Repsol in $8.3B Talisman takeover

Repsol-in-$8.3B-Talisman-takeover

Canada’s Talisman Energy Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement with Repsol S.A. under which Repsol ...

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Woodside postpones Browse FEED

Woodside postpones Browse FEED

Australian oil and gas company Woodside, as operator of the Browse FLNG Development, has advised that a revised ...

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Technip backs out of CGG takeover talks

Technip backs out of CGG takeover talk

French oilfield services provider Technip has pulled out of CGG takeover talks. Technip approached its compatriot ...

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BP denied Valhall QP life extension

BP denied Valhall QP life extension

The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has turned down an application from BP Norge AS for consent to extend ...

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Schlumberger in Mariner award (UK)

Schlumberger in Mariner award (UK)

Statoil has on behalf of the Mariner co-venturers awarded the contract for integrated drilling and well services on ...

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Repsol, Tower resolve Namibia dispute

Repsol, Tower resolve Namibia dispute

Tower Resources plc has reached an agreement with the Operator, Repsol Exploration (Namibia) (Pty) Limited, ...

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Statoil hits oil in Krafla North

Statoil hits oil in Krafla North

Det norske has informed that the exploration drilling on the Krafla North prospect in PL 035, in the North Sea, is ...

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RWE Dea bites dust in North Sea wildcat

RWE Dea bites dust in North Sea wildcat

RWE Dea Norge AS, operator of production licence 420, is in the process of concluding the drilling of wildcat well ...

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FMC Technologies wins subsea system order from Eni

Eni's East Hub gets FMC Technologies subsea systems

FMC Technologies has received an order from Eni Angola to supply subsea production systems for its deepwater Block ...

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AWE exits VIC/P67 Joint Venture

AWE exits VIC:P67 Joint Venture

Australian energy company WHL Energy Limited has received notification from Peedamullah Petroleum (AWE) stating it ...

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Ocean Installer sets up in Brazil

Normand Clipper

Norway’s Ocean Installer has established an office in Brazil. According to the company, the market represents ...

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Polarcus nets West Africa shoot

Polarcus nets West Africa shoot

UAE based company specializing in high-end towed streamer data acquisition, Polarcus Limited has signed a Letter of ...

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Eni bags three permits off Portugal

Eni bags three permits off Portugal

Italy’s Eni has finalised  with Petrogal, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Portuguese company Galp Energia, ...

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Primeline starts commercial production at LS36-1

Primeline starts production from LS36-1 gas field (China)

Primeline Energy Holdings has started commercial production at its LS36-1 gas field, offshore China, trial ...

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BOEM gets new boss

BOEM gets new boss

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell has named Abigail Ross Hopper as the Director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy ...

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Oceanteam sells CSV North Ocean 102

Oceanteam sells CSV North Ocean 102

Norway’s Oceanteam Shipping ASA has completed the transfer of its 50% ownership stake in the to date jointly ...

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Lamprell: Jack-up Shuwehat delivered to NDC

HE Sheikh Saud Bin Khalid Al Qasimi (centre) cuts the ribbon for the NDC
Shuwehat rig alongside Lamprell CEO Jim Moffat (right) and NDC Chief Executive Officer
Abdalla Saeed Al Suwaidi (left)

Lamprell has announced the completion of construction on a further jack-up drilling rig, the “Shuwehat”, and its ...

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Statoil extends lifetime for Oseberg Vestflanke

Oseberg field centre

Statoil has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway to use Oseberg Vestflanke, located in ...

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Wintershall expects higher resources from Maria

Wintershall expects higher resources from Maria

Germany’s Wintershall has announced updated, higher recoverable resource estimates for its operated Maria ...

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Azonto granted EEA for Gazelle field

Azonto granted EEA for Gazelle field (Ivory Coast)

Azonto has been advised by its affiliate Vioco Petroleum Limited (“Vioco”, 35% Azonto, 65% Vitol) that ...

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'Mermaid Commander' hired for Gulf of Thailand work

DSV Mermaid Commander wins Thailand gig

Mermaid Maritime Public Company Limited has secured a 2-year contract for its dive support vessel, ‘Mermaid ...

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Woodside farms into Nova Scotia blocks

Woodside farms into Nova Scotia blocks

Woodside has finalised an agreement with BP to farm into offshore blocks in the Scotian Basin, located off the ...

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Shah Deniz gets first DEH system delivery from Nexans

Shah Deniz gets first DEH system delivery from Nexans

Nexans has provided to BP and its Shah Deniz development project, in the Caspian Sea, the first delivery in what ...

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African Petroleum renews Senegal licence

Senegal

African Petroleum Corporation’s subsidiary African Petroleum Senegal Limited has received confirmation from ...

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Damen delivers third FOCSV ‘Fugro Frontier’

Damen delivers 'Fugro Frontier'

Fugro has received the third of a series of three Fugro Offshore Coastal Survey Vessels (FOCSV) being built by ...

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Subsea 7 in organizational changes

Subsea 7 restructuring business

Subsea 7 S.A. has announced that, with effect from January 1, 2015, it will be changing the organisational ...

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Johan Sverdrup FEED phase under PSA’s spotlight

Johan Sverdrup FEED under PSA's spotlight

The Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway has carried out an audit of materials handling, occupational health and ...

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