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Posted: 29 days ago

Disappointing results for Chrysaor in North Sea well

Chrysaor has concluded the drilling of the Jerv exploration well located in the North Sea off Norway...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 29 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Odfjell to drill one more well for Equinor

Norwegian oil major Equinor has awarded more work to a semi-submersible rig owned by offshore rig ow...

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

Offshore vessel owner buys 1 per cent of Noble Corp.

Cyprus-based offshore vessel operator S.D Standard Drilling has secured a 1 per cent ownership in of...

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

OMV cleared to use Maersk rig for North Sea well

Norway’s regulator Petroleum Safety Authority has granted OMV consent to drill an exploration ...

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

Beach Energy in another exploration success with fresh gas discovery

Australian Beach Energy has made a gas discovery at the Artisan 1 well located in licence VIC/P43 of...

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

Petronas hires two Velesto rigs in $21 million deal

Offshore drilling contractor Velesto Drilling has won a drilling services contract worth nearly $21 ...

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

Aker BP to use another one-year option for Odfjell rig

Aker BP has exercised the second 12-month option for the Deepsea Nordkapp rig under a contract enter...

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

U.S. offshore rig count stuck at 13 units

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. remained steady last week but dropped six units year over ye...

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

Court allows Vantage to manage four Seadrill Partners’ floaters

A bankruptcy court has approved an agreement between Seadrill Partners and Vantage Drilling under wh...

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

Valaris gets safety order over incident with BOP ram door

Norwegian offshore safety authority has found serious breaches of regulations on a Valaris rig follo...

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

Equinor to use Transocean rig for Oseberg well ops

Norwegian oil major Equinor has received consent from the offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety...

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

Kinsale decommissioning preparations in full swing

PSE Kinsale Energy is preparing for the decommissioning campaign of its Kinsale area gas field locat...

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

Vantage Drilling cuts quarterly loss but sees red ink in 2020

Vantage Drilling managed to cut its losses in the last quarter of 2020 when compared to the same per...

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

New job to Zentech from BW Energy

Houston-based Zentech has been awarded a contract by BW Energy related to a conversion of a jack-up ...

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

Only minor oil shows for Tullow in Suriname well

Oil and gas company Tullow Oil has encountered good quality reservoir but only minor oil shows at it...

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

Serica Energy spuds Columbus well off UK

Oil and gas company Serica Energy has started drilling the Columbus well located in the North Sea us...

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

Odfjell rig lands more work with Equinor

Offshore rig owner Odfjell Drilling has been awarded more work for one of its semi-sibmersible rigs ...

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

Chrysaor finds hydrocarbons in North Sea well, but final results still not in

Chrysaor has encountered hydrocarbons in the Jerv exploration well located in the North Sea offshore...

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

Seadrill handed safety order over rig incident

Norway’s safety watchdog has completed its investigation of an incident on the Seadrill-operat...

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

Wintershall Dea gets permit for appraisal well west of Maria

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Wintershall Dea Norge a drilling permit for an...

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

Seadrill laying off 162 Gulf of Mexico workers

Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill is laying off 162 offshore workers in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico ...

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

Swift Drilling hired for long-term P&A job in North Sea

Swift Drilling has been awarded a long-term contract by Wintershall Noordzee to perform a plug and a...

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

Eni gears up to drill Montenegro well as rig arrives

Italy’s oil and gas company Eni and Russia’s Novatek will start drilling an exploration well in wate...

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

U.S. weekly offshore rig count down two weeks in a row

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. has dropped for the second week in a row and is now stands a...

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

Three Noble rigs coming back from warm-stack for new gigs

Noble Corporation has won several new contracts for its fleet of drilling rigs, which will see three...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago