Derricks & Diamonds Charity Softball Tournament Raises over $200,000

Posted on 13 May 2010 in OTC

On May 1st and 2nd, 50 softball teams from companies throughout the oil and gas industry participated in the 2010 Derricks & Diamonds Charity Softball Tournament at…

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Top tension riser systems developed for ATP’s Telemark Hub

Posted on 11 May 2010 in News, OTC

ATP Oil and Gas’ Telemark Hub in the Gulf of Mexico is being developed with a new deep draft floating production system, a triangular design with…

OTC panel: Surface BOPs can extend rig’s water-depth capability

Posted on 11 May 2010 in News, OTC

Surface BOP (SBOP) isn’t exactly a new technology; it’s been standard practice on jackups for decades. However, for floating rigs, the SBOP has been…

Statoil focuses on future subsea processing opportunities

Posted on 11 May 2010 in News, OTC

Subsea processing involves combinations of fluid conditioning and pressure boosting of well stream fluids and water at the seabed…

Deepwater Horizon Memorial Fund established

Posted on 07 May 2010 in News, OTC

The Deepwater Horizon Memorial Fund has been established to assist the families as they work through this difficult time.

Care, partnership, resilience, tenacity: driving ‘impossible’ frontier projects forward

Posted on 07 May 2010 in News, OTC

Taking a break from the usual technical tone of the Offshore Technology Conference, John Hollowell, vice president…

OTC 2010 keynote: Believing in the ‘impossible’ key to moving onto new frontiers

Posted on 07 May 2010 in News, OTC

At the 2010 Offshore Technology Conference Awards Luncheon on 4 May, Hugh Elkins was honored with the…

Video exclusive: FMC’s Multi Phase Meter

Posted on 07 May 2010 in OTC, Videos OTC

In an exclusive video, DC’s Mike Killalea talks with FMC Technolgies Vice President-Technology Brad Beitler about FMC’s award-winning Self…

Saudi Aramco builds up crude production, evaluating tight gas

Posted on 07 May 2010 in News, OTC

At the 2010 Offshore Technology Conference topical luncheon on 3 May, Saudi Aramco vice president of drilling and workover Zuhair Al Hussain…

Seismic, geomechanical modeling can identify salt-related deepwater drilling hazards

Posted on 07 May 2010 in News, OTC

Drilling through a salt canopy can potentially provide a faster route to the subsalt objective rather than drilling through a…

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