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COSL rig to drill wells off Norway for Chrysaor

Offshore drilling contractor COSL has signed a drilling rig contract with oil company Chrysaor, form...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Equinor hires Odfjell rig for three more wells

Norwegian oil major Equinor has chosen to use Odfjell Drilling’s Deepsea Atlantic semi-submers...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Total restarts drilling off Angola. Two more rigs to join soon

French oil major Total has resumed oil drilling offshore Angola with the Skyros rig while two more a...

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  • Exploration & Production
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JDC rig duo stays at giant Al Shaheen oilfield off Qatar

Qatari North Oil Company (NOC) has extended drilling contracts for a Japanese jack-up rig duo at the...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Beach Energy, Diamond end Ocean Onyx dispute. New deal in place

Beach Energy has signed a new offshore drilling agreement with Diamond Offshore for the use of the O...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Tullow extends Maersk drillship charter despite cancellation notice

London-listed oil and gas company Tullow Oil has extended the contract with Danish offshore drilling...

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  • Exploration & Production
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U.S. offshore rig count climbs to 13 units

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. climbed up by one unit over the last week, according to a re...

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  • Exploration & Production
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KrisEnergy hires PV Drilling jack-up for Cambodia drilling

Singapore’s KrisEnergy has hired a jack-up drilling rig operated by PV Drilling for drilling o...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Maersk drillship to restart Total operations after suspension

A Maersk Drilling-owned drillship is expected to restart operations in Africa for French oil major T...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Total nears South African well spud

French oil major Total expects to spud the Luiperd-1 well located offshore South Africa by the end o...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Green light for Equinor to use Odfjell rig on Gullfaks

Equinor has received safety consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) to use the Deepsea Atl...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Shelf Drilling faces new contract termination and rig suspensions

Shelf Drilling has seen a couple of its rig contracts suspended and one terminated early while anoth...

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  • Business & Finance
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BPC granted force majeure extension for Bahamas licence

Bahamas Petroleum Company has been granted an interim force majeure extension to the second explorat...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Wintershall Dea wraps up drilling phase at Dvalin ahead of first gas

Drilling has been completed on the Wintershall Dea’s Dvalin field in the Norwegian Sea, propel...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Awilco exploring options to finance rig order at Keppel

Offshore drilling contractor Awilco Drilling is looking into ways to finance its remaining commitmen...

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  • Business developments & projects
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Stena drillship arrives on ExxonMobil’s well location in Guyana

Stena Carron, a Stena Drilling-owned drillship, has arrived on location at the Kaieteur Block, offsh...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Wellesley ready to drill Norwegian Sea wildcat

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Wellesley Petroleum a drilling permit for a wildcat ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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TechnipFMC deploys two new Gemini ROVs for Shell

TechnipFMC ROV Services has recently deployed two new Gemini ROV systems for Shell, operating on con...

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  • Technology
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Pacific Drilling gets 10-well job in Gulf of Mexico while in talks for restructuring

Pacific Drilling has been awarded a contract by Murphy Oil for ten firm wells for its drillship Paci...

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  • Business & Finance
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U.S. offshore rig count stands at 12 for five weeks on the trot

The U.S. offshore rig count stayed flat again, as the number of active rigs is steady at 12 for the ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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ExxonMobil hires Noble Corp. drillship for Guyana drilling

Offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation has won a six-month deal for the Noble Sam Croft dril...

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  • Business & Finance
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Offshore rigs could be ‘stepping stones’ for non-native species

Scientists from around the UK, led by the Heriot-Watt’s International Centre for Island Technology, ...

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  • Environment
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Spirit Energy bites dust near Ivar Aasen field

Oil and gas company Spirit Energy has hit a duster near the Ivar Aasen field in the central part of ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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SRO Solutions replaces software systems on six Stena Drilling rigs

UK-based tech firm SRO Solutions has replaced asset management software systems on six Stena Drillin...

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  • Technology
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ST Engineering completes upgrades on Diamond Offshore’s drillship

ST Engineering Halter Marine and Offshore, a company of ST Engineering North America, has installed ...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
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Neptune dubs Dugong as largest oil discovery in Norway this year

Oil and gas exploration firm Neptune Energy has stated that it made the largest oil discovery in Nor...

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  • Exploration & Production
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