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Posted: 13 days ago

Guyana partners make light oil & gas condensate discovery

CGX Energy and Frontera Energy have made a light oil and condensate discovery in their exploration w...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 13 days ago
Posted: 13 days ago

Lamprell to deliver upgrades for three jack-up rigs

Lamprell is in the frame for upgrade work on three jack-up drilling rigs ahead of their move to the ...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 13 days ago
Posted: 13 days ago

Karoon adds to Maersk rig’s backlog in Brazil

Karoon has decided to exercise its option for two additional wells in Brazil to be drilled by one of...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 13 days ago
  • long read
Posted: 14 days ago

New gas discovery for Energean off Israel

Energean has made a commercial gas discovery in Block 12 offshore Israel, bolstering its beliefs in ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 14 days ago
Posted: 14 days ago

Keppel O&M secures deals for two jack-up rigs with ADES

Keppel O&M has won a deal worth around $97 million with Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund-af...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 14 days ago
Posted: 14 days ago

UK regulator mulling over rig sale proposal as solution for Maersk-Noble merger

The UK’s competition regulator might accept a remedy proposal, submitted in response to its concerns...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 14 days ago
Posted: 14 days ago

Petronas hires Japan’s rig owner for drilling gig offshore Sarawak

Japan Drilling Co. (JDC) has been awarded a new deal for one of its jack-up rigs by Petronas Carigal...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 14 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

Inpex launches drilling operations off Japan

Japan’s oil and gas player Inpex has started exploratory drilling operations offshore Shimane and Ya...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

Equinor hands out over $2 bln worth of contracts

Equinor is extending its contracts with Baker Hughes, Halliburton, and Schlumberger for integrated d...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Thialf vessel set to embark on removal campaign in Ireland

PSE Kinsale Energy is preparing to kick off its platform removal campaign for the Kinsale Head gas f...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 19 days ago

Empyrean setting the stage to drill another well off China

Empyrean has revealed its intention to proceed with the second phase of exploration off China by dri...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 19 days ago
Industry Contribution

Electrifying the offshore market

The world is changing. We’re rapidly moving away from fossil fuels as our main source of energy. The...

Posted: 4 months ago
Industry Contribution
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Climate goals: wait for a stricter agreement or take responsibility?

Every time there is research done on CO2 pollution by a prominent university or leading indepen...

Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 19 days ago

UK operator to own no rigs after selling its other stacked semi-sub

UK-based Awilco Drilling has decided to sell a semi-submersible rig to its compatriot decommissionin...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 19 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

Santos’ Pavo well proves to be ‘stellar exploration success’

Santos-operated Pavo-1 well located off Australia has proved the existence of a substantial volume o...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Another Maersk rig to get low-emission upgrade ahead of new gig

Maersk Drilling has secured a contract with Aker BP, who will employ an ultra-harsh environment jack...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 21 days ago
Industry Contribution
Partner

Damen FCS 5009 m/v Leonardo gets an upgrade that defies the roll of the sea

In a continuous effort to integrate revolutionizing products and ideas into the offshore crew and ca...

Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 24 days ago

Dutch operator takes on Maersk rig for North Sea well

Offshore drilling contractor Maersk Drilling has been awarded a one-well extension for one of its ja...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 24 days ago
Posted: 25 days ago

Hat-trick award to bring $404 million to Seadrill

Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill has secured contracts totalling $404 million for three jack-up...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 25 days ago
Posted: 25 days ago

Valaris sells two stacked rigs to ADES

Offshore rig owner Valaris has sold two jack-up rigs to a subsidiary of the UAE-based operator ADES ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 25 days ago
Industry Contribution

DUPI – tackling the challenges of insuring offshore energy

Maritime insurance undoubtedly plays a critical role in the offshore energy industry. And because th...

Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 25 days ago

Hamlet proves to be an oil and gas discovery

Oil and gas company Neptune Energy has confirmed an oil and gas discovery at its Hamlet exploration ...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 25 days ago
Posted: 26 days ago

Three-year extension for Saudi jack-up

UAE-based Shelf Drilling has secured a three-year contract extension for a jack-up rig operating off...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 26 days ago
Posted: 26 days ago

No oil pay for Empyrean in Chinese well

Empyrean Energy is disappointed after finding no hydrocarbons in the Jade prospect well, located in ...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 26 days ago
  • long read
Posted: 26 days ago

SembMarine and Keppel O&M seal the deal

Singapore’s Keppel Corporation and Sembcorp Marine have signed definitive agreements for the propose...

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

ConocoPhillips cleared to spin the drill bit at Norwegian Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted ConocoPhillips a drilling permit for a wildcat well ...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 26 days ago
Posted: 27 days ago
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Subsea installation campaign delay on Senegal's oil project

Woodside has completed more than half of the work related to its Sangomar project in Senegal, but a ...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 27 days ago
Posted: 27 days ago

New jobs for Transocean rigs with one rig coming back from idle mode

Offshore drilling contractor Transocean has been awarded a new contract and extensions for its rigs,...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 27 days ago
Posted: 27 days ago

Seadrill rigs secure more Gulf of Mexico work

Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill has secured new contract awards for two of its rigs with a tot...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 27 days ago