Livestream from OEEC Community Square – Day 1

ON AIR talk-shows from OEEC – Tuesday, October 22, 2018

Lifeboat simulator installed on Prosafe’s Safe Boreas

Virtual Marine Technology, a Canadian simulation services provider, announced it has installed its first lifeboat ...

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BP begins 7-year drilling campaign west of Shetland (UK)

BP has confirmed today it has kicked off drilling on the Loyal field in the North Sea, using the new-build, ...

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Voluntary retirement payouts deepen Hyundai's 1Q net loss

South Korean ships and drilling rigs builder Hyundai Heavy Industries has reported its net loss for the 1Q of the ...

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Shell sets sights on Portrush drilling (Norway)

Shell Norge is reportedly planning to drill an exploration well 6407/10-4 in Portrush prospect located in the ...

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Lamprell wins jack-up rig option from NDC

National Drilling Company (NDC), Abu Dhabi, has exercised one of its existing options and awarded a contract to ...

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SEC called to investigate Shell's Arctic drilling report

  The Abrams Environmental Law Clinic at the University of Chicago Law School and international ocean advocacy ...

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Wintershall gets nod for North Sea wildcat

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Wintershall Norge AS a drilling permit for well 35/12-5 S, in ...

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Wintershall finds oil in Norwegian Sea

Wintershall Norge AS, operator of production licence 589, is about to complete drilling of wildcat well 6406/2-8, ...

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SembMarine’s 1Q profit down 14 percent

Singapore’s Sembcorp Marine, a company building offshore drilling rigs, has achieved a net profit of $106 ...

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Petrobras closes down four platforms due to oil leak

Four Petrobras’ oil platforms offshore Brazil have been shut down on Friday (April 24) after a leak was ...

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Falck adds to its offshore fire training assets

Falck Safety Services (Falck), has recently enhanced its fire training asset, installing a new three-storey fire ...

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Popular news, April 20 – 26, 2015

Last week was all about thirty fourth IHS CERAWeek conference in Houston, so naturally some of the most read ...

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Offshore rig count up by one

Baker Hughes Incorporated has posted Weekly Rig Count reports to its Investor Relations website according to which ...

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Premier suspends Isobel Deep well

Falkland Oil and Gas Limited (FOGL) has informed that the 14/20-1 “Isobel Deep” well, offshore the ...

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KrisEnergy spuds Gulf of Thailand well

KrisEnergy Ltd. has announced that the Key Gibraltar jack-up rig has started drilling of the Rayrai-1 exploration ...

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Rowan sees new, lower rates for jack-up rigs

Rowan Companies, a Houston-based drilling contractor, has seen several revised operating rates for their rigs ...

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PSA sheds light on man overboard incident at Scarabeo 8

The Petroleum Safety Authority’s (PSA) investigation of the incident on Scarabeo 8, when a man fell ...

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Coastal Contracts sells jack-up rig for $224M

Coastal Contracts’ subsidiary, Thaumas Marine Pte Ltd, has secured a contract for the sale of one jack-up ...

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Det norske completes two Ivar Aasen appraisal wells

Det norske oljeselskap AS, operator of production licence 001 B, has completed drilling of appraisal wells 16/1-21 ...

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'Deepsea Aberdeen' starts drilling for BP

Today, Deepsea Aberdeen started drilling operations under its 7-year contract with BP on the Quad 204 field ...

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Deepwater Horizon: Five years later

Today marks the fifth anniversary since the Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster, offshore Louisiana, USA, in which ...

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Gallery: ‘Blue Marlin’ reaches Port Angeles

The Blue Marlin, a Curacao-flagged heavy-lift vessel carrying the Polar Pioneer drilling rig, has arrived to its ...

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Wintershall's Brage in PSA probe

The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has carried out an audit of Wintershall Norge AS (WINO) within the ...

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Offshore rigs remain unaffected

Baker Hughes Incorporated has posted Weekly Rig Count reports to its Investor Relations website according to which ...

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Transocean: Two contracts in, one out, one rig to scrapyard

Transocean, a Switzerland-based offshore drilling contractor, has notched up $26 million worth of rig contract ...

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KrisEnergy hits pay in Gulf of Thailand sidetrack

KrisEnergy’s Rossukon-3ST sidetrack exploration well, located in G6/48 in the Gulf of Thailand, ...

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LLOG kicks off 'Delta House' production

LLOG Exploration Company, L.L.C. (LLOG) initiated production from the Delta House floating production system (FPS) ...

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