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Tunisia: Southern Cross Drilling Rig Arrives at Lambouka-1

ADX Energy Ltd  announced that the Southern Cross semisubmersible drilling rig has arrived at the Lambouka-1 ...

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Norway: Statoil Signs ISS Frame Agreements Worth $1.9 Billion

Statoil is entering into frame agreements for insulation, scaffolding and surface treatment worth a total of NOK 12 ...

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Norway: Statoil Contracts Stena Don Drilling Rig

Statoil has signed a three-year contract with Stena Drilling for hire of the Stena Don drilling rig. The contract ...

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Indonesia: AWE Reports Minor Rig Repairs at Liyun-1 Well

AWE Limited reports that at 0600 hours today (Indonesian time) the Liyun-1 well was carrying out minor rig repairs ...

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Atwood Beacon Rig Awarded Contract for Work Offshore ...

ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC  a Houston-based International Drilling Contractor, announced that the ATWOOD BEACON (owned ...

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Danish North sea: Pump Accident on Maersk Rig Causes Oil Leak

A pump accident at a Maersk oil rig is causing oil to leak out in the North Sea water of Denmark.   Source: ...

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The Netherlands: Dockwise Secures $35 Million in Heavy ...

Dockwise Ltd. today announces 10 awards for Heavy Marine Transport projects and two for engineering assignments ...

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Scotland: Baker Hughes Opens Eco-Centre Waste ...

This purpose-built waste processing center provides an unparalleled level of environmental compliance from the rig ...

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Norway: New Contract for Borghom Dolphin Rig for Andrew ...

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

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Energy Exerter Rig Leaves Maltese Territorial Waters

The oil rig parked between Wied iż-Żurrieq and Filfla is expected to leave Maltese territorial waters by Tuesday, ...

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USA: ‘No Leak from Ocean Saratoga Rig.’ ...

Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE:DO) today confirmed that there have been no leaks of hydrocarbons from the ...

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USA: Killed Transocean Workers Were Concerned about ...

At least one of the eleven men that died in the initial explosion that triggered a disaster in the Gulf expressed ...

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USA: Cobalt International Energy, Inc. Invokes Force ...

Cobalt International Energy, Inc. (“Cobalt”) today announced that it had invoked the force majeure provision under ...

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Aban Offshore Ltd. Secures $187 M Contract for Jack-up ...

Aban Offshore Ltd said on Tuesday it secured a contract worth about $187 million for the deployment of a jack-up ...

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USA: Keppel Delivers EXL Rig to Rowan Drilling Company

Keppel AmFELS Inc., the US wholly-owned subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine Limited (Keppel O&M), has ...

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UK: Ensco Plc Announces a Sale of Jackup Drilling Rig

Ensco plc announced today that a subsidiary of the Company has sold ENSCO 57, a F&G L-780 MOD II-C design ...

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509 Oil Rig Fire Outbursts since 2006

Nine major oil rig fires have killed at least two people and seriously injured 12 since 2006 in the Gulf of Mexico, ...

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USA: Transocean’s Rig Deepwater Horizon Caught by Fire

Transocean Ltd. today reported a fire onboard its semisubmersible drilling rig Deepwater Horizon. The incident ...

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North Sea Oil Rig Helicopter Flights Partially Resume

Flight restrictions affecting Helicopter flights to offshore oil platforms in the UK and Norwegian sectors of the ...

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