African Petroleum reinstates Gambia licences

African Petroleum reinstates Gambia licences

African Petroleum Corporation has entered into an agreement with The Government of the Republic of The Gambia to reinstate the company’s Alhamdulilah Licence Block A1 and Licence Block A4 (the “Gambia Licences”), and ...

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Maersk Oil drills duster

Maersk Oil drills duster in Danish North Sea

As operator for Dansk Undergrunds Consortium (DUC), Maersk Oil has drilled the exploration well Siah NE-1X ...

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Talisman bans E-cigarettes from offshore platforms

Talisman bans E-cigarettes from offshore platforms

Offshore operator Talisman is set to ban E-cigarettes from all their offshore installations. The ban is the result ...

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TTS to cut 40-60 jobs in China and Norway

TTS to cut 40-60 jobs in China and Norway

TTS Group will lay off 40-60 employees due to, as it explained, a weaker market development than expected in the ...

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Northern Offshore delays Rosneft rig deal

Northern Offshore delays Rosneft rig deal

Offshore drilling contractor Northern Offshore has agreed to postpone a rig contract with Russian oil giant ...

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Sevan Marine shifts CFO role

Sevan Marine shifts CFO role

Norway’s Sevan Marine ASA has informed that as of January 1, 2015, the CFO role will shift from Kjetil ...

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MCG in two seismic shoots off Indonesia

Nordic Bahari

MultiClient Geophysical (MCG) has announced it will acquire two new multi-client 2D seismic surveys in Indonesia. ...

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Plexus to deliver wellhead for Ivar Aasen

'Maersk Interceptor' rig will be used for Geopilot wells

Plexus Holdings PLC  has received an order from Norwegian oil company Det Norske Oljeselskap ASA to supply surface ...

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Important subsea contract for Technip

Statoil hires Technip for subsea installation job at Gullfaks

Technip, a France-based provider of services to oil and gas industry, has said it has signed an important lump sum ...

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Dolphin bags West Africa seismic deal

Dolphin bags West Africa seismic deal

Dolphin Group has been awarded a 3D seismic contract in West Africa. The contract is with an undisclosed ...

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Statoil opens office in Berlin

Statoil opens office in Berlin

Statoil’s representative office in Berlin was officially opened on November 27, 2014 by marketing and trading ...

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IoD Boss slams BG for ‘excessive’ CEO salary

Helge Lund, new BG Group CEO, has been offered a £25 million pay deal

Institute of Directors (IoD), a UK-based body that represents and set standards for company directors, has slammed ...

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Kvaerner: EVP Concrete Solutions leaves

Tow-out and installation of concrete platform 
for the Sakhalin II development.

Bjørn Gundersen has decided to leave the position as Executive Vice President (EVP) for Concrete Solutions at ...

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SBM Offshore speaks up on bribery allegations in Brazil

Petrobras' CEO Maria das Gracas Foster

SBM Offshore, a Dutch company providing FPSO units to oil and gas industry, has issued a statement with regards to ...

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ExxonMobil, COPL ‘committed’ to Liberian deal

ExxonMobil, COPL 'committed' to Liberian deal

Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited along with its partner, ExxonMobil, remain committed to completing their work ...

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Statoil extends life of Tune field

Statoil extends life of Tune field

Statoil has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway to continue to use facilities on the ...

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Circle Group buys WellPartner

Circle Group buys WellPartner

HitecVision has announced the Circle Group’s acquisition of WellPartner AS, an equipment and services company ...

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Rolls-Royce to equip MPSV for Myklebusthaug

UT 7521 WP

Rolls-Royce has won a £12 million ($18.9 million) order to provide design, integrated power and propulsion systems ...

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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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