Sunday, March 31, 2019
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Maritime News

U.S. Judge Strikes Down Trump Order Opening Arctic, Atlantic Areas to Oil and Gas Leasing

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, March 30 (Reuters) – A federal judge in Alaska has overturned U.S. President Donald Trump’s attempt to open vast areas of the Arctic and Atlantic oceans to oil...

March 31, 2019
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Friday, April 17, 2015
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North Atlantic Drilling’s Deal with Rosneft Postponed Again

North Atlantic Drilling, a subsidiary of offshore rig company Seadrill, has delayed closing a cooperation deal with Russia's Rosneft by two years and agreed to renegotiate the terms of the agreement, it said on Friday.

April 17, 2015
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Thursday, April 9, 2015
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Rosneft Keeps Options Open for Rig Contract in the Kara Sea

Russian energy producer Rosneft is in constant contact with global firms in its search for a company to provide a rig to restart exploration work in the Arctic next year, it said in a statement.

April 9, 2015
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Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Offshore News

Rosneft Cancels Rig Contract With North Atlantic Drilling

Russian oil firm Rosneft has cancelled a contract for a two-and-a-half year rig contract with Northern Offshore and Seadrill's North Atlantic Drilling Ltd, the Norwegian offshore driller said.

March 25, 2015
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Monday, March 16, 2015
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Seadrill Unit Says Rosneft Rig Contract Difficult to Conclude as Scheduled

North Atlantic Drilling warned on Monday it would be difficult to conclude as scheduled a contract with Russia's Rosneft due to weak market conditions and the challenging political environment.

March 16, 2015
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Saturday, September 27, 2014
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Rosneft Announces “Victory” in the Kara Sea, Huge Discovery Made

By Rob Almeida and Shubin Aleksey Rosneft estimates 338 billion cubic meters of gas and 100 million tons of oil have just been found in a new field in the Kara...

September 27, 2014
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Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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Rosneft Moves to Thwart EU Sanctions With Norwegian Rigs

A Norwegian drill rig owner is supplying Russian oil giant OAO Rosneft and Exxon Mobil Corp. with the kind of high technology that will be barred under U.S. and European Union sanctions taking effect as soon as tomorrow.

July 30, 2014
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Monday, May 26, 2014
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North Atlantic Drilling Receives Major Equity Investment from Rosneft

Seadrill has announced today a historic cooperation agreement that will result in a significant equity investment by Russian oil supermajor Rosneft into North Atlantic Drilling (NADL), a company 69.7 percent...

May 26, 2014
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Friday, May 2, 2014
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West Hercules Makes Discovery in the Barents Sea

For the second day in a row, a Statoil-contracted drilling rig has found oil off Norway, this time however, the discovery was located 230 kilometers northwest of Hammerfest in the...

May 2, 2014
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Friday, January 24, 2014
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North Atlantic Drilling Commences IPO on NYSE

North Atlantic Drilling Ltd., a pure-play harsh environment offshore drilling specialist, has announced today the commencement of their initial public offering (IPO) of 13,513,514 common shares on the New York...

January 24, 2014
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