Ocean Rig lands contract extensions for two drillships

Ocean Rig lands contract extensions for two drillships

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. has been awarded extensions of the drilling contracts for its two ultra deepwater drillships, the Ocean Rig Corcovado and the Ocean Rig Mykonos, by Petrobras.  The drillships will be used for drilling ...

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Jack-up rig Mercury christened in Astrakhan (Russia)

Jack-up Mercury christened in Astrakhan

Caspian Energy Group has announced that the christening ceremony for a jack-up rig “Mercury” took place on a site ...

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FPSO Knock Adoon gets contract extension from Addax

FPSO Knock Adoon

Yinson Holdings has announced that Addax Petroleum Development (Nigeria) Limited has extended its contract for the ...

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Baker Hughes joins Bentley field development group

Baker Hughes joins Bentley field development group

Xcite Energy has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with Baker Hughes Limited, which sets out the ...

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Vallianz bags new charter contracts

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Singapore’s Vallianz Holdings Limited has clinched Letters of Award and new charter contracts with a total ...

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GMG shipyard orders jacking system from TSC

GMG shipyard orders jacking system from TSC

TSC Group Holdings’ subsidiary Zhengzhou TSC Offshore Equipment Co., Ltd. has secured a jacking system order ...

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‘Songa Dee’ to leave Invergordon in ...

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Songa Offshore has informed that the scope of work for the Songa Dee Special Periodic Survey (SPS) has progressed ...

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Genel finds oil in Sidi Moussa block off Morocco

Genel strikes oil off Morocco

Serica Energy plc has informed that the SM-1 well in the Sidi Moussa block offshore Morocco has reached a total ...

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Sembcorp Marine hired for TEN FPSO work

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Sembcorp Marine has announced that its subsidiaries Sembmarine SLP and Jurong Shipyard Pte Ltd has secured offshore ...

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New Senior VP, CFO for Kosmos Energy

New Senior VP, CFO for Kosmos Energy

Kosmos Energy Ltd. has announced that Thomas P. Chambers will join the company as senior vice president and chief ...

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Popular news, October 13 – 19, 2014

Popular news, October 13 - 19, 2014

Here is a list of the Offshore Energy Today articles you read the most this past week. An article about how and why ...

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U.S. weekly offshore rig count drops

U.S. weekly offshore rig count drops

Baker Hughes Incorporated has announced a Weekly Rig Count report to its Investor Relations website. Offshore rigs ...

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‘Pacific Sharav’ starts 5-year Chevron contract

Pacific Sharav

Chevron Corporation has announced that the Pacific Sharav, a deepwater drillship built to Chevron’s ...

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New client for ‘Transocean Leader’

New client for 'Transocean Leader'

Offshore drilling contractor Transocean has won new contracts worth around $610 million, the company has said in ...

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Pacific Rubiales turns to Mexico

Pacific Rubiales turns to Mexico

Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. has entered into a three year Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperation (the ...

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Petronas to use Kongsberg’s drilling solutions

Petronas to use Kongsberg's drilling solutions

Kongsberg Oil & Gas Technologies AS has signed a $2.2 million software contract with Petronas Carigali, the ...

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Dolphin hired for 3D seismic survey in India

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Dolphin has been selected as the first shortlisted contractor for two major projects in India today. The ...

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Eni, Kogas bolster upstream, LNG partnership

Eni, Kogas bolster upstream, LNG partnership

Italian oil company Eni signed today a cooperation agreement with Korea Gas Corporation (KOGAS) to further ...

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Polarcus in West Africa seismic deal

Polarcus in West Africa seismic deal

Polarcus Limited has signed a Letter of Intent for a 3D marine seismic acquisition project offshore West Africa. ...

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