Aker BP restructures remaining options for Prosafe's unit

Prosafe has agreed with Aker BP to restructure the remaining seven one-month options for the Safe Scandinavia unit ...

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Safety nod for Aker BP to use Maersk rig on Ivar Aasen

Norway's offshore safety watchdog has given its consent to Aker BP for the use of the Maersk Interceptor drilling ...

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Ophir, Medco agree on sweetened takeover deal

London-listed oil company Ophir Energy has accepted Indonesia Medco Energy’s increased takeover bid. Ophir was also ...

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Shell wins most blocks in Gulf of Mexico offshore sale

A Gulf of Mexico platform / Image source: BOEM

Latest offshore oil and gas lease sale in the U.S., held on Wednesday, attracted $244,299,344 in high bids for 227 ...

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Wintershall sets new production record ahead of DEA merger

German crude oil and natural gas producer Wintershall has set a new production record in 2018 and increased its ...

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Semco Maritime lands Tyra engineering job

Semco Maritime has been awarded an EPCI contract with Total as part of the Tyra Redevelopment Project in the Danish ...

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OGA to explore powering offshore platforms from renewables

The UK Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has been supporting the country’s ongoing transition to a low carbon energy mix.

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Global Energy forms EPC contractor firm following Apollo buy

Global Energy Group has formed a new engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractor through the ...

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Topaz gains BP extension for 12 vessels

Topaz Energy and Marine has signed contract extensions for 12 of its vessels currently supporting the offshore ...

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Standard Drilling inks three long-term PSV charters

Norwegian offshore vessel owner Standard Drilling has scored three longer-term contracts for its platform supply vessels.

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Johan Sverdrup living quarters platform heads to North Sea

Utilities and living quarter platform for Equinor's Johan Sverdrup project located offshore Norway has sailed away ...

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BV in first remote inspection and survey on Bourbon vessel

Bureau Veritas (BV) has completed the first remote inspection and audit survey using Kongsberg’s DP Digital Survey ...

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Expro promotes new COO and executive vice president

Oilfield services company Expro has appointed a new chief operating officer (COO) and executive vice president.

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OGUK: Oil & gas firms need to spend £200 billion

Offshore oil and gas exploration and production companies in the UK will need to spend £200bn in existing ...

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Bourbon sells anchor handler to Horizon Maritime

French offshore vessel provider Bourbon has sold one of its anchor handling tug supply (AHTS) vessels to Canada's ...

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Report: Dragon Oil extends jack-up rig contract with EDC

Russian driller Eurasia Drilling Company has reportedly won a contract extension for one of its four jack-up rigs.

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Gazprom completes pipeline system for TurkStream project

The entire pipeline system for Gazprom's TurkStream project in the Black Sea has been completed following ...

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TechnipFMC to deliver subsea system for Johan Sverdrup phase

Norway's Equinor has awarded a contract for constructing and installing the subsea production system for Johan ...

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Aker BP charters Solstad's platform supplier duo

Norwegian oil company Aker BP has hired two large platform supply vessels (PSVs) from compatriot offshore vessel ...

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Royston overhauls engines on Seven Atlantic DSV

Power specialist Royston has completed work on the overhaul of diesel engines on Subsea 7’s Seven Atlantic diving ...

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4Subsea expands with Astori acquisition

Subsea technology and services provider 4Subsea has acquired Astori AS, Norwegian provider of subsea control ...

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Neptune hires CIMC-built offshore rig for drilling in Norway

Neptune Energy has hired the newly built Beacon Atlantic semi-submersible drilling rig for up to 16 wells offshore ...

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Ithaca to take over Israeli offshore block from Noble Energy

UK’s Ithaca Energy is set to become an operator of an offshore license in Israel after Noble Energy has decided to ...

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Aoka Mizu FPSO hook-up: Third time's the charm for Hurricane

After previous failed attempts UK's Hurricane Energy has successfully hooked-up the Aoka Mizu FPSO to the turret ...

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Aker BP hits pay in North Sea well

Norwegian oil company Aker BP has made an oil and gas discovery northwest of the Bøyla field in the North Sea ...

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Siccar starts drilling at Blackrock offshore prospect

Ocean Greatwhite

Siccar Point Energy has started drilling an offshore exploration well at the Blackrock prospect in the UK, using ...

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Shearwater GeoServices to shoot seismic for Turkish TPAO

Turkish national oil and gas company TPAO has awarded a seismic acquisition and depth processing contract to marine ...

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