Saipem scoops $1.1 billion in new Australia and Guyana awards

Italian oilfield contractor Saipem has been awarded two new offshore contracts in Australia and Guyana for a total amount of $1.1 billion. Regarding the first contract, Saipem has received the Notice to Proceed (NTP) from Woodside, as the operator for … Read More

Brand new drillship joins Saipem fleet

A new ultra-deepwater drillship named Santorini has been delivered to Italy’s Saipem by South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries. Premium content Checking for account. You need javascript to validate your login status. Premium Premium content Subscribe to continue Become a PREMIUM … Read More

Saipem gets $940 million job from Petrobras

Italian oilfield contractor Saipem has been awarded a new SURF EPCI contract by Petrobras for the Búzios 7 project in Brazil, worth approximately $940 million. In an update on Monday, Saipem said that the contract with Petrobras is for the … Read More

Penguin wave energy device starts producing power offshore Basque Country

The 600kW Penguin wave energy converter, developed by the Finnish company Wello, has started generating clean power to the local Basque electricity grid. The deployment of Penguin wave energy device (Courtesy of Wello) The 44-metre Penguin device was installed at … Read More

Baltic Pipe: Over 70% of offshore pipeline installed

Saipem’s pipelay vessels Castorone and Castro Sei have installed over 70% of the Baltic Pipe offshore gas pipeline. According to the project’s latest update, the vessels are about to exceed 200 kilometres of the 275-kilometre route. Source: GAZ-SYSTEM/Courtesy of Saipem … Read More

Saipem rig to replace West Mira following x-mas tree incident on Nova field

Oil and gas company Wintershall Dea will be using a Saipem-owned rig to complete its Nova field drilling campaign following an incident with the previous rig, which forced the oil company to terminate the contract. Wintershall Dea said on Monday … Read More

Petrobras orders $2.3 billion FPSO from Saipem and Korea’s DSME

Brazilian oil and gas major Petrobras has signed a contract with a joint venture formed by Saipem and DSME in the amount of $2.3 billion for the supply of P-79, the eighth unit to be installed in Búzios field, in … Read More

Alfa Laval Equips Scotland’s Seagreen with Framo Pumping Systems

Alfa Laval, a company that specializes in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling, says it will supply Framo pumping systems for the foundations of Scotland’s largest offshore wind farm project – Seagreen. This is the second order for pumping … Read More

Saipem grabs FEED job for Renergen’s LNG, helium project

Italian offshore contractor Saipem has been awarded a FEED contract for the South African natural gas and helium producer Renergen’s Virginia gas project. Courtesy of Saipem Saipem has been awarded the front-end engineering design (FEED) contract by Renergen, through its … Read More

Equinor to test floating solar pilot in rough waters of Norway

Norwegian energy major Equinor, in collaboration with Saipem company Moss Maritime, plans to build and test a pilot floating solar plant off Frøya in Norway in the late summer of 2021. The potential look of the floating solar pilot plant … Read More