Monday, January 25, 2021
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Offshore

BP Drastically Cuts Oil Exploration

BP ($BP) cuts in oil exploration could hurt struggling offshore exploration companies like Transocean ($RIG). UK oil major BP has drastically scaled back the team that looks for more oil...

January 25, 2021
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Monday, June 22, 2020
Maritime News

Map of World’s Uncharted Ocean Floor Takes Shape Despite Crisis

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, June 21 (Reuters) – Plans to map the entire ocean floor by 2030 are going ahead despite the challenges of the coronavirus crisis, officials leading the...

June 22, 2020
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Monday, July 22, 2019
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Maritime News

U.S. Firm Locates French Submarine Missing Since 1968

The French Navy working with US-based subsea exploration firm Ocean Infinity has found the missing wreckage of the ‘Minerve’ submarine, which went missing in Mediterranean Sea off the coast of...

July 22, 2019
Total Views: 57

Monday, May 13, 2019
Maritime News

Reaching Challenger Deep, American Businessman Completes Deepest Submarine Dive in History

A private equity investor from Dallas, Texas and his team of explorers have completed a series of record-breaking dives to Challenger Deep in the Marianas Trench, commonly known as the deepest place...

May 13, 2019
Total Views: 251

Thursday, December 21, 2017
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Offshore News

Offshore Oil Exploration Ramps Up – Just Not In Asia

by Henning Gloystein (Reuters) – Surveying the ocean floor for oil and natural gas reserves is gradually emerging from a multi-year slump, everywhere apart from Asia. That’s despite Asia being the...

December 21, 2017
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Sunday, May 31, 2015
Offshore News

Rare run of oil finds offers little respite offshore

(Reuters) Exploration firms have made a rare run of oil and gas discoveries in recent weeks as more targeted search strategies bear fruit, but they offer little respite to a sector...

May 31, 2015
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Thursday, April 16, 2015
Maritime News

North Carolina Offers Strong Support of Oil and Gas Exploration Off Atlantic Coast

North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory on Wednesday expressed strong support for the environmentally safe and responsible offshore energy exploration off the Atlantic coast, but said that a proposed 50 mile...

April 16, 2015
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Saturday, July 19, 2014
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News

New Seismic Surveys Likely Off U.S. East Coast

The Obama administration on Friday approved a plan that would allow companies to assess oil resources off the Atlantic Coast, angering environmental groups that worried the plan will harm marine life and open the door to offshore drilling.

July 19, 2014
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