Post Archive by Day: October 22, 2018

EMGS Mobilises Vessel for Potential Acquisition Contract

Oct 22 | 2018 Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA (“EMGS” or the “Company”) is currently engaged in the final stages of a contractual exchange for a proprietary data acquisition survey with an undisclosed customer. The survey will take place in South America with an expected duration between one and two months. The Company will be mobilising the Atlantic Guardian shortly, at the

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Rowan Stavanger to drill for Gudrun

October 22, 2018 Rowan Norway Limited has been awarded a contract for drilling two wells at the Gudrun field by use of the Rowan Stavanger jack-up rig. The rig has furthermore been awarded five options for drilling of single wells.  Equinor has signed a framework agreement with Rowan Norway Limited, based on terms that will also apply to future rig

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GRSG Members’ Paper Freely Accessible Until December

GRSG Members, Rosa Elvira Correa Pabón and Carlos Roberto deSouza Filho who both work at the Institute of Geosciences at the University of Campinas (UNICAMP) have published a paper in Fuel, the journal dedicated to the science of fuel and energy. Now, until December 9th 2018, their paper; ‘Crude oil spectral signatures and empirical models to derive API gravity’ is

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Seabed Geosolutions Wins significant Red Sea Ocean Bottom Node Contract

22 Oct 2018 Seabed Geosolutions (Seabed) and its partner have been awarded a 3D ocean bottom node survey in the Red Sea. The S-79 project will require the acquisition and processing of high quality 3D data over a large area in various water depths. Seabed’s highly efficient 4C Manta® ocean bottom nodes will be used, in combination with its best-in-class

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AFGlobal Commences Engineered Bolting Business

HOUSTON, TX, October 22, 2018 — AFGlobal today announced that it is launching a new API certified fastener business to enhance the Company’s offshore and onshore production capabilities. This business is a natural extension of the Company’s established OEM position with drilling and production technologies. The new offering will feature engineered bolting for offshore and onshore oil and gas applications.

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ARC 2018 study confirms Implico’s position as market leader for terminal automation systems in EMEA

10/22/18 International software and consulting company Implico once again is the leading provider of terminal automation systems in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). This has been shown by the latest analysis of the ARC Advisory Group published in October 2018. According to the regularly published study, Implico has been number one in the terminal automation systems business in

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Emerson Helps Refiner Safely and Successfully Deliver Megaproject

North West Redwater Sturgeon Refinery, July 2018. Image courtesy of North West Redwater Partnership.High resolution image North West Redwater Partnership leverages Emerson’s capital project and automation expertise to reduce project complexity and improve engineering consistency  AUSTIN, TEXAS (October 22, 2018) – Emerson (NYSE: EMR) has completed a $73 million contract for automation systems and cloud engineering services, helping North West

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Petrofac-led consortium lands E&C contract at US$4bn Thailand refinery

22 October, 2018 ThaiOil has awarded an onshore engineering and construction (E&C) contract to a Saipem-Petrofac-Samsung consortium for the expansion of its Sriracha refinery located in Chonburi province, Thailand. Expansion of Sriracha, Thailand’s main refinery, will increase the facility’s capacity from 275,000 to 400,000 barrels per day. The expansion project is part of ThaiOil’s Clean Fuel Project and is worth

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Weatherford Announces Sale of Laboratory Services Business

22 Oct 2018 BAAR, Switzerland, Oct. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Weatherford International plc(NYSE: WFT) (the “Company” or “Weatherford”) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its laboratory services business to a group led by CSL Capital Management, L.P. (“CSL Capital”) for $205 million in cash. Under the agreement, Weatherford will divest its laboratory and geological analysis business,

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Third Quarter 2018 Report – Webcast and Conference Call

22-Oct-18 Polarcus Limited (“Polarcus” or the “Company”) (OSE: PLCS) will be releasing its third quarter 2018 report on Thursday, 01 November 2018 at 7:00am CET (10:00 UAE). The Company will host a webcast and conference call commencing at 08:00 CET (11:00 UAE). Access details are included below: Webcast The presentation and Q&A session will be webcast at www.polarcus.com. The webcast will comprise of

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Polarcus awarded 3D project in South East Asia

22-Oct-18 Polarcus Limited (“Polarcus” or the “Company”) (OSE: PLCS) has received an award for a 3D marine seismic acquisition project in South East Asia. The project duration is approximately 4 months and is scheduled to commence in Q4, 2018. Following this award, the Polarcus fleet is 100% booked for Q4 2018. Contacts Hans-Peter Burlid, CFO+971 50 559 8175hp.burlid@polarcus.com John Scott,

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BP receives OGA approval to develop Alligin field in North Sea

22 October 2018 New North Sea development targeting 20 million barrels of oil equivalent Part of BP’s programme to develop satellite fields through existing hubs £230 million capital investment, to produce 12,000 barrels of oil equivalent a day BP today confirmed it has received approval from the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) to proceed with the Alligin development west of

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Mellitah Oil & Gas Co increases production at Abu-Attifel

22 October 2018 The National Oil Corporation (NOC) is proud to report that Mellitah Oil & Gas Co (MOG) has recently made significant gains at its Abu-Attifel oilfield, despite security challenges and logistical constraints.   MOG completed operating tests for a TC5 Solar Gas Turbine on October 13, 2018.  This equipment is part of an impactful low pressure flare  project increasing

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Transocean Ltd. Announces Pricing of U.S. $750 Million of Senior Unsecured Notes Due 2025

October 22, 2018 STEINHAUSEN, Switzerland, Oct. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) announced today that Transocean Inc., its wholly-owned subsidiary (collectively with Transocean Ltd., “Transocean”), has priced its previously-announced offering of U.S.$750 million aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes due 2025 (the “Notes”) to eligible purchasers pursuant to Rule 144A/Regulation S. The Notes will be fully

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Transocean Ltd. Announces Offering of Notes

October 22, 2018 STEINHAUSEN, Switzerland, Oct. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) announced today that Transocean Inc., its wholly-owned subsidiary (collectively with Transocean Ltd., “Transocean”), has commenced an offering of U.S.$750 million aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes due 2025 (the “Notes”) to eligible purchasers pursuant to Rule 144A/Regulation S. The Notes will be fully and

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Transocean Ltd. Provides Quarterly Fleet Status Report

STEINHAUSEN, Switzerland, Oct. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) today issued a quarterly Fleet Status Report that provides the current status of, and contract information for, the company’s fleet of offshore drilling rigs. Since the prior quarter’s Fleet Status Report, the company has added approximately $465 million in contract backlog. As of today, the company’s backlog is

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OGC seeks public comment on Symbology Conceptual Core Model

Contact: info@opengeospatial.org Release Date: Monday, 22 October 2018 UTC SCCM aims to offer a consistent approach to specifying data portrayal and symbology rules that will increase consistency between maps The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) seeks public comment on the early development of a Symbology Conceptual Core Model (SCCM). The Symbology Conceptual Core Model (SCCM) is an abstract, modular, and extensible

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