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Posted: 8 months ago

Gears in motion for Aker BP to spud North Sea prospects with Odfjell rig

Aker BP has received consent from Norway’s offshore safety regulator for exploration drilling in the...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Island Drilling secures more work for its rig’s upcoming gig in Africa

Island Drilling has received a third contract extension for its rig from Trident Energy related to w...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Borr jack-up rig kicks off its new five-year drilling assignment

Borr Drilling has confirmed that one of its jack-up rigs, which recently left a shipyard in the UAE,...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

International offshore rig count continues its upward trend

Baker Hughes’ international rig count report shows a further increase in the number of offshore rigs...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Noble drillship gets new job in Gulf of Mexico

Offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation has secured a new contract for one of its seventh-gen...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 8 months ago
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Another rig deal for COSL as exploration activity heats up off Norway

Vår Energi has picked a sixth-generation semi-submersible rig from COSL Offshore Management for dril...

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  • Project & Tenders
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New offshore drilling gigs for two COSL rigs bringing $369 million

Equinor has hired two semi-submersible rigs from COSL Offshore Management for drilling operations on...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 8 months ago
  • long read
Posted: 8 months ago

Despite higher day rates, new rig orders not on the cards soon, says Westwood

While Westwood believes that a newbuilding cycle will not happen anytime soon, any new rig orders ar...

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  • Market Outlooks
Posted: 8 months ago
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New 21-month gig for Transocean’s deepwater drillship off India

Offshore drilling contractor Transocean has secured a long-term deal for one of its ultra-deepwater ...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

More work in West Africa for two Borr Drilling jack-up rigs

Borr Drilling has secured a letter of award (LOA) for two premium jack-up rigs with an undisclosed c...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

Equinor getting ready to spud two North Sea wells with Shelf Drilling and Transocean rigs

Equinor has received consent from the country’s offshore safety regulator to use rigs owned by Shelf...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 8 months ago
Industry Contribution
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Bachmann: generating software standards throughout the shipbuilding industry

There is a paradox facing today’s shipbuilding industry. While modularity is increasing in the struc...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Industry Contribution

Integrating DVLs on USVs for robust navigation capabilities

There is no “one size fits all” solution when it comes to sensors on Uncrewed Surface Vehicles (USVs...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: 8 months ago

Neptune all set to kick off North Sea drilling ops with Odfjell Drilling-managed rig

Neptune Energy has secured a drilling permit from the Norwegian authorities for an exploration well ...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 8 months ago
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Seatrium delivers second of three newbuild jack-up rigs to ADNOC Drilling

Singapore-headquartered Seatrium has handed over the second of three newbuild jack-up rigs to the UA...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 8 months ago
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Neptune embarks on drilling ops with ADES rig

Neptune Energy has kicked off drilling activities at an exploration well in the North West El Amal c...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 8 months ago
Industry Contribution

Counting down to Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference 2021

In less than two weeks, Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference 2021 will open its doors! The in...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: 8 months ago

WATCH: Borr rig departs shipyard after reactivation to embark on five-year drilling gig

Abu Dhabi-headquartered Ocean Oilfield Integrated Solutions has wrapped up the reactivation and upgr...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Diamond Offshore rig starts drilling work off Australia

A semi-submersible rig, which is owned by Diamond Offshore Drilling, has kicked off the first drilli...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

US offshore rig count slips down another notch

Baker Hughes’ weekly rig count report shows that the number of offshore rigs in the United States we...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 9 months ago
Industry Contribution

Severstal keeps focus on Offshore Projects

Author of the Article: Konstantin BarabashHead of the Technical Sales Department for Export markets,...

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  • Business Developments & Projects
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: 9 months ago

North Sea yields more oil & gas, as Equinor makes new discovery

Equinor has made a new oil and gas discovery near the Fram field in the North Sea off Norway, using...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 9 months ago
  • long read
Posted: 9 months ago
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Seadrill, Dolphin and Borr upbeat about offshore drilling market amid strong rig demand

Seadrill, Dolphin, and Borr are encouraged by signs of a rig market upcycle amid strong tendering an...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 9 months ago
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New 32-well decommissioning gig for Archer in North Sea

Archer has been awarded a multi-million-dollar decom contract by Repsol Sinopec to execute P&A w...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

All systems go for Equinor to kick off drilling ops with Odfjell rig

Equinor has received consent from Norway’s regulator to use one of Odfjell Drilling’s rigs for drill...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Jadestone picks Velesto rig for infill drilling campaign off Malaysia

Jadestone Energy has awarded a contract with an estimated combined contract value of $6.1 million to...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Valaris rig heading towards its next drilling job in North Sea

Valaris has confirmed that one of its jack-up rigs is en route to its upcoming drilling assignment i...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 9 months ago
  • long read
Posted: 9 months ago

Diamond Offshore taking steps to unlock energy in more sustainable manner

Diamond Offshore has made progress on its sustainability quest to curb its GHG emissions while worki...

Categories:
  • Transition
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Two rigs working side by side for TotalEnergies off Namibia

TotalEnergies is going full steam ahead with its multi-well appraisal and exploration drilling progr...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 9 months ago

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