Egypt's state gas company EGAS said in a statement it had awarded one license to Britain's BP and one to Italy's Edison. A consortium involving BP and Eni's Egyptian subsidiary had also picked up a block as had another...

Allocating reliability to a component level will enable development of in-well ESP systems that can be deployed in deepwater developments with a high degree of confi dence.

Total, OE 2015, Offshore Europe, deepwater, ultradeepwater, offshore

But today’s challenge is figuring out how to go deeper and longer but cheaper, a company executive says.

Eni, Egypt, Zohr, gas, discovery, import, export

The discovery well, Zohr 1X NFW, was drilled to a total depth of about 4,131 m and hit 630 m (2,067 ft) of hydrocarbon pay.

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.