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Offshore watchdog finds irregularities in ‘West Bollsta’ AoC application

Norwegian offshore safety watchdog has found irregularities regarding an application for the Acknowl...

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Offshore worker evacuated from FPSO tests positive for coronavirus

Hurricane Energy has confirmed that a crew member on the Aoka Mizu FPSO at the Lancaster field has b...

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  • Infrastructure
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Posted: 2 months ago

ConocoPhillips to use ‘Island Constructor’ for Greater Ekofisk work

Oil major ConocoPhillips has received consent from the offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Au...

Posted: 2 months ago
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Woodside reducing number of workers at facilities to minimize coronavirus impact

Australian energy giant Woodside is reducing the number of workers on its facilities in an attempt t...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Australia’s offshore regulator transitions to remote work during coronavirus outbreak

Australia’s National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA) has ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago
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Safety issues found during audit of Ærfugl production pipes

Norwegian offshore safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has found irregularities d...

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India’s L&T to investigate offshore incident after two workers injured

India’s L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering has launched an investigation into a recent offshore ...

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Equinor cleared to use facilities linking Dvalin to Heidrun field

Norwegian oil company Equinor has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) for the...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 2 months ago
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Repsol Sinopec files decommissioning plans for North Sea field duo

Repsol Sinopec Resources has filed its draft decommissioning plans to the UK authorities for the Buc...

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  • Project & Tenders
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NOPSEMA starts assessing Beach Energy’s Otway pre-drilling program

Australia’s National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA...

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Coronavirus confirmed on Equinor’s North Sea field

Following suspension of helicopter flights to several Equinor’s offshore installations due to ...

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Posted: 2 months ago

Equinor suspends helicopter flights while waiting on coronavirus results

Equinor has suspended helicopter flights to several offshore installations due to suspected coronavi...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago
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TAQA submits plan for removal of Cormorant Alpha derrick

TAQA Bratani, a UK subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi National Energy Company, has submitted a draft for th...

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Deepsea Atlantic rig cleared for work on two North Sea fields

Equinor has received consent from the offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), fo...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Probe launched after gangway incident in North Sea

Norwegian offshore safety watchdog has launched an investigation into an incident on February 29, 20...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Beach gets green light for Otway exploration well

Beach Energy’s Lattice Energy has received approval from the Australian offshore regulator to ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Wintershall Dea to use ‘Island Constructor’ for well intervention in Norway

Wintershall Dea has received consent from the Norwegian offshore regulator to use the Island Constru...

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Posted: 3 months ago

Cairn gains rig safety nod ahead of North Sea well

Norway’s Petroleum Safety Authority has given its consent to Capricorn for exploration drillin...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Production halt at Australian offshore platform as result of electrical fault

Triangle Energy has confirmed that production at the Cliff Head Alpha Platform off Australia has bee...

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BP evacuates workers from North Sea platform amid power issue

Oil major BP has evacuated non-essential personnel from the ETAP platform located in the UK North Se...

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Green light to Lundin for Barents Sea wildcat

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Lundin Norway a drilling permit for a well in the Ba...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 3 months ago
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Investigation launched after North Sea rig crane collapse

An investigation has been launched into an incident on a Valaris-owned jack-up drilling rig, current...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Israel limits natural gas production at Leviathan due to pipeline fault

The Government of Israel has limited the natural gas production from its largest natural gas field –...

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Lundin needs to improve materials handling on Edvard Grieg, offshore watchdog says

Norwegian offshore safety watchdog has found irregularities during an audit of Lundin’s Edvard...

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Serica’s Bruce, Keith, and Rhum fields in two-month shutdown

Serica Energy has halted production on its Bruce, Keith, and Rhum fields due to issues on the Bruce ...

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Posted: 4 months ago

Suncor slapped with another safety order over Terra Nova incident

Canadian offshore regulator has sent another safety order to Suncor Energy and started a formal enqu...

Categories:
  • Infrastructure
Posted: 4 months ago