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Posted: about 1 year ago

Pacific Drilling's NYSE listing at risk

Pacific Drilling has received notice from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) stating that the compan...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
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OMV halts New Zealand ops

OMV has decided to postpone its drilling plans offshore New Zealand and Greenpeace is claiming a win...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Oil price war and coronavirus bite into Noble’s rig contracts

The oil price war and the coronavirus pandemic are already taking their toll on the oil and gas serv...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

U.S. offshore rig count unchanged

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. has not changed for two weeks in a row now and is stuck at 1...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Offshore drillers will be living on the edge

The Covid-19 epidemic and the ongoing oil price war have ravaged global energy markets during the la...

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

Prosafe in talks with operators

Prosafe, a provider of semi-submersible accommodation rigs, is in talks with operators related to po...

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

Seadrill gets listing warning

Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill Limited has been given a continued listing standard notice fro...

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

Equinor finds oil in first operated Gulf of Mexico well since 2015

Norwegian oil major Equinor has encountered oil in the Monument exploration well in the U.S. Gulf of...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Aker BP makes minor gas discovery near Skarv field

Aker BP has made a minor gas discovery southwest of the Skarv field in the Norwegian Sea.  ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Shelf Drilling gets third termination in less than a month

Shelf Drilling has entered into a mutual agreement with a customer to shorten the contract for anoth...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
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U.S. weekly offshore rig count flat at 18

The number of active offshore rigs in the U.S. remained unchanged over the last week, according to a...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Worldwide offshore rig count in March drops by 4 rigs Y-o-Y

The worldwide offshore rig count in March 2020 has dropped four rigs sequentially and year-over-year...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Apache in second oil discovery off Suriname

Oil and gas company Apache Corporation has made a ‘significant oil discovery’ at the Sap...

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

Rig utilisation in Southeast Asia set for decline, Rystad’s analysis shows

Southeast Asia’s rig market, which was poised for growth in 2020, is now set for a decline. Several ...

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  • Market outlooks
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ABS to class new jack-up drilling units for Silver Eagle

ABS, a global classification provider, will provide classification for a series of self-elevating dr...

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  • Regulation & policy
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Valaris gets two rig contract terminations in Angola

Valaris has received contract terminations for two rigs operating offshore Angola, one from Total an...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Vaalco wraps up drilling campaign off Gabon

Vaalco has completed its 2019/2020 drilling campaign in the Etame Marin permit offshore Gabon, which...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Wellesley takes Dolphin rig for drilling off Norway

Dolphin Drilling has secured a one well plus one optional well contract with Wellesley Petroleum for...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago