Cairn Energy Strikes Gas Offshore Greenland

Oil explorer Cairn Energy today said it had struck gas in Greenland with the first well to be drilled in the Arctic ...

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USA: Paul Johnson Questioned About Rig Explosion in GoM

In a conference room at the Hilton hotel near Hobby Airport, a panel of federal investigators asked question after ...

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USA: New Grant Thornton Study Explores Impact of Oil ...

Grant Thornton LLP’s Corporate Advisory & Restructuring Services (CARS) today announced the release of  The ...

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USA: 4th Round of Public Hearings on GoM Disaster ...

BP’s Macondo well may have stopped leaking, but a federal investigative panel this week will continue ...

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Angola: FMC Technologies Receives $36 Million Call-Off ...

FMC Technologies, Inc. announced today that it has received a call-off order from Total Exploration & ...

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USA: Department of Energy Reviews Petroleum Service ...

In the interest of complete transparency, the Department of Energy said it would review all petroleum service ...

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Following a Successful Ambient Pressure Test BP Begins ...

Saturday at 6:40am CDT, the forty-eight hour ambient pressure test was deemed successful. Under the guidance and ...

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Alabama: Fast Response Prevents Time Loss for General ...

When oil was leaking from the stern tube seals of a general cargo vessel, Hydrex mobilized a certified ...

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Canada*s Parliamentary Reports Urging The Government to ...

Two new parliamentary reports are urging the government to take a closer look at threats to Canada’s ...

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USA: Post oil spill delay issuing new federal drilling ...

A post-oil-spill delay in issuing new federal drilling permits in the shallow waters of the Gulf of Mexico, at ...

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Argentina: Rockhopper Remains Optimistic About its ...

The UK’s Rockhopper  remains optimistic about its drilling campaign offshore the Falkland Islands despite ...

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Brazil: FPSO To Be Used on Offshore Tupi Currently en ...

The Cidade de Angra dos Reis FPSO vessel to be used by Brazil’s federal oil firm Petrobras (NYSE: PBR) on the ...

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Bermuda: Teekay Offshore Partners Announces Pricing of ...

Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (Teekay Offshore or the Partnership) (NYSE: TOO) announced today that it has priced ...

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USA: Offshore Drilling Isn’t Dead Issue for Florida

Framing it as an issue of energy independence and national security, U.S. Senate hopeful Marco Rubio said Tuesday ...

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USA: 80% of Oil Spill in Gulf of Mexico Still in Water

Nearly 80 percent of the oil spilled from a BP well in the Gulf of Mexico is still in the gulf, US scientists have ...

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USA: NEPA Improves Analysis for Offshore Drilling

Today the White House Council on Environmental Quality issued a report on the NEPA analysis that preceded ...

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Federal Agency in Alaska Clarifies Rules for Oil and ...

A federal agency that regulates offshore oil and gas drilling in Alaska has clarified its rules this summer after a ...

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U.S. Judge Martin Feldman Reviews Offshore Drill Bans

The same judge who scrapped a six- month moratorium on drilling in waters deeper than 500 feet in the wake of the ...

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US Requires More Reviews Before Approving New Offshore ...

The Obama administration said Monday that it would require significantly more environmental review before approving ...

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US Companies Fill Racketeering Lawsuit Against British ...

A civil racketeering lawsuit was filed Monday in U.S. District Court in Mississippi against British Petroleum, ...

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USA: Widespread Energy surrenders offshore petroleum ...

Widespread Energy says it has surrendered an offshore petroleum exploration licence, noting the risks were too high ...

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Switzerland: Transocean Ltd. Provides Fleet Update Summary

Transocean Ltd.  today issued a monthly Fleet Update Summary covering only newly signed contracts, significant ...

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Bermuda: Seadrill Secures New Contracts for Jack-ups

Seadrill’s majority owned subsidiary Scorpion Offshore Ltd. has received a binding Letter of Agreement for a ...

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Bermuda: Seawell to Acquire Allis-Chalmers Energy in ...

Seadrill’s majority owned subsidiary Seawell Limited and Allis-Chalmers Energy Inc. announce that their ...

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USA: Endeavour to Participate in The 2010 Oil and ...

Endeavour International Corporation  will participate in The 2010 Oil and Conference ® hosted by EnerCom ...

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Brazil: OGX Finds Hydrocarbons in BM-C-40 Block, Campos Basin

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

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Brazil: Petrobras Awards Aban Offshore $500 M Contract ...

Aban Offshore, India’s largest offshore drilling and oil-field services provider, has won a ...

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