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  • 24 November 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Lundin Petroleum, an independent oil and gas exploration and production company, has started drilling of exploration well 7130/4-1 on the Ørnen prospect, in the Barents Sea, offshore Norway.  The well 7130/4-1 will explore the Ørnen prospect in PL708, located on the eastern parts of the Finnmark Platform in the southern Barents Sea. Lundin obtained the permit […]

  • 24 February 2016
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    German oil and gas company Wintershall has failed to find hydrocarbons in its Kvalross exploration well located in the Barents Sea, offshore Norway.  According to Faroe Petroleum, an independent oil and gas company and a partner in the project with 40% stake, the drilling has reached target depth on the Wintershall-operated Kvalross well. The Kvalross exploration well 7224/2-1 was […]

  • 25 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Lundin Norway AS a drilling permit for wellbore 33/2-1, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations. Wellbore 33/2-1 will be drilled from the Transocean Artic drilling facility at position 61°59’30.76” north and 1°32’42.52” east, after completing drilling of wildcat well 6406/12-3 for VNG Norge in production licence 586. […]

  • 30 December 2015

    Lundin Petroleum has failed to unearth hydrocarbons at its exploration well 7130/4-1 on the Ørnen prospect in the Barents Sea, offshore Norway. The well is located in PL708, on the eastern parts of the Finnmark Platform in the southern Barents Sea. According to Lunding, the well was dry and has been plugged and abandoned. The main target consisting […]

  • 23 June 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    VNG Norge has started the operation of the first of two new explorations wells in the Boomerang prospect in the Norwegian Sea. The new exploration wells are located in PL 586, at the Halten Terrace in the Boomerang prospect, not far away from the Pil & Bue discoveries that were made in 2014. VNG Norge said it […]

  • 26 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    CHC Group has been awarded a contract from Wintershall Dea to provide helicopter services in support of its forthcoming drilling program in the Norwegian Sea.

  • 9 November 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Irish oil and gas explorer Providence Resources has been denied a right to appeal to a court ruling in a case against offshore driller Transocean. Providence was seeking permission to appeal the Court of Appeal decision brought on April 13, 2016, regarding a prior litigation between Providence and Transocean over the use of the semi-submersible […]

  • 13 April 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Irish oil and gas company Providence Resources has requested a temporary suspension in trading of its shares on in London (AIM) and (ESM) in advance of a final court decision regarding a dispute with Transocean. The oil company in 2014 won a case against Transocean Drilling UK Limited, related to certain cost claims made by Transocean […]

  • 24 March 2017
    Exploration & Production

    Trøim and Fredriksen go all in on rig purchases while droves of investors look to jump on for the ride. If the market continues its recovery, they’ll do well. By David Carter Shinn Since last week, there have been two offshore rig transactions involving 17 rigs. Some of the details are still not public, but […]

  • 11 July 2017
    Exploration & Production

    South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering has reportedly delivered a newbuild drillship to Transocean, world’s largest offshore drilling contractor. South Korean news websites Yonhap and Pulse have both informed of the delivery citing a statement by DSME. Offshore Energy Today has reached out to Daewoo, seeking confirmation of the delivery. We will update the […]

  • 21 June 2011
    Business & Finance

    Bergen Group Hanøytangen has been awarded a contract from Semco Maritime in connection to a yard stay at Hanøytangen for the rig Transocen Winner in July /August 2011. Bergen Group Hanøytangen will be a subcontractor to Semco Maritime in the project estimated to a period of 45-50 days. The contract is pursuant to the LOI […]

  • 13 April 2016
    Exploration & Production

    An appeals court in London has issued a final ruling in a case between the Irish oil and gas exploration company Providence, and Transocean, one of the world’s largest offshore drilling contractors.  The dispute began in 2012 when Transocean laid a claim for Providence to pay $19 million in outstanding dayrates for the use of […]

  • 19 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    Transocean today officially opened its state-of-the-art training center and offices in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The training center and offices were opened by Dato’ Wee Yiaw Hin, Executive Vice President, Exploration and Production, of PETRONAS, and Steven L. Newman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Transocean. “It is exciting to celebrate the opening of our Kuala […]

  • 22 December 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Cameron, a Schlumberger company, has signed two 10-year pressure control equipment management service contracts with Transocean valued at more than $350 million.  The first contract calls for Schlumberger to manage Transocean’s Cameron risers in the Gulf of Mexico. The work scope includes storage, maintenance, inspection, repair, recertification and data-driven riser management on the rigs. Through the second contract, […]

  • 22 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    Cameron, a Schlumberger company, on Wednesday announced the signing of two 10-year pressure control equipment management service contracts on behalf of Transocean worth more than $350 million.  Schlumberger said that the first contract calls for it to manage Transocean’s Cameron risers in the Gulf of Mexico. This agreement includes storage, maintenance, inspection, repair, recertification, and […]

  • 7 November 2013

    Keppel FELS Limited (Keppel FELS), a wholly – owned subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M), has secured a repeat order from a subsidiary of Transocean Ltd. (Transocean) to build 5 KFELS Super B Class jackup rigs for $1. 1 billion. The rigs are scheduled to be delivered progressively from 1Q 2016 to 3 […]

  • 31 May 2015

    As the end of the last week of May approaches, we are bringing the weekly summary of the most popular articles on Offshore Energy Today. The most read story was the one on a man who was sentenced for lying to Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) inspectors in relation to the veracity of blowout preventer […]

  • 15 January 2018
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    U.S. oil company Murphy Oil has reportedly hired a drillship from the Swiss-based offshore driller Transocean.

  • 10 March 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Transocean’s semi-submersible rig Transocean Arctic does not meet all the requirements when it comes to the management of emergency preparedness and the working environment, the Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority said after it carried out an inspection of the rig from December 7 to 10, 2015. The objective of the audit of emergency preparedness was to monitor […]

  • 28 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Harris CapRock Communications, a provider of communications solutions, will install its Harris CapRock One system on Transocean’s entire fleet as part of a multi-year contract renewal for complete managed communications services. The contract provides satellite communications services and includes communications service on all current vessels, as well as pending newbuilds. “Harris CapRock is providing us […]

  • 31 July 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Offshore drilling company Transocean posted a net loss attributable to controlling interest of $1.135 billion. The results were affected by impairments of $1.117 billion.

  • 5 December 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Offshore drilling giant Transocean has become even bigger as it on Wednesday evening announced the completion of the acquisition of Ocean Rig UDW, an ultra-deepwater drilling specialist.