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Posted: about 1 year ago

Empyrean setting the stage to drill another well off China

Empyrean has revealed its intention to proceed with the second phase of exploration off China by dri...

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  • Exploration & Production
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UK operator to own no rigs after selling its other stacked semi-sub

UK-based Awilco Drilling has decided to sell a semi-submersible rig to its compatriot decommissionin...

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  • Business & Finance
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Santos’ Pavo well proves to be ‘stellar exploration success’

Santos-operated Pavo-1 well located off Australia has proved the existence of a substantial volume o...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Another Maersk rig to get low-emission upgrade ahead of new gig

Maersk Drilling has secured a contract with Aker BP, who will employ an ultra-harsh environment jack...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Dutch operator takes on Maersk rig for North Sea well

Offshore drilling contractor Maersk Drilling has been awarded a one-well extension for one of its ja...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Hat-trick award to bring $404 million to Seadrill

Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill has secured contracts totalling $404 million for three jack-up...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Valaris sells two stacked rigs to ADES

Offshore rig owner Valaris has sold two jack-up rigs to a subsidiary of the UAE-based operator ADES ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Hamlet proves to be an oil and gas discovery

Oil and gas company Neptune Energy has confirmed an oil and gas discovery at its Hamlet exploration ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Three-year extension for Saudi jack-up

UAE-based Shelf Drilling has secured a three-year contract extension for a jack-up rig operating off...

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  • Project & Tenders
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No oil pay for Empyrean in Chinese well

Empyrean Energy is disappointed after finding no hydrocarbons in the Jade prospect well, located in ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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SembMarine and Keppel O&M seal the deal

Singapore’s Keppel Corporation and Sembcorp Marine have signed definitive agreements for the propose...

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  • Business & Finance
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ConocoPhillips cleared to spin the drill bit at Norwegian Sea well

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

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  • Authorities & Government
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Subsea installation campaign delay on Senegal's oil project

Woodside has completed more than half of the work related to its Sangomar project in Senegal, but a ...

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  • Project & Tenders
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New jobs for Transocean rigs with one rig coming back from idle mode

Offshore drilling contractor Transocean has been awarded a new contract and extensions for its rigs,...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Seadrill rigs secure more Gulf of Mexico work

Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill has secured new contract awards for two of its rigs with a tot...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Ocyan rig days away from starting field revitalisation gig for PetroRio

PetroRio is gearing up to start a revitalisation campaign off Brazil after the country’s regulator a...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Vaalco kicks off production from second Gabon well

Vaalco Energy has brought on stream its second well in the 2021/2022 four-well drilling campaign off...

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  • Exploration & Production
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New 10-well job for Seadrill drillship

Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill has announced a new contract has been secured by Sonadrill, Se...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Shell gets closer to drilling North Sea gas target this year

Shell and Deltic Energy are planning to drill an exploration well on the Pensacola gas prospect in t...

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  • Exploration & Production
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As its order book grows, Dyna-Mac forges two new alliances

Singapore’s Dyna-Mac has secured a total of two contracts, bringing its net order book to date...

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  • Project & Tenders
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UK regulator shares concerns over Noble-Maersk merger

The UK’s competition regulator has found that the merger of Noble Corp. and Maersk Drilling co...

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  • Authorities & Government
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All systems go for Equinor's North Sea ops

Equinor has received two types of consent from Norway’s offshore safety regulator for ops in the Nor...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Valaris rigs embarking on new assignments

Several offshore rigs owned by Valaris are embarking on their new assignments in the Gulf of Mexico,...

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  • Exploration & Production
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ADES to take over jack-up rig from Maersk

Maersk Drilling has entered into an agreement with ADES to sell a jack-up rig for $42.5 million in a...

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  • Business & Finance
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Aker BP all set to drill North Sea wildcat

Aker BP has received a drilling permit from Norwegian authorities for a wildcat well located in the ...

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  • Authorities & Government
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