CNOOC on Buying BP’s Argentina Assets: “NO ...

China National Offshore Oil Corp. (CNOOC), the country’s third-largest oil and gas company, declined to comment on ...

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USA: Largest Oil Skimmer in the World to Help With GoM Spill

Gulf of Mexico cleanup crews working to block millions of gallons of oil from reaching land may soon have a giant ...

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USA: Incat Crowther Designs The Largest Ever Fast ...

Having revolutionized the Fast Supply Vessel market with its 42.5knot CrewZer class catamarans, Incat Crowther have ...

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USA: FMC Technologies Elects Eleazar de Carvalho Filho ...

FMC Technologies, Inc. announced the election of Eleazar de Carvalho Filho to the Company’s Board of ...

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USA: Offshore Tech Academy to Build Major O&G ...

Planned Investment Expects to Provide Severely Needed Offshore Oil and Gas Training and Create New Jobs in the ...

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Cairn Commences Disko West Exploration Offshore Greenland

Cairn announced that it has commenced drilling operations on the Alpha prospect (Alpha-1) in the Sigguk Block, ...

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Venezuela and Vietnam Form a Joint Venture Oil Company- ...

Representatives from Vietnam and Venezuela’s oil and gas industries officially signed a contract in capital Caracas ...

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Brazil: Total Gets 20 % Interest from Shell in ...

Total announces the acquisition of a 20% interest from Shell in the BM-S-54 license in the Santos Basin. Shell ...

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Bermuda: Seadrill Takes Delivery of New Deepwater ...

Seadrill has taken delivery of the new deepwater drillship West Gemini from the Samsung Shipyard in South Korea. ...

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Brazil: Shell Discovers Oil at Campos Basin

Brazil’s National Petroleum Agency, or ANP, was notified of the discovery over the weekend. The well also ...

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Saratoga Resources, Inc. Anticipates No Material Impact ...

Saratoga Resources, Inc. today announced that the continuing, well-publicized, Gulf of Mexico oil spill is not ...

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Canada: New Husky Energy Boss Aims to Grow the Company

Asim Ghosh, Husky Energy Inc.’s new boss and a man with virtually no experience in the energy business, sees ...

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USA: Cianbro Completes Maintenance Work on Drilling ...

The Stena Forth deep sea drilling vessel, which has been undergoing maintenance repairs off the Maine coast since ...

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USA: FMC Technologies Signs $300 M Subsea Manifold ...

FMC Technologies, Inc. announced that it has signed a four-year subsea manifold frame agreement with Petrobras , ...

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Brasil: OGX Announces the Presence of Hydrocarbons in ...

OGX Petróleo e Gás Participações S.A., the Brazilian oil and gas company conducting the largest private sector ...

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GoM Oil Spill: BP Collected or Flared 435,600 Barrels ...

BP today provided an update on developments in the response to the MC252 oil well incident in the Gulf of Mexico. ...

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Offshore Drilling: History and Overview

Offshore drilling typically refers to the discovery and development of oil and gas resources which lie underwater. ...

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USA: Cianbro Makes Progress with Stena Forth Project

Cianbro team members are making progress as they work around the clock to replace three thrusters in need of ...

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Singapore: Otto Marine Extends its Specialized Offshore ...

Otto Marine Limited, a leading offshore marine Group which specializes in building complex offshore support ...

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USA: BP Systems Continue to Collect Oil and Gas from ...

BP today provided an update on developments in the response to the MC252 oil well incident in the Gulf of Mexico. ...

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Sevan Driller Commences Operations Offshore Brazil

Sevan Driller commenced operation as from yesterday and the rig is thereby on full day rate. Sevan Driller arrived ...

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Atwood Beacon Rig Awarded Contract for Work Offshore ...

ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC  a Houston-based International Drilling Contractor, announced that the ATWOOD BEACON (owned ...

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USA: BPs LMRP Resumes Collecting Oil and Gas After a ...

The lower marine riser package (LMRP) cap containment system was successfully reinstalled on the Deepwater ...

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Brazil: BG Group Confirms Success of a New Well on Tupi ...

BG Group today confirmed the success of a new well known as Tupi Alto (3-BRSA-821-RJS or 3-RJS-674) on block ...

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Brazil: Petrobras Strikes Oil in Pre-Salt Reservoirs in ...

Petrobras has discovered evidence of oil in pre-salt reservoirs in Campos Basin offshore Brazil. The discovery was ...

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USA: BP Announces New Gulf Coast Restoration Organization

BP today provided further details about the previously-announced new organization that will manage the company’s ...

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Brazil: Teekay Announces FPSO Contract Extension with ...

Teekay Corporation  today announced that it has signed an agreement with Petroleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) to ...

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