Daily Archives: July 7, 2017

Report: Vietnam drilling in contested waters of South China Sea

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today Vietnam has reportedly started an offshore drilling operation in the contested waters of the South China Sea. According to BBC, Talisman Vietnam, a subsidiary of the Spanish oil company Repsol has begun exploratory works in a block also claimed by China. The company is reportedly using Odfjel Drilling’s…

PGNiG not eyeing US LNG only, in talks with more suppliers

Rate this article By LNG World News The price factor will play a major role in the Polish Gas and Oil Company’s (PGNiG) decision when picking the preferred LNG supplier. The company is not only in talks to secure U.S. LNG supplies but is looking to diversify its sources and is in talks with various…

Lundin gets go-ahead to drill Barents Sea well

Rate this article By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Lundin Norway a drilling permit for wellbore 7219/12-2 S in the Barents Sea off Norway. The NPD said on Friday that the wellbore 7219/12-2 S would be drilled from the Ocean Rig-owned Leiv Eiriksson drilling rig. The drilling program for the well relates…

Final Culzean jacket on its way to North Sea

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today.. A jacket for the utility & living quarter (ULQ) platform for the Maersk Oil-operated Culzean field is now on its way to the UK sector of the North Sea. This is the third and final jacket for the High Pressure High Temperature Culzean development. It set sail on…