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Posted: over 4 years ago

Stone: Amethyst well comes online in January

Stone Energy, an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company, has announced t...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Lundin strikes oil in Rolvsnes prospect (Norway)

Lundin Petroleum has completed the Rolvsnes exploration well 16/1-25 S, in the North Sea offshore No...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Norway: Total gets approval to drill North Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted a drilling permit to Total E&P Norge AS for well...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Completion in sight for jack-up Explorer 1

Amedeo Resources, an AIM quoted company investing primarily in the resources and energy sectors, has...

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  • Exploration & Production
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KCA Deutag parts with Ben Loyal rig

KCA Deutag, a global drilling and engineering contractor, has sold its jack-up drilling unit, the Be...

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  • Business & Finance
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Wintershall gains go-ahead to drill Barents Sea wildcat

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD), a government agency whose task is to manage the oil and g...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Weekly U.S. offshore rig count up by one

Baker Hughes Incorporated has posted Weekly Rig Count reports according to which offshore rigs have ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Atwood holds off delivery dates for two drillships

Atwood Oceanics, an offshore drilling contractor, has agreed with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine E...

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  • Business & Finance
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NYSE suspends trading of Paragon Offshore shares

The New York Stock Exchange has suspended trading in shares of offshore driller Paragon Offshore, ef...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Seadrill Partners slashes quarterly cash distributions

Offshore driller Seadrill Partners LLC has decided to reduce the quarterly distributions to its shar...

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  • Business & Finance
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Shell cancels contract for one of its Arctic rigs

Noble Corporation, an offshore drilling contractor, has received a contract termination for one of i...

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  • Business & Finance
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Billionaire Fredriksen to buy up distressed oil rig assets – paper

Norwegian-born billionaire John Fredriksen has set up a company to snap up oil rigs from firms strug...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Transocean sees early end of contract with Statoil

Statoil, a Norwegian oil major, has decided to cancel the contract with Transocean, a drilling contr...

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  • Business & Finance
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Faroe takes Transocean rig for Brasse drilling (Norway)

Faroe Petroleum, an independent oil and gas company, has announced the award of a rig contract for t...

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  • Business & Finance
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Prosafe CCO: Efficiencies can be found if you look hard enough (Interview)

Offshore Energy Today has interviewed Mr. Ryan Stewart, Chief Commercial Officer at Prosafe, one of ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Gallery: Songa takes delivery of third Cat D rig

Songa Offshore, an offshore drilling contractor, has taken delivery of Songa Encourage from Daewoo S...

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  • Exploration & Production
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VNG to deliver Pil & Bue development plan in 2017

VNG Norge, an exploration and production company from Norway, has submitted a proposed program for i...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Turkish ship deters movement of two Russian drilling rigs

An unidentified Turkish-flagged ship reportedly blocked the sailing route of a drilling rig of the C...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Semco Maritime to add new accommodation blocks on ‘Maersk Guardian’

Semco Maritime has entered into an agreement with Maersk Drilling for the expansion of accommodation...

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  • Business & Finance
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KrisEnergy abandons Mustika well in East Java Sea

KrisEnergy, an independent upstream oil and gas company, has completed drilling of the Mustika-1 exp...

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  • Exploration & Production
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IOG hires Transocean rig for Skipper well (UK)

Independent Oil and Gas plc (IOG), the North Sea-focused oil and gas company, has signed a rig contr...

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  • Business & Finance
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Offshore rig count goes down again

After dropping by five units last week, according to Baker Hughes’ latest rig count reports, t...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Gunashli platform still burning

Seven days since the blowout offshore Azerbaijan, the Gunashli 10 platform is still burning. The Aze...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Wintershall in small oil discovery near Vega (Norway)

Wintershall Norge AS, operator of production licence 248, is in the process of completing the drilli...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Freeport-McMoRan to slash Gulf of Mexico rigs

Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas has decided to further reduce costs for its oil and gas capital spend...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Seadrill wins two contract extensions, but at a price…

Seadrill Partners has secured one-year contract extensions for the T-15 and T-16 tender rigs with Ch...

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  • Business & Finance
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