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Posted: 4 months ago

Equinor kicks off drilling operations in Norwegian Sea

Norwegian oil and gas player Equinor has started drilling an exploration well in the Norwegian Sea, ...

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

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. is stuck at 15 units for the second week in a row, according...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Carnarvon spuds Buffalo well with hopes for economic success

A Valaris-owned jack-up drilling rig has started operations at the Buffalo-10 well located in the Ti...

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  • Exploration & Production
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IOG starts drilling North Sea well

IOG plc has finally started drilling the first Southwark development well following a two-month hiat...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Equinor cleared to use Odfjell rig for North Sea well

Equinor has received consent from the Norwegian regulator to use the Deepsea Stavanger rig for explo...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Harbour Energy finds ‘marginal’ hydrocarbon accumulations in North Sea well

Harbour has completed the drilling of the Dunnottar exploration well in the UK North Sea, encounteri...

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  • Exploration & Production
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IOG frustrated over another delay in spudding North Sea well

IOG is frustrated over further delay in spudding the first development well on the Southwark field i...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Western Gas gearing up to drill Australian well as environment plan gets regulator’s approval

Western Gas has secured the regulator’s acceptance of its environment plan to manage drilling activi...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Offshore regulator finds maintenance management issues on KCA Deutag rig

Offshore regulator has issued an order to KCA Deutag following the discovery of five nonconformities...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Borr gets closer to refinancing following successful equity offering of $30 million

Borr Drilling has completed an equity offering of $30 million, which has brought it closer to implem...

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  • Business & Finance
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Aker BP secures drilling permit for North Sea well trio

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Aker BP a drilling permit for three wells in t...

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  • Authorities & Government
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CGX Energy moving forward with demobilisation activities off Guyana

CGX will continue with the demobilisation of exploration drilling off Guyana, according to the Guyan...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Borr ponders equity offering of $30 million to bring its refinancing strategy to life

Borr Drilling is contemplating an equity offering of $30 million in its quest to successfully comple...

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  • Business & Finance
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Offshore watchdog spots 18 irregularities on Transocean rig

The Petroleum Safety Authority has issued an order to Transocean after discovering a total of eighte...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Shelf Drilling bags fresh extensions with Chevron for ops in Gulf of Thailand

Shelf Drilling has secured long-term contract extensions with Chevron for two jack-up rigs for opera...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Borr firms up deal to defer $1.4 bln of debt maturities to reap benefits from market recovery

Borr has reached agreements in principle with creditors to defer $1.4 bln debt maturities to benefit...

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  • Business & Finance
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Odfjell Drilling replaces Seadrill as rig manager for Northern Ocean

Offshore drilling contractor Northern Ocean has reached an agreement with Odfjell Drilling for the m...

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  • Outlook & strategy
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U.S. offshore rig count comes to a halt

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. has lost its upward traction and came to a stop, based on Ba...

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  • Exploration & Production
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ExxonMobil kicks off drilling operations offshore Cyprus

Oil major ExxonMobil has started drilling the Glaucus-2 appraisal well located in Block 10 offshore ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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FAR finds no moveable oil in Gambian well

FAR is encouraged by oil shows and potential reservoirs encountered in its well off The Gambia despi...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Maersk Drilling to expand industry digitalisation horizons

Maersk Drilling has launched Horizon56 to support and drive forward the digitalisation of offshore d...

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  • Innovation
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Vantage and ADES taking their relationship to the next level

Vantage Drilling and ADES are taking their relationship to the next level following an agreement und...

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  • Business & Finance
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Two new jobs to keep Island Drilling busy in UK and Mauritania

Island Drilling has secured two new contracts, one with Petrofac in the UK North Sea and another wit...

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  • Project & Tenders
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PGNiG secures Odfjell rig for drilling ops off Norway

PGNiG has awarded a one-well contract to the offshore drilling contractor Odfjell Drilling for drill...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Valaris rig finally en route to drill for Carnarvon

Carnarvon Energy has informed that the Valaris JU-107 jack-up drilling rig is currently en route to ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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