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Posted: about 1 month ago

Fresh batch of drilling contracts for Saipem

Saipem has been awarded new contracts in offshore drilling in the Middle East and in West Africa for...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Equinor finds ‘high-value barrels’ in North Sea

Equinor has made a significant hydrocarbon discovery with excellent reservoir quality in the Kveikje...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Borr Drilling secures work for five jack-up rigs

Offshore rig owner Borr Drilling has been awarded new contracts and extensions for five of its jack-...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
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IOG sorting out mechanical issue on Blythe platform

After identifying a mechanical issue on a platform, IOG is experiencing a further delay in fixing th...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Noble rig gearing up to drill second well for Santos

Following an oil discovery in the first, Santos is preparing to start drilling operations on its sec...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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One-year gig with Shell for Maersk drillship

Maersk Drilling has been awarded contracts with Shell for the provision of a drillship for drilling ...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Aker BP to gauge remaining oil potential of North Sea field

After concluding the drilling of two wells, Aker BP will be working on evaluating the remaining oil ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Green light for North Sea project with first oil this year

Ithaca Energy has secured consent for the development of a subsea tie-back to its FPF-1 facility in ...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Increase in net gas pay off Morocco for Chariot

Post-well analysis of Chariot’s gas discovery offshore Morocco has confirmed excellent quality...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Another delay for Empyrean off China

Empyrean is anticipating a short wait until the start of drilling off China after rig mobilisation w...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Transocean goes into seabed minerals exploration

Offshore rig owner Transocean is now investing in the exploration of seabed minerals to support the ...

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  • Transition
Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution

Keeping renewable offshore energy in motion, non-stop

Lubrication specialist TrustLube, with its pay-off ‘Keeping your world in motion.non-stop’ promises ...

Posted: 6 months ago
Industry Contribution

Taking the maritime and offshore industries by Storm

August Storm Group offers comprehensive, cost-efficiency for offshore life extension August Storm, s...

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

IOG nearly ready to resume North Sea drilling

A Noble Corporation-owned jack-up rig is nearly ready to come back offshore and resume drilling for ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
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ExxonMobil comes out empty-handed in Brazil

ExxonMobil has completed its drilling operations on the Cutthroat prospect, located in the Sergipe-A...

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

U.S. offshore rig count picks up the pace

After climbing back to 12 units, the number of offshore rigs in the U.S. upped the ante last week an...

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

Cable protection- and hang-off systems are now ready for new offshore industries

Engineered initially for the wind turbine industry, over the past few years the VPI Cable Hang-off s...

Posted: 7 months ago
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Posted: about 1 month ago

Saipem board adopts rescue plan

The board of directors of Saipem has approved a rescue plan to strengthen the company’s financ...

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  • Outlook & strategy
Posted: about 1 month ago
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New CEO takes over from Jackson at Seadrill helm

Following its exit from Chapter 11 bankruptcy last month, Seadrill has appointed a new President and...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Diamond making a comeback to NYSE

Offshore drilling contractor Diamond Offshore has revealed it will be returning to the New York Stoc...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution
Partner

Bachmann: generating software standards throughout the shipbuilding industry

There is a paradox facing today’s shipbuilding industry. While modularity is increasing in the struc...

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Empyrean days away from spudding exploration well off China

After firming up a rig slot, Empyrean is looking forward to drilling the Jade prospect well, located...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Santos unveils ‘significant oil discovery’ near Dorado field

Santos has revealed that the Pavo-1 exploration well has confirmed a significant oil discovery 46 ki...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Equinor adds more work to Odfjell rig’s backlog

Equinor has decided to exercise its option for additional wells in Norway to be drilled by the Odfje...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

ExxonMobil’s Cyprus well confirms presence of high-quality gas – gallery

ExxonMobil has completed drilling operations on its Glaucus-2 appraisal well off Cyprus, confirming ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Neptune finds hydrocarbons in North Sea well

Neptune Energy and its partners have encountered hydrocarbons at the Hamlet exploration well in the ...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

U.S. offshore rig count goes up a notch

After slipping down to 11 units, the number of offshore rigs in the U.S. went back up to 12 units la...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago
Premium

Stena Drilling preparing for Evolution

UK-based offshore drilling contractor Stena Drilling is preparing for the latest addition to its fle...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Eifler to lead new company’s management team after Noble-Maersk merger

Noble Corporation and Maersk Drilling are setting up a management team to run the new company follow...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago