Diamond Offshore, ultra-deepwater, deepwater, drillship, newbuilds, Marc Edwards

The increase was partly attributed to two newbuild drillships, the sixth-generation Ocean...

FLNG, Quest Offshore, FPSO, Shell, Prelude, Golar

Quest Offshore called the outlook for nine FLNG orders through 2019 “positive” despite the figure being 25% lower than the previous forecast due to today’s market conditions.

Mediterranean, oil, gas

Egypt has emerged from the turmoil of the Arab Spring to reestablish itself as the Mediterranean’s most attractive offshore province.

As offshore operators seek to increase hydrocarbon recovery from existing reservoirs, the need also increases for systems capable of performing well intervention services on subsea wells to increase or maintain production in a safe and cost-efficient manner. 

Deepwater International

Fugro has a new AUV (Autonomous Underwater Vehicle) to play with, after recently taking delivery of the Hugin 1000 AUV, E...

BW Offshore has sold the VLCC BW Opal...

An FPSO, export pipeline and floating liquefaction solution is on the drawing board for an ultradeepwater gas discovery in the South China Sea operated by CNOOC.

DNV GL is leading a Joint Industry Project (JIP) aimed at solving the challenges brought about by sour service fluids from wells and the demands it places on pipeline material.

Odfjell Drilling expects the deepwater rig market to remain weak over the next couple of years, due to the continued delivery of newbuild units and oil companies’ increased cost focus and capital discipline.