Offshore Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the 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 ELA Container to Exhibit at Offshore Energy 2014 in Amsterdam http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/accommodation/ela-container/press-offshore-energy-2014-amsterdam.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/accommodation/ela-container/press-offshore-energy-2014-amsterdam.html ELA Container is participating at Offshore Energy in Amsterdam on 28-29 October 2014. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:17:00 GMT Orga Installs Circle-H Helideck Lighting on North Sea Platform http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/lighting/orga/press-helideck-lighting-north-sea.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/lighting/orga/press-helideck-lighting-north-sea.html Orga Offshore has installed its innovative touchdown/positioning marking (TD/PM) circle and heliport identification LED lighting system, Circle-H, on a North Sea offshore platform. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:19:00 GMT Subsea Flow Measurement http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/instrumentation/subsea/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/instrumentation/subsea/ With depths as deep as 10,000ft (3,000m), flow measurement in subsea oil and gas production systems represents a challenge for flow measurement. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Statoil discovers more oil near Grane field in North Sea http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsstatoil-discovers-more-oil-near-grane-field-in-north-sea-4414338 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsstatoil-discovers-more-oil-near-grane-field-in-north-sea-4414338 Norwegian energy firm Statoil has discovered between 30 million and 80 million barrels of recoverable oil near its operating Grane field in the North Sea. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT C310 Mary for Hochtief Murphy JV http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/lifting/hochtief-murphy/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/lifting/hochtief-murphy/ To increase London's rail-based transport network capacity by 10% and cut journey times across the city, Crossrail Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Transport for London, has been tasked with the delivery of a new route at a project cost of £14.8bn. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Zenitel Awarded Global Frame Agreement for Public Address and General Alarm Systems by Statoil http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/communications/zenitel/presszenitel-statoil.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/communications/zenitel/presszenitel-statoil.html Zenitel Norway has been awarded a global frame agreement by Statoil Petroleum, for the delivery of systems for public address and general alarm (PAGA). Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT C310 Thames Tunnel for Hochtief Murphy JV http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/lifting/thames-tunnel/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/lifting/thames-tunnel/ To increase London's rail-based transport network capacity by 10% and cut journey times across the city, Crossrail Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Transport for London, has been tasked with the delivery of a new route at a project cost of £14.8bn. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Shell finds gas at Leopard-1 well offshore Gabon http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsshell-finds-gas-at-leopard-1-well-offshore-gabon-4413947 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsshell-finds-gas-at-leopard-1-well-offshore-gabon-4413947 Shell has made a deepwater gas discovery at its Leopard-1 well in license BCD10, offshore Gabon in West Africa. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Brent steadies above $86 on expectations of increase in oil demand http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsbrent-steadies-above-86-expectations-increase-oil-demand-4413782 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsbrent-steadies-above-86-expectations-increase-oil-demand-4413782 The price of Brent crude futures steadied above $86 a barrel today on expectations that oil demand may lift in the near term. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT ScanTech Offshore-Well Testing Support Services http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/pumps/scantech-offshore/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/pumps/scantech-offshore/ ScanTech Offshore is a leading provider of air compressors, steam generators, rig cooling equipment and qualified personnel for the worldwide well testing market sector. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Calder Industrial Materials-Lead Ballast Weights and Lead Radiation Shielding http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/cables/calder/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/cables/calder/ Calder Industrial Materials is a UK-based manufacturing company specialising in lead ballast weights and lead radiation shielding for the offshore oil and gas sector. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT McDermott to support Bukit Tua development project in Indonesia http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsmcdermott-support-bukit-tua-development-project-indonesia-4412526 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsmcdermott-support-bukit-tua-development-project-indonesia-4412526 McDermott International has won a contract from Petronas subsidiary PC Ketapang II to support the Bukit Tua development project in the Ketapang block of East Java, Indonesia. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Ophir Energy flows gas at Fortuna-2 well in Equatorial Guinea http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsophir-energy-flows-gas-fortuna-2-well-equatorial-guinea-4412422 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsophir-energy-flows-gas-fortuna-2-well-equatorial-guinea-4412422 UK-based exploration firm Ophir Energy has flowed gas at the Fortuna-2 well in Block R, Equatorial Guinea. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Chevron Jack and St Malo Project http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pipes/chevron-jack-st-malo-project/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pipes/chevron-jack-st-malo-project/ Supplied FRP wear pads for corrosion-protection of uninsulated pipe, armor-coated u-bolts and fiberglass-reinforced plastic flat plate for corrosion-protection on structural members. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:37:00 GMT New SafEye 950 and 960 Toxic Gas Detectors http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/fire_protection/spectrex/presssafeye-gas-detectors.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/fire_protection/spectrex/presssafeye-gas-detectors.html Spectrex has released the latest additions to the SafEye open path gas detector range. The 950 and 960 series detectors discover toxic hydrogen sulfide gas and ammonia gas, with path lengths of up to 263ft. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:22:00 GMT Allseas Pieter Schelte Test Frame http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/design-engineering-construction/spt_2/pressallseas-pieter-schelte-test.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/design-engineering-construction/spt_2/pressallseas-pieter-schelte-test.html Allseas has awarded the testing of the lift system for the Pieter Schelte to the joint venture of SPT Offshore and Volker Steel and Foundations. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:44:00 GMT JDR Wins Hybrid Power Steel Umbilical for North Sea http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/cables/jdr-cable-systems/presssteel-umbilical-north-sea.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/cables/jdr-cable-systems/presssteel-umbilical-north-sea.html JDR has been awarded a contract for the design and manufacture of a hybrid power steel umbilical for the Ravn field development in the North Sea, from natural gas company Wintershall Noordzee B.V. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:04:00 GMT Demisting Cyclones Flow Assurance http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/separation/demisting-cyclones-flow-assurance/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/separation/demisting-cyclones-flow-assurance/ The Zeta-pdm 4G-FD® demisting cyclones are designed to polish the gas prior to compression. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:37:00 GMT Seajacks Kraken http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/design-engineering-construction/seajacks-kraken/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/design-engineering-construction/seajacks-kraken/ Classification and rules: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:36:00 GMT Forty not out: how Apache and OGN extended the life of the Forties Field http://www.offshore-technology.com/features/featureforty-not-out-how-apache-and-ogn-extended-the-life-of-the-forties-field-4407993/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/features/featureforty-not-out-how-apache-and-ogn-extended-the-life-of-the-forties-field-4407993/ The iconic Forties Field in the UK North Sea is still pumping out oil 40 years after it was first brought on-stream by BP. Julian Turner talks to Graham Kennedy, chief technical officer at OGN Group, about designing and building the £400m Forties Alp… Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:30:00 GMT