Antrim to review Sound Oil’s takeover bid

Antrim to review Sound Oil’s takeover bid

Canada’s Antrim Energy Inc. has responded to an announcement made yesterday, November 24, by Sound Oil that it intends to launch a public offer for 100 per cent of the share capital of Antrim Energy.  Antrim says ...

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Spectrum shoots seismic off Uruguay

BGP Challenger

Spectrum ASA has started a 3,600 km Multi-Client 2D seismic survey offshore Uruguay. According to the company, the ...

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Petrobras finds oil at Libra appraisal well (Brazil)

Petrobras finds oil at Libra appraisal well (Brazil)

Brazilian national oil company Petrobras has completed the drilling of the first appraisal well in the Libra ...

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Faroe sells Glenlivet gas field stake to Total

Faroe sells Glenlivet gas field stake to Total

Faroe Petroleum has sold its ten percent interest in the undeveloped Glenlivet gas field, West of Shetland, to ...

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Oceaneering hires 'Island Pride'

Island Pride

Oceaneering International, Inc. has entered into a two-year charter for use of the Island Pride, a multi-service ...

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Technip hires Viking Neptun OCV

Technip hires Viking Neptun OCV

Norway’s Eidesvik Offshore and Reach Subsea have together entered into a contract with France’s Technip ...

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JDR to deliver umbilical for deep-water project in Nigeria

JDR to deliver umbilical for deep-water project in Nigeria

Royal Niger Emerging Technologies, a Nigerian oil and gas service company, has awarded JDR a fast track contract ...

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China watchdog probes Sinopec

Sinopec HQ in China

China’s Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI) has launched an inspection into China Petroleum & ...

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Ophir offer values Salamander at $492 million

Salamander board endorses Ophir offer

Ophir Energy and Salamander have reached an agreement under which Ophir will take over Salamander in an all-share ...

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Oil & Gas UK: Guidelines for FPSO ops

Oil & Gas New guidelines for FPSO ops

Oil & Gas UK has today (November 24, 2014) published two updated sets of guidelines to help operators of ...

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Eni moves step ahead with $6B Sankofa development

Eni moves step ahead with $6B Sankofa development

Ghana Government has completed negotiations with Eni and Vitol, approving exploration and production at the Sankofa ...

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Hess extends 'Maersk Resolute' contract

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Maersk Drilling has informed that Hess has exercised the four one-well options included in the current contract for ...

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VOS Faithful and VOS Famous ERRVS named (China)

Naming ceremony held for Vroon duo

Vroon’s two newbuilding Emergency Response Rescue Vessels, VOS Faithful and VOS Famous, have been named in ...

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Cleaning ops caused GoM platform blast

Cleaning-ops-caused-GoM-platform-blast

Offshore Energy Today has reported on Friday that an explosion occurred on a Fieldwood Energy-operated Echo ...

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CNOOC starts flows at South China Sea fields

Xijiang 24-3

CNOOC Limited has announced that the Huizhou 25-8 Oilfield/Xijiang 24-3 Oilfield Xijiang 24-1 District Joint ...

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Benthic inks geotechnical investigation deal

Jaya Vigilant

Benthic, a global geosciences company, has been awarded a contract by a subsidiary of Anadarko Petroleum ...

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GDF Suez buys North Sea license stake

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GDF Suez has signed a contract with Idemitsu for the acquisition of 10% share in the license PL 420, in the North ...

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Sound Oil to launch takeover bid for Antrim Energy

Sound Oil to launch takeover bid for Antrim Energy

Sound Oil, the European focused upstream oil and gas company, intends to launch a public offer for 100 per cent of ...

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New CEO, CFO for Noreco

New CFO for Noreco

Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco) has appointed Odd Arne Slettebø as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Tommy ...

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