Aker Solutions wins Coral South FLNG contract
26 June, 2017
Norwegian oil services company Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract to deliver three umbilicals and associated equipment to Eni’s Coral South project offshore Mozambique.
Norwegian firms merge to create SolstadFarstad
Four Norwegian firms have merged to create SolstadFarstad, a provider of specialised offshore service vessels to the international oil and gas industry.
PJ Valves lands McDermott Trinidad and Tobago contract
23 June, 2017
UK-based PJ Valves has been awarded a contract by McDermott International Inc to supply valves and piping elements for an offshore project in Trinidad and Tobago.
Aberdeen firm Canyon to dig trench for 1.2GW Hornsea 1 offshore wind farm
Siem Offshore Contractors has awarded a trenching services contract to Aberdeen firm Canyon Offshore on DONG Energy’s 1.2GW Hornsea 1 offshore UK wind farm.
Dubai’s Dodsal wins US$1.1bn contract from Sonatrach
22 June, 2017
Dubai-based Dodsal Group has won a US$1.1bn contract from Algerian state oil company Sonatrach to build a new gas-oil separation plant.
Work begins on 9 gas-fired power plants in Vietnam
PetroVietnam Power Corp has begun construction of nine gas-fired power plants in southern Vietnam with a combined capacity of 5.25GW.
Czech utility EPH acquires two Centrica UK power stations in £318m deal
21 June, 2017
Centrica has agreed to sell the Langage and South Humber Bank gas-fired power stations to Czech firm EPH for £318m in cash.
Mexico awards 10 shallow water blocks
Mexico has awarded 10 of the 15 blocks it put out to tender during its second bid round for shallow water acreage.
First turbine at Hywind offshore wind farm lifted onto floating foundation
20 June, 2017
The first wind turbine has been lifted onto its floating spar foundation for the 30MW Hywind offshore wind demonstration project in Scotland.
Cleaning robot deployed at Hungarian solar plant
Norwegian research firm SINTEF and Hungarian firm ProDSP Technology have developed a robot to effectively clean PV solar plants.
Registered Office: The EIC, 89 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7TP, United Kingdom Company Registration 493459 © 2012 Energy Industries Council