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Rystad Energy: Ensco and Rowan – A Merger of Equals

Two of the leading offshore drilling contractors have agreed to merge creating an industry-leading drilling contractor capable of working across all water depths with a truly global footprint. The combined fleet will be comprised of 82 units made up of 28 floaters and 54 jackups. Thirty-eight u ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > Rystad EnergymergerOffshore +4

ADNOC and BHGE Form a Strategic Partnership to Improve Drilling Efficiencies and Grow ADNOC Drilling Into a Fully-Integrated Drilling and Well Construction Business

Strategic partnership will expand ADNOC Drilling's capabilities into the integrated drilling and well construction segment and expand BHGE's presence in the UAE BHGE will acquire a five percent stake in ADNOC Drilling, valuing the business at $11 billion, and the partnership will enable ADNOC D ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > ADNOCBHGEBaker Hughes +4

Argentina Horizontal Drilling & Completions Efficiency 2018: Vaca Muerta | Neuquén Basin

Strategies & Technologies To Capitalize On Argentina's Shale Potential After delivering 100s of highly technical business conferences to the US and Canadian Oil & Gas Industry over the past 12 years, American Business Conferences brings its acclaimed horizontal drilling and completions efficiency c ...

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    30 Oct 2018


Posted 9 months agoEvent > ArgentinaVaca MuertaNeuquen Basin +5

Savannah Petroleum - Zomo Oil Discovery

Fifth oil discovery made in Niger 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 Zomo-1 exploration well as an oil discovery. Zomo-1 is the fifth consecutive discovery to be ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > SVPSavannah PetroleumZomo +7

Eco Atlantic Oil and Gas: Drilling the Atlantic Margin Exploration Hotspots

Commercially focused exploration company with catalysts Eco Atlantic Oil and Gas (Eco) is a frontier exploration focused company with significant potential exploration upside in Guyana and Namibia. It is a lean organisation with a highly experienced management team, has a proven track record ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > Eco AtlanticEco Atlantic Oil & GasDrilling +5

Senior Appointment Positions Oilfield Services Business MRDS For Further Growth

A leading drilling and oilfield equipment specialist, MRDS , has announced new deals worth more than £4million in the past three months as the business continues to capitalise on growing industry confidence. The Aberdeen-based firm, which provides repair and maintenance services to drilling contr ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > AppointmentOilfieldDrilling +1

Chariot Oil & Gas: Commencement of Drilling of Prospect S Well

Commencement of Drilling of Prospect S Well, Namibia ·      Ocean Rig Poseidon drillship has commenced the drilling of Prospect S well in Namibia. Chariot Oil & Gas Limited (AIM: CHAR), the Atlantic margins focused oil and gas exploration company, is pleased to announce that th ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > Chariot Oil & GasDrillingwell +3

Chariot Oil & Gas: Commencement of Drilling Operations

Commencement of Drilling Operations for Prospect S Well, Namibia ·     Ocean Rig Poseidon drillship has commenced its mobilisation with estimated arrival at the Prospect S well location in Namibia in the next 24 hours. ·      Prospect S well is anticipated to spud shortly aft ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > NamibiaChariot Oil & Gaswell +7

Azinam: Government Approval Received to Drill PEL 30 Offshore Namibia

Azinam Limited, the Seacrest Capital-backed South West African oil exploration company, has been informed by Eco Atlantic Oil & Gas Ltd, Operator of Petroleum Exploration Licence (PEL) 30, that it has received the required final Certificate to drill an exploration well within the Osprey Prospect on ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > AzinamNamibiagovernment +8

Schlumberger Introduces HyperBlade Hyperbolic Diamond Element Bit

Drill bit with distinctive-shaped cutting elements reduces drilling costs by improving ROP in soft and plastitc rock formations Smith Bits, a Schlumberger company, has launched the HyperBlade* hyperbolic diamond element bit that reduces drilling costs by improving the rate of penetration (ROP), ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > DrillingonshoreSchlumberger +2

Wild Well Announces New Onsite Rig Crew Training Service

HOUSTON (Sept. 24, 2018) – Wild Well Control, Inc. , a Superior Energy Services company and a global leader in well control and engineering services, has announced that it will offer well control training to drilling rig crews onsite with its rigsite well control Crew Training Unit. Wild Well ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > wild wellwellSuperior Energy Services +3

Anglo African Oil & Gas plc - Update on Drilling Programme at the Tilapia Field in the Republic of the Congo

Anglo African Oil & Gas plc, an independent oil and gas developer, is pleased to announce that the construction of the extended pad at the Tilapia field in the Republic of the Congo has been completed ahead of schedule.  The well to be drilled on the new pad will be designated TLP-103C and hammerin ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > DrillingTilapia FieldCongo +2

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 Norge mobile rig. Drilling start-up is scheduled for the summer of 2019. The rig has also been awarded a contract option for drilling four additional wel ...

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Posted 10 months agoPress > DrillingEquinorOffshore +8

Highlands Natural Resources: Colorado Shale - East Denver Operations Update

Highlands, the London-listed natural resources company, provides the following update about the six new wells being funded entirely by Highlands' partners at its East Denver Project. As previously announced, drilling operations at the new wells were completed in mid-July. The pad was subsequent ...

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Posted 10 months agoPress > Highlands Natural ResoucesonshoreUnited States +6

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 10 months agoPress > EquinorEquinor EnergyOffshore +7