Daily Archives: August 8, 2016

BSEE: Even low levels of combustible gas threaten offshore copters

Rate this article Mounting evidence suggests exposure to low levels of methane and other combustible gases can be catastrophic for helicopters traveling to and from offshore platforms, warned an official with the US Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Oil & Gas Journal – General Interest

Pioneering Spirit set for offshore trials

Rate this article Allseas’ Pioneering Spirit has departed Rotterdam and is headed to the southern North Sea to perform offshore trials. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: <a href=http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/offshore-rss/~3/1Wyg4sHrdzU/i-pioneering-spirit-i-set-for-offshore-trials.html target="_blank" title="Pioneering Spirit set for offshore trials” >Offshore RSS Feed

Seaways names latest anchor handling tug

Rate this article Keppel Singmarine says it is on track to deliver its fifth anchor handling tug to Seaways International on time and with a perfect safety record. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore RSS Feed

SM Energy to buy Midland basin firm for $980 million

Rate this article SM Energy Co., Denver, has agreed to acquire 100% membership interest in Rock Oil Holdings LLC and its 24,783 net acres in Howard County, Tex., from private equity firm Riverstone Holdings LLC for $980 million. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Oil & Gas Journal – General Interest

BLM issues final EIS analyzing Thompson Divide oil, gas leases

Rate this article The US Bureau of Land Management released a final environmental impact statement analyzing 65 oil and gas leases that were issued in the White River National Forest in Colorado from 1995 to 2012. The agency’s preferred alternative in the final EIS would cancel the 25 undeveloped leases, apply new stipulations to the…