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 Phil Edwards Joins AFL as EMEA President http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/cables/afl/pressphil-edwards-joins-afl-as-emea-president.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/cables/afl/pressphil-edwards-joins-afl-as-emea-president.html AFL, a global provider of fiber optic solutions, announces that Phil Edwards has joined AFL as president of EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa). Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT EHL Group http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/instrumentation/ehl-group/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/instrumentation/ehl-group/ EHL products and services are very diverse, and suitable for a variety of industries and functions. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:51:00 GMT EHL Group at NZ Oil & Gas 2014 Expo http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/instrumentation/ehl-group/press-nz-oil-gas-2014-expo.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/instrumentation/ehl-group/press-nz-oil-gas-2014-expo.html EHL Group exhibiting at NZ Oil & Gas 2014 Expo, 22-23 October 2014, at the TSB Stadium, New Plymouth, New Zealand. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:47:00 GMT PID in Industrial Hygiene http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/instrumentation/ion-science/press-pid-industrial-hygiene.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/instrumentation/ion-science/press-pid-industrial-hygiene.html Industrial (or occupational) hygiene places the emphasis on prevention of ill health from work, through recognising, evaluating and controlling the risks. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 07:17:00 GMT Inspected Vessels and Offshore Structures Require Marine Sanitation Devices http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/separation/marine-sanitation-devices/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/separation/marine-sanitation-devices/ All marine sanitation devices (MSDs), whether type I, II or III, must be US Coast Guard (USCG) certified for inspected or uninspected vessels with galley(s) and toilet facilities. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Oryx Petroleum acquires 85% interest in AGC Central licence http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoryx-petroleum-acquires-85-interest-in-agc-central-licence-4408846 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoryx-petroleum-acquires-85-interest-in-agc-central-licence-4408846 Oryx Petroleum has acquired an 85% interest in the AGC Central licence, located in the joint development offshore area between Senegal and Guinea Bissau (AGC). Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT RefrigiWear Insulated Apparel Brochure http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/safety/2015-catalogue/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/safety/2015-catalogue/ Since 1954, RefrigiWear has been committed to quality, performance and reliability. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Oil price increases to $86 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-price-increases-to-86-4409115 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-price-increases-to-86-4409115 The price of Brent crude has increased slightly to approximately $86 a barrel, after registering four-year lows in recent days. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Wood Group Kenny secures FEED contract for Peterhead CCS project http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newswood-group-kenny-secures-feed-contract-for-peterhead-ccs-project-4408954 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newswood-group-kenny-secures-feed-contract-for-peterhead-ccs-project-4408954 Wood Group Kenny has secured a contract to support the Peterhead Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) project in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Sepura Launches DMR Tier III Portfolio http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/communications/sepura-plc/presssepura-dmr-tier-iii.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/communications/sepura-plc/presssepura-dmr-tier-iii.html Sepura is pleased to announce that the DMR Tier III solution is now available to the global market. This latest addition to Sepura's product portfolio and to its DMR offering was enabled by the acquisition of Fylde Micro. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:18:00 GMT integrum Appoints Azzurro as Singapore Maritime Partner http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/computer/integrum/press-azzurro-singapore-maritime-partner.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/computer/integrum/press-azzurro-singapore-maritime-partner.html integrum is pleased to announce the appointment of Azzurro Venture group as Singapore partner for the maritime and offshore industries. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:21:00 GMT Expro wins contract to support Ichthys LNG project, offshore Australia http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsexpro-wins-contract-to-support-ichthys-lng-project-offshore-australia-4406343 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsexpro-wins-contract-to-support-ichthys-lng-project-offshore-australia-4406343 UK-based oil field services provider Expro has won a contract worth more than $50m to work on Inpex-operated Ichthys liquefied natural gas (LNG) project, offshore Australia. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Oil price declines to four-year low on global economic concerns http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-price-declines-to-four-year-low-on-global-economic-concerns-4407648 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsoil-price-declines-to-four-year-low-on-global-economic-concerns-4407648 The price of Brent crude hit a four-year low today, dropping by more than $1 to $83 a barrel. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Heerema Hartlepool to support Maersk Oil UK’s Culzean project http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsheerema-hartlepool-to-support-maersk-oil-uks-culzean-project-4407378 http://www.offshore-technology.com/news/newsheerema-hartlepool-to-support-maersk-oil-uks-culzean-project-4407378 Heerema Hartlepool has secured a contract to support Maersk Oil North Sea UK’s Culzean development project. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Falck Fire Consulting-Fire-Protection Consultants http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/fire_protection/ffc/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/fire_protection/ffc/ Falck Fire Consulting (FFC) is an independent fire-protection consultancy providing a unique range of services to assist in developing and implementing cost-effective and relevant fire and explosion hazard management (FEHM) strategies. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Case Study: AFL’s Optical Sensing Cables Measure Effects of Climate Change in the Antarctic http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cables/afl-case-study/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cables/afl-case-study/ AFL's optical sensing cables were recently deployed through the McMurdo Ice Shelf and into the Ross Sea in Antarctica, as part of a study to measure the effects of warming ocean water on glacial ice. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:36:00 GMT EnwaMatic: For Maritime Applications http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/separation/enwamatic/ http://www.offshore-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/separation/enwamatic/ If any freshwater-based, closed-loop, cooling or heating system is left without treatment, the system will rapidly deteriorate, causing operational problems and high maintenance cost. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:27:00 GMT New Freshwater Treatment Product Available from Enwa http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/separation/enwa/press-fresh-water-treatment.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/separation/enwa/press-fresh-water-treatment.html We are pleased to announce that Enwa has signed an exclusive distributorship agreement with the Norwegian company Polar International for their freshwater treatment product PWT. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:12:00 GMT New Gauge Measures Hardband Thickness "At a Glance" http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/drilling/postle-industries/press-gauge-hardband-thickness.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/drilling/postle-industries/press-gauge-hardband-thickness.html Producers, drilling contractors and rental companies periodically experience marginally acceptable hardbanding applications. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:57:00 GMT Mactech Offshore Announces ROV Diamond Wire Saw http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/fabrication/mactech-offshore/press-rov-diamond-wire-saw.html http://www.offshore-technology.com/contractors/fabrication/mactech-offshore/press-rov-diamond-wire-saw.html Mactech Offshore has introduced the revolutionary ROV (remotely operated vehicle) Diamond Wire Saw. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:39:00 GMT