Wood Group to snip and freeze workers' salaries

Wood Group to snip and freeze salaries

Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) has today (Wednesday, December 17) announced plans to reduce the rates paid to its UK-based ...

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VIDEO: Shell’s Prelude – Around the world

VIDEO Shell's Prelude – around the world

Shell has released a new video of Prelude FLNG, the world’s first floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) project. ...

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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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Popular news, December 15 – 21, 2014

Popular news, December 15 - 21, 2014

A story on Halliburton’s decision to cut workforce amid tough market conditions was the most read during the ...

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U.S. Offshore rig count drops

Weekly U.S. offshore rig count at 58

Baker Hughes Incorporated has posted yet another Weekly Rig Count reports to its Investor Relations website. ...

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Rem Offshore’s newbuild suffers setback

Rem Offshore's newbuild suffers setback

Norway’s Rem Offshore ASA has informed that the delivery of the Offshore Construction Vessel (OCV) the ...

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Huntington resumes at reduced rate

Huntington resumes at reduced rate

Norwegian Energy Company (Noreco) has informed that a temporary approval has been granted to resume production at ...

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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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Gallery: SAL Heavy Lift’s MV Frauke wraps up ...

SAL Heavy Lift's MV Frauke wraps up offshore gig

SAL Heavy Lift has informed that the vessel MV Frauke has finalized its long-term engagement for offshore project. ...

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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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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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Ennsub realizes LARS design for ‘Ceona Amazon’

The Launch and Recovery system (LARS)

Ennsub has completed the design and manufacture of two innovative workclass remotely operated vehicle (WROV) ...

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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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Solstad completes AHTS Normand Draupne sale

Solstad completes AHTS Normand Draupne sale

Solstad Offshore, a Norway based offshore ships supplier, has completed the sale of its vessel “Normand ...

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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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