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Transocean scoops $119M job for semi-submersible rig

Transocean scoops $119M job for semi-submersible drilling rig

Offshore driller Transocean Ltd. has secured a contract for its harsh-environment semi-submersible drilling rig ...

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Transocean in triple rig lay-up

Transocean, an offshore drilling contractor, has laid up three of its rigs.  According to its latest fleet status ...

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Transocean bags two extensions

Transocean, one of the world’s largest drilling contractors, has won a pair of contract extensions, one in ...

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PSA ends incident investigation on 'Transocean Barents'

The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has completed its investigation of an incident involving personal ...

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Green light for Shell to use 'Transocean Barents' on Draugen

A/S Norske Shell has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway to use the Transocean ...

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Shell sets sights on Portrush drilling (Norway)

Shell Norge is reportedly planning to drill an exploration well 6407/10-4 in Portrush prospect located in the ...

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Worker suffers crush injuries on Transocean Barents rig

The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has decided to launch an investigation into an incident that occurred ...

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PSA gives nod to Shell to plug well at Draugen (Norway)

Shell has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway to use semi-submersible drilling rig ...

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Shell to drill at Ormen Lange with ‘Transocean ...

Shell has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway to use Transocean Barents to drill a ...

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Shell given nod for Norwegian sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has given a drilling permit to Shell for the 6305/8-2 well in the ...

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Transocean Barents rig leaves Kvaerner’s Stord yard

The Transocean Barents semi-submersible drilling rig yesterday leaves Kvaerner at Stord, having completed the five ...

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Shell gets nod to use ‘Transocean Barents’ ...

A/S Norske Shell has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) to use Transocean Barents to ...

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Kvaerner: ‘Transocean Barents’ to arrive at ...

Kvaerner has reported that the H-6e drilling rig Transocean Barents will arrive at Kvaerner’s facilities at ...

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OMV Norge to use Transocean Barents in PL 537 ops

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted OMV Norge AS a drilling permit for well 7324/7-2, in the ...

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GDF Suez to spud Byrkje well this weekend

On Friday 28 February the drilling rig Transocean Barents goes on contract for GDF SUEZ E&P Norge AS to drill ...

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Det norske finds oil at Langlitinden. Not enough for ...

The volumes found so fare are insufficient to justify a field development

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GDF Suez to drill Barents Sea well with Transocean ...

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted GDF SUEZ E&P Norge AS a drilling permit for wellbore 7218/8-1, ...

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Det norske Receives NPD Approval for Barents Sea Well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Det norske oljeselskap ASA a drilling permit for the well 7222/11-2 ...

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Dry Barents Sea Well for Repsol (Norway)

Gas shows were recorded in the Paleocene interval although no hydrocarbons were found in the Cretaceous and ...

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Maersk Oil Drills a Duster in PL 513, Offshore Norway

Maersk Oil Drills a Duster in PL 513, Offshore Norway

Maersk Oil has finished drilling the 6506/6-2 exploration well on the Albert prospect in Norway. The well, drilled ...

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Transocean Barents Gets AoC from PSA Norway

Transocean Barents Gets AoC from PSA Norway

The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has granted an Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC) for the Transocean ...

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