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  • 28 February 2014

    Noble Corporation confirmed today that the Noble Paul Wolff, a dynamically positioned semi-submersible rig operating off the coast of Brazil, experienced a ballast control incident on Friday, February 28 at approximately 01:00 a.m. (BRT) local time. The crew took prompt corrective action, including safely securing the well, and measures are currently underway to resolve the […]

  • 3 March 2014

    Noble Corporation issued an update on the status of Noble Paul Wolff, a dynamically positioned semisubmersible rig operating off the coast of Brazil.

  • 14 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    International offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation has secured a contract extension for its Noble Clyde Boudreaux semi-submersible drilling rig in Australia. The UK-based company said that the drillship would remain with Shell in Australia until late September 2015 on a $515.000 day rate.  The contract extension will become effective in April next year. Elsewhere, Noble […]

  • 13 April 2014

    Read the most popular articles of the week. New platforms, drillships, oil and gas discoveries, big contracts, etc.

  • 9 March 2014

    Most popular articles of the week March 3 – 9, 2014

  • 2 March 2014

    Most popular articles of the week Feb. 24 – Mar. 2

  • 29 July 2013

    The Brazilian Institute of Environmental and Renewable Natural Resources (IBAMA) has issued an operating license to Brasil Terminal Portuario (BTP) effective 19th, July 2013, marking an important milestone in the new port project and officially opening the terminal. “With this license we can now begin our commercial activities and play an important role in connecting […]

  • 29 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Brazilian Institute of Environmental and Renewable Natural Resources (IBAMA) has issued an operating license to Brasil Terminal Portuario (BTP) effective 19th, July 2013, marking an important milestone in the new port project and officially opening the terminal. “With this license we can now begin our commercial activities and play an important role in connecting […]

  • 5 December 2018

    Five armed criminals boarded a containership owned by Hamburg Sud in Santos anchorage, Brazil.

  • 2 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Regarding the two seeps – one in November, 2011 and the second in early March, 2012 – found in the Frade oil field, in Campos Basin, offshore Brazil, Chevron (Operator of the Frade oil field) released an open letter to the public on 29 March 2012 on the major Brazilian newspapers as described below. The […]

  • 2 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    Regarding the two seeps – one in November, 2011 and the second in early March, 2012 – found in the Frade oil field, in Campos Basin, offshore Brazil, Chevron (Operator of the Frade oil field) released an open letter to the public on 29 March 2012 on the major Brazilian newspapers as described below. The […]

  • 4 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Terminal Investment Limited (TIL) has purchased a 29% share in APM Terminals Callao through the acquisition of Callao Port Holding B.V. APM Terminals assumed operational control over the Callao facility in July 2011 under a 30-year concession together with the Unimar Group of Peru holding 20%, and is currently performing a major $749 million upgrade […]

  • 20 December 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Petrobras has approved an agreement with Sete Brasil related to a charter four and termination of contracts for 24 drilling rigs.

  • 3 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    APM Terminals and fellow Dutch-based global terminal operator, Terminal Investment Limited (TIL), announced the completion of the purchase of a 29% share in APM Terminals Callao by TIL through the acquisition of Callao Port Holding B.V. APM Terminals assumed operational control over the Callao facility in July 2011 under a 30-year concession together with the […]

  • 30 September 2012
    Business & Finance

      On September 28, Petrobras filed a writ of mandamus, in the capacity of injured third party, to suspend the injunction granted on July 31, 2012 that ordered the shutdown of the activities of Transocean Brasil Ltda (Transocean). The injunction stems from the Public-Interest Civil Action filed by the Federal Prosecution Office in the Federal […]

  • 13 June 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Norwegian company Los Elektro has secured a job onboard the Island Innovator semi-submersible rig. The contract value is between 15 and 25 million NOK. Under the contract, the company will replace cables and electrical equipment which were damaged when the rig tilted in the Hanøytangen yard on the last day of May. Los Energy said in a statement that […]

  • 11 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    A major road bridge with no need to open because ships ‘submerge’ under it, a concept dubbed the new Tilting Lock has been introduced by Dutch engineers at Royal HaskoningDHV. Major bridges that move to allow sailing yachts to pass beneath them, like the Zeeland Bridge in the Netherlands, are causing daily traffic congestion when […]

  • 19 April 2017
    Exploration & Production

    A CHC helicopter that crash-landed last week on the Petrobras-operated Sevan Brasil drilling rig off Brazil has been removed from the helipad.  Following a “rough landing” by the helicopter owned by CHC’s Brazilian unit, BHS, a video emerged this week showing its landing on the rig’s helideck. The rig is located in the Santos Basin, in […]

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

    CGG has started work on Espirito Santo IV, a large BroadSeis 3D multi-client survey in the deep and ultra-deep waters of the Espirito Santo Basin offshore Brazil. The Oceanic Champion is acquiring the survey which is expected to take seven months. This industry-supported survey will cover 10,300 square kilomters and be processed at CGG’s Rio […]

  • 23 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has produced new and updated charts and Port Approach Guides for Brazilian waters within the Admiralty Nautical Product & Services, as a response to expansion and modernization of Brazil’s ports and growing shipping lanes. The upgraded Brazil portfolio will include 23 charts to cover the expansion underway at many of Brazil’s ports; […]

  • 29 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Brasil Terminal Portuário (BTP) was officially opened yesterday with a gala celebration held at the new 1.2 million TEU annual capacity facility at the Port of Santos, featuring Brazilian Minister of Seaports, Antonio Henrique Silveira and 500 invited guests and media representatives. Development of the multi-purpose terminal project in South America’s busiest container port began […]

  • 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 […]