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Posted: 16 days ago

TechnipFMC scores more work with Wintershall Dea off Norway

TechnipFMC has secured an engineering, procurement, construction, and installation (EPCI) contract w...

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

Shell finds gas in North Sea prospect and embarks on commerciality evaluation

Shell has made a gas discovery in an exploration well in the North Sea, which was spudded using a No...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

With ‘diversity in the player landscape,’ Norway offers offshore oil & gas licenses to 25 firms

Norway has offered production licenses to 25 companies for further exploration activity on the Norwe...

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

Norwegian seismic company backs Nigeria’s upcoming deepwater bidding round

Norwegian seismic company PGS is supporting the upcoming Nigeria 2022 Mini Bid Round with a range of...

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

Three UK-produced ROVs get to work on Petrobras’ oilfields

Forum Energy Technologies (FET) has delivered three work-class remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) to ...

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  • Technology
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

Canadian firm secures exclusivity period to hammer out terms for oilfield in West Africa

Zenith Energy has been awarded a three-month exclusivity period to negotiate and finalise terms of a...

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

Shelf Drilling jack-up rig wraps up drilling assignment off Oman

Masirah Oil, a subsidiary of Singapore’s Rex International, has completed its drilling campaign off ...

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

Frontline pulls the plug on $4.2 bln merger with Euronav

Norwegian tanker owner and operator Frontline has terminated the combination agreement it entered in...

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

Archer increases 2023 guidance as it closes purchase of P&A specialist

Oilfield services provider Archer has closed the acquisition of plug and abandonment (P&A) ...

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

Additional work in Nigeria extends Dolphin Drilling rig’s backlog

Dolphin Drilling has received a new Letter of Award (LOA) for a semi-submersible rig, which will pro...

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

Shelf Drilling secures more work for jack-up rig off Egypt

UAE-headquartered Shelf Drilling has won a contract extension for one of its jack-up rigs for operat...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 17 days ago
Industry Contribution

voestalpine Grobblech’s next generation Carbon Manganese steel “F 550 TMCP toughcore®” to replace expensive Ni steel for LCO2 cargo

Safe and efficient LCO2 shipping – voestalpine Grobblech and HB Hunte Engineering offer the solution...

Posted: 8 months ago
Industry Contribution

Decom market re-shuffled by Ukraine war: postponement and delay

What effect will the situation have on the energy market according to 4 AYOP-members The war in Ukra...

Posted: 8 months ago
  • video
Posted: 17 days ago
Premium

USA: To drill or not to drill?

Should the U.S. scale up investments in oil and gas along with the deployment of renewables and clea...

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

Transocean raising $500 million to partially fund acquisition of its second 8th-gen drillship

Transocean has kicked off a private offering of $500 mil of secured notes to cover in part the acqui...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 17 days ago
  • long read
Posted: 17 days ago

UK firm emerges from bankruptcy

UK-based energy services provider Altera Infrastructure has emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy, a fe...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 17 days ago
Industry Contribution

Validating a Certificate of Competence

MTCS are the industry-leading and internationally trusted company for assisting in the development a...

Posted: 11 months ago
  • long read
Posted: 18 days ago

Acquisition to lift North Sea firm into top 10 UK producers

UK-based oil and gas player Serica Energy has outlined the strategic rationale behind its proposed a...

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

Aker Solutions to deliver FPSO upgrade for Equinor’s huge oil and gas project

Aker Solutions has secured an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract from Altera I...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Jack-up rig kicks off drilling campaign off Gabon

BW Energy has spudded the first well in its multi-well drilling campaign offshore Gabon with a Borr ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 18 days ago
Industry Contribution

Electrifying the offshore market

The world is changing. We’re rapidly moving away from fossil fuels as our main source of energy. The...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Shelf Drilling jack-up rig gets new three-year gig

UAE-based offshore drilling contractor Shelf Drilling has won a long-term deal for one of its jack-u...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

More work in UK for Island Drilling’s semi-sub rig

Island Drilling has secured a contract extension for its semi-submersible rig, which will prolong th...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 20 days ago
  • long read
Posted: 20 days ago

Norway to keep boosting Europe’s energy security with high gas exports in 2023

Norway’s government expects to maintain higher output on the NCS to supply Europe with high gas expo...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

Poten: Unipec king of VLCC charters

Unipec, a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation, remained the king o...

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  • Outlook & strategy
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

2022 saw higher offshore rig activity, Baker Hughes reports

Baker Hughes’ rig count report has revealed that the international offshore rig count experien...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

With two offshore blocks in the bag, Conrad looks forward to exploring ‘host of high-impact gas plays’

Conrad Asia Energy has inked PSCs for two Indonesian blocks with existing gas resources and a multi-...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 20 days ago
  • video
Posted: 21 days ago

WATCH: Semi-sub rig arrives at UK port to get ready for its inaugural decom gig in North Sea

A semi-submersible rig has arrived at a port in Scotland to prepare for its first decommissioning as...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Neptune tasked with addressing nonconformity at North Sea oil & gas asset

Norway’s regulator has carried out an audit of Neptune’s management of major accident risk and...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 21 days ago