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Posted: about 1 year ago

Shelf Drilling posts 4Q loss on rig fleet impairment

Jack-up drilling specialist Shelf Drilling on Monday posted a net loss of $50 million for the fourth...

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

Borr Drilling 4Q loss deepens

Jack-up rig fleet owner Borr Drilling reported a net loss for the fourth quarter of 2018. ...

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

Exxon files EP plan for ultra-deepwater well in Gippsland basin, offshore Australia

ExxonMobil has submitted a revised Environment Protection plan for exploration drilling in the deepw...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Deep Sea Mooring Wins with Diamond Offshore

Deep Sea Mooring (DSM), a Vryhof company, has signed a multi-year agreement with Diamond Offshore. U...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Borr Drilling sees strong case for jack-up market recovery

Jack-up drilling company Borr Drilling is seeing an increase in jack-up rig utilization, especially ...

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

Delmar to Provide Drilling Rig Mooring in Equatorial Guinea

Delmar Systems has received a mooring contract for the Development Driller III semi-submersible ultr...

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  • Equipment
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

World’s largest jack-up operator says demand growing

Shelf Drilling, which describes itself as world’s largest offshore jack-up rig owner, has seen an up...

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

Awilco Drilling stops dividend payments as it enters growth mode

Oslo-listed driller Awilco Drilling will stop paying dividends as the company says it has entered th...

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

Petrobras must pay $622M for Vantage contract termination

Brazil’s Petrobras will have to pay Vantage Drilling $622.02 million for drilling contract bre...

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

Dubai-based driller gets green light for Oslo listing

Dubai-based shallow-water drilling Shelf Drilling is set to get listed on the Oslo stock exchange (O...

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

Pemex looking for rig to test Talos’ Zama discovery, Premier Oil says

Mexican oil company Pemex is on the lookout for a drilling rig which it will use to test the size of...

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

Techano Secures Two New Projects

Techano, part of the Dutch Van Aalst Group, has secured a contract for the supply of an offshore win...

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  • Equipment
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Cost reductions lift Prosafe 1Q numbers. Flotel demand to pick up from 2019

World’s largest offshore accommodation rig supplier Prosafe turned profitable in the first quarter o...

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

UMW-Frontier rig row: Arbitration hearing starts in April

Malaysian offshore driller and oilfield services provider UMW has learned the date of the arbitratio...

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

M5tec, ROSEN, Renown to Deliver New Gas Pipeline Testing Rig Solution

M5tec, ROSEN Group and Renown Engineering have teamed up to deliver a bespoke rig for the testing of...

Categories:
  • Equipment
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Reuters: Petrobras asks Odebrecht to stop drillship operation after fatal accident

Brazilian oil company Petrobras has reportedly asked offshore drilling contractor Odebrecht to stop ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Bloomberg: Rowan eyeing Maersk Drilling acquisition

After having arranged the sales of Maersk Oil and Maersk Tankers, Danish conglomerate Maersk is now ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Wintershall gets nod for Balderbrå drilling

The Norwegian offshore safety body, Petroleum Safety Authority Norway, has given a nod to Wintershal...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Noble hires Ensco drillship for Leviathan drilling (Israel)

Offshore driller Ensco has secured a contract for its ultra-deepwater drillship ENSCO DS-7 with Nobl...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Statoil cleared to use West Elara rig for Valemon drilling

Norwegian oil company Statoil has received a consent to use the West Elara drilling rig for drilling...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Singapore: Merger on the cards between largest rig builders?

A merger between two of the Singapore’s largest offshore rig builders, Keppel Offshore & M...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

New rig contracts pour in for Ensco

UK-based offshore driller Ensco has found work for a number of its jack-up as well as semi-submersib...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Update: Maersk finds work for jack-up drilling rig

Maersk Drilling has reportedly managed to find a contract for its Maersk Convincer jack-up drilling ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Rig market not yet out of the woods, MSI says

Offshore drilling rig sector, hurt by low oil prices and overcapacity, is not set for a quick recove...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Stena scraps Samsung rig order. Seeks cash back

UK offshore driller Stena Drilling has cancelled a drilling rig order it had with South Korea’...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Intecsea presents range of new low-motion floaters

A deepwater engineering company Intecsea, a part of the WorleyParsons Group, has launched a range of...

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  • Equipment
Posted: over 3 years ago