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SBM Offshore stands behind its execs following Brazil bribery probe

SBM Offshore, one of the world’s largest providers of floating production systems for the oil ...

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  • Business & Finance
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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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Noreco sells Norwegian licences. Ends petroleum activities

Noreco, an independent oil and gas company, has entered a deal that will see its Norwegian subsidiar...

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  • Business & Finance
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Golar LNG Partners approves share repurchase

Golar LNG Partners on Friday informed that its board has authorized the repurchase of up to US$25 mi...

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Chart provides fueling unit for Teck’s pilot LNG project

US-based Chart Industries on Friday said it has provided equipment for Teck Resources’ LNG pil...

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Wood Group in Kelchner acquisition

UK’s Wood Group has increased its onshore construction capabilities in the United States with ...

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  • Project & Tenders
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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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Top news of the week December 14-19, 2015

Shell expects 2,800 more job cuts after BG merger Hague-based gas and oil giant Shell said on Monday...

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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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Pieridae Energy acquires site for Goldboro LNG

Pieridae Energy informed on Thursday it made several steps forward on its proposed 10 mtpa Goldboro ...

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Law firm: Good time to buy distressed offshore services companies

Shipping and offshore specialist law firm Wikborg Rein says current low oil prices could mean there ...

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Qatar ships more LNG to South Hook

South Hook liquefied natural gas terminal in the United Kingdom is scheduled to receive a cargo of t...

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  • Vessels
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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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USA: UMaine wave energy testing underway

The University of Maine (UMaine) Composites Center is currently testing US Wave Energy Prize challen...

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  • Research & Development
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Cameron shareholders all in for Schlumberger merger

U.S. oilfield systems provider Cameron has informed that its stockholders have voted in favor of the...

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  • Business & Finance
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Perla Del Caribe fuels up with LNG

General Dynamics NASSCO recently completed the first bunkering of liquefied natural gas for the Perl...

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  • Vessels
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SBM Offshore CEO under bribery probe in Brazil

Two SBM Offshore’s executives, CEO Bruno Chabas, and a member of the Supervisory Board Sietze ...

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FERC approves Lake Charles LNG

BG Group and Energy Transfer said that the Lake Charles LNG project in Lousiana received approval to...

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TFN votes against LNG concept

Tsawwassen First Nation members voted against the proposed LNG export facility on its lands in Briti...

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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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Anadarko accelerates Heidelberg development. First oil set for 1Q 2016

U.S. oil company Anadarko will speed up the development of the Heidelberg oil field, located in the ...

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Moody’s paints bleak 2016 outlook for oil & gas drillers

A prolonged period of oversupply will keep oil prices lower for longer and continue to pressure issu...

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Crowley secures fueling for LNG-powered ships

Crowley said on Wednesday that its unit, Crowley Puerto Rico Services, named Eagle LNG as the liquef...

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  • Project & Tenders
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SBM Offshore wraps up $800M Turritella FPSO financing

SBM Offshore, a Dutch company providing floating production solutions to the oil and gas industry, h...

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