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Posted: 2 months ago

OOS Tiradentes first accommodation vessel to resume work for Petrobras

Semi-submersible accommodation vessel OOS Tiradentes has become the first offshore rig to resume ope...

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  • Vessels
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Borr Drilling wins deals for three warm-stacked rigs

Offshore drilling rig owner Borr Drilling has won deals for three of its warm-stacked jack-up drilli...

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  • Business & Finance
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ConocoPhillips gets drilling permit for Norwegian Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted ConocoPhillips a drilling permit for a well lo...

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  • Exploration & Production
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U.S. offshore rig count at 12 for four weeks straight

The U.S. offshore rig count has remained flat for another week, making this the fourth week straight...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Green light for Equinor to use Maersk rig on Martin Linge field

Norwegian oil major Equinor has received safety consent from the country’s offshore safety wat...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Equinor comes up dry in Barents Sea well

Equinor has drilled a dry well near the Johan Castberg field in the Barents Sea offshore Norway. ...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
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Apache in fresh oil discovery offshore Suriname

Apache has made what it says is a major oil discovery at the Kwaskwasi-1 well drilled offshore Surin...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
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Tullow delays Suriname well with rig hunt under way

Tullow Oil has postponed the drilling of its exploration well on a block located offshore Suriname. ...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
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Equinor gains drilling permit for wildcat wells in Norwegian Sea

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Equinor a drilling permit for wells located in the N...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
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Maersk Drilling invests in new tech concept to help develop carbon-neutral drilling

Maersk Drilling has entered an agreement to invest $1 million in Clean Energy Systems to help develo...

Categories:
  • Technology
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OMV delineates Hades discovery in Norwegian Sea

OMV is the process of concluding the drilling of an appraisal well on the Hades gas/condensate disco...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
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U.S. offshore rig count stays flat for another week

The U.S. offshore rig count has not changed for the third week in a row now, according to a Friday r...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
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Aker BP cleared for production drilling on two fields offshore Norway

Aker BP has received safety consents from the Norwegian offshore safety watchdog to use two rigs for...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Posted: 3 months ago

U.S. weekly offshore rig count flat for two weeks straight

The U.S. weekly offshore rig count remained unchanged at 12 units for the second week in a row, acco...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 3 months ago
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Maersk Drilling secures more rig work with Aker BP

Maersk Drilling has secured an additional one-well contract from Aker BP for the low-emission jack-u...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 3 months ago
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BP plans to drill Ironbark well in October

BP’s environment plan for the Ironbark-1 exploration well has been approved by the Australian ...

Categories:
  • Environment
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Vår Energi picks up where it left off with offshore drilling activities

Vår Energi is resuming its drilling activities in the Barents Sea and the North Sea, which were post...

Categories:
  • Business developments & projects
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Transocean gets contract termination in UK, expects delays in drillship delivery

Transocean has received a contract termination for its semi-submersible Paul B. Loyd Jr. in the UK. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 3 months ago
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Number of oil and gas wells set to hit 20-year low, Rystad says

The COVID-19 pandemic has stymied oil and gas activity, a phenomenon which has now affected the dril...

Categories:
  • Market outlooks
Posted: 3 months ago
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Kazakhstan player gets approval to take over Caspian Explorer drilling vessel

Caspian Sunrise has received regulatory and shareholder approvals for the acquisition of the Caspian...

Categories:
  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 3 months ago
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Mubadala boosts output capacity at Manora field

Mubadala Petroleum has increased the production capacity on the Manora oil field in the Gulf of Thai...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
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Equinor hits minor oil discovery near Vigdis field

Equinor has made a minor oil discovery near the Vigdis field in the North Sea offshore Norway. ...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
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ExxonMobil preparing for P&A campaign off Australia

ExxonMobil’s environment plan for the plug and abandonment of Seahorse/Tarwhine wells offshore...

Categories:
  • Environment
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U.S. offshore rig count steady at 12 units

The U.S. weekly offshore rig count remained unchanged at 12 units, according to a Friday report by B...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
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Contract cancellation, extensions, and warm-stack mode for Noble rigs

Noble Corporation has received several new contract extensions for its drilling rigs and cancellatio...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 3 months ago
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Neptune Energy gears up for Dugong sidetrack

Neptune Energy has decided to drill a sidetrack well to further evaluate the size of its Dugong disc...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 3 months ago