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Posted: over 11 years ago

Brazil: Norwegian Sevan Driller Heads for Drilling Location

Sevan Driller has left Macae, heading for the drilling location. The advanced deepwater drilling uni...

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Posted: over 11 years ago

Atwood Oceanic Clinches Contract to Drill Offshore Ivory Coast

ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC.,a Houston-based International Drilling Contractor, announced that the ATWOOD B...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

India: ONGC to Invite New Tenders for Multipurpose Support Vessel Charter

State-owned ONGC on Monday said it would re-invite tenders for charter hire of a multipurpose suppor...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

Aberdeen: Dana Petroleum PLC Buys Petro Canada Netherlands for $393 M

Dana Petroleum plc announced that the Company (through its subsidiary Dana Petroleum (E&P) Limit...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

Norway: TGS Commences 8th Season of Long Offset Acquisition in Cooperation with Fugro

TGS announced another season of acquisition of long offset data on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (...

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Posted: over 11 years ago

Philippines: PNOC-Exploration Corp. to Invest P6.2 Billion in Energy Resources Exploration

PNOC-EXPLORATION CORP. has earmarked P6.2 billion (Approximately $133 M)this year to further intensi...

Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

USA: 36 Workers Hospitalized After Being Exposed to Natural Gas Leak

Some 800 Gulf oil response workers aboard 120 vessels were recalled to shore after dozens aboard a s...

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Posted: over 11 years ago

Energy Exerter Rig Leaves Maltese Territorial Waters

The oil rig parked between Wied iż-Żurrieq and Filfla is expected to leave Maltese territorial water...

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Posted: over 11 years ago

USA: GoM Oil Spill Update (June 14)

BP today provided an update on developments in the response to the MC252 oil well incident in the Gu...

Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

Norway: Aker Solutions Completes Gjoea platform for the North Sea

The semisubmersible platform by Aker Solutions for the Gjøa oil and gas field offshore Norway, today...

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  • Equipment
Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

Qatar: J Ray Mcdermott Dispatches QW8 Platform to Qatargas

The first of three offshore gas production platforms, known as ‘QW8’ for the Qatargas 3 and 4 ventur...

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  • Equipment
Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

Switzerland: Allseas Awards Construction of Pieter Schelte Vessel to Daewoo

The Swiss-based Allseas Group S.A. has awarded the building contract for the dynamically positioned ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

India: RIL Makes Sixth Oil discovery in Block CB–ONN–2003/1

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) announced its sixth oil discovery in exploratory block CB-ONN-2003...

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Posted: over 11 years ago

RBG Clinches North Sea Riser Manufacture Project for Apache North Sea Ltd.

RBG, the leading provider of fabric maintenance and construction support to the global energy indust...

Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

USA: Louisiana Politicians Want Offshore Drilling Back ON

Researchers studying the flow of oil from the blown-out well at the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico sai...

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Posted: over 11 years ago

Norway: Sevan Driller Accepted by Petrobras

Sevan has been informed that the Sevan Driller has been accepted by Petrobras. The rig will be opera...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

USA: Bristow, Offshore Sector Helicopter Provider, Hit by Drilling Moratorium

BRISTOW, which provides helicopters to offshore oil and gas drillers, has warned that revenues from ...

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  • Equipment
Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

Oil & Gas yet to be Discovered Could be Key Drivers New Zealand Economy

As big multinational energy explorers focus on New Zealand’s offshore petroleum basins, the chief pe...

Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

Norway: Sinochem and Statoil Sign Cooperation Deal

The Chinese company Sinochem Group and Statoil signed today in Oslo a Memorandum of Understanding (M...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

The Netherlands: Dockwise Dedicated to Managing New COOEC Heavy Lift Vessel

Dockwise Ltd. today announces a memorandum of agreement with the China Offshore Oil Engineering Comp...

Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

UK: Subsea 7 Granted EPIC North Sea Contract Worth $135 Million

Subsea 7 Inc, one of the world’s leading subsea engineering and construction companies, announ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Posted: over 11 years ago

USA: Shallow Water Rigs Must Meet Strong Safety Requirements to get Drilling Approval

Shallow water rigs must meet new, stronger safety requirements in order to get approval, the U.S. De...

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Posted: over 11 years ago

Norway: Spring Energy Sells its 10% Working Interest In PL 341 License

Spring Energy has agreed to sell its 10 % working interest in the PL 341 license to GDF SUEZ E&P...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

Norway: Petrobras Charters 4 AHTS Vessels from Siem Offshore for $285 million

The Petrobras Board of Directors has resolved to charter four of Siem Offshore’s AHTS vessels for a ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

Canada: Chevron’s Blowout Preventer Not Good Enough

Chevron Corp.’s blowout preventer – “the last line of defence” against a massive oil spill off Newfo...

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  • Equipment
Posted: over 11 years ago