DeepStar® is the industry’s longest-running and most successful offshore technology development consortium and it has generated significant value by providing technology transfer to its members and the industry.
DeepStar® CORE Program focuses on all members’ common collaborative technology needs; discusses industry technology issues and develops ideas for larger, elective satellite projects.
Annual Budget >$1,200,000
Operator Member $100,000
Associate Member $15,000
All membership fees are annual (May-May)
Operator membership level is based on ownership of offshore leases.
Associate Member is any firm or corporation who is engaged in offshore activity as a drilling contractor,
service company, supplier, or other capacity.
Focuses on elective Satellite Projects in which the technology advancement is aided by collaborative among interested parties.
Budget and Schedule Varies
20 ksi Systems Validation
Through tubing Repairs of SCSSV
Tie-backs with TCP-PIP
Unmanned Robotic Topside
Hairy Nanoparticles Near-Well Region
ESP Monitoring &Control System
Riser Continued Service
Annual member cost per project
Administration fee is not included in project price.
Core Members save 25% on satellite project administration fee.
Nippon Foundation Partnership projects
Global collaborative technology development to which DeepStar provides an operator-driven, collaborative technology development program that leverages other stakeholders' capital investment.
Annual Budget <$2,000,000
DeepStar Nippon 2022 Project Summary [Pending]
Hydrogen-Natural Gas Blends Phase Behavior for Safe Offshore Pipeline Transport of Low-Carbon Energy
Optimization of compression performance of CCUS using process model-based control technology
New Huff'n Puff process combined CO2 gas and nanotechnology for offshore fields
Analytics framework to Predict, Monitor and Manage Wax Deposition and enable carbon emission reduction
Subsea Systems Engineering
Wave Energy Harvesting System Utilizing PVDF Piezoelectric Film
Nanosorbent Technology Platform for the Removal and Recovery of Metals from Produced Water
Application Study and Field Trial of Omni-Directional Optical Wireless Communication System
Semipermanent Ocean Bottom Seismic Node for CCS monitoring
Feasibility Study on combined systems of floating offshore wind, wave energy and subsea battery
Drilling, Completions & Intervention
Thermally Stable CRA and Sealing Technology for Enhanced Geothermal Systems
UT Drone for offshore inspections
"PoC of YRSP (Yokogawa Robotics Services Platform) and EX ROVR (explosion proof autonomous inspection robot developed by Mitsubishi)"
Robotic Intervention During Outages NUF
Green House Gas
Carbon Nanotube (CNT) Based Hydrogen Adsorbent for Efficient Storage / Transportation
Ammonia Production – Offshore Gas Monetization