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Equinor: West Hercules to Drill More Exploration Wells

The West Hercules drilling rig in the Barents Sea. (Photo: Ole Jørgen Bratland) 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 sprin ...

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Posted 4 days agoPress > EquinorEquinor EnergyOffshore +7

Baker Hughes, a GE Company Announces August 2018 Rig Counts

HOUSTON & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 10, 2018-- Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) announced today that the Baker Hughes international rig count for August 2018 was 1,008, up 11 from the 997 counted in July 2018, and up 56 from the 952 counted in August 2017. The international offshore rig c ...

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Posted 13 days agoPress > Baker HughesGEBHGE +5

Anglo African Oil & Gas PLC - Temporary Suspension of Drilling TLP-103 at Tilapia Oil Field

Temporary suspension of drilling TLP-103 at Tilapia oil field Anglo African Oil & Gas plc, an independent oil and gas developer, announces that the Company has been informed by its drilling contractor, SMP, that they have experienced a topside issue that has affected the rig.  As a result, the C ...

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Posted 18 days agoPress > Anglo African Oil & GasDrillingTilapia Oil Field +5

88E: Alaska Update - Rig Contract Signed

Rig Contract Executed for Western Blocks Drilling of the Winx Prospect Permitting Progressing on Schedule Otto Energy Limited (ASX:OEL) (“Otto” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the operator Captivate Energy Alaska, Inc, (a 100% owned subsidiary of 88 Energy Limited (ASX:88E)) ...

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Posted 25 days agoPress > 88E88 EnergyAlaska +6

88E: RMP: Alaska Update - Rig Contract Executed

The Board of Red Emperor Resources NL (ASX/AIM: RMP) (“Red Emperor” or the “Company”) is pleased to advise that consortium operator, 88 Energy Limited (ASX/AIM: 88E) via its wholly owned subsidiary, Captivate Energy Alaska, Inc, has executed a rigcontract for the drilling of the “Winx” Prospect ...

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Posted 25 days agoPress > ASXAIM88E +8

Kongsberg Maritime: Real-Time Monitoring System Set to Increase Operational Availability for Two Seadrill Semi-Submersibles

Seadrill's West Phoenix Integration of KONGSBERG Riser Management System and Information Management System improves operational safety and reduces non-productive time  ONS 2018, Stavanger, Norway, 27 th August 2018 – Seadrill has selected Kongsberg Maritime to deliver real-time monito ...

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Posted 27 days agoPress > SeadrillKongsberg Maritimemonitoring system +4

Kongsberg Maritime: KONGSBERG Power and Control Solution Selected for New Awilco Owned Drilling Rig

Saltwater Stone - Aug 23, 2018 09:38 BST Moss Maritime CS60 ECO MW design drilling rig   Newbuild semi-submersible offers enhanced operational efficiency and safety performance with the lowest environmental footprint Kongsberg, Norway, 23 rd August 2018 – Kongsberg Maritime has been ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > KongsbergKongsberg MaritimePower +4

Africa Energy Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results

VANCOUVER, Aug. 14, 2018 /CNW/ -  Africa Energy Corp. (TSX Venture: AFE) (Nasdaq First North: AEC) ("Africa Energy" or the "Company"), an oil and gas company with exploration assets offshore Namibia and South Africa, announces financial and operating results for the three and six months ended June ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > Africa Energy CorporationAfrica EnergyTSX +3

GMB Members on Equinor Mariner Oil Rig Vote to Accept Improved Pay Offer

GMB members showed how prepared they were to flex their industrial muscles when required says GMB Union GMB, the union for the offshore industry, has announced members working on the Equinor Mariner platform have voted to accept an improved pay offer from the company. A total of 75% of those ba ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > GMBEquinorRig +1

Santos Accelerates Cooper Basin Natural Gas Development With Fourth Rig

Santos is pleased to announce a fourth rig, the Ensign 965, has started operations in the Cooper Basin, as the company continues its drive to produce more Australian natural gas to supply the east coast domestic market. The rig will drill eight wells by the end of this year, starting in the Big La ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > SantosCooper Basinnatural gas +5

Henderson to Perform Major Drilling Rig Refurbishment For Energy Drilling Company

HOUSTON, Texas. (Aug. 8, 2018) – HENDERSON, a leader in the sales and service of drilling rigs and capital drilling equipment, has entered into a contract for a major drilling rig refurbishment with Energy Drilling Company. The contract includes the purchase and upgrade of a 2,000 HP drilling ri ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > HendersonDrillingRig +2

Baker Hughes, a GE company Announces July 2018 Rig Counts

HOUSTON & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 7, 2018-- Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) announced today that the Baker Hughes international rig count for July 2018was 997, up 38 from the 959 counted in June 2018, and up 38 from the 959 counted in July 2017. The international offshore rig count for ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > NYSEBHGEBaker Hughes +4

Savannah Petroleum - Kunama Oil Discovery and Exercise of Drilling Rig Option

  Third oil discovery made in Niger, drilling campaign extended Savannah Petroleum PLC, the British independent oil and gas company focused around oil and gas activities in Niger and Nigeria, is pleased to announce the result of the Kunama-1 exploration well as an oil discovery. Kunama-1 is t ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > OilDiscoveryNiger +5

June 2018 U.S. Rig Counts Up 10% from June 2017- S&P Global Platts

HOUSTON (July 10, 2018)  S&P Global Platts Analytics today announced  the total U.S. rig count for June 2018 was 1,163, down 1 (-0%) from May 2018, and up 108 (+10%) from June 2017. This rig count includes U.S. onshore, U.S. inland waters, and U.S. offshore Gulf of Mexico drilling rigs. June U.S ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > S&P Global PlattsRigRig Count +6

Baker Hughes, a GE company Announces June 2018 Rig Counts

HOUSTON & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 9, 2018-- Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) announced today that the Baker Hughes international rig count for June 2018 was 959, down 8 from the 967 counted in May 2018, and down 1 from the 960 counted in June 2017. The international offshore rig count f ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > Baker HughesGEUnited States +4