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Posted: about 1 month ago

Noble Corp. secures more rig work but day rates suffer

Offshore drilling contractor Noble Corp. has won more work for some of its drilling rigs but has als...

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  • Business & Finance
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Equinor hires Noble rig for Valemon campaign

Noble Corporation has been awarded a contract by Equinor for drilling three wells at the Valemon fie...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Neptune Energy starts drilling Bue well off Norway

Oil and gas company Neptune Energy has started drilling the Bue well on the offshore Fenja field in ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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ExxonMobil boasts new oil discovery offshore Guyana

Oil major ExxonMobil has made its 18th discovery offshore Guyana at the Redtail-1 exploration well. ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Barrier deficiencies force Equinor to drill fresh Martin Linge wells

Equinor has decided to drill new wells on its operated Martin Linge field, located offshore Norway, ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Worldwide offshore rig count in August down 74 units year over year

The worldwide offshore rig count in August 2020 dropped by 74 rigs year-over-year but is up 3 rigs s...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Borr Drilling hit with fresh NYSE listing warning

Offshore drilling contractor Borr Drilling has received its second continued listing standard warnin...

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  • Business & Finance
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Shell keeps Prosafe rig but defers Shearwater job for 2021

Prosafe and oil major Shell have agreed to defer and amend the contract for the Safe Zephyrus to pro...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Dolphin Drilling clinches new rig deal in Mexico worth $83 million

Offshore drilling contractor Dolphin Drilling has been awarded an $83 million worth contract with Me...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Stena Drilling finds new gigs for two rigs

Stena Drilling has won two contracts, one for a semi-submersible rig and the other for a drillship i...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Neptune Energy to keep Deepsea Yantai rig until late 2021

Oil and gas company Neptune Energy has extended the contract for the Deepsea Yantai semi-submersible...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Maersk Drilling gets long-term extension for jack-up with Shell in Brunei

Offshore drilling company Maersk Drilling has secured a 20-month extension for the Maersk Convincer ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
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U.S. offshore rig count stays at 13 for another week

The U.S. offshore rig count has not changed for the second week in a row, according to a Friday repo...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Borr Drilling sees early signs of recovery despite 2Q loss

Borr Drilling booked a loss in the second quarter of the year as its revenues dropped, but the drill...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Gulf of Mexico operators returning to assets evacuated due to Hurricane Laura

Oil and gas operators in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico are slowly returning to their offshore facilities f...

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  • Safety
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Total spuds highly anticipated South African well

French oil major Total has started drilling the Luiperd-1X well, the second exploration well on Bloc...

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  • Exploration & Production
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IOG to award North Sea rig contract in coming weeks

Independent Oil and Gas (IOG) expects to award a contract for a drilling rig for its Core Project lo...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Odfjell Drilling acquiring stake in Norwegian floating wind developer

Odfjell Drilling is investing in Oceanwind AS with an aim to acquire a stake that would ensure a con...

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  • Business & Finance
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NYSE to delist Valaris stock following Chapter 11 filing

Valaris has received a notice of immediate suspension of trading and delisting of common stock from ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Melbana sees increase in Beehive prospect reserves

Melbana Energy has reported a modest increase in the best estimate prospective resource of the Beehi...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Gulf of Mexico operators evacuating workers due to storm Marco. Awaiting storm Laura

Oil and gas operators in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico have evacuated over 40 per cent of production platf...

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  • Safety
Posted: about 1 month ago
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U.S. offshore rig count steady at 13 units

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. stayed unchanged over the course of last week, according to ...

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  • Business developments & projects
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Posted: 1 months ago

Equinor, ConocoPhillips cleared to drill wells off Norway

Oil and gas firms Equinor and ConocoPhillips have been cleared to drill wells by Norway’s Petroleum ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 1 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Turkey makes significant gas discovery in Black Sea

Turkey has found significant gas resources in the Black Sea, a discovery which could help the countr...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Maersk Drilling picks up another extension from Aker BP

Danish offshore drilling company Maersk Drilling has won another one-well contract from Aker BP for ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Valaris declares Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Valaris, offshore drilling contractor with the world’s largest fleet, has filed for bankruptcy...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago