Standard Drilling announces sale of two medium-sized platform supply vessels

Standard Drilling announces sale of two medium-sized platform supply vessels

New World Supply Ltd (NWS), where SDSD has an ownership of 26.2%, has completed a sale of two of its six medium-sized platform supply vessels (PSVs). Caption: PSV World Emerald - Image courtesy of …
Oct 18, 2018 /  All
Maersk Drilling awarded new contract for jack-up Maersk Intrepid

Maersk Drilling awarded new contract for jack-up Maersk Intrepid

Equinor has exercised options and added a new contract for jack-up rig Maersk Intrepid to continue supporting the development towards first oil at the Martin Linge field. Equinor has exercised two options extending …
Oct 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Hoover Ferguson Signs Cargo Carrying Units Supply Contract with Transocean

Hoover Ferguson Signs Cargo Carrying Units Supply Contract with Transocean

Hoover Ferguson, a global leader in container, accommodation, workspace and packaging solutions for the energy, petrochemical and general industrial end markets, today announced that it has signed a three-year contract …
Oct 9, 2018 /  Vessels
Ensco plc and Rowan Companies plc Agree to Combine, Creating Industry-Leading Offshore Driller

Ensco plc and Rowan Companies plc Agree to Combine, Creating Industry-Leading Offshore Driller

Ensco plc (NYSE: ESV) and Rowan Companies plc (NYSE: RDC) jointly announced yesterday that the companies have entered into a definitive transaction agreement under which Rowan will combine with Ensco in an all-stock …
Oct 9, 2018 /  Curious
Ocean Rig Poseidon mobilised to drill prospect well offshore Namibia

Ocean Rig Poseidon mobilised to drill prospect well offshore Namibia

Azinam Limited, the Seacrest Capital-backed South West African oil exploration company, announced on Friday that the Ocean Rig Poseidon has been mobilised to drill the Prospect S Well in Petroleum Exploration Licence …
Oct 1, 2018 /  Vessels
Transocean Norge to drill for Equinor

Transocean Norge to drill for Equinor

Equinor has awarded Transocean a contract for drilling six wells on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS) by use of the Transocean Norgemobile rig. Drilling start-up is scheduled for the summer of 2019. The rig has …
Sep 28, 2018 /  Vessels
Maersk Drilling awarded deepwater contract offshore Ghana by Aker Energy

Maersk Drilling awarded deepwater contract offshore Ghana by Aker Energy

Aker Energy and Maersk Drilling have agreed upon a new contract that will send deepwater drillship Maersk Viking from the Gulf of Mexico to Ghana to start drilling an appraisal well during the fourth quarter of …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Rowan Norway awarded contract by Turkish Petroleum

Rowan Norway awarded contract by Turkish Petroleum

Rowan Companies plc (Rowan) (NYSE: RDC) announced today that the Rowan Norway, an N-Class ultra-harsh environment jack-up rig, has been awarded a two-well contract in the Mediterranean Sea by Turkish Petroleum with an …
Sep 25, 2018 /  Vessels
Noble Corporation Announces Purchase Of Newbuild Jackup And Secures Initial Contract Award

Noble Corporation Announces Purchase Of Newbuild Jackup And Secures Initial Contract Award

Noble Corporation plc (NYSE: NE) today announced the purchase of a new Gusto MSC CJ46 design jackup rig from the PaxOcean Group (PaxOcean) in connection with a concurrently awarded drilling contract. Noble paid $33.75 …
Sep 21, 2018 /  Vessels
West Hercules to drill more exploration wells in the Barents Sea

West Hercules to drill more exploration wells in the Barents Sea

Seadrill Norway Operations Limited has been awarded a contract for drilling two exploration wells for Equinor in the Barents Sea by use of the West Hercules rig. Drilling is scheduled to start in the spring of …
Sep 19, 2018 /  Vessels