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Posted: 26 days ago

Mubadala boosts output capacity at Manora field

Mubadala Petroleum has increased the production capacity on the Manora oil field in the Gulf of Thai...

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

Equinor hits minor oil discovery near Vigdis field

Equinor has made a minor oil discovery near the Vigdis field in the North Sea offshore Norway. ...

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

ExxonMobil preparing for P&A campaign off Australia

ExxonMobil’s environment plan for the plug and abandonment of Seahorse/Tarwhine wells offshore...

Categories:
  • Environment
Posted: 27 days ago
Posted: 27 days ago

U.S. offshore rig count steady at 12 units

The U.S. weekly offshore rig count remained unchanged at 12 units, according to a Friday report by B...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 27 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Contract cancellation, extensions, and warm-stack mode for Noble rigs

Noble Corporation has received several new contract extensions for its drilling rigs and cancellatio...

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

Neptune Energy gears up for Dugong sidetrack

Neptune Energy has decided to drill a sidetrack well to further evaluate the size of its Dugong disc...

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

Watch Odfjell Drilling rig mobilize to South Africa

The Odfjell Drilling-owned drilling rig Deepsea Stavanger has recently been mobilized from Norway to...

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

Aker BP cleared to use Maersk rig for Hod pilot hole

Aker BP has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority to use the Maersk Invincible rig fo...

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

Watch complex subsea operation of installing Dvalin Xmas trees

Wintershall Dea last December installed three Xmas trees on its Dvalin gas development, which has no...

Categories:
  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

ABS remote survey certifies steel for Lamprell rigs

The American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has conducted a remote survey for steel certification at a ste...

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  • Certification & Classification
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Equinor finds gas and condensate in North Sea well

Equinor has discovered gas and condensate in an exploration well 30/2-5 S Atlantis, which is located...

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

Icon Offshore in talks with Perisai to buy jack-up rig

Malaysian offshore support vessel provider Icon Offshore has confirmed it is in the process of negot...

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

Equinor picks Odfjell rig for another phase of Sverdrup drilling

Equinor has signed a letter of intent with Odfjell Drilling for the Deepsea Atlantic rig to drill 12...

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

Greenpeace fined $100,000 over BP oil rig protest

A court in Scotland has slapped Greenpeace with an £80,000 ($100,000) fine for attempting to stop Br...

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

Spirit hits dust in Barents Sea well

Spirit Energy has drilled a dry well near the Johan Castberg field in the Barents Sea offshore Norwa...

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

Neptune Energy strikes pay at Dugong well

Oil and gas exploration firm Neptune Energy has hit hydrocarbons at the Dugong well in the Norwegian...

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

COSL Drilling eyes new North Sea contract for semi-sub rig

COSL Drilling Europe has signed a letter of intent for the use of COSLInnovator rig on the Norwegian...

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

Eni to pay $185 million to Transocean after settling drillship dispute

Transocean and Italian oil company Eni have reached an agreement in a dispute related to a contract ...

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

Borr Drilling wins back compliance with NYSE listing standard

Offshore drilling contractor Borr Drilling has regained compliance with the New York Stock Exchange ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Transocean hired to drill on Shenandoah project in Gulf of Mexico

Transocean has been awarded a contract for drilling and completion services on the LLOG-operated She...

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

U.S. offshore rig count climbs to 12 units

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

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

Offshore watchdog clears drilling ops for Equinor and ConocoPhillips

The Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), Norway’s offshore safety regulator, has approved two offshore ...

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

Odfjell rig heads to South Africa for Total drilling campaign

Odfjell Drilling’s semi-submersible drilling rig Deepsea Stavanger has mobilized from Norway t...

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

Worldwide offshore rig count in June down 65 units year over year

The worldwide offshore rig count in June 2020 dropped by 65 rigs year-over-year and 2 rigs sequentia...

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

Wellesley ready to use Dolphin rig for Norwegian well

Wellesley Petroleum has received consent from the Norwegian offshore safety authority for exploratio...

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

Eversendai to buy liftboat operator Vahana

Eversendai has decided to acquire a 100 per cent equity interest in service provider Vahana Offshore...

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