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Thursday, February 9, 2012
SEACOR Sells Environmental Businesses
Offshore

SEACOR Sells Environmental Businesses

SEACOR Holdings announced today that it will be selling off a portion of its environmental business to J.F. Lehman & Company, a private equity firm focused

February 9, 2012
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Otto Marine Entrenches Deeper into West Africa with 3-year Multi-Million Dollar Contract
News

Otto Marine Entrenches Deeper into West Africa with 3-year Multi-Million Dollar Contract

Global Workboats will take delivery of the 7,200 bhp AHTS in-line with the Group’s strategy to build a strong chartering fleet to tap on pockets of

February 9, 2012
Total Views: 116

Wednesday, February 8, 2012
ERMA Mapping tool
Offshore

BSEE and NOAA Partner to Develop Interactive Arctic Oil Spill Response Mapping

The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced today they are partnering to

February 8, 2012
Total Views: 9

aker barents drilling rig statoil
News

Norway Eyes Barents Sea Oil With Great Interest, Geoseismic Survey Planned

(Dow Jones) The Norwegian government Wednesday announced it will start a geological survey of what oil and gas assets the Northern part of a previously

February 8, 2012
Total Views: 4

Tuesday, February 7, 2012
Keppel and ConocoPhillips Partner to Develop Ice-Worthy Jackup Rig
Engineering News

Keppel and ConocoPhillips Partner to Develop Ice-Worthy Jackup Rig

Keppel Offshore & Marine and ConocoPhillips today announced a joint project that they claim could potentially yield major breakthrough’s in offshore

February 7, 2012
Total Views: 11

Damen PSV 3300
Engineering News

WWS’s Fleet Expands: Additional Platform Supply Vessels Ordered from Damen Shipyards

Norwegian shipowner World Wide Supply (WWS) has ordered another two PSV 3300 CD’s with Damen Shipyards. The two platform suppliers are added to the four

February 7, 2012
Total Views: 11

intermoor
Incidents

US Offshore Oilfield Worker Shot and Killed in Venezuela

CARACAS (Dow Jones)–A U.S. citizen working for Houston-based oil services company InterMoor Inc. was shot and killed while on assignment in Venezuela on

February 7, 2012
Total Views: 67

Monday, February 6, 2012
Technip Global 1200
News

Technip awarded SURF Contracts for the Jubilee project Offshore Ghana

Technip was awarded by Tullow Ghana Limited two contracts, worth approximately €100 million, for the Phase 1A of the Jubilee project. The Jubilee field

February 6, 2012
Total Views: 68

P-57 FPSO petrobras
News

Petrobras: $10 Billion in Offshore Production Facilities Aimed for Santos Basin [REPORT]

RIO DE JANEIRO (Dow Jones)–Brazilian state-run energy giant Petroleo Brasileiro (PBR), or Petrobras, is expected to receive up to $7 billion worth of

February 6, 2012
Total Views: 30

Friday, February 3, 2012
Diamond Offshore NYSE:DO
Finance

4th Quarter Earnings Diminish for Diamond Offshore [NYSE:DO]

Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc.’s (DO) fourth-quarter earnings fell 22% as the oil driller reported weaker revenue and lower utilization rates for its

February 3, 2012
Total Views: 4

skanki hawk dof asa
News

DOF Rederi Takes Delivery of the Skandi Hawk from Cochin Shipyard

DOF Rederi II AS, a wholly owned subsidiary of DOF ASA, has today taken delivery of Skandi Hawk from Cochin Shipyard in India. The vessel is a combined

February 3, 2012
Total Views: 47

Thursday, February 2, 2012
exibe petrobras offshore production
Incidents

Brazil Regulators: Petrobras Could Face Sanctions for Offshore Oil Spill

RIO DE JANEIRO (Dow Jones)–Brazil’s lead environmental regulators said late Wednesday that state-run energy giant Petroleo Brasileiro (PBR,

February 2, 2012
Total Views: 8

Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Petrobras Finishing Oil Containment Work in Santos Basin
Offshore

Petrobras Finishing Oil Containment Work in Santos Basin

Petrobras announces that, since yesterday, it has adopted all contingency procedures in response to the rupture that took place in the vertical production

February 1, 2012
Total Views: 3

Pacific Scirocco Drilling Drillship
News

Pacific Scirocco Drillship Commences Operations Off Nigeria

Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE: PACD) (NOTC: PDSA) announced today that its ultra-deepwater drillship the Pacific Scirocco commenced operations

February 1, 2012
Total Views: 35

dynamic producer
Incidents

Petrobras Oil Spill Update: Industry Executives Await Official Response from Brazil

RIO DE JANEIRO (Dow Jones)–Brazilian state-run energy giant Petroleo Brasileiro (PBR, PETR4.BR), or Petrobras, said Tuesday that an accident at an

February 1, 2012
Total Views: 5

‘ef eht’s naught Scottish, eht’s crap!
Engineering News

‘ef eht’s naught Scottish, eht’s crap!

Doubtful anyone from SHI, or Korea for that matter, will understand the title of this article, but that’s ok.  Here’s the latest offshore wind

February 1, 2012
Total Views: 6

Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Dynamic Producer
Incidents

Oil Spill in Brazil’s Santos Basin, Petrobras’ Dynamic Producer Loses 160 Barrels

Petrobras announces that at 8:30 A.M. this Tuesday (January 31), a rupture was detected in the production column of FPWSO Dynamic Producer, which is anchored

January 31, 2012
Total Views: 33

Monday, January 30, 2012
Norway has SERIOUS gas…Like 60 Billion Cubic Meters Of It.
News

Norway has SERIOUS gas…Like 60 Billion Cubic Meters Of It.

Statoil, together with joint venture partners ExxonMobil and ConocoPhilips, have selected a Spar platform to develop the Luva Fieid, a deep-water gas field 300

January 30, 2012
Total Views: 18

Sunday, January 29, 2012
Discoverer Clear Leader Transocean drillship
News

Transocean Still Faces an Uphill Battle

(Dow Jones) Offshore oil-drilling contractor Transocean Ltd., newly clear of some legal clouds from its role in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico disaster, faces

January 29, 2012
Total Views: 8

Chevron Australia Managing Director Roy Krzywosinski
News

With Cash in Hand, Chevron Considers Options

HOUSTON -(Dow Jones)- Chevron Corp. (CVX) is being conservative about spending its abundant cash because it wants to be prepared for the right acquisition

January 29, 2012
Total Views: 4
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