Daily Archives: March 6, 2017

Hess: Deepwater at rock bottom, but there are exceptions

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today Much has been said about the shale revolution and the low oil prices effects during the first day of the CERAWeek conference in Houston. On the other hand, not so much attention was given to the offshore part of the industry. This was also acknowledged by John Hess,…

Erin Energy hires Pacific Bora drillship for Oyo drilling

Rate this article By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Oil company Erin Energy has executed a drilling services contract with Pacific Drilling for the use of the Pacific Bora drillship offshore Nigeria. The drillship was hired for drilling operations on the Oyo-9 deepwater well offshore Nigeria, Erin Energy said on Monday. Under the conditions of the contract, the drillship…

China launches ultra-deepwater semi-sub rig Bluewhale I

Rate this article By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ CIMC Raffles’ Yantai shipyard held a naming and delivery ceremony for the Bluewhale I ultra-deepwater semi-submersible drilling rig last month in China. The Chinese company said on February 13 that, as the first turnkey project in Chinese offshore ultra deepwater field, the Bluewhale I rig would be operated by China…

Grain LNG takes first ever deliveries from Dominican Republic, Peru

Rate this article By LNG World News National Grid’s LNG terminal in Kent hit two milestones with first ever deliveries of liquefied natural gas the Dominican Republic and Peru. The first cargo, according to the shipping data was delivered by LNG carrier Cadiz Knutsen with the capacity to transport up to 138,000-cbm of liquefied natural…

Armour Energy inks connection deal for gas supply to APLNG

Rate this article By LNG World News Armour Energy signed a connection agreement with APA Group, providing it access to the Roma Brisbane pipeline at Wallumbilla, which will enable Armour to supply gas to Australia Pacific LNG project. Armour Energy has in January this year, executed a five-year gas sales agreement with Australia Pacific LNG…