Lebanon offshore round tender invitation

The blocks open for bidding are Blocks 1, 2, 5, 8, and 10

Wintershall gets nod for Imsa drilling

Wintershall has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway to carry out exploration drilling ...

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PSA: Green light for B-11 disposal

Gassco has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway to remove and dispose of the B-11 ...

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U.S. Offshore rigs jack up by one unit

Baker Hughes issued its weekly rig count for North America earlier this week, on Wednesday, November 26, ahead of ...

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Maersk Oil drills duster

As operator for Dansk Undergrunds Consortium (DUC), Maersk Oil has drilled the exploration well Siah NE-1X ...

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Talisman bans E-cigarettes from offshore platforms

Offshore operator Talisman is set to ban E-cigarettes from all their offshore installations. The ban is the result ...

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Northern Offshore delays Rosneft rig deal

Offshore drilling contractor Northern Offshore has agreed to postpone a rig contract with Russian oil giant ...

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Statoil extends life of Tune field

Statoil has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway to continue to use facilities on the ...

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Slip & fall injury sends offshore worker to hospital

Shetland Coastguard has flown an injured worker from the North Cormorant platform in the UK North Sea. According to ...

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Draupner in PSA probe

The Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway has carried out an audit of emergency preparedness and radio and ...

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Sevan reduces rig dayrate to avoid contract termination

Sevan Drilling, a Norway-based drilling contractor, had a disappointing third quarter when it comes to its rig ...

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Seadrill pauses rigs orders. Cuts dividend

Seadrill will refrain from ordering new offshore rigs in the near future due to the challenging market conditions ...

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Karoon finds oil off Brazil

Karoon Gas Australia has informed that Kangaroo-2 appraisal well, offshore Brazil, has encountered multiple oil ...

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4th Keppel rig for Perforadora

Keppel AmFELS LLC, a US subsidiary of Singapore’s Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M), has ...

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Deep Casing Tools nets Statoil order

Deep Casing Tools has announced the signing of a frame agreement with Statoil Petroleum AS. The company says that ...

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Paragon to become 2nd largest jack-up rigs owner?

Paragon Offshore, the largest shareholder of Prospector Offshore Drilling since last week, has lodged a formal ...

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Hess extends 'Maersk Resolute' contract

Maersk Drilling has informed that Hess has exercised the four one-well options included in the current contract for ...

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Cleaning ops caused GoM platform blast

Offshore Energy Today has reported on Friday that an explosion occurred on a Fieldwood Energy-operated Echo ...

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Benthic inks geotechnical investigation deal

Benthic, a global geosciences company, has been awarded a contract by a subsidiary of Anadarko Petroleum ...

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GDF Suez buys North Sea license stake

GDF Suez has signed a contract with Idemitsu for the acquisition of 10% share in the license PL 420, in the North ...

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Hoidi's legs for COSL jack-up rig

Singapore-based Hoidi International’s production division in China, will build legs for a COSL jack-up rig. ...

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Giant ‘Pieter Schelte’ on its way to Rotterdam

A twin-hull behemoth, a giant, the world’s largest vessel, largest catamaran, biggest offshore vessel, the ...

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Most popular news of the week

The articles you have read the most this past week include the one on Halliburton’s take-over of Baker ...

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Ophir misses at Tende well, offshore Tanzania

Ophir Energy plc has informed that its Tende-1 well in in East Pande licence offshore Tanzania, failed to ...

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'Maersk Venturer' drills in for Total

Maersk Drilling has informed that its drillship Maersk Venturer has started operations for Total in Malaysia.  ...

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Repsol drills off Canary Islands

In an e-mail sent to Offshore Energy Today Spanish oil company Repsol has confirmed that the company has started ...

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‘Jasper Cosmopolitan’ sale falls through

Jasper Investments Limited has informed that the sale of semi-submersible flotel Jasper Cosmopolitan to Alyan ...

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No merger between Samsung Heavy and Samsung Engineering

A merger agreement announced in September between South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries and Samsung ...

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