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Posted: about 1 year ago

ExxonMobil spuds Bulletwood-1 well off Guyana

Oil major ExxonMobil has started drilling at the Bulletwood-1 well site on the Canje Block located o...

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

Lundin picks up drilling permit for North Sea well

Swedish oil company Lundin Energy has been given a drilling permit to drill the 16/4-13 S well in th...

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

Petronas firms up contract award for mobile offshore production unit

Tanjung Offshore Services has won a contract from Petronas Carigali for the Bayan Redevelopment Proj...

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

Yme project moves into hook-up phase following rig installation

Repsol has moved into the hook-up phase of the Yme development project located offshore Norway follo...

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

U.S. offshore rig count remains flat

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. remained unchanged over this week, according to a weekly rig...

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

Awilco Drilling terminates rig building deal with Keppel

Offshore driller Awilco Drilling has terminated its offshore rig construction order with Singapore&#...

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

Long-awaited 'world-class' Ironbark prospect disappoints

After the completion of the drilling operations, one of BP’s more important wells in 2020 – the Iron...

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

Borr Drilling picks new CFO

Offshore drilling contractor Borr Drilling has named a new chief financial officer (CFO), with effec...

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

BP nears primary target at Ironbark well

BP is only about 460 meters shy of its primary reservoir target at the giant Ironbark prospect locat...

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

Borr Drilling devises plan to strengthen financial footing

Borr Drilling has come up with a liquidity improvement plan with the support of creditors as part of...

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

U.S. offshore rig count goes up a notch

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. increased by one unit over this week, according to a weekly ...

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

Norwegian court’s ruling in favour of Arctic drilling sparks outrage

Norwegian Supreme Court has ruled against environmental groups and in favour of the government follo...

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

Pacific Drilling to emerge from bankruptcy by year-end

Pacific Drilling expects to emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy by year-end following the confirmation...

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

PetroRio buys semi-submersible rig for one dollar

PetroRio has bought a semi-submersible drilling rig for a symbolic price of $1. The rig will be used...

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

ConocoPhillips makes ‘significant’ oil discovery off Norway

ConocoPhillips has made a new oil discovery in production license 891 located 14 miles north-northea...

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

BPC spuds Perseverance well off Bahamas

Bahamas Petroleum Company (BPC) has started drilling its eagerly anticipated Perseverance #1 well of...

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

GMS snaps up two vessel extensions in UAE

Gulf Marine Services (GMS), a provider of self-propelled self-elevating support vessels to the offsh...

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

Shelf Drilling sells jack-up rig to ADNOC Drilling

Offshore drilling firm Shelf Drilling has agreed to sell a jack-up drilling rig to UAE-based ADNOC D...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

U.S. weekly offshore rig count up to 16

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

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

Vantage jack-up scores new job off E. Guinea

Offshore drilling contractor Vantage Drilling has been awarded a contract for one of its jack-up dri...

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

Equinor cleared to use Odfjell rig in North Sea

Equinor has received consent from the country’s offshore safety watchdog to use the Deepsea At...

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

Green light to Neptune for Gjøa expansion start-up

Norwegian authorities have granted consent for the start-up of two new wells on the Neptune Energy-o...

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

Odfjell rig adds two more Equinor wells to backlog

Offshore drilling contractor Odfjell Drilling has secured more work for its Deepsea Atlantic drillin...

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

Seadrill makes two senior management changes

Seadrill Limited has appointed Reid Warriner as Chief Operating Officer and Leif Neilson as Chief Te...

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

Promising results from Maersk Drilling’s first low-emission rig

After being converted to a low-emission rig, Maersk Intrepid has entered operations as the first Mae...

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  • Transition
Posted: about 1 year ago