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Mon 20 Mar 2017 North Sea Installation Evacuated Over Power Cut
Published: 09:00 on Mon 20 Mar 2017 in Oil Industry News.
Lights went out across BPs Clair Platform in the early hours of Saturday morning. Production was shut down and a 105 of the 144 workers on board were evacuated.A BP Spokesman advised: “Following a pow...
Tue 24 Jan 2017 BP Sells Off Stake in Magnus Field and Puts Remaining Stake for Sale
Published: 09:00 on Tue 24 Jan 2017 in Oil Industry News.
Included in the agreement are: 25% of BP’s 100% stake in Magnus; 25% of BP’s interests in a number of associated pipelines, and a 3% interest in the Sullom Voe Terminal from BP Exploration Operating C...
Thu 6 Oct 2016 Oil Spill from BP Platform Off Shetland 'No Longer Visible'
Published: 08:00 on Thu 6 Oct 2016 in Oil Industry News.
Oil that leaked into the sea from a platform off Shetland is no longer visible, according to BP.About 95 tonnes of oil spilled from the Clair platform on Sunday, 46 miles west of Shetland in the North...
Wed 5 Oct 2016 Oil Leaked from Shetland Platform 'Dispersing Rapidly'
Published: 10:00 on Wed 5 Oct 2016 in Oil Industry News.
Oil which leaked from an offshore platform at the weekend is dispersing quickly, BP has said.About 95 tonnes of oil spilled from the Clair platform on Sunday, 46 miles west of Shetland in the North At...
Tue 4 Oct 2016 Leaked Oil from BP Platform 'Moving Away from Land'
Published: 12:00 on Tue 4 Oct 2016 in Oil Industry News.
Oil which leaked from an offshore platform at the weekend appears to be moving away from land, BP has said.The incident happened on Sunday afternoon aboard the Clair platform, about 46 miles west of S...
Wed 3 Aug 2016 BP Completes Clair Ridge Construction
Published: 12:00 on Wed 3 Aug 2016 in Oil Industry News.
UK oil major BP has reported through its social media channels that the construction of the Clair Ridge project, west of the Shetland Islands, is now complete. The Clair field is located 75 km west of...
Sat 1 Aug 2015 Clair Ridge - 30 Second Timelapse of Topsides Installation
Published: 20:00 on Sat 1 Aug 2015 in Oil Industry News.
Clair is located 75 km west of the Shetland Islands in 150 m of water and extends over an area of 220 km² Clair Ridge is the second phase of development of the Clair field which, with an estimate...
Thu 30 Jul 2015 Cape Win £9.8million Clair Ridge Contract and Secures 170 Jobs
Published: 13:00 on Thu 30 Jul 2015 in Oil Industry News.
Cape PLC Thursday said it has been awarded a £9.8 million contract from oil and gas giant BP PLC for its Clair Ridge Shetland Islands project.The industrial services company said the contrac...
Thu 25 Jun 2015 First Clair Ridge Topside Safely Installed West of Shetland
Published: 13:00 on Thu 25 Jun 2015 in Oil Industry News.
BP and its co-venturers, ConocoPhillips, Chevron and Shell, are pleased to confirm the safe installation of the new Clair Ridge platform’s quarters and utilities (QU) topside modules, a major mileston...
Sat 23 May 2015 A History of the Digital Oil Field
Published: 00:00 on Sat 23 May 2015 in Oil Industry News.
In 2006, a report by Deloitte roughly defined the digital oilfield as "the evolution and convergence of a number of oil and gas drilling, exploration, digital control technologies coupled with standar...
Wed 25 Mar 2015 Clair Ridge QUID Module Set Sail to Clair Field
Published: 21:00 on Wed 25 Mar 2015 in Oil Industry News.
Heerema Marine Contractors has informed through its social media page that the Clair Ridge QUID module has been lifted onto Dockwise’s Black Marlin vessel. Topside modules for the Clair Ridge...
Fri 6 Mar 2015 BP Sullom Voe Gas Plant Postponed
Published: 17:00 on Fri 6 Mar 2015 in Oil Industry News.
BP are to postponed construction of their £500 million, Sullom Voe, gas sweetening plant for at least five months.The gas sweetening facility project has been pushed back until spring 2016 in an effor...
Sat 8 Nov 2014 Total Exploring Deep with Huge West Of Shetland License Win
Published: 00:00 on Sat 8 Nov 2014 in Oil Industry News.
French Oil Giant, Total has been awarded 11 blocks west of Shetland in what has been called one of the UK’s largest ever licensing rounds.In what is seen as a huge commitment to their future in the UK...
Sat 2 Aug 2014 World’s Largest Oil Field NOT Found - The Mystery Surrounding the Prime Ministers Shetland Visit
Published: 00:00 on Sat 2 Aug 2014 in Oil Industry News.
Speculation is growing in the Oil Industry that there was more to the UK Prime Ministers recent secret visit to Shetland than has been released. The Facebook page of YES Highlands and Islands has re...
Fri 27 Jun 2014 BP 'has turned a corner in North Sea output'
Published: 00:00 on Fri 27 Jun 2014 in Oil Industry News.
THE head of BP's North Sea business has said the oil and gas giant expects to increase production in the area over the next few years following heavy investment in areas like West of Shetland.Trev...
Mon 5 Dec 2011 Faroe Petroleum Provides Operational Update Following Completion of the Petoro Asset Swap Deal
Published: 00:00 on Mon 5 Dec 2011 in Oil Industry News.
Faroe Petroleum plc, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in the Atlantic Margin, the North Sea and Norway, is pleased to pro...
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