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WASHINGTON, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The board of directors of the American Petroleum Institute formally endorsed the industry's steps to create a Center for Offshore Safety, during its spring meeting. "After extensive review and development, the oil and natural gas industry has approved the creation of the Center for Offshore Safety, which will promote the highest level of safety for offshore operations, through an effective program that addresses management practices,...
HOUSTON, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- T-Rex Engineering & Construction, L.C. (T-Rex) announces the recent asset acquisition from Delcor USA, Inc. This significantly expands T-Rex's fabrication capabilities for the offshore oil & gas industry.
HOUSTON, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Oceaneering International, Inc. (NYSE: OII) announced it has entered into a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Norse Cutting & Abandonment AS (NCA), for approximately $60 million. The purchase is expected to close by March 31, 2011.
HOUSTON, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Technologies (NYSE: FTI) announced today that it has received a $125 million order from Petrobras (NYSE: PBR, PBRA), Brazil's national oil company, to supply equipment for use in their oil and gas developments offshore Brazil.
HOUSTON, Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FTI) announced today that it has signed a three-year frame agreement with ConocoPhillips Indonesia Inc. Ltd for the manufacture and supply of subsea production equipment.
NEW YORK, Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Goodwin Procter LLP, a national Am Law 50 firm, will present "Offshore: The Next Frontier in Wind Energy," a new conference to take place in New York City on December 8, 2010.
HOUSTON, Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Oceaneering International, Inc. (NYSE: OII) announced that it has secured a contract with the BC-10 Consortium, operated by Shell, to supply umbilicals for the development of BC-10 Phase II offshore Brazil in the Campos Basin.
HOUSTON, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Technologies (NYSE: FTI) announced today that it has signed a contract with Shell Group Companies to supply subsea systems for the Parque das Conchas Phase II project.
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HOUSTON, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Industries, Ltd. (Nasdaq: GLBL) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Global Offshore International, Ltd., has been awarded a contract from Dubai Petroleum Establishment (DPE) to perform the Al Jalilah Platform and Pipelines EPC project.
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