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Posted: over 3 years ago

Maersk Drilling gets long-term rig extension with Shell

Offshore drilling company Maersk Drilling has secured a 20-month extension for the Maersk Convincer ...

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  • Business & Finance
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U.S. offshore rig count stays at 13 for another week

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

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  • Infrastructure
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Borr Drilling sees early signs of recovery despite 2Q loss

Borr Drilling booked a loss in the second quarter of the year as its revenues dropped, but the drill...

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  • Business & Finance
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Gulf of Mexico operators returning after Hurricane Laura

Oil and gas operators in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico are slowly returning to their offshore facilities f...

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  • Safety
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Total spuds South African well

French oil major Total has started drilling the Luiperd-1X well, the second exploration well on Bloc...

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  • Exploration & Production
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IOG to award North Sea rig contract in coming weeks

Independent Oil and Gas (IOG) expects to award a contract for a drilling rig for its Core Project lo...

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  • Business & Finance
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Odfjell Drilling acquiring stake in Norwegian floating wind

Odfjell Drilling is investing in Oceanwind AS with an aim to acquire a stake that would ensure a con...

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  • Business & Finance
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NYSE to delist Valaris stock following Chapter 11 filing

Valaris has received a notice of immediate suspension of trading and delisting of common stock from ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Melbana upgrades Beehive prospect reserves

Melbana Energy has reported a modest increase in the best estimate prospective resource of the Beehi...

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  • Exploration & Production
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GoM operators evacuating workers due to storm Marco

Oil and gas operators in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico have evacuated over 40 per cent of production platf...

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  • Safety
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U.S. offshore rig count steady at 13 units

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. stayed unchanged over the course of last week, according to ...

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  • Business Developments & Projects
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Equinor, ConocoPhillips cleared to drill wells off Norway

Oil and gas firms Equinor and ConocoPhillips have been cleared to drill wells by Norway’s Petroleum ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Turkey makes significant gas discovery in Black Sea

Turkey has found significant gas resources in the Black Sea, a discovery which could help the countr...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Maersk Drilling picks up another extension from Aker BP

Danish offshore drilling company Maersk Drilling has won another one-well contract from Aker BP for ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Valaris declares Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Valaris, offshore drilling contractor with the world’s largest fleet, has filed for bankruptcy...

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  • Business & Finance
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COSL rig to drill wells off Norway for Chrysaor

Offshore drilling contractor COSL has signed a drilling rig contract with oil company Chrysaor, form...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Equinor hires Odfjell rig for three more wells

Norwegian oil major Equinor has chosen to use Odfjell Drilling’s Deepsea Atlantic semi-submers...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Total restarts Angola drilling. Two more rigs to join soon

French oil major Total has resumed oil drilling offshore Angola with the Skyros rig while two more a...

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  • Exploration & Production
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JDC rig duo stays at giant Al Shaheen oilfield off Qatar

Qatari North Oil Company (NOC) has extended drilling contracts for a Japanese jack-up rig duo at the...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Beach, Diamond end Ocean Onyx dispute. New deal in place

Beach Energy has signed a new offshore drilling agreement with Diamond Offshore for the use of the O...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Tullow extends Maersk drillship charter despite cancellation

London-listed oil and gas company Tullow Oil has extended the contract with Danish offshore drilling...

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  • Exploration & Production
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U.S. offshore rig count climbs to 13 units

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. climbed up by one unit over the last week, according to a re...

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  • Exploration & Production
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KrisEnergy hires PV Drilling jack-up for Cambodia

Singapore’s KrisEnergy has hired a jack-up drilling rig operated by PV Drilling for drilling o...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Maersk drillship to restart Total ops after suspension

A Maersk Drilling-owned drillship is expected to restart operations in Africa for French oil major T...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Total nears South African well spud

French oil major Total expects to spud the Luiperd-1 well located offshore South Africa by the end o...

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  • Exploration & Production
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