Join OEdigital on Facebook Join OEdigital on LinkedIn Join OEdigital on Twitter
 
Friday, 04 August 2017 08:01

Statoil gets Koigen Central go ahead

Statoil has received the green light from the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) for a drilling permit for the Koigen Central…
Providence Resources' Druid exploration well has reached its first target in the 53/61-1 well and found the reservoir to be…
Wednesday, 02 August 2017 10:27

Lundin in active southern Barents program

Lundin Petroleum is on the heels of beginning an active exploration drilling program in the southern Barents Sea with Ocean…
Wednesday, 02 August 2017 03:14

Pacific Drilling CEO steps down

Pacific Drilling CEO Christian J. Beckett has stepped down from his positions as CEO and as a member of the…
Tuesday, 01 August 2017 00:00

Designs on the future

Diamond Offshore is championing a new Floating Factory concept meant to meet future deepwater challenges, but drumming up support during…
Published in OE: 2017 / August
Monday, 31 July 2017 09:53

Statoil gains Barents wildcat permit

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Statoil a drilling permit for wildcat well 7435/12-1 in the Barents Sea. Map…
Published in OE Press: 2017 / July
Monday, 31 July 2017 03:57

Blue Whale semi starts sea trials

CIMC Raffles has started sea trials for the ultra-deepwater drilling rig Blue Whale II, following the completion equipment testing. The sea…
Published in OE Press: 2017 / July
Talos Energy's Zama-1 exploration well, which made the "world class" Zama discovery, has failed to find further volumes in a…
Published in OE Daily: 2017 / July
Varel UK has signed a collaborative project with the University of Aberdeen to design and develop a new drill bit,…
Published in OE Press: 2017 / July
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 09:13

Tullow to drill off Suriname, resume at TEN

Tullow Oil has revealed its plans for the rest of the year to drill offshore Suriname, and resuming at the…
Published in OE Daily: 2017 / July
Tuesday, 25 July 2017 09:47

Exxon's hit at Payara-2 ups resources

ExxonMobil has discovered additional oil at a Payara appraisal well offshore Guyana, upping the ultra deepwater discovery's resources to about…
Published in OE Daily: 2017 / July
Island Constructor. Image from Island Offshore. Norway’s Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) has granted Norske Shell consent to use the Island Constructor…
Published in OE Press: 2017 / July
Oilfield giant schlumberger has revealed a slew of new contacts including a deal to supply equipment to the Leviathan field,…
Published in OE Press: 2017 / July
Monday, 24 July 2017 03:17

BP, GE, SLB invest in BiSN

BP Ventures, Schlumberger Ventures and GE Ventures have agreed a US$6.5 million (£5 million) investment into metal-to-metal downhole sealing solutions…
Friday, 21 July 2017 08:17

Subsea 7 inks extensions off Brazil

Petrobras has awarded Subsea 7 extensions for three pipelay support vessels (PLSVs) currently on long-term day-rate contracts offshore Brazil, with…
Published in OE Press: 2017 / July