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Posted: 17 hours ago

ExxonMobil hires Noble Corp. drillship for Guyana drilling

Offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation has won a six-month deal for the Noble Sam Croft dril...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 17 hours ago
Posted: 1 day ago

Offshore rigs could be ‘stepping stones’ for non-native species

Scientists from around the UK, led by the Heriot-Watt’s International Centre for Island Technology, ...

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  • Environment
Posted: 1 day ago
Posted: 2 days ago

Spirit Energy bites dust near Ivar Aasen field

Oil and gas company Spirit Energy has hit a duster near the Ivar Aasen field in the central part of ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 2 days ago
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SRO Solutions replaces software systems on six Stena Drilling rigs

UK-based tech firm SRO Solutions has replaced asset management software systems on six Stena Drillin...

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  • Technology
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ST Engineering completes upgrades on Diamond Offshore’s drillship

ST Engineering Halter Marine and Offshore, a company of ST Engineering North America, has installed ...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
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Posted: 3 days ago

Neptune dubs Dugong as largest oil discovery in Norway this year

Oil and gas exploration firm Neptune Energy has stated that it made the largest oil discovery in Nor...

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  • Exploration & Production
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OOS Tiradentes first accommodation vessel to resume work for Petrobras

Semi-submersible accommodation vessel OOS Tiradentes has become the first offshore rig to resume ope...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 days ago
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Borr Drilling wins deals for three warm-stacked rigs

Offshore drilling rig owner Borr Drilling has won deals for three of its warm-stacked jack-up drilli...

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  • Business & Finance
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ConocoPhillips gets drilling permit for Norwegian Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted ConocoPhillips a drilling permit for a well lo...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Posted: 4 days ago

U.S. offshore rig count at 12 for four weeks straight

The U.S. offshore rig count has remained flat for another week, making this the fourth week straight...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 4 days ago
Posted: 7 days ago

Green light for Equinor to use Maersk rig on Martin Linge field

Norwegian oil major Equinor has received safety consent from the country’s offshore safety wat...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 7 days ago
Posted: 7 days ago

Equinor comes up dry in Barents Sea well

Equinor has drilled a dry well near the Johan Castberg field in the Barents Sea offshore Norway. ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 7 days ago
Posted: 8 days ago

Apache in fresh oil discovery offshore Suriname

Apache has made what it says is a major oil discovery at the Kwaskwasi-1 well drilled offshore Surin...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 8 days ago
Posted: 9 days ago

Tullow delays Suriname well with rig hunt under way

Tullow Oil has postponed the drilling of its exploration well on a block located offshore Suriname. ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: 9 days ago

Equinor gains drilling permit for wildcat wells in Norwegian Sea

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Equinor a drilling permit for wells located in the N...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: 9 days ago

Maersk Drilling invests in new tech concept to help develop carbon-neutral drilling

Maersk Drilling has entered an agreement to invest $1 million in Clean Energy Systems to help develo...

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  • Technology
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: 10 days ago

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
Posted: 10 days ago
Posted: 11 days ago

U.S. offshore rig count stays flat for another week

The U.S. offshore rig count has not changed for the third week in a row now, according to a Friday r...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 11 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: 18 days ago

U.S. weekly offshore rig count flat for two weeks straight

The U.S. weekly offshore rig count remained unchanged at 12 units for the second week in a row, acco...

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

Maersk Drilling secures more rig work with Aker BP

Maersk Drilling has secured an additional one-well contract from Aker BP for the low-emission jack-u...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

BP plans to drill Ironbark well in October

BP’s environment plan for the Ironbark-1 exploration well has been approved by the Australian ...

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  • Environment
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

Vår Energi picks up where it left off with offshore drilling activities

Vår Energi is resuming its drilling activities in the Barents Sea and the North Sea, which were post...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

Transocean gets contract termination in UK, expects delays in drillship delivery

Transocean has received a contract termination for its semi-submersible Paul B. Loyd Jr. in the UK. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 23 days ago

Number of oil and gas wells set to hit 20-year low, Rystad says

The COVID-19 pandemic has stymied oil and gas activity, a phenomenon which has now affected the dril...

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  • Market outlooks
Posted: 23 days ago
Posted: 23 days ago

Kazakhstan player gets approval to take over Caspian Explorer drilling vessel

Caspian Sunrise has received regulatory and shareholder approvals for the acquisition of the Caspian...

Categories:
  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 23 days ago