Cooper expects to repair Sole pipeline in April 2019

Subsea 7 is preparing to repair the damaged section of the Sole pipeline in April 2019 after detecting an anomaly ...

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Jadestone nearly ready for Montara restart

Montara project map

Following an inspection and maintenance shutdown, Jadestone Energy is almost ready to restart production at its ...

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Husky Energy 'deeply sorry' for White Rose oil spill

the release happened when a flowline connector failed near the South White Rose Extension drill

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Decom North Sea granted funds for decom knowledge hub

Decom North Sea has secured a Decommissioning Challenge Fund grant award from the Scottish Government.

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Shearwater lands new projects worth 8 vessel months

Polar Empress

Shearwater GeoServices has been awarded projects equivalent to eight vessel months in the Arabian Sea.

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Eni given notice of order following Goliat audit

The PSA has given a notice of order to Eni Norge regarding risk and barrier management at the Goliat field.

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'West Mira' to become world's first hybrid offshore rig

Siemens will supply a battery-based energy storage solution to the West Mira which will make it the world's first ...

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Equinor gets drilling permit for North Sea wildcat

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Equinor a drilling permit for a wildcat well in the North Sea.

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Vissim to deliver ocean space surveillance system to Equinor

Equinor and Vissim have reached a global frame agreement to deploy its solution for surveillance of ocean space ...

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Swissco selling 25 OSVs to Allianz Middle East

The vessels are being sold on an “as-is-where-is” basis, and have historically been used for a range of offshore ...

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Eni kicks off production from Vandumbu field

N’Goma FPSO

Eni has started production from the Vandumbu field in Block 15/06 through the West Hub N’Goma FPSO.

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Hess to boost capital budget after two years of stagnation

Hess Corporation will allocate 75% of its 2019 E&P capital and exploratory budget of $2.9 billion to high return ...

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ConocoPhillips to keep 2019 capital flat

U.S. oil major ConocoPhillips has revealed that its capital expenditure budget for 2019 will be $6.1 billion. 

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Point Resources, Eni Norge merge into Vår Energi

Oil companies Point Resources and Eni Norge have completed the merger, and have as a result established a company ...

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Catalyst approached for stake in three upcoming wells

Azinor Catalyst has received a Letter of Intent for the acquisition of material non-operated interests in three ...

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Eni in new oil find offshore Angola

Eni has made a new oil discovery in the Afoxé exploration prospect located in Block 15/06, offshore Angola.

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Shell sanctions its 7th North Sea project of 2018

Aerial photography of Shell’s Shearwater Platform in the Central North Sea. Copyright: Shell International Ltd / Photographer: Ross Johnston

Shell has made the final investment decision (FID) for a Shearwater gas infrastructure hub in the central North ...

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Tailwind produces first oil from UK North Sea project

Triton FPSO

Tailwind Energy has announced first oil from its 100% owned Gannet E redevelopment to the Triton FPSO located ...

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Magnora shareholders to receive Western Isles, Penguins cash

Western Isles FPSO / Image: Dana Petroleum

Oslo-listed company Magnora, formed in October, plans to use the cash received from Shell and Dana to pay dividends ...

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QP farms into Exxon's offshore blocks in Mozambique

Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, the Minister of State for Energy Affairs, and President & CEO of Qatar Petroleum

Qatari oil and gas company Qatar Petroleum has signed a farm-in deal with ExxonMobil to acquire a 10 percent stake ...

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Neptune takes over its first development in Norway

Neptune Energy has taken over the operatorship of the Fenja field development located offshore Norway. 

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Spectrum in large 3D survey offshore Brazil

Spectrum is starting a large 3D survey in the Potiguar basin offshore the Equatorial Margins of Brazil.

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BW Offshore sells FSO Belokamenka for scrap

BW Offshore has signed an agreement to dispose of the FSO Belokamenka for recycling in compliance with the Hong ...

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Verus Petroleum sees 12-fold production increase

Verus Petroleum has increased production 12-fold with the closing of three latest acquisitions on the UK ...

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Equinor picks up consent to use Maersk rig at Gina Krog

Equinor has received consent from the PSA for drilling of two wells on the Gina Krog field using the Maersk ...

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Report: OMV hires COSL rig in New Zealand

Austrian oil and gas company OMV has reportedly hired a jack-up drilling rig owned by COSL Drilling.

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Aker BP gains safety consent for Hod appraisal

Aker BP has received consent from the PSA for exploration drilling in the North Sea using the Maersk Interceptor ...

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