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Posted: 13 days ago

Extra five-well drilling gig for Maersk rig in North Sea

Maersk Drilling has secured five more wells with Petrogas for one of its rigs, which will carry out ...

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

Rig equipment failure causes delays for North Sea well

UK-based Serica Energy is frustrated after encountering technical issues on its North Eigg explorati...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 14 days ago
Posted: 15 days ago

Two North Sea wildcats come up dry

Two oil and gas operators have completed the drilling of wildcat wells in the North Sea offshore Nor...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 15 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

All systems go for Aker BP to deploy Maersk rig on North Sea field

Aker BP has received consent from Norway’s regulator to use one of Maersk Drilling’s rigs for ...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

New development plan handed over for Indonesian project with first gas slated for 2025

The Duyung PSC partners have submitted an updated plan of development (PoD) for a gas project off In...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 19 days ago

Eni seeks approval for development drilling on gas project off Australia

Eni has submitted an environment plan to Australia’s regulator for development drilling on a g...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 19 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

More work for Odfjell rig with Aker BP

Aker BP has decided to exercise its option for additional wells to be drilled by one of the Odfjell ...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

Valaris rig gearing up for BP campaign in Trinidad

Following a drilling campaign in Mexico, a Valaris-owned jack-up drilling rig has arrived in Trinida...

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

Shell to keep Maersk drillship busy in Mexico after current job is done

Maersk Drilling has secured a contract extension with Shell for a drillship, enabling it to carry ou...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago
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Eni hopes to spud Mexican well in late 2022

Italian oil and gas company Eni plans to drill an exploration well offshore Mexico, using a Valaris-...

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

Two new contracts for Transocean’s ultra-deepwater drillship

Offshore drilling contractor Transocean has secured two new contract awards for one of its ultra-dee...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 21 days ago
Industry Contribution

How Clarksons helps offshore wind developers to understand the local marketplace

Written by David Matthews, Head of Strategy Offshore Renewables Division at Clarksons Platou Renewab...

Posted: 3 months ago
Industry Contribution
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The Next Generation of Offshore Crew Change

New modes of fast, reliable and fuel efficient transport for offshore crew and provisions promise to...

Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 21 days ago

TotalEnergies moves to secure production right for South African block

TotalEnergies and its partners in Block 11B/12B off South Africa have filed an application for a pro...

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

Valaris excited by growth prospects as ARO explores financing options for 20 newbuilds

Valaris has expressed its excitement over growth prospects arising out of a 20-rig newbuild programm...

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

Baker Hughes restructures into two business segments to address energy trilemma

Baker Hughes has unveiled a simplified organisational structure and management team changes to posit...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: 21 days ago
Industry Contribution

voestalpine Grobblech’s next generation Carbon Manganese steel “F 550 TMCP toughcore®” to replace expensive Ni steel for LCO2 cargo

Safe and efficient LCO2 shipping – voestalpine Grobblech and HB Hunte Engineering offer the solution...

Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 22 days ago

First new gas production from Black Sea field slated for end of October

Trillion Energy is now days away from kicking off its 2022 – 2023 drilling campaign on a natural gas...

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

North Sea well for Deepsea Yantai rig

Oil and gas company DNO Norge has awarded a drilling contract to a semi-submersible rig for a one we...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

Island Drilling lines up new gig in Africa

Island Drilling Company has signed a contract with Trident Energy to provide a drilling unit and ass...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 22 days ago
Industry Contribution

Decom market re-shuffled by Ukraine war: postponement and delay

What effect will the situation have on the energy market according to 4 AYOP-members The war in Ukra...

Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 23 days ago

Dolphin Drilling raises $45 million for rig mobilisation & reactivation

Dolphin Drilling has undertaken an equity issue to take advantage of increased day rates in the offs...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 23 days ago
Posted: 23 days ago

Regulator lays charges against Transocean over rig incident

Canadian offshore regulator has laid charges against Transocean related to an incident on one of the...

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  • Safety
Posted: 23 days ago
Posted: 26 days ago

Two Norwegian Sea wells on Equinor’s drilling agenda for November

Equinor has secured a drilling permit from the country’s authorities for two wells located in the No...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 26 days ago
Posted: 27 days ago

Valaris to bag nearly $150 million from new contract awards

Offshore drilling contractor Valaris has revealed new contracts and contract extension awards, with ...

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

Noble-Maersk merger gets clearance from UK regulator

UK’s competition regulator has now completed its review of the business combination between No...

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

New rig deals in Australia and Gulf of Mexico

Diamond Offshore Drilling has announced new contracts for one of its own semi-submersible rigs and f...

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

Seadrill to sell seven jack-up rigs for $628 million

Seadrill has entered into a binding share purchase agreement with ADES to sell the legal entities th...

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

UAE oil & gas giant hands out five ‘largest-of-its-kind’ drilling deals

UAE’s ADNOC has awarded framework deals described as “largest-of-its-kind” totalling $1.83 bln for d...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 28 days ago