Industry welcomes Trump's order focused on ocean economy

Trump’s Executive Order is revoking Obama's 2010 National Ocean Policy.

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Subsea 7 scores 'sizeable' Vito field contract with Shell

Shell has awarded Subsea 7 a contract for work at its deepwater Vito development, approximately 150 miles south of ...

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Louisiana Offshore Oil Port president to retire

Louisiana Offshore Oil Port LLC (LOOP) has informed that its President Thomas L. Shaw will retire from the company ...

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Sanctions won't harm Iran's oil exports if EU keeps its word

Iran’s oil minister Bijan Zangeneh does not expect the country’s oil exports to be hurt by the recently reimposed ...

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USA: Mixed reactions for proposal to change drilling rules

The decision by the BSEE to update oil and gas drilling regulations has been met with opposing comments from the ...

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U.S. to update O&G drilling regulations

The BSEE has proposed to update regulations covering offshore oil and gas drilling operations.

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Otto adds new board member to support U.S. expansion

Australia-based oil and gas company Otto Energy has made a new addition to its board of directors.

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US: Legislation to protect coasts from oil spills introduced

U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell and Patty Murray have introduced the Clean Coast Act to protect coasts from ...

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No decrease for U.S. offshore royalty rates

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke has said that the DOI will not lower royalty rates for future offshore ...

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Two senior exec appointments at EnerMech

Integrated engineering service provider EnerMech has made two new senior management appointments in the U.S. and UK.

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WWF: Beaufort Sea drilling a risk for Arctic future

The WWF has warned of the negative impact of reopening the Beaufort Sea to offshore drilling following BOEM's call ...

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Saudi Aramco awards $10B in deals to U.S. companies

Saudi Aramco has made deals with 14 U.S. companies worth over $10 billion during the Saudi-US CEO Forum in New York.

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BP names first woman chairman of BP America

BP has appointed the first female chairman and president of BP America Inc., BP’s chief representative in the ...

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BOEM hosting U.S. largest offshore lease sale

The U.S. will on Wednesday conduct the largest ever offshore lease sale offering more than 77 million acres in the ...

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Byron hits a snag during GoM well completion ops

Byron Energy has encountered a problem during completion operations of the SM71 F3 well in the South Marsh Island ...

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API: Offshore energy development seen as economic catalyst

New studies project that offshore energy development will significantly increase U.S. jobs, domestic spending, ...

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Byron's Gulf of Mexico well ready for production

Byron Energy has completed the F1 well in the SM 71 lease in the Gulf of Mexico. The well is now ready for production.

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Offshore worker dies on Gulf of Mexico platform

An offshore worker has died on a Gulf of Mexico offshore platform operated by Energy Resource Technology (ERT).

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Is Florida really off the table for offshore drilling?

Senator is also questioning the extent of what „off the table“ for offshore drilling really means for Florida.

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Petrobras to pay $3bn for class action settlement

Petrobras has agreed to settle the securities class action lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for ...

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Gulf of Mexico trio in another farm-out delay

GulfSlope Energy and Texas South Energy have extended an LOI with a ‘large international o&g company’ to jointly ...

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