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Shelf Drilling bags 3-year extension for jack-up rig

Offshore drilling contractor Shelf Drilling has secured a three-year contract extension for the High Island VII ...

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Shelf Drilling wins extensions for four jack-up rigs

Shelf Drilling has secured contract extensions for four of its jack-up drilling rigs. 

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Worldwide offshore rig count in September up 43 rigs Y-o-Y

The worldwide offshore rig count in September 2019 decreased by four units sequentially, but increased by 43 units ...

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QP takes operatorship of two offshore oil fields

State-owned Qatar Petroleum has assumed the management and operatorship of the Idd El-Shargi North Dome (ISND) and ...

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OPEC, gas counterpart GECF ink MoU to strengthen cooperation

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) have ...

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Popular news, September 30 - October 6, 2019

The most popular news on Offshore Energy Today last week.

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Dolphinus committs to buy more offshore gas from Israel

More gas from Leviathan, less from Tamar.

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Popular news, September 23 – 29, 2019

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

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ADNOC Drilling in first offshore well completion

ADNOC Drilling, a subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), has completed its first offshore ...

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Report: Wintershall Dea mulls withdrawal from Libya

German oil and gas giant Wintershall Dea is reportedly thinking about withdrawing from Libya, where it has been ...

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Weatherford clinches $220M Abu Dhabi drilling deal

Abu Dhabi's ADNOC Offshore has awarded a $220 million contract to the U.S. oilfield services provider Weatherford ...

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Investor offers $250M for Ithaca shares and marketing rights

Israeli oil and gas company Delek has received an offer from an unnamed investor for a potential investment of up ...

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OGCI launches large-scale carbon capture initiative

The Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI), an initiative to tackle climate change and backed by 13 oil companies, ...

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Popular news, September 16 – 22, 2019

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

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Lamprell: Still no firm order for ARO jack-up duo

UAE-based offshore oil rig builder Lamprell has yet to receive a firm order for the construction two jack-up rigs ...

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Rystad: Remain cautious about Saudi output recovery guidance

Following a drone attack on the world's largest oil processing facility owned by state-run Saudi Aramco, Rystad ...

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Saudi oil giant expects quick recovery after drone attack

Saudi Aramco has said the company will return to full production capacity by the end of this month following a ...

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Report: $16,4 billion worth of gas lost to flaring in 2018

Current levels of gas flaring cause more than 300 million tons of CO2 to be emitted into the atmosphere

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Eni starts up new gas field in Egypt

Italian oil and gas company Eni has started production at the offshore Baltim South West gas field in Egypt.

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'Impact on crude flows will depend on duration of outage'

Oil prices on Monday saw the biggest surge since 1991 following a drone attack on the state-owned Saudi Aramco's ...

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Popular news, September 9 – 15, 2019

The most popular news of the week.

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Non-OPEC liquid production to continue reaching record highs

Liquid production growth for non-OPEC countries reached the highest rate on record in 2018, with a growth of almost ...

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Rystad: Lower prices to push service market into recession

Lower oil prices will push the global service market into a recession in 2020 after three successive years of ...

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James Fisher bags jacket removal job in Saudi Arabia

James Fisher Offshore has increased its oil and gas decommissioning activities in the Middle East with a new ...

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Vallourec gets $900 million order from ADNOC

French supplier Vallourec has been awarded a contract by Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) for the supply of ...

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Subsea 7 lands Marjan job in Saudi Arabia

Subsea 7 has been awarded a large contract by Saudi Aramco for Marjan Increment Projects - Package 2, offshore ...

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BHGE sees Y-o-Y increase in worldwide offshore rig count

The worldwide offshore rig count in August 2019 decreased by ten units sequentially, but increased by 41 unit ...

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