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OMV gains drilling permit for Hades & Iris drilling

OMV has received a drilling permit for a wildcat well in the Norwegian Sea from the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate ...

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Anadarko to spend $1.1 B on GoM ops in 2018

U.S. oil company Anadarko will spend $4.2 to $4.6 billion on capital investments in 2018.  Of this amount, the ...

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Maersk Drilling CFO to join Ramboll

Ramboll has appointed Maersk Drilling’s chief financial officer (CFO) Marianne Sørensen as its new CFO and member ...

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Polarcus set for Zenaide seismic survey in Australia

Seismic player Polarcus has secured high industry prefunding for a seismic survey project offshore Australia. The ...

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Rosneft drills "world's longest well" in the Sea of Okhotsk

Rosneft, as a member of Sakhalin-1 consortium, has completed drilling of the "world's longest well" from the Orlan ...

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More time for public input on Hilcorp’s Liberty project

BOEM has extended the period for accepting public comment on Hilcorp’s Liberty project environmental impact ...

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Aker Solutions' umbilicals for Statoil's offshore field trio

Norway’s Aker Solutions has secured contracts to supply umbilicals for three field developments offshore ...

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Pacific Drilling gets nod to continue paying wages

A U.S. bankruptcy court has granted a relief requested by offshore driller Pacific Drilling which earlier this week ...

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Acta Marine’s CSV hull arrives in Norway

Acta Marine’s new built Ulstein SX195 walk to work vessel hull has arrived in Norway for the final construction ...

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Repsol pressing ahead with Yme redevelopment

Spanish oil company Repsol is set to resume work on the Yme field in the North Sea offshore Norway, after years of ...

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Christmas comes early for Wintershall in Norway

Germany’s Wintershall has received approval to start production from its Maria development offshore Norway in ...

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ADES clinches 2-year jack-up deal in Egypt

Offshore driller ADES has secured a drilling contract for its Admarine III jack-up rig in Egypt. The contract is ...

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Well-Safe Solutions bags first-ever contract

Specialist well abandonment company Well-Safe Solutions has signed its first contract after launching in July this ...

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Premier Oil evaluating Tolmount rig, platform bids

Premier Oil, a London-listed oil and gas company, has begun evaluating tender offers for major project scopes on ...

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Serious breaches found during 'Rowan Stavanger' audit

Norway’s safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has found serious breaches during an audit of ...

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Indian, Greek companies bid for acreage offshore Israel

One Greek and four Indian oil and gas companies submitted bids for exploration acreage offshore Israel. ...

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UAE: Rusch scoops crane refurbishment deal at Das Island

Crane specialist Rusch Crane Services Middle East has been awarded the contract for replacement and refurbishment ...

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Premier Oil getting ready for Catcher first oil

UK oil and gas company Premier Oil has confirmed the first oil from its Catcher field in the North Sea remains on ...

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EMGS picks up two seismic deals off Indonesia

Electromagnetic Geoservices (EMGS) has received letters of intent for two contracts for prefunded multi-client ...

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Rovco secures investment to aid company growth

UK subsea company Rovco has secured a six-figure investment from London-based Sustainable Ventures to help ...

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Cobalt in NYSE listing warning

The New York Stock Exchange has warned the oil company Cobalt International Energy that the company’s share ...

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Soco's new Congo offshore exploitation permit gets nod

The Republic of Congo ministers have adopted Soco’s applications for a 25-year exploitation permit over ...

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Santos: No takeover talks with Harbour. Initial offer reject

Australian energy company Santos has dismissed the media reports that it’s been in talks with Harbour Energy over a ...

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Norbit buys field monitoring specialist Aptomar

Norwegian technology group Norbit has acquired field monitoring specialist Aptomar. The Norbit group, headquartered ...

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VV: Pacific Drilling rig fleet value drops from $6B to $1B

Debt-laden Pacific Drilling which this week filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy has seen its fleet value drop from ...

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Shearwater wins seismic work with ONGC

Shearwater GeoServices has been awarded a 3D broadband marine seismic acquisition contract by India's ONGC for the ...

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Mexico allows use of S-92 helicopters for offshore O&G ops

Mexico's Directorate General of Civil Aeronautics (DGAC) approved the use of Sikorsky S-92 helicopter in all ...

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