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Statoil cleared to use West Elara rig for Valemon drilling

Norwegian oil company Statoil has received a consent to use the West Elara drilling rig for drilling and completing ...

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Singapore's largest rig builders could merge?

A merger between two of the Singapore’s largest offshore rig builders, Keppel Offshore & Marine and ...

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New rig contracts pour in for Ensco

UK-based offshore driller Ensco has found work for a number of its jack-up as well as semi-submersible drilling ...

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Update: Maersk finds work for jack-up drilling rig

Maersk Drilling has reportedly managed to find a contract for its Maersk Convincer jack-up drilling rig. According ...

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Rig market not yet out of the woods, MSI says

Offshore drilling rig sector, hurt by low oil prices and overcapacity, is not set for a quick recovery, at least ...

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Stena scraps Samsung rig order. Seeks cash back

UK offshore driller Stena Drilling has cancelled a drilling rig order it had with South Korea’s Samsung Heavy ...

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Intecsea presents new low-mo floaters

A deepwater engineering company Intecsea, a part of the WorleyParsons Group, has launched a range of next ...

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Rig values now at bottom. Cold-stacked units not coming back

  Offshore Energy Today has recently shared several, very informative and interesting articles written by ...

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Rystad: Offshore floaters could see some relief in 2018

Deepwater offshore drillers are still fighting strong headwinds as the industry heads into the third year of the ...

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Maersk Drilling strikes deal with Port of Esbjerg

Offshore drilling contractor Maersk Drilling has signed a rig positioning framework agreement with the Port of ...

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PHOTO: Henry Goodrich drilling rig reaches Canadian waters

Transocean’s Henry Goodrich semi-submersible drilling rig has reached Canadian waters, following the ...

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Noble finds work for drilling rig trio

Noble Corporation, a UK-based drilling contractor has won two new rig contracts, and one extension. The driller, in ...

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Rowan scores Gulf of Mexico jack-up rig contract

Rowan Companies, a Houston-based offshore driller, has won a contract for its Rowan Gorilla IV jack-up rig from ...

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Hibiscus waiting for rig to spud Sea Lion-1 (Australia)

Hibiscus Petroleum will have to wait some more to begin drilling operation at its Sea Lion-1 well, offshore ...

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Poll: Is Pacific Drilling a takeover candidate?

Bloomberg Business earlier in June reported that the offshore drilling contractor Pacific Drilling was being looked ...

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‘Borgsten Dolphin’ stays with Total until 2018

Dolphin Drilling Ltd, a subsidiary of Fred. Olsen Energy, has entered into a contract amendment for the provision ...

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ABS to class Baoham Offshore's rigs

ABS, a provider of marine and offshore classification services, has been selected by Baoham Offshore (HK) Ltd. to ...

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Lundin spuds exploration well in Norwegian North Sea

Swedish independent oil company Lundin Petroleum has started drilling the exploration well 16/4-9 S on the Luno II ...

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Largest offshore rig scrapping cycle ahead

Offshore drilling industry is on the verge of the largest ever retirement cycle in history, as 88 units within the ...

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Orca gets cash boost for Songo Songo development

Orca Exploration Group Inc.  is proceeding with the first phase of the Songo Songo gas field development in ...

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Odfjell Drilling hired for drilling at Johan Sverdrup

Norwegian oil company Statoil has awarded two contracts at a total value of more than NOK 4.35 billion ($558 ...

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