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Posted: 5 months ago

Odfjell Drilling cheers completion of ‘complex’ rig move off Namibia

Odfjell Drilling has boosted operational efficiency by employing a new method to complete a rig move...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 5 months ago
  • long read
Posted: 5 months ago
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With contract backlog of $4.7 billion, Noble looks forward to ‘sustained long-term upcycle’

Noble Corporation has reported strong operational and financial performance during the third quarter...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 months ago
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Posted: 5 months ago
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Backlog boost for sixth quarter in a row stokes Transocean’s multi-year upcycle hopes

Transocean has enlarged its contract backlog for the sixth consecutive quarter, expanding it to $9.4...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Financing secured for ARO Drilling’s two new jack-up rigs

ARO Drilling, a 50/50 joint venture between Valaris and Saudi Aramco, has secured financing for its ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

$745 million worth of contracts for three Transocean drillships

Offshore drilling contractor Transocean has added approximately $745 million in new contracts to its...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
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Scana’s PSW Technology secures contract extension with Odfjell Drilling

Scana-owned PSW Technology has secured an extension of its frame agreement with Odfjell Drilling for...

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  • Equipment
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Rig en route to begin drilling campaign off Namibia

Portuguese oil and gas company Galp is getting ready to begin drilling a well in license PEL 83 offs...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Noble rig drops anchor in UK’s newest harbor before work for Harbour Energy

Noble Corporation’s jack-up rig Noble Intrepid has arrived at the Port of Aberdeen before mobilizing...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

2007-built jack-up rig begins drilling program off Thailand

Vietnam’s Petrovietnam Drilling and Well Service Corporation (PV Drilling) has commenced a dri...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Equinor gets clearance to dispatch Odfjell rig for drilling ops in North Sea

Equinor has received consent from Norway’s regulator for exploration drilling in the North Sea, usin...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Gallery: 47-year-old rig converted into FPF enters UK port’s dry dock ahead of decom work

Former semi-submersible drilling rig, which was turned into an FPF, is going to be decommissioned at...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 6 months ago
Industry Contribution

voestalpine Grobblech’s next generation Carbon Manganese steel “F 550 TMCP toughcore®” to replace expensive Ni steel for LCO2 cargo

Safe and efficient LCO2 shipping – voestalpine Grobblech and HB Hunte Engineering offer the solution...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Industry Contribution

Decom market re-shuffled by Ukraine war: postponement and delay

What effect will the situation have on the energy market according to 4 AYOP-members The war in Ukra...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: 6 months ago

UK port bids adieu to Noble rig following ten-month stay – gallery

After ten months, a jack-up rig has left the UK’s Kishorn port (KPL), in preparation for its next dr...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Boost in borrowing capacity, enables ‘significant’ liquidity for Jadestone ahead of gas project start-up

Jadestone Energy has confirmed the end of a bi-annual redetermination process for its $200 million r...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

WATCH: Short pit stop for Island Drilling rig at shipyard ahead of work in Africa

Island Drilling Company has made a quick pit stop at a shipyard to prepare its semi-submersible rig ...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 6 months ago
Industry Contribution

Validating a Certificate of Competence

MTCS are the industry-leading and internationally trusted company for assisting in the development a...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: 6 months ago

International offshore rig count takes a downturn

Baker Hughes’ international rig count report shows a sharp drop in the number of offshore rigs in Se...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Aker BP all-set to put Odfjell Drilling rig to work on two North Sea fields

Aker BP has received consent to use one of Odfjell Drilling’s rigs for production drilling on two fi...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

What’s happening with Borr Drilling’s rigs?

Offshore drilling contractor Borr Drilling has provided a contracting and activity update for five r...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 6 months ago
Industry Contribution

Electrifying the offshore market

The world is changing. We’re rapidly moving away from fossil fuels as our main source of energy. The...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Diamond Offshore rig embarks on its first North Sea gig with Repsol

Diamond Offshore’s semi-submersible rig has started its first assignment with Repsol in the UK...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

New 15-year deals enable Altera to redeploy FPSO and shuttle tanker at Eni’s African oil & gas project

Altera Infrastructure has secured contracts for the redeployment of an FPSO vessel and a shuttle tan...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Odfjell Drilling-managed rig starts drilling ops for Neptune in North Sea

Neptune Energy has kicked off drilling activities at an appraisal well in the Norwegian sector of th...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Two Shelf Drilling jack-up rigs booked for work in Nigeria

Shelf Drilling has secured new contracts for two jack-up rigs in its fleet, which have been hired to...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Petrobras weeks away from embarking on drilling campaign in ‘one of the world’s newest and most promising frontiers’

Petrobras is planning to kick off a drilling program in the Potiguar Basin on Brazil’s Equator...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

More work to keep Shelf Drilling rig busy until mid-2024

Shelf Drilling has secured a new contract extension for one of its jack-up rigs for operations on th...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Türkiye’s drillship kicks off drilling ops in Black Sea

TPAO has started drilling a new well in the Black Sea in a search for more hydrocarbons to further s...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Equinor ready to begin drilling work with Transocean rig

Equinor has received consent to use one of Transocean’s semi-submersible rigs for production drillin...

Categories:
  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 6 months ago

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