Shelf Drilling Awarded Contract For The Shelf Drilling Scepter Jack-up Rig

Shelf Drilling Awarded Contract For The Shelf Drilling Scepter Jack-up Rig

Shelf Drilling, Ltd. (Shelf Drilling, OSE: SHLF) announced on Friday that it has secured a contract for the Shelf Drilling Scepter jack-up rig with Chevron Thailand Exploration and Production, Ltd. (Chevron) for …
Jul 8, 2019 /  Vessels
Awilco rig to be equipped with TMC compressors

Awilco rig to be equipped with TMC compressors

Keppel FELS has awarded TMC Compressors of the Seas (TMC) a contract to deliver an advanced energy-saving marine compressed air system to the first mid-water semi-submersible drilling rig the yard is building for Awilco …
Jul 2, 2019 /  Curious
IPC announces commencement of drilling program in Malaysia

IPC announces commencement of drilling program in Malaysia

International Petroleum Corporation (IPC) (TSX, Nasdaq Stockholm: IPCO) announced on Tuesday (Jun25) that it has commenced drilling of the first well in a planned multi-well drilling program on Block PM307, located …
Jun 27, 2019 /  Curious
Maersk Drilling secures contracts for Maersk Valiant in Mexico

Maersk Drilling secures contracts for Maersk Valiant in Mexico

Maersk Drilling has secured contracts for a two-well project for the drillship Maersk Valiant with Repsol Exploración Mexico, S.A. de C.V. for work in Block 10 and 29 offshore Mexico in the Gulf of Mexico. The …
Jun 25, 2019 /  Vessels
Petrobras Parties Pay Vantage Drilling Parties $700.9 million to satisfy Arbitration Award and related U.S. Judgment

Petrobras Parties Pay Vantage Drilling Parties $700.9 million to satisfy Arbitration Award and related U.S. Judgment

Vantage Drilling International (Vantage) announced Friday (Jun21) that Petrobras Venezuela Investments & Services, BV (PVIS), a subsidiary of Petroleo Brasileiro S.A (Petrobras), entered into an agreement with …
Jun 24, 2019 /  Vessels
Maersk Drilling completes sale of jack-up Mærsk Giant

Maersk Drilling completes sale of jack-up Mærsk Giant

Maersk Drilling has completed the sale of jack-up rig Giant (formerly named Mærsk Giant) to the LOTOS Petrobaltic Group. The new owners will use the rig for drilling solely in the Baltic Sea, for jobs involving …
Jun 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Gulfslope Energy, Inc. Announces Execution of a Drilling Rig Contract

Gulfslope Energy, Inc. Announces Execution of a Drilling Rig Contract

GulfSlope Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: GSPE) Wednesday (Jun19) announced the execution of a drilling services contract with ENSCO Offshore Company LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ensco Rowan, a public limited company, to …
Jun 21, 2019 /  Vessels
India’s Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited moves 35 drilling rigs

India’s Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited moves 35 drilling rigs

India’s Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) has moved a record high 35 offshore drilling rigs to new locations ahead of the Indian monsoon season. Aqualis Offshore, the international marine and …
Jun 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Deepsea Yantai - a newbuild semi-submersible drilling rig destined for operations in Norway, launched in China

Deepsea Yantai - a newbuild semi-submersible drilling rig destined for operations in Norway, launched in China

Deepsea Yantai, a newbuild semi-submersible drilling rig destined for operations in Norway, has been launched in China. Chinese rig builder CIMC Raffles named and launched the rig on Wednesday, and the rig has already …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Vessels
Keppel Offshore & Marine selects KONGSBERG for ground-breaking delivery of diverse and integrated systems for new, state-of-the-art semi-submersible drilling rig

Keppel Offshore & Marine selects KONGSBERG for ground-breaking delivery of diverse and integrated systems for new, state-of-the-art semi-submersible drilling rig

Ground-breaking delivery of diverse and integrated KONGSBERG systems selected for new, state-of-the-art semi-submersible drilling rig Kongsberg Maritime has won its first milestone orders for a major project combining …
Jun 5, 2019 /  Curious