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Posted: 16 days ago

Well-Safe Solutions lands another 14-well decommissioning job

Well-Safe Solutions has won another decommissioning contract for its Well-Safe Guardian unit in less...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

Activists block Invergordon rig facility in protest against fossil fuels

Activists from Extinction Rebellion Scotland have blocked an oil rig maintenance facility, demanding...

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  • Environment
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

Drydocks kicks off FSO conversion project for Perenco

Drydocks World Dubai has begun operations for converting an Aframax tanker to an FSO unit for Perenc...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

Shell reopens Olympus after Hurricane Ida

Oil major Shell has restarted output from the Olympus platform located in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico fo...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

Court fines Petrofac over bribes to secure contracts

Petrofac has been ordered by a UK court to pay a fine of about $105 million in sentencing related to...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

Solstad Offshore gets rid of seven old vessels

Solstad Offshore has sold seven vessels for recycling as they are considered irrelevant for present ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

Empyrean employs COSL for Jade well site survey ahead of spud

Empyrean Energy has awarded a contract for a well site survey over the Jade prospect offshore China ...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

Expro and Frank’s fusion creates full-cycle energy services player

UK’s Expro Group has completed the previously announced merger with Dutch-based oil services c...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Petrobras selling interests in 15 Gulf of Mexico fields

Brazil’s Petrobras is selling its interest in a company, which owns interests in 15 offshore f...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

New boss to strengthen PTTEP’s core E&P business, prepare for renewables

PTTEP’s new CEO will work to strengthen the company’s E&P business and prepare for t...

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  • Transition
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Heerema’s Thialf removes Shell’s Goldeneye platform

Heerema Marine Contractors’ giant Thialf vessel has removed Shell’s Goldeneye wellhead platfor...

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  • Heavy lifting
Posted: 18 days ago
Industry Contribution
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How to get and keep a good crew

How do you keep your crew safe in times of COVID-19? The need to take good care of crew members and ...

Posted: 5 months ago
Industry Contribution

Case study: Safeguard from electrical shocks and turbine activation during maintenance

Securing the flow of green energy by safely servicing and maintaining fast growing numbers of wind t...

Posted: 5 months ago
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Posted: 18 days ago

Major oil spill off California coast spurs calls for offshore drilling ban

A large oil spill has been reported off the Southern California coast, causing at least 126,000 gall...

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  • Environment
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Unplanned maintenance afoot at Shell’s oilfield off Malaysia

Unplanned maintenance is underway at the Shell-operated deepwater oilfield Gumusut-Kakap, which is l...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Dril-Quip on the lookout for new CFO

U.S. offshore drilling and production equipment manufacturer Dril-Quip announced the resignation of ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 18 days ago
Industry Contribution

Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference 2021 opens floorplan

Offshore Energy Exhibition and Conference (OEEC) will take place at Amsterdam RAI on Tuesday 26 and ...

Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Poland’s PGNiG spins drill bit at Fat Canyon prospect

PGNiG has started drilling an exploration well offshore Norway following a takeover of Ineos’ ...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Velesto jack-up to drill five firm wells for Petronas

Velesto has secured more work for one of its jack-up drilling rigs for operations in Malaysia with P...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Lundin produces first oil from tie-back project in North Sea

Lundin Energy has achieved the first oil from the Solveig field, a subsea tie-back development into ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 21 days ago
Industry Contribution

Faccin Wind Towers Division: a reliable partner for your wind energy project

Faccin Group created a Wind Towers Division within the company. Why? Eng. Andrea Comparin: “Ac...

Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Ithaca selects COSL Drilling rig for North Sea gig

COSL Drilling Europe has been awarded a contract from Ithaca Energy for wells in the central North S...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Neptune starts drilling exploration well targeting Dugong Tail prospect

Neptune Energy has started drilling on the Dugong Tail exploration well, located in the North Sea, u...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Archer board elects new director

Offshore oil services provider Archer Limited has announced the appointment of a new director to its...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Schlumberger & AVEVA pool resources to optimise production

Schlumberger has reached an agreement with AVEVA to advance digital solutions for oil and gas produc...

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  • IT & Software
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

U.S. gov’t preparing for latest Gulf of Mexico lease sale

The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will hold an oil and gas lease sale for the Gulf o...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

CNOOC makes large oilfield discovery in Bohai Bay

Chinese oil and gas giant CNOOC Limited has made a large-sized discovery of Kenli 10-2 in Bohai Bay....

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

Shell and NAM knock on Wood door for North Sea support

Wood is expanding operations in the Southern North Sea following the award of a new operations and m...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

Eni teams up with IRENA to speed up energy transition

Eni has entered into a partnership with the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) to acceler...

Categories:
  • Transition
Posted: 22 days ago