Maersk Supply growing in Aberdeen

OSV owner working on becoming more than just a vessel supplier.

Repsol finds oil offshore Gabon

Spanish oil company Repsol has encountered oil offshore Gabon with the Ivela-1 exploration well. 

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Lundin digs deep into new reservoir type in Barents Sea

Lundin Norway has started drilling operations for an extended well test on the Alta discovery in the southern ...

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Aker BP bites dust in North Sea well

Aker BP has drilled a dry well southwest of the Knarr field in the North Sea offshore Norway. 

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Quadrant spuds Phoenix South well

Quadrant Energy has started drilling the Phoenix South-3 well located offshore Australia.

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Wellesley to use Transocean rig for North Sea well

Norway's Petroleum Safety Authority has given its consent to Wellesley Petroleum to drill an exploration well in ...

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BP in exploration pact with Petrobras

UK oil major BP has signed a memorandum of understanding to explore areas of cooperation with Brazilian oil giant ...

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Dry well for Aker BP

Aker BP has drilled a dry exploration well and encountered gas column in an appraisal well near and on Ærfugl field ...

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Spirit hits more gas with Fogelberg appraisal

Preliminary results of Spirit Energy's Fogelberg appraisal well located in the Norwegian Sea indicate that the ...

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All three SM 71 wells now online

Byron Energy has brought online its third well at the South Marsh Island Block 71 (SM 71) oil project lcoated in ...

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Lundin kicks off extended well testing ops on Alta discover

Lundin Norway has started drilling well 7220/11-5 on the Alta discovery in PL609 in the southern Barents Sea. ...

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BW completes first production well at Tortue

BW Offshore has completed the first development well located in the Tortue field, within the Dussafu license, ...

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Lukoil's Caspian Sea fields hit new oil production milestone

Lukoil has reached the 15 million tonnes mark in terms of oil produced at the Yu. Korchagin and V. Filanovsky ...

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Aker BP gets safety nod for Svanefjell well

Aker BP has received consent from the PSA to drill an exploration well in the Barents Sea with the Deepsea Stavanger rig.

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Green light for Spirit Energy's Barents Sea well duo

Spirit Energy has received consent from Norway's Petroleum Safety Authority to carry out exploration drilling of ...

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Comment period open for Nexen's Flemish Pass project

Canadian government has invited the public to comment on potential environmental effects of the proposed Nexen ...

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Both Cat J rigs now in operation for Statoil

The new Cat J jack-up rig Askeladden started drilling on the Gullfaks field off Norway on March 26 with the goal of ...

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Karoon moves closer to FID for Brazilian assets

Australia’s Karoon Gas is moving closer to making a Final Investment Decision (FID) for its Echidna and Kangaroo ...

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Transocean rig arrives at Phoenix South well location

Transocean’s GSF Development Driller-1 drilling rig has arrived at the Phoenix South-3 well drilling location.

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OMV makes gas/condensate discoveries in Norwegian Sea

OMV has made gas/condensate discoveries in Hades and Iris prospects located offshore Norway. 

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Shell divests offshore block in Palestine

Shell divests offshore block in Palestine

Oil company Shell has decided to divest its stake in an offshore block in Palestine. The company, through its ...

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Vryhof units in first-ever gig with Cooper Energy

Deep Sea Mooring and Vryhof Anchors have secured a contract to provide mooring and anchoring services to Cooper Energy.

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Byron resolves Gulf of Mexico well issue

Byron Energy has removed damaged completion assembly from its F3 well in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

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Bahrain in biggest oil find since 1932

Bahrain has said it has made a huge oil discovery off the west coast of the country, “the largest oil discovery ...

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Statoil to use 'Deepsea Bergen' for Sigrun appraisal

Statoil has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) to drill an appraisal well in the North Sea ...

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Hibiscus assumes operator role at North Sabah PSC

Hibiscus Petroleum's subsidiary has completed its acquisition of a 50% participating interest in the 2011 North ...

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Shell, Statoil strengthen foothold in Brazil

European oil giants Statoil and Shell won four offshore blocks each in Brazil’s deep-water bid round held on Thursday.

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ExxonMobil gets hold of 8 deepwater blocks in Brazil

U.S. oil major ExxonMobil won the biggest number of blocks - eight - in Brazil's bidding round for offshore acreage ...

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