Exclusives

Unique pairing of a hydraulic jet pump and an automatic downhole master valve provided a safe and economic solution for an offshore Alaska well.

Eni’s Goliat development represents much of what is both best and worst about offshore megaprojects—a technological marvel but with giant-sized budget and schedule challenges.

OTC will showcase innovative products and services for overcoming industry challenges.

With day and utilization rates through the floor, the rig market is in need of more than just sleight of hand to avoid players checking out. 

well control, BSEE, Gulf of Mexico, regulations, Sally Jewell, Deepwater Horizon, BOP, Macondo, API, NOIA

The use of double shear rams in the BOP stack is a baseline industry standard that is now one of the rules.

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.