Nexans Secures Preferred Supplier Agreement with Empire Offshore Wind Project

Nexans, a global company in the cable and optical fiber industry, has signed a preferred supplier agreement (PSA) with Empire Offshore Wind LLC to connect the Empire Wind offshore projects to the onshore grid.  The turnkey projects cover the full … Read More

BP unveils hybrid model of working with option to work from home

Oil major BP is introducing a new hybrid model of working for staff who had previously been based in the office full-time, balancing working in the office with working remotely from home – typically in a 60:40 split. A spokesperson … Read More

BP and EnBW secure prime wind real estate offshore UK

UK oil and gas major bp and German energy company EnBW have been selected as the preferred bidder for two major leases in the UK Offshore Wind Round 4. This marks bp’s entry into the UK’s offshore wind power sector, … Read More

BP’s Argos platform floated onto Boskalis vessel for transport

Oil major BP’s Argos platform, built for the Mad Dog 2 project in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, has been loaded onto a Boskalis vessel ahead of transport from South Korea to the U.S. BP named the new platform Argos … Read More

BP relaunches sale of North Sea assets Premier Oil gave up on

Oil major BP has reportedly relaunched the sale of its North Sea assets it initially tried to sell to Premier Oil before it was taken over by another UK player, Chrysaor. Citing industry sources, Reuters reported on Thursday that BP … Read More

Long-awaited ‘world-class’ Ironbark prospect disappoints

After the completion of the drilling operations, one of BP’s more important wells in 2020 – the Ironbark-1 well offshore Australia – has not encountered a significant amount of hydrocarbons. BP’s partner in the project Beach Energy said on Tuesday … Read More

BP nears primary target at Ironbark well

Oil major BP is only about 460 meters shy of its primary reservoir target at the giant Ironbark prospect located offshore Australia with expectations to reach total depth by the end of the month. Ocean Apex rig; Source: Cue Energy … Read More

Equinor Proposes to Locate First Offshore Wind Tower, Transition Piece in Port of Albany

Equinor has proposed to locate the U.S.’s first offshore wind tower manufacturing facility at the Port of Albany, in upstate New York. Developed jointly with wind industry manufacturers Marmen and Welcon, Equinor stands ready to transform the port for manufacturing … Read More

Equinor’s NY offshore wind plans could bring 350 jobs in Port of Albany

If Equinor’s bids are successful at New York State’s latest offshore wind solicitation, that could lead to creation of up to 350 jobs related to manufacturing of wind turbine components at the Port of Albany in upstate New York. Namely, … Read More

Digital twin used on BP’s new Caspian platform as it moves into fabrication & commissioning stage

A joint venture work between U.S. engineering contractor KBR and Azerbaijan’s Socar, which is undertaking the engineering design phase of the Azeri Central East (ACE) platform, is now nearing completion. The ACG field is located about 100km east of Baku … Read More