Popular news, December 3 – 9, 2018

Offshore Energy Today's most popular news of the week.

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Quadrant Energy applies for Bedout seismic permit

Quadrant Energy has submitted a request to Australia's offshore regulator to undertake a seismic survey in the ...

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Polarcus to go to court with PGS over patent claim

Polarcus has accepted service of court proceedings filed by PGS relating to the acquisition of seismic data in ...

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Pertamina starts drilling with Hakuryu-14 jack-up

Japan Drilling Company (JDC) has informed that its recently built jack-up rig has started drilling for Pertamina in ...

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Indonesia: Ophir confirms Paus Biru-1 gas discovery

Offshore oil and gas company Ophir Energy has confirmed it has made a gas discovery at its Paus Biru-1 exploration ...

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IHS Markit to rig owners: Curb your enthusiasm!

Following several years of depressing market conditions, offshore rig owners have started showing optimism about ...

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Aqualis Offshore bags McDermott gig

Aqualis Offshore has entered into a master services agreement with McDermott to provide engineering reviews and ...

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Santos secures Noble rig for Dorado appraisal wells

Australia's Santos has secured a drilling rig for its Dorado appraisal campaign in WA-437-P offshore Australia ...

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Ophir wraps up Indonesian well testing

Ophir Energy has completed drill stem testing of the Paus Biru-1 exploration well in the Sampang PSC offshore Indonesia.

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Guardian Geomatics in survey deal with Ocean Infinity

Houston-based seabed intelligence provider Ocean Infinity has awarded a contract for the provision of survey ...

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Beehive partners agree to speed up drilling plans

Melbana Energy has reached an agreement with Total and Santos to accelerate work on readiness for potential ...

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ConocoPhillips done with Bayu-Undan works

ConocoPhillips' Bayu Undan facilities in the Timor Sea

ConocoPhillips has produced first gas from the third and final well of the Bayu Undan infill well program in the ...

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Popular news, November 26 – December 2, 2018

Offshore Energy Today's most popular news of the week.

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Tap Oil exits Australian offshore license

Tap Oil has entered into a sale and purchase agreement for the sale of its non-operated interest in WA-33-R, in the ...

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Chevron awards extension to DOF Subsea in Australia

One of DOF's vessels

DOF Subsea has been awarded an extension of its existing subsea inspection, maintenance, and repair contract with ...

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Jadestone gears up for infill drilling on Australian assets

Jadestone Energy has made plans to start an infill drilling program at its assets located offshore Australia in 2019. 

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WoodMac: Deepwater cost reduction to come to a close

Impending cyclical cost inflation could raise break-even costs in an otherwise healthy deepwater industry, energy ...

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Santos wraps up $2.15B Quadrant Energy acquisition

Australia's Santos has announced it has completed the acquisition of its compatriot rival Quadrant Energy, paying ...

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Premier hires Hakuryu-11 jack-up for Indonesia ops

JDC has entered into a drilling contract with Premier Oil for the provision of the Hakuryu-11 jack-up drilling rig.

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Popular news, November 19 – 25, 2018

Offshore Energy Today's most popular news of the past week.

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Gazprom Neft finds new oil field in Sea of Ohotsk

HYSY 982 drilling rig / image by Gazprom Neft

Russia’s Gazprom Neft has found a new oil field in the Sea of Okhotsk near Sakhalin Island in the Russian Far ...

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Shell sells Greater Sunrise fields for $300 million

Oil and gas Shell is exiting the long-stalled Greater Sunrise offshore gas project in the Timor Sea, agreeing to ...

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Solstad Offshore sheds platform supplier

A subsidiary of Norwegian offshore shipping company Solstad Offshore has sold one of its platform supply vessels.

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Woodside finds buyer for Scarborough field gas

Australia's Woodside Energy has found a buyer for a portion of natural gas to be produced from its Scarborough ...

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Popular news, November 12 – 18, 2018

The most read offshore industry news of the week

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Inpex officially opens Ichthys LNG site

Japan's Inpex has officially opened the onshore LNG processing facilities of INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG project ...

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Regulators give nod for Santos' $2.15B Quadrant Energy buy

Australian regulators have approved Santos' proposed acquisition of its compatriot oil company Quadrant Energy.

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