Post Archive by Day: June 14, 2018

National Oil Corporation Declares Force Majeure on Ras Lanuf / Es Sider port terminals

14 June 2018 The National Oil Corporation (NOC) announces force majeure on crude oil loadings from Ras Lanuf and Es Sider port terminals; commencing on Thursday 14 June 2018.  NOC confirm that an armed militia attacked both terminals, led by Ibrahim Jadhran, resulting in their closure. NOC evacuated all NOC employees as a precautionary measure.  “The safety and security of

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Fugro secures two ROV services contracts with Petrobras

Rio das Ostras, Brazil 14 Jun 2018 Fugro is providing remotely operated vehicle (ROV) services to support Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. – Petrobras in its exploration and production activities following two new contract wins. With its large fleet of work-class ROV systems, Fugro’s strong track record in services for offshore asset integrity includes successful and efficient projects in the Americas and

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PGS Data Reveals New Prospects for Danish Licensing Round

June 14, 2018 New data provides applicants with the best chance of success in the Danish 8th offshore licensing round. PGS has finalized the processing of 7 600 sq. km of modern, multi-sensor, broadband, towed-streamer seismic data. As the industry collectively recovers from a three-year drought and the market outlook is more optimistic, the upcoming announcement of the 8th Danish

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Storing energy safely: what are the key challenges?

14 Jun 2018 Lloyd’s Register and Lloyd’s Register Foundation launch a consultation into the safe adoption of energy storage in areas related to infrastructure and supply chains. In 2017, our parent, Lloyd’s Register Foundation, published a Foresight Review of energy storage, which explored the role of energy storage and how it can impact the safety of life and property. The

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Earth Observation into the Future

14 June 2018 The UK Observation Earth Conference is being organised by the Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society (RSPSoc), the National Centre for Earth Observation (NCEO) and the Centre of Earth Observation Instrumentation (CEOI) and will take place between 4th and 7th September 2018 at Birmingham University. Under the title; Earth Observation into the Future, the conference will include exhibitions

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Exprodat Supports Greek Hydrocarbon Exploration and Exploitation Education

June 14, 2018 Exprodat, a Getech Group company, has provided the School of Geology at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in Greece with an educational use licence of its popular Exploration Analyst software to support a Masters thesis that will explore the ‘Play-based exploration and common risk segment analysis of the main plays in the Norwegian North Sea’. The Getech

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Increasing E&P efficiency with the cloud and machine learning

June 14, 2018 CGG GeoSoftware introduces cloud-ready applications and Python plugins The IT industry is experiencing an important transformation as companies invest in new technologies to drive growth and innovation. This trend is strongly reflected in our industry as E&P companies deal with enormous amounts of legacy, and increasing volumes of new data along with the expense and complexity of

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