Higher oil prices alone can’t save OSV players

There is a long ride ahead for the offshore support vessel owners

i-Tech increases Houston workforce

i-Tech Services has hired 13 new people in Houston following the award of several new contracts in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Shell to make FID on giant Gulf of Mexico oil find in 2020

Oil major Shell is working on making a Final Investment Decision in 2020 on its large deepwater Gulf of Mexico oil ...

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McDermott bags subsea tieback job on Stonefly

McDermott has been awarded a sizeable contract by LLOG for deepwater subsea pipeline tiebacks and structures from ...

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Helix wins P&A work in Gulf of Mexico

Houston-based energy services company Helix Energy Solutions has acquired from Marathon Oil certain operating ...

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BOEM preparing offshore lease sale during gov’t shutdown

U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management last week said it would have more than 120 people working on permitting ...

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Byron produces one million barrels of oil from SM71 project

Byron Energy has produced more than 1 million barrels of oil from its operated South Marsh Island Block 71 F ...

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LLOG: Nearly Headless Nick discovery slated for 2019 start-u

U.S. Gulf of Mexico operator LLOG has confirmed making the Nearly Headless Nick discovery on Mississippi Canyon ...

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BP taps TechnipFMC for Atlantis project work

TechnipFMC has been awarded a significant integrated engineering, procurement, construction and installation ...

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BP approves expansion of Atlantis field in Gulf of Mexico

BP has approved a major expansion at the Atlantis field in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and has also identified ...

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Danos to support Equinor on Titan platform

Danos has secured a contract with Equinor for production operation support on its Titan spar platform, located in ...

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GulfSlope encounters difficulties in Gulf of Mexico well

GulfSlope Energy is preparing for its anticipated 2019 drilling program while working to complete its Tau well in ...

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Byron: SM71 project on track to reach payout

Byron Energy has said that its operated South Marsh Island Block 71 (SM71) F Platform located in the U.S. Gulf of ...

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Subsea 7 lands SURF work in Gulf of Mexico

Subsea 7 has been awarded a sizeable SURF contract by BP for the Manuel project in the US Gulf of Mexico.

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WoodMac: Historic year ahead for U.S. Gulf of Mexico

Next year is shaping up to be a good one in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, Wood Mackenzie said on Wednesday.

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U.S. Coast Guard takes control of MC20 spill containment

The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) has partially assumed federal control of response operations to contain an oil ...

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Petrobras, Murphy form Gulf of Mexico JV

Brazilian oil firm Petrobras and the U.S. oil company Murphy Oil have formed a Gulf of Mexico-focused joint venture ...

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Rowan drillship gets more GoM time with Exxon

ExxonMobil has exercised the first two options for the Rowan Companies-owned drillship Rowan Relentless.

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BP decides on name for Gulf of Mexico platform

UK oil major BP has said that the new floating production unit for the Mad Dog 2 project in the deepwater Gulf of ...

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Shell orders subsea equipment for GoM project from McDermott

McDermott has been awarded a sizable contract from Shell for new subsea umbilical and flowline installation at the ...

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Chevron starts up Big Foot field 8 years after sanction

U.S. oil major Chevron has kicked off oil and gas production from its deepwater project Big Foot, located in the ...

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Rowan drillship stays stacked

Rowan has transferred a contract from the Rowan Reliance to Rowan Resolute drillship, which means the former will ...

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