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Wintershall gains nod for North Sea wildcat

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Wintershall Norge AS a drilling permit for wel...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Shell gets nod to drill into oil-bearing zones offshore Alaska

Shell has obtained an approval to go deeper, into oil-bearing zones, with its exploration in the Chu...

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  • Exploration & Production
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COSCO to transport Shell’s Appomattox platform hull

Shell Offshore has awarded transportation contract of the Appomattox Platform to COSCO Shipping Comp...

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  • Business & Finance
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Primeline enters into drilling contract with COSL for two wells in East China Sea

Primeline Energy Holdings, an independent China focussed oil and gas exploration and production comp...

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  • Business & Finance
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KrisEnergy starts production from Wassana field

KrisEnergy Ltd., an independent upstream oil and gas company, has started oil production from the Wa...

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  • Exploration & Production
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PSA Norway: Dropped object could have injured workers on West Venture rig

Norwegian petroleum safety watchdog has completed its probe into a dropped object incident which hap...

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  • Exploration & Production
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PSA ends probe into injuries suffered on ‘Transocean Barents’. Finds safety breaches

The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has completed its investigation of an incident involving...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Oil prices drop on shrinking Japan economy, more US drill rigs

Oil prices fell to near six-year lows on Monday as Japan’s economy contracted and producers in...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Otto Energy misses target at Hawkeye-1 well (The Philippines)

Otto Energy has encountered hydrocarbons shows at its exploration well, offshore Palawan in the Phil...

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  • Exploration & Production
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VNG set to drill Norwegian Sea wildcat

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has issued a drilling permit to VNG Norge AS for a wildcat...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Offshore rig count goes down again

Baker Hughes Incorporated has posted Weekly Rig Count reports to its Investor Relations website. Acc...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Transocean cash set to be used for Gulf coast restoration

The Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council this week released a draft with a priority list of rest...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Ultra-deepwater drillship up for sale

Deepsea Metro II, an ultra-deepwater drillship delivered in late 2011, has been put up for sale. Chl...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Ireland: Results of Petronas’ Midleton well disappointing

Petronas’ exploration well in the Celtic Sea offshore Ireland, which the company is drilling t...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Maersk Drilling CEO pleased with 2Q results “given the adverse market conditions”

Danish drilling contractor Maersk Drilling reported its 2Q 2015 profit of $218 million, up from $117...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Paragon Offshore sees 2Q profit slump. No improvement in sight

Paragon Offshore CEO Randall D. Stilley has said in the company’s second quarter 2015 results ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Statoil: First building block for Johan Sverdrup installed

Norwegian oil giant Statoil has informed that the first piece of the Johan Sverdrup development has ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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NPD: Green light for Statoil’s North Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Statoil a drilling permit for well 16/7-11, in...

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  • Exploration & Production
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E.ON E&P drills duster in Norwegian Sea

E.ON E&P Norge AS, operator of production licence 650, has completed drilling wildcat well 6507/...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Lundin in minor oil discovery in Luno II North prospect

Lundin Norge AS, operator of production licence 359, has completed drilling wildcat well 16/4-9 S on...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Lukoil reaches milestone in oil production: 5M tonnes of oil at Yuri Korchagin

Lukoil has reached a landmark by passing a 5 million tonnes (38.6 million barrels) mark in oil produ...

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  • Business & Finance
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PSA looks into Statoil’s Heimdal operations

The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) carried out an audit of Statoil’s Heimdal operatio...

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  • Business & Finance
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Shell applies to drill deeper in Chukchi Sea

Oil company Shell has reportedly applied for permission to drill into the oil bearing zones of the C...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Freeport-McMoRan drills duster in Morocco. Seeks cheaper drillship

U.S. operator Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas has failed to find oil at the MZ-1 exploration well, of...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Statoil: Mariner jacket heading to North Sea

The steel jacket for the Statoil-operated Mariner A platform on the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) left...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Paragon Offshore stacks two more rigs

Paragon Offshore, a global provider of offshore drilling rigs, has stacked two jack-up drilling rigs...

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  • Business & Finance
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