davits. Since its foundation ... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:30:00 GMT MACAW Engineering-Asset Integrity Management of Plant and Pipeline Systems for the Oil and Gas Industry http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/project/macaw/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/project/macaw/ MACAW Engineering is a leading independent engineering consultancy working closely with global operators of oil and gas production facilities, pipelines and utility systems to reduce risk, maintain integrity and extend the service life of client asse… Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:28:00 GMT Rcontainer-Standard and Customized Offshore Containers and Modules http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/offshore-contractors/rcontainer/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/offshore-contractors/rcontainer/ Founded in 2007 by Richard A Sandvik, Rcontainer AS is a serious player in the offshore container and general container industry. Our advantage is the ability to customize our products to customer ne... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:00 GMT Fire Protection for the Future http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/fire_protection/1682/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/fire_protection/1682/ The Favuseal fire barrier system (FFBS) was introduced in 1988 for the protection of glass-fibre reinforced epoxy piping in the offshore industry. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Revolutionary Jet Fire Insulation http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/fire_protection/revolutionary-jet-fire-insulation/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/fire_protection/revolutionary-jet-fire-insulation/ A new passive fire protection and insulation range has been developed, tested and certified by Bilfinger Industrier in cooperation with Favuseal. The new product portfolio consists of Lambda fire boxes and a new advanced Lambda pre-fabricated piping … Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Nexans supplies first batch of DEH systems to Shah Deniz Stage 2 project http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsnexans-supplies-first-batch-of-deh-systems-to-shah-deniz-stage-2-project-4473449 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsnexans-supplies-first-batch-of-deh-systems-to-shah-deniz-stage-2-project-4473449 Nexans has supplied the first batch of direct electrical heating (DEH) systems to the BP-operated Shah Deniz Stage 2 development project in the Azerbaijan sector of the Caspian Sea. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Brent crude oil falls back below $60 as global supply continues to rise http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsbrent-crude-oil-falls-back-below-60-as-global-supply-continues-to-rise-4473731 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsbrent-crude-oil-falls-back-below-60-as-global-supply-continues-to-rise-4473731 The price of Brent crude dropped below $60 a barrel on Friday as a worldwide abundant supply of oil indicated continued growth, despite more energy firms cutting upstream investments. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Woodside to buy 20% stake in four Canadian offshore exploration licences http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newswoodside-to-buy-20-stake-in-four-canadian-offshore-exploration-licences-4473035 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newswoodside-to-buy-20-stake-in-four-canadian-offshore-exploration-licences-4473035 Australian energy firm Woodside Petroleum has agreed to acquire a 20% participating interest in four BP operated Canadian exploration licences. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Offshore Technology Focus: Issue 26 http://www.offshore-technology.com/features/featureoffshore-technology-focus-issue-26-4473125/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/features/featureoffshore-technology-focus-issue-26-4473125/ In the latest issue of Offshore Technology Focus we find out about the new generation of East African oil and gas workers, examine China’s place in the industry, learn about the challenges surrounding reliable communications in the Arctic and much mo… Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:19:00 GMT J.D. Neuhaus Hoists Facilitate Crane Repairs on Offshore Platform http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/lifting/neuhaus/press-hoists-crane-repairs-platform.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/lifting/neuhaus/press-hoists-crane-repairs-platform.html When the diesel engine of a deck crane failed, it caused major handling problems for an offshore platform operating in the Dutch sector of the southern North Sea; problems that were solved with the use of J.D. Neuhaus air-operated hoists. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:49:00 GMT Jotron Takes Part in £1.5bn UK Military Air Traffic Management Deal http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/communications/jotron-safety/press-military-air-traffic-management.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/communications/jotron-safety/press-military-air-traffic-management.html Jotron is a key supplier of ATC communication technology to Aquila, a joint-venture (JV) between NATS and Thales, which has signed a contract with the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) to transform terminal air traffic management at military airfields. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:43:00 GMT The Subsea Company Launches 16 Innovative BOP Drift Variations http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/drilling/the-subsea-company/press-innovative-bop-drift-variations.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/drilling/the-subsea-company/press-innovative-bop-drift-variations.html The Subsea Company has been busy innovating tomorrow's standards with a recent launch of 16 standard drifts, designed in accordance with API 16A, Third Edition. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:37:00 GMT Competentia Appoints Group CEO http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/professional/competentia/press-competentia-appoints-group-ceo.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/professional/competentia/press-competentia-appoints-group-ceo.html Competentia has announced the appointment of Geir Egil Olsen as CEO of the group with effect from 22 September 2014. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:13:00 GMT Oil increases above $62 a barrel as more energy companies cut investments http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-increases-above-62-a-barrel-as-more-energy-companies-cut-investments-4472881 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-increases-above-62-a-barrel-as-more-energy-companies-cut-investments-4472881 The price of Brent crude oil increased 2% to above $62 a barrel on Thursday as more energy companies cut investments worldwide. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT The Subsea Company-Marine Riser, Subsea Controls and Support Components http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/drilling/the-subsea-company/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/drilling/the-subsea-company/ The Subsea Company offers subsea solutions with a focus on marine riser components and subsea controls. The company's aim is to provide the offshore industry with innovative, user-friendly and reliable subsea equipment. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Subsea 7 wins installation contract for Stampede Project, US Gulf of Mexico http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newssubsea-7-wins-installation-contract-for-stampede-project-us-gulf-of-mexico-4472643 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newssubsea-7-wins-installation-contract-for-stampede-project-us-gulf-of-mexico-4472643 Subsea 7 has secured an installation contract from energy firm Hess to support the Stampede Project in the deepwater US Gulf of Mexico. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Chevron scraps plans to drill deepwater well in Arctic Beaufort Sea, Canada http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newschevron-scraps-plans-to-drill-deepwater-well-in-arctic-beaufort-sea-canada-4472757 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newschevron-scraps-plans-to-drill-deepwater-well-in-arctic-beaufort-sea-canada-4472757 Chevron has scrapped plans to drill a deepwater well in Canada's Arctic Beaufort Sea, citing economic uncertainty due to the sharp decline in oil prices. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT