Pemex looking for rig to test Talos' Zama discovery

Mexican oil company Pemex is on the lookout for a drilling rig which it will use to test the size of the Zama ...

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Flotel demand to pick up from 2019, Prosafe says

World’s largest offshore accommodation rig supplier Prosafe turned profitable in the first quarter of 2018, after ...

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UMW-Frontier rig row: Arbitration hearing starts in April

Malaysian offshore driller and oilfield services provider UMW has learned the date of the arbitration hearing aimed ...

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Reuters: Petrobras asks Odebrecht to stop drillship work

Reuters: Petrobras asks Odebrecht to stop drillship work

Brazilian oil company Petrobras has reportedly asked offshore drilling contractor Odebrecht to stop operations of ...

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Bloomberg: Rowan eyeing Maersk Drilling acquisition

After having arranged the sales of Maersk Oil and Maersk Tankers, Danish conglomerate Maersk is now looking to ...

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Wintershall gets nod for Balderbrå drilling

Wintershall gets nod for Balderbrå drilling

The Norwegian offshore safety body, Petroleum Safety Authority Norway, has given a nod to Wintershall to drill an ...

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Noble hires Ensco drillship for Leviathan drilling (Israel)

Noble hires Ensco drillship for Leviathan drilling (Israel)

Offshore driller Ensco has secured a contract for its ultra-deepwater drillship ENSCO DS-7 with Noble Energy in ...

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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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