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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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NOV buys GustoMSC

Houston-based National Oilwell Varco (NOV) has acquired GustoMSC, a Dutch provider of design & engineering for ...

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Milestone expands S-92 helicopter fleet to 95 units

Offshore helicopter firm Milestone Aviation has completed the purchase and leaseback of four Sikorsky S-92 helicopters.

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Norwegian duo in seismic survey off Canada

A partnership between two Norwegian seismic companies PGS and TGS has started a new 3D MultiClient project in East ...

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Shell fires up Kaikias subsea development

Shell has started production – around one-year ahead of schedule – at the first phase of Kaikias, a subsea ...

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Solstad Farstad vessel trio in Petrobras charter extensions

Far Saga (Image source: SolstadFarstad)

Norway's offshore vessel provider SolstadFarstad has entered into a new contract and contract extensions with ...

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Grupo R to build two shallow water platforms

Grupo R has been awarded a contract to build two shallow water platforms in Mexico. 

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Noble Energy in Board appointment

U.S. oil and gas company has appointed Barbara J. Duganier to its Board of Directors, expanding its Board to 10 members.

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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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Shell orders Deep Down equipment for Vito

Deep Down has received an order from Shell for work related to its Vito development in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

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Talos to shut Phoenix/Tornado output in 2019

Oil operator Talos Energy is planning to shut its producing Phoenix and Tornado oil fields next year to allow for a ...

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Talos: Zama field could deliver first oil in 2022 (Mexico)

First oil from the Zama discovery offshore Mexico could be expected in 2022.

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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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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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USA: Shell evacuates offshore workers ahead of storm

Shell has evacuated offshore workers from two of its platforms in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico ahead of the tropical ...

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OPEC+ pledges to address potential oil supply shortages

OPEC+ achieved a conformity level of 152% to the oil output cuts agreed on in December 2016. They've also pledged ...

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Popular news, May 21 – 27, 2018

The most popular articles of the week.

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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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AET scores long-term shuttle tanker charter with Petrobras

Petroleum tanker owner and operator AET has extended its partnership in the DP2 shuttle tanker sector with the ...

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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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Karoon gets green light for Brazilian development

Karoon Gas has entered the development and production phase for the Echidna and Kangaroo light oil fields located ...

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Shell strikes oil near Appomattox in Gulf of Mexico

Oil find is Shell's sixth in the Norphlet play

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Petrobras in Sergipe-Alagoas farm-out move

Brazilian oil company Petrobras is looking to farm-out parts of its ownership in four blocks in located in the ...

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Harvey Gulf emerges from Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Harvey Gulf has emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy, following the receipt of confirmation of its reorganization ...

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Pacific Drilling 1Q revenue boosted by 'Santa Ana' work

Offshore driller Pacific Drilling reported a loss of $96.1 million for the first-quarter of 2018, compared to a net ...

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ExxonMobil working on cutting emissions from its operations

ExxonMobil is introducing greenhouse gas reduction measures that are expected to lead to a 15 percent decrease in ...

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