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Posted: 8 months ago

Aker BP picks up safety consents for operations offshore Norway

Aker BP has received two safety consents from the country’s offshore watchdog, the Petroleum S...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Posted: 9 months ago

PTTEP Australasia names new CEO

Thai oil company PTTEP has named new CEO for its Australian business PTTEP Australasia. ...

Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Crack in FPSO hull causes oil spill offshore Brazil

Japanese FPSO provider MODEC has reported an oil spill from an FPSO located on the Petrobras-operate...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Investigation into Snorre B fire reveals safety breaches

Norwegian offshore safety agency has identified several breaches of the regulations. ...

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Posted: 9 months ago

PGNiG set to drill Shrek well in Norwegian Sea

PGNiG has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority to drill an exploration well in the N...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Hibernia platform production still shut after latest spill. Regulator launches probe

The sheen from the latest spill is reported to have dissipated. ...

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Posted: 9 months ago

ExxonMobil pays $40,000 fine for near miss incident off Nova Scotia

ExxonMobil has been fined $40,000 for a potentially fatal near-miss incident that happened in Novemb...

Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Another oil spill at Hibernia platform offshore Canada

“The nature and frequency of these incidents in our offshore area are obviously concerning,” s...

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Posted: 9 months ago

Husky to resume White Rose oil production after November 2018 spill

Husky Energy is preparing to resume oil production from two offshore drill centers at the White Rose...

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Posted: 9 months ago

Hibernia allowed to resume production following oil spill in July

Canadian offshore regulator has issued an approval to Hibernia Management and Development Company (H...

Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Offshore safety body looks at West Mira rig ahead of AoC award

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

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Aker BP gains consent to use Deepsea Stavanger rig for North Sea well duo

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

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Hibernia output still shut. Oil spill volume shrinking

The Hibernia oil production platform offshore Newfoundland, Canada, is still shut, as cleanup effort...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Wintershall Dea cleared to use West Hercules rig in Norwegian Sea

Wintershall Dea has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority for exploration drilling in...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Gulf of Mexico oil production almost fully restored after storm Barry

U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil and gas operators have almost fully resumed production following last week’s...

Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Equinor picks up two safety consents for North Sea operations

Equinor has received two consents from the PSA – one for the use of a COSL rig for exploration drill...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Oil spills from Hibernia platform offshore Canada

Approximately 12.000 liters of oil is estimated to have been spilled this week from the Hibernia oil...

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Posted: 10 months ago

Repsol cleared to use Scarabeo 8 rig on North Sea well

Spanish oil firm Repsol has received consent from the PSA for exploration drilling in the North Sea ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Equinor gains consent to use West Hercules rig on Gladsheim

Equinor has received consent for exploration drilling in block 32/4 in the North Sea offshore Norway...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms resuming production after storm

More than fifty percent of the U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil and gas production remained shut on Tuesday f...

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Posted: 10 months ago

Woodside files environment plan for Pyxis drilling

Woodside’s environment plan for WA-34-L Pyxis drilling and subsea installation is now under as...

Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Storm Barry shuts 72 pct of U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil production

More than 70 percent of the U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil production remained shut on Sunday after the oil...

Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Gulf of Mexico oil firms evacuate workers ahead of storm

U.S. Gulf of Mexico operators are evacuating offshore workers from rig and platforms in response to ...

Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Canada: Suncor investigating potentially fatal offshore incident

An offshore worker aboard Suncor’s Terra Nova FPSO offshore Canada was in June exposed to chem...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Husky Energy set to replace connector that caused 2018 offshore oil spill

Canadian oil firm Husky Energy is preparing to install a replacement flowline connector at the White...

Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Transocean told to iron out the kinks at Transocean Norge rig ahead of Equinor contract

The PSA has found irregularities during an audit related to an application for an Acknowledgment of ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 10 months ago