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Tullow Oil has contracted US-driller Noble Corp. for an exploration well on its "game changer" Araku prospect offshore Suriname, South…
Published in OE Press: 2017 / June
ExxonMobil has awarded Maersk Drilling a contract extension valued at US$22.5 million for the ultra deepwater drillship Maersk Viking. The…
Published in OE Press: 2017 / May
Thursday, 18 May 2017 09:00

Cairn finds further Senegal success

Cairn Energy’s latest SNE well offshore Senegal, SNE-6, has proved to be successful, with the confirmation of good connectivity with…
Published in OE Daily: 2017 / May
Danish drilling rig operator Maersk Drilling has said it doesn't expect to see significant improvements in offshore rig demand until…
Published in OE Daily: 2017 / May
Tuesday, 02 May 2017 04:22

Ophir spuds deepwater Ivory Coast well

Ophir Energy has started drilling operations on the Ayamé-1X deepwater exploration well, offshore Ivory Coast, according to African Petroleum.  Ophir…
Published in OE Press: 2017 / May
Friday, 10 February 2017 02:45

Transocean to scrap two, idles three rigs

Transocean is to scrap two idle rigs and has idled three others as contracts have been dropped, while others have…
Tuesday, 24 January 2017 09:08

Ensco delays DS-10 drillship

Houston’s Ensco agreed to an amendment with Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) for the ENSCO DS-10 drillship construction contract that will…
Monday, 09 January 2017 03:51

Helix sells intervention vessel

Intervention specialist Helix Energy Solutions has sold its Helix 534 vessel to a third party for approximately US$2.8 million. The vessel,…
Monday, 12 December 2016 09:22

Noble, Shell amend drillship trio deals

Noble Corp. and Shell have entered a deal to amend contracts for three ultra deepwater drillships, due to today's challenging…
Thursday, 01 December 2016 04:34

Hyperdynamics inks drillship for Guinea

Hyperdynamics Corp. has signed drilling contract with Pacific Drilling for the Pacific Bora drillship for drilling offshore Guinea in Q2…
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 03:04

GustoMSC launches new drillship design

Dutch vessel designer GustoMSC has unveiled a new mid-water drillship design, the Scylax. The "fit-for-purpose" vessel is described as a…
Cairn Energy and its partners have contracted a rig to drill two appraisal wells on the world class SNE oil…
Tuesday, 15 November 2016 09:09

Repsol ends Rowan Renaissance contract

Repsol E&P sent an early termination notice to Rowan Companies last week, ending its contract for the Rowan Renaissance drillship…
Friday, 28 October 2016 04:08

Total reveals deepwater Black Sea find

French oil major Total has made a deepwater oil discovery in the Black Sea, Bulgaria, opening up a new play.…
Saturday, 01 October 2016 00:00

Preparing for pre-salt

Jerry Lee speaks with Seadrill to discover how the firm prepared for drilling operations on the giant Libra field offshore…
Published in OE: 2016 / October
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