ConocoPhillips to lay off 1.800 workers

ConocoPhillips to lay off 1.800 workers

ConocoPhillips, the U.S. exploration and production independent, will cut its headcount by around ten percent, with ...

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ION slashing 25% of its workforce

ION slashing 25 pct of its workforce

Seismic surveyor ION Geophysical will lay off 25% of its workers as part of its cost-cutting initiative, and a move ...

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European Commission gives clearance for Shell-BG takeover

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Anglo/Dutch oil and gas giant Royal Dutch Shell has moved yet another step closer to finalising one of the largest ...

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Xodus clinches North Sea FEED deal

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Xodus Group has been awarded a contract with Nexen Petroleum U.K. to provide Front End Engineering and Design ...

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Rosneft: COSL to drill two wells in Okhotsk Sea

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China’s COSL signed a contract with Statoil and Rosneft to drill two exploration wells in the Magadan-1 and ...

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Petrobras terminates drillship contract

Petrobras terminates drillship contract. Vantage files for arbitration

Brazil’s national oil company Petrobras has terminated its drillship contract with Vantage Drilling. The ...

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Efficiency Task Force to maximise UKCS economic recovery

Clair Ridge, west of the Shetland Islands, UK

Oil & Gas UK on Wednesday formally announced the launch of the Efficiency Task Force (ETF), a group tasked with ...

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CGG wraps up survey at UNESCO site in UAE

CGG wraps ups survey at UNESCO site in UAE

French seismic company CGG has completed the acquisition of a 3D seismic survey over the Hail and Shuweihat oil and ...

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Polarcus nets seismic deal in Australia

Polarcus nets seismic deal in Australia

Dubai-based seismic specialist, Polarcus, has signed a contract for a broadband 3D marine seismic project offshore ...

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PGS cold stacks 'Ramform Viking'

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Norwegian marine geophysical company, Petroleum Geo-Services ASA (PGS), has decided to cold stack its 3D seismic ...

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Shell's Malampaya offshore platform installed

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The installation of the Malampaya Depletion Compression Platform (DCP), a new offshore natural gas platform ...

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ION hired for seismic survey offshore Somalia Puntland

ION hired for seismic survey offshore Somalia Puntland

ION Geophysical Corporation has received a contract from the Puntland Petroleum Minerals Agency (PPMA) to acquire ...

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Malaysia’s UMW expands rig fleet with Keppel jack-up

Malaysia's UMW expands rig fleet with Keppel jack-up

Malaysia’s UMW Oil & Gas Corporation Berhad (UMW-OG), has taken delivery of a new jack-up drilling rig, from ...

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Oil and Gas Project and Operations Management

This course is designed for a multi-disciplined audience from the project and operations sectors of the oil and gas industry, including both…

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Oil and Gas Training

EI Oil and Gas Training offers a comprehensive programme of courses for the oil and gas industry, both as classroom training ranging…

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2nd Annual MEXICO UPSTREAM SUMMIT

Mexico Upstream Summit is official strategic meeting and don’t miss this exciting opportunity to meet and discuss first hand those key issues…

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Gas México Congress & Exhibition

The Congress will feature international speakers, the one day Business Program with two days of Technical Presentations, will focus on both…

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All Coast's liftboat Great White christened in Louisiana

All Coast Great White

All Coast, LLC, the largest Gulf of Mexico liftboat operator, has christened its new Class 250 liftboat, the Great ...

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Rowan trio stays in Saudi Arabia

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Rowan Companies, a U.S. drilling contractor, has secured several contract extensions, according to its August fleet ...

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Oil & Gas UK welcomes Culzean field nod

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Oil & Gas UK, an organization representing offshore oil and gas companies in the UK, has welcomed the ...

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Island Offshore defers vessel deliveries

Island Offshore defers vessel deliveries

Island Offshore, a Norwegian provider of offshore vessels for the oil and gas industry, has reached an agreement ...

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Venezuelan gas plant hit by explosion

Venezuelan gas plant hit by explosion

An explosion hit a gas processing plant in Venezuela around seven p.m. local time Monday. The plant, operated by ...

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Sembmarine in $1 billion Culzean scoop

Sembarine in $1 billion Culzean scoop

Singapore’s Sembcorp Marine has won a $1 billion contract from Maersk Oil to build offshore facilities for ...

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Jobs>

QC Coordinator Offshore

Do you attach great importance to quality and do you have an affinity with offshore projects? Then read about what Van Oord can offer you.

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Assistant Driller

Maersk Drilling Norge AS was established in 1990 and employs a staff of approximately 1000 people.

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Electrician

For one of our clients we are looking for a Ships Electrician. Our client is a company with worldwide activities. You will work in a rotation of 4 till 6 weeks on and off.

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Maersk Oil awards another Culzean contract

Maersk Oil hires Subsea 7 for Culzean field

Following Monday’s final nod for the Maersk Oil-operated Culzean field in the North Sea, the Danish firm has ...

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Statoil: Mariner jacket touches the seabed (VIDEO)

Statoil Mariner jacket touches the seabed

The steel jacket for the Statoil-operated Mariner field on the UK Continental shelf (UKCS) has now been safely ...

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ION shoots seismic beams offshore Tanzania

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ION Geophysical Corporation has been awarded a seismic data acquisition contract by the Tanzanian Petroleum ...

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IEA welcomes new Executive Director

Dr. Fatih Birol

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has welcomed Dr. Fatih Birol as the new Executive Director. The energy agency ...

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W&T Offshore sells onshore acreage to pursue GoM assets

W&T Offshore sells onshore acreage to pursue GoM assets

W&T Offshore has decided to sell its Permian Basin field in west Texas to Ajax Resources, in order to use the ...

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Petronas gives nod for revised Ophir FDP

Petronas gives nod for revised Ophir FDP

Malaysian oil and gas company Petronas has given its consent for a revised development plan of the Ophir oil field, ...

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