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  • 9 June 2016

    Late in December 2015, a semi-submersible drilling rig was struck by an enormous wave, leading to the death of a worker aboard the platform – first fatality in Norway since 2009. The rig, COSL Innovator, was working for Statoil at the Troll field in the North Sea, offshore Norway. Four more workers were injured. The […]

  • 11 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Lundin Petroleum has hired the COSL Innovator semi-submersible drilling rig for one well offshore Norway. The contract is expected to start in March 2018. Lundin will have an option to extend the contract for eight more wells. “This is another fantastic news to give our organization. We are proud and humbled to be trusted by […]

  • 28 May 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Offshore driller COSL has some work to do to make its COSLInnovator semi-submersible drilling rig fully compliant with the Norwegian regulation.

  • 31 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    One person has died and two other were injured as a result of the breaking wave that hit the drilling rig COSL Innovator on Wednesday, December 30, Statoil and COSL confirmed. COSL Innovator is under contract to Statoil at the Troll field in the North Sea, west of Bergen. As informed, the two injured people […]

  • 31 December 2015
    Exploration & Production

    The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway has decided to investigate a fatal incident that occurred on the COSL Pioneer drilling rig at the Troll field on Wednesday, December 30, 2015, when one person was killed and two others injured. As previously reported, a big wave hit the living quarters of the COSL Innovator drilling unit during the […]

  • 31 December 2015

    One worker died after a heavy wave hit the COSL Innovator drilling rig offshore Norway on Wednesday, the operator of the rig Statoil, has informed. The company Wednesday said two other people were injured and were receiving medical treatment ashore. The COSL Innovator rig is now heading to shore under its own power.   COSL Innovator […]

  • 10 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Statoil Petroleum AS has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway to use the COSL Innovator mobile drilling rig for production drilling on the Troll field, offshore Norway, using the Controlled Mud Level method. The consent covers the use of COSL Innovator for production drilling on 8½” sections in well 31/2-L-22 on the Troll […]

  • 26 March 2018

    Swedish oil company Lundin Petroleum has completed an appraisal well near its Luno II discovery offshore Norway, and the results are better than expected.

  • 21 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    The second semi-submersible drilling rig COSL Innovator  produced by Yantai CIMC Raffles Offshore Ltd (CIMC raffles) for COSL Drilling Europe AS (CDE) departed from CIMC raffles on 8:00 AM 21th Dec 2011. Approximately 120 employees from the yard attended the see off Ceremony. It is the second deep water semi-submersible drilling platform built by Yantai […]

  • 11 July 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Irish oil and gas operator Providence has yet to receive funds from China’s APEC as part of the previously agreed loan regarding to Barryroe project farm-out offshore Ireland.

  • 4 January 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Offshore Energy Today reported last week that an offshore worker had died after a heavy wave hit the COSL Innovator drilling rig offshore Norway. The worker has now been identified by his union, Industri Energi.  Rune Morten Narvåg, aged 53, was killed by a giant wave that hit the rig operating for Statoil in the […]

  • 10 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    The semi-submersible drilling facility COSLInnovator has received the PSA’s Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC). On 30 March 2012, the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) granted COSL Drilling Europe AS an Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC) for the semi-submersible drilling facility COSLInnovator. COSLInnovator was constructed at the Yantai Raffles Shipyard in China. The drilling package was delivered by […]

  • 18 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    From 10 to 13 June 2014, the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway carried out an audit of Statoil’s use of managed pressure drilling using COSL Innovator on the Troll field. The objective of the activity was to audit that Statoil, the service providers, drilling contractor and other stakeholders, were planning, performing, and garnering experience from the […]

  • 1 February 2019
    Exploration & Production

    COSL Drilling’s semi-submersible drilling rig COSL Innovator has been nominated as the rig to drill at the Barryroe oil accumulation located in the North Celtic Sea offshore Ireland. Providence Resources, the Ireland-based company whose subsidiary Exola operates the license containing the Barryroe prospect said on Wednesday:”…the Barryroe Partners can now confirm that COSL have nominated […]

  • 8 March 2018
    Exploration & Production

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Lundin Norway a drilling permit for an appraisal well in the North Sea offshore Norway. 

  • 17 October 2016
    Exploration & Production

    October 17, 2016 – Waves are like snowflakes, and no two snowflakes are alike…

  • 31 December 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Songa Endurance semi-submersible drilling rig has started drilling operations under its contract with Statoil in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea. The rig’s owner Songa Offshore broke the news on Thursday, saying that the rig “is now on operating rate”. The Songa Endurance is on an eight-year drilling contract with Statoil at the Troll oil and […]

  • 14 June 2012

    Statoil Petroleum AS has been granted consent for drilling on the Troll field with the mobile drilling facility COSLInnovator.  The consent applies to drilling, completion and plugback on the Troll field in production licence 054 and 085. The water depth at the sites varies from 333 metres to 377 metres. Statoil’s contract with COSL Drilling […]

  • 15 January 2016

    Industri Energi, a Norwegian workers’ union, demands to take part in the investigation of the death of an oil worker that happened in December when a giant wave hit the COSL Innovator drilling rig in the North Sea. “We want to be involved in the investigation which cost the life of one of our members,” says […]

  • 23 March 2018

    Swedish oil and gas company Lundin Petroleum has chartered two LNG-powered platform supply vessels from Island Offshore.

  • 18 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    From 10 to 13 June 2014, the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway carried out an audit of Statoil’s use of managed pressure drilling using COSL Innovator on the Troll field. Objective The objective of the activity was to audit that Statoil, the service providers, drilling contractor and other stakeholders, were planning, performing, and garnering experience from, […]

  • 14 May 2014

    Offshore technology provider Enhanced Drilling has successfully completed a landmark pilot project with Statoil. The EC-Drill ® system from Enhanced Drilling is a managed-pressure-drilling system for use off floating rigs. The pilot, conducted on the Troll Field on the Norwegian Continental Shelf, saw EC-Drill® being used in the drilling of three branches of a well. Drilling of the […]