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  • 27 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    Trapoil , the independent oil and gas exploration, appraisal and production company focused on the UK Continental Shelf (“UKCS”) region of the North Sea, announces that operations on the Scotney (Licence P.1658, Block 20/5b) exploration prospect (“Scotney”) have experienced certain operational and weather related delays. As a consequence, the well is currently approximately 24 days […]

  • 4 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has won a contract to build three shuttle tankers plus an option for one more for a US owner, most probably Teekay Offshore, who recently announced the placing of an identical order at a Korean shipyard. Both SHI and Teekay say in their press releases that the tankers […]

  • 13 October 2015

    A fire broke out on the Terra Nova FPSO, offshore St. John’s, Canada, on Friday. Suncor, the operator, reported a grease fire from a char boiler in the galley on the FPSO. According to C-NLOPB, the offshore safety watchdog, the fire was extinguished, with no injuries reported. The incident happened about 8:20 p.m. on October 10. […]

  • 21 October 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Trapoil, the independent oil and gas exploration, appraisal and production company focused on the UK Continental Shelf (“UKCS”) announces an update covering arrangements with Norwegian Energy Company UK Limited (“Noreco”). Proposed Arrangements and Revised Equity Interests Trapoil has been informed by Noreco that it no longer intends to drill the Crazy Horse well, which was […]

  • 11 March 2014

    Hibernia Management and Development Company has reported a high potential near miss on the Hibernia Platform, offshore Canada.

  • 29 April 2014

    Two drilling rigs located offshore Newfoundland, Canada have disconnected from their respective wells ahead of incoming icebergs. According to a tweet by The Canada-Newfoundland Offshore Petroleum Board, dated April 27, as a precaution, the Henry Goodrich and West Aquarius rigs have safely disconnected from their wells due to approaching icebergs. The Henry Goodrich, owned by Transocean, […]

  • 29 February 2012

    Anadarko Petroleum Corporation today announced the election of Charles W. “Chip” Goodyear to serve as an independent director of the company, effective March 1, 2012. Goodyear will become a member of the Board’s Audit and Nominating and Corporate Governance committees. Additionally, the company announced the nominations of Richard L. “Rick” George and Eric D. Mullins […]

  • 11 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    C-NLOPB, the regulatory agency for the Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Area received notification from Suncor Energy that a helicopter owned by Cougar that was en route to the Terra Nova FPSO returned to base and landed safely at approximately 8:10 a.m., January 11, 2012. The helicopter was some 20 miles out from St. John’s when […]

  • 12 May 2016

    A fire broke out this week aboard the Hibernia platform, offshore Canada. According to Canadian safety authority Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (CNLOP) the incident involved a flame originating from under the insulation of a high pressure cleaning unit on the Hibernia Platform. “On May 9 at approximately 7:30 a.m., two workers observed the flame and […]

  • 19 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) will continue its provision of engineering, procurement and construction services to the Hibernia platform, offshore Newfoundland and Labrador, under a new multi-million dollar, five-year contract extension from Hibernia Management and Development Company Ltd. (HMDC). Since first oil in 1997 WGPSN has been providing these services and according to the company, the […]

  • 11 May 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has approved the plan for development and operation of Centrica-operated Oda field, located in the North Sea licence PL 405. The operator of the field, on behalf of the partners, submitted the development plan in 2016. The proposed development will include a 4-slot seabed template with two production wells, […]

  • 24 May 2012

    Awilco Drilling PLC, a UK-based drilling contractor,  has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Hess UK Ltd for the provision of WilHunter semi submersible rig for work related to Hess’ 2013 and 2014 abandonment program in the Central North Sea. The firm contract duration is 400 days with a contract value of approximately USD […]

  • 25 December 2018

    Located off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador, Hebron is one of the world’s largest offshore platforms. But what is it like to work and live in such a place, located hundreds of miles from the nearest land?

  • 3 October 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Aker BP has reached an agreement to acquire working interest in eight licenses from Tullow Norge. The transaction will see Aker BP strengthen its position in areas surrounding the Ula, North of Alvheim, Skarv and the Krafla/Askja areas. Furthermore, the transaction includes 15 percent in the Oda (previously known as Butch) discovery in PL 405. […]

  • 26 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Image Courtesy: Teekay Teekay Offshore has taken delivery of Beothuk Spirit, the first of its three Heritage Class shuttle tankers, from Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) shipyard in South Korea.  Currently, the 147,000 dwt Beothuk Spirit, which flies the flag of Canada, has a market value of USD 104.61 million, according to data provided by VesselsValue. […]

  • 21 October 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Oil major ExxonMobil has started drilling operations on a well located offshore Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. 

  • 13 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    The final Heritage Class newbuilding shuttle tanker, M/T Dorset Spirit, has been handed over to Teekay.

  • 2 July 2015
    Exploration & Production

    The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has given Premier Oil Norge AS consent to use Maersk Guardian rig to drill exploration well 3/7-10 S in the southern part of the Norwegian North Sea. Premier Oil is the operator for production licence 539 in block 3/7 in Myrhauk formation, located in the North Sea, around 240 kilometres […]

  • 20 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    NorSea Group has signed a nationwide contract with a consortium of operating companies for the delivery of base and logistics services. The contract came into force in January 2014 and has a duration of three years, plus options for up to 6 years. The companies in the consortium have an extensive drilling program of at […]

  • 24 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Centrica Resources (Norge) AS a drilling permit for wellbore 6506/11-9 S, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations. Wellbore 6506/11-9 S will be drilled from the West Alpha drilling facility at position 65°10’18.54” north and 6°37’21.26” east after completing drilling of wildcat well 6507/7-15 S for RWE Dea […]

  • 16 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Centrica Energi (Norge) AS a drilling permit for well 8/10-5 S. Well 8/10 5 S will be drilled from the Maersk Giant rig at position 57°3’32.49’’north and 3°6’46.91”east. The drilling program for well 8/10-5 S relates to drilling of a wildcat well in production licence 405. Centrica Energi […]

  • 27 December 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Spirit Energy has encountered disappointing results by drilling the Cassidy exploration well in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea within the Oda license.