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  • 8 July 2016
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Petrofac has been appointed well operator by Hurricane Energy in a three-year contract to support wells located in the North Sea, West of Shetland. Petrofac said it is the first outsourced well operator to manage a drilling campaign in the UKCS under new regulations set by the Offshore Safety Directive Regulator – with drilling having […]

  • 13 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    The crude oil tanker Agathonissos returned to complete repair works that started before Hurricane Dorian.

  • 11 September 2017

    The spike in freight rates for product tankers in the aftermath of the Hurricane Harvey is expected to be short-lived. Product tankers saw a 35-40 percent lift in spot rates since the hurricane made landfall on Texas on August 25, shutting down refineries. The tanker industry is taking advantage from the initial uncertainty caused by the […]

  • 19 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    Hurricane Exploration plc (“Hurricane”), an oil exploration company focused on hydrocarbon resources in fractured basement reservoirs, announces that it has appointed EPC Offshore to select the optimum concept for the development of Hurricane’s Lancaster discovery, one of the most significant oil discoveries in the West of Shetlands in recent years. Hurricane has a 100 per […]

  • 12 October 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Hurricane Energy has provisionally selected Technip and FMC Technologies, under their alliance, as its exclusive provider of subsea solutions for the Lancaster Early Production System (EPS) and for subsequent development of the Greater Lancaster Area. Located in UK blocks 205/21a, 205/22a and 205/26b, Lancaster presents the first basement prospect drilled by Hurricane and proved to be […]

  • 5 June 2014

    Sunday, June 1, marked the beginning of the 2014 Atlantic hurricane season. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) predicts a relatively inactive June-November hurricane season this year, following the quietest hurricane season in the past two decades in 2013. NOAA projects a 70% probability of 8-13 named storms this hurricane season, of which 3-6 […]

  • 10 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    Cruise lines rerouted their ships due to hurricane Florence, which is gaining strength in the central Atlantic.

  • 31 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    U.S. Senator Mary L. Landrieu, D-La., yesterday praised passage of legislation that will provide $60.4 billion to help recover from Hurricane Sandy and other disasters in 2012 such as Hurricane Isaac. Areas in Louisiana affected by Hurricane Isaac will greatly benefit from increased funding to FEMA’s Disaster Relief Fund, the Corps of Engineers and USDA […]

  • 12 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    Hurricane Energy plc, a UK-based oil and gas company, has provisionally selected Technip and FMC Technologies, under their alliance, as its exclusive provider of subsea solutions for the Lancaster Early Production System (EPS) and for subsequent development of the Greater Lancaster Area in the North Sea.  The field, located West of Shetland, is expected to […]

  • 11 December 2017
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    Hurricane Energy’s share price rose more than ten percent on Monday after a competent person’s report boosted its oil reserves estimate by 231 percent. Hurricane said its total 2P Reserves + 2C Contingent Resources increased by ~231% to 2.6 billion barrels of oil equivalent. The report covered Hurricane’s Rona Ridge assets in the UK North […]

  • 3 July 2014

    Hurricane Energy plc has demobilised the Transocean Sedco 712 semi-submersible drilling unit from the Lancaster horizontal appraisal well, West of Shetland, at 2100hrs on 1 July 2014. The Sedco 712 was under contract to Hurricane for 73.5 days – under the budgeted AFE of 75.9 days. Whilst on location the drilling unit successfully drilled and […]

  • 3 September 2018
    Exploration & Production, Infrastructure

    Spirit Energy has farmed into 50% of Hurricane Energy’s Lincoln and Warwick licenses offshore UK.

  • 28 November 2016
    Business & Finance, Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    Hurricane Energy, a UK-based oil and gas company, has signed heads of terms with Bluewater Energy Services for the use of the Aoka Mizu floating production storage and offloading vessel (FPSO) on the company’s Lancaster field, West of Shetland. Hurricane informed on Monday it intends to use the Aoka Mizu for the Early Production System […]

  • 3 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Hurricane Energy plc has announced that it successfully demobilized the Transocean Sedco 712 semi-submersible drilling unit from the Lancaster horizontal appraisal well, West of Shetland, at 2100hrs on 1 July 2014. The Sedco 712 was under contract to Hurricane for 73.5 days – under the budgeted AFE of 75.9 days. Whilst on location the drilling […]

  • 5 March 2014
    Environment, Research & Development

    Computer simulations by Professor Mark Z. Jacobson from Stanford University have shown that offshore wind farms with thousands of wind turbines could have sapped the power of three real-life hurricanes, significantly decreasing their winds and accompanying storm surge, and possibly preventing billions of dollars in damages. For the past 24 years, Mark Z. Jacobson, a […]

  • 6 June 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    Hurricane Energy has achieved first oil from the Lancaster field Early Production System. The Aoka Mizu FPSO’s start-up phase was completed with a 72-hour production test on Tuesday, Hurricane said. The combined flow from both wells during this test period reached and maintained the planned production rate of 20,000 barrels of oil per day (bopd). […]

  • 22 September 2016

    Hurricane Energy, a UK-company working to bring online one of the largest undeveloped fields in the UK North Sea – the Lancaster – has said that the field could be much bigger that initially estimated. This was said by the company’s CEO Robert Trice, who said Thursday that the first well showed the Lancaster could […]

  • 8 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will continue its Hurricane Sandy recovery operations during the federal government shutdown created by the lapse in federal funding. The Hurricane Sandy recovery program includes restoring previously constructed Corps projects that were severely impacted by Hurricane Sandy, repairing Sandy-damaged navigation channels and structures that the Corps has built and […]

  • 9 September 2016

    UK-based oil and gas exploration company Hurricane Energy has completed drilling of the pilot well at its Lancaster field west of Shetland Islands, confirming oil presence. The well, located in license P1368 Central in which Hurricane has a 100% interest, had been drilled using the Transocean Spitsbergen drilling rig. The 205/21a-7 pilot well is the first in […]

  • 20 October 2016

    Hurricane Energy, a company working to develop its Lancaster discovery located West of the Shetland Islands, has conditionally raised £70 million through a share placement with existing and other institutional investors. The company on Thursday said £70 million would be through an issuance of 205,882,353 Placing Shares at a price of 34 pence per share. […]

  • 23 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Hurricane Energy has appointed a new non-executive chairman of the board of directors, effective May 1, 2018.  

  • 29 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Hutchinson Island residents and visitors will see work on local beaches this winter that will improve the barrier island’s resiliency to storm events and help reduce risks to infrastructure. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Jacksonville District awarded the Martin County Hurricane and Storm Damage Reduction contract September 26 to take sand from offshore and […]