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Posted: 5 months ago

Maersk Drilling gets rid of two jack-ups, wins new rig gig

Maersk Drilling is getting rid of two jack-up drilling rigs in addition to securing a new job for an...

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  • Project & Tenders
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U.S. weekly offshore rig count up to 15

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

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  • Exploration & Production
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Seadrill JV lands 12-well drillship contract in Angola

A new, twelve-well drillship contract has been awarded to a joint venture between Seadrill Limited a...

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  • Business developments & projects
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Union working to avoid downsizing of 200 rig workers

A Norwegian union is working to avoid the downsizing of 200 workers of the West Mira rig following a...

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  • Human Capital
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Maersk rig lands more Suriname work with Total

Offshore drilling contractor Maersk Drilling has secured a one-well contract extension for one of it...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Canada backs project on floating wind-powered drilling rigs

Canadian government has awarded funding to several projects that could help reduce greenhouse gas em...

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  • Technology
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Dolphin rig to drill HPHT well for Wellesley

Dolphin Drilling has secured a Letter of Intent with Wellesley Petroleum for the drilling of an HPHT...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Shelf Drilling sees encouraging signs of improving jack-up market

Shelf Drilling is seeing encouraging signs of an improving jack-up market with an increase in the gl...

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  • Market outlooks
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Seadrill Partners scoops $43M deal for drillship in Malaysia

Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill Partners has secured a contract for one of its drillships with...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Valaris secures more jack-up work with Mubadala

Offshore drilling contractor Valaris has been awarded a contract extension for one of its jack-up dr...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Diamond elects ex-Pacific Drilling and Noble exec as new CEO

Diamond Offshore has named a former boss of Pacific Drilling and a former executive of Noble Corpora...

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  • Business & Finance
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Equinor adds extra well to Odfjell rig backlog

Norwegian oil and gas giant Equinor has exercised one additional well for the Odfjell Drilling-owned...

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  • Project & Tenders
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No oil for Harbour Energy after two-well North Sea campaign

Harbour Energy has drilled a dry exploration well on the Ilder prospect off Norway, ending a two-wel...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Vantage finds more work for its rigs

Vantage Drilling has been awarded several new contracts, which will see its rigs operate in South Ea...

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  • Project & Tenders
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U.S. offshore rig count remains flat

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. remained unchanged over this week, according to a weekly rig...

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  • Infrastructure
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Transocean and Suncor fined over offshore fluid spill

Canadian offshore petroleum regulator has fined Suncor Energy and Transocean over an unauthorized fl...

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  • Authorities & Government
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ONGC awards three-year deal to Jindal jack-up

Indian oil and gas company ONGC has hired a jack-up drilling rig from compatriot offshore drilling c...

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  • Project & Tenders
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MOL preparing to drill appraisal well in North Sea

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted MOL Norge a drilling permit for an appraisal w...

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  • Business developments & projects
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Vantage says deepwater market could begin to recover later this year

Vantage Drilling believes the shallow water activity is stabilizing and the recovery in the deepwate...

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  • Business & Finance
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Talos books Seadrill rig for deepwater Tornado well

Talos Energy has hired a drillship from Seadrill to drill an infill well on the Tornado field locate...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Velesto expects insurance to mitigate sunken rig costs

Velesto Energy expects the financial impact of an incident in which its NAGA 7 rig submerged off Sar...

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  • Safety
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COSL Drilling made exclusive rig provider for OKEA

A four-year-long frame contract has been signed by COSL Drilling Europe with OKEA for the use of COS...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Shelf Drilling clinches 10-year rig job

Shelf Drilling has secured a ten-year contract extension for a jack-up rig in direct continuation of...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Disappointing result for BW in Gabon appraisal well

BW Energy has not encountered hydrocarbons in the target Gamba reservoir of its Hibiscus Extension a...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Noble Corp. shares Transocean’s optimism about market outlook

Just like its rival Transocean, Noble Corp. is optimistic about the outlook with a pipeline of tende...

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  • Market outlooks
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