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Posted: about 1 year ago

Transocean cancels order for Ocean Rig drillship duo

Offshore drilling contractor Transocean has canceled the orders with Samsung Heavy Industries for tw...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Safety order issued for Leiv Eiriksson rig

Norwegian offshore safety body has turned a notice of order to Ocean Rig regarding the working envir...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Transocean bags contracts for ex-Ocean Rig drillships

Offshore drilling giant Transocean has secured contracts for ultra-deepwater drillships, the Ocean R...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Notice of order for 'Leiv Eiriksson' following safety audit

The Petroleum Safety Authority has given a notice of order to Ocean Rig regarding the working enviro...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Transocean to scrap Eirik Raude semi-sub rig

After being stacked for over two years, the Eirik Raude semi-submersible drilling rig is set to be s...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Transocean wraps up Ocean Rig acquisition

Offshore drilling giant Transocean has become even bigger as it on Wednesday evening announced the c...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Shareholders say 'yes' to $2.7B Transocean-Ocean Rig merger

Offshore drilling companies Transocean and Ocean Rig have informed that their respective shareholder...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Ocean Rig Poseidon rig starts Eni work in Angola

Offshore driller Ocean Rig has informed that its drillship Ocean Rig Poseidon has been hired by Eni,...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Chariot comes up dry off Namibia

Chariot Oil & Gas has failed to encounter a hydrocarbon accumulation at its well on the Central...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Transocean-Ocean Rig merger: Date set for shareholder vote

Offshore driller Ocean Rig has set a date for its shareholders to vote on a proposal to merge with T...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Ocean Rig Poseidon drillship set to spud Prospect S well

Ocean Rig Poseidon drillship is sailing towards Chariot’s PEL 71 block offshore Namibia where ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago
Industry Contribution

Faccin Wind Towers Division: a reliable partner for your wind energy project

Faccin Group created a Wind Towers Division within the company. Why? Eng. Andrea Comparin: “Ac...

Posted: 13 days ago
Industry Contribution

Maritime Insurance Market Update, Q3 2020

‘Clients, advisors and insurers are in the same boat.’ Effective cooperation is necessary to keep ri...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Transocean to Merge with Ocean Rig in USD 2.7 Bn Deal

Consolidation in the offshore energy industry is gaining ground. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Transocean moves to buy Ocean Rig

Transocean and Ocean Rig have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Transocean will...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Tullow spuds Cormorant well off Namibia

Oil company Tullow Oil has started drilling the Cormorant-1 well located in PEL 37 offshore Namibia....

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago
Industry Contribution
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It’s all about power flow

Integration of renewable energies on a ship – and in other island networks Interview with Jero...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Ocean Rig's drillship set to drill for Tullow

Ocean Rig-owned drillship Poseidon has reached the drilling site of Cormorant-1 well located in PEL ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Interview: Banks interested in rigs' money making potential

Many investors not only want to know the fair market value of an asset, but they also take into acco...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Ocean Rig in talks to reactivate two warm-stacked rigs

Ocean Rig has said that inquiries for offshore rigs have risen to the levels of 2012, which the dril...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago
Industry Contribution

“ETICA IP” ROV & USV a staunch green ally for the blue economy indystry & ocean sustainability

By Ioana Laura Grigore. Our concept of blue economy & ocean sustainability in offshore industry ...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Ocean Rig says rig demand picking up. Reveals new deals

Market demand in the offshore floating rig sector is looking up, offshore driller Ocean Rig’s ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Safety body looks at Lundin's Barents Sea well testing

The PSA has found improvement points during an audit of Lundin’s extended well testing of well 7220/...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Ocean Rig postpones 8th gen drillship delivery till 2020

Ultra-deepwater drilling specialist Ocean Rig is delaying the delivery of an 8th generation newbuild...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Ocean Rig abandons rig sale plan

Ocean Rig has abandoned its previously announced plan to sell its only two semi-submersible drilling...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Chariot secures Ocean Rig drillship for Namibian ops

Chariot Oil & Gas has secured the Ocean Rig Poseidon, a sixth generation deepwater drillship to...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Ocean Rig setting up for a new play in semi-sub market

There’s probably much more behind Ocean Rig’s recent spinoff of the Leiv Eiriksson and Eirik Raude t...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Ocean Rig to reactivate stacked semi-sub rig

Offshore drilling contractor Ocean Rig is selling its only two semi-submersible drilling rigs to its...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ConocoPhillips gives Norway job to Ocean Rig semi-sub

Offshore driller Ocean Rig has signed a master service agreement with ConocoPhillips Skandinavia for...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago