Fugro Awarded Multi-Annual Marine Site Characterisation Project Off The German Coast

Fugro Awarded Multi-Annual Marine Site Characterisation Project Off The German Coast

Germany's Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (Das Bundesamt für Seeschifffahrt und Hydrographie (BSH)) has awarded Fugro a multi-annual geotechnical site investigation contract in the German North Sea and …
Sep 10, 2019 /  Vessels
Northern Offshore Announces Letter of Award for Jack-up ENERGY EMERGER

Northern Offshore Announces Letter of Award for Jack-up ENERGY EMERGER

Northern Offshore Drilling Operations, Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Northern Offshore, Ltd., announced last Wednesday (Sep04) a firm Letter of Award (LOA) for the high-specification jack-up drilling unit …
Sep 9, 2019 /  Vessels
Seadrill Limited Announces Joint Venture with Gulf Drilling International

Seadrill Limited Announces Joint Venture with Gulf Drilling International

“Seadrill Limited (Seadrill) refers to the announcements made on May 1, 2019 in connection with the award of drilling contracts by Qatar Petroleum to Gulf Drilling International (GDI). Seadrill and GDI have …
Aug 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Saipem: New contracts in offshore drilling in Romania and Abu Dhabi worth over 160 million USD

Saipem: New contracts in offshore drilling in Romania and Abu Dhabi worth over 160 million USD

Scarabeo 9 and the Perro Negro 8 respectively will be the vessels involved Saipem has been awarded new contracts in offshore drilling in Romania and Abu Dhabi worth over 160 million USD. According to one contract, …
Jul 26, 2019 /  Curious
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