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  1. Watching the World Risky weapon in Brent Spar debate

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 15 Jul 1996

    news that Shell had decided to dump Brent spar oil "platform" at sea after all. One ..... that plans for deepsea disposal of Brent spar oil "platform" have drawn closer following ..... analysis. Another told me the gigantic Brent spar "platform" could be turned into an offshore

  2. Aker Solutions to design Norwegian Sea spar

    Online Articles

    Wed, 14 Mar 2012

    for front-end engineering and design of a novel spar platform for Luva gas and condensate field in the ..... Aker Solutions says the structure, called a belly spar , will be the world’s largest spar platform, the world’s first with condensate

  3. 20/20 hindsight over Brent spar

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 9 Feb 1998

    widely acceptable way to dispose of Brent spar , Shell U.K. Exploration & Production ..... Rose, director of Greenpeace's Brent spar campaign, said, "Shell has taken over ..... Times newspaper tagged its report: "Brent spar -end of an oil fiasco" and said, "For

  4. Statoil picks spar for deepwater Luva development

    Online Articles

    Mon, 30 Jan 2012

    in the Norwegian Sea with selection of a spar platform to handle production from wells ..... Norway, in 1,300 m of water. The spar concept includes a conventional deck with ..... well through a satellite template. The spar would have a storage unit for condensate

  5. BP, Technip spar pact includes Mad Dog work

    Online Articles

    Tue, 3 May 2011

    has entered an agreement with Technip for spar technology covering a second phase of development ..... engineering design for the Mad Dog Phase 2 spar . That work has begun. Front-end engineering ..... half. Mad Dog produces through a truss spar moored in 4,500 ft of water on Green

  6. Brent spar disposal options unveiled

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 19 Aug 1996

    contractors and/or groups for disposal of Brent spar oil storage and loading buoy, currently ..... government approved a plan to dump the spar in deep waters off Northwest Britain last ..... outline proposals for disposal of Brent spar are: John Wood Group plc, Aberdeen


    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 20 Mar 1995

    How Brent Spar Disposal Cost Estimates Compare. (28569 ..... Expro) plans to dump its Brent field spar offshore loading buoy in Jeep water off ..... environmental option study for abandonment of the spar considered six options: horizontal dismantling

  8. Watching the World Brent spar disposal on the Internet

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Apr 1996

    debate about abandonment of the idle Brent spar loading buoy. Controversy over a plan to dump the spar in the Atlantic Ocean and later public protests ..... When we launched the new Way Forward for the Spar last October, we promised that openness would

  9. Oceaneering acquires ownership position in Medusa truss spar

    Online Articles

    Mon, 5 Jan 2004

    acquisition of 50% ownership in Medusa Spar LLC, which holds 75% undivided ownership in the Medusa truss spar production platform. Moored in more than ..... 582 in the Gulf of Mexico, the Medusa spar currently has the first of six initial

  10. Shell launches Perdido spar production facility

    Online Articles

    Fri, 30 May 2008

    transporting by barge its enormous Perdido spar production facility from the shipyard in ..... surface in nearly 8,000 ft of water. "The spar will be secured in place by nine chain ..... surface, will be linked to the Perdido spar above. Oil will be brought to the surface

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