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Noble Corp. completes acquisition of Pacific Drilling

Offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation has completed the acquisition of Houston-based offsho...

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  • Business & Finance
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Equinor to use Seadrill rig for Norwegian Sea work

Norwegian oil major Equinor has received consent from the offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Petronas books Maersk drillship for Gabon well

Maersk Drilling has been awarded a one-well contract from a subsidiary of Petronas for the provision...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Diving ops at Kinsale set to start next month

PSE Kinsale Energ is now preparing for decommissioning of subsea infrastructure at Kinsale fields, l...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Chinese semi-sub becomes the world’s first rig to get DNV’s Smart notation

A semi-submersible drilling rig from CMHI has become the world’s first offshore unit to receive DNV’...

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  • Certification & Classification
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Santos to drill up to 12 wells in Bedout basin

Australia’s Santos has submitted an environment plan to the country’s regulator NOPSEMA ...

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  • Authorities & Government
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BP strikes oil in delayed deepwater Gulf of Mexico well

Oil major BP has made an oil discovery at the Puma West prospect in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexic...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Stena rig en route to Ireland ahead of decom campaign

Stena Spey is now on its way to Ireland and the Celtic Sea ahead of a decommissioning campaign at Ki...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Equinor gearing up to drill two North Sea wells

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Equinor a drilling permit for the drilling of ...

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  • Authorities & Government
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IOG spuds first well in North Sea drilling campaign

Independent Oil and Gas plc (IOG) has started drilling the Elgood development well, 48/22c-H1, locat...

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  • Exploration & Production
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U.S. weekly offshore rig count down by three

The number of active offshore rigs in the U.S. dropped by three units over the last week, according ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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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: 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: 3 months ago
  • video
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Turkey spuds fresh Black Sea well with Fatih drillship

Turkey’s national oil and gas company TPAO has started drilling operations at a new well in th...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Shell books Velesto rig for seven wells

Malaysian offshore drilling contractor Velesto Drilling has been awarded a contract by Shell for the...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Vantage Drilling picks ICM Group for offshore training

Consulting services firm ICM Group has been awarded a global preferred agreement for Vantage Drillin...

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  • Human Capital
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Industry Contribution

Maritime Insurance Market Update, Q3 2020

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

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Maersk Drilling firms up $370 million deal with Tullow

Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract from Tullow for the provision of the drillship Maersk Ve...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Shell takes Maersk drillship for four Malaysian wells

Maersk Drilling has secured a contract with Shell for the 7th generation drillship Maersk Viking to ...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Eni to tie-in new oil discovery in Angola to FPSO

Italian oil and gas company Eni has made a new light oil discovery in Block 15/06, which is located ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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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: 5 months ago
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Tullow kicks off multi-year drilling campaign off Ghana

Tullow Oil has started a multi-year, multi-well drilling campaign off Ghana following the beginning ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Masirah Oil wraps up drilling program in Oman

Masirah Oil has completed drilling three exploration prospects that were located near to the Yumna o...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Seadrill asks creditors to write-off $4.8 billion of debt

Offshore drilling rig contractor Seadrill has asked creditors to write off more than 85 per cent of ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Well-Safe preparing for rig acceptance audits

Well-Safe Solutions has completed the intake of its new asset, the Well-Safe Protector, and is now p...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
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U.S. weekly offshore rig count up by two

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

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  • Infrastructure
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Cosco delivers fifth jack-up newbuild

China’s Cosco Shipping Heavy Industry has delivered the second jack-up drilling rig to China N...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Stena drillship arrives in Mexico ahead of new gig

A Stena Drilling-owned drillship has arrived in Mexico ahead of its offshore contract with the Spani...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Axess to continue providing periodic surveys for Odfjell rigs

Axess Group and rig owner Odfjell Drilling have signed an extension of a frame agreement held betwee...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 16 days ago