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Total awards more time in North Sea to Prosafe flotel

Rate this article By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Oil company Total E&P UK has extended the charter of the Prosafe-owned flotel Safe Caledonia currently operating in the North Sea. The Safe Caledonia semi-submersible accommodation rig is operating at the Elgin-Franklin offshore platform in the UK sector of the North Sea. Total initially awarded the contract for the accommodation…

Total: ‘Difficult’ North Sea well ‘under full control’

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today Total E&P UK on Friday experienced what it says were difficulties while drilling one of its North Sea wells. Following several reports that Total was fighting at its Elgin platform to put a well under control, Offshore Energy Today reached out to the company seeking further info. This…

Total hires Safe Caledonia accommodation rig

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today Prosafe has secured a contract with Total for do deploy one of its flotels to the UK North Sea. Under the agreement, Total E&P UK will hire the the Safe Caledonia semi-submersible accommodation rig at the Elgin-Franklin offshore platform. The firm period of the contract is 134 days…

Aker Solutions in 3-year North Sea deal with Total

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today Norwegian oil services company Aker Solutions earlier this week won a contract extension from the French oil major Total to provide maintenance and operations services at the Elgin and Franklin fields in the UK North Sea. This contract value is more than NOK 400 million, or 49 million…

Aker Solutions wins 3-year deal from Total in North Sea

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today.. Norwegian oil services company Aker Solutions has won a three-year contract extension from the French oil major Total to provide maintenance and operations services at the Elgin and Franklin fields in the UK North Sea. Aker Solutions said on Tuesday that this work is valued at more than…

Elgin gas leak: is North Sea legislation tough enough?

Rate this article French oil and gas multinational Total has been fined a record amount for a gas leak in the North Sea, but there is scepticism over whether it will have any impact on safety in the region. Charges are rare compared to how many accidents occur, so doe… Read Full Article Here For…