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Posted: 9 days ago

NEO Energy taps Petrofac for well services in UK

Oilfield services provider Petrofac has been awarded a two-year contract with NEO Energy, which doub...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
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Global Petroleum to focus on principal prospects after getting licence extension in Namibia

The Ministry of Mines and Energy in Namibia has agreed to extend Global Petroleum’s licence su...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Oil & gas sanctioning in the gutter, industry waiting for business to pick up

Global oil and gas project sanctioning in 2020 has made a colossal drop in comparison to 2019 levels...

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  • Market outlooks
Posted: 10 days ago
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Aker Solutions gets five-year contract renewal on Hebron

Aker Solutions has secured a five-year contract extension from ExxonMobil for the provision of EPC s...

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  • Business & Finance
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Schlumberger cuts 21,000 jobs after ‘the most challenging quarter in past decades’

Giant oilfield services provider Schlumberger is cutting around 21,000 jobs as a response to one of ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Rystad sees supply glut ahead after second wave of Covid-19 and more OPEC oil hit the market

The upcoming partial return of curtailed OPEC+ oil production from August is set to create a new fou...

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  • Outlook & strategy
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GMS wraps up intervention job on live well using cantilever workover

GMS has completed its first well intervention workscope using the company’s cantilever workove...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
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OMV delineates Hades discovery in Norwegian Sea

OMV is the process of concluding the drilling of an appraisal well on the Hades gas/condensate disco...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Chinese offshore oil and gas company joins ADNOC’s concessions

ADNOC has entered into an agreement for the transfer of rights in its Lower Zakum and Umm Shaif and ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Hurricane stabilises Lancaster field output

Hurricane Energy has stabilised production from its Lancaster field following the commissioning of t...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Sparrows wins three-year contract renewal in India

Sparrows Group has secured a three-year contract renewal to supply a rental crane to Vedanta Resourc...

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  • Equipment
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Karoon changes terms for Brazilian oilfield acquisition

Karoon has executed a binding agreement to amend the sale and purchase agreement to acquire a 100 pe...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 days ago
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Russia’s Lukoil enters as Cairn exits Sangomar project in Senegal

Cairn Energy has entered into an agreement to sell to Russia’s Lukoil its entire 40 per cent i...

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  • Business & Finance
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Posted: 14 days ago

TAQA files decommissioning plans for two North Sea platform topsides

TAQA Bratani has filed its decommissioning programs for the Tern and North Cormorant platform topsid...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 14 days ago
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Kim Heng buys two anchor handling tugs from distressed seller

Offshore and marine services provider Kim Heng Offshore & Marine has bought two anchor handling ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 14 days ago
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Havila bags three-year job for subsea vessel in Brazil

Norwegian offshore shipping company Havila has been awarded a three-year contract for its subsea ves...

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  • Vessels
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Equinor sees red as low oil price and Covid-19 halve 2Q revenues

Equinor sank to the red in the second quarter of the year as its revenues were halved amid Covid-19 ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 14 days ago
Posted: 15 days ago

UN Security Council urged to prevent oil spill from leaking oil tanker wreck off Yemen

The condition of the decaying oil storage vessel Safer, floating north of Hodeidah, Yemen, is deteri...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 15 days ago
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Repsol swings to loss as asset impairments bite

Repsol booked a loss in the second quarter of the year after being forced to re-evaluate its upstrea...

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  • Business & Finance
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Shell gets green light for Brent Alpha jacket decommissioning plan

UK authorities have approved Shell’s decommissioning plan for the Brent Alpha jacket, located ...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 15 days ago
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Watch Neptune install subsea equipment for two North Sea projects

Neptune Energy has successfully installed subsea oil and gas production flowlines and gas lift flowl...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 15 days ago
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Rystad: Oilfield services market could replace lagging revenue by tapping into energy transition projects

Hit by the Covid-19 downturn, the oilfield service market is not likely to rebound to last year’s ac...

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  • Transition
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OKEA restarts Draugen after nearly a month-long turnaround

Oil and gas company OKEA has successfully completed a turnaround on its operated Draugen platform lo...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
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Posted: 16 days ago

Baker Hughes books bigger quarterly loss

Baker Hughes saw its loss deepen during the second quarter of the year as its revenues decreased by ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

Aker BP cleared for production drilling on two fields offshore Norway

Aker BP has received safety consents from the Norwegian offshore safety watchdog to use two rigs for...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

Chariot CEO steps down

Chariot Oil & Gas CEO, Larry Bottomley, has stepped down from the company with immediate effect ...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 16 days ago