U.A.E: Polarcus Samur Upgraded to 8 Streamer Capacity

Polarcus Limited  announced today that the Company is upgrading POLARCUS SAMUR from the current 6 streamer ...

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UAE: Topaz Energy and Marine Delivers US$75 million ...

Topaz Energy and Marine has announced the delivery of the deck structure for a Mobile Offshore Production Unit and ...

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Dubai: Topaz Energy and Marine Announces Successful ...

Topaz Energy and Marine yesterday announced the successful project delivery of the deck structure of a ...

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Dubai: Polarcus Takes Ownership of Polarcus Asima Vessel

Shipowner Polarcus took delivery of the 12 streamer 3D/4D seismic vessel Polarcus Asima on 31 August. The vessel is ...

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Qatar: TI Africa Sings Contract with Maersk for FSO ...

Euronav NV announced today that TI Africa Ltd., the owner of FSO Africa, has signed a new contract with Maersk Oil ...

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Lebanon Hopes to Start Offshore Gas and Oil Exploration ...

Lebanon is keen to start all-out offshore gas and oil exploration by the start of 2012 once interested companies ...

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U.A.E: Gmmos Gets $185m Loan Facility

Dubai Deutsche Bank AG London Branch (DB) and Standard Chartered Bank (SCB), along with Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank ...

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BP Delays Drilling Offshore Libya

BP has delayed the start of drilling at its offshore Libyan blocks from July to later in the year, company ...

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Israel: Noble Energy Inc. Gets Green Light for Tamar ...

Noble Energy, Inc.  announced today that it has received government approval for the development of the 2009 Tamar ...

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Drydocks World Dubai Delivers *WG Cook* Seismic Vessel ...

The geophysical service company WesternGeco received their new Ulstein SX124 design vessel ‘WG Cook’ from Drydocks ...

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Abu Dhabi: McDermott Wins $350 million Work for ADMA-OPCO

McDermott International, Inc.  announced one of its subsidiaries was awarded a contract to upgrade and enhance a ...

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Construction of O&G Pipelines Boosts Growth of ...

The construction of onshore and offshore oil and gas pipelines is driving growth in the welding equipment and ...

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Israel: Delek Group Increases Investment in Noble ...

Delek Group  has announced that in reference to the immediate reports dated August 19th, 2009 and July 8, 2010 the ...

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Polarcus to Conduct Seizmic Exploration Offshore Nigeria

Polarcus Limited  announced today that the Company, in association with its partner Sonar Limited, has received a ...

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Israel: Leviathan Field Could Hold 23 trillion Cubic ...

According to internal assessments at Noble Energy, the U.S. partner in the Leviathan offshore gas exploration site ...

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UAE: Vantage Drilling Announces Closing of Offerings ...

Vantage Drilling Company announced today the closing of the previously announced concurrent offerings by Offshore ...

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Israel Petroleum Company in Quest for Partners to ...

Israel Petroleum Company, Limited (“IPC”) announced that the transfer and registration of its ownership ...

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UK: Lamprell Bags Jackup Rigs Construction and Delivery ...

Lamprell , a leading provider of specialist engineering services to the international oil & gas and renewables ...

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UAE: Polarcus Naila Vessel to Start 3D Survey Offshore ...

Polarcus Limited announced today that subsequent to the successful and on time completion by Polarcus of the first ...

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Italy: Saipem Bags Multiple Offshore Contracts Worth ...

Saipem has been awarded new offshore contracts worth over 1 billion euro. The contracts refer to activities to be ...

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Baker Hughes Rotary Rig Counts for June 2010

Baker Hughes Incorporated announced that the international rig count for June 2010 was 1,099, up 9 from the 1,090 ...

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Dubai: Topaz Acquires Multipurpose Support Vessel ...

Topaz Marine recently confirmed the acquisition of the Multipurpose Support Vessel (MPSV) Ocean Commander in ...

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Offshore Drilling: History and Overview

Offshore drilling typically refers to the discovery and development of oil and gas resources which lie underwater. ...

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UAE: Polarcus Receives Letter of Intent from OMV

Polarcus Limited announced today that it has received a Letter of Intent from OMV (NORGE) AS for a 3D seismic ...

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Israel: 4 New Offshore Gas Exploration Licences Awarded

Nochi Dankner, Teddy Sagi, Ofer Nimrodi, Larry Mizel, Yosef Sultan were awarded gas exploration permits ...

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Qatar: J Ray Mcdermott Dispatches QW8 Platform to Qatargas

The first of three offshore gas production platforms, known as ‘QW8’ for the Qatargas 3 and 4 ventures has been ...

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Lebanon: Parliamentary Speaker Urges Gov’t to ...

Lebanese parliamentary speaker Nabih Berri on Wednesday urged his government to begin exploring offshore natural ...

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