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ExxonMobil comes up dry in Guyana wildcat

Oil major ExxonMobil has failed to find commercial hydrocarbons at the Bulletwood-1 wildcat well in ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Valaris gets court approval for Chapter 11 plan, delays drillship deliveries

Valaris has obtained court approval for its Chapter 11 plan of reorganization and agreed with a ship...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Noble rig hired to drill two wells near Dorado

Santos has hired the Noble Corporation-owned Noble Tom Prosser jack-up drilling rig to drill two exp...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Lundin and Odfjell firm up rig contract worth $33 million

Lundin Energy and Odfjell Drilling have now signed a contract for the Deepsea Stavanger rig followin...

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  • Project & Tenders
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U.S. weekly offshore rig count up by one

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

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  • Exploration & Production
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Neptune kicks off appraisal drilling at Dugong discovery

Neptune Energy and its partners in the Dugong licence have started drilling on the Dugong appraisal ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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DNO gets nod to plug North Sea wells with Dolphin rig

Norwegian offshore safety watchdog has given DNO Norge consent for the use of the Borgland Dolphin r...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 3 days ago
Posted: 6 days ago

Borr Drilling nets new deals for jack-up rigs

Borr Drilling has won a new contract and signed four letters of intent and one letter of award for i...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Shelf Drilling delivers sold rig to ADNOC Drilling

Offshore drilling contractor Shelf Drilling has completed the previously announced sale of a jack-up...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 7 days ago
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Transocean lands higher day rate for drillship and more work for idle rig

Offshore drilling contractor Transocean has secured more work for a drillship in the Gulf of Mexico ...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Masirah Oil spuds exploration well off Oman

Oil and gas company Masirah Oil has spudded the Zakhera 1 well, located offshore Oman, using the She...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 8 days ago
Industry Contribution

Faccin Wind Towers Division: a reliable partner for your wind energy project

Faccin Group created a Wind Towers Division within the company. Why? Eng. Andrea Comparin: “Ac...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution

Maritime Insurance Market Update, Q3 2020

‘Clients, advisors and insurers are in the same boat.’ Effective cooperation is necessary to keep ri...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 9 days ago

Transocean bleeds red ink in fourth quarter

Transocean sank to a net loss in the last quarter of 2020 compared to the prior quarter but managed ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 9 days ago
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Masirah Oil brings third Yumna well online

Oil and gas company Masirah Oil has started production from the third development well drilled in th...

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  • Exploration & Production
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U.S. weekly offshore rig count down a notch

The number of active offshore rigs in the U.S. is down by one unit over the last week, according to ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 10 days ago
Industry Contribution
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It’s all about power flow

Integration of renewable energies on a ship – and in other island networks Interview with Jero...

Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 13 days ago

Chrysaor spuds North Sea well with COSL rig

Drilling operations on the Chrysaor-operated Jerv exploration well, located offshore Norway, started...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 13 days ago
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Posted: 16 days ago

Stena Drilling orders MPD system for another drillship

Offshore drilling contractor Stena Drilling has ordered a fourth managed pressure drilling (MPD) sys...

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  • Equipment
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

Transocean adds more work to backlog, retires Leiv Eiriksson rig

Transocean has secured new contracts for its fleet, bringing the total backlog to $7.8 billion, but ...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 17 days ago
Industry Contribution

“ETICA IP” ROV & USV a staunch green ally for the blue economy indystry & ocean sustainability

By Ioana Laura Grigore. Our concept of blue economy & ocean sustainability in offshore industry ...

Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 17 days ago

U.S. offshore rig count up by one unit

After three flat weeks, the number of offshore rigs in the U.S. increased by one unit last week, acc...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 19 days ago

Vantage to manage deepwater floaters for Seadrill Partners

Vantage Drilling has entered into an agreement to manage Seadrill Partners’ drilling rigs foll...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 19 days ago
  • long read
Posted: 19 days ago

Harland & Wolff taking over BiFab Methil, Arnish sites

Owner of the Harland & Wolff shipyards, InfraStrata, is acquiring the assets of Scotland’s...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 19 days ago
Posted: 19 days ago

Maersk Drilling adds more work to backlog with new Shell and NAM deals

Offshore drilling contractor Maersk Drilling has won new contracts for two of its drilling rigs. One...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 19 days ago
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Beach gears up to drill up to six wells with Diamond rig

Beach Energy’s environment plan for development drilling and well abandonment in the Otway Bas...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 20 days ago
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Transocean deploys safety system for protection on rig drill floor

Transocean has deployed the HaloGuard technology on a drillship working in the Gulf of Mexico with p...

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  • Equipment
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Wintershall Dea completes Nova top holes

Oi and gas company Wintershall Dea has completed the top hole drilling campaign on the Nova field lo...

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

Maersk rig gets one more Martin Linge well

Equinor has exercised the option to add development drilling of one additional well at the Martin Li...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 21 days ago