Norway: Det Norske Makes Significant Oil Discovery on ...

Det norske has made an oil discovery in exploration well 25/1-11 on Storklakken in PL 460. A nine meter oil column ...

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Singapore:Viking O&M Plans to Increase its ...

Viking Offshore & Marine (O&M) is aiming to grow its international revenues to 60 per cent of its overall ...

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Cote d’ Ivoire: Lukoil Declares Drilling Orca ...

Vanco, along with partners Lukoil and the state oil company Petroci, has completed drilling the Orca exploration ...

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Statoil gives Seadrill a Letter of Intent for Drilling ...

Seadrill has a letter of intent from Statoil for a new harsh environment jackup to drill on the Norwegian ...

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Malaysia: Kencana Petroleum Secures Service Contract ...

Kencana Petroleum Bhd announced today that one of its companies has secured a service contract for the supply of ...

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Apache Corp. Buys Mariner Energy Inc. for $4 billion in ...

U.S. energy firm Apache Corp. (APA) has agreed to acquire Texas-based oil and natural gas explorer Mariner Energy ...

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Keppel Delivers DSSTM 21 Deepwater Semisumersible to ...

Keppel FELS Ltd (Keppel FELS) has delivered the third DSSTM 21 deepwater semisubmersible (semi) drilling rig to ...

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Exxon Drills Longest Ever Extended-Reach Well From ...

Exxon Mobil Corp. has set another record, and this time it has nothing to do with its annual profits. The ...

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New Zealand: AWE Ltd. Reports on Hoki-1 Well

AWE Limited reports that at 0600 hours (NZ Time) today, the Hoki-1 well, located in exploration permit PEP 38401 in ...

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Polarcus Asima, Company’s Most sophisticated 3D ...

Polarcus Limited held the naming ceremony for the Company’s third and most sophisticated 3D seismic vessel ...

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UK: EnerMech Ltd. Pay $11 million to Buy Norson Power

Hydraulics engineering firm Norson Power has been acquired by mechanical services company EnerMech Ltd in an £11 ...

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Israel: Several Firms to Bid for Benjamin offshore gas ...

Several firms, including foreigners, are considering bids for the offshore license.  ACC Group, headed by Chaim ...

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UK: Bibby Offshore Ltd. Acquires New Dive Support Vessel

Bibby Offshore Limited, the Aberdeen-based provider of subsea construction and offshore management services, today ...

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Mojix Star System to Improve Offshore Operations in the Gulf

Mojix® Inc today announced Edison Chouest Offshore (ECO), C Logistics Division, is deploying the Mojix STAR™ system ...

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UK(North Sea): Dana Petroleum Discovers Significant Gas ...

Dana Petroleum has said that it has made a ‘significant gas discovery’ at the Platypus prospect in the ...

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Tasmania:Offshore Unlimited Launches New Support Vessel

“Limitless” is a new 28.7m catamaran offshore support boat built for Offshore Unlimited in Hobart, ...

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M-I Swaco signs $800 M Contract for Multiple Works ...

Smith International, Inc.announced today that M-I SWACO has been awarded a substantial multi services contract ...

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Existing Petrofac shareholders to receive one EnQuest ...

EnQuest is the combination of Petrofac’s UK North Sea fields with those of Swiss group Lundin Petroleum. It ...

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Tullow to acquire Heritages’s Uganda Assets for ...

The government has promised to conclude the review of its purchase of Heritage assets in eight weeks. ...

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Shell Temporarily Shuts Down Nigeria’s EA ...

Anglo-Dutch oil group Shell said Wednesday it had halted 100,000 barrels per day of output at Nigeria’s EA ...

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Seismic Vessel Polarcus Naila Starts 3D Shooting ...

Polarcus’ seismic vessel Polarcus Naila has started work on her maiden job, a 3D shoot off Cameroon. ...

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Keppel Offshore Acquires Shipyard in Brazil

Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M), through its wholly-owned Brazilian subsidiary, Navegantes ...

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Sri Lanka Colombo Dockyard to Launch Multipurpose ...

Colombo Dockyard Sri Lanka’s Colombo Dockyard, a listed ship builder, said that it is getting ready to ...

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Cameroon partly blames fall of Oil production on Pirates

Cameroon says its oil production is falling, in part, because of piracy. Our correspondent looks at the economic ...

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Apache Corp. to Unload $1.05.B on Devon’s U.S. ...

Gulf of Mexico Apache Corp. said Monday it plans to buy Devon Energy Corp.’ s shallow-water oil and gas assets on ...

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RINA Brings New Rules for Offshore Units

GENOA-based classification society RINA has published a new set of rules covering offshore units including FPSOs, ...

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US Coast Guard rescues man from OSV offshore of Corpus ...

The Coast Guard conducted a medevac of a man from an oil rig supply vessel 27 miles offshore of Corpus Christi, ...

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