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Posted: 1 day ago

Archer lands extension for services on seven UK North Sea installations

Archer has secured a two-year contract extension with a major North Sea operator for the provision o...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 1 day ago
Posted: 8 days ago

Sleipnir SSCV installs Tolmount platform in North Sea

Heerema’s Sleipnir, the LNG-powered world’s largest semi-submersible crane vessel, has i...

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  • Heavy lifting
Posted: 8 days ago
Posted: 9 days ago

Tulip Oil halves gas production from North Sea field

Tulip Oil halved its gas production from the Q10-A field in the Dutch North Sea in the third quarter...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: 9 days ago

Equinor to use West Hercules rig for North Sea drilling

Norwegian oil major Equinor has received consent from the offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: 9 days ago

Wood gets $75 million worth Mariner job from Equinor

Oilfield services provider Wood has secured a new contract with Equinor to support its operations at...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: 15 days ago

Neptune Energy increases stake in Dugong discovery

Oil and gas exploration firm Neptune Energy has signed an agreement with Concedo for the acquisition...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 15 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

Premier Oil and Chrysaor to merge in largest independent oil & gas player on LSE

Premier Oil has reached an agreement with Harbour’s UK operating company Chrysaor regarding a ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

IOG gives up on Deltic Energy takeover plans

Independent Oil & Gas (IOG) has given up on its plan to acquire its compatriot oil and gas playe...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Equinor forced to shut down four fields due to strike

Equinor has been forced to shut down four of its offshore fields following an escalation in strike a...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Borr Drilling keeping busy as rigs head to new assignments

Borr Drilling is keeping its fleet busy as three of its rigs have recently started their new contrac...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Offshore workers’ strike to hit production on six Norwegian fields

Strike action by Norwegian offshore oil and gas workers will affect production on six fields in the ...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Pandion to enter Calypso prospect after swapping license interests with ConocoPhillips

Pandion Energy has entered into an agreement with ConocoPhillips to swap interests in licenses locat...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

Maersk Drilling lands new North Sea gig with Dana

Maersk Drilling has secured a contract from Dana Petroleum to drill two development wells as part of...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 23 days ago

Equinor gearing up to drill North Sea well

Equinor has received consent from the country’s offshore safety regulator for exploration dril...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 23 days ago
Posted: 24 days ago

Lundin: Edvard Grieg reserves increased by 50 million barrels of oil equivalent

Lundin Energy has said that the Edvard Grieg field reserves have been increased by 50 million barrel...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 24 days ago
Posted: 24 days ago

Equinor makes oil and gas discovery in North Sea

Norwegian oil and gas giant Equinor has made an oil and gas discovery near the Fram field in the Nor...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 24 days ago
Posted: 25 days ago

UK regulator ‘exploring tougher measures’ on flaring and venting of greenhouse gases in oil & gas production

The UK’s OGA has decided to scrutinise requests for flaring and venting of greenhouse gases of...

Categories:
  • Environment
Posted: 25 days ago
Posted: 25 days ago

Wintershall Noordzee brings third Sillimanite well online

Wintershall Noordzee has drilled the Sillimanite South field discovery well and directly converted i...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 25 days ago
Posted: 25 days ago

Total moves Tyra project into the next phase following jacket installation

French oil major Total has installed two new jackets for the Tyra field redevelopment project locate...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 25 days ago
Posted: 25 days ago

Equinor ready to submit plan for one of largest undeveloped oil discoveries in Norway

Norwegian oil and gas giant Equinor and partners Petoro, Vår Energi, and ConocoPhillips have decided...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 25 days ago
Posted: 28 days ago

Aker Solutions nets Edvard Grieg electrification deal

Norwegian oilfield services provider Aker Solutions has signed an engineering, procurement, construc...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 28 days ago
Posted: 29 days ago

Archer wins four-year extension with Apache in North Sea

Archer has secured a four-year contract extension with Apache for the provision of platform drilling...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 29 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

OGA names Central North Sea area manager

The UK’s Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has appointed a new area manager for the Central North Se...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Posted: about 1 month ago

Neptune makes first step in offshore execution of North Sea project

Neptune Energy and its joint venture partners BP and JAPEX have started the subsea construction phas...

Categories:
  • Business developments & projects
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

UK needs to electrify oil & gas platforms to reach net-zero goal, Rystad says

The British government has set a goal to reach net-zero emissions by 2050 and electrification of oil...

Categories:
  • Environment
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Equinor picks up drilling permit for North Sea wildcat

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has issued a drilling permit to Equinor for a wildcat well...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago