Reach thousands of offshore professionals!

World’s most visited offshore industry news platform

Helix finds work for newbuild well intervention vessel

Helix Energy Solutions has entered into a contract for its newbuild semi-submersible well intervention vessel, the Q7000.

read more →

Jadestone finalizing transfer of Montara operatorship

Australia's National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA) has accepted ...

read more →

DOF secures 5-year deal in Australia

DOF Rederi has signed a five-year contract for the platform supply vessel Skandi Feistein with Esso Australia.

read more →

Shell hires Deep Down for umbilical support services

Houston-based oilfield services company Deep Down has received an order for umbilical support services from Shell ...

read more →

Noreco names new CFO

Norwegian Energy Company (Noreco) has appointed a new chief financial officer (CFO) of the company. 

read more →

Final Nord Stream 2 pipe leaves Swedish port

The last pipe for the Nord Stream 2 pipeline stored within the premises of the port of Karlshamn, Sweden has left ...

read more →

Diamond sinks deeper into the red

Ocean Apex

Diamond Offshore sank deeper into the red in the second quarter of 2019 amid smaller dayrates and lower utilization ...

read more →

Kosmos returns to quarterly profit

U.S.-based oil and gas company Kosmos Energy returned to profit in the second quarter of 2019 on the back of higher ...

read more →

Providence cuts jobs while waiting on Chinese loan

Providence Resources has decided to lay off all of its technical and support staff and downsize its board. The ...

read more →

Sirius in drilling limbo pending Ororo license extension

Sirius Petroleum is still in limbo regarding the extension of the Ororo license and the subsequent drilling ...

read more →

Guyana OKs revised work program for CGX's Corentyne

The Government of Guyana has approved resequencing of CGX Energy’s work program in the offshore Corentyne block.

read more →

Green light for Aker BP's North Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Aker BP a drilling permit for well 30/12-2, which is located ...

read more →

Mubadala completes two Gulf of Thailand wells

Mubadala Petroleum has reached final total depth at two development wells at Manora Oil Field in the G1/48 ...

read more →

Shearwater starts survey over Shell's Pensacola prospect

Shearwater GeoServices has started a 3D seismic survey over the Shell-operated Pensacola prospect on License P2252 ...

read more →

Cooper spuds Annie-1 gas exploration well

The Diamond Offshore-owned Ocean Monarch drilling rig has spudded Cooper Energy's Annie-1 gas exploration well ...

read more →

Capricorn drills duster in Norwegian Sea

Capricorn Norge has completed the drilling of wildcat well 6608/11-9 in the Norwegian Sea and the well is dry. 

read more →

Byron set for Cutthroat well in Gulf of Mexico

Byron Energy is preparing to drill the SM58 011 well and test the Cuthroat prospect located on its operated SM58 ...

read more →

U.S. weekly offshore rig count falls to 24

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. dropped for the second time in a row, according to weekly rig count reports ...

read more →

Abrado to assist with P&A on over 30 Chevron wells

Plug and abandonment service provider Abrado Wellbore Services has secured a multi-million dollar contract from ...

read more →

Popular news, July 29 – August 4, 2019

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

read more →

Record production volumes lift Chevron profit

Oil major Chevron Corporation saw an increase in its quarterly earnings boosted by record production volumes driven ...

read more →

ExxonMobil profit drops in 2Q

U.S. oil major ExxonMobil booked a smaller profit in the second quarter of 2019 compared to the prior-year, but the ...

read more →

Early termination for Seadrill's Ivory Coast deal

Seadrill Partners has received an early termination notice for the West Vencedor rig contract offshore Ivory Coast.

read more →

Noble Corp. narrows second quarter loss

Offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation reduced its quarterly loss as its revenues grew during the second ...

read more →

Green light for Neptune's Juliet decom plan

Oil and gas company Neptune Energy has received approval for its decommissioning plan for the Juliet field located ...

read more →

Woodmac: Deepwater can compete with shale

PowerNap's breakeven estimated in the low US$30’s per barrel

read more →

JAPEX to consider further exploration in Hidaka area

Japan Petroleum Exploration (JAPEX) has completed the exploratory drilling at offshore Hidaka area of Hokkaido, ...

read more →