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TSX-listed CF Energy buys gas from CNOOC's offshore field

Toronto-listed CF Energy has reached a deal with  China National Offshore Oil Corporation to buy gas from CNOOC's ...

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Maersk Drilling's jack-up gets one-well option on Buzzard

CNOOC Petroleum Europe Limited, a subsidiary of CNOOC Limited, has exercised a one-well option for the Maersk ...

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Novatek firms up Arctic LNG 2 deals with Chinese companies

Russian gas producer Novatek has signed share purchase agreements with two Chinese companies for the sale of ...

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U.S. bill targets Chinese oil, drilling, dredging companies

Chinese oil, shipping, telecom, dredging, and offshore drilling companies are facing a threat of U.S. sanctions if ...

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Empyrean discovers gas clouds over prospects offshore China

China-focused oil and gas development company Empyrean has said that it has identified 'gas clouds’ over two ...

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CIMC confirms Bluewhale I rig deal with CNOOC

China's CIMC Raffles has confirmed it has signed a two-year contract with CNOOC for the lease of the giant ...

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COOEC taps Keppel FloaTEC for Lingshui floater work

This will be the world’s first deep-water semi-submersible production floater with condensate storage facilities.

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Two Chinese companies join Novatek's Arctic LNG 2 project

Russia's Novatek has entered into agreements with two Chinese companies under which they will acquire participating ...

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KCA Deutag lands drilling contract extension in North Sea

KCA Deutag's Offshore business unit has been awarded an extension to its existing contract with CNOOC Petroleum ...

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CNOOC enters into petroleum contract with PetroChina

CNOOC Limited's subsidiary, CNOOC China Limited, has signed a Petroleum Contract with PetroChina for Beibu Gulf ...

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CNOOC inks production sharing contract with Smart Oil

CNOOC Limited's parent company, China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC), has signed a production sharing ...

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Update: CNOOC charters giant Bluewhale I rig

The Chinese oil and gas company CNOOC has reportedly chartered one of the world's largest semi-submersible drilling ...

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CNOOC orders mooring system for floating production platform

Chinese oil company CNOOC has ordered the on-vessel mooring system for a deepwater floating production platform to ...

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Island Drilling gets rig contract offshore UK

Norwegian offshore driller Island Drilling has been awarded a contract by CNOOC for the Island Innovator rig for ...

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Rystad: Guyana makes Exxon leader of 2018 exploration pack

U.S. oil major ExxonMobil was the leader of the pack among the top oil and gas explorers of 2018, boosted by its ...

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CNOOC makes new discovery in UK North Sea

CNOOC Limited has made a new discovery on the Glengorm prospect, located in offshore UK Central North Sea.

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WoodMac: CNOOC sets bullish tone for rest of Chinese firms

Announcing its strategic plan for 2019, CNOOC Ltd has set a bullish tone for the rest of the Chinese national oil ...

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CNOOC targets oil and gas production increase

CNOOC Limited is targeting a steady increase in oil and gas production during 2019 and the following years.  CNOOC ...

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CNOOC starts production from South China Sea project

CNOOC Limited has started production from the Huizhou 32-5 oilfield comprehensive adjustment/Huizhou 33-1 oilfield ...

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CNOOC in cooperation agreements with nine oil majors

CNOOC has signed strategic cooperation agreements with nine international oil companies including: Chevron, ...

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Transocean cheers new rig deals

Transocean Norge, formerly known as West Rigel

Transocean has won a number of new contracts for its drillships and semi-submersible drilling rigs, which will ...

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