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Gunvor trading volumes pushed by LNG

Geneva-headquartered commodities trading house Gunvor reported a rise in trading volumes for the yea...

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  • Business developments & projects
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Allseas starts work on first-ever gig in China

Offshore oil and gas installation, construction, and decommissioning specialist Allseas has started ...

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  • Project & Tenders
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More improvement needed before ‘West Bollsta’ AoC award

Norwegian offshore safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has found one improvement ...

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  • Safety
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More oil and gas assets up for grabs due to Covid-19

Oil and gas companies currently have assets for sale with recoverable reserves of more than 5 billio...

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  • Business & Finance
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Empyrean gets another year to drill well off China

Oil and gas development company Empyrean Energy has been granted a twelve-month extension for the fi...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Drones flying off into brighter offshore future

With COVID-19 still a concern and climate change being a major talking point all around the world, d...

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  • Technology
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Solstad Offshore promotes finance director to CFO role

Norwegian offshore vessel provider Solstad Offshore has picked a new chief financial officer (CFO). ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Green light for Cavendish decommissioning plan

UK authorities have approved Ineos’ plan for the removal of the Cavendish platform and associated pi...

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  • Authorities & Government
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BP Southern Africa gets new CEO

British oil major BP has named a new chief executive officer (CEO) of its BP Southern Africa (bpSA) ...

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  • Business & Finance
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MMA to support Northern Endeavour FPSO

MMA Offshore has been awarded a support contract with Upstream Production Solutions for the MPSV Mer...

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  • Vessels
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Ex-Quadrant man to take COO role at Beach

Oil and gas company Beach Energy has appointed a new chief operating officer (COO) of the company. ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Ineos farms out two Norwegian licenses to Lime Petroleum

Rex International’s 90 per cent subsidiary, Lime Petroleum, has completed the acquisition of a 15 pe...

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  • Business & Finance
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Suncor puts out fire on Terra Nova FPSO

A fire on board Suncor Energy’s Terra Nova FPSO, located offshore Canada, was reported to the ...

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  • Safety
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U.S. weekly offshore rig count flat for two weeks in a row

The number of active offshore rigs in the U.S. remained flat at 12 units for the second week running...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Chevron to reduce workforce by up to 15 per cent

Chevron is planning to reduce its nearly 45,000-strong workforce by 10 to 15 per cent this year due ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Neptune gets green light to use Deepsea Yantai rig on Gjøa

Norwegian offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has given its consent to Neptu...

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  • Safety
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Norway has lowest and Canada highest upstream CO2 footprint

Canada has the highest carbon emission intensity per barrel of oil equivalent produced, while Norway...

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  • Environment
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Melbana suspends Beehive work obligations

Australian offshore regulator has granted Melbana Energy the approval to suspend the deadline for co...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Aker BP gains consent to use 'Maersk Invincible' on Valhall

Norwegian oil company Aker BP has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) for plu...

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  • Safety
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Petrofac to continue work on Iraq’s crude oil export project

Oilfield services provider Petrofac has secured a further six-month contract extension with the Basr...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Apache stock becoming exclusive to Nasdaq

Houston-based oil and gas company Apache Corporation has chosen to list its common stock solely on t...

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  • Business & Finance
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Neptune pushes back project start up dates despite strong 1Q

Despite the challenges of COVID-19 and weaker commodity prices, Neptune had a strong first quarter b...

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  • Business & Finance
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OMV ready to drill Norwegian Sea well

OMV is ready to drill an appraisal well in the Norwegian Sea following an offshore safety approval f...

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  • Exploration & Production
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UK approves plan for removal of North Sea floaters

UK authorities have approved the plan for the removal of the Petrojarl Banff FPSO and Apollo Spirit ...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Hurricane granted more time for UK well work

Hurricane Energy’s request to extend the deadline for activities planned on the Lincoln licens...

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  • Exploration & Production
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