McDermott, Nakilat in offshore construction JV

Offshore construction and installation specialist McDermott will team up with Qatar's Nakilat to provide offshore ...

read more →

John Lawrie to develop new decom site at Port of Dundee

John Lawrie Group will expand its operations in Scotland after agreeing a deal to develop a new site at the Port of ...

read more →

Shell, Sapura hire McDermott for offshore Malaysia work

McDermott has won two "sizable" contracts from Shell and Sapura Exploration and Production for offshore ...

read more →

NOPSEMA mulls over CarbonNet's appraisal well plan

The Crown in right of Victoria has submitted a new environment plan (EP) for an appraisal well located offshore ...

read more →

Ensco, Rowan get UK clearance for merger

Offshore drilling company Ensco and its rival Rowan Companies have received approval from the UK competition ...

read more →

Avalon partners eye exploration well location

Partners in the Total-operated Frontier Exploration Licence (FEL) 2/19, which contains the Avalon prospect offshore ...

read more →

Johan Sverdrup processing platform topside reaches Norway

Boka Vanguard, the world's largest heavy lift, and transportation vessel has reached Norway after a two-month ...

read more →

Wintershall drills dry well in Norwegian Sea

Wintershall has failed to find hydrocarbons after drilling a wildcat well in the Norwegian Sea.

read more →

Santos, Beach Energy in Bonaparte Basin acreage deal

Australia's Santos and its compatriot Beach Energy have signed agreements over four offshore blocks in Northern ...

read more →

Tulip Oil brings online Q10 gas development

Dutch privately-held exploration and production operator Tulip Oil has started gas production from its Q10 offshore ...

read more →

Weekly offshore rig count in U.S. rises to 21 units

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. rose to 21 units last week, according to the weekly rig count report by ...

read more →

Kosmos picks new chief exploration officer

Chief exploration officer and founding partner of offshore oil and gas explorer Kosmos Energy has decided to retire ...

read more →

Sirius gets more time to complete Nigeria block entry

Sirius Petroleum has completed its due diligence regarding the proposed acquisition of a stake in the shallow-water ...

read more →

Popular news, February 11 – 17, 2019

Offshore Energy Today's most popular news of the past week.

read more →

Sea Mar in long-term vessel charter with Neptune

Dutch offshore vessel operator Sea Mar Shipping has won a long-term charter deal with Neptune Energy Netherlands ...

read more →

Equinor rethinking Rosebank plan

Norwegian oil and gas company Equinor has decided to revise the original development plan for the Rosebank project ...

read more →

Anadarko enters another sale agreement for Mozambique gas

Anadarko Petroleum has signed a sale and purchase agreement with Bharat Gas Resources, a subsidiary of Bharat ...

read more →

Global Witness: Soco’s Congo sale unlawful

Oil company Soco International's last year's sale of its offshore block in Congo to Coastal Energy has been put ...

read more →

Eni's adjusted 4Q profit up 55pct. Full year output soars

Italian oil company Eni posted a 55 rise in adjusted net profit €1.46 billion in the fourth quarter of 2018, ...

read more →

Oil companies to enter South Korean offshore wind market

State-run Korea National Oil Corporation (KNOC) and Norwegian oil major Equinor have decided to jointly enter into ...

read more →

Wellesley hits dust with North Sea well

Wellesley Petroleum has completed the drilling of wildcat well 35/4-2 in the North Sea offshore Norway. The well is dry. 

read more →

Maersk Supply Service takes in final Starfish AHTS

Maersk Supply Service has completed its OSV fleet renewal program as it has taken delivery of the Maersk Marker AHTS.

read more →

Vår Energi joins carbon capture and storage partnership

Oil and gas company Vår Energi has entered into a partnership with the Norwegian Carbon Capture & Storage Research ...

read more →

Equinor makes minor oil discovery in North Sea

Equinor has made a minor oil discovery in the North Sea offshore Norway. 

read more →

Yinson nets $578 million FPSO operation and maintenance job

Yinson has received and accepted a letter of award from JX Nippon to provide operation and maintenance services for ...

read more →

FPSO Liza Destiny to set sail for Guyana this summer

The FPSO vessel Liza Destiny will set sail for the ExxonMobil-operated Stabroek block off Guyana in the summer of 2019.

read more →

Noble buys second newbuild jack-up from PaxOcean

Noble Corporation has bought a second newbuild Gusto MSC CJ46 design jack-up rig from the PaxOcean Group (PaxOcean) ...

read more →