• 3T Energy Group awarded Total E&P UK training management contract

    July 21, 2020

    Following a tendering process which concluded in January 2020, AIS Training and sister company Survivex – both part of the 3T Energy Group – have been selected by Total E&P UK to manage their UK onshore and offshore workforce training requirements. The solution, based on 3T Energy Group’s “Transform” platform, aims to digitise and streamline the management and reporting of training for Total’s 1,000+ UK personnel. Outsourcing training management to an expert business helps ensure that companies like Total maintain the highest levels of workforce safety and compliance whilst staying abreast of the very latest technological trends in training delivery and ...
  • International SOS rolls out screening to support businesses

    July 17, 2020

    Healthcare and security risk services provider International SOS is rolling out a new screening service to help get people back to work. Using expertise and the experience gained in delivering rapid temperature and vulnerability screening, as well as clinical support staff, to sites across the north east of Scotland for over 25,000 offshore workers during lock-down, it is making the service available to businesses in all sectors. In doing so, the company has developed robust procedures and services which can support businesses in all sectors as lockdown is eased and people return to work. These include risk assessments, infection control procedures and ...
  • SSI Group acquired by Remote Medical International

    July 17, 2020

    Remote Medical International, a global leader in workplace health and safety services, completed its acquisition of SSI Group on July 1. UK-based SSI specialises in emergency response medical services for the oil and gas and renewable energy sectors, global risk management, and international safety. Remote Medical International will leverage SSI’s years of work to provide medical and technical support for offshore wind farm and other renewable energy construction in the North Sea and North America and expand its work with large corporations working in remote and challenging locations globally. The combined expertise will produce a comprehensive range of COVID-19 medical services and ...
  • OSIsoft and Tendeka form reservoir monitoring data partnership

    July 16, 2020

    Global completions service company Tendeka has joined the OSIsoft EcoSphere, a collection of more than 300 industrial leaders that provide products, applications, and services for the PI System. The Aberdeen-headquartered company will provide downhole monitoring, analysis and modelling products to support customers in their digital transformation and integration strategies. The PI System enables customers to cleanse, analyse and visualise this data so they can discover actionable insights in real time and these new data sources will bolster the value of the existing information. The partnership will enable OSIsoft’s PI System customers, which include thousands of industrial and oil and gas producers worldwide, ...
  • Mabbett Ltd partners with Katoni Engineering

    July 16, 2020

    Safety, environment and engineering professional services firm Mabbett Ltd has announced a partnership with engineering and offshore services provider Katoni Engineering. Together, the two companies are working to strengthen combined technical offering to support the energy transition in both onshore and offshore environments in energy communities across the UK. They also intend to offer a compelling HSE contribution to the energy sector as it transitions to meet the ambitions of net zero carbon by 2045 in Scotland and 2050 in the UK. Read more…  
  • Apollo reaches phase 2 of Wave Energy Scotland project

    July 16, 2020

    Apollo Offshore Engineering has been further shortlisted as one of four companies chosen to share a £1.4 million investment to develop quick connection systems for Wave Energy Scotland. The project was developed in order to develop technology to enable the quick connection and disconnection of wave energy converters, reducing costs and improving reliability. Apollo’s PALM connector uses a passive locking mechanism that provides the connection and load transfer between the wave energy convertor (WEC) and its moorings. This function is purely mechanical and requires only the input of a suitable deck winch on the installation vessel. Read more…  
  • Wood completes work on SGN green hydrogen-to-homes project

    July 15, 2020

    Global engineering and consulting group Wood has successfully delivered preliminary engineering design services for gas network operator SGN’s candidate site at Machrihanish, on the west coast of Scotland, as part of its Hydrogen 100 (H100) project. The H100 demonstration project will initially aim to supply energy to homes in Fife, Scotland. On completion, this project will be the first of its kind to employ a direct supply of offshore wind renewable power to produce green hydrogen energy, heating up to 300 homes in the first instance. Wood worked on the project in collaboration with the Machrihanish Airbase Community Company Business Park and ...
  • READ Cased Hole and EV develop downhole video technology

    July 13, 2020

    Cased hole logging specialist READ Cased Hole has announced a new collaboration in Alaska with EV, a leader in downhole visual analytics. Working in partnership in the state, READ is now the selected operator of EV’s cutting-edge downhole video technology which enables vivid, high-definition video, providing a complete 360° picture from inside the wellbore. EV’s camera technology is complementary with READ’s portfolio of well integrity services, including multifinger calipers that provide accurate evaluation of a well’s accessibility and structural integrity, as well as expert data analytics. READ can also deploy its calipers together with EV technology in a single run, in memory ...
  • Rever Offshore completes Serica campaign

    July 13, 2020

    Subsea project delivery and execution provider Rever Offshore has announced the recent completion of a contract awarded by Serica Energy. This is the second campaign Rever has undertaken for the independent North Sea operator within a framework agreement which commenced in November 2018. The work scope, which took place in the North Sea’s Rhum field, was completed in late May. Throughout the 14-day campaign, the company deployed the multi-purpose dive support and offshore construction vessel, the Rever Polaris, to carry out electrical diagnostics as part of a multi-year campaign of preventive maintenance on the subsea cable network. Subsequent testing took place via ...
  • TechnipFMC and Halliburton offer new subsea sensing technology

    July 10, 2020

    Halliburton and TechnipFMC have introduced Odassea™, the first distributed acoustic sensing solution for subsea wells. The new technology platform enables operators to execute intervention-less seismic imaging and reservoir diagnostics to reduce total cost of ownership while improving reservoir knowledge. The Odassea™ service integrates hardware and digital systems to strengthen digital capabilities in subsea reservoir monitoring and production optimisation. Halliburton provides the fibre optic sensing technology, completions and analysis for reservoir diagnostics, while TechnipFMC provides the optical connectivity from the topside to the completions. Through the collaboration, operators can accelerate full-field subsea fibre optic sensing, design and execution. Read more…