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Aker BP to spend $350M on exploration, $450M on dividends

Aker BP plans to spend $1.3 billion in 2018, of which $350 million will be spent on exploration, and $450 million ...

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MMT elects acting CEO

Sweden-based marine surveys specialist MMT has appointed an acting chief executive officer (CEO) as of January 1, 2018.

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Statoil extends frame deal, awards contract to MMT, Reach JV

Good news for MMT and Reach Subsea

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Popular news, January 8 – 14, 2018

The most popular news of the past week.

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Stena Drilling to cut crew as three drillships remain idle

Offshore Drilling contractor Stena Drilling is looking to cut workforce, being unable to find work for its three ...

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New loan enables further expansion at Port of Blyth

UK's Port of Blyth has announced a new £12 million banking facility with Lloyds Bank that will enable the next ...

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UK: Premier's Tolmount project sanction on track for 2018

Premier Oil has informed that the sanction of the Tolmount offshore development project remains on track for 2018.

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North Sea trio comes back online

Three BP-operated North Sea fields have resumed production, following the repair of the Forties pipeline.

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Repsol aiming to cease Rev field production by April 2020

Spanish oil company Repsol has filed an application to remove the export pipeline and umbilical of the Rev field, ...

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Spirit Energy to drill with Island Drilling rig

Spirit Energy has received consent from the PSA for drilling and testing wildcat wells in the Norwegian Sea with ...

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FairfieldNodal closes WGP buy

FairfieldNodal has finalized its agreement to purchase the assets of WGP Group, a provider of marine geophysical ...

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Lundin comes up dry in Barents Sea well

Lundin Norway has failed to find hydrocarbons after completing the drilling of wildcat well 7219/12-3 S in the ...

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New Noble CEO elected as Williams retires

Offshore driller Noble Corporation has announced the retirement of Chairman, President and Chief Executive ...

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BP's Ravenspurn North drilling falls short

BP has abandoned it exploration project at the Ravenspurn North field in the UK North Sea started more than a year ago.

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Report: Simon Møkster’s PSV duo stays with Aker BP

Aker BP has reportedly extended contracts for two supply vessels owned by Simon Møkster Shipping.

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Premier: First Catcher cargo lift in January

Premier Oil’s recently launched Catcher development will soon get contribution from the Varadero and Burgman ...

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Norway achieves record gas sales

Never before has so much gas been sold from the Norwegian shelf as was the case in 2017, according to a report by ...

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Lundin cleared to use COSL rig for North Sea well

Norwegian offshore safety regulator has given its consent to Lundin to use the COSLInnovator rig to for an ...

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Bourbon joins forces with Bureau Veritas

French shipping company Bourbon Offshore and certification agency Bureau Veritas have into entered a strategic ...

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Halfwave to build inspection tool for Nord Stream 2

Halfwave has been awarded a contract to design and build in-line inspection tools for the Nord Stream 2 gas ...

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BP Asia Pac president takes over as CEO of OMV Petrom

OMV Petrom will replace its long-serving CEO Mariana Gheorghe with BP’s Asia Pacific President Christina Verchere. ...

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No Hurri pay for Lundin

Lundin Petroleum has completed the drilling of the Hurri exploration well 7219/12-3S located in PL533 in the ...

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Lundin hires Møkster platform supplier

Norwegian shipowner Simon Møkster Shipping has been awarded a contract for one of its platform supply vessels by ...

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IOS in new management & inspection deals

Storage and inspection firm Independent Oilfield Services has secured two new contracts worth around $17 million.

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KCA Deutag names new senior VP at rig design unit

KCA Deutag, a drilling and engineering contractor, has appointed a new senior vice president of RDS, its rig design ...

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Ridge expands with Ocean Maxwell buy

Ridge, a well engineering and consultancy company, has acquired Ocean Maxwell, a Norwegian oil and gas consultancy ...

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Engie gets notice of order following Gjøa gas leak

The PSA has given a notice of order to Engie E&P Norge following an investigation of a condensate leak on the Gjøa ...

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