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Aker Solutions gets renewal for maintenance and modifications gig in Norway

Oilfield services provider Aker Solutions has signed a two-year contract extension for maintenance a...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
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CNOOC makes ‘significant’ oil and gas discovery off China

CNOOC Limited has made what it claims to be a significant oil and gas discovery of Huizhou 26-6 in t...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Aker BP gears up for drilling in Norwegian Sea

Aker BP is set for drilling operations in the Norwegian Sea with the Deepsea Nordkapp rig following ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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OMV Petrom snatches fresh Black Sea block

Romanian oil and gas company OMV Petrom is the winning bidder for an oil and gas exploration block l...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Hornbeck Offshore to emerge from bankruptcy within few months

Hornbeck Offshore expects to emerge from bankruptcy in the coming few months following approval of i...

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  • Business & Finance
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ExxonMobil investigating near-miss incident on Hebron platform

A near-miss incident on the ExxonMobil-operated Hebron platform located offshore Canada has been rep...

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  • Safety
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Norway’s tax relief to boost rig demand but UK demand to take the biggest hit, Rystad says

Norway’s recent tax relief package for the oil and gas industry is expected to cut breakeven p...

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  • Business & Finance
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Power from shore for nearly half of Norwegian oil and gas production

Almost half of the Norwegian petroleum production will soon be run on power from shore as the compan...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Repsol gets consent to extend North Sea field life

Repsol has been granted consent by the Norwegian offshore safety authority for the life extension of...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Danos to provide workforce for Shell’s Gulf of Mexico ops

Oil and gas services company Danos has won a contract from Dutch-Anglo oil major Shell for the provi...

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  • Business & Finance
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Dolphin Drilling eyes three-well campaign in Norway

Dolphin Drilling has secured a letter of intent with a Norwegian operator for a three-well P&A o...

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  • Business & Finance
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Report: ONGC suspends work on two rigs after 54 positive COVID-19 cases and one fatality

India’s state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation’s (ONGC) has temporarily suspended operati...

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  • Safety
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Petrobras kicks off production from Atapu field off Brazil

Petrobras has started the production of oil and natural gas from the shared deposit of Atapu located...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Offshore energy industry navigating 100-year-old US law

Section 27 of the U.S. Merchant Marine, sponsored by Senator Wesley L. Jones and enacted in June 192...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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Pipelaying work complete on Energean’s Karish field

Oilfield services provider TechnipFMC has completed pipe laying works and subsea systems installatio...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Petrobras gives Sete Brasil more time to fulfill settlement terms

Brazilian oil major Petrobras has prolonged the deadline for certain conditions of an agreement and ...

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  • Business developments & projects
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Lukoil vice-chairman promoted to chairman role

Russian oil and gas company Lukoil has elected a new chairman of the company’s board of directors fo...

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  • Business & Finance
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GALLERY: Shell’s Brent platform reaches UK port ahead of final dismantling

Following its recent removal from the UK North Sea, Shell’s oil and gas platform Brent Alpha h...

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  • Business developments & projects
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Cluff Natural Resources changes name to reflect ‘new era’

Cluff Natural Resources has changed its name to reflect its transition in the company’s main investm...

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  • Business & Finance
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NPD presents new management team

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has presented the six directors that will make up its seni...

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  • Business & Finance
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Petrobras appoints new board member

Brazilian state-owned oil company Petrobras has named a new member of its board of directors. ...

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  • Business & Finance
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FAR inks new operating agreements for Gambian blocks with Petronas

FAR has signed new joint operating agreements for the A2 and A5 Blocks in The Gambia, with Petronas ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Aker Solutions gets LoI for Breidablikk subsea system from Equinor

Aker Solutions has received a letter of intent from Equinor for the delivery of a subsea system for ...

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  • Business developments & projects
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Aker BP gets licence to drill Norwegian Sea well duo

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Aker BP a drilling permit for two wells locate...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Aker BP hands in Hod development plans

Norwegian oil and gas company Aker BP has submitted the plan for development and operation (PDO) for...

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  • Project & Tenders
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BHP picks three companies for Trion FSO engineering study

Australian firm BHP has selected three companies to deliver an early engineering study for floating ...

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  • Project & Tenders
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