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Posted: 3 months ago

Neptune to drill North Sea prospect

Neptune Energy has received consent from Norwegian authorities for exploration drilling in the North...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Noble declares force majeure on damaged drillship

Noble Corporation has declared force majeure on the Noble Globetrotter II drillship following damage...

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  • Vessels
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BW Energy sees lower volumes than expected in new Gabon oil find

Preliminary results from BW Energy’s Hibiscus North well off Gabon indicate reserves below the...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Countdown begins for Jade prospect drilling

Empyrean has awarded an Integrated Drilling Contract for the drilling of the Jade prospect offshore ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Noble to bring drillship to port due to hurricane damages

Noble Corp. is working on a plan to bring its drillship Noble Globetrotter II into port for repairs ...

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  • Vessels
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Carnarvon books Valaris rig for Buffalo well

Carnarvon Petroleum has contracted the Valaris JU-107 jack-up drilling rig for the Buffalo-10 drilli...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Borr secures more work for jack-up rigs

Offshore drilling contractor Borr Drilling has secured more work for its jack-up drilling rigs, incr...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Third Rhum well goes online for Serica

Serica Energy has started production from the Rhum R3 well in the UK North Sea, some 16 years after ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Eni hits major oil find off Ivory Coast

Italian oil and gas player Eni has made a major oil discovery in block CI-101, located offshore Ivor...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Nearly 94 pct of Gulf of Mexico oil output still offline after Hurricane Ida

While some of the oil production in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico has been brought online after Hurricane ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Appraisal well cuts Aker BP’s resource estimate for North Sea discovery

Norwegian oil and gas company Aker BP has concluded the drilling of an appraisal well on the Liatårn...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Industry Contribution

Technical challenges with collection of subsea minerals for use in EV batteries can be overcome

Front-end engineering design study paves the way for development of new subsea mining riser system, ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Industry Contribution
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PEM fuel cells: the future is now

Of the numerous future fuel options available when considering the IMO’s targets for reducing ship g...

Posted: 5 months ago
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ExxonMobil spuds Sapote-1 well off Guyana

ExxonMobil has started drilling the Sapote-1 well located on the Canje Block, offshore Guyana. This ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Operators shut in 96 pct of oil output in Gulf of Mexico as Hurricane Ida slams coast

Nearly 96 per cent of oil production in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico has been shut in as Hurricane Ida sl...

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  • Safety
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U.S. offshore rig count stuck at 15

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. remained unchanged last week, according to weekly rig count ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Saudi yard inks deal to localize rig product manufacturing

International Maritime Industries (IMI), the largest maritime yard in the MENA region, has signed a ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Transocean clinches $252 million contract for newbuild drillship

Transocean has been awarded a $252 million firm contract by BOE Exploration & Production for a n...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Noble to sell four jack-up rigs for $292 million

Noble Corporation has reached a definitive agreement to sell four jack-ups to ADES International for...

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  • Business & Finance
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Spirit Energy prolongs North Sea field life with new gas find

Spirit Energy has found more gas at its Grove field located in the UK North Sea, which will prolong ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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ExxonMobil gearing up to spud third well in Canje block

ExxonMobil is nearly set to spud a new exploration well located in the Canje block offshore Guyana, ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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BW Energy hits oil pay offshore Gabon

BW Energy has made an oil discovery in the Hibiscus North exploration well (DHBNM-1) in the Dussafu ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Guyana JV spuds ‘one of the most exciting exploration wells in the world’

The Kawa-1 exploration well, located on the Corentyne block offshore Guyana, has been spud, using th...

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  • Exploration & Production
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U.S. offshore rig count goes up to 15 units

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. increased to 15 units over the last week, according to weekl...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Valaris CEO, CFO step down. Former Seadrill head named acting CEO

President and chief executive officer (CEO) of offshore drilling contractor Valaris will step down f...

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  • Business & Finance
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Northern Drilling cancels drillship order from DSME

Billionaire John Fredriksen-owned offshore drilling firm Northern Drilling has cancelled a drillship...

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  • Business & Finance
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Lundin Energy cleared to drill North Sea wildcat well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Swedish oil firm Lundin Energy a drilling perm...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 3 months ago