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Hyundai Heavy Industries To Add 10,000 Ton Heavy Lift Vessel To Its Offshore Facility

SOURCE: Hyundai Heavy Industries | 27 February 2015

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (HHI), the world’s biggest shipbuilder and a leading offshore facilities contractor, today announced its shipbuilding affiliate, Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries, completed a 10,000 ton heavy lift vessel (HVL), Hyundai-10000, at its shipyard in Yeongam, South Korea.

Shell Updates On Planned Maintenance At Pearl GTL, Qatar

SOURCE: Shell | 27 February 2015

Royal Dutch Shell plc (“Shell”) updated today that the Pearl gas-to-liquids (GTL) plant, in Qatar has entered planned maintenance in February 2015. Pearl GTL comprises two identical GTL ‘trains’, with a total capacity of 140,000 barrels per day of GTL products plus 120,000 barrels per day of natural gas liquids and ethane.

Development Plan For Peregrino Phase II Submitted

SOURCE: Statoil | 27 February 2015

Following the sanction of the Peregrino phase 2 project in December, Statoil together with its partner Sinochem submitted the Plan of Development (PoD) to the National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels (ANP) in Rio de Janeiro on 30 January.

Statoil Awards Mariner Supply Base And Warehousing Contracts To Asco

SOURCE: Statoil | 26 February 2015

Statoil (U.K.) Limited has on behalf of the Mariner co-venturers awarded the contracts for supply base and warehousing services for the Mariner field to Asco UK Limited.

Wood Group Automation Engineering Services For ExxonMobil

SOURCE: Wood Group | 26 February 2015

Wood Group is providing process control systems detailed engineering, procurement and fabrication services for the multi-billion dollar expansion project by ExxonMobil Chemical Company at the Baytown and Mont Belvieu plants near Houston. The work is being performed by Wood Group Mustang's (WG Mustang's) Automation and Control business unit.

McDermott And Petrofac Form Strategic Alliance

SOURCE: McDermott | 25 February 2015

McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE: MDR) (“McDermott”) and Petrofac Limited (“Petrofac”), an international oil and gas facilities service provider, announced today they have formed a strategic marketing alliance to pursue top-tier deepwater subsea, umbilical, riser and flowline (“SURF”) projects.

Cameron LNG Applies For Federal Approval Of Liquefaction Facilities Expansion

SOURCE: Cameron LNG | 24 February 2015

Cameron LNG today initiated the pre-filing review with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for the planned expansion of the company's existing three-train liquefaction export project in Hackberry, La.

Solvay Builds U.S. Specialty Polymers PEEK Production Unit In Major Expansion Drive

SOURCE: Solvay | 24 February 2015

Solvay is building a new specialty polymers resin unit in the United States, significantly expanding its production capacity of PEEK (polyether etherketone) and solidifying itself as a leader in the industry with a unique site presence in both the United States and in Asia.

Johan Sverdrup Contract Awarded To Aibel

SOURCE: Statoil | 24 February 2015

Today Statoil, on behalf of the Johan Sverdrup partnership, will sign a contract with Aibel for the construction of the deck for the drilling platform on the field. The contract is worth in excess of NOK 8 billion.

Wood Group Mustang Norway Completes Hook-up Of Valemon Platform On Norwegian Continental Shelf On Schedule

SOURCE: John Wood Group | 24 February 2015

Wood Group Mustang Norway (WGMN), together with Statoil, has successfully completed hook-up of the Valemon platform in the North Sea on schedule. Valemon, located on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS), is the second Statoil-operated platform to be put into production in the last nine months.