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Posted: about 1 year ago

Borr Drilling sells cold-stacked jack-up rig

Offshore drilling contractor Borr Drilling has entered into an agreement to sell its cold stacked ja...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Neptune in minor oil discovery near Fenja field

Neptune Energy has made a minor oil discovery and delineated the Bue oil discovery near the Fenja fi...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Total boasts second 'significant discovery' off South Africa

French oil major Total has made a significant gas condensate discovery on the Luiperd prospect, loca...

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  • Exploration & Production
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One quarter of floating rig fleet could face scrapping

An analysis by Rystad Energy has revealed that one quarter of the global floater rig fleet could be ...

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  • Market outlooks
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Wintershall Dea in last phase of Nova project

Oil and gas company Wintershall Dea has started drilling the first of six wells on the operated Nova...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Oil and gas operators brace for impact ahead of storm Zeta

Oil and gas operators are evacuating their offshore personnel from facilities in the U.S. Gulf of Me...

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  • Safety
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Prosafe gets $13.6 million worth job from ConocoPhillips

Prosafe has been awarded a contract by ConocoPhillips to provide accommodation support on the Ekofis...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Awilco braces for cost-cutting measures

Offshore drilling contractor Awilco Drilling is preparing for cost-cutting measures amid a challengi...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Green light to Lundin for North Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has issued a drilling permit to Lundin Energy Norway for a...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
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U.S. offshore rig count down a notch

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. decreased by one unit last week and by eight units year over...

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  • Infrastructure
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Turkey may work with foreign firms to develop Sakarya field

Turkey stated that there is a possibility that it would cooperate with foreign companies to develop ...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Equinor gains drilling permit for Barents Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Equinor a drilling permit for a well located i...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Maersk Drilling gets extra work for drillship in Angola

Maersk Drilling has been awarded a three-well contract from Total for the 7th generation drillship M...

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

PSA launches probe into serious incident on West Bollsta rig

The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway has begun an investigation of the incident on the West Bollsta...

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  • Safety
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Stena Drilling finds more work for Stena Forth drillship. Pens deal with Intebloc

Offshore drilling contractor Stena Drilling has won a deal from Chinese oil company CNOOC for the u...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Shelf Drilling gets another rig suspension from Saudi Aramco

Offshore drilling contractor Shelf Drilling has received a suspension notice for one of its jack-up ...

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

Erdoğan: Tuna-1 Black Sea discovery holds 405 bcm of gas

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has visited the Fatih drillship to announce an increase in di...

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

U.S. offshore rig count flat for fourth week straight

The number of active rigs in the U.S. remained flat for the fourth week in a row, according to weekl...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
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GoM offshore rigs ops back to normal after Hurricane Delta

All rigs operating in the Gulf of Mexico have begun operating normally following the passing of Hurr...

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  • Safety
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Africa Energy gets shareholder approval for S. African deal

Africa Energy has received approval from shareholders for a transaction which will see it increase i...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Seadrill scores extension for West Vela drillship from BP

Oil major BP has awarded a new contract for Seadrill Partners’ West Vela drillship for work in the U...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
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West Bollsta rig drills Lundin's Polmak well

Swedish oil and gas company Lundin has spudded the Polmak well in the Barents Sea offshore Norway, u...

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

Northern Offshore's jack-up kicks off drilling ops in Qatar

Northern Offshore’s drilling rig Energy Enticer has started drilling operations with Qatargas....

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
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ABS to offer remote surveys for "majority" of world’s MOPUs

Maritime and offshore classification company ABS has expanded remote survey technologies which can n...

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  • IT & Software
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Equinor to use West Hercules rig for North Sea drilling

Norwegian oil major Equinor has received consent from the offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago