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
Enhanced Flowback Technology (EFT) nano active for OffShore Application
Improved Chemical Injection System
Demonstration of Capability of Inspection Tool Unit (ITU) mounted on AUV
Qualification of High-Pressure SDSS Umbilical Tubing
Subsea Omni Directional Optical WI-FI System
Underwater Wireless Power Transfer
Acid Gas Removal (AGR) and Re-injection Project
Development for long-term protection paint and performance evaluation method
Fixed Equipment Integrity Operating Windows based on Facility Operating Conditions
ESP with Magnetic Drive System (MDS) for Deep Water