Lebanon offshore round tender invitation

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

Halliburton in $597M offshore deal in Kuwait

Bloomberg has reported that the value of the deal is around $597 million.

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New job in Egypt for Maersk semi-sub

Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract by Edison E&P for its Maersk Discoverer drilling rig.

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IOG expects Maersk rig at Harvey well by end of July

Independent Oil and Gas (IOG) expects the Maersk Resilient jack-up rig to be on its Harvey appraisal well location ...

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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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Minor oil discovery for Aker BP in North Sea

Aker BP has finalized the results after drilling wildcat well 24/9-15 S (Froskelår Nordøst) and appraisal well ...

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BP discovers more pay at Greater Tortue Ahmeyim project

BP has expanded a natural gas resource potential at the Greater Tortue Ahmeyim natural gas project, which is ...

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Equinor hires Safe Concordia flotel for Brazil ops

Offshore accommodation specialist Prosafe has won a contract for its Safe Concordia flotel with Equinor in Brazil.

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Hurricane disappointed with Warwick Deep well results

Hurricane Energy has encountered disappointing results at the 205/26b-13Z (Warwick Deep) well located in the West ...

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U.S. weekly offshore rig count goes up to 26 units

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. increased to 26 units last week, according to weekly rig count reports ...

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TMC to supply compressor for Awilco's newbuild

Singapore's Keppel FELS has awarded TMC Compressors a deal to deliver an energy-saving marine compressed air system ...

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KS Drilling scores drilling gig in Egypt

Singapore-listed drilling company KS Drilling has managed to find work for its KS Medstar-1 offshore drilling rig ...

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KS Drilling cancels another jack-up order in China

Singaporean offshore driller KS Drilling has canceled another newbuild rig order in China. This time with COSCO.

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Norway: Offshore rig workers' strike averted

Illustration: Image by the Norwegian Shipowners' Association

"The mediation turned out to be very demanding," The Norwegian Shipowners' Association said

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Sapura adds first offshore wind gig to nine oil deals

Malaysia’s oilfield services player Sapura Energy has scored several new oil patch deals and one – the company’s ...

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Aker BP drills duster north of Gina Krog

Aker BP has completed the drilling of wildcat well 15/6-16 S, which is located in the central part of the North ...

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Dolphin Drilling files for bankruptcy

Offshore drilling company Dolphin Drilling ASA has filed for bankruptcy after failure of creditors to agree 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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Wintershall Dea farms out Shrek licenses

Wintershall Dea has farmed out its 30% stake in the Shrek licenses (PL838/838B) in the Norwegian Sea to Lime Petroleum.

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Update: Dolphin Drilling might file for bankruptcy

Norwegian offshore drilling contractor Dolphin Drilling ASA might file for bankruptcy.

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Repsol hires Maersk Valiant drillship for Mexico drilling

Spanish oil firm Repsol has hired a Maersk Drilling drillship for offshore drilling in Mexico.

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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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ADES lands new offshore rig contract in Egypt

ADES International has been awarded a new two-year contract for its Admarine IV offshore jack-up rig in Egypt.

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U.S. offshore rig count flat at 24

The number of offshore units in the U.S. has remained the same over the course of last week, according to Friday ...

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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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No winners after Greenpeace's North Sea protest, OGUK says

Oil & Gas UK, a representative body for the UK's offshore industry, has said that there are no winners following ...

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Maersk Drilling closes Giant rig sale

Maersk Drilling has completed the sale of its jack-up rig Giant - formerly named Mærsk Giant - to the LOTOS ...

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Greenpeace ends protest against BP after 12 days

Environmental group Greenpeace has ended its protest in Scotland targeting BP-chartered drilling rig for its UK ...

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