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Posted: over 2 years ago

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...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Aker BP cleared for production drilling on two fields

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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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...

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  • Exploration & Production
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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...

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  • Business & Finance
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BP to drill Ironbark well in October

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

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  • Environment
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Vår Energi resumes offshore drilling activities

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

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  • Business developments & projects
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Transocean gets contract termination in UK

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

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  • Business & Finance
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Rystad: Number of oil and gas wells set to hit 20-year low

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

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  • Market outlooks
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Kazakhstan player gets approval to buy Caspian Explorer

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

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  • Business developments & projects
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Mubadala boosts Manora output capacity

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

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  • Exploration & Production
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Equinor hits minor oil discovery near Vigdis

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

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  • Exploration & Production
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ExxonMobil preparing for P&A campaign in Australia

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

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  • 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...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Mixed results for Noble rigs

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

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  • Business & Finance
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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...

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  • Exploration & Production
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  • video
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Watch Odfjell Drilling rig mobilize to South Africa

The Odfjell Drilling-owned drilling rig Deepsea Stavanger has recently been mobilized from Norway to...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Aker BP cleared to use Maersk rig on Hod

Aker BP has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority to use the Maersk Invincible rig fo...

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  • Authorities & Government
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  • video
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Watch complex operation of installing Dvalin Xmas trees

Wintershall Dea last December installed three Xmas trees on its Dvalin gas development, which has no...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
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ABS remote survey certifies steel for Lamprell rigs

The American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has conducted a remote survey for steel certification at a ste...

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  • Certification & Classification
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Equinor finds gas and condensate in North Sea

Equinor has discovered gas and condensate in an exploration well 30/2-5 S Atlantis, which is located...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Icon Offshore in talks with Perisai to buy jack-up rig

Malaysian offshore support vessel provider Icon Offshore has confirmed it is in the process of negot...

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  • Business & Finance
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Equinor picks Odfjell rig for Sverdrup drilling

Equinor has signed a letter of intent with Odfjell Drilling for the Deepsea Atlantic rig to drill 12...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Greenpeace fined $100,000 over BP oil rig protest

A court in Scotland has slapped Greenpeace with an £80,000 ($100,000) fine for attempting to stop Br...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Spirit hits dust in Barents Sea well

Spirit Energy has drilled a dry well near the Johan Castberg field in the Barents Sea offshore Norwa...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Neptune Energy strikes pay at Dugong well

Oil and gas exploration firm Neptune Energy has hit hydrocarbons at the Dugong well in the Norwegian...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago