IoD Boss slams BG for ‘excessive’ CEO salary

IoD Boss slams BG for ‘excessive’ CEO salary

Institute of Directors (IoD), a UK-based body that represents and set standards for company directors, has slammed BG Group’s decision to award a £25 million ($39.36 million) pay deal to incoming Chief Executive, ...

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Woodside exec leaves for Beach

Woodside exec leaves for Beach position

Woodside Petroleum’s Executive Director Robert Cole has resigned its position and, according to Beach Energy, ...

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Slip & fall injury sends offshore worker to hospital

North Cormorant

Shetland Coastguard has flown an injured worker from the North Cormorant platform in the UK North Sea. According to ...

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Dealing with cutbacks without affecting safety

Petroleum Safety Authority Norway

The Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway has held a dialogue meeting with the industry on November 25, ...

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Shell faces $4B fine for Bonga oil spill

Shell faces $4B fine for Bonga oil spill

Nigerian parliament has brought a proposal under which oil company Shell should pay $3.96 billion for an offshore ...

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Woodside: Persephone offshore development approved

Woodside CEO Peter Coleman

Australia’s Woodside as operator of the North West Shelf (NWS) Project, has informed that the NWS Project ...

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VOS Champagne on its first charter

Vroon's VOS Champagne on its first charter

Vroon Offshore Services has informed that on November 22, 2014 the company’s AHTS vessel, VOS Champagne, was ...

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Draupner in PSA probe

PSA probes Draupner for emergency preparedness (Norway)

The Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway has carried out an audit of emergency preparedness and radio and ...

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Full Wärtsilä package for 6 Maersk AHTS vessels

Wärtsilä to power 6 Maersk AHTS vessels

A new series of six Anchor Handling Tug Supply vessels to be built at the Kleven Verft AS in Norway for the Danish ...

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'Grampian Deliverance' delivered

New ERRV launched in Spain

Shipping and energy services firm Craig Group has launched their latest emergency response and rescue vessel ...

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Dolphin accepts India seismic gigs

Artemis Arctic

Dolphin Group ASA has formally accepted the Letter of Award to perform two major 3D seismic projects in India for a ...

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Aasta Hansteen's hull fabrication under spotlight

Aasta Hansteen's hull fabrication under spotlight

The Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway has audited hull fabrication for the Aasta Hansteen spar platform.  ...

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Sevan reduces rig dayrate to avoid contract termination

Sevan reduces rig dayrate to avoid contract termination

Sevan Drilling, a Norway-based drilling contractor, had a disappointing third quarter when it comes to its rig ...

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VIDEO: "World's largest" LNG-powered PSV delivered

VIDEO-Kleven-delivers-PSV-Rem-Eir-to-Remøy-Shipping

Kleven Verft has reported that platform supply vessel (PSV) Rem Eir, build no 356, was delivered to Remøy Shipping ...

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Report: Easy oil days are gone

UKCS drilling (Illustration purposes only)

Companies operating in the North Sea require a cultural shift to make the most of its potential, according to a new ...

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Steel cut for Sovcomflot icebreaker / supply vessel

Steel cut for Sovcomflot ice breaking supply vessel

The production of the icebreaking multipurpose supply vessel for Sovcomflot was started with steel cutting on 26 ...

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Sona won’t give up on Salamander deal

Sona won't give up on Salamander deal

Malaysia Sona Petroleum has said it will work to complete the acquisition of offshore blocks in Thailand from ...

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Oil players need to coordinate actions

Igor Sechin

Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin has taken part in International Oil Conference held in Vienna on November 25, 2014. The ...

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Seadrill pauses rigs orders. Cuts dividend

Seadrill puts halt to fleet expansion. Cuts dividend

Seadrill will refrain from ordering new offshore rigs in the near future due to the challenging market conditions ...

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