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Another oil spill at Hibernia platform off Canada

"The nature and frequency of these incidents in our offshore area are obviously concerning,” said Scott Tessier, ...

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Husky to resume White Rose oil production after oil spill

Husky Energy is preparing to resume oil production from two offshore drill centers at the White Rose field off ...

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Hibernia allowed to resume production following July spill

Canadian offshore regulator has issued an approval to Hibernia Management and Development Company (HMDC) to resume ...

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Safety body looks at 'West Mira' ahead of AoC award

Norwegian offshore safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has found irregularities during a duo of ...

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Aker BP to use 'Deepsea Stavanger' for two wells

Norwegian oil company Aker BP has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) for exploration ...

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Hibernia output still shut. Oil spill volume shrinking

The Hibernia oil production platform offshore Newfoundland, Canada, is still shut, as cleanup efforts continue one ...

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Wintershall Dea cleared to use 'West Hercules'

Wintershall Dea has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority for exploration drilling in block 66/11 in ...

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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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