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 Volga-Dnepr Airlines: Oil and Gas http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/logistics/volga-dnepr-airlines-oil-and-gas/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/logistics/volga-dnepr-airlines-oil-and-gas/ Volga-Dnepr operates in all sectors of the oil and gas industry: Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:49:00 GMT SPIR STAR's Forthcoming Exhibitions in 2016 http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/cables/spir/pressspir-stars-exhibitions-2016.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/cables/spir/pressspir-stars-exhibitions-2016.html SPIR STAR would like to inform their customers about their upcoming exhibitions in 2016. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:40:00 GMT Image Messaging from the Control Room to the Field http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/communications/image-messaging-ot/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/communications/image-messaging-ot/ Sepura's IMAGE is a productivity application designed to increase the efficiency of organisations where fast, clear and accurate information transfer is vital for mission and business critical communications. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:00:00 GMT Eni, Exxon and Statoil among winners to explore hydrocarbons off Ireland http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newseni-exxon-and-statoil-among-winners-explore-hydrocarbons-off-ireland-4809166 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newseni-exxon-and-statoil-among-winners-explore-hydrocarbons-off-ireland-4809166 The Irish Government has awarded 14 new oil and gas licences to companies that include Eni, Exxon and Statoil after concluding the first phase of awards in the 2015 Atlantic Margin Licensing Round. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT Blackstone creates new fund to finance troubled offshore drilling and services sector http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsblackstone-creates-new-fund-finance-troubled-offshore-drilling-services-sector-4809121 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsblackstone-creates-new-fund-finance-troubled-offshore-drilling-services-sector-4809121 Blackstone Group has formed Clarion Offshore Partners, a new fund to help finance the troubled offshore drilling and services sector. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT Woodside makes second gas discovery offshore Myanmar http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newswoodside-makes-second-gas-discovery-offshore-myanmar-4809483 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newswoodside-makes-second-gas-discovery-offshore-myanmar-4809483 Australia-based Woodside has made a new gas discovery at the Thalin-1A exploration well in Block AD-7 in the Bay of Bengal, 100km offshore of the west coast of Myanmar. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT Oil prices rise on comments by UAE energy minister on production cuts http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-prices-rise-on-comments-uae-energy-minister-production-cuts-4809495 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-prices-rise-on-comments-uae-energy-minister-production-cuts-4809495 Oil prices have increased after comments made by United Arab Emirates (UAE) energy minister hinted at the prospect of production cuts. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT Volga-Dnepr Airlines-Air Charter and Logistics Services http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/logistics/volga-dnepr-airlines/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/logistics/volga-dnepr-airlines/ Volga-Dnepr Airlines is the world leader in the transportation of oversize and super-heavy cargo. The company provides the whole package of logistics services for air charter movements of complex, special and oversize cargo. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:29:00 GMT SkoFlo to Attend AOG 2016 http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/valves/skoflo/pressskoflo-aog-2016.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/valves/skoflo/pressskoflo-aog-2016.html Chemical injection metering valve (CIMV) manufacturer SkoFlo will be exhibiting at Australasian Oil & Gas (AOG) Exhibition & Conference 2016 in Perth. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:00:00 GMT Strathclyde Marine Fabrications-Fire-Rated Safety Doors for Marine and Offshore Sectors http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/safety/smfab/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/safety/smfab/ Strathclyde Marine Fabrications (SMFab) specialises in the design and manufacture of fire-rated offshore marine doors and associated products.Hinged and sliding fire-rated marine doors for the offsho... Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:18:00 GMT Reinforcing the Team http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/pipeline_inspec/subsea-innovation/pressreinforcing-team.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/pipeline_inspec/subsea-innovation/pressreinforcing-team.html World-leading offshore equipment and engineering solutions provider, Subsea Innovation, has reinforced its senior management team with the appointments of a non-executive director and a business development manager. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:20:00 GMT Maritech-Marine and Telecom Projects and Services http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/cables/maritech/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/cables/maritech/ Maritech is a worldwide service provider capable of undertaking a wide range of operations in the offshore environment with over 20 years of involvement in the field. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:59:00 GMT Maersk Training launches new offshore crane operator programme http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsmaersk-training-launches-new-offshore-crane-operator-programme-4807797 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsmaersk-training-launches-new-offshore-crane-operator-programme-4807797 Denmark-based Maersk Training has launched a new offshore crane operator programme, which targets operators at all levels. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT Oil prices falter due to rise in US crude stocks http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-prices-decline-due-to-rise-us-crude-stocks-4808251 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-prices-decline-due-to-rise-us-crude-stocks-4808251 Oil prices have fallen due to rise in US crude stocks at the key delivery point in Cushing. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT Harkand completes offshore campaign for BP Trinidad and Tobago http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsharkand-completes-offshore-campaign-bp-trinidad-and-tobago-4808226 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsharkand-completes-offshore-campaign-bp-trinidad-and-tobago-4808226 Harkand has completed offshore inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM) campaign for BP Trinidad and Tobago (BPTT). Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT Aker Solutions to deliver concept study for Statoil-operated Johan Sverdrup field in North Sea http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsaker-solutions-deliver-concept-study-statoil-operated-johan-sverdrup-field-north-sea-4807779 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsaker-solutions-deliver-concept-study-statoil-operated-johan-sverdrup-field-north-sea-4807779 Statoil has selected Aker Solutions to deliver a concept study on a new processing platform for future phases of the Johan Sverdrup field in Norway’s North Sea. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT DAMM at TETRA in South Africa http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/communications/damm-ot/pressdamm-tetra-za.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/communications/damm-ot/pressdamm-tetra-za.html Showcasing a wide range of the latest equipment and applications in TETRA and critical communications, this event follows TETRA in Botswana. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT Long-Term Success in Industry Requires Innovation http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/pipeline_inspec/optical-metrology-services/presslong-term-success-innovation.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/pipeline_inspec/optical-metrology-services/presslong-term-success-innovation.html <noindex>Denise Smiles, OMS's CEO, discusses the pivotal role innovation and R&D plays within the company, as well as its importance to driving long-term economic success for the oil and gas industry.</noindex> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:54:00 GMT Technip to develop Deep Gulf Energy’s fields in Gulf of Mexico http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newstechnip-develop-deep-gulf-energy-south-santa-cruz-abarataria-fields-gulf-mexico-4806642 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newstechnip-develop-deep-gulf-energy-south-santa-cruz-abarataria-fields-gulf-mexico-4806642 Technip has been selected to develop Deep Gulf Energy’s ultra-deepwater South Santa Cruz and Barataria fields in Mississippi Canyon, offshore New Orleans in the Gulf of Mexico. Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT Slight rise in oil prices over prospects of OPEC production cuts http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-prices-edge-up-prospects-production-cuts-opec-members-4806885 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-prices-edge-up-prospects-production-cuts-opec-members-4806885 Oil prices are nearing $31 a barrel due to prospects of production cuts by Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and rival producers tackling the problem of oversupply globally. Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT