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Noble Corp. CEO transitions to executive chairman role

CEO of Noble Corporation has transitioned to the role of executive chairman of the board while a new...

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  • Business & Finance
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First steel cut for ARO Drilling’s new jack-up rig

International Maritime Industries (IMI) has cut the first steel on the first of two newbuild rig ord...

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  • Business developments & projects
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Borr Drilling working to secure liquidity runway until 2022

Borr Drilling is working to secure a liquidity runway until 2022 even in an unlikely low scenario wi...

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  • Business & Finance
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Odfjell Drilling to idle rig prior to Total gig in South Africa

Odfjell Drilling and Total have agreed to keep Odfjell’s semi-sub rig Deepsea Stavanger idle i...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Repsol gets green light for use of Maersk Inspirer rig on Yme

Spanish oil company Repsol has received consent from the Norwegian offshore safety body, the Petrole...

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  • Safety
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Jotun has got Deepsea Stavanger covered

Odfjell Drilling’s semi-submersible drilling rig Deepsea Stavanger is preparing for drilling o...

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  • Vessels
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Equinor bites dust in North Sea well

Equinor has drilled a dry well near the Fram field in the North Sea offshore Norway. ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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U.S. weekly offshore rig count tumbles third week in a row

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. has dropped for the third week in a row and now stands at ju...

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  • Exploration & Production
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West Mira rig ready for Wintershall Dea’s Vega field

Oil and gas company Wintershall Dea has received consent from the offshore safety body, the Petroleu...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Seadrill gets termination for drillship deal

Seadrill has been hit by early termination of a drilling contract for a drillship operating in South...

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  • Business developments & projects
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Shelf Drilling books loss over rig impairments, takes action to cut costs

Shelf Drilling booked a loss of $185 million in the first quarter of 2020 due to rig impairment cha...

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  • Business & Finance
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Prosafe contract hangs in the balance as Shell delays Shearwater work

The future of Prosafe’s contract for the Safe Zephyrus flotel with Shell is uncertain followin...

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  • Business & Finance
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Mubadala set to kick-off three-well Manora drilling campaign

UAE-based Mubadala Petroleum has decided to drill, complete, and put on production three wells in th...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Odfjell Drilling profit up despite oil price turmoil and COVID-19

Due to the limited impacted of the COVID-19 outbreak during the first quarter of 2020, offshore dril...

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  • Business & Finance
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Neptune boasts world’s first dual drilling from subsea template

Oil and gas company Neptune Energy has conducted ‘the world’s first’ dual drilling operation f...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Go-ahead for Spirit Energy’s Barents Sea drilling plans

Oil and gas company Spirit Energy has been given a drilling permit to drill the 7321/8-2 S well in t...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Borr Drilling gets listing warning from NYSE

Borr Drilling has joined a growing list of offshore drilling contractors facing a possibility of bei...

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  • Business & Finance
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Ghana hoping for new era in upstream by pushing for field unitization between Eni and Springfield

The government of Ghana is pushing for a fast-track development of a new oil discovery made by domes...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Lundin cleared to drill Barents Sea well

Swedish oil company Lundin Energy has been given a drilling permit to drill the 7219/11-1 well in th...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Vantage Drilling cuts losses

Offshore drilling company Vantage Drilling International saw its net loss shrink in the first quarte...

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  • Business & Finance
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Serica seals the deal for Awilco rig

Serica Energy and drilling contractor Awilco have signed a contract for the provision of WilPhoenix ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Equinor granted drilling permit for North Sea well

Norwegian oil major Equinor has been given a drilling permit to drill the 30/2-5 S well in the North...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Green light for OMV to use Island Innovator rig in Norwegian Sea

Austrian oil and gas company OMV has received consent from the offshore safety body, the Petroleum S...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Demand for remote offshore rigs inspections skyrockets due to COVID-19

Classification society Bureau Veritas (BV), a world leader in testing, inspection and certification ...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
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U.S. weekly offshore rig count down to 15 units

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. dropped by one unit over the last week, according to weekly ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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PHOTO: U.S. warship ‘says hi’ to West Capella drillship

The USS Montgomery combat ship and the dry cargo ship USNS Cesar Chavez checked out the West Capella...

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  • Vessels
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