Photo from Boskalis.
The FSO Safer with Yemen and Ndeavor moored alongside.

Boskalis removes all oil from decaying FSO Safer offshore Yemen

Aug. 11, 2023
Boskalis, through subsidiary SMIT Salvage, has removed all oil from the decaying FSO Safer off the coast of Yemen in the Red Sea.

ExxonMobil creates business to commercialize emission-reduction technology

Feb. 5, 2021
ExxonMobil has created a new business, ExxonMobil Low Carbon Solutions, to commercialize its low-carbon technology portfolio. The new business will initially focus on carbon capture...

Production shut in after fatal incident onboard Ivory Coast FPSO

Jan. 15, 2021
Production at BW Offshore-operated Espior Ivoirien FPSO operating for CNR International on Espoir field offshore the Ivory Coast has been shut down following a fatal incident ...

Valero investigating fire at Meraux refinery

April 10, 2020
Valero Corp. is investigating a fire that broke out early on the morning of Apr. 10 at its 135,000-b/d Meraux refinery in Chalmette, La.

Tengizchevroil lets Tengiz inspection contract

Jan. 14, 2020
Tengizchevroil (TCO), a joint venture of Chevron, ExxonMobil, KazMunayGas, and LukArco, has let a contract to Sparrows Group for specialist lifting inspection services for Tengiz...
General Interest

API issues updated offshore safety and environment standard

Dec. 9, 2019
The American Petroleum Institute published a significantly updated offshore oil and gas safety, incident prevention, and environmental standard.