OPEC: Positive Forecast for Latin America Countries ...

Oil production in Latin American countries outside of the OPEC cartel and Mexico should average 4.66Mb/d in 2010, ...

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Singapore: Seadrill Delivers West Orion Semisub 10 days ...

Seadrill today took delivery of the new deepwater semisubmersible drilling rig West Orion from the Jurong Shipyard ...

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Transocean Declares Start of Trading on SIX Swiss Exchange

Transocean, the world’s largest offshore drilling contractor, has announced that its shares will begin ...

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USA: Transocean’s Rig Deepwater Horizon Caught by Fire

Transocean Ltd. today reported a fire onboard its semisubmersible drilling rig Deepwater Horizon. The incident ...

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Eastern Gulf of Mexico: Spectrum Starts Fourth Phase of ...

Oil services company Spectrum said it has started the fourth phase of its seismic programme in the eastern Gulf of ...

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Brasil: Aker Solutions Signs $300 M Contract with Petrobras

Aker Solutions has signed a frame agreement with Petrobras to supply 40 subsea trees for the Iara and Guará fields, ...

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USA: Baker Hughes Inc.- Rigs Number Reaches 1,491

The number of rigs actively exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 15 this week to 1,491. ...

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USA: Seismic Companies Wait for New Offshore Spots to Open

Seismic companies that map vast areas beneath the ocean floor for oil and gas deposits won’t be trolling ...

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North Sea: EDSA to Deploy New Groundbreaking System to ...

EDSA,the leading developer of power analytics solutions for the design, testing, and management of complex ...

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USA: Lockhead Martin Thinks Big with OTEC

Lockheed Martin is progressing with Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion. Known as OTEC, this technology leverages the ...

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USA: Salazar Reveals Research Plan for Drilling ...

Federal scientists have until Oct. 1 to decide what additional research is needed to determine the effects of ...

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Gulf of Mexico: ATP Granted a Lease for Offshore ...

ATP Oil & Gas Corp. said that the Minerals Management Service has accepted ATP’s bid of $232,100 for ...

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Apache Corp. Buys Mariner Energy Inc. for $4 billion in ...

U.S. energy firm Apache Corp. (APA) has agreed to acquire Texas-based oil and natural gas explorer Mariner Energy ...

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Exxon Drills Longest Ever Extended-Reach Well From ...

Exxon Mobil Corp. has set another record, and this time it has nothing to do with its annual profits. The ...

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Mojix Star System to Improve Offshore Operations in the Gulf

Mojix® Inc today announced Edison Chouest Offshore (ECO), C Logistics Division, is deploying the Mojix STAR™ system ...

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Existing Petrofac shareholders to receive one EnQuest ...

EnQuest is the combination of Petrofac’s UK North Sea fields with those of Swiss group Lundin Petroleum. It ...

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Keppel Offshore Acquires Shipyard in Brazil

Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M), through its wholly-owned Brazilian subsidiary, Navegantes ...

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Apache Corp. to Unload $1.05.B on Devon’s U.S. ...

Gulf of Mexico Apache Corp. said Monday it plans to buy Devon Energy Corp.’ s shallow-water oil and gas assets on ...

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US Coast Guard rescues man from OSV offshore of Corpus ...

The Coast Guard conducted a medevac of a man from an oil rig supply vessel 27 miles offshore of Corpus Christi, ...

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Subsea 7 inc. gets Installation contract for Nakika ...

NaKika BP has awarded Subsea 7 Inc. an installation contract for Gulf of Mexico Galapagos and Nakika Phase III ...

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Desire continues Wireline operations at Liz 14/19-1 well

PORT STANLEY — Desire Petroleum has delayed terminating Liz 14/19-1, its first exploration well in the North ...

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Dockwise Announces Seven near-term contracts wins

Dockwise Ltd. today announces seven near-term contract wins for the transportation of four jack-up rigs, jack-up ...

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Schlumberger to embedd IGEOSS in Petrel Software

Schlumberger has acquired IGEOSS, a developer of structural geology software. IGEOSS provides geomechanical ...

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Dresser-Rand bags three contracts worth $120 million

Dresser-Rand Group will deliver advanced turbomachinery for offshore oil drilling to three different clients, ...

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