Daily Archives: December 14, 2016

Chevron cancels Rosebank FPSO order

Rate this article A spokesperson has confirmed to Offshore that Chevron North Sea Ltd. has terminated the agreement with Hyundai Heavy Industries to provide the Rosebank FPSO. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore RSS Feed

ExxonMobil elects new chairman, CEO

Rate this article Rex W. Tillerson, chairman and CEO of Exxon Mobil Corp., has announced his intention to retire at year-end after more than 41 years of service. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore RSS Feed

OMV, Gazprom agree to asset swap

Rate this article OMV and Gazprom have reached a binding basic agreement for a potential asset swap transaction that would see the Russian national acquire a minority stake in OMV’s Norwegian subsidiary. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore RSS Feed

COSL sues Statoil over rig contract termination

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today.. China Oilfield Services Limited (COSL) is suing Statoil after the oil company terminated a contract for the COSLInnovator semi-sub following a fatal accident on board the rig almost a year ago. Statoil terminated the drilling contract with COSL for the semi-submersible drilling rig COSLInnovator in March 2016. In…

Trump picks ex-Texas governor for Energy Secretary post

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today U.S. president elect Donald Trump has selected former Texas governor Rick Perry as Secretary of the Department of Energy. In the announcement on Wednesday, Trump’s transition team described Perry as the “chief executive of one of the country’s largest states and one of the largest economies in the…

Maersk Supply Service nets one-year PSV contract with Maersk Oil

Rate this article By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Maersk Supply Service, a Danish shipowner, has been awarded a term contract for one of its platform supply vessels (PSV) with Maersk Oil. According to data from the Westshore Shipbrokers website, the contract awarded on Tuesday is for the Maersk Frontier PSV. The vessel will be on a one-year contract…