Thursday, August 8, 2013
gsf jack ryan angola bp drillship transocean
News

Energy Majors Test “Atlantic Mirror” With $3 Billion Deepwater Angola Wells

Aug. 8 (Bloomberg) — BP Plc, ConocoPhillips and Statoil ASA are among oil explorers investing at least $3 billion in wells off Angola next year in the country’s biggest deepwater...

August 8, 2013
Total Views: 31

Sunday, January 27, 2013
rowan deepwater drillships
News

Rowan Drilling is Going Deep in 2013

By Alison Sider HOUSTON–Shallow-water driller Rowan Drilling Company (RDC) is stepping in the deepwater, a move that it expects will boost profits and make it a long-term player in the...

January 27, 2013
Total Views: 8

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Carnival announces newbuild hat trick – And you thought YOUR cruise was expensive?

Carnival’s newest ship, Carnival Breeze, is to debut in June 2012. Image courtesy Carnival Carnival Cruise Lines announced today that it will be building three new cruise ships for two...

August 3, 2011
Total Views: 2

Thursday, July 21, 2011
Offshore

Rowan Sells Land Rigs to Bolster Offshore Expansion

HOUSTON -(Dow Jones)- Rowan Cos. Inc. (RDC) on Wednesday said it will sell its fleet of land rigs to Ensign Energy Services Inc. (ESI.T, ESVIF) for $510 million, a deal...

July 21, 2011
Total Views: 5

Monday, March 28, 2011
News

Statoil gets drilling permit approved, Transocean drillship returning to the Gulf

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management reported on Friday that they had approved a deepwater drilling permit for Norwegian oil company Statoil.  This is the 6th deepwater drilling permit issued...

March 28, 2011
Total Views: 21

Saturday, November 6, 2010
Offshore

Transocean Executives Discuss 3rd Quarter Results

Transocean’s CEO Steven Newman; Ricardo Rosa, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; Ihab Toma, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Planning; and Terry Bonno, Vice President of Marketing discussed...

November 6, 2010
Total Views: 4

Monday, July 12, 2010
Oil Spill

New Ban on Deepwater Drilling Issued

The U.S. Department of Interior today has issued yet another moratorium on deepwater drilling on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS), saying that the suspension is nesessary to ensure adequate safety...

July 12, 2010
Total Views: 1