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BW Energy kicks off Dussafu drilling campaign

By Bojan Lepic BW Energy has kicked off its 2021 Gabon drilling campaign with the spudding of the Hibiscus Extension well on the Dussafu Marin Permit. The post BW Energy kicks off Dussafu drilling campaign… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Noble Corp. completes acquisition of Pacific Drilling

By Bojan Lepic Offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation has completed the acquisition of Houston-based offshore driller Pacific Drilling, effective 15 April 2021. The post Noble Corp. completes acquisition… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Equinor to use Seadrill rig for Norwegian Sea work

By Bojan Lepic Norwegian oil major Equinor has received consent from the offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), for exploration drilling in the Norwegian Sea using the West Hercules drilling… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Petronas books Maersk drillship for Gabon well

By Nermina Kulovic Maersk Drilling has been awarded a one-well contract from a subsidiary of Petronas for the provision of a deepwater drillship. The post Petronas books Maersk drillship for Gabon well appeared first… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Total postpones further drilling offshore South Africa

By Bojan Lepic French oil major Total has decided to postpone its application for additional drilling in Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa. The post Total postpones further drilling offshore South Africa… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Speedcast Selected to Expand Connectivity Solution to Future-Proof Stena Drilling Fleet

Investment in digital transformation driving communications design enhancements for global drilling assets Aberdeen, United Kingdom — April 13, 2021 — Speedcast, the world’s most trusted communications and IT services provider, has announced it has secured a five-year contract with Stena Drilling to expand its existing communications service with a newly designed solution to maximize operational…

Equinor gearing up to drill two North Sea wells

By Nermina Kulovic The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Equinor a drilling permit for the drilling of two wells located offshore Norway. The post Equinor gearing up to drill two North Sea wells… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

IOG spuds first well in North Sea drilling campaign

By Nermina Kulovic Independent Oil and Gas plc (IOG) has started drilling the Elgood development well, 48/22c-H1, located in the UK North Sea. The post IOG spuds first well in North Sea drilling campaign appeared… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Turkey spuds fresh Black Sea well with Fatih drillship

By Nermina Kulovic Turkey’s national oil and gas company TPAO has started drilling operations at a new well in the Black Sea, using Fatih drillship. The post Turkey spuds fresh Black Sea well with Fatih drillship… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today