Neptune Energy announced first gas from the new L5a-D4 well in the deepest producing gas field of the Dutch North Sea, demonstrating the company’s commitment to boosting offshore gas production in the Netherlands. L5a-D4 is a high pressure, high temperature well located in the L5a-D field, around 100 kilometres North of Den Helder, and tied…Details
The UK’s underwater engineering industry is set to recruit 8,928 people in the next three years, according to the findings of a new report. The industry’s body, Subsea UK, has unveiled the results of its Business Activity Review for the fiscal year 2018/19 in advance of its flagship annual event, Subsea Expo. The three-day conference…Details
BP has agreed to sell its interests in the Andrew area and the Shearwater field, both located in the central UK North Sea, to Premier Oil for £474 million. BP own and operate several assets in the Andrew area including the Andrew platform, the Andrew field (62.75%), Arundal field (100%), Cyrus field (100%), Farragon field…Details
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Total Solar Distributed Generation – an affiliate of Total – has launched six new solar projects across Southeast Asia since October, generating a total capacity of 10 megawatts at peak. This brings the company’s worldwide renewable energy power generation to over 3 gigawatts, and their total low-carbon power generation to nearly 7 gigawatts. “Total Solar…Details
Mace, the global consultancy and construction firm, has launched a next generation construction method that will transform the way we build in the UK: High Rise Solutions (HRS). A launch event and live onsite demonstration were held at Get Living’s N06 East Village in Stratford on Thursday 5 December. The system – an evolution of…Details
ScottishPower has begun plans for a major expansion of onshore windfarm projects across Scotland in anticipation of a government U-turn on support for wind power projects. The renewable energy arm of the big six power supplier has already considered almost 100 sites for a new generation of windfarm, using a smaller number of more powerful…Details
UK-based oil and gas company i3 Energy has completed drilling of the Serenity 13/23c-10 well on the company’s fully owned Serenity prospect and discovered oil. i3 said that the well results were consistent with its pre-drill estimates of 197 million barrels (MMbbls) of oil in place for the complete Serenity closure in the company’s licence…Details
Heerema switching from diesel to wind energy will reduce CO2 emissions by 15,000 metric tons each year
Heerema Marine Contractors, owner of two of the world’s largest offshore crane vessels, has announced plans to power them with energy produced by wind turbines. By switching off the diesel generators, total emissions will be reduced by the equivalent of the annual emissions of approximately 5,000 diesel cars. Netherlands based offshore contractor ‘Heerema Marine Contractors’…Details
This week Worley acquired the UK-based 3sun Group a 250-strong Great Yarmouth-headquartered installation, inspection and maintenance specialist in offshore wind, in a £20m deal. The transaction will combine the companies’ complementary offshore capabilities, broadening Worley’s participation in the global energy transition. On completion of the deal Worley will seek to offer a complete engineering, procurement,…Details