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Posted: 20 days ago

Awilco Drilling terminates rig building deal with Keppel

Offshore driller Awilco Drilling has terminated its offshore rig construction order with Singapore&#...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Long-awaited 'world-class' Ironbark prospect disappoints

After the completion of the drilling operations, one of BP’s more important wells in 2020 – the Iron...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

Borr Drilling picks new CFO

Offshore drilling contractor Borr Drilling has named a new chief financial officer (CFO), with effec...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 25 days ago

BP nears primary target at Ironbark well

BP is only about 460 meters shy of its primary reservoir target at the giant Ironbark prospect locat...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 25 days ago
Posted: 25 days ago

Borr Drilling devises plan to strengthen financial footing

Borr Drilling has come up with a liquidity improvement plan with the support of creditors as part of...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 25 days ago
Posted: 26 days ago

U.S. offshore rig count goes up a notch

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. increased by one unit over this week, according to a weekly ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 26 days ago
Posted: 27 days ago

Norwegian court’s ruling in favour of Arctic drilling sparks outrage

Norwegian Supreme Court has ruled against environmental groups and in favour of the government follo...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 27 days ago
Posted: 27 days ago

Pacific Drilling to emerge from bankruptcy by year-end

Pacific Drilling expects to emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy by year-end following the confirmation...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 27 days ago
Posted: 28 days ago

PetroRio buys semi-submersible rig for one dollar

PetroRio has bought a semi-submersible drilling rig for a symbolic price of $1. The rig will be used...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 28 days ago
Posted: 28 days ago

ConocoPhillips makes ‘significant’ oil discovery off Norway

ConocoPhillips has made a new oil discovery in production license 891 located 14 miles north-northea...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 28 days ago
Posted: 28 days ago

BPC spuds Perseverance well off Bahamas

Bahamas Petroleum Company (BPC) has started drilling its eagerly anticipated Perseverance #1 well of...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 28 days ago
Industry Contribution

Efficient spare part management through mobile 3D printing in remote locations

In remote locations, the fast and reliable provision of spare parts is critical for the smooth syste...

Posted: 2 months ago
Industry Contribution

Technical challenges with collection of subsea minerals for use in EV batteries can be overcome

Front-end engineering design study paves the way for development of new subsea mining riser system, ...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 29 days ago

GMS snaps up two vessel extensions in UAE

Gulf Marine Services (GMS), a provider of self-propelled self-elevating support vessels to the offsh...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 29 days ago
Posted: 29 days ago

Shelf Drilling sells jack-up rig to ADNOC Drilling

Offshore drilling firm Shelf Drilling has agreed to sell a jack-up drilling rig to UAE-based ADNOC D...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 29 days ago
Posted: 29 days ago

U.S. weekly offshore rig count up to 16

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

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 29 days ago
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Posted: about 1 month ago

Vantage jack-up scores new job off E. Guinea

Offshore drilling contractor Vantage Drilling has been awarded a contract for one of its jack-up dri...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Equinor cleared to use Odfjell rig in North Sea

Equinor has received consent from the country’s offshore safety watchdog to use the Deepsea At...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Green light to Neptune for Gjøa expansion start-up

Norwegian authorities have granted consent for the start-up of two new wells on the Neptune Energy-o...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Odfjell rig adds two more Equinor wells to backlog

Offshore drilling contractor Odfjell Drilling has secured more work for its Deepsea Atlantic drillin...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Seadrill makes two senior management changes

Seadrill Limited has appointed Reid Warriner as Chief Operating Officer and Leif Neilson as Chief Te...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Promising results from Maersk Drilling’s first low-emission rig

After being converted to a low-emission rig, Maersk Intrepid has entered operations as the first Mae...

Categories:
  • Transition
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Seadrill left vulnerable due to lack of new agreement with lenders

Forbearance agreements between Seadrill Limited and its creditors related to senior secured credit f...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Serica suffers Rhum delays due to Awilco rig downtime

Serica Energy has encountered difficulties while conducting a well intervention project on the Rhum ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Masirah Oil spuds second well in Oman

Masirah Oil has started drilling a second development well in the Yumna field located offshore Oman,...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Dolphin rig kicks off Pemex gig in Mexico

A semi-sub rig owned by Dolphin Drilling has started working for Pemex in Mexico following the rig p...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Solstad wins supply vessel work in Norway

Norwegian supply vessel owner Solstad Offshore has secured contracts for its platform supply vessels...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago