2015 Offshore Technology Yearbook
Hart Energy’s 2015 Offshore Technology Yearbook
In an extention of Hart Energy’s Unconventional Yearbook series, known for its industry-leading analysis of the top U.S. resource plays, the Offshore Technology Yearbook series presents key market and technology trends shaping the global offshore E&P business. This first in an annual series of yearbooks provides an overview of current upstream activity, with authoritative insights into the global and regional offshore markets, exploration, drilling and field development activity, and exclusive access to capex data, facts and forecasts on projects, facilities and infrastructure. Also highlighted are the key emerging and established technologies being employed.
Table of Contents
002 | INTRODUCTION
Offshore Sector Emergy from "Year of the Pause"
010 | OVERVIEW
Drivers, Challenges and Opportunities
020 | KEY PLAYERS
Investing in the Future
042 | TECHNOLOGY
Innovative Technology Enables Continued Progress Offshore
058 | OFFSHORE EXPLORATION
Exploration Scene Faces Challenges Head On
064 | DRILLING
Tough Trends, Foggy Forecasts Highlight 2014 Offshore Drilling Market
072 | DEVELOPMENT: FIXED PLATFORMS
Still Useful after All These Years
080 | DEVELOPMENT: FLOATING PRODUCTION
Floating Know-how Rises to the Top
092 | DEVELOPMENT: SUBSEA
2014 an "Inflection Year" for Subsea
098 | RESEARCH CENTERS
Research Centers Drive the Quest for Offshore-enabling TechnologyGet Your Offshore Technology Yearbook Today!