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  • energy transition
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In focus: UK gets the ball rolling on cutting emissions with net-zero strategy launch

Reports on efforts to decarbonise the oil & gas and the shipping sector continue to hit the head...

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  • Transition
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Petrobras selling deepwater field off Brazil

Brazilian oil and gas giant Petrobras has started the process for the sale of its entire interest in...

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  • Business & Finance
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Equinor preparing for wildcat well off Norway

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

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  • Authorities & Government
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Lundin comes up dry in North Sea well

Lundin Energy is in the process of concluding the drilling of a wildcat well southeast of the Johan ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Wellesley secures licence for North Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has issued a drilling permit to Wellesley Petroleum for a ...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Neptune Energy backs initiative to eliminate routine gas flaring by 2030

Oil and gas company Neptune Energy has endorsed the World Bank’s Zero Routine Flaring by 2030. ...

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  • Environment
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Charges laid over massive oil spill offshore Canada

Canadian offshore petroleum regulator has laid charges against Husky, now part of Cenovus, related t...

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  • Authorities & Government
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PetroNor negotiates Gambian licence extension

PetroNor has negotiated an extension for its A4 licence in The Gambia, which will allow it to progre...

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  • Exploration & Production
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No more rigs in Northern Drilling’s fleet after second drillship gets cancelled

John Frederiksen’s Northern Drilling has now cancelled resale contracts for both of its newbuild dri...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Fresh North Sea well on the horizon for Aker BP

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

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  • Authorities & Government
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Santos preparing for Barossa drilling and completions campaign

Santos has filed its environmental plan for the development drilling and completion of wells on the ...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Taking the maritime and offshore industries by Storm

August Storm Group offers comprehensive, cost-efficiency for offshore life extension August Storm, s...

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Cable protection- and hang-off systems are now ready for new offshore industries

Engineered initially for the wind turbine industry, over the past few years the VPI Cable Hang-off s...

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Stena rig plotting a course to final Kinsale location

PSE Kinsale Energy is preparing to move a Stena Drilling-owned rig to a final location as part of th...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Digital journey: MSC 1st to fully adopt BFC

Swiss container shipping giant Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), has become the first carrier to...

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  • IT & Software
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BP retesting Clair Ridge crew after five test positive for Covid-19

BP has confirmed that five crew members on its platform off the UK have tested positive for Covid-19...

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  • Safety
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Bachmann: generating software standards throughout the shipbuilding industry

There is a paradox facing today’s shipbuilding industry. While modularity is increasing in the struc...

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Greenpeace seeks to appeal before Supreme Court after losing against BP

Greenpeace will be looking to appeal a decision by a UK court after losing its case against BP over ...

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  • Environment
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Ørsted, US Wind skirmish over US Wind's Maryland bids

Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC) has denied a Motion to Disqualify filed by Skipjack Offshor...

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  • Authorities & Government
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UK regulator rejects Shell’s plan for North Sea gas project

UK petroleum regulator has not approved Shell’s proposed plan for an ultra-high pressure/high-...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 17 days ago
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Integrating DVLs on USVs for robust navigation capabilities

There is no “one size fits all” solution when it comes to sensors on Uncrewed Surface Vehicles (USVs...

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Court fines Petrofac over bribes to secure contracts

Petrofac has been ordered by a UK court to pay a fine of about $105 million in sentencing related to...

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  • Authorities & Government
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  • long read
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Major oil spill off California coast spurs calls for offshore drilling ban

A large oil spill has been reported off the Southern California coast, causing at least 126,000 gall...

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  • Environment
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U.S. gov’t preparing for latest Gulf of Mexico lease sale

The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will hold an oil and gas lease sale for the Gulf o...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 23 days ago
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MSC sued over (un)lawful Cuba dealings

Swiss container shipping major Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has become the latest carrier ta...

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  • Regulation & policy
Posted: 23 days ago