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Industry Insights

September 2018




 Thom Payne 11 September 2018

Navigating the murky waters of Southeast Asia’s offshore market

Speaking at the OSEA2018 International Conference, Thom Payne, Director, Westwood Global Energy Group will arm his audience with a firm understanding of the macro-economic environment currently shaping higher oil prices, as well as the mid-long term outlook for regional E&P activity and the timing of a more substantial market recovery.

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August 2018




  23 August 2018

Discover investment opportunities in UAE at OSEA2018

Mr Saud Salim Al Mazourei, Director of the Hamriyah Free Zone, provides insight into the initiatives in place for investors to reap benefits from their investments in the region.

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July 2018




  25 July 2018

Uniclimb to showcase Riezler’s crawler cam at OSEA2018

The Singapore-based rope access work specialist will be carrying out a live product demo of the crawler cam’s capabilities.

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  18 July 2018

Duo finds riches at Dorado

Exploration well off Western Australia uncovers light oil in primary target.

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16 July 2018

UK Output Efficiency on the Rise

Figures for last year show fifth consecutive improvement as UKCS players instill efficiency culture and utilise technology, OGA says.

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12 July 2018

Equinor’s Robot Drive Spearheads Digital Future

Norwegian giant plans more unmanned installations as it automates operations.

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June 2018



20 June 2018

Chee Fatt’s hands-on approach to selling industrial tools

Third-gen leader Ivan Poh, who currently serves as Director of Sales at Chee Fatt, shares with OSEA the importance of possessing soft skills in the hardware business.

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12 June 2018

Durasafe: From Humble Canvas Store to Leading PPE Retailer

How did Durasafe manage to rise from its humble beginnings at the now-defunct Thieves Market, to a thriving safety workwear empire with regional and award-winning stores? Durasafe’s Managing Director, Jefferson Soh, tells OSEA more.

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7 June 2018

Profit up for Bumi Armada

Malaysia-based Bumi Armada saw steady profits and higher revenue in the first quarter as it reported increased activity for its floating production and operations business.

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7 June 2018

Seisemic Players See Hope on Horizon

Optimism on rise after worst downturn in history of sector

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7 June 2018

Equinor in Peak Oil Projections

Norwegian player weighs in with view on future demand and investments in latest energy outlook

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May 2018






  10 May 2018

AllAlloy to showcase Lincoln’s Power Wave S500 welding system at OSEA

For the first time in Asia and at OSEA2018, AllAlloy will showcase Lincoln’s Power Wave S500 welding system for process pipes

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  10 May 2018

Oil hits multi-year high

Potential sanctions against Iran and falling US inventories see prices creep higher

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  8 May 2018

Third-gen entrepreneur Edward Quek revitalises Khong Lieng Trading

One of the youngest Group COOs in the industry is spearheading the expansion of his family’s gasket business through OSEA2018.

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3 May 2018

Petronas on the front foot again

Malaysian state operator has adjusted its cost base and is now ready to expand its core business, with an emphasis on gas

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  3 May 2018

Malaysian projects on radar for go-ahead

Two large schemes in construction phase and more awaiting sanction

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  2 May 2018

Heatec Jietong is optimistic about 2018 with upcoming tenders

Exhibiting at OSEA2018, the Group’s piping and heat exchanger business is growing from strength to strength.

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April 2018


  30 April 2018

CNOOC boosts Beibu production

China’s CNOOC Ltd has increased output from offshore Block 22/12 in the Beibu Gulf and more wells are planned to further enhance production this year.

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26 April 2018

Offshore FIDs ‘to top $100bn this year

Project sanctions set for highest level in five years, with offshore oil and gas production to rise, report says. The total value of offshore projects that are set to reach a final investment decision this year is expected to burst through the $100 billion barrier for the first time in years, according to data from an offshore market analysis firm.

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  19 April 2018

‘Sleeping Beauty’ owners positioning for expected boon from oil industry

The past year has seen rig-owning stalwarts position themselves for an expected improvement in the oil industry’s fortunes, with Ensco replacing Transocean at the top of the tree, writes Eoin O’Cinneide.

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