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Posted: 4 hours ago

Petrobras renews drillship contract in Brazil

Brazilian contractor Etesco has been awarded a contract extension for a drillship with the state-own...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Longboat says Equinor gearing up for a spud as exploration activity in Norway picks up

Equinor will start drilling a well off Norway in late August. This is the first of seven wells plann...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Seadrill hammers out plan to cut debt by $5 billion and raise $350 million

Seadrill Limited has hammered out a reorganization plan with its consenting lenders, which will allo...

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  • Business & Finance
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Santos boasts record production rate after first oil from Van Gogh phase 2

Santos has produced the first oil from the Van Gogh Phase 2 infill development, located offshore Aus...

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  • Exploration & Production
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U.S. offshore rig count stays flat for two straight weeks

The number of active offshore rigs in the U.S. remained stuck at 17 for the second week in a row, ac...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Posted: 4 days ago

Awilco to challenge tribunal decision over UK tax bill

Awilco Drilling has lost an appeal over a £6.8 million tax bill, arising from the termination of a d...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Sapura scores new deals worth over $284 million

Malaysia’s Sapura Energy has secured new contracts and extensions in Malaysia and Thailand wit...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Borr to add nearly $16 million in revenues with new deal in Mexico

Offshore drilling contractor Borr Drilling has received a letter of award from an international oil ...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Transocean finds work for five drillships and four semi-subs

Transocean has secured new contracts for five drillships and four semi-submersible rigs but also rec...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Rival drillers eye Seadrill assets amid restructuring efforts

Rival offshore drilling contractors are reportedly looking to buy the assets of bankrupt Seadrill Li...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 6 days ago
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Aquadrill mulls appeal after losing dispute against BP

Aquadrill Offshore, formerly known as Seadrill Partners, has lost in arbitration against BP related ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 6 days ago
Industry Contribution

Registration open for Offshore Energy 2021

The registration for Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference 2021 is now live! The event, to be ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution
Partner

How to get and keep a good crew

How do you keep your crew safe in times of COVID-19? The need to take good care of crew members and ...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 7 days ago

Borr rig kicks off Kistos’ Dutch North Sea drilling campaign

Borr Drilling’s Prospector-1 jack-up drilling rig has arrived at Kistos’ Q10-A field in ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 7 days ago
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Aker BP makes minor gas discovery in Barents Sea

Oil and gas company Aker BP has made a minor gas discovery south of the Korpfjell gas discovery in t...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 7 days ago
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IOG completes challenging Elgood well, but delays affect first gas timing

UK gas company IOG plc has achieved successful flow test results at its Elgood development well in t...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 8 days ago
Industry Contribution

Case study: Safeguard from electrical shocks and turbine activation during maintenance

Securing the flow of green energy by safely servicing and maintaining fast growing numbers of wind t...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 8 days ago

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

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. remained unchanged last week, according to weekly rig count ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 8 days ago
Posted: 11 days ago

Seadrill Partners reveals new name as Equinor hires Vela drillship

An offshore drilling contractor previously known as Seadrill Partners has secured a contract with Eq...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 11 days ago
Posted: 12 days ago

PetroRio creates first private mature fields cluster in Campos Basin

Brazilian oil and gas company PetroRio has concluded the tieback between the Polvo and Tubarão Marte...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 12 days ago
Industry Contribution

Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference 2021 opens floorplan

Offshore Energy Exhibition and Conference (OEEC) will take place at Amsterdam RAI on Tuesday 26 and ...

Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 13 days ago

Woodside kicking off drilling campaign in Senegal

Australia’s Woodside plans to begin the drilling campaign for the Sangomar Field Development P...

Posted: 13 days ago
Posted: 13 days ago

Schlumberger and Halliburton win big as ADNOC dishes out $763.7 million in new deals

UAE’s oil and gas giant ADNOC is making an investment of $763.7 million in integrated rigless ...

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

PetroRio hires Ocyan rig for Frade, Wahoo work off Brazil

Brazilian oil and gas company PetroRio has hired Ocyan Drilling’s semi-submersible rig for the Frade...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 13 days ago
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FUELSAVE tech deployed on Seadrill drillship to cut emissions in decarbonisation push

FUELSAVE will deploy its combustion conditioning tech to reduce primary fuel oil consumption and cut...

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  • Technology
Posted: 13 days ago
Posted: 14 days ago

Kistos awaits Borr rig to kick off Dutch drilling campaign

Kistos is preparing for a drilling campaign in the Netherlands, which will include an appraisal, a f...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 14 days ago
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Serica upbeat over Columbus well results ahead of tie-in

Serica Energy has achieved successful flow test results from the Columbus development well and will ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 14 days ago
Posted: 15 days ago
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Spud window set for new exploration well off Guyana

CGX Energy has established a spud window for its first exploration well offshore Guyana, which will ...

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

Valaris floater clinches 16-well contract with Woodside

Offshore drilling contractor Valaris has been awarded a 16-well contract with Woodside for operation...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 15 days ago