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Posted: over 4 years ago

Pre-startup of South Pars oil layer platform almost ready

The pre-startup of the oil layer platform of the giant offshore South Pars gas field is more than 98...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Maersk Drilling in $142M jack-up deal with ConocoPhillips

Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract extension for the jack-up rig the Mærsk Innovator with C...

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  • Business & Finance
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Panoro: Drilling starts on Aje-5 well (Nigeria)

Panoro Energy ASA, the independent E&P company with assets in Nigeria and Gabon, has announced t...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Offshore rig count remains unshaken

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

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  • Exploration & Production
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Paragon Offshore delays ‘Prospector 6’ delivery

Paragon Offshore, an offshore drilling contractor, has signed an agreement with Shanghai Waigaoqiao ...

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  • Business & Finance
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OMV to increase Maari’s production with workovers

Cue Energy Resources has informed that a multi well workover campaign to further increase production...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Primeline takes COSL rig for exploration drilling

Primeline Energy Holdings Inc. has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) for the drilling operations of th...

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  • Business & Finance
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Gallery: Japan, China dispute over oil and gas exploration in East China Sea

Japan has called China to reconsider its accelerated offshore oil and gas activities close to disput...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Statoil finds gas near Ekofisk field in North Sea

Norwegian oil and gas major Statoil, operator of production licence 146, has found gas/condensate in...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Global Marine to support Subsea 7 on BP’s Clair Ridge project

Global Marine, a provider of engineering and underwater services, has secured a contract with Subsea...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
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PHOTO: Jack-up Maersk Integrator begins drilling ops on Gina Krog

Maersk Drilling’s jack-up rig, the Maersk Integrator, has started drilling operations on the G...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Baker Hughes posts second quarter loss

Baker Hughes Incorporated, an oilfield services company that is soon to be merged with Halliburton, ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Heerema: Last of four Cygnus structures sails away to North Sea (UK)

With the sail away of the Cygnus Alpha Compression Module yesterday evening (July 20, 2015), the las...

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  • Equipment
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Edison comes up dry in Haribo prospect

Noreco Norway has informed that the Haribo exploration well in the North Sea has been drilled to tot...

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  • Exploration & Production
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InterMoor finishes its Juniper duties for BP

InterMoor Inc., an Acteon company, has completed its role in the installation campaign for BP’...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
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VAALCO brings online Southeast Etame development well

VAALCO Energy, Inc., an oil production company, has brought online the Southeast Etame 2-H well, the...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Rowan sells two rigs, enters new deals

Rowan Companies, a Houston-based drilling contractor, has sold two jack-up drilling rigs effective J...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Maersk Drilling bags 5-year extension for Heydar Aliyev rig

Maersk Drilling has been awarded a 5-year contract extension for the semi-submersible Heydar Aliyev ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
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Engie prolongs contract for jack-up Noble Regina Allen

Noble Corporation, an international offshore drilling contractor, has received a contract extension ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Quadrant Energy: Levitt-1 well to reach total depth in August

Karoon Gas Australia has announced that the Levitt-1 exploration well, in WA-482-P Carnarvon Basin, ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Baker Hughes: Offshore rigs resist change

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

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  • Exploration & Production
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Interview: From ‘Titanic’ to offshore rigs

Offshore Energy Today has interviewed Ms. Gillian White, a Business Development Manager of Harland &...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Castex starts drilling Hummer

Petsec Energy, an independent oil and gas exploration and production company, informed Thursday that...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Gallery: CIMC Raffles cuts first steel for Sinopec’s second jack-up

CIMC Raffles has, on July 16, 2015, cut first steel for Sinopec’s 90-meter jack-up at its Yant...

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  • Exploration & Production
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DSME seeking arbitration against Songa Offshore

South Korea’s shipbuilding, or in this case, offshore rig building giant, Daewoo Shipbuilding ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Wintershall to abandon Zeppelin as dry well

Lundin Norway AS has completed wildcat well 10/4-1 located in the North Sea offshore Norway. The wel...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 4 years ago