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U.S. weekly offshore rig count flat

The U.S. weekly offshore rig count remains unchanged at 19 active units for the third week in a row, Baker Hughes' ...

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Green light for Shell to drill with Saipem rig

Shell has received consent from Norway's Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) for exploration drilling in the North Sea.

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Equinor gains nod to use Songa rig for Norwegian well

Norway's Equinor has been given consent by the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) for exploration drilling in block ...

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Hurricane kicks off Lancaster well completions ops

Hurricane Energy has started well completion operations for the Early Production System on the Lancaster field ...

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Borr Drilling: No long-term rig deals at breakeven rates

Offshore drilling company Borr Drilling, which “has taken the jack-up rig hoarding to a new level,” after several ...

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Prosafe, Cosco in another flotel standstill extension

Prosafe, Oslo-listed provider of offshore accommodation rigs, has entered into another standstill agreement for ...

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Shell adds another well to Awilco rig contract

Shell has decided to exercise a one-well option with UK driller Awilco Drilling under the decommissioning contract ...

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Shell workers return to Gulf platforms after storm

Shell has begun returning offshore workers to its assets in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico following the Alberto storm.

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Mermaid sells offshore barges for scrap

Offshore vessel provider Mermaid Maritime has sold a barge and a tender assist drilling rig to Star Matrix.

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Wellesley picks up Serin permit

Wellesley Petroleum has been granted a drilling permit to drill an exploration well, which aims to investigate a ...

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Aker BP makes minor gas discovery in Barents Sea

Aker BP has made a minor gas discovery in the Barents Sea but the discovery is not considered to be commercial. 

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Ocean Rig setting up for a new play in semi-sub market

There’s probably much more behind Ocean Rig’s recent spinoff of the Leiv Eiriksson and Eirik Raude than they’re ...

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Norway: Safety body finds irregularities on COSL rig

Offshore driller COSL has some work to do to make its COSLInnovator semi-submersible drilling rig fully compliant ...

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Report: ExxonMobil spuds Longtail well, offshore Guyana

Report: ExxonMobil spuds Longtail well, offshore Guyana

After a string of oil discoveries in Guyana, and two dry holes, ExxonMobil has started drilling another well in the ...

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Aker BP secures rig approval to drill new Alvheim well

Norwegian oil and gas company Aker BP has received an approval to use Deepsea Stavanger semi-submersible drilling ...

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Prosafe strikes back in Westcon court case

Prosafe has filed a counter-appeal against Westcon in the TSV Safe Scandinavia conversion court case. 

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Ocean Rig to reactivate stacked semi-sub rig

Offshore drilling contractor Ocean Rig is selling its only two semi-submersible drilling rigs to its subsidiary. 

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Semco Maritime to upgrade accommodation rig for UK gig

 Semco Maritime has been chosen to prepare an accommodation rig for a new assignment for Maersk Oil in the UK sector.

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ConocoPhillips gives Norway job to Ocean Rig semi-sub

Offshore driller Ocean Rig has signed a master service agreement with ConocoPhillips Skandinavia for a term of ...

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Mubadala encounters oil shows in Thai well

Mubadala Petroleum has encountered oil shows in its Manora exploration well and is now getting ready to drill a ...

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U.S. offshore rig count flat at 19

The U.S. offshore rig count remained unchanged last week, according to a Friday report by Baker Hughes, a GE company. 

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Bassoe: Dude, where’s my offshore drilling rig market M&A?

The need for consolidation among offshore rig owners is just as dire as it’s ever been.

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Wellesley all set for Serin well

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

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Equinor hires Odfjell's Deepsea Atlantic rig on $160M deal

Odfjell Drilling has signed a firm contract for its Deepsea Atlantic semi-submersible drilling rig with Equinor - ...

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Odfjell: Appetite for offshore drilling rising

Norwegian offshore drilling specialist Odfjell Drilling sees a better future for the offshore drilling space

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Repsol preparing for Aruba drilling

Repsol signed a $6.4 million deal to hire the drillship for the Aruba well in March this year

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ADES secures new loan to pay for three Nabors rigs

ADES International, a provider of offshore and onshore oil and gas drilling and production services, has secured a ...

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