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  • 14 March 2013

    In respect to the suit filed by Archer Drilling, LLC  following the termination of Archer Drilling as the project manager of the modifications and repairs of the “Endeavour – Spirit of Independence” jack- up rig, Buccaneer Energy has launched a counterclaim. The Endeavour is owned by Kenai Offshore Ventures, LLC , which is a joint […]

  • 24 June 2013

    Atwood Oceanics, Inc. announced today that one of its subsidiaries has entered into a turnkey construction contract with Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. (DSME) to construct a fourth ultra-deepwater drillship, to be named the Atwood Archer, at the DSME yard in South Korea. The Atwood Archer is expected to be delivered by December […]

  • 22 September 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Statoil has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) to use a modular drilling rig (MDR) to drill a new production well at Heimdal gas field in the North Sea. Statoil is the operator of the Heimdal field, located around 212 kilometres north-west of Stavanger. Production on the field began in December 1985. An MDR […]

  • 15 August 2018

    Oil services company Archer will increase its Norwegian workforce by 30 percent by the end of 2018.

  • 30 September 2013
    Equipment

    Archer, the global oilfield service provider, has released STORMLOCK—an ISO 14310 V0-rated, gas-tight storm plug specifically designed for suspension operations in the Gulf of Mexico and other deepwater markets. STORMLOCK is being launched at Archer’s booth #435 at ATCE 2013 in New Orleans where a 10 3/4” STORMLOCK is on display. STORMLOCK is the latest […]

  • 23 February 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Archer Limited, a supplier of drilling and well services, will lay off around 1.000 workers, pressured by the drop in activity and the demand for its services, due the sharp decline in the oil price. Seeing the oil price go down, many of Archer’s customers have decided to significantly reduce their investments and expenditures. The company has said that the reduction […]

  • 24 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Atwood Oceanics, Inc. announced today that one of its subsidiaries has entered into a turnkey construction contract with Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. (“DSME”) to construct a fourth ultra-deepwater drillship, to be named the Atwood Archer, at the DSME yard in South Korea. The Atwood Archer is expected to be delivered by December […]

  • 30 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Archer Limited announces that ConocoPhillips has exercised an option to extend its contract with Archer AS for the provision of Platform Drilling services for the Greater Ekofisk Area. The Platform Drilling contract was originally signed in early 2010 and previously would have expired June 2015. The contract extension will now start immediately thereafter for five years […]

  • 4 November 2013
    Human Capital, Research & Development

    Research into the best ways to arrange wind turbines has produced staggering results — quite literally.  The University of Delaware’s Cristina Archer and her Atmosphere and Energy Research Group found that staggering and spacing out turbines in an offshore wind farm can improve performance by as much as 33 percent. Article by Teresa Messmore, UDaily […]

  • 9 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Repsol Norge has awarded oil services player Archer a four-year contract for the provision of plugging and abandonment (P&A) rig operations on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. The contract scope includes permanent plugging and abandonment of the wells on the Gyda platform. In addition to the firm contract term, three additional two-year extension options are available. […]

  • 8 July 2019
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Archer said Monday the contract was for five wells, with two one-well extension options

  • 21 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Employees from Archer, the global oilfield service provider, received a total of five awards at the International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC) North Sea Chapter Safety Awards. The event took place at the Ardoe House Hotel, Aberdeen, on Friday 10th of May 2013. Archer won the coveted award for overall safety performance in 2012 in […]

  • 24 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Atwood Oceanics, Inc. announced today that one of its subsidiaries has entered into a turnkey construction contract with Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. (“DSME”) to construct a fourth ultra-deepwater drillship, to be named the Atwood Archer, at the DSME yard in South Korea. The Atwood Archer is expected to be delivered by December […]

  • 3 July 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, IT & Software, Technology

    Subsea market intelligence and consultancy specialist Archer Knight has made a series of key appointments. The company has promoted four members of its team as it prepares for a period of UK and international expansion. On the consultancy side of the business, Derek Beddows will become director of diving safety & services. Meanwhile, Archer Knight […]

  • 27 February 2019

    Oilfield services provider Archer saw its net loss in the fourth quarter of 2018 deepen to $30.4 million, down from $22.7 million in the fourth quarter of 2017. Total revenues for the quarter grew to $233.2 million, compared to 4Q revenue of $223.7 million.

  • 8 August 2019
    Business & Finance

    Oil services company Archer returned to profit in the second quarter of this year from a loss in the same period last year. 

  • 18 February 2013
    Human Capital, Research & Development

    An associate professor at the University of Delaware, Cristina L. Archer, spoke about various advantages of wind energy at the “Why Wind Energy?” seminar held at the Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences building on Cook Campus on Friday. Besides its environmental benefits in comparison with fossil fuels, Archer stressed out the importance of abundance when […]

  • 30 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Archer has launched the ‘VIVID’ acoustic listening platform — a patented acoustic technology that detects, investigates and locates leaks in real-time, verifies cement barrier seals and characterizes downhole events with unparalleled precision. The VIVID platform consists of full-spectrum acoustic sensors that measure the broadest frequency bandwidth and amplitude of acoustic energy with industry-leading sensitivity and […]

  • 3 May 2013

    Archer, the global oilfield service provider, has commenced construction of a new 70,000 square foot base at Blackburn, Aberdeen in response to company expansion and recruitment requirements. The new facility will house over 170 employees who will relocate from the company’s four existing bases in Dyce and in Echt, near Westhill. Due to an increase […]

  • 28 September 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Global oilfield services provider Archer has secured a three year contract to provide platform drilling and maintenance services to six Apache platforms in the North Sea. As the incumbent contractor on the Forties Alpha, Forties Bravo, Forties Charlie and Forties Delta, this contract is an extension to the company’s existing contract which began in 2004. […]

  • 17 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Reservoir Link, the well intervention and perforating solutions provider, has been awarded a contract to deliver annulus wash and cementing assurance (AWCA) equipment and services with Archer to ROC Oil in Southeast Asia. The project, which is estimated to begin in Q4 2017, will see the companies provide equipment and services for ROC Oil’s Phase […]

  • 13 April 2020
    Business & Finance

    Archer Knight has added diving industry safety expert, Derek Beddows, to its team. Beddows was BP’s global diving technical authority. Archer Knight executive director David Sheret said: “Quite simply, Derek is a world authority on his specialist discipline. He provides a broad range of technical services and we are stronger with him as a member […]