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Posted: about 1 year ago

New rig inspection deal for ADC Energy with Petronas

ADC Energy has secured a long-term contract for the provision of rig integrity and inspection servic...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Dolphin Drilling confirms rig contract in Nigeria

Dolphin Drilling has confirmed the award of a 12-month contract for Blackford Dolphin by General Hyd...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Lamprell cheers key milestone on second jack-up for Saudi yard

Lamprell and International Maritime Industries (IMI) have announced the completion of the load-out a...

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  • Project & Tenders
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New batch of contracts for Valaris rigs

Valaris has secured new contract extensions for a drillship and four jack-up rigs with a contract ba...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Rig kicks off drilling ops offshore South Africa

Eco (Atlantic) Oil & Gas has started drilling an exploration well on Block 2B offshore South Afr...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Scaffolder dies after falling from rig at Texas yard

A worker has died after falling off a rig at a Kiewit Offshore Services’ yard near Corpus Chri...

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  • Safety
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Equinor getting ready to spud North Sea well in December

Equinor has secured a drilling permit from the country’s authorities for an appraisal well in the No...

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  • Authorities & Government
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'A defining moment in the history of offshore drilling'

The business combination between Noble Corporation and Maersk Drilling has been completed, creating ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Shell takes Maersk rig for Brazil

Maersk Drilling has secured a contract from Shell for the provisioning of a semi-submersible rig in ...

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  • Project & Tenders
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More work with Equinor added to Odfjell rig’s backlog

Equinor has decided to exercise its option to add another well to the backlog of an Odfjell Drilling...

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  • Project & Tenders
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IMI champions $1.2 billion Global Maritime Fund

International Maritime Industries (IMI), the largest shipyard in the MENA region, has launched Globa...

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  • Business & Finance
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Seadrill drillship gearing up for new job in Brazil

One of Seadrill’s drillships has arrived offshore in Brazil to complete testing operations ahe...

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  • Vessels
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12 Gulf of Mexico platforms evacuated in response to hurricane

In response to Hurricane Ian, oil and gas operators in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico have evacuated 12 off...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Saipem to bag nearly $1 bln from two new deals in Ivory Coast

Saipem has been awarded two new contracts in Ivory Coast worth approximately 1 billion euros (around...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Maersk rig days away from starting drilling ops off Brazil

Karoon Energy has decided to postpone intervention activities on the fourth well at a field, located...

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  • Exploration & Production
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FSO and field reconfiguration ops off Gabon near completion

Vaalco is expecting a boost to its reserves and production after the fourth well in its drilling pro...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Former Seadrill exec takes over CCO role at Valaris

Offshore drilling contractor Valaris has welcomed a new Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) to its execut...

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  • Human Capital
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Third time's the charm?

Norwegian energy giant Equinor has encountered difficulties during its drilling operations offshore ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Two new rigs to join ‘one of the largest operating jack-up fleets in the world’

ADNOC Drilling has inked a deal to purchase two additional premium jack-up rigs and hinted at furthe...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Two Borr jack-up rigs heading to Middle East to start maiden deals

Following contract preparations in Singapore, two jack-up rigs from Borr Drilling are en route to Sa...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Maersk drillship to continue working in Malaysia

Maersk Drilling has secured a contract extension with Sarawak Shell Berhad and Sabah Shell Petroleum...

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  • Business & Finance
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Equinor all set for drilling in Norwegian Sea

Equinor has received consent from Norway’s regulator for exploration drilling in the Norwegian Sea, ...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Oil & gas player sanctions North Sea project and hires Maersk rig for drilling ops

Ineos and its partners have made a final investment decision (FID) on the development of an oil and ...

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  • Project & Tenders
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OMV confirms gas and condensate in North Sea well

OMV has confirmed a gas-condensate discovery at its Oswig exploration well located in the North Sea ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Transocean rig lands a deal to drill 17 wells

Two oil and gas companies, OMV and Wintershall Dea, have awarded a drilling contract to Transocean t...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 year ago

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