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Springfield kicks off drilling operations offshore Ghana

Ghanaian company Springfield Exploration and Production Limited has started drilling the Afina-1x well located off ...

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Rovuma LNG work goes to consortium of three firms

A consortium between JGC Corporation, Fluor Corporation, and TechnipFMC has been awarded an Engineering, ...

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Fugro names new group director for Europe and Africa

Dutch offshore services firm Fugro has appointed a new group director for Europe and Africa.

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Worldwide offshore rig count in September up 43 rigs Y-o-Y

The worldwide offshore rig count in September 2019 decreased by four units sequentially, but increased by 43 units ...

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OPEC, gas counterpart GECF ink MoU to strengthen cooperation

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) have ...

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Popular news, September 30 - October 6, 2019

The most popular news on Offshore Energy Today last week.

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PGS in 'significant increase of project activity'

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Norwegian seismic services company PGS will operate eight vessels over the winter season amid a significant ...

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BW: Hibiscus reserve estimates bigger than expected

BW Offshore has raised its reserves estimates at the Hibiscus structure located on Dussafu Marin Permit, offshore ...

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U.S. DOJ: Eni investigation not closed for lack of evidence

Following Eni's statement last Tuesday about the U.S. Department of Justice's closure of investigation into the ...

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Tower in talks with oil major over cooperation in Namibia

Africa-focused Tower Resources has engaged in talks with a "major international oil company" with regards to its ...

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Bourbon Rhode sinking: Fourth crew member confirmed dead

French offshore vessel owner Bourbon has confirmed the death of another crew member of the Bourbon Rhode anchor ...

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CGG delivers Angola seismic survey results to BP

CGG Subsurface Imaging, part of CGG’s Geoscience division, has delivered results of a broadband 4D monitor survey ...

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U.S. DOJ closes Eni investigation

Eni has said it has received confirmation from the U.S. Department of Justice that the DOJ has closed its ...

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Valaris nets $245M in revenue backlog with new gigs

Valaris, previously known as EnscoRowan, has secured new contracts and contract extensions with associated revenue ...

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Two more Bourbon crew members confirmed dead

Bourbon has reported the death of two other crew members of the Bourbon Rhode vessel who went missing following the ...

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FAR takes further interest in Gambian blocks

FAR Limited has obtained an additional interest in its two operated Gambian blocks and signed new licenses for the ...

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Benthic scoops Golfinho work

Benthic has secured an offshore geotechnical and geophysical contract from TechnipFMC for the Golfinho development ...

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Bourbon confirms death of one 'Bourbon Rhode' crew member

French offshore vessel owner Bourbon has reported the death of one of its crew members who went missing after the ...

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Total buys Anadarko's Mozambique LNG interest for $3.8B

Total has completed the acquisition of Anadarko's 26.5% interest in the Mozambique LNG project for $3.9 billion.

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Otakikpo JV to go ahead with phased development program

The Otakikpo joint venture partners have agreed to go ahead with the phased development program of the field ...

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Bourbon Offshore vessel sinks in Atlantic Ocean

Three crew members have been rescued. The search for the remaining eleven crew members is underway.

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Popular news, September 23 – 29, 2019

Offshore Energy Today's most popular news from the past week.

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Rescue op launched for Bourbon vessel hit by extreme weather

 Offshore vessel operator Bourbon has launched a rescue operation for its Bourbon Rhode tug supply vessel in the ...

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Eni CEO denies conflict of interest allegations

Claudio Descalzi, CEO of Italian oil company Eni, is under investigation for a potential conflict of interest with ...

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JOGMEC to help in oil and gas HR development in Mozambique

Japanese JOGMEC and Mozambique's petroleum institute INP and oil company ENH have signed an official document for ...

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Solstad returns to South Africa with Total deal

French oil major Total has awarded contracts to Norwegian shipping company Solstad Farstad for two large anchor ...

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OGCI launches large-scale carbon capture initiative

The Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI), an initiative to tackle climate change and backed by 13 oil companies, ...

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