Polish PGNiG Says Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Would Increase Risks for EU Gas Supplies

Anna Koper October 21, 2021 Credit: Robson90/AdobeStock The Nord Stream 2 pipeline will increase threats to the security of gas supplies to the European Union, Polish gas giant PGNiG said in a submission as part of the certification procedure for the pipeline‘s operator. … Read More

Wellesley Gets Drilling Permit for North Sea Well

October 21, 2021 Oil and gas company Wellesley Petroleum has received regulatory approval from Norwegian Petroleum Directorate to drill an exploration well in the North Sea, off Norway. The well, formally named well 36/1-4 S, will be drilled using Dolphin … Read More

Jan De Nul Reburies Export Cable at Eneco’s Luchterduinen Offshore Wind Farm

Offshore installation company Jan De Nul has completed a cable reburial project at Eneco’s Luchterduinen wind farm in the Dutch North Sea. The wind farm, located 23 kilometers off the coast of Noordwijk and Zandvoort, has been operational since 2015. … Read More

UK’s Green Gilt Attracts More than $100B in Demand

David Milliken October 21, 2021 Britain received more than 74 billion pounds ($102 billion) in demand for its second green government bond, a month after its first green gilt drew a record 100 billion pounds in demand from investors. Proceeds … Read More

Shell Starts Production from Arran Offshore Field

Oil and gas giant Shell has started production from the Arran gas and condensate field in the UK North Sea. Shell’s Arran development is part of the broader Central Graben Area Plan, and is developed as a tie-back via a … Read More

Aker Solutions Wins FEED for Wisting FPSO

OE staff October 20, 2021 (Image: Aker Solutions) Norwegian oilfield equipment and technology provider Aker Solutions said Wednesday it has received a letter of intent (LOI) for a front-end engineering and design (FEED) contract from energy company Equinor for the … Read More

Digitalization: Designing with a Digital Twin

According to Oil & Gas UK’s latest Tech Insights report, data and digital solutions are finally becoming an integral part of the asset lifecycle. One of the largest areas where they’re applied is facilities management, but what about the design … Read More

Sam Pan Marine Orders Up to 12 CTVs from Strategic Marine

Singapore-based Sam Pan Marine Holdings Pte Ltd has ordered six Strat Cat 27 (SC27) crew transfer vessels (CTV) from Strategic Marine (S) Pte Ltd, with an option to build and deliver six more vessels. Sam Pan Marine Holdings has also … Read More

UK Gov’t to Support Two CCUS Clusters. Scottish Cluster Left as ‘Reserve’

The UK Government has selected two industrial clusters as Track-1 clusters for the development of carbon capture utilization and storage projects, putting them on course for launch by the mid-2020s with financial support from the government. This follows a process … Read More

TotalEnergies Charters Vroon Platform Supplier for UK Ops

October 20, 2021 Credit; Vroon Offshore Oil and gas company TotalEnergies E&P UK has recently chartered Vroon Offshore’s platform supply vessel for a period of one year.  The platform supplier will be supporting operations at Total’s North Sea assets. The … Read More