Improving Petroleum Tank Lightning Safety

technology-lightening-KC_Tank_Fire_-_lo_Resolution1When lightning struck on or near a petroleum tank at the Magellan Midstream Partners distribution terminal in Kansas City, Kansas, in 2008, the tank, containing approximately 1.2 mn gallons of unleaded gasoline, caught fire, sending a large plume of smoke across portions of the greater Kansas City metro area.

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Novel approach to the challenges faced in deepwater

Expro’s ground-breaking AX-S subsea well intervention system has been designed from the outset as a deepwater system, not merely an extension of surface or shallow water technology taken to depth.

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FMC hoists Angola prize

ENGINEERING GIANT FMC Technologies won a US$520mn contract from Total to build subsea production equipment for the Clov project off Angola.

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Total to get CLOV subsea production equipment from FMC

TOTAL EXPLORATION & PRODUCTION Angola has signed a $520mn agreement for FMC Technologies Inc. to provide subsea production equipment for the CLOV project offshore Angola.

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Largest X-BOW vessel in seismic industry launched

6362_oceanic_vega1CGGVERITAS HAS LAUNCHED the Oceanic Vega seismic vessel at a naming ceremony held at the Ulstein Verft shipyard in Norway.

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