Daily Archives: June 5, 2020

Worldwide offshore rig count tumbles in May

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic The worldwide offshore rig count in May 2020 dropped 54 rigs year-over-year and 37 rigs sequentially, according to rig count reports by Baker Hughes. The post Worldwide offshore rig count tumbles in… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Premier agrees discount in buying BP’s North Sea assets

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic Oil and gas company Premier Oil has agreed revised terms for the acquisitions of the Andrew Area and Shearwater assets from British oil major BP. The post Premier agrees discount in buying… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Utkilen takes delivery of third LNG-ready tanker

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic The Bergen-headquartered shipping company Utkilen has taken delivery of its thirds LNG-ready tanker from the Dingheng shipyard in China on June 3. Courtesy of Utkilen The 10,500-dwt newbuilding named Saltstraum, featuring stainless steel cargo tanks, is the third in the series of four newbuilds ordered at the Chinese shipyard….

Wood aims for 40 pct greenhouse gas emission reduction by 2030

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic Oilfield services company Wood has pledged to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 40 per cent by 2030. The post Wood aims for 40 pct greenhouse gas emission reduction by 2030 appeared first on… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

ABB hybrid-electric propulsion for Washington State Ferries’ newbuilds

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic ABB has been selected by American shipbuilder Vigor Fab LLC as the hybrid-electric propulsion and energy storage system provider for the newest additions to the Washington State Ferries’ fleet, setting the largest US ferry system on course for zero-emission operations. The new Olympic-class ferries, which will have the capacity…

ABB inks diagnostics deal for SCF’s Arctic LNG tanker

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic ABB has signed a contract to support icebreaking LNG carrier Christophe de Margerie during its transit of the Northern Sea Route. Courtesy of ABB ABB supported the vessel with remote diagnostics services for increased safety and performance as the vessel completed the transit of the Northern Sea Route, bound…