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Brazil’s Petrobras begins decommissioning of Campos Basin platforms
Brazilian state-owned operator Petroleo Brasileiro (Petrobras) has started decommissioning works on the P-12 platform in the Campos Basin offshore Brazil.
Neptune removes Dutch North Sea platforms using Boskalis’ vessel
UK-based offshore operator Neptune Energy has completed the removal of three platforms from the Dutch sector of the North Sea.
Kinsale Area Gas Fields Decommissioning, Celtic Sea
The Kinsale Area gas fields are located in the Celtic Sea, approximately 40km to 70km off the south coast of County Cork in Ireland. The fields include Kinsale Head, Ballycotton, South-West Kinsale and Seven Heads gas fields, which were developed between 1978 and 2003.
Petrodec completes topside skidding at Pickerill A platform
Decommissioning services provider Petrodec has completed skidding operations for the topside removal of the Pickerill A unmanned platform.
Should the UK encourage oil exploration or decommissioning? Industry divided, says poll
Readers of Offshore technology were asked if the UK Government should end subsidies for oil exploration and back up decommissioning instead. Out of the total 637 votes, 298 say no, new oil finds are essential to meet energy needs, while 260 think that yes, investing early will help meet climate targets and make the UK a world leader in decommissioning services, while 79 are unsure which would be more beneficial.
Fugro wins contract for work on Well-Safe Guardian
Dutch global geological survey firm Fugro has secured a contract to support subsea well decommissioning performed by the semisubmersible Well-Safe Guardian.
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