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North Sea Production: Emissions Down, Chemical Discharges Up

By MarEx 2017-12-13 19:16:35

North Sea oil and gas production is up, but greenhouse gas emissions were down against 2015 performance, according to Oil & Gas UK’s latest Environment Report....

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Watch: Aasta Hansteen Topside Float-Over

By MarEx 2017-12-12 16:41:13

Boskalis has successfully completed a dual vessel float-over operation of the Aasta Hansteen topside.  The Aasta Hansteen FPSO SPAR is a gas production and storage...

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Perry Announces $18.5 Million for Offshore Wind Research

By MarEx 2017-12-12 15:21:39

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry has announced $18.5 million in new funding for an offshore wind research and development consortium that will conduct U.S.-specific...

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Wind Farm Wake Effect Investigation Underway

By MarEx 2017-12-10 16:57:27

The Carbon Trust’s Offshore Wind Accelerator has announced a new €2.3 million ($2.7 million) project, Wind Farm Control Trials designed to demonstrate how...

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One Dead in North Sea Drilling Incident

By MarEx 2017-12-10 15:24:54

Aker BP has confirmed that a person died after an accident on the Maersk Interceptor drilling rig in the Tambar field in the southern part of the North Sea. Maersk...

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Putin Inaugurates Yamal LNG's Operations

By MarEx 2017-12-08 15:33:04

On Friday, Russian President Vladimir Putin personally gave the order to begin loading Yamal LNG's first export shipment onto the world's first icebreaking LNG...

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Drillship Fatality Prompts Alert to Offshore Operators

By MarEx 2017-12-07 19:41:19

On Wednesday, the U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement issued a warning about hazardous work zones after a piece of heavy equipment killed a floorhand on...

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Rig Fatality in the Gulf Of Mexico

By MarEx 2017-12-06 18:51:56

The U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement and U.S. Coast Guard are investigating the death of a drillship worker in an area of the Gulf known as Walker Ridge...

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Russia is Developing its Own Subsea Production Technology

By MarEx 2017-12-05 19:26:18

Russia has announced the development of its own subsea production technology. The move is part of the nation's plan to reduce dependence on imported products in its...

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Novatek Starts Production at Yamal LNG

By MarEx 2017-12-05 18:45:56

In a brief statement released Tuesday, Russian energy firm Novatek announced that production has commenced at its Yamal LNG facility on the Kara Sea. Its first cargo loading...

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