Transocean stalls jack-up delivery once more

Transocean Ltd., a drilling contractor, has amended its construction contracts with Singapore’s Keppel FELS ...

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Isobel Deep well results coming in June

Falkland Oil and Gas Limited (FOGL) has informed that the final results for the 14/20-1 “Isobel ...

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Kosmos finds gas offshore Mauritania

Kosmos Energy’s Tortue-1 exploration well in Block C8 offshore Mauritania has encountered additional ...

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Paddle in Seattle. More kayakers to protest against Shell

Dozens of protesters in kayaks gathered in the Port of Seattle on Saturday to protest against Shell’s Arctic ...

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'Floatel Victory' on its way to Westcon

Norway’s Westcon Yard has informed that the Floatel Victory flotel will be arriving at its yard in Ølensvåg, ...

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'Deepsea Metro I' to drill off Vietnam for VietGazprom

Odfjell Drilling has secured new employment for Deepsea Metro I drillship through signing a contract with ...

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Encana halts Deep Panuke production

The production from the Encana Corporation’s Deep Panuke platform, located offshore Nova Scotia, has been ...

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Maersk Drilling results positively impacted by fleet growth

Maersk Drilling has delivered a profit of $168 million in the first quarter of 2015 compared to $116 million in the ...

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Suncor Energy wraps up appraisal well in North Sea

Suncor Energy Norge AS, operator of production licence 375, has completed drilling of appraisal well 34/4-14 S in ...

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OMV bites dust in Barents Sea wildcat

OMV (Norge) AS, operator of production licence 537, is in the process of concluding the drilling of wildcat well ...

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Indian Minister visits ONGC's offshore facilities

Dharmendra Pradhan, Indian Minister of State Petroleum & Natural Gas visited the Oil and Natural Gas ...

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Prosafe sees potential for new contracts. Net profit up

Prosafe, world’s largest provider of offshore accommodation rigs, has reported its net profit for the first ...

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More hurdles for Shell’s Arctic drilling plans

While Shell may have received a conditional approval by the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management to drill for oil ...

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BP to start drilling at Juniper field

BP Trinidad and Tobago LLC (BPTT) has announced that the Ocean Victory semi-submersible drilling rig has arrived in ...

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‘Arendal Spirit’ reaches Brazil (VIDEO)

Earlier this month Teekay’s first offshore accommodation rig, Arendal Spirit, arrived to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. ...

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Tullow gains NPD nod for Zumba wildcat

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Tullow Oil Norge AS a drilling permit for well 6507/11-11 in ...

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Green light for Shell to use 'Transocean Barents' on Draugen

A/S Norske Shell has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway to use the Transocean ...

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BOEM approves Shell’s Chukchi Sea drilling plan

The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has conditionally approved Shell Gulf of Mexico, Inc.’s ...

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Cairn submits work plan to Senegal, chooses drillship

Cairn Energy and its joint venture partners have submitted a three year evaluation work plan to the Government of ...

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Origin on the brink of Yolla finish

Australia’s Origin Energy Limited, as Operator of the BassGas Joint Venture, today announced that the Yolla-6 ...

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Lundin gets nod for exploration well in Barents Sea

Lundin Norway AS (Lundin) has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway to drill an ...

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Exxon makes oil discovery offshore Guyana

ExxonMobil has discovered hydrocarbons offshore Guyana, while drilling the Liza-1 exploration well at the Stabroek ...

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PSA: Green light for two wells in Norwegian Sea

VNG Norge (VNG) has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway to drill two exploration ...

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Statoil to plug Kristin field well with 'Scarabeo 5'

Statoil has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway to use Scarabeo 5 rig for permanent ...

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Tullow to drill well in Zumba prospect (Norway)

Tullow Oil Norge AS has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway for exploration drilling ...

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Baker Hughes: Worldwide rig count falls by 1.120 in April

Baker Hughes has said today that the worldwide rig count for April 2015 was 2,268, down 289 from the 2,557 counted ...

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Rowan sees 45% revenue increase

Rowan Companies plc, a Houston-based drilling contractor, has reported net income of $123.7 million for the three ...

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