With Iraq’s common seawater supply facility unlikely to be ready before 2022, the...
- Tracing the history of exploration in the Brazilian pre-salt oil region
- Independent Oil & Gas confirms integrity of disused Thames Pipeline
- Treaty on maritime rights to boost Caspian Sea oil and gas extraction
- No-deal Brexit could be ‘hugely damaging’ to north-east oil companies
- Offshore Technology Focus: Issue 66
Iraq sea water supply facility delays hold back oil production
With Iraq’s common seawater supply facility unlikely to be ready before 2022, the rate at which the country’s major southern fields can raise production will be impacted
Dry Deluge Testing
Open extinguishing systems are the primary care method in case of fire, and as such their regular testing is obligatory and a bare necessity for both workers and equipment, as well as the environment.
Case Study: Vikotherm® R2 Insulation for Optimum Flow Assurance
The Åsgard oilfield is situated on the Halten Bank offshore Norway and is the first field in the world to be equipped with seabed gas compressor systems, which are expected to provide a significant increase in power efficiency and safety.
India’s ONGC awards $1.5bn contract for deep-water development
India’s Oil & Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has awarded a Rs117.4bn ($1.52bn) contract to Baker Hughes (BHGE), McDermott and L&T Hydrocarbon (LTHE) for the deep-water development project, KG-DWN-98/2 (Cluster-2) in the Krishna Godavari basin.
Compressed Air Foam for Offshore Substations
Many companies in the renewable electrical power industry have installed offshore substations in their distribution grids to accommodate ever-increasing demand, necessitating increased safety considerations.
Tracing the history of exploration in the Brazilian pre-salt oil region
The Brazilian pre-salt oil region, first explored in 2006 by Petrobras, is an oil-rich offshore reserve trapped below a 2,000m-thick layer of salt, which itself is located below 2,000m-thick post-salt sediments.
In this special timeline feature, Offshore Technology looks at how Brazil’s pre-salt region has been developed and why it has recently attracted more investment from major oil firms.
SIA wins subsea production systems contract in Gulf of Mexico
Subsea Integration Alliance (SIA), a global partnership between OneSubsea and Subsea 7, has secured a subsea production systems contract for the deepwater Katmai field development in the US Gulf of Mexico’s Green Canyon 40.
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