i3 Energy finds oil in North Sea Serenity prospect

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…

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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’…

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Worley acquires UK offshore wind specialist

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,…

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Subsea 7 awarded contract offshore UK

Subsea 7 today announced the award of a sizeable contract by Shell for the Pierce depressurisation project, located approximately 160 miles offshore, east of Aberdeen. The contract scope involves the engineering, procurement, construction, transportation and installation (EPCI and T&I) of a 30km gas export pipeline, a gas export riser and associated subsea infrastructure, for tie-ins…

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