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Gulf of Mexico oil production almost fully restored

U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil and gas operators have almost fully resumed production following last week’s storm Barry.

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Equinor picks up two safety consents for North Sea ops

Equinor has received two consents from the PSA – one for the use of a COSL rig for exploration drilling and one for ...

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Oil spills from Hibernia platform offshore Canada

Approximately 12.000 liters of oil is estimated to have been spilled this week from the Hibernia oil platform ...

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Repsol cleared to use 'Scarabeo 8' on North Sea well

Spanish oil firm Repsol has received consent from the PSA for exploration drilling in the North Sea using the ...

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Equinor gains consent to use 'West Hercules' on Gladsheim

Equinor has received consent for exploration drilling in block 32/4 in the North Sea offshore Norway, using the ...

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U.S. GoM platforms resuming production after storm

More than fifty percent of the U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil and gas production remained shut on Tuesday following the ...

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Woodside files environment plan for Pyxis drilling

Woodside's environment plan for WA-34-L Pyxis drilling and subsea installation is now under assessment with ...

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Storm Barry shuts 72 pct of U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil output

More than 70 percent of the U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil production remained shut on Sunday after the oil operators had ...

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Gulf of Mexico oil firms evacuate workers ahead of storm

U.S. Gulf of Mexico operators are evacuating offshore workers from rig and platforms in response to tropical ...

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Canada: Suncor investigating potentially fatal FPSO incident

Terra Nova FPSO. Image courtesy of Suncor Energy

An offshore worker aboard Suncor's Terra Nova FPSO offshore Canada was in June exposed to chemicals in an incident ...

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Husky set to replace failed flowline connector at White Rose

Canadian oil firm Husky Energy is preparing to install a replacement flowline connector at the White Rose Field.

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Transocean told to iron out the kinks at 'Transocean Norge'

The PSA has found irregularities during an audit related to an application for an Acknowledgment of Compliance for ...

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Aker BP all set for Norwegian Sea well

Deepsea Stavanger

Norway's Petroleum Safety Authority has given its consent to Aker BP to drill an exploration well in the Norwegian ...

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Offshore decommissioning cost dropping, OGA says

The cost of offshore oil and gas infrastructure decommissioning in the UK North Sea is continuing to fall, the UK ...

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Two workers killed aboard Shell's GoM platform

For Illustration only; Shell's Auger platform - Image source: Shell

Two offshore workers have been killed in an incident aboard Shell's Auger platform in the Gulf of Mexico.

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NOPSEMA asks further info from Equinor on Bight drilling

Australian offshore regulator has requested further information from Equinor on its environment plan for the ...

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Shell cleared to use gas lift system on Knarr field

Oil major Shell has received consent from the PSA for the start-up and operation of the gas lift system on the ...

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Capricorn picks up drilling permit for Godalen well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Capricorn Norge a drilling permit for a well in the Norwegian ...

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Equinor gains consent to use Sverdrup processing platform

The PSA has given Equinor consent to use the P1 processing platform on the Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea ...

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Aker BP to use Odfjell rig at Skogul

Aker BP has been given consent by the Petroleum Safety Authority to use the Deepsea Nordkapp drilling rig for ...

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Aker BP cleared to use rigs on two North Sea projects

Aker BP has received consents from the PSA for the use of the Deepsea Stavanger and Maersk Invincible rigs ...

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Capricorn granted permit for Norwegian Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Capricorn Norge a drilling permit for a well located in the ...

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Aker BP preparing for wildcat well in Norwegian Sea

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Aker BP a drilling permit for a well, which is located in the ...

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Equinor set for Norwegian Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Equinor a drilling permit for well 6507/2-5 S, which is located in ...

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Gulf of Oman tanker attacks lift oil prices

Around a fifth of the oil consumed globally passes through the nearby Strait of Hormuz.

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Sleipner A workers stressed by long hours, workload

Sleipner A platform storm Photographer: Øyvind Hagen/Equinor

Safety body finds irregularities with working environment aboard the platform, including long working hours, ...

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Report: Fire extinguished on offshore platform in Iran

Illustration only: An offshore platform in Iran / Image by POGC

An offshore platform, operated by Pars Oil and Gas Compan (POGC), caught fire in the Persian Gulf offshore Iran on ...

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