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Report: Police removes Greenpeace activists from BP HQ

Greenpeace activists that blocked entry to BP’s headquarters in London on Monday, have been removed ...

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Equinor resumes Statfjord oil loadings after leak

The Norwegian oil firm Equinor has resumed oil loadings from its Statfjord field in the North Sea, o...

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Greenpeace ‘shuts down’ BP London offices

Greenpeace activists have reportedly blocked entrances to BP’s headquarters in London. ...

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Offshore safety watchdog launches investigation into Repsol’s Gyda incident

The PSA has launched an investigation into an incident involving a dropped object and personal injur...

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Green light for Vår Energi to use Scarabeo 8 rig on Marulk field

Oil and gas company Vår Energi has received consent from the Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority to...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Gulf of Mexico oil leak contained after 14 years

The U.S. Coast Guard has managed to contain a Gulf of Mexico oil leak that has been leaking for over...

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Equinor spills oil during loading operation at Statfjord field

Norwegian oil firm Equinor has informed that oil spilled during a loading operation in the North Sea...

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Piper Alpha survivor to manage UK’s offshore safety body

UK’s offshore oil and gas safety body Step Change in Safety has appointed Steve Rae, a Piper Alpha a...

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  • Business & Finance
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One worker dies after Saipem pipe-layer blast in Caspian Sea

One worker has died following last week’s fire on the Saipem-owned pipe-laying vessel which, a...

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Aker BP to use Deepsea Nordkapp rig to plug Jette wells

Aker BP has been given consent by Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) to use the Deepsea Nordkapp drill...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Aker BP gains consent to use Odfjell rig for North Sea well

Aker BP has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority for exploration drilling in the Nor...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Update: 7 workers in intensive care after Saipem vessel blast in Caspian Sea

Of the fourteen offshore workers injured this week in the “Israfil Huseynov” vessel fire in the Casp...

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U.S. Coast Guard monitoring Gulf of Mexico gas leak

The U.S. Coast Guard has informed that it is monitoring a natural gas and condensate release from an...

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Fire on Saipem pipe-layer in Caspian Sea injures 14

A pipe-laying vessel working for Italian oilfield service provider Saipem reportedly caught fire on ...

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Boskalis’ vessel hijack in E. Guinea an act of Nigerian pirates

“It doesn’t matter if it’s a kidnapping from a fishing vessel off the Bakassi peninsula in Cameroon,...

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Aker BP set to drill North Sea well duo with Deepsea Stavanger rig

Norwegian E&P player Aker BP has received consents from the PSA to drill two exploration wells ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Investigation finds breaches of regulations following ‘West Hercules’ incident

Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority Norway has completed its investigation of the incident on West ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Oil rig builder Keppel in major renewables sector award

Singapore’s Keppel Offshore & Marine, mostly known for building offshore oil drilling rig...

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  • Business & Finance
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Offshore regulator warns Saipem over safety breaches on Scarabeo 8 rig

Norway’s offshore safety agency has issued a notification of order to Saipem over its Scarabeo...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Green light for Vår Energi to use Ringhorne platform for production drilling

Norwegian oil and gas company Vår Energi has received consent from the Norwegian authorities for the...

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Equinor’s Aasta Hansteen field stays shut as authorities investigate gas leak

Production from the Equinor-operated Aasta Hansteen gas field located in the Norwegian Sea remains s...

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Safety order issued for Leiv Eiriksson rig

Norwegian offshore safety body has turned a notice of order to Ocean Rig regarding the working envir...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Cyclone Veronica halts Jadestone’s Stag drilling program off Australia

Just as Singapore’s Jadestone Energy was getting ready to start its infill drilling program at...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Safety nod for Aker BP to use Maersk rig on Ivar Aasen field

Norway’s offshore safety watchdog has given its consent to Aker BP for the use of the Maersk I...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
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Pilot, passenger die in Gulf of Mexico heli crash, Bristow confirms

Offshore helicopter operator Bristow Group has confirmed the deaths of the pilot and the passenger w...

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Bristow helicopter crashes in Gulf of Mexico

Offshore helicopter operator Bristow said on Sunday that one of its helicopters, registration N577AL...

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