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  • 1 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    GCE Ocean Technology said that Jon Arve Sværen (OneSubsea) was re-elected as chairman of the board at its annual meeting in Bergen in April. In addition, a new board was elected. The GCE board structure in 2019-2020: Jon Arve Sværen, OneSubsea; Tove Ormevik, Aker BP; Tor Willgohs Knudsen, Equinor; Tom Georg Indrevik, Nye Øygarden Kommune; […]

  • 11 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    Eidesvik Offshore has been awarded a contract for its Viking Lady platform supply vessel.

  • 18 July 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Spanish oil firm Repsol has received consent from the PSA for exploration drilling in the North Sea using the Scarabeo 8 drilling rig.

  • 13 October 2016

    Norwegian offshore vessel provider Eidesvik Offshore and French geophysical company CGG have agreed to terminate with immediate effect the contract for the seismic vessel Viking Vision.   According to Eidesvik’s statement on Thursday, the contract was due to expire at the end of July 2017. The shipping company said that payment of the charter rate […]

  • 30 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian seabed seismic services player, Magseis, has bounced back in black in the first quarter 2017 on higher revenues backed by its Red Sea campaign. The Oslo-listed company has seen its revenues at USD 21 million, up from USD 18 million same time last year. The Q1 2017 revenues is a result of the Saudi Aramco […]

  • 16 September 2010
    Business & Finance

    Statoil has received consent to carry out plugging, sidetrack drilling and completion of wells with the Stena Don mobile facility. The consent applies to the wells 31/5-J-14H, 31/5-J-14 AY1H and 31/5-J-14 AY2H, which are part of production licences 054 and 085. The planned start-up of operations on Troll will be as soon as the facility […]

  • 19 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    During the period 28-29 February 2012, the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) , a Norwegian governmental supervisory authority, carried out an inspection targeting maritime systems and load-bearing structures on board Scarabeo 8. Scarabeo 8 is a semi submersible rig of “Moss CS 50 MkII” design with dynamic positioning (DP) for operation in ultra-deep water and […]

  • 14 March 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Proafe’s tender support vessel Safe Scandinavia has completed onshore acceptance testing and is now mobilizing to the Oseberg Øst installation in the North Sea to start drilling support operations for Statoil. The Safe Scandinavia was converted from a semi-submersible accommodation rig to a tender support vessel at the Westcon yard in Ølensvåg, Norway. The rig arrived at the yard for […]

  • 5 July 2013

    Eni Norge has received consent to carry out exploration drilling of well 7016/2-1 in production licence 529 in the Barents Sea using the Scarabeo 8 semi-submersible drilling rig. Water depth at the site is approximately 1368 metres. The planned start-up is July 2013 with a duration of 67 days, depending on whether a discovery is made. Scarabeo 8 […]

  • 18 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian seabed seismic services player Magseis has bounced back in black in the second quarter of 2017 as revenue jumped over 150 percent. The Oslo-listed company has seen its revenue at USD 19.4 million, up from USD 7.7 million same time last year. Revenue for the first half of 2017 came at $40.5 million, against […]

  • 2 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian seabed seismic services player Magseis has bounced back in black in the third quarter of 2017 as revenue jumped close to 120 percent when compared to the prior-year quarter. The Oslo-listed company has seen its revenue at USD 28.6 million, up from USD 13.1 million same time last year. Revenue for the first nine […]

  • 26 August 2013

     Odfjell Drilling’s semi Deepsea Bergen will be berthed at the Coast Centre Base (CCB) yard in September. The rig will be modified for continued drilling services for Statoil. Odfjell Drilling has awarded CCB the contract for the yard stay for Deepsea Bergen where the rig will undergo planned client modifications for Statoil.  “The choice of […]

  • 17 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Oil company Lundin Norway has declared its third option to extend the existing contract of the Ocean Rig-owned semi-submersible rig, Leiv Eiriksson. In addition, Ocean Rig has granted Lundin two additional options to drill further wells in the future, the driller said on Monday. As a result of these developments, the rig now has firm […]

  • 26 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    Odfjell Drilling’s semi Deepsea Bergen will be berthed at the Coast Centre Base (CCB) yard in September. The rig will be modified for continued drilling services for Statoil. Odfjell Drilling has awarded CCB the contract for the yard stay for Deepsea Bergen where the rig will undergo planned client modifications for Statoil. “The choice of […]

  • 26 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    Odfjell Drilling’s semi Deepsea Bergen will be berthed at the Coast Centre Base (CCB) yard in September. The rig will be modified for continued drilling services for Statoil. Odfjell Drilling has awarded CCB the contract for the yard stay for Deepsea Bergen where the rig will undergo planned client modifications for Statoil. “The choice of […]

  • 17 January 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    The largest crane system constructed to date by J D Neuhaus has been delivered to Westcon Lofteteknikk AS (WCL) of Norway for use on an offshore drilling rig. The semi portal design comprises an A-frame supporting twin overhead horizontal track beams providing a 7.5 metre span. The crane has an approximate height of 11.5 metres […]

  • 20 May 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Oil and gas company Vår Energi has received consent from the Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority to use the Saipem-owned Scarabeo 8 drilling rig.

  • 29 November 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Four J D Neuhaus type EH50 air operated monorail hoists have been supplied and mounted by Westcon Løfteteknikk AS of Bergen to the Maersk offshore rig Guardian. These products have been specified for the synchronised lifting and handling of an 18.3/4” 15,000psi BOP unit before and after drilling operations. Two hoists are each mounted on […]

  • 16 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian oil and gas company Equinor has awarded charter contracts to two compatriot offshore vessel providers, Eidesvik and Havila.  

  • 11 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian oil and gas company Aker BP has awarded a contract to Eidesvik for its Viking Lady platform supply vessel. 

  • 24 February 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian seabed seismic services player, Magseis, has bounced back in black at the end of the fourth quarter 2016 with its quarterly revenues at all-time high. The Oslo-listed company has seen its revenues up to USD 20 million from USD 5.5 million same time last year. The Q4 2016 revenues is a result of the Saudi Aramco Red […]

  • 11 April 2016

    The Henry Goodrich drilling rig is on its way to where it spent years of its active drilling life, Canada. The image above, taken by ‎Morten Christiansen, shows the semi-submersible drilling unit being towed by the Maersk Detector anchor handling tug supply vessel. According to Christiansen, the image was taken on Sunday, April 10, 2016 as […]