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Posted: 15 days ago

Masirah Oil wraps up drilling program in Oman

Masirah Oil has completed drilling three exploration prospects that were located near to the Yumna o...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 15 days ago
Posted: 15 days ago

3t Energy installs well control simulator in China

Energy training services & technology solutions provider 3t Energy Group has installed a next-ge...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: 15 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

Two recruitment specialists target drilling sector in Americas

Aberdeen-based recruitment services provider Drillmar has joined forces with JAB Recruitment to prov...

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

Seadrill asks creditors to write-off $4.8 billion of debt

Offshore drilling rig contractor Seadrill has asked creditors to write off more than 85 per cent of ...

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

Malaysia, Brunei formalise unitisation deal for two fields

Malaysia, through its national oil company Petronas, has formalised a unitisation agreement (UA) wit...

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

HydraWell tech chosen for Kinsale decommissioning

Well integrity specialist HydraWell has been awarded a multi-year contract with PSE Kinsale Energy t...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 19 days ago

Well-Safe preparing for rig acceptance audits

Well-Safe Solutions has completed the intake of its new asset, the Well-Safe Protector, and is now p...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: 19 days ago
Posted: 19 days ago

Equinor halts Mariner flights as helicopter gets stuck

Crew changes on the Equinor-operated Mariner platform located off the UK have been suspended after a...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: 19 days ago
Posted: 19 days ago

Petrobras suspends MODEC from bidding over FPSO issues

MODEC has received a notification from Petrobras that its eligibility to participate in new competit...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 19 days ago
Posted: 19 days ago

U.S. weekly offshore rig count up by two

The number of active offshore rigs in the U.S. is up by two units over the last week, according to a...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: 19 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

Cosco starts conversion work for Woodside’s Sangomar FPSO

Chinese shipyard Cosco has started working on a conversion of a VLCC into an FPSO for the Woodside -...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

Romgaz places bid to buy ExxonMobil subsidiary in Romania

Romanian oil and gas company Romgaz has filed a takeover offer for ExxonMobil’s subsidiary in ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

Cosco delivers fifth jack-up newbuild

China’s Cosco Shipping Heavy Industry has delivered the second jack-up drilling rig to China N...

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

THREE60 wins 5-year deal with OMV in Norway

Energy services company THREE60 Energy has been awarded a new framework agreement with Austria’...

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

Partners secure funds to drill Buffalo well this year

Carnarvon Petroleum is advancing its Buffalo oil field, offshore Timor-Leste, to drilling following ...

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

Tullow Oil closes Equatorial Guinea assets sale to Panoro

Oil and gas company Tullow Oil has completed the sale of its assets in Equatorial Guinea to Oslo-lis...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

Premier Oil and Chrysaor formally become Harbour Energy

The completion of the all-share merger of Chrysaor and Premier Oil has formally been completed and t...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 20 days ago
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Russia’s Lukoil gives up on FAR takeover plans

Russia’s Lukoil will not be proceeding with its previous plans to take over Australia’s ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

Bristow in executive changes to adapt to energy transition

Offshore helicopter operator Bristow has made changes to its executive leadership team structure to ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Stena drillship arrives in Mexico ahead of new gig

A Stena Drilling-owned drillship has arrived in Mexico ahead of its offshore contract with the Spani...

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

ExxonMobil nearly ready to start up Guyana FPSO compressor

ExxonMobil is preparing to start up a gas compressor on its Liza Destiny FPSO, operating off Guyana,...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Parkmead agrees 'in principle' to become Platypus operator

Independent oil and gas Parkmead has agreed ‘in principle’ to take over operatorship of the Platypus...

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

Giant Pioneering Spirit vessel gets second lift system

Allseas has equipped its Pioneering Spirit vessel with a second lift system capable of removing and ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

KrisEnergy completes Vietnam farm-out

After several delays, KrisEnergy has completed a farm-out agreement for its entire working interest ...

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

Tower Resources gets extension for Thali block off Cameroon

The President of the Republic of Cameroon has approved a further extension of the first exploration ...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 21 days ago