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  • Offshore Angola BP Contract Goes to TechnipFMC

    BP Angola has awarded TechnipFMC an integrated engineering, procurement, construction and installation (iEPCI) contract for the Platina field development in Block 18 offshore Angola, TechnipFMC reported on the 10th March.   “We are very pleased to have been selected by BP for this important deep-water…

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  • Island Offshore hauls in batch of new long-term deals

    Norwegian offshore shipping company Island Offshore has secured long-term contracts for several of its platform supply vessels from Swedish oil and gas company Lundin as well as contract extensions with other operators.   Island Offshore said on the 11th March that Lundin’s Norwegian entity awarded…

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  • The energy of the future

    As a clean energy supply, hydrogen could revolutionise the heating technology sector. The first experiments are already on the market and ebm-papst is also prepared for gas condensing boilers featuring climate-neutral fuel with its NRV 118 Hydrogen composite system.   Technical requirements Many manufacturers are…

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  • All platforms in place at South Pars Phase 13 offshore Iran

    Pars Oil and Gas Company has installed the fourth and final platform at the South Pars Phase 13 complex in the Persian Gulf.   POGC official Payam Motamed told news service Shana that the HL5000 barge was used to install the 2,500-ton Platform 13C, which…

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  • Saudi Arabia Books More Supertankers for Abundance of Oil

    Saudi Arabia is preparing to unleash so much oil on the world that its own fleet cannot handle it all.   The kingdom’s National Shipping Company, also known as Bahri, has booked on a preliminary basis at least eight supertankers to load this month and…

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  • EnergySail Demonstration and Test Unit Unveiled in Japan

    Eco Marine Power (EMP) has announced that an EnergySail demonstration and test unit has been unveiled at the Onomichi Marine Tech Test Centre (MTTC) in Japan.   This full scale version of an EnergySail is an upgrade of the pre-production unit and represents one of…

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