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Hat-trick for Seadrill after third drillship deal this week

Offshore drilling firm Seadrill Partners has won a one-year deal for the West Polaris drillship in Southern Asia.

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Liza Destiny FPSO sets sail for Guyana

Liza Destiny, an FPSO that will make Guyana an oil-producing nation, has set sail from Keppel’s Singapore yard ...

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Rystad: Project sanctioning in 2019 ready to surpass 2014

Overall offshore project sanctioning in 2019 has surpassed the $50 billion mark, driven by Saudi Aramco’s recently ...

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Contract extension for KS Drilling rig in Vietnam

Singapore-based offshore drilling company KS Drilling has won a contract extension for one of its jack-up drilling rigs.

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Keppel bags nearly $96 million in new contracts

Keppel Offshore & Marine has secured contracts from repeat customers worth approximately S$130 million ($95.8M) for ...

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All hurdles cleared as China OKs MacGregor's TTS buy

The Chinese competition regulator has finally given its approval for Cargotec's MacGregor to buy marine and ...

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Popular news, July 8 – 14, 2019

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

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Deepwater contributes half of discovered volumes in 1H 2019

Deepwater discoveries are leading the charge with global discoveries of conventional oil and gas continuing to show ...

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Two-year extension for Icon Offshore vessel

Malaysian offshore vessel owner Icon Offshore has received a contract extension for its Icon Kayra offshore vessel.

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Heerema's giant crane vessel set for maiden voyage

Heerema Marine Contractors’ giant semi-submersible crane vessel Sleipnir is set to embark upon its maiden voyage ...

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PTTEP wraps $2.1B purchase of Murphy's Malaysian assets

Thai oil and gas firm PTTEP has completed the previously agreed $2.1 billion acquisition of Murphy Oil’s Malaysian ...

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CNOOC, Sinopec sign pact for studies offshore China

Chinese oil giant CNOOC and Sinopec have signed a cooperation agreement under which they'll jointly conduct studies ...

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Sembcorp Marine files report after bribery probe in Brazil

Singapore-based offshore drilling rig constructor Sembcorp marine has filed “a suspicious transaction report“ to ...

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Icon Offshore hit with lawsuit over breach of contract

A wholly-owned subsidiary of Malaysian offshore support vessel provider Icon Offshore has been hit with a lawsuit ...

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Popular news, July 1 – 7, 2019

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

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Chevron takes Shelf Drilling jack-up for Thai ops

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Shelf Drilling has secured a contract for the Shelf Drilling Scepter jack-up rig with Chevron Thailand Exploration ...

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Worldwide offshore rig count in June up by 56 rigs

The worldwide offshore rig count in June 2019 rose by 9 units sequentially and rpse by 56 units year-over-year, ...

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Offshore rig market should love China’s energy independence

With nearly 60 offshore rigs, China is doing everything it can to boost oil and gas production. And the country’s ...

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OPEC+ extends oil output cuts till March 2020

Following OPEC’s decision on Monday to extend the voluntary oil production cuts in order to keep oil prices stable, ...

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Brazilian police raids Singapore rig builder's office

The search warrant the Brazilian authorities execute was related to the “Operacao Lava Jato”

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McDermott wraps up offshore campaign for Reliance

McDermott has completed the first of two offshore campaigns for Reliance Industries Ltd. KG-D6 R-Cluster subsea ...

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NOV to supply STP system for MJ FPSO

National Oilwell Varco has won a contract to supply a large submerged turret production (STP) system for Reliance ...

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Petronas refutes reports on resignation of Upstream CEO

Reports were based on Petronas' own Bursa Malaysia filing

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Reliance awards subsea contracts for MJ1 field to TechnipFMC

TechnipFMC has been awarded significant subsea contracts by Reliance Industries for the MJ1 field located in deep ...

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TMC to supply compressor for Awilco's newbuild

Singapore's Keppel FELS has awarded TMC Compressors a deal to deliver an energy-saving marine compressed air system ...

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Popular news, June 24 - 30, 2019

These are the most read articles of the week on Offshore Energy Today

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KS Drilling cancels another jack-up order in China

Singaporean offshore driller KS Drilling has canceled another newbuild rig order in China. This time with COSCO.

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