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Posted: 27 days ago

Re-evaluation and new discovery push Türkiye’s Black Sea natural gas reserves up

Türkiye’s natural gas reserves in the Black Sea have been increased, following a new gas discovery a...

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

Following upgrades, two jack-up rigs kick off their new drilling gigs

Arabian Drilling has completed the upgrades on its new offshore rigs, which have now embarked on the...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 27 days ago
Posted: 28 days ago

Two jack-up rigs win long-term drilling assignments

Borr Drilling has secured long-term deals for two jack-up rigs with undisclosed oil and gas companie...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 28 days ago
Posted: 28 days ago

Update: Search suspended for four missing in chopper incident in Gulf of Mexico

The search for four people aboard a downed helicopter, which went down in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, h...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: 28 days ago
  • long read
Posted: 28 days ago

Four missing after chopper goes down in Gulf of Mexico while departing from oil rig

The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) has launched a search and rescue (SAR) mission for four people aboard a ...

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  • Safety
Posted: 28 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Seadrill enters $958 million deal to acquire Aquadrill

Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill has entered into an agreement to acquire Aquadrill, formerly k...

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

Shelf Drilling to keep jack-up rigs busy in Q2 2023

UAE-based Shelf Drilling has secured three-year contracts for two of its jack-up rigs for work offsh...

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

Rig workers evacuated following issue on Noble jack-up

Noble Corporation has evacuated all rig personnel after an issue was found on one of the legs of a N...

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

Offshore drilling contractor taps Scana company for deep-water riser system

Scana-owned PSW Technology has signed an agreement with offshore drilling contractor Northern Ocean ...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: about 1 month ago
  • long read
Posted: about 1 month ago

Valaris’ new rig deals bring total backlog of $275 million

Valaris has been awarded new contracts for a drillship and three jack-up rigs and contract extension...

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

Dutch firm gets work on Perenco’s rig conversion project off Congo

Wagenborg Foxdrill has secured a contract for offshore derrick removal in Congo with a turnkey contr...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution

Haptic control development for mechatronic devices

The current generation of maritime remote-control systems has countless features to ensure ship safe...

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  • Equipment
Posted: 4 months ago
Industry Contribution

The Pioneers of Offshore Engineering

GustoMSC, part of NOV’s Marine and Construction business, is recognized for providing advanced desig...

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Drillship secures more work in U.S. Gulf of Mexico with BP

Aquadrill has extended the charter hire agreement with a subsidiary of Diamond Offshore Drilling for...

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

Equinor all set to drill North Sea wildcat

Equinor has secured a drilling permit from the country’s authorities for an exploration well in the ...

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

Murder on rig: Criminal inquiry into death of British worker off Qatar ongoing

Qatari authorities have launched a probe into the murder of one of the workers and the attack on ano...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: about 1 month 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: 7 months ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

BP hires Noble rig for North Sea work

Noble Corporation has secured a long-term contract for one of its jack-up rigs with BP for operation...

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

TotalEnergies picks semi-submersible rig for multi-country drilling programme

Northern Ocean has secured a contract for one of its semi-submersible drilling rigs for multi-countr...

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

More work lined up for semi-sub rig in Norway

Oil and gas company Neptune Energy has extended a contract for the use of a semi-submersible drillin...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month 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: 8 months ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Rig moves to fourth well in Black Sea drilling campaign

Trillion Energy has spudded the fourth well in its 2022 – 2023 drilling campaign on a natural gas fi...

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

Odfjell asked to address nonconformities on semi-submersible rig

Norwegian offshore safety regulator has carried out an audit of Odfjell Drilling and its risk manage...

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

Chinese shipyard bags orders for two offshore platforms

China Merchants Jingling Weihai has received orders for two additional self-propelled, self-elevatin...

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

Offshore oil worker medevacked from Transocean rig

U.S. Coast Guard has performed an emergency evacuation of a male worker from an oil rig located 189 ...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Semi-submersible rig kicks off its drilling gig with Shell in Namibia

Northern Ocean’s Deepsea Bollsta semi-submersible drilling rig has arrived in Namibia where it start...

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

Wheels in motion to pick rig for drilling in Mediterranean waters

TotalEnergies and Eni have embarked on a rig selection process for exploration activities in a block...

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

Guyana partners wrap up deal to fund upcoming exploration well

Partners in the Corentyne block offshore Guyana have completed the previously announced agreement fo...

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

Transocean drillships rake in $1.04 bln thanks to new gigs

Transocean has won new long-term contracts for two of its ultra-deepwater drillships, adding around ...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago