Production Systems

  • Global Marine Inc., of Houston, Texas, recently announced the incorporation of a wholly owned subsidiary, Global Marine Production Systems Inc.

    Global Marine Production Systems provides standardized offshore production systems from stock for fast delivery and offers turnkey engineering and construction management services.

    Activities are designed to help clients achieve early offshore production to accelerate positive cash flow in marginal fields and in other applicable field development projects.

    Management consists of Harry H. Bauer, president; John E.

    Barnes, manager, structural engineering ; William K. Johnson, controller; Michael D. Jackson, manager, marketing; and Terry L. Winters, manager, engineering and construction.

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  • to produce in deepwater has opened a new frontier in oil and gas development – and has generated a huge business base for suppliers of floating production systems Types of Floating Production Systems There are two basic types of floating production systems: oil/gas production units and LNG/gas processing

  • A full-scale production pilot test of a prototype subsea system designed to produce oil and gas from remotely controlled ocean-floor equipment is underway in the Gulf of Mexico, according to Exxon USA. "This is the first time that oil has been produced through a well and sea-floor production

  • been appointed by EDG Inc. to head a marine engineering department. Malcolm will focus on providing creative engineering solutions on floating production systems including submersible, semisubmersible and vessel design. Malcolm, whose official title is director of engineering for floating production system

  • the floating production sector. The study profiles the deepwater industry, examines the dynamics driving the sector and forecasts orders for floating production systems between 2013 and 2017. Highlighted below are some key findings in the study. Growing Inventory of Floating Production Systems There are now

  • the floating production sector. The study profiles the deepwater industry, examines the dynamics driving the sector and forecasts orders for floating production systems between 2013 and 2017. Highlighted below are some key findings in the study. Growing Inventory of Floating Production Systems There are now

  • the Offshore Technology Research Center and EQE International to conduct a risk analysis to compare the risks of FPSOs with existing deepwater production systems currently operating in the GOM. The existing deepwater production systems considered in the study were TLPs, Spars, and fixed jacket platforms

  • terminal facilities in the North Sea and other offshore waters of the United Kingdom. It is a joint venture between William Press Production Systems, Ltd. of Wallsend Tyne and Wear, England, and IMODCO, Inc. of Los Angeles, Calif., a wholly owned subsidiary of Amtel, Inc. of Providence

  • . - 77: The number of production floaters on order, which is an all-time high. - 55: Brazil is the largest location in terms of floating production systems in operation with 55, including 35 FPSOs, 18 production semis and two FSRUs. This high-profile, high-value sector of the industry is a decided

  • of businesses which depend on a healthy market for sustained business. The following is excerpted a report entitled Market Prospects for Floating Production Systems, produced quarterly by International Maritime Associates, Inc. (Washington, D.C.), which discusses in great detail the spending plans for all

  • According to a study just completed by IMA, 121 floating production systems are in operation or available. This is an increase of approximately 90 percent over the number of units in operation five years ago. About one-quarter of the units are operating off Northern Europe, another quarter off Brazil

  • reflects increased size and responsibilities of the engineering group, particularly in primary design and engineering of subsea wellheads and production systems. The group also provides technical guidance to National Supply factories in Stockport, England, and Maydown, Northern Ireland, on manufacturing

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    SMART SUBSEA SOLUTIONS S2C TECHNOLOGY: COMMUNICATION AND TRACKING COMBINED - time, space and cost - saving solutions - low power consumption for autonomous operations - advanced data delivery algorithms, addressing and networking, remotely con? gurable settings - extendable platform with multiple con?

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    provided for the convenience of our readers. If you are an advertiser and would like to update or modify any of the above information, please contact: productionmanager@marinelink.com 64 MTR April 201

  • MT Apr-19#61 Balmoral Boltless Bend Restrictor
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    Balmoral Boltless Bend Restrictor Balmoral has extended its bend restric- tor range to include a genuinely boltless restrictor (patent pending). This innovation allows ? tting times to be slashed, offering savings in offshore installation costs. In line with Balmoral’s track record for prod- uct

  • MT Apr-19#60 Products Buoyancy
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    Products Buoyancy DeepWater Buoyancy’s DeepWater Benthic Lander DeepWater Buoyancy claims to be components, there are also plastic, com- lander is free-fall deployed to the sea- the world’s largest supplier of subsea posite, polyurethane and fabricated met- ? oor to collects data. The product is buoyancy

  • MT Apr-19#59 ployment and retrieval.  Its portfolio of  ers in the)
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    ployment and retrieval. Its portfolio of ers in the marine, construction, indus- Hawboldt Industries Hawboldt is a designer and manufac- rental equipment includes winches with trial and oil and gas industries. Based turer of custom-built Launch and Recov- a variety of cables, mobile A-frames in in New

  • MT Apr-19#58  R&D, design & 
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    , and Damen Winch Technology was formed in 2015, bringing on board additional engineers and creating a dedicated unit with R&D, design & engineering, production and after- sales support. Today, DMC offers a full range of escort, towing, anchor and tugger winches, and capstans. A MacArtney A/S custom winch

  • MT Apr-19#57 come one of the principal innovators 
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    come one of the principal innovators in the subsea imaging and measure- ment industry. It is headquartered is in BIRNS, Inc. Kildare, Ireland with of? ces in the U.S., BIRNS started out in the subsea the U.K., China and Australia. industry creating underwater cam- Currently the company is building

  • MT Apr-19#56 Products Imaging
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    Products Imaging SubC Imaging Remote Ocean Systems SIDUS Solutions, LLC ROS is an ISO-9001-2008 certi? ed company with a 28,000 sq. ft. research and manufacturing facility dedicated to producing products. Its product line includes underwater video cameras, lights, rugged pan and tilt positioning

  • MT Apr-19#54 1,700-kilometer mission autonomously collecting ?  sheries)
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    1,700-kilometer mission autonomously collecting ? sheries thus increasing mission ef? ciency. acoustics and physical properties of the sea surface. As part Looking back 20 years, we celebrate the progress and ad- of this multi-vehicle mission under the U.K. NERC/Defra vancements made in ocean observatio

  • MT Apr-19#53 Compared with historical data collected over centuries)
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    Compared with historical data collected over centuries, this year suggest seismic motion was consistent with displacement new information will help scientists better predict geologic at the full convergence rate. From the results of his missions, activity. Dr. Chadwell concluded the Wave Gliders have

  • MT Apr-19#52 ver the past 20 years, great strides have been made  Sea?)
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    ver the past 20 years, great strides have been made Sea? oor geodesy projects are underway across the globe, all in the ability to observe and monitor the worlds’ in pursuit of scienti? c advances that will help us crack the ocean. Just think that less than two decades ago, one code on earthquake and

  • MT Apr-19#50 Autonomous 
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  • MT Apr-19#47 2019  
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    2019 Media Kit EDITORIAL CALENDAR 2019 Market Feature ProfileTechnical FeatureProduct Feature Ad Close: Dec 21Ad Close: Jan 22 Ad Close: Feb 21 JAN/FEBFEBRUARYMARCH Underwater Vehicle Annual Oceanographic Instrumentation: Measurement, Process & Analysis Subsea Defense Ocean Business 2019 Technology

  • MT Apr-19#46 , led by ?  oating 
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    a HyWind pilot at infrastructure — the Sustainable Energy catapult will also Peterhead, Scotland, offshore wind has surged, led by ? oating provide production material and Unitech’s own prototype wind. Now, Equinor sees marine wind growing to 12,000 MW testing center. To help startups close the gap between

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    in ing operations lean, nimble, grid-optimized and super-local. expensive equipment to show that their component works, he Unitech’s ? oating production line at Bomlo will feature can rent a place with us,” Waagen says, adding, “Bring only ? oating cable tanks that can produce 4,000 tons of cable

  • MT Apr-19#44  cept for cable-laying and production “turbine-to-turbine”)
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    oil ing solutions — no way,” Birkeland asserts. The Unitech con- and gas offshoot has zeroed in on the spooling of wind en- cept for cable-laying and production “turbine-to-turbine” and ergy power cables that aim to perfect and customize power to shore is one part of a major “positive deviance” in supplier

  • MT Apr-19#41  
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    low- ering pipe bound to nodule-harvesters on the seabed. Nod- ules are collected, screened, separated and concentrated for transfer via lift pipe to a production vessel as seawater slurry. Another pipe adjoining the lift pipe returns seawater back to the ocean. So, deepsea mining combines the tech and experi- enc

  • MT Apr-19#38 pling survey, mapping, hyperspectral photo work (met- of)
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    pling survey, mapping, hyperspectral photo work (met- of the 47th Underwater Mining Conference in Bergen last als detection), environmental monitoring, risk assessment, year — yes, the 47th — organizers noted the achievements cutting-process observation and serving as equipment mules and attendance of a

  • MT Apr-19#37 Mining for AUVs
In Europe, there are sure signs that)
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    Mining for AUVs In Europe, there are sure signs that underwater mining is the next big market for autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV), remotely operated underwater vehicles (ROV) and new “drones” called HROV, DART or TURTLE. Among the indicators is the involvement of mining companies, governments

  • MT Apr-19#35 tenance activities, these are effectively hotel boats with)
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    tenance activities, these are effectively hotel boats with a lot term we want to develop the HAUV track and survey buried of redundant time. We have developed HAUV to be able to be cables autonomously. Various pipe tracking technologies are deployed and recovered from these vessels essentially replac-

  • MT Apr-19#34 survey, producing stunning images, as well as point cloud)
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    survey, producing stunning images, as well as point cloud data, says Ward. “The CathX Laser system provides a very high- of both the pipeline and passing marine life (see inset with de- resolution point cloud of the pipeline and adjacent seabed. The tail of the shark’s teeth, taken at 2 knots) using a

  • MT Apr-19#33 AUVs in the market are not actually that autonomous;)
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    AUVs in the market are not actually that autonomous; often from a quayside at a lake close to Saab’s Facility in Sweden the vessel needs to track the vehicle during a scope, which, in to perform a “mow the lawn” style pre-programmed survey our eyes, defeated the object of the autonomous feature.”

  • MT Apr-19#32 fter four years spent developing an autonomous  HAUV will)
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    fter four years spent developing an autonomous HAUV will return to its dock on completion of the work scope underwater vehicle (AUV)/remotely operated un- and will wait to be recovered at a convenient time. “For ex- derwater vehicle (ROV) hybrid (HAUV) based on ample, if you have engaged a vessel to

  • MT Apr-19#28 Insignts Business
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    Insignts Business The ? rst phase of Virtual Residency will leverage the en- the service sector. Some will respond with incremental change abling technology’s ability to achieve a correspondency ratio and some will respond with transformational propositions. similar to warehouse robotics. This results