Is EOR the future of Angola’s oil output?

Interview with Geraldo Ramos, Sonangol EP

Byron spins drill bit at U.S. Gulf of Mexico well

Byron spins drill bit at U.S. Gulf of Mexico well

Byron Energy has started drilling the SM 71 F3 development well in the South Marsh Island 71 (‘SM 71’) lease in the ...

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Oceaneering to supply 39 km of umbilicals for Johan Castberg

Statoil will use Oceaneering’s umbilicals for its recently sanctioned Johan Castberg field development in the ...

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Gulf of Mexico duo teams up with Delek

GulfSlope Energy and Texas South Energy have entered into a partnership with Delek to mutually pursue o&g ...

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Better late than never. Petrojarl I FPSO reaches Brazil

Brazilian oil and gas operator QGEP has informed that Petrojarl I FPSO has arrived in Brazil and is now at the ...

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Japanese quartet to invest in Sepia FPSO

Four Japanese companies will invest in a new company established by compatriot Modec with an aim to provide a ...

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OOS: New accommodation unit set for Brazil

OOS International has named and introduced its new semi-submersible accommodation vessel (SSAV), the OOS Tiradentes.

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Venezuela's Maduro orders launch of Petro cryptocurrency

Venezuela’s president Nicolas Maduro has ordered an issuance of the national cryptocurrency Petro, he expects ...

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International offshore rig count goes up in December

The international offshore rig count for the last month of 2017 increased sequentially but dropped on a ...

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Bassoe: Offshore rig market shakeup to continue in 2018

The theme for 2017 was perseverance. For 2018, it’s adaptation.

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Woodmac: Record production ahead for U.S. Gulf of Mexico

Energy intelligence group Wood Mackenzie expects to see a record production from the U.S. Gulf of Mexico in 2018. ...

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Canada invites public input on Exxon, Statoil drilling plans

Canadian authorities have invited public comments for the two offshore exploration projects to be carried out by ...

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BW Offshore wins extension for FPSO Polvo

BW Offshore has been awarded a contract extension for its floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) unit ...

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ExxonMobil in sixth oil discovery off Guyana

Oil giant ExxonMobil has revealed positive results from its Ranger-1 exploration well, marking the company's sixth ...

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Popular news, January 1 - 7, 2018

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U.S. weekly offshore rig count drops to 17

The number of U.S. offshore rigs dropped to 17 units this past week

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Rowan buys two jack-ups from Petrobras

Offshore driller Rowan Companies has bought two jack-up drilling rigs from Petrobras for a total of $77 million. 

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Murkowski welcomes, Cantwell slams Trump's drilling plan

The U.S. administration’s proposed plan to open 98 percent of the U.S. offshore waters to offshore ...

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PHOTO: Ultra Deep preparing for 'Andy Warhol' launch

Ultra Deep Solutions is preparing for the launch of one of its newbuild diving support and construction vessels ...

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Diamond, Petrobras settle rig dispute

Diamond Offshore and Petrobras have settled a lawsuit related to an early rig contract termination back from 2016. 

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U.S. moves to open nearly entire OCS for offshore drilling

The program proposes the largest number of lease sales in U.S. history, the Department of Interior said.

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WSUT grabs three long term charters with Petrobras

Wilson Sons Ultratug Offshore has secured long term work for three of its vessels with the Brazilian oil giant ...

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ExxonMobil down-mans facilities off Canada ahead of storm

ExxonMobil has down-manned personnel from the Thebaud platform and the Noble Regina Allen rig ahead of a storm ...

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Global oil exploration spend to drop further in 2018

Global oil exploration investments in 2018 are expected to be lower than in 2018

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Ashtead, Forum subsea joint venture becomes operational

Ashtead Technology has completed its joint venture with Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. with effect from January 3, 2018.

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Petrobras to pay $3bn for class action settlement

Petrobras has agreed to settle the securities class action lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for ...

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Byron gears up for another Gulf of Mexico well

Byron Energy is working to complete one well in the Gulf of Mexico for production and start drilling another one ...

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Solstad Farstad lands long-term gig in Argentina

Solstad Farstad has been awarded a charter contract in Argentina for one of its construction support vessels (CSVs). 

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