Oil and Gas Industry Latest Tech Trends

09.03.2016 Trelleborg Introduces New Sealing Material for Extreme Temperature Applications

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions has introduced two advanced elastomers engineered to withstand extremely low temperatures while meeting rigorous international standards for elastomeric material in oil and gas production.

24.02.2016 Trelleborg Launches Innovative Subsea Vibration Suppression System

Trelleborg’s offshore operation has launched an innovative new vortex induced vibration (VIV) suppression system.

17.02.2016 Aker Solutions, Total to Cooperate on Subsea Technology Development

Aker Solutions and Total agreed to collaborate on research and innovation to develop new cost-effective subsea field technology.

05.02.2016 Halliburton Launches Electrohydraulic Subsea Safety System for Deepwater Well Testing

Halliburton (NYSE: HAL) announced the release of the Dash™ 3 inch Subsea Safety System, a complete solution for electrohydraulic control of Halliburton’s subsea safety tree. Previously, control was provided through direct hydraulic pressure from the surface.

28.01.2016 TRELLEBORG Protects I-Tubes From Fire On Egina FPSO

Trelleborg’s offshore operation has secured a significant contract with a major shipyard to supply its unique fire protection technology, Firestop™, to 17 I-Tubes for the Floating Productions Supply and Offloading (FPSO) vessel Egina.

25.01.2016 Sky-Futures Completes First Ever Drone Inspection in the Gulf of Mexico for the Oil and Gas industry

Sky-Futures, the leading provider of drone inspection services for the global oil and gas industry, last week completed the first ever oil and gas inspection by drone in the Gulf of Mexico for a leading global oil and gas service and drilling company.

19.01.2016 BG Group Pushes the Limits of LNG Ship Designs

On the shores of the Amazônia Azul – or Blue Amazon, the part of the Atlantic off the coast of Brazil – the LNG ship of the future is being designed.

15.01.2016 Aker Solutions Introduces a Newly Qualified Rotary Subsea Electric Actuator

The system will enable cost savings on topside and for umbilicals.

13.01.2016 Trelleborg Unveils Dedicated Swivel Stack Seal Inspection Facility

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions has opened a dedicated climate-controlled swivel stack seal inspection facility for the validation of bespoke seals. 

29.12.2015 Weatherford Lands World's Heaviest Casing String

Weatherford achieved a new world record by landing a 1,180-ton (2,360,700-lb) casing string at a total depth of 26,805 ft (8,170 m). The job was performed on a deepwater rig in the Gulf of Mexico this fall.