MODEC develops MODEC NOAH™ and M350™ FPSO hulls

MODEC, Inc. announced that it has developed the "MODEC NOAH" and "M350", next-generation new built hulls for Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessels utilizing its extensive knowledge, experience and proven successes in engineering, construction, operations and maintenance of FPSOs as a major company in this industry.

Van Gogh infill project lifts Santos oil production

Santos announced first oil from the Van Gogh infill project, marking the successful completion of the two-well program that will increase production from the field.

Shell adds new, deep-water production in Brazil

New deep-water production is underway at Lula Extreme South in the Brazilian Santos Basin. Royal Dutch Shell plc, through its subsidiary Shell Brasil Petróleo Ltda.

KBR awarded Concept Definition engineering contract

KBR, Inc. recently announced that Woodside Energy Ltd, as Operator for and on behalf of the Browse JV, has awarded KBR the Concept Definition engineering contract for the two gas FPSO facilities for the proposed Browse to North West Shelf Development, located offshore Western Australia.

ExxonMobil’s ninth discovery offshore Guyana

ExxonMobil has made its ninth discovery offshore Guyana at the Hammerhead-1 well, marking its fifth discovery on the Stabroek Block in the past year and proving a new play concept for potential development.

Versatile FLT93 Stainless Steel Switch from FCI

With its no-moving parts flow/level sensor housed in a stainless steel package and NEMA 4X enclosure, the robust SIL-2 rated FLT93 Series Switch from Fluid Components International (FCI) is ready for the most punishing heavy marine seawater, acidic or alkaline fluids and wash-down cycles encountered in a wide range of industrial processes and plant environments.

First oil produced from Atlanta Field

QGEP Participações S.A. announced that it produced first oil from the Atlanta Field on May 02nd, 2018. QGEP confirmed initial production from one well in the Atlanta Field, Operator of Block BS - 4 with a 30 % working interest.

Ultra-deepwater FPSO charter project for Mero field

MODEC, Inc., Mitsui & Co., Ltd., Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd., Marubeni Corporation and Mitsui E&S Holdings Co., Ltd.

DNV GL supports Dana Petroleum

DNV GL has been supporting Dana Petroleum on the development of the Western Isles field and the Western Isles floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel as it progressed towards first oil.

Petrobas, Modec Group sign FPSO contract

Petrobras has signed a contract with Modec Group to charter a FPSO platform to be used in the Sepia field development project.