Borr Drilling CEO speaks up on new drilling contract model

The driller is offering performance based drilling contracts to oil firms.

Norway: Safer Drilling System in Development

In the wake of the oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, many are questioning the safety of offshore drilling. One ...

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Thailand: Salamander Energy Done with Development ...

Salamander Energy has successfully completed Phase IV of development drilling on the Bualuang oil field, Block ...

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SHELL Philippines Exploration in Quest for More Oil

SHELL Philippines Exploration B.V. (SPEX) has started to drill an additional exploratory well at the Malampaya gas ...

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USA: Chevron Corp. Starts Perdido Oil and Gas Production

Chevron Corp. announced that the Perdido deepwater project, located in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, has started crude ...

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Centrica Energy Gets Go-Ahead for Norwegian Sea Drilling

Centrica Energy has received consent to conduct exploration drilling in the Norwegian Sea using the West Alpha ...

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Eastern Gulf of Mexico: Spectrum Starts Fourth Phase of ...

Oil services company Spectrum said it has started the fourth phase of its seismic programme in the eastern Gulf of ...

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USA: Lockhead Martin Thinks Big with OTEC

Lockheed Martin is progressing with Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion. Known as OTEC, this technology leverages the ...

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USA: Salazar Reveals Research Plan for Drilling ...

Federal scientists have until Oct. 1 to decide what additional research is needed to determine the effects of ...

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China: CNOOC Finds Considerable Oil Reserves in Eastern ...

CNOOC Limited announced today that the Company has successfully made an important new discovery — Penglai(PL)9-1 in ...

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Norway: Det Norske Makes Significant Oil Discovery on ...

Det norske has made an oil discovery in exploration well 25/1-11 on Storklakken in PL 460. A nine meter oil column ...

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UK(North Sea): Dana Petroleum Discovers Significant Gas ...

Dana Petroleum has said that it has made a ‘significant gas discovery’ at the Platypus prospect in the ...

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Seismic Vessel Polarcus Naila Starts 3D Shooting ...

Polarcus’ seismic vessel Polarcus Naila has started work on her maiden job, a 3D shoot off Cameroon. ...

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Black Marlin starts Seizmic program on Kenya Block L17/18

Black Marlin Energy Holdings Limited announces that Black Marlin Energy Ltd., a subsidiary of the Corporation, East ...

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Georgina Basin Energy takes a Farmout from Baraka Petroleum

HOUSTON, Apr. 7 — Georgina Basin Energy Pty. Ltd., a subsidiary of Australia Energy Corp., took a farmout ...

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Veripos introduces Apex High-accuracy Positioning solution

Veripos has extended its range of services with the introduction of Apex, a new high-accuracy positioning ...

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Eni reports two deepwater oil discoveries offshore Angola

A group led by Eni’s Angolan unit has reported two deepwater oil discoveries in Block 15/06 about 350 km northwest ...

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Schlumberger to embedd IGEOSS in Petrel Software

Schlumberger has acquired IGEOSS, a developer of structural geology software. IGEOSS provides geomechanical ...

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Dominion First Ever to Drill at Lake Edward,Uganda

Dominion has received its drilling permit for the Ngaji-1 well on Exploration Area Block 4B (EA4B), ...

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Research on Internal waves takes place offshore Broome, ...

Off the coast of Broome, research is taking place to gather data on internal waves, which are thought to surge ...

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