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RockRose boosts Brae output with new development well

RockRose Energy has completed the first of two infill development wells at West Brae, located in the...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Awilco firms up rig deal with Petrofac

Awilco has signed a contract with Petrofac for the provision of WilPhoenix rig in support of a three...

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  • Business & Finance
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Shelf Drilling wins one-year extension in Egypt

Offshore drilling contractor Shelf Drilling has secured a one-year contract extension for the Triden...

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  • Business & Finance
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U.S. offshore rig count up to 23 units

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. increased to 23 units over the last week, according to a wee...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Worldwide offshore rig count in February down two rigs year-over-year

The worldwide offshore rig count in February 2020 has risen by two units sequentially, but dropped b...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Deepsea Atlantic rig cleared for work on two North Sea fields

Equinor has received consent from the offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), fo...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Vantage sinks deeper into the red despite growing revenues

Vantage Drilling booked a loss in the last quarter of 2019 despite increase in revenues driven by hi...

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  • Business & Finance
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Equinor’s carbon storage well completed, but decision still pending

Equinor and partners Shell and Total have completed the drilling of confirmation well 31/5-7 Eos sou...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Probe launched after gangway incident in North Sea

Norwegian offshore safety watchdog has launched an investigation into an incident on February 29, 20...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Beach gets green light for Otway exploration well

Beach Energy’s Lattice Energy has received approval from the Australian offshore regulator to ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Byron to bring Gulf of Mexico well in production in two weeks

Byron Energy has completed operations on its SM71 F4 well in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and began worki...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Lerwick Port sees increasing activity after gradual recovery in offshore oil & gas sector

The gradual recovery in the offshore oil and gas sector’s fortunes is reflected in the latest traffi...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Maersk Drilling bags one-well gig offshore Egypt

Maersk Drilling has been awarded a one-well contract for the semi-submersible rig Maersk Discoverer ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Shell extends North Sea contract for Prosafe flotel

Prosafe and oil major Shell have agreed a contract extension for one of Prosafe’s units for op...

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  • Business & Finance
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Santos takes FID for Van Gogh infill phase 2 project

Santos has made a Final Investment Decision on the Van Gogh infill development phase two project off...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Equinor strikes oil near Gudrun field in North Sea

Equinor has made an oil discovery near the Gudrun field following the conclusion of the drilling of ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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U.S. weekly offshore rig count unchanged

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. remained unchanged over the last week, according to a Friday...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Growth in shallow-water drilling set to continue in 2020, Borr Drilling says

Borr Drilling believes that the growth in the shallow-water drilling is set to continue in 2020. The...

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  • Business & Finance
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Odfjell Drilling posts smaller profit despite higher revenues

Odfjell Drilling posted a decrease in quarterly profit despite increase in revenues driven by mobile...

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  • Business & Finance
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Eni’s Agogo field size increases to 1 billion barrels of oil

Eni has drilled the Agogo-3, the second appraisal well of Agogo discovery in Block 15/06, offshore A...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Seadrill expects continued offshore drilling market recovery over rest of the year

Seadrill has seen an improvement in the offshore drilling market throughout 2019. Although the pace ...

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  • Business & Finance
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ARO Drilling deploys IFS solution on entire rig fleet

Offshore drilling contractor ARO Drilling has deployed IFS Applications solution to unify mission-cr...

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  • Business & Finance
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Wellesley takes Dolphin rig for drilling ops offshore Norway

Dolphin Drilling has secured a one well plus one optional well contract with Wellesley Petroleum for...

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  • Business & Finance
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Wintershall Dea comes up dry in Norwegian Sea appraisal well

Wintershall Dea is in the process of concluding the drilling of an appraisal well on the 6604/5-1 (B...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Zenith in advanced talks for Tilapia rig

Zenith Energy is in advanced negotiations to contract a drilling rig ahead of its planned drilling o...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Serica intends to use Awilco rig for Rhum ops

Awilco Drilling has signed a letter of intent with Serica Energy for the provision of WilPhoenix rig...

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  • Exploration & Production
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