Exclusives

Operators are maximizing production of their new and existing subsea wells through careful integrity management of their subsea assets.

Led by developments offshore Latin America and West Africa, an energy research firm projects deepwater capex will increase 69% between 2015-2019, compared to the previous five-year period....

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.

FPSO vessel

Deployment of floating production units is predicted to increase; however, analysts think orders for such units will fall in 2015.

Coalition aims to reduce the risk of offshore accidents and oil spills.

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...

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. 

The offshore drilling market is entering its second year of the downturn, which is shaping up to be more challenging than the first – and worse than had previously been expected by the industry, according to Seadrill.