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Petronas hires jack-up rig from Perisai

Perisai Petroleum Teknologi Berhad has received a letter of award from Petronas Carigali for the provision of ...

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Kosmos charters Seadrill's West Capricorn rig

Kosmos has hired a Seadrill semi-submersible drilling rig for operations in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico

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BP rig made U-turn after Greenpeace ship blocked its way

©Greenpeace - Jiri Rezac

Early on Sunday afternoon a Greenpeace ship, the Arctic Sunrise, got ahead of the BP-chartered drilling rig Paul B. ...

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Aker BP gains drilling permit for North Sea wildcat

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted a drilling permit for a wildcat well in the North Sea to Aker BP.

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Equinor strikes oil and gas in Norwegian Sea

Transocean Spitsbergen; Photo by Kenneth Engelsvold; Source Equinor

Equinor has made an oil and gas discovery in 6507/3-13. exploration well in the production license 159B the ...

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Equinor drills dry well at Korpfjell Deep in Barents Sea

The well, designated 7335/3-1 and named Korpfjell Deep, is located in production license 859 in the Barents Sea ...

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Shell takes Dolphin Drilling semi for Knarr drilling

Shell has hired a Dolphin Drilling semi-submersible drilling rig for work on the Knarr field in Norway.

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U.S. weekly offshore rig count rises to 24 units

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. increased to 24 units last week, according to weekly rig count reports ...

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Greenpeace brings in new team of activists on BP rig

A fresh team of Greenpeace activists has re-boarded a Transocean-owned rig in Scotland hired by BP for UK North Sea ...

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Investor urges EnscoRowan to declare $2.5B special dividend

Luminus has been extremely disappointed by EnscoRowan trading performance

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Maersk Drilling's jack-up gets one-well option on Buzzard

CNOOC Petroleum Europe Limited, a subsidiary of CNOOC Limited, has exercised a one-well option for the Maersk ...

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Police looking to remove Greenpeace activists on BP rig

Activists from the environmental group Greenpeace are still occupying a Transocean rig, contracted by BP for ...

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Talos confirms Bulleit well as commercial discovery

Talos Energy has confirmed its Bulleit appraisal well, which is located in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, as commercial ...

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Kvaerner delivers support structure for Repsol's Yme

Yme New Development

Norwegian engineering and construction services company Kvaerner has built and delivered a permanent caisson ...

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Greenpeace rig protest triggers injunction

British oil major BP has served an injunction to Greenpeace in order to stop the actions of the environmentalist ...

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Aker BP gains consent to use Odfjell rig on North Sea well

Norwegian E&P player Aker BP has received consent from the PSA for exploration drilling in the North Sea using the ...

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Greenpeace boards offshore rig heading to North Sea

Greenpeace activists have boarded an offshore drilling rig owned by Transocean and scheduled to start drilling for ...

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Stena Forth drillship heads to Guyana for two-well job

The Stena Drilling-owned Stena Forth drillship has been mobilized from West Africa - where it has been operating ...

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U.S. weekly offshore rig count stays flat

The U.S. weekly offshore rig count remained flat during last week, according to a rig count report published on ...

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Norway: 1500 offshore rig workers might go on strike

More than 1500 offshore workers in Norway might go on a strike if a wage settlement with the Norwegian Shipowners’ ...

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Worldwide offshore rig count in May up by 43 rigs YoY

The worldwide offshore rig count in May 2019 dropped by 11 units sequentially but was up 43 rigs year-over-year, ...

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NOV in 'historic' 20,000 psi BOP sale to Transocean

Offshore driller Transocean has bought two 20,000-psi (20K) blowout preventer (BOP) stacks from National Oilwell ...

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Eni hires SSV Catarina rig for Indonesia drilling

Singapore's KS Drilling in a joint venture with Universal Energy Resources has won a contract by Eni for a charter ...

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All agreements for creation of Ironbark JV completed

Completion of all agreements between Cue Energy and BP, Beach Energy, and New Zealand Oil & Gas has been achieved, ...

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DNV GL pens Cyber Security class notation deal with Stena

Classification society DNV GL has signed a contract for the first Cyber Secure class notation with Stena Drilling.

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Mexican companies scramble to find jack-up rigs

Suddenly there’s a lot going on in the Mexican offshore rig market. So much that it’s confusing. Here’s your guide ...

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Santos confirms major oil & gas resource in Dorado

Santos has informed that the Dorado-2 appraisal well has confirmed a major oil and gas resource in the Bedout ...

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