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Deep Casing Tools Appoints New Sales and Operations Team

Aberdeen-headquartered casing and completion technology business, Deep Casing Tools, has appointed Andrew Wilson to the newly-created position of Global Sales and Operations Manager and Tessa Scott as European Sales Manager. Andrew will head up implementing a new business delivery model driving g ...

David Stephenson


Posted 10 months agoPress > AberdeenNorth Seacontract drilling +2

Petrofac Secures North Sea Contract Extension With Chevron

Petrofac's Engineering and Production Services (EPS) division has secured a 12-month engineering services contract extension from Chevron North Sea Limited (Chevron). The agreement, which has been held by Petrofac since 2014, commenced on 30 September. In line with the contract scope, Petrofac wi ...

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Posted 10 months agoPress > PetrofacNorth SeaChevron +1

Mexico: Bridging the Gap to Faster Recovery

As Mexico continues to fuel its oil and gas revolution, a helpful hand with North Sea roots can bring the country's offshore pipelay operations ahead of their time. Despite an estimated 29 billion barrels of oil locked within Mexico's waters, and further 60 billion in shale, most of the reserves ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 10 months agoOpinion > Gulf Of MexicoNorth SeaMDL +2

Serica Energy - Update on OFAC Licence for the Rhum Field

Serica Energy plc (AIM: SQZ) announces that it has received notification from BP that the US Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) has issued a new licence relating to the Rhum Field. The licence authorises the provision of essential goods, services and support by certain US persons and bus ...

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Posted 10 months agoPress > Serica EnergyOFACLicence +6

Equinor Acquires a 40% Stake in the Rosebank Project in the UK

Equinor has signed an agreement to acquire Chevron's 40% operated interest in the Rosebank project, one of the largest undeveloped fields on the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS). Once concluded, the transaction will strengthen Equinor's UK portfolio, which includes the Mariner development, attractive ...

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Posted 10 months agoPress > EquinorRosebank ProjectUnited Kingdom +5

Ashtead Delivers Installation Monitoring Services to Subsea 7 on Utgard Development

Global subsea equipment specialist, Ashtead Technology, has successfully completed a subsea installation monitoring project for Subsea 7 in support of Equinor's Utgard development, located in blocks 15/8 (NCS) and 16/18a (UKCS) of the central North Sea. The contract, which was awarded by i-Tech Se ...

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Posted 10 months agoPress > Subsea 7OffshoreUtgard +6

NPD: Delineation of the Hanz Field and Dry Wildcat Well in the North Sea - 25/10-16 S, A and C and 25/10-16 B

Aker BP ASA, operator of production licence 028 B, has concluded the drilling of appraisal wells 25/10-16 S, A and C on the Hanz field, as well as wildcat well 25/10-16 B drilled in production licence 915 just southeast of the Hanz field. The wells were drilled about 14 kilometres north of the Iv ...

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Posted 10 months agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorway +7

Cairn Energy Half-Yearly Results 2018

Simon Thomson, Chief Executive, Cairn Energy PLC said: Cairn has made strong progress across its balanced portfolio. Cash flow from the North Sea is now established and development projects in Senegal and Norway are well advanced to support the production base over the long term. We are also d ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > ResultsEarningsCairn Energy +6

N-Sea commences £30 million IRM campaign

N-Sea Offshore Limited is carrying out work on a £30 million contract to provide subsea inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM) services for an oil and gas development and production company. The three-year all-inclusive contract with options for extensions is utilising well-established N-Sea ves ...

Jenny Adams


Posted 11 months agoPress > Siem N-SeaN-Seasubsea inspection +3

Veolia-Peterson to Collaborate With Allseas on Major Northern North Sea Decommissioning Project

Veolia-Peterson Joint Venture - comprising Veolia ES UK Limited and Peterson UK Limited - has signed a contract with the offshore heavy lift and pipelay contractor Allseas for the provision of dismantlement and disposal services for a major Northern North Sea decommissioning project. The strategic ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > United KingdomNorth SeaUK North Sea +6

Equinor: Norway’s Largest Oil Pipeline Now in Place

Saipem Castorone at the Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea. (Photo: Bo B. Randulff / Roar Lindefjeld / Equinor ASA) Last week Norway's largest and longest pipeline, laid by the vessel Saipem Castorone, reached the Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea. Late last week the last pi ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > NorwayEquinorEquinor Energy +5

NPD: 38 Companies Have Applied For Acreage in APA 2018

The authorities have received applications from 38 companies in the Awards in Predefined Areas (APA) 2018. The application deadline expired on 4 September. - There was a record level of interest last year as regards the number of applications. It is good to see that there is about the same intere ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > NorwayNPDNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +9

Ashurst Advises EnQuest on £107 Million Rights Issue

International law firm Ashurst is advising EnQuest PLC on its £107 million rights issue and in relation to two class 1 transactions. EnQuest is one of the largest independent UK oil producers in the UK North Sea with production from offshore fields in the UKCS and Malaysia. Its shares are listed on ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > AshurstEnQuestNorth Sea +2

EnQuest Results for the Six Months Ended 30 June 2018

Material growth in production and cash generation; all 2018 guidance reaffirmed. Repayment of debt remains a priority Results for the six months ended 30 June 2018 7 September 2018 Unless otherwise stated, all figures are on a Business performance basis and are in US Dollars. Highligh ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > EnQuestResultsEarnings +5

NPD: Fast IOR pProject on Visund

Operator Equinor has started production on Visund Nord in the North Sea. The project was completed in 21 months. The subsea solution adds 2.1 million standard cubic metres (13.3 million barrels) to the Visund field. The development cost was NOK 1.3 billion. Production licence 120 Visund was p ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > NPDNorwayNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +5