Borr Drilling CEO speaks up on new drilling contract model

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

PHOTO: Norse god of the sea seen at daybreak in Schiedam

Navingo’s Siwart Mackintosh has sent us this beautiful image of the deepwater construction vessel Aegir, ...

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Room for improvement found on Veslefrikk B

Norwegian offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has found an improvement point during an ...

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Statoil to use Songa rig on Troll

Oil major Statoil has received consent from the Norwegian safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), to use ...

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BigRoll to carry on as part of Roll Group

BigRoll, a joint venture company between BigLift Shipping and Rolldock Shipping, will continue operating as part of ...

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Ex-Statoil chair to replace retiring Fugro CEO

Fugro, a Dutch provider of offshore and onshore geotechnical and survey services, has nominated Øystein Løseth as ...

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Sevan Marine settles arbitration with Logitel & Teekay

Sevan Marine, a cylindrical platform design provider, has entered into a settlement agreement related to an ongoing ...

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Green light for Statoil to drill with 'Deepsea Atlantic'

Norwegian offshore safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has given consent to Statoil to use the ...

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OGA gets new head of decommissioning

UK’s offshore oil and gas industry regulator, the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA), has named a new head of ...

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Solstad Farstad wins double extension

Norwegian offshore shipping company Solstad Farstad has secured contract extensions for two of its vessels.  In its ...

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Popular news, October 9 – 15, 2017

The most popular articles of the week.

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Ocean Rig drillship to work for Statoil off Tanzania

Ocean Rig, an international offshore driller, has signed a drilling contract with Statoil for a one-well drilling ...

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Repsol chooses Weatherford for 50-well P&A deal

Weatherford International, an oil and gas services company, has been awarded a contract for plug and abandonment ...

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Standard Drilling buys platform supplier pair

S.D Standard Drilling has invested into two more platform supply vessels (PSVs). The company, which used to be an ...

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Johan Sverdrup construction can improve, safety body says

The Norwegian safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has found one improvement point during an audit of ...

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'Viking Princess' becomes world's first hybrid OSV

Finland’s Wärtsilä has completed work on the Viking Princess making it the world’s first offshore ...

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Maersk Drilling finds more work for two jack-ups

Danish driller Maersk Drilling has been awarded two contract extensions for two jack-up rigs working in the North ...

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MDL delivers its largest reel drive system to Oceaneering

Subsea services provider Oceaneering International has taken delivery of an 800-tonne safe working load (SWL) reel ...

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Aker BP gains nod for Tambar modifications

The Norwegian safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has given consent to Aker BP for modifications ...

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Sovcomflot names third Sakhalin-bound icebreaking supplier

Russia’s Sovcomflot (SCF) has held a naming ceremony on Wednesday for a new icebreaker supply vessel built by ...

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Report: Subsea 7 says no to Baker Hughes takeover

According to the Wall Street Journal (WSJ), Baker Hughes, a GE company, has held talks to acquire subsea services ...

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West Elara rig cleared to begin drilling at Ekofisk

American energy corporation ConocoPhillips has received consent to use the West Elara drilling rig for drilling and ...

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NorSea launches Peterhead offshore vessel fueling station

NorSea Group UK has completed Phase I of its multi-million-pound investment at its Shore Base within Peterhead Port ...

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Innovations - changing the offshore

The tenth edition of Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference (OEEC) in Amsterdam RAI on Wednesday hosted an ...

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Bayerngas clear to drill North Sea well with Songa rig

Norway’s Bayerngas Norge has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) to drill an exploration ...

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Safety body checks emergency preparedness at Oseberg Sør

The Norwegian offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has found three non-conformities and four ...

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Subsea UK conference to focus on latest underwater tech

Subsea UK’s 2017 Underwater Vehicles Conference, to be held on November 21, will take a look at the latest subsea ...

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'O&G need to be delivered with lower carbon footprint'

On Tuesday, October 10, the Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference (OEEC) hosted an Industry Panel where ...

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