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Sevan Drilling Drops Newbuild Options. Focuses on ...

Sevan Drilling, a Norway-based drilling contractor which owns a fleet of Ultra Deepwater drilling rigs of a ...

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West Hercules Under PSA Inspection for AoC

On 27 February 2013, the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) carried out an audit within risk and barrier ...

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Offshore Engineering Expert Visits Singapore Under MTP ...

Oxford professor, Paul Taylor, will visit the National University of Singapore from 25 March to 2 April 2013 under ...

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Swift Energy Brings Damaged Louisiana Well Under Control

Swift Energy Company announced today that as of 3:12 p.m. local time , Thursday, it has brought under control an ...

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Animation: Kulluk Refloated and Under Tow (Alaska)

Royal Dutch Shell Plc has managed to refloat its drilling rig Kulluk that ran aground offshore Alaska, after ...

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CGX Energy to Drill Two Wells Under New Corentyne PA (Guyana)

CGX Energy to Drill Two Wells Under New Corentyne PA (Guyana)

CGX Energy Inc. has transitioned to a new Corentyne petroleum agreement (“Corentyne PA”) and petroleum ...

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Scarabeo 8 Incident Under Investigation (Norway)

Scarabeo 8 Incident Under Investigation

The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has decided to initiate an investigation of the stability incident on ...

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Standard Drilling Selling Under Construction Rigs for ...

Standard Drilling Selling Under Construction Rigs for USD 426 Mln

Cyprus-based SD Standard Drilling Plc (“Standard Drilling”) has today entered into a final SPA for the ...

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Statoil: Heimdal Gas Leak Under Investigation (Norway)

Statoil: Heimdal Gas Leak Under Investigation

Statoil is initiating an internal investigation following a gas leak on the Heimdal platform in the North Sea on ...

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Russia: Exxon Looks to Book Arctic Offshore Reserves ...

U.S. energy giant Exxon Mobil expects to book the reserves it will develop in Russia’s Arctic with state oil ...

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UK: Shell Says Gannet Oil Leak Under Control

Shell U.K. Limited confirmed the oil leak in a flow line to Gannet Alpha platform is under control. The subsea well ...

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China: PengLai Oil Spill Under Control, CNOOC Says

CNOOC Limited announced today that the oil spills occurred in PengLai (“PL”) 19-3 oil field have already been ...

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Hercules Offshore Under Investigation for Possible ...

  Hagens Berman LLP, a nationwide, investor-rights law firm, investigates Hercules Offshore to determine if ...

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Norway: Gullfaks A Lifting Incident under Investigation

  The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has initiated an investigation following an incident in ...

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Australia: Gorgon Project Safety Under Fire After Near ...

  Unions are up in arms after yet another safety incident on the $43billion dollar Gorgon project, which could ...

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Australia: OceanWorks Forms Strategic Alliance Down Under

  OceanWorks  has recently signed a formal teaming agreement with The Underwater Center Fremantle (TUCF) and ...

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Norway: Seadrill Acquires Two Semi-Submersible ...

Seadrill has entered into an agreement to acquire the two ultra-deepwater semi-submersible drilling rigs, Seadragon ...

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USA: Arctic Offshore Drilling Under Moratorium. Or Not?

Is there a federal moratorium on offshore drilling in the Arctic or not?   Patti Epler (Alaska Dispatch) ...

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Statoil: Putting on the Pressure under Water (Norway)

Statoil and its partners on Åsgard have opted for subsea gas compression to help recover the big remaining reserves ...

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SwRI-Developed Test Rig Successfully Tests Two-stage ...

Engineers in Southwest Research Institute’s (SwRI) Mechanical Engineering Division have successfully tested a ...

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