Towards smarter and greener decommissioning

Project and financing models for decommissioning are moving up oil and gas operators’ agenda worldwide as ‘lower for longer’ oil prices raise questions about how long ageing assets can operate viably beyond their design lives.

Lebanon extends deadline for offshore licensing round bids

Lebanese government has extended a deadline for the submission of bids in the country’s first offshore oil ...

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Shelf Drilling scoops two jack-up rig contracts

Shelf Drilling, a shallow water offshore drilling contractor, has secured contracts for two of its jack-up drilling ...

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Lamprell elects new chairman

Offshore rig builder Lamprell has appointed a new non-executive chairman of the company with effect from September ...

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Popular news, September 4 – 10, 2017

The most popular articles of the week.

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PHOTO: McDermott performs dual lift on Marjan field

McDermott, an engineering, procurement, construction, and installation company, has installed the GOSP-3 electrical ...

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International offshore rig count down to 201 units in August

The international offshore rig count for August this year was 201 units, down by 27 units year-over-year, according ...

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ADES in new CFO appointment

ADES International Holding has named Ahmed El-Khatib as a chief financial officer (CFO) with immediate effect. ADES ...

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Mermaid nets new subsea contract awards

Mermaid Maritime, a subsea and offshore drilling services company, has been awarded three subsea contracts with a ...

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New marine transport contracts line up for Boskalis

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has recently been awarded a number of marine transport contracts with a combined ...

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Oil demand to peak in 2022, DNV GL says

Oil and gas will be crucial components of the world’s energy future, according to DNV GL’s forecast of the energy ...

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GMS confirms new contracts in MENA region

UAE-based Gulf Marine Services (GMS), a provider of self-propelled self-elevating support vessels (SESVs), has ...

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Popular news, Aug 28 – Sep 3, 2017

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Delek sees double in 2Q profit

Israel’s energy company Delek Group more than doubled its profit in the second quarter of 2017 compared to ...

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Israeli gov't approves Energean's Karish & Tanin plans

Greek oil company Energean Oil & Gas has received approval from the Israeli Petroleum Commissioner for its ...

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Popular news, August 21 – 27, 2017

The most popular articles of the week August 21 – 27, 2017.

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Bassoe: Up to 340 offshore rigs could be scrapped by 2020

By: David Carter Shinn It may sound too good to be true, but it’s not completely out of the question. With ...

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Noble, Delek get extension for block near Lebanese EEZ

Israel’s Delek and U.S. Noble Energy have obtained an extension to the Alon D license in the Mediterranean ...

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KBR wins FEED work on ADNOC's giant sour gas fields

Engineering and construction giant KBR, Inc. has said it has been awarded a Project Management Services (PMC) ...

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Popular news, August 14 – 20, 2017

Popular news, August 14 – 20, 2017   Offshore Energy Today Staff

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KBR to manage Dalma, Hail & Ghasha projects for ADNOC

Engineering and construction services firm KBR has been awarded a project management consultancy (PMC) contract by ...

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Lamprell settles with Cameron

Offshore rig builder Lamprell has reached a settlement with Cameron, a subsidiary of Schlumberger, regarding issues ...

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Popular news, August 7 – 13, 2017

The most popular articles of the week.

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Energean shows off Karish & Tanin FPSO illustration

Greek oil company Energean Oil & Gas, the operator of the Karish and Tanin natural gas fields located offshore ...

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KBR to expand services for Saudi Aramco

U.S. engineering and construction services firm KBR has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Saudi ...

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Saudi Aramco pens dredging deal for giant maritime complex

Oil giant Saudi Aramco has signed contracts that will mark the start of works on what is going to be the giant ...

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Saipem leases space for UAE base

Italian offshore and onshore oilfield services provider Saipem has leased a space in the Hamriyah Free Zone, UAE, ...

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International offshore rig count sinks to 204 units

The international offshore rig count for July 2017 dropped by 22 units year-over-year, Baker Hughes, a GE company, ...

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