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 Aegion Corporation-Infrastructure Protection, Shielding Technology and Pipeline Rehabilitation http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/corrosion/aegion/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/corrosion/aegion/ Aegion Corporation shields and protects industrial infrastructure worldwide from degradation and corrosion with a variety of different technologies. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:44:00 GMT BlueCielo-The Leading Offshore AIM and EngCM Solution http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/computer/bluecielo_ecm/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/computer/bluecielo_ecm/ BlueCielo ECM Solutions is a world leader in sophisticated software solutions in asset information management (AIM) and engineering content management (ECM) for capital-intensive owner/operators and engineering, procurement and construction of archit… Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:40:00 GMT VideoRay-Micro and Inspection ROVs and Crawlers http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/rovs/videoray/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/rovs/videoray/ VideoRay has been formed to provide customers with a remotely operated vehicle (ROV) or crawler and/or pilot whenever it is needed, for long or short periods anywhere around the world. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:36:00 GMT Vision Solutions for Oil & Gas http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/rovs/vision-solutions-for-oil-gas/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/rovs/vision-solutions-for-oil-gas/ Drillereye designs, produces and installs video surveillance systems for land and offshore rigs. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:56:00 GMT Heerema Signs LOI with Jurong Shipyard for Engineering and Construction of World's Largest Semi-submersible Crane Vessel http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/fabrication/heerema/pressloi-jurong.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/fabrication/heerema/pressloi-jurong.html Heerema Offshore Services is pleased to announce the signing of a letter of intent regarding the engineering and construction of a new semi-submersible crane vessel (NSCV) with Jurong Shipyard, a fully owned subsidiary of Sembcorp Marine. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:00:00 GMT Statoil starts work on Polarled pipeline installation http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsstatoil-starts-work-on-polarled-pipeline-installation-4542482 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsstatoil-starts-work-on-polarled-pipeline-installation-4542482 Statoil has started laying a 482km pipeline that will transport gas from the Aasta Hansteen field in the Norwegian Sea to Nyhamna in western Norway. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:00:00 GMT Saipem extends Solstad Offshore's Normand Cutter vessel contract http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newssaipem-extends-solstad-offshores-normand-cutter-vessel-contract-4542585 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newssaipem-extends-solstad-offshores-normand-cutter-vessel-contract-4542585 Solstad Offshore has secured a contract extension from Saipem for its Normand Cutter construction vessel. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:00:00 GMT EIG to invest $1bn in Breitburn Energy Partners http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newseig-to-invest-1bn-in-breitburn-energy-partners-4542859 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newseig-to-invest-1bn-in-breitburn-energy-partners-4542859 EIG Global Energy Partners has agreed to invest $1bn in Breitburn Energy Partners, a publicly traded independent oil and gas firm. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:00:00 GMT Ferguson Group Singapore Appoints OPS-OES as its New Partner in Thailand http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/containers/ferguson-group/pressops-oes-new-partner.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/containers/ferguson-group/pressops-oes-new-partner.html Ferguson Group Singapore, a specialist in the provision of DNV 2.7-1 / EN12079 offshore containers, reefers, tanks, waste skips, baskets, accommodation and engineering workspace modules, is pleased to announce the appointment of OPS Oilfield Equipmen… Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:00:00 GMT The world’s biggest offshore drilling companies http://www.offshore-technology.com/features/featurethe-worlds-biggest-offshore-drilling-companies-4541112/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/features/featurethe-worlds-biggest-offshore-drilling-companies-4541112/ From Texan drilling giant Schlumberger to Bermudan contractor Seadrill, Offshore-technology.com profiles the world’s 10 biggest drilling companies based on 2014 revenues. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:00:00 GMT Brent drops below $56 on weak demand http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsbrent-drops-below-56-on-weak-demand-4542812 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsbrent-drops-below-56-on-weak-demand-4542812 The price of Brent crude oil fell below $56 a barrel today, on weak demand and a potential deal over Iran's nuclear programme. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:00:00 GMT Ultrasonic Devices Improve Gas Leak Detection in Challenging Environments http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/fire_protection/ultrasonic-devices/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/fire_protection/ultrasonic-devices/ Given the wide variety of potential gas leak sources, the development of ultrasonic gas detectors for wellhead applications is an important step in providing effective, efficient coverage, on top of traditional gas detection solutions for challenging… Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:29:00 GMT Mactech Offshore Offers Useful Infographic to Help Clients Determine Offshore Decommissioning Needs and Solutions http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/fabrication/mactech-offshore/pressmactech-infographic.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/fabrication/mactech-offshore/pressmactech-infographic.html Decommissioning an offshore platform can be a costly, complicated and dangerous endeavor. Decommissioning of a platform takes place if it is damaged or once it has reached the end of its useful life. Understanding the process can be confusing but Mac… Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:21:00 GMT Three companies win $2bn Freeport LNG contract in US http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsthree-companies-win-2bn-freeport-lng-contract-in-us-4542075 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsthree-companies-win-2bn-freeport-lng-contract-in-us-4542075 A joint venture (JV) between CB&I, Chiyoda International and Zachry Industrial has won a contract worth over $2bn from FLNG Liquefaction 3 for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) train at Freeport LNG in Texas, US. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Oil drops as Middle East supply concerns ease http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-drops-as-middle-east-supply-concerns-ease-4542117 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-drops-as-middle-east-supply-concerns-ease-4542117 The price of Brent crude oil fell by over $1 a barrel today, on estimations that the threat of disruption to Middle East supplies due to air strikes in Yemen was low. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Shell extends contract to use Helix Energy's Q4000 vessel in US Gulf of Mexico http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsshell-extends-contract-to-use-helix-energys-q4000-vessel-in-us-gulf-of-mexico-4542000 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsshell-extends-contract-to-use-helix-energys-q4000-vessel-in-us-gulf-of-mexico-4542000 Shell has extended its contract to use Helix Energy Solutions' Q4000 vessel for well intervention services in the US Gulf of Mexico. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Persephone Gas Field http://www.offshore-technology.com/projects/persephone-gas-field/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/projects/persephone-gas-field/ The Persephone gas field is located within Permit Area WA-1-L (Program Area) offshore north-west coast of Australia, approximately 135km north-west of Karratha, at a water depth of approximately 126m. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Fastnet Oil & Gas expands Celtic Sea portfolio with new licence option http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsfastnet-oil-gas-expands-celtic-sea-portfolio-with-new-licence-option-4541894 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsfastnet-oil-gas-expands-celtic-sea-portfolio-with-new-licence-option-4541894 Fastnet Oil & Gas has expanded its footprint in the Celtic Sea, offshore Ireland, with a new licensing option, and extensions to several others. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Spectrex Introduces SharpEye 40/40M Multi IR Flame Detector http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/fire_protection/spectrex/presssharpeye-4040m.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/fire_protection/spectrex/presssharpeye-4040m.html The SharpEye 40/40M Multi IR Flame Detector is unique in being able to simultaneously detect both hydrogen and hydrocarbon flames. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:10:00 GMT BAC Corrosion Control-Sacrificial Anodes for Cathodic Protection http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/corrosion/bac-corrosion-control/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/corrosion/bac-corrosion-control/ BAC Corrosion Control and Impalloy supply and manufacture sacrificial anodes in zinc, aluminium, magnesium and iron, as well as the special aluminium-gallium, from our foundries in Denmark and the UK to markets all over the world. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:38:00 GMT