Posts Tagged ‘seabed’

Continental Shelf

Definition Continental Shelf  (CS) refers to the part of the seabed sloping gently between the coast and the deep […]

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Pipelay Vessel

Definition Pipelay Vessel or Pipe Laying Vessel refers to the vessel used by the offshore oil and gas […]

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Umbilical

Definition Umbilical refers in the oil and gas industry to the connections used offshore between the subsea equipment and […]

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Tie-Back

Definition Tie-back in the offshore oil and gas upstream activities refer to the connection of additional risers to […]

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Statoil Dagny Jack-up drilling rig awarded to Maersk

Statoil validated concept for $4 billion Dagny and Eirin oil and gas fields development       Partners and actual […]

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Statoil Skrugard and Havis oil discoveries justify feasibility studies

Statoil, ENI and Petoro expect more to come from Skrugard and Havis exploration The Skrugard and Havis fields […]

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Riser

Definition A Riser is a pipe carrying up the subsea oil and gas from the wellheads on the seabed […]

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“FSO”

Definition FSO is the acronym of Floating Storage and Offloading used to describe the offshore operation between the […]

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Statoil Gullfaks subsea compression unit awarded to Framo

Framo Engineering is now part of Schlumberger to create a subsea process and boosting system capable of meeting […]

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