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Posted: about 1 month ago

Valaris rig booked for three-year job in Qatar

Offshore drilling contractor Valaris has been awarded a three-year contract with North Oil Company o...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Vår Energi makes ‘significant’ discovery in Balder area

Oil and gas company Vår Energi has made a ‘significant’ discovery of oil and gas in the King and Pri...

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

U.S. offshore rig count flat for two straight weeks

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. remained unchanged for two weeks in a row, according to a we...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Siem Offshore vessel to support Kinsale P&A campaign

Offshore vessel owner Siem Offshore has been awarded a three-month firm contract for an AHTS with PS...

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

Vaalco takes Borr rig for Etame drilling campaign

Houston-based oil and gas company Vaalco Energy has hired one of Borr Drilling’s jack-up rigs for it...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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MOL gearing up for North Sea appraisal well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted MOL Norge a drilling permit for an appraisal well in...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Transocean adds $116 million to backlog with fresh deals in Norway

Offshore drilling contractor Transocean has been awarded two contracts for its rigs for operations i...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Three-year deal for JDC rig working on Qatar’s largest offshore oil field

Offshore rig operator Japan Drilling Co. (JDC) has been awarded a drilling contract for a jack-up ri...

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

High hopes for Gambian well as FAR executes rig contract

FAR Limited has contracted a Stena Drilling-owned rig to drill the Bambo-1 exploration well, located...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Hurricane hires Stena rig for Lincoln P&A, restarts Lancaster well

Hurricane Energy has hired a Stena Drilling-owned rig for plug and abandonment of the Lincoln-14 we...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Chevron books Shelf Drilling rig for Angola ops

Offshore drilling contractor Shelf Drilling has secured a contract for one of its jack-up rigs to wo...

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

Efficient spare part management through mobile 3D printing in remote locations

In remote locations, the fast and reliable provision of spare parts is critical for the smooth syste...

Posted: 9 months ago
Industry Contribution

Technical challenges with collection of subsea minerals for use in EV batteries can be overcome

Front-end engineering design study paves the way for development of new subsea mining riser system, ...

Posted: 9 months ago
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Oil firms get consents to use Odfjell Drilling rig duo off Norway

Norway’s safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has given Equinor and Wintersh...

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

Borr Drilling and Pemex making changes to rig JVs

Borr Drilling has made changes to its JVs in Mexico, exiting the integrated services JVs and becomi...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Aker BP extends TWMA gig in Norway

TWMA has been awarded a three-year contract extension to supply integrated waste management services...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Safety order for KCA Deutag after serious injury on Askeladden rig

The Norwegian offshore safety body Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) has issued an order to KCA Deuta...

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  • Safety
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Saipem rig to replace West Mira following x-mas tree incident on Nova field

Wintershall Dea will be using a Saipem-owned rig to complete its Nova field drilling campaign follow...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Equinor makes minor oil discovery in North Sea

Norwegian oil and gas company Equinor has made a minor oil discovery near the Visund field in the No...

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

U.S. offshore rig count remains flat

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. remained unchanged over this week, according to a weekly rig...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Serica preparing to bring third Rhum well online

Serica Energy has completed a flow test on the Rhum R3 well in the UK North Sea with plans to start ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Disappointing results for Equinor in North Sea well duo

Norway’s oil and gas company Equinor has drilled dry wells near the Fram field in the North Se...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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ExxonMobil cheers fresh discovery off Guyana

Oil major ExxonMobil has made a discovery at Longtail-3 in the Stabroek Block offshore Guyana, using...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Advent Energy looking for drilling rig for Baleen-1 well

Australian oil and gas company Advent Energy has issued a call for tender for the delivery of offsho...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Valaris drillship lands three-year job with Chevron

Valaris has been awarded a contract with Chevron in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. This is the rig owner&#...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
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TotalEnergies mulls early production system to speed up South Africa project

JV partners on Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa, operated by TotalEnergies, are assessing the fea...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Stena Drilling takes stake in digital offshore lifting tech firm

Stena Drilling has made a move to acquire a 30 per cent stake in Intebloc, a specialist digital lift...

Categories:
  • Technology
Posted: about 1 month ago