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Posted: 14 hours ago

Fresh oil discovery making room for potential tie-back to existing North Sea infrastructure

Vår Energi has found more oil in the Balder area, located in the central North Sea off the coast of ...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 14 hours ago
Posted: 2 days ago

Valeura racks up a trifecta of oil & gas discoveries offshore Thailand

Valeura Energy has pulled off a hat trick in the Gulf of Thailand by making three new offshore oil d...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 2 days ago
Posted: 5 days ago

Stena Drilling drillship goes to work in Morocco as Energean takes the helm at gas field

Stena Drilling has tucked a new drilling assignment under its belt, thanks to a drillship deal with ...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 5 days ago

Shelf Drilling jack-up rig’s stay in Norwegian waters prolonged

Shelf Drilling has secured a contract extension for one of its jack-up rigs with Equinor for operati...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 7 days ago

Aker BP gets thumbs-up for hydrocarbon search in North Sea with Noble rig

Aker BP has secured a drilling permit for an exploration well in the North Sea off the coast of Norw...

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

Another drillship begins its maiden voyage

A newbuild ultra-deepwater drillship has left Samsung Heavy Industries yard in South Korea and start...

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  • Business Developments & Projects
Posted: 8 days ago
Posted: 8 days ago

Borr Drilling pulls off a hat trick as three rigs win multi-million gigs

Offshore drilling contractor Borr Drilling has landed new assignments for three premium jack-up rigs...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 8 days ago
Posted: 9 days ago

Green light for drilling of Gulf of Mexico oil & gas prospects with Noble and Seadrill drillships

LLOG Exploration has confirmed the approval of drilling activities at three wells in the U.S. Gulf o...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 9 days ago
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Posted: 12 days ago

With suspension of 12 more jack-ups, rig pool in Middle East narrows down

ADES, COSL, and Arabian Drilling have joined the rig owners that have confirmed a temporary suspensi...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 12 days ago
Posted: 12 days ago

‘Win-win’ deal with Nigerian oil & gas firm enabling drilling rig to move to India on time

Dolphin Drilling has struck a deal regarding past due payment amounts and remaining work under a dri...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 12 days ago
Posted: 12 days ago

Aramco hands out 12-month jack-up rig suspension to Borr Drilling

Borr Drilling has received a notice of temporary suspension of operations for one of its jack-up rig...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 12 days ago
Industry Contribution

Laying plans – Looking ahead to the cable laying vessels of tomorrow

With the many offshore wind farm construction projects currently taking place or planned for the fut...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 5 days ago
Industry Contribution

Successful field weld qualification of F550 TMCP toughcore

Excellent suitability for medium pressure LCO2 transport tanks is proven. By exploring various trans...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 12 days ago

Valaris jack-up rig’s gig with Aramco suspended

Valaris has confirmed the receipt of a suspension for one of its 19 contracted rigs working for Saud...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 12 days ago
Posted: 13 days ago

Noble drillship’s stay with Petronas prolonged offshore Suriname

Noble Corporation has secured more work off the coast of Suriname for one of its seventh-generation ...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 13 days ago
Posted: 13 days ago

Norwegian firm picks up work on Noble rig

Norway-based Soiltech has won two contracts for drilling waste management on a jack-up rig owned by ...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 13 days ago
Industry Contribution

Towards a new generation with the Damen Offshore Carrier

The development of Damen’s Offshore Carrier vessel (DOC) was sparked by a desire to increase efficie...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 14 days ago

More upgrade and conversion work for oil & gas infrastructure comes Seatrium’s way

Seatrium Limited has got a hold of a batch of new multi-billion dollar contracts for oil and gas ves...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 14 days ago
Posted: 14 days ago

Dana Petroleum joins Shell and Deltic as partner in North Sea asset

Deltic Energy has wrapped up the sale of a partial stake in a Shell-operated license, containing a p...

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

Pursuit of appeal for arbitration ruling regarding two canceled drillships hits a wall

Northern Drilling is contemplating its next steps after its attempts to appeal the court’s arbitrati...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 15 days ago
Industry Contribution

DNV approves F550 TMCP toughcore for LCO2 Transport and Storage

Next milestone for voestalpine Grobblech´s F550 TMCP toughcore for LCO2 transport and storage. Class...

Categories:
  • Certification & Classification
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 15 days ago

Transocean drillship’s Gulf of Mexico drilling campaign extended by 365 days

Transocean has picked up a multi-million contract extension in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico for a drillsh...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 15 days ago
Posted: 15 days ago

Offshore drilling gigs for four jack-up rigs get suspended

Shelf Drilling has acknowledged the issues arising from a suspension of operations for four jack-up ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 15 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

Jack-up rig kicks off multi-well offshore drilling campaign in Oman

Masirah Oil, a subsidiary of Singapore’s Rex International, has embarked on a multi-well drilling pr...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

Stena Drilling’s new drillship to get equipment that allows access to ‘previously inaccessible reservoirs’

UK-based offshore drilling contractor Stena Drilling is set to deliver an equipment upgrade for its ...

Categories:
  • Innovation
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 23 days ago

Noble steps up its offshore drilling decarbonization game

Noble Corporation has embarked on the fleetwide rollout of a digital emission-monitoring solution, w...

Categories:
  • Transition
Posted: 23 days ago
Posted: 23 days ago

Three Velesto jack-up rigs pick up more drilling work with Petronas

Petronas has booked three jack-up rigs from Velesto, a compatriot rig owner, for more drilling opera...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 23 days ago
Posted: 28 days ago

ExxonMobil strikes oil offshore Guyana with Stena drillship

ExxonMobil has made a new oil discovery at the Stabroek block offshore Guyana, using a drillship own...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 28 days ago
Posted: 28 days ago

Aker BP getting ready to spud North Sea pair with Odfjell rig

Aker BP has received consent to use one of Odfjell Drilling’s semi-submersible rigs for exploration ...

Categories:
  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 28 days ago

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