Search results for: Bjørnar Iversen

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  • 13 May 2013

    Songa Offshore SE, a Cyprus-headquartered offshore drilling contractor, has appointed Bjørnar Iversen as new CEO of Songa Offshore SE, effective as of June 1st. Iversen will relocate to Limassol and take up the position only weeks after he joined the company as president of Songa Rig AS. “Sometimes you are simply lucky enough to find […]

  • 26 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Songa Offshore SE reports operating revenue for the fourth quarter of USD 154.7 million and an EBITDA of USD 65.3 million. Net profit for the quarter was USD 1.4 million including the recognition of an impairment charge for Songa Mercur and Songa Venus of USD 24.7 million in the quarter corresponding to the rigs’ EBITDA […]

  • 6 September 2019
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Following its recent financial restructuring, Dolphin Drilling is establishing its international headquarters in Aberdeen.

  • 26 June 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Dolphin Drilling has secured a letter of intent with a Norwegian operator for a three-well P&A operation on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.

  • 17 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Songa Offshore SE reports operating revenue for the fourth quarter of USD 154.3 million and an EBITDA of USD 59.8 million. Net loss for the quarter was USD 137.3 million including the recognition of an impairment charge for Songa Mercur and Songa Venus of USD 72.3 million in the quarter, and non-recurring cost of USD […]

  • 3 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Offshore drilling contractor Dolphin Drilling has secured further work for its Borgland Dolphin semi-submersible drilling rig to start in early 2020.

  • 7 June 2013

    Michael Mannering, President of the Rig Management Group at Schlumberger, was today elected Chairman of the Board of Directors of Songa Offshore SE at the company’s annual general meeting today. Mannering, who succeeds Jens A Wilhelmsen, has more than 30 years experience from the international drilling industry. He is also Chairman of Saxon Energy Services, […]

  • 20 February 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Songa Offshore has agreed upon final delivery dates for Cat D rigs with South Korea’s shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME). To remind, Statoil awarded the contract for construction of two Cat D rigs to Songa in 2011 and they were scheduled for delivery in 2014. The second order for two more Cat D rigs was […]

  • 2 February 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Drilling contractor Songa Offshore is set to lay off 200 workers, and shut offices in UK and South Korea. The company on Tuesday said the move was needed as the company “is now transforming from being largely a projects organization to an optimized operating organization.” As part of the process, Songa Offshore said the overall […]

  • 26 February 2020
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Dolphin Drilling has secured a one well plus one optional well contract with Wellesley Petroleum for drilling work on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.

  • 7 December 2015
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Songa Offshore’s first Cat D rig, Songa Equinox, has started drilling operations at the Troll Field, offshore Norway, under its eight-year drilling contract with Statoil.  The rig is now on operating rate, Songa Offshore, an offshore drilling contractor, reported on Monday. The rig’s dayrate with Statoil is $484 000 and the contract has four additional three-year […]

  • 10 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    IFS, the global enterprise applications company, has announced that Songa Offshore, an international midwater drilling contractor active in the North Atlantic basin, has chosen to deploy IFS Applications™ for Offshore Service to support its onshore and offshore operations.   The contract includes licenses and services worth approximately Nkr 40 million ($6.7 mln USD). Songa Offshore operates five semi-submersible […]

  • 16 December 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Songa Offshore, an offshore drilling contractor, has taken delivery of Songa Encourage from Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) in Korea. This is Songa’s third Category D rig delivered from DSME, the first two being Songa Equinox, delivered in June, and Songa Endurance, delivered in August. All four rigs have been specifically built for and contracted […]

  • 4 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Songa Offshore SE has today received the resignation of the company’s Chief Financial Officer, Geir Karlsen. He will, until the end of 2013, remain at the Company’s disposal as Executive Vice President. Executive Vice President Jan Rune Steinsland has been appointed as new Chief Financial Officer as from today. “Since joining Songa in April of […]

  • 25 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    Songa Offshore SE, a Cyprus-headquartered offshore drilling contractor, reports operating revenue for the fourth quarter 2012 of USD 134.6 million and an EBITDA of USD 41.8 million. Net loss for the quarter is USD 218.9 million, including the recognition of an impairment loss of USD 213.3 million.  “We have put a couple of very challenging […]

  • 3 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has held a naming ceremony for four semi-submersible rigs, Hull No. 3031, 3032, 3034, 3035, ordered by the Norwegian-based Songa Offshore. Around 290 guests attended the naming ceremony held in H quay, at the Okpo shipyard, on October 24, including Frederik W. Mohn, Chairman of the Board […]

  • 31 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    Dolphin Drilling has elected a new chairman following the resignation of its board members and termination of the entire management team amid financial restructuring. 

  • 13 February 2020

    UK independent i3 Energy has opened its data room to potential partner companies looking to farm into the company’s UK North Sea assets.

  • 26 November 2019
    Exploration & Production

    The UK focused oil and gas company i3 Energy said that the initial results from its Liberator Well 13/23c-11 in the North Sea showed the sand thickness above the oil-water contact was “lower than anticipated.” The 13/23c-11 well is being drilled by the Borgland Dolphin semi-submersible drilling rig on i3 Energy’s  Liberator Field. By Monday, […]

  • 10 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Songa Offshore has informed that its semi-submersible rig Songa Dee is scheduled to leave the yard in Invergordon, Scotland in the week starting November 10, 2014.   The rig is expected to be back on day rate 4-5 days after departure from yard to continue its contract with Statoil. To remind, Songa Dee semi-sub arrived at […]

  • 9 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    Offshore driller Transocean has received regulatory approval for the compulsory acquisition of remaining shares in Songa Offshore.

  • 27 April 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production

    Dolphin Drilling will carry out a programme of North Sea drilling work for Wellesley Petroleum.