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 Origin Energy begins gas production at Australia's Halladale and Speculant fields http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsorigin-energy-starts-gas-production-from-australias-halladale-and-speculant-fields-4991859 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsorigin-energy-starts-gas-production-from-australias-halladale-and-speculant-fields-4991859 Origin Energy has started gas production from the Halladale and Speculant fields in the Otway Basin in offshore Victoria, Australia. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Oil prices rise as US dollar retreats http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-prices-rise-as-us-dollar-retreats-4992257 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-prices-rise-as-us-dollar-retreats-4992257 Oil prices have increased with the US dollar coming off a two-week high. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT TEN Development Project, Deepwater Tano License http://www.offshore-technology.com/projects/ten-development-project-deepwater-tano-ghana/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/projects/ten-development-project-deepwater-tano-ghana/ The TEN development project includes the collective development of three hydrocarbon accumulations, namely Tweneboa, Enyenra (formerly, Owo) and Ntomme. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Erha Deepwater Development http://www.offshore-technology.com/projects/erha-deepwater-development/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/projects/erha-deepwater-development/ The Erha deepwater development, including the Erha field and Erha North satellite field, was completed in 2006. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:34:00 GMT Cutting-Edge Pumping Solutions for the Oil and Gas Industry http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/cutting-edge-pumping-solutions/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/cutting-edge-pumping-solutions/ Sulzer, with 180 years of experience and expertise, is a world leader in the oil and gas industry. We provide state-of-the art pumping solutions for oil and gas production, transportation, refining, and petrochemical processing. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 07:45:00 GMT Deals this week: Statoil (UK), Europa Oil & Gas, Sparrows Offshore http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-statoil-uk-europa-oil-gas-sparrows-offshore-4989612 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-statoil-uk-europa-oil-gas-sparrows-offshore-4989612 Statoil (UK) Limited has agreed to pay $27m to Trap Oil Limited for a 70% stake in P.2170 licence in the UK Central North Sea. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Report: Mexico's Pemex offers deepwater Trion field as first farm-out site http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsreport-mexicos-pemex-offers-deepwater-trion-field-as-first-farm-out-4988819 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsreport-mexicos-pemex-offers-deepwater-trion-field-as-first-farm-out-4988819 The Trion field has been approved as the first subcontracted site to be offered by Pemex and the Comision Nacional de Hidrocarburos for the Gulf of Mexico's current bidding round, according to a GlobalData report. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Shell secures consent to use facilities at Knarr and Gaupe after gaining operatorship http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsshell-secures-consent-to-use-facilities-at-knarr-and-gaupe-after-change-in-operatorship-4990011 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsshell-secures-consent-to-use-facilities-at-knarr-and-gaupe-after-change-in-operatorship-4990011 Shell has gained operatorship of Knarr and Gaupe fields in the UK North Sea from BG Norge AS. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Oil prices drop further as Saudi slashes production freeze hopes http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-prices-drop-further-as-saudi-dampens-expectations-of-production-freeze-4990121 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-prices-drop-further-as-saudi-dampens-expectations-of-production-freeze-4990121 Oil prices have fallen further and likely to see the largest weekly drop in a month after Saudi Arabia dashed expectations of oil producing countries agreeing to a freeze in production. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Tranter Exhibits at SMM, the Leading International Maritime Trade Fair, in Hamburg, Germany http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/separation/tranter/presstranter-smm-hamburg.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/separation/tranter/presstranter-smm-hamburg.html Tranter is pleased to announce to be exhibiting at this year's SMM in Hamburg on 6-9 September. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:15:00 GMT Global Service Support for the Marine Market and Vessels http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/separation/global-service-support-marine/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/separation/global-service-support-marine/ Tranter has a global network of service centres that offers quick and reliable maintenance of your heat transfer equipment. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:00:00 GMT Weld Overlay http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/machining/meccanica-gervasoni-releases-product-brochure/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/machining/meccanica-gervasoni-releases-product-brochure/ From 1988 up to now, Meccanica Gervasoni has always pursued the goal to give its clients the maximum quality and a more and more complete offer. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:06:00 GMT Fram C East well offshore Norway commences production to Troll C platform http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsfram-c-east-well-offshore-norway-commences-production-to-troll-c-platform-4988742 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsfram-c-east-well-offshore-norway-commences-production-to-troll-c-platform-4988742 Statoil has announced that the production from the subsea Fram C East well, offshore Norway, has commenced to the Troll C platform. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Oil prices drop due to oversupply http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-prices-drop-due-to-oversupply-4989175 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-prices-drop-due-to-oversupply-4989175 Oil prices have dropped due to excess supply, and no sign of a freeze in production. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT TSC signs agreement with Offshore CC FZE to form JV company http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newstsc-signs-agreement-with-offshore-cc-fze-to-form-jv-company-4988894 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newstsc-signs-agreement-with-offshore-cc-fze-to-form-jv-company-4988894 TSC Group Holdings (TSC) has signed an agreement with Offshore CC FZE to form a joint venture (JV). Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Pittsburgh Corning-FOAMGLAS® Cellular Glass Insulation Systems http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/corrosion/pittsburghcorning/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/corrosion/pittsburghcorning/ For more than 60 years Pittsburgh Corning has produced and developed innovative FOAMGLAS® insulation systems. From cryogenic cold to superheated steam temperatures, FOAMGLAS cellular glass is the ins... Wed, 24 Aug 2016 08:34:00 GMT FOAMGLAS® to Participate Again at ONS 2016 in Norway http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/corrosion/pittsburghcorning/pressfoamglas-ons2016.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/corrosion/pittsburghcorning/pressfoamglas-ons2016.html Pittsburgh Corning is delighted to announce that we will be exhibiting FOAMGLAS® cellular glass at the ONS exhibition in Stavanger, Norway, which has been one of the world's leading meeting places for the global energy industry, for more than 40 year… Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT GE Oil & Gas wins subsea wellheads contract with India’s ONGC http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsge-oil-gas-wins-subsea-wellheads-contract-with-indias-ongc-4987561 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsge-oil-gas-wins-subsea-wellheads-contract-with-indias-ongc-4987561 GE Oil & Gas has secured a contract to provide subsea wellheads for Oil and Natural Gas' (ONGC) offshore drilling campaign in shallow to medium waters in offshore India. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Misc signs FSO vessel deal with Chevron for Thai offshore oil and gas project http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsmisc-signs-ventures-into-thai-offshore-oil-and-gas-market-with-chevron-contract-4987664 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsmisc-signs-ventures-into-thai-offshore-oil-and-gas-market-with-chevron-contract-4987664 Misc Offshore Floating Terminals (MOFT) has signed a $230m contract for the lease and operations of a floating, storage and offloading (FSO) vessel for Chevron Offshore Thailand's Benchamas 2 project. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Oil prices edge down as US crude stocks increase http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-prices-edge-down-as-us-crude-stocks-increase-4987815 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-prices-edge-down-as-us-crude-stocks-increase-4987815 Oil prices have plunged following a surprise increase in US crude stocks that revived worries about the supply glut. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT