Canada: Funds available offshore drilling assessment

CEAA has made funds available to assist in participation in the regional assessment of offshore drilling east of ...

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AGR, First Geo to merge into Akastor-owned company

Norwegian offshore oil and gas consultancy and services companies First Geo (owned by Akastor), and AGR are set to ...

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Quadrant Energy applies for Bedout seismic permit

Quadrant Energy has submitted a request to Australia's offshore regulator to undertake a seismic survey in the ...

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Tower Resources bringing Topaz Driller rig back to Cameroon

Tower Resources has via its Cameroon subsidiary hired the Topaz Driller jack-up rig from Vantage Drilling for ...

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Equinor's $914M Troll Phase 3 project gets green light

Equinor's proposed development of Phase 3 of the Troll field in the Norwegian part of the North Sea has been ...

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Magseis pushes on with Fairfield acquisition

Magseis has obtained competition clearance for the acquisition of Fairfield Geotechnologies’ seismic technology business.

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Premier completes Babbage Area sale to Verus

Premier Oil has completed the previously announced sale of its stake in Babbage Area in the UK North Sea to Verus.

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Polarcus to go to court with PGS over patent claim

Polarcus has accepted service of court proceedings filed by PGS relating to the acquisition of seismic data in ...

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Pertamina starts drilling with Hakuryu-14 jack-up

Japan Drilling Company (JDC) has informed that its recently built jack-up rig has started drilling for Pertamina in ...

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Chevron in first capex boost after four years

Chevron has announced a $20 billion-dollar capex for 2019, marking a first budget boost after it had lowered capex ...

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Indonesia: Ophir confirms Paus Biru-1 gas discovery

Offshore oil and gas company Ophir Energy has confirmed it has made a gas discovery at its Paus Biru-1 exploration ...

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Neptune expects Cara FID in early 2019

Oil and gas company Neptune Energy has moved onto the next stage of its Cara project located in the North Sea off Norway.

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PSV Stril Barents to switch to hybrid power

Eni Norge and Simon Møkster Shipping have reached an agreement to ensure reductions in fuel consumption of the ...

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ADNOC takes Shelf rig for Abu Dhabi ops

Shelf Drilling has received a three-year contract award for the Compact Driller jack-up rig with ADNOC Drilling.

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Petrobras to spend $68.8B on E&P. Plans to order 7 new FPSOs

Brazilian oil company Petrobras has set aside $84 billion dollars to spend between 2019 and 2023. Most of this will ...

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Rystad: OPEC+ must cut 2019 supply growth

The OPEC + countries must cut 2019 supply growth by 1.5 million bpd if they want oil prices back above $70 next year.

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Golden Energy to take over vessel management company

Golden Energy Offshore Services has entered into a term sheet with Golden Energy Offshore Management Holdings AS ...

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OOS holds keel laying ceremony for 'OOS Walcheren'

OOS International has held a keel laying ceremony for the OOS Walcheren in China Merchants Heavy Industry’s yard in ...

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Sapura, Afcon in $720M ONGC offshore platform award

Malaysia's Sapura Energy and India's Afcons have won a contract with India's oil and gas company ONGC to build ...

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Bassoe: Whatcha gonna do with all those rigs, China?

There’s still over 50 newbuild jackups stranded in Chinese shipyards. It’s the end of 2018, and nobody knows when ...

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Well-Centric to create 'largest well integrity firm in UK'

Well-Centric has announced the acquisition of Simmons Edeco Europe from its Canadian owner.

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Texo selects Port of Blyth as location for new facility

UK's Port of Blyth will soon be welcoming another new client to its offshore energy hub.

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Sparrows lands Pemex crane gig

Sparrows Group has signed a five-year blanket order with Pemex to service 41 of its cranes situated on assets in ...

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NAO finds North Sea work for platform supplier

Offshore vessel operator Nordic American Offshore (NAO) has been awarded a one-year fixed contract for one of its ...

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Sirius Petroleum adds Precision to portfolio

Sirius Petroleum has signed a sale and purchase agreement to acquire a 75% stake in Precision Energy Tetra 109 from PEG.

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Transocean wraps up Ocean Rig acquisition

Offshore drilling giant Transocean has become even bigger as it on Wednesday evening announced the completion of ...

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Update: Pirates board offshore vessel in Nigeria

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An offshore vessel was reportedly attacked and boarded by pirates on Tuesday while on its way to an FPSO offshore ...

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