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WSC outlines six critical pathways to zero-carbon shipping

The World Shipping Council (WSC) — the united voice of liner shipping — has identified s...

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  • Transition
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ConocoPhillips set to deploy Prosafe unit at Norway’s first producing field

ConocoPhillips has received consent from a regulator to use one of Prosafe’s semi-submersible units ...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Thumbs-up to OMV for Norwegian Sea ops

OMV has received consent from Norway’s offshore safety regulator for exploration drilling of a pilot...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Here’s what the industry says about Shell’s oil discovery in Namibia

Here’s what the industry says about Shell’s oil discovery in Namibia ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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BW Offshore dispatches laid-up Brazilian FPSO to scrap yard

BW Offshore has inked a deal to recycle one of its FPSOs at a yard in India, as part of its strategy...

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  • Vessels
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First offshore inspection of Murphy's giant new platform

U.S. offshore safety and environmental enforcement agency has conducted an inspection of Murphy Oil&...

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  • Authorities & Government
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API taking action against Gulf of Mexico lease sale ruling

The American Petroleum Institute appeals the ruling, which invalidated the results of last year̵...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Saipem overhauls management team amid rating downgrade and default risk

Following Saipem’s financial woes, Moody’s downgraded the company’s rating to B1 a...

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  • Business & Finance
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INTERCARGO: 'Polluter pays' principle is a welcome move

INTERCARGO has “cautiously welcomed” the recent proposal by EU Parliament’s Rapporteur, ...

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  • Regulation & policy
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Huge progress made on North Sea Transition Deal, OGUK says

A review of the oil and gas industry’s progress against the terms of the North Sea Transition Deal h...

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  • Transition
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US: New shipping reform seeks greater control of carriers

U.S. senators John Thune (R-S.D.) and Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), both members of the Senate Committee ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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FAR shareholder turns down ‘wholly inadequate’ takeover bid

Following an off-market takeover bid from Samuel Terry Asset Management, one of FAR’s shareholders h...

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  • Business & Finance
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All systems go for Western Gas well

Western Gas has now secured all necessary government approvals required to drill the Sasanof-1 explo...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Equinor secures approval for Norwegian Sea project

Norway’s Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has approved a development plan from Equinor for the...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Pilot and Triangle abandon farm-out plans and wind and solar JV

Pilot Energy and Triangle Energy have abandoned their plans under which Pilot would farm out an expl...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Saipem in profit warning as margins deteriorate due to pandemic and rising costs

Following a revision of its backlog, Saipem has withdrawn its outlook from October 2021, citing sign...

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  • Business & Finance
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Three oil & gas firms gearing up for Norwegian wells in February

Three oil & gas companies have been granted drilling permits by Norwegian authorities for wells ...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Odfjell Drilling mulls splitting into two groups

Odfjell Drilling is contemplating spinning off its Well Services and Energy segments into a newly es...

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  • Business & Finance
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TotalEnergies selling third of its stake in Greater Laggan Area fields to Kistos

London-listed Kistos is buying interests in several gas fields located West of Shetland from French ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Clash between rig and vessel spotlights safety perils arising from ‘commercial pressure’

The recent collision in the North Sea highlights hidden safety threats arising from disregarding mar...

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  • Safety
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  • long read
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U.S. judge quashes largest offshore oil & gas lease sale

U.S. judge has invalidated the results of an offshore oil and gas lease sale in the Gulf of Mexico h...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Shell gains approval to use Transocean rig for Ormen Lange drilling

Shell has received consent from Norway’s offshore regulator for exploration drilling in the Norwegia...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Two players in design battle for Equinor’s stalled project while EIS gets unfavourable review

Equinor has selected two engineering players to carry out conceptual studies for an FPSO vessel whil...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Equinor gets the go-ahead for drilling ops in Barents Sea

Equinor has received consent from Norway’s offshore regulator for exploration drilling in the Barent...

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  • Authorities & Government
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India fines Japanese car carrier cartel

India has sanctioned four Japanese maritime transport companies for price-fixing practices. ...

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  • Authorities & Government
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