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SBM Offshore Announces Thunder Hawk Tiebacks

SOURCE: SBM Offshore | 16 September 2014

SBM Offshore is pleased to announce it has signed a Production Handling Agreement (PHA) with Noble Energy to produce the Big Bend and Dantzler fields to the Thunder Hawk DeepDraft(TM) Semi located in 6,060 feet of water in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM).

Technip Awarded A Significant Contract For New Refinery Units In The Kingdom Of Bahrain

SOURCE: Technip | 16 September 2014

Technip was awarded by The Bahrain Petroleum Company (BAPCO) a significant (1) contract on a reimbursable basis to develop the Front-End Engineering Design (FEED) of the refinery located in the Kingdom of Bahrain.

Technip Further Optimizes Its Subsea Assets

SOURCE: Technip | 15 September 2014

Technip signed today an agreement to sell 100% of its North American diving assets to Ranger Offshore Inc.(1). Technip’s strategy focuses on high technology and ultra-deep water products and services.

Millionth Barrel Of Oil Produced At The Prirazlomnoye Field

SOURCE: Gazprom Neft | 15 September 2014

The millionth barrel of the new oil, ARCO (Arctic Oil), has been produced at the Prirazlomnoye deposit. The second tanker to deliver the oil to North West Europe in the next few days is currently being loaded. The first tanker carrying oil from Prirazlomnoye set offfrom the deposit in April.

McDermott Completes Contract Scope For Jack & St. Malo Project In Gulf Of Mexico

SOURCE: McDermott | 15 September 2014

McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE: MDR) (“McDermott”) is pleased to announce the successful completion of the Jack and St. Malo project for Chevron U.S.A. Inc. The project involved the installation of jumpers, flying leads, subsea pump stations, umbilicals and subsea landing of some of the industry’s largest and complex umbilical end terminations to a host floating production platform

Aker Wayfarer Wins Five-Year Contract From Petrobras

SOURCE: Aker Solutions | 15 September 2014

Aker Solutions' subsidiary Aker Oilfield Services (AKOFS) has won a contract worth USD 465 million over five years from Petrobras to provide subsea intervention services offshore Brazil from the Aker Wayfarer vessel.

Petrobras’ Total Production Tops 2.7 Million Barrels Of Oil Equivalent Per Day In August

SOURCE: Petrobras News Agency | 13 September 2014

Petrobras’ consolidated oil and natural gas production in Brazil and abroad reached 2,759 thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day (boed), rising 2.2% from a reported production of 2,699 thousand boed in July.

FGC UES And Rosneft Commission Two Substations For Vankor Power Supplies

SOURCE: Rosneft | 12 September 2014

The commissioning of new power plants Arsenal and Mangazeya in Purov district of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Territory has taken place, which will provide permanent power supply of Vankor gas field.

Realising Value To Further Strengthen NCS Portfolio

SOURCE: Statoil | 12 September 2014

Statoil ASA (OSE: STL, NYSE: STO) farms down in Aasta Hansteen, Asterix and Polarled and exits two assets on the NCS for a consideration of USD 1.3 billion, including contingent payment.

McDermott Announces The Christening Of Its Latest Vessel - CSV108

SOURCE: McDermott | 11 September 2014

McDermott International, Inc. (“McDermott”) announces the christening of its Construction Support Vessel 108 (“CSV 108”) at Metalships & Docks shipyard in Vigo, Spain.