Saipem awarded new offshore drilling contracts totalling over 200mln USD

Saipem awarded new offshore drilling contracts totalling over 200mln USD

Saipem has been awarded new contracts in Offshore Drilling in Norway and Middle East totalling over 200 million USD. One contract was signed with the German company Wintershall for the drilling of 2 wells plus 2 …
Apr 5, 2019 /  Vessels
PGNiG will lease a drilling platform in the Norwegian Sea

PGNiG will lease a drilling platform in the Norwegian Sea

PGNiG Upstream Norway and Aker BP have signed a contract for the lease of a semi-submersible drilling rig. In autumn, the exploration well will start to be drilled on the Shrek prospectus within PL838 license. For the …
Mar 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Damen Verolme Rotterdam completes refit of drilling rig Stena Don

Damen Verolme Rotterdam completes refit of drilling rig Stena Don

Damen Verolme Rotterdam (DVR) has completed a major refit of the Stena Drilling-owned 5th generation, semi-submersible drilling rig Stena Don. The vessel arrived at DVR in October 2018 and departed for her new contract …
Mar 26, 2019 /  Vessels
Mermaid’s associate Asia Offshore Drilling Limited secures contract extension for jack-up rig AOD I

Mermaid’s associate Asia Offshore Drilling Limited secures contract extension for jack-up rig AOD I

Three-year contract extension for ‘AOD I’ adds stability of earnings to AOD until 2022. Mermaid Maritime Public Company Limited (Mermaid) announced earlier today that its associate Asia Offshore Drilling …
Mar 11, 2019 /  Curious
Keppel secures repeat order from Awilco for mid-water harsh environment rig worth about US$425million

Keppel secures repeat order from Awilco for mid-water harsh environment rig worth about US$425million

Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M), through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Keppel FELS Limited (Keppel FELS) has secured an order with Awilco Drilling PLC (Awilco) for the construction of a repeat mid-water …
Mar 11, 2019 /  Curious
Sapura Energy Secures RM760 million in contract wins across services segment

Sapura Energy Secures RM760 million in contract wins across services segment

Sapura Energy Berhad (Sapura Energy) has secured RM760 million in contract wins for its Drilling and Engineering & Construction businesses. The latest achievements have lifted the value of contract wins to RM9.3 …
Jan 8, 2019 /  Curious
Kishorn Port to prepare world’s largest semi-submersible rig for new gig

Kishorn Port to prepare world’s largest semi-submersible rig for new gig

When the Ninian Central oil production platform was towed out of Loch Kishorn in May 1978, at just over 600,000 tonnes it was the largest concrete structure that had ever moved across the face of the earth. Over 40 …
Dec 29, 2018 /  Curious
Aqualis Offshore’s first rig inspection in Brazil

Aqualis Offshore’s first rig inspection in Brazil

Aqualis Offshore recently completed its first rig inspection in Brazil with its team of specialist engineers. The drilling rig had been off-hire for several years and the inspection highlighted the importance of …
Nov 19, 2018 /  Vessels
ABS Awards Industry’s First Offshore Facility Cyber Security-Ready Notation to Sembcorp Marine

ABS Awards Industry’s First Offshore Facility Cyber Security-Ready Notation to Sembcorp Marine

ABS and Sembcorp Marine collaborate on cybersecurity standard for newbuild offshore units ABS awarded a Cyber Security-Ready (CS-Ready) Notation to a Sembcorp Marine jack-up drilling rig built to its proprietary Pacific …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Maersk Drilling and Aker BP sign major contract founded on joint alliance

Maersk Drilling and Aker BP sign major contract founded on joint alliance

Maersk Drilling and Aker BP have agreed to a one-year contract to deploy high-performance rig Maersk Integrator on the Norwegian shelf from June 2019. The contract is founded on the alliance that the parties entered into …
Sep 10, 2018 /  Vessels