Exclusives

Statoil, Great Australia Bight, Australia oil and gas, exploration permit

The Norwegian oil and gas company has swapped interests in exploration permits with BP in the Great Australian Bight area.

Mozambique, Eni, Coral South, FLNG, offshore

The FLNG development will be the first offshore Africa and the world’s third.

A new buoy swivel helps reduce maintenance downtime.

Changing umbilical and cable designs support cost-effective deepwater production.

Brazil politics, Brazil oil and gas, Michel Temer, auctions, corruption

Brazil is facing another political crisis, but its oil and gas sector will be fine, ANP says.

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.