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Subsea services group Acteon has acquired Aberdeen-based NCS Survey Limited. The acquisition adds to Acteon’s capability in the rig-positioning market and provides an additional suite of survey services to clients that operate rigs and vessels. NCS Survey provides high-precision rig-positioning, construction-support and subsea-visualisation services to the global offshore market, including...


Respected industry decommissioning site Decomworld recently described Claxton as a ‘rigless pioneer’ in an industry insight article. The article, which provided an overview of the current state of the North Sea P&A market, described our work on the world’s first rigless abandonment, for the Perenco Leman field. Additionally the site...


With over two decades of subsea riser supply experience, Claxton has a proven record of enhancing drilling activities with innovations like the positive grip tension ring and supplying the first-ever HPHT 12,200psi riser system. We’ll be showcasing our technology at the IADC / SPE Global Drilling Conference at the RAI conference...


Our latest riser brochure is available now. Download it today to learn more about our industry-leading riser system capability. Claxton has been supplying riser systems since 1990 and since supplying our first system we’ve continually led the market for full-system riser supply. A few of our riser achievements in the...


Press release: Incident at Great Yarmouth Facility For immediate release: 21st January 2011 Claxton Engineering Services Limited can confirm that an accident occurred this afternoon at its premises in North River Road, Great Yarmouth where construction work on a new facility is being carried out by external contractors. We are...


Claxton has developed a new hydraulic riser handling tool that provided a solution for running, handling and remote pressure testing of a 18¾-in. 15-m NT-2 tension joint – saving £1.8m for our client. The tool, developed for a Norwegian client, saved 4.5 hours of rig time with each run, which...


Claxton, has recently completed an extensive drilling riser rental project for Encana Corporation’s Deep Panuke field development offshore Nova Scotia, Canada. The 5000-psi riser system was supplied as a system-and-connector package that included large-bore, 24-in-diameter riser joints, Claxton positive-grip tension rings, an H4 connector, umbilicals and a hydraulic power unit,...


The 9th edition of Acteon’s S2S magazine is now available to download. Inside you can learn more about… Claxton, 2H and SRP working together on the HPHT client community A world-first subsea drilling and pinning machine from Claxton How one of our drilling templates was literally fundamental to the giant...


Students from Thorpe St Andrew secondary school in Norwich literally felt the tension recently when they visited Claxton to learn more about our riser tensioning equipment. Five students from the school visited on the 18th of November to receive a presentation from design team leader, Glenn Searle and project engineer,...

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