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Posted: 2 months ago

Baker Hughes restructures into two business segments to address energy trilemma

Baker Hughes has unveiled a simplified organisational structure and management team changes to posit...

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  • Human Capital
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First new gas production from Black Sea field slated for end of October

Trillion Energy is now days away from kicking off its 2022 – 2023 drilling campaign on a natural gas...

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  • Exploration & Production
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North Sea well for Deepsea Yantai rig

Oil and gas company DNO Norge has awarded a drilling contract to a semi-submersible rig for a one we...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Island Drilling lines up new gig in Africa

Island Drilling Company has signed a contract with Trident Energy to provide a drilling unit and ass...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Dolphin Drilling raises $45 million for rig mobilisation & reactivation

Dolphin Drilling has undertaken an equity issue to take advantage of increased day rates in the offs...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago
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Regulator lays charges against Transocean over rig incident

Canadian offshore regulator has laid charges against Transocean related to an incident on one of the...

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  • Safety
Posted: 2 months ago
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Two Norwegian Sea wells on Equinor’s drilling agenda for November

Equinor has secured a drilling permit from the country’s authorities for two wells located in the No...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Valaris to bag nearly $150 million from new contract awards

Offshore drilling contractor Valaris has revealed new contracts and contract extension awards, with ...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Noble-Maersk merger gets clearance from UK regulator

UK’s competition regulator has now completed its review of the business combination between No...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 2 months ago
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New rig deals in Australia and Gulf of Mexico

Diamond Offshore Drilling has announced new contracts for one of its own semi-submersible rigs and f...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Seadrill to sell seven jack-up rigs for $628 million

Seadrill has entered into a binding share purchase agreement with ADES to sell the legal entities th...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago
Industry Contribution

Make the industry cleaner and safer by a multidisciplinary approach

Reducing the carbon intensity is the main theme for the Maritime industry. The International Maritim...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Industry Contribution

Heavy Lift, Light Impact: Industry Looks to Heavy Lift Cranes for Sustainable Solutions

As the demand for sustainable technology grows in the offshore heavy lift industry so does the need ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: 2 months ago

UAE oil & gas giant hands out five ‘largest-of-its-kind’ drilling deals

UAE’s ADNOC has awarded framework deals described as “largest-of-its-kind” totalling $1.83 bln for d...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Spud date for Black Sea campaign postponed while rig undergoes repairs

The start of Trillion’s 2022 – 2023 drilling campaign on a gas field in the Black Sea has been...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Odfjell rig spuds gas prospect in Norwegian Sea for Polish player

PGNiG has started drilling a gas prospect located in the Norwegian Sea, using a rig managed by Odfje...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 2 months ago
Industry Contribution

Pon Power: “Our retrofit IMO III solution makes sustainability possible”

It had been discussed in the market for some years and on 1 January 2021, it became a fact that newl...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Valaris rig heading to its next destination

Offshore drilling contractor Valaris has revealed that one of its jack-up rigs is heading to Trinida...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 2 months ago
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No luck for Aker BP in Norwegian Sea

Aker BP has completed has concluded the drilling of a wildcat well in the Norwegian Sea but failed t...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Posted: 3 months ago

Shell hires semi-sub rig for Namibia

Northern Ocean has secured a contract award from Shell for operations in Namibia, where the major ma...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 3 months ago
Industry Contribution

Keeping renewable offshore energy in motion, non-stop

Lubrication specialist TrustLube, with its pay-off ‘Keeping your world in motion.non-stop’ promises ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Second North Sea discovery in four months for Neptune

Oil and gas company Neptune Energy has made a minor oil discovery near its operated Gjøa field in th...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 3 months ago
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Latest rig addition brings ADNOC Drilling’s offshore jack-up fleet to 28 units

ADNOC Drilling has inked a deal to acquire an additional premium offshore jack-up drilling rig as pa...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

India’s Aban brings delayed rig sale to a close

India’s Aban Offshore has completed the sale of a jack-up drilling rig to ADES International, which ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

New five-year deal for Odfjell rig with Aker BP

Aker BP has added a significant order backlog to an Odfjell Drilling-owned rig with a five-year firm...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Neptune's North Sea campaign to unlock more gas

Oil and gas company Neptune Energy has started an infill drilling campaign at its operated Cygnus ga...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Hit-and-miss in Suriname waters

APA Corporation has made an oil discovery at its operated Baja-1 well in Block 53 offshore Suriname,...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 3 months ago
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Repurposed jack-up rig sets sail for Gabon oil project

BW Energy has revealed that a former jack-up rig, which was converted to an offshore production unit...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

New rig design allows power from floating wind

Huisman has developed a harsh environment semi-submersible rig design, which can be powered with ons...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 3 months ago