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USA: Gulf Coast Restoration and Protection Foundation ...

Oil rig workers suffering financial hardship because of the federal moratorium on deepwater drilling are urged to ...

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BP Acquires Interest in Block 42/05 South China Sea

BP announced today that its acquisition of an interest in block 42/05 in the South China Sea’s Pearl River Mouth ...

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Norway: Deep Sea Mooring Selected Supplier and Awarded ...

Deep Sea Mooring AS, part of the Odfjell Well Services group (OWS), has been awarded a three year frame agreement ...

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China: CNOOC Limited Announces Appointment of New CFO

CNOOC Limited announced that Mr. Zhong Hua will succeed Mr. Yang Hua as new Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) of the ...

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Turkey: ExxonMobil’s Deepwater Champion Platform will ...

ExxonMobil, a leading international oil company that is currently conducting oil exploration in the Black Sea, said ...

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Norway: NPD Announces Production Figures for July 2010

The average daily production in July 2010 was about 2 117 000 barrels of oil, NGL and condensate. This is 245 000 ...

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Seadrill to be Present at the Barclays Capital CEO ...

Seadrill announced that Alf C Thorkildsen, Chief Executive Officer of Seadrill Management AS, will address ...

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Norway: Spring Energy Announces Major Asset Sale

Spring Energy announces the sale of 15% in PL 378 (containing the Grosbeak discovery), 20% in PL 375 (containing ...

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Australia: BW Offshore Gets $32.5 million from BMG Settlement

BW Offshore has settled all claims and counter-claims related to the terminated Letter of Intent for the Basker ...

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UK: Dana Petroleum Rejects KNOC’s Inadequate Takeover Offer

The Board of Dana (the “Board”) is today posting a circular to Shareholders setting out the valuation of Dana based ...

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Russia: Board of Directors Appoints Eduard Khudainatov ...

In accordance with the order of the Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and the directive of the Russian Government, ...

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USA: GulfMark to Present at The Barclays Capital CEO ...

GulfMark Offshore, Inc. announced that Bruce A. Streeter, the Company’s President & Chief Executive ...

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Norway: Noreco*s Oil and Gas Production Figures for ...

Noreco’s oil and gas production in August 2010 was 10,475 barrels of oil equivalents (boe) per day. Net ...

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Ulstein Present at Exhibitions in Germany and Brazil

ULSTEIN is present at the SMM exhibition in Hamburg 7-10 September and the Rio Oil and Gas exhibition in Rio de ...

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Thailand: Mermaid Maritime Appoints General Manager

The Company has approved the promotion of Mr. James McGhee Nicol to General Manager of Mermaid Drilling Ltd. after ...

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PetroVietnam Plans to Raise $301 Million in Initial ...

PetroVietnam Gas Corp., a unit of Vietnam Oil & Gas Group, plans to raise at least VND5.87 trillion (US$301 ...

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USA: Pride International Reaches an Agreement with BP

Pride International, a offshore drilling company, has reached an agreement with BP exploration & production to ...

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Norway: Statoil Gets License to Use Asgard B Facility

Statoil has been granted consent to use the new pipeline L-103 from subsea template L to Åsgard B. The consent also ...

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USA: Vantage Drilling’s First New Build Drillship ...

Houston-based Vantage Drilling’s first newbuild drillship, Platinum Explorer is due to set sail in November ...

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UK: Northern Offshore Appoints New Senior Vice President

Northern Offshore, Ltd.  announced today that Mr. Paul Ravesies has joined the company as Senior Vice President, ...

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Philippines: Tindalo Operations Update

Nido Petroleum Limited (Nido), as Operator of Service Contract 54A (SC 54A),  advised that the Tindalo-1 well ...

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Cyprus: Songa Offshore Provides August Fleet Update

Songa Venus achieved operating efficiency of 93% during the month; the rig completed its work on the first and has ...

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Singapore: Lord Provost Presents Queen’s Award to Hallin

The Lord Provost of Aberdeen had champagne poured for him by ‘a robot’ when he visited Hallin Marine in ...

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Norway: Keen Interest in Statoil Apprenticeships

Statoil received 400 more applications compared with last year and the company is taking on 181 new apprentices, ...

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UK: Chariot Oil & Gas Limited Appoints RBC Capital ...

Chariot Oil & Gas Limited  announced that it has appointed RBC Capital Markets as Joint Broker with immediate ...

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Norway: STX Europe Continues With Record Earnings

STX Europe reported an EBITDA of NOK 205 million for the second quarter of 2010 which is an increase from NOK 75 ...

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The Netherlands: Offshore Solutions BV Appoints New ...

Offshore Solutions B.V. (OSBV), the joint venture between AMEC and Cofely Nederland N.V., has appointed Lindsay ...

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