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Posted: about 1 month ago

OMV books Maersk rig for HPHT well in North Sea

Maersk Drilling has secured a one-well contract with OMV (Norge) for a high-pressure, high-temperatu...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Iran starts drilling ops in Persian Gulf in search of fresh reserves

POGC has started drilling operations in an attempt to find new hydrocarbon reserves at the South Par...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Vår Energi CEO now member of Norwegian Oil and Gas Association’s board

The CEO of Vår Energi has been appointed as one of the new board members of the Norwegian Oil and Ga...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Gulf Island expands services business with $8 million worth takeover

Gulf Island has acquired the business assets and operations of DSS in a deal worth $8 million to gro...

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  • Outlook & strategy
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

New CFO to join Dril-Quip next year

Dril-Quip has found its new CFO after engaging the services of an executive search firm, which assis...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Samsung Heavy gets rid of ex-Ocean Rig drillship with hopes to sell three more

South Korea’s shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries has agreed to sell a former Ocean Rig drillship t...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
  • long read
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UK port set for revival with plans to recycle old rigs into foundations for floating wind farms

UK’s Ardersier Port, which was one of the largest oil rig fabrication yards in the world, is n...

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  • Transition
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

TechnipFMC delivers fourth subsea tree for Lambert Deep project

TechnipFMC’s team in Perth, Australia, has delivered the fourth Subsea 2.0 tree for Woodside&#...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Harvey Gulf to usher in net carbon neutral fleet in bid to cut emissions

Harvey Gulf is working to deliver a fleet of offshore vessels that will be operating in a net carbon...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Vysus to inspect Well-Safe’s rig ahead of upcoming North Sea decom gigs

ModuSpec has been chosen to verify whether the Well-Safe’s rig is fit for purpose to complete the up...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
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TechnipFMC’s Ghana team marks first subsea tree assembly in five years

TechnipFMC’s Takoradi base in Ghana has completed the assembly of its first subsea tree in five year...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Report reveals decline in UK North Sea well numbers but better success rates

UK petroleum regulator has revealed that the number of exploration and appraisal wells spudded has d...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Chevron plans $15 billion spending budget for 2022

Chevron has revealed its 2022 organic capital and exploratory spending programme of $15 billion, at ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago
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BP buying JX Nippon’s stakes in North Sea fields

UK oil and gas giant BP has agreed to buy JX Nippon’s interests in the Andrew area located in the UK...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
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TotalEnergies spuds Namibian ultra-deepwater well

TotalEnergies has started drilling the Venus-1X exploration well located offshore Namibia, using a M...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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ExxonMobil earmarks $15 billion for lower-emission spending over next six years

ExxonMobil has increased spending to $15 billion on greenhouse gas emission-reduction projects over ...

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  • Outlook & strategy
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Lundin adds extra well to Odfjell rig’s backlog

Oil and gas company Lundin has decided to exercise its option for an additional well for an Odfjell ...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Stena rig moving out of North Sea to Morocco for Chariot well

Africa-focused Chariot has revealed that the Stena Drilling-owned Stena Don rig has started its mobi...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Maersk rig re-hired for North Sea well

Maersk Drilling and Petrogas have agreed to exercise the previously agreed option to employ a jack-u...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Neptune picks Maersk Supply for UK decommissioning job

Neptune Energy has awarded Maersk Supply Service (MSS) with a decommissioning contract for the remov...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Orcadian moving on with development plan for North Sea field as OGA okays concept

Orcadian has received no objection from the OGA for the development concept designed for the Pilot f...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Lundin’s Norwegian branch to get new managing director

Lundin Energy Norway has revealed a new managing director will take over the position next year, as ...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: about 1 month ago
  • long read
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Floatel expects modest utilisation levels for accommodation fleet

Floatel expects the overall utilisation of the accommodation fleet to remain at modest levels in the...

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  • Market outlooks
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

SBM Offshore and Petrobras firm up Mero FPSO deal

FPSO operator SBM Offshore has signed contracts with Petrobras for the 22.5 years lease and operatio...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Nord Stream 2 is Merkel’s biggest mistake, says ex-EU Council president

The decision to build the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline was the biggest mistake of Germany’s Chan...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago