Jack-up rig Mercury christened in Astrakhan (Russia)

Jack-up rig Mercury christened in Astrakhan (Russia)

Caspian Energy Group has announced that the christening ceremony of a jack-up rig “Mercury” took place on a site of “Astrakhan Shipbuilding Production Association”. It is the second jack-up rig assembled with facilities ...

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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

Dolphin's 3D seismic vessel (Illustration only)

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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Fugro creates ‘Fugro Chair in Geotechnics’ at UWA

Signing of the agreement for the new ‘Chair of Geotechnics’ at UWA.

Fugro is to fund the creation of a new ‘Fugro Chair in Geotechnics’ at the University of Western Australia’s Centre ...

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New charter for accommodation vessel Bibby Bergen

Bibby Bergen

Bibby Maritime has secured a new charter for floating accommodation vessel ‘Bibby Bergen’, starting 15th October ...

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Lamprell looking for new CFO

Lamprell looking for new CFO

Lamprell, a UAE-based offshore engineering and construction firm, has announced that Joanne Curin, Chief Financial ...

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BOEM to offer 44M acres in Central GoM lease sale

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Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Acting Director Walter Cruickshank has announced that the bureau will ...

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ATP-IP to pay penalty for oil discharges from offshore ...

ATP Innovator

The Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) and the U.S. Environmental ...

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Oil flows at Umm Lulu

Oil flows at Umm Lulu

INPEX announced today that, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Japan Oil Development Co., Ltd. (JODCO), it ...

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OSV operators swoop for Nam Cheong’s new AHTS

Clients swoop for Nam Cheong's new AHTS vessels

Malaysia’s Nam Cheong has secured Letters of Intent (“LOI”) from five customers worth approximately US$186 ...

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