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  • 21 June 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Maersk Drilling has completed the sale of its jack-up rig Giant – formerly named Mærsk Giant – to the LOTOS Petrobaltic Group.

  • 9 November 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Danish offshore driller Maersk Drilling has said it has entered into an agreement to sell the jack-up rig Mærsk Giant to an Australasian-based independent O&G operator. 

  • 24 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    The Maersk Invincible, one of the world’s largest jack-up drilling rigs, has reached Norway after a long journey from South Korea, where it was built. The piece of information on the rig’s arrival to Norway was shared by its owner Maersk Drilling through social media on Wednesday. “Maersk Invincible has finally arrived in Stavanger, Norway […]

  • 10 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Danish drilling contractor Maersk Drilling has been awarded a new contract for the jack-up rig Mærsk Giant with its compatriot firm DONG Energy. The firm contract covers 150 days of work on the Nini and Siri field in the Danish part of the North Sea. The estimated contract value is $6 million. The contract is […]

  • 14 April 2010

    PSA has issued an order to Maersk after an audit on Maersk Giant. The PSA carried out an audit of the jack-ups system for preventing acute discharges. Non-conformities related to regulatory requirements concerning maintenance management and Maersk’s follow-up of non-conformities were found deficient.

  • 11 November 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Maersk Drilling’s jack-up drilling rig Maersk Giant has arrived at the Port of Esbjerg in Denmark after completing work for Dong Energy on the Siri oilfield, offshore Denmark. On Thursday, November 10 the port shared a photo through its social media channels showing the rig being towed to its position alongside sister jack-up drilling rig Maersk Resolute, […]

  • 15 January 2015
    Exploration & Production

    The Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway has decided to investigate the lifeboat incident which occurred on the Mærsk Giant jack-up drilling rig on January 14, 2015. According to the PSA, the incident occurred during testing of the lifeboat systems on the Mærsk Giant jack-up rig currently positioned on the Yme field in the southern North Sea. […]

  • 7 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    The 20,568 TEU Madrid Maersk, the largest container ship to call in North Europe so far, has made its maiden call at the UK’s Port of Felixstowe. Operated on the 2M NEU2 Asia to Europe service, the giant has arrived at the port with over 6,000 TEU for the UK loaded in China and Malaysia. […]

  • 2 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Danish drilling contractor Maersk Drilling has reported that its jack-up rig Mærsk Giant is being repaired due to a damaged spudcan. The Danish company in a tweet on October 1, said that the rig would be ready for the new contract start with DONG Energy in November. The Marine Traffic data show that the rig […]

  • 20 May 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Talisman Energy Norge AS, operator of production licence 672, has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 15/12-24 S, in the North Sea. The well is dry. The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) granted Talisman a drilling permit for this well in April 2015. The well was drilled in the central part of the North Sea about […]

  • 6 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Det norske oljeselskap ASA has received consent for exploration drilling using the Mærsk Giant jack-up rig to drill well 2/9-5 S Heimdalshø, in production licence 494, offshore Norway. The well is in the southern part of the North Sea, around 34 km west of  the Valhall field. Water depth at the site is approximately 65 metres. […]

  • 10 April 2015
    Exploration & Production

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Talisman Energy Norge AS a drilling permit for well 15/12-24 S, in the North Sea.  Well 15/12-24 S will be drilled from the Maersk Giant jack-up drilling rig, just northeast of the Varg field in the central part of the North Sea. The drilling programme for well 15/12-24 […]

  • 15 April 2015
    Exploration & Production

    The investigation by the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) into the incident on the jack-up rig Mærsk Giant, when a lifeboat was unintentionally launched to the sea, has now been completed. Several breaches of the regulations were identified.  The rig was positioned on the Yme field in the southern North Sea. At the time of the […]

  • 27 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    Maersk Line’s Triple E container ship behemoth Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller left the Spain’s Port of Algeciras yesterday loaded with 18,168 TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units), beating the previous world record held by another Maersk’s Triple E, Maersk Mary, which left the same port back in August 2014 carrying 17, 603 TEUs. Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller is carrying the […]

  • 12 May 2013

    Canada’s oil and gas exploration an production company Talisman Energy has kicked off drilling at the Frode prospect in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea. The well, which is situated in the production licence 299, approximately 16 km south-east of the Gyda field, was spudded on Friday, as announced by North Energy which owns a […]

  • 2 January 2013

    Dong E&P Norge AS (Dong) has received consent to conduct exploration drilling in block 3/7 offshore Norway. The well will be drilled with the Mærsk Giant jack-up rig. The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has granted Dong consent to carry out exploration drilling of well 3/7-9S. The objective of the drilling activity is to examine […]

  • 21 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    ULSTEIN’s yno 298, ‘Blue Guardian’, a platform supply vessel of the ULSTEIN PX121 design, has been contracted to support the jack-up rig Maersk Giant in its work on two subsea wells on the Norwegian continental shelf in the North Sea. The contracts with Det Norske Oljeselskap ASA and Repsol Exploration, respectively, have an estimated total […]

  • 6 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Det norske oljeselskap ASA has received consent for exploration drilling using the Mærsk Giant mobile drilling facility to drill well 2/9-5 S Heimdalshø, in production licence 494. The well is in the southern part of the North Sea, around 34 km west of Valhall. Water depth at the site is approx. 65 metres. Drilling is […]

  • 23 June 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Danish offshore drilling contractor Maersk Drilling is going to downsize its workforce in Norway as two of its rigs are going out of contract later this year. The rigs in question are the two jack-up units, Maersk Giant and Maersk Guardian. According to a Maersk Drilling spokesperson, the rigs will go off contract in the […]

  • 13 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Talisman Energy Norge AS a drilling permit for well 16/10-5, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 16/10-5 will be drilled from the drilling facility Mærsk Giant at position 58°00’1.37’’ north 02°07’59.99’’ east for Talisman Energy Norge AS in production licence 568. The drilling program for well […]

  • 29 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Det norske oljeselskap ASA, as operator of production license 494, has completed the drilling of wildcat well 2/9-5S on the Heimdalshø prospect, in the North Sea offshore Norway.  The well was drilled about 30 km east of the Valhall field on the Heimdalshø prospect. 2/9-5S was the first well to test a new play concept in […]

  • 23 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    Maersk Drilling has signed a new contract with Centrica Energi at a value of at least USD 60 million. With this contract the company’s rig capacity in Norway is sold out until the second quarter of 2014. The demand for ultra harsh environment rigs keeps growing while rig supply remains tight. The contract employing the […]