Report: Turkish warships stop Eni's drillship off Cyprus

Turkish warships on Friday reportedly blocked an Eni-operated drillship from moving into an area offshore Cyprus.

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Carnarvon picks up new permit offshore W. Australia

Carnarvon Petroleum has been awarded a new permit in the Southern Vulcan Sub-basin offshore Western Australia.

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Florida would benefit from offshore drilling, FPC says

Florida to reap benefits of affordable and reliable U.S.-produced energy if included in DOI’s 5-year offshore o&g ...

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Tullow hires Enpro Subsea for Jubilee, TEN fields support

Oil firm Tullow has awarded a frame agreement contract to Enpro Subsea to support Tullow's strategic activities ...

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Tullow narrows loss. Focuses on growth

Tullow Oil, a London-listed oil and gas exploration and production company, narrowed its net loss for the year, ...

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Statoil picks up North Sea well permit

The NPD has granted Statoil a drilling permit for wildcat well 16/1-29 S, in the North Sea.

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Carnarvon upgrades Labyrinth resources

Carnarvon has identified over 1.5 billion barrels of recoverable prospective resources in its Labyrinth project.

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Giant Johan Sverdrup project 70% complete

The development of the Johan Sverdrup, a giant offshore oil field in Norway, is 70 percent complete.

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Exxon wants bigger FPSO for Liza Phase 2

ExxonMobil, working to develop the giant Liza oil discovery offshore Guyana using an FPSO built in Singapore, is ...

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Hess brings Stampede online

U.S. oil company Hess has started production from its Stampede development located in the Gulf of Mexico. 

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Qatar Petroleum buys into offshore block in South Africa

Qatar Petroleum entered into an agreement with the French oil giant Total to buy a 25% participating interest in ...

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Total enters prolific Guyana Basin. Buys two offshore blocks

Total enters prolific Guyana Basin. Buys two offshore blocks

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Byron in well completion ops

Byron Energy has started completion operations on Gulf of Mexico wells ahead of production start in March.

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Kosmos drills duster off Senegal

Kosmos Energy has completed drilling the Requin Tigre-1 exploration well located in Senegal's Saint Louis Offshore ...

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Spirit spuds Fogelberg appraisal

Spirit Energy has started drilling the Fogelberg appraisal well and contingent sidetrack in the Norwegian Sea. 

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TGS to process 30,000 wells in Mexico

TGS has been cleared by Mexican regulator CNH to process its entire library of more than 30,000 wells in Mexico.

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Woodmac: Offshore decom in APAC region could cost $100B

Decommissioning of nearly 2,600 platforms and 35,000 wells in the Asia Pacific region could cost over $100 billion.

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Canada: BP cleared to proceed with Scotian Basin project

BP has been told to proceed with the Scotian Basin project by the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency.

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Statoil chooses 'West Hercules' for Barents Sea campaign

Statoil has signed a contract with North Atlantic Norway Ltd for use of the 6th generation West Hercules rig.

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'Maersk Innovator' for Nexen's Buzzard drilling campaign

Maersk Drilling has confirmed it will use its Maersk Innovator jack-up rig for Nexen's drilling campaign in the UK ...

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Aker BP set to drill off Norway with 'Deepsea Stavanger'

Aker BP has received consent from the PSA to drill an exploration well off Norway using the Deepsea Stavanger rig.

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IOG pushes back Blythe and Vulcan first gas date

UK-based IOG has pushed back the date of first gas from the Blythe and Vulcan Satellites gas hubs in the North Sea.

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Shell makes one of its largest oil discoveries in GoM

Shell has made what it says is one of its largest U.S. Gulf of Mexico exploration finds in the past decade from the ...

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Call for nominations issued for areas off Newfoundland

C-NLOPB has issued a call for the submission of nominations of areas of interest located in the Eastern ...

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Rystad Energy: 13 UK fields to be sanctioned in 2018

The UK oil and gas industry is coming back to life with 13 fields expected to be sanctioned in 2018, according to ...

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Hess spending to focus on Guyana and Bakken assets

Hess Corporation will spend about two thirds of its 2018 budget on Guyana asset and Bakken shale play. 

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FAR getting ready to drill Gambian prospect

Australia-based FAR Limited is preparing to drill at its Samo prospect offshore The Gambia in late 2018. 

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