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Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Wilhelmsen Increases Stake in Offshore Supply Base Company Norsea
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Wilhelmsen Increases Stake in Offshore Supply Base Company Norsea

Wilhelmsen has upped its stake in the Norwegian offshore supply base company NorSea to 99%. Wilhelmsen has had an ownership stake in Norsea since 2012. With

June 1, 2022
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Offshore

Britain Approves Plans for Shell’s New North Sea Gas Field

By Ron Bousso and Kylie MacLellan LONDON, June 1 (Reuters) – Britain’s regulator on Wednesday approved Shell’s revised plan to

June 1, 2022
Total Views: 1228

Friday, May 27, 2022
offshore oil and gas rig
Offshore

Offshore Rig Dayrates ‘Quickly Heading’ to $400,000

By Nerijus Adomaitis OSLO, May 27 (Reuters) – Rental rates for offshore oil and gas rigs have rocketed higher, boosted by a race to lift production

May 27, 2022
Total Views: 3809

Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Keppel O&M Secures Charters for Two Additional ‘Legacy Rigs’
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Keppel O&M Secures Charters for Two Additional ‘Legacy Rigs’

Singaporean rigbuilder Keppel Offshore & Marine has signed bareboat charter contracts for two more of its “legacy” jackup rigs, the latest sign

May 24, 2022
Total Views: 1012

Thursday, May 19, 2022
Biden Administration to Issue New Five-Year Offshore Oil and Gas Proposal By End of June
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Biden Administration to Issue New Five-Year Offshore Oil and Gas Proposal By End of June

The U.S. Department of the Interior will release its proposal for offshore oil and gas lease sales for the next five years by the end of June, Interior

May 19, 2022
Total Views: 866

Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Sembcorp Marine Reports Better Start to 2022 Amid Improving Energy Markets
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Sembcorp Marine Reports Better Start to 2022 Amid Improving Energy Markets

Singaporean shipbuilder Sembcorp Marine says the first half of 2022 is shaping to be “significantly better” than the first half of 2021 as the

May 18, 2022
Total Views: 1020

Thursday, May 12, 2022
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Offshore

Biden Administration Scraps Plans for Three Offshore Oil and Gas Lease Sales

May 11 (Reuters) – The Biden administration on Wednesday said it would scrap three planned sales of offshore oil and gas leases in

May 12, 2022
Total Views: 1790

Wednesday, May 11, 2022
Canada Sued Over Bay du Nord Oil Project Approval
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Canada Sued Over Bay du Nord Oil Project Approval

By Nia Williams May 11 (Reuters) – Environmental groups are suing the Canadian government in a bid to overturn its approval of Equinor

May 11, 2022
Total Views: 2064

Tuesday, May 10, 2022
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Offshore

Keppel Charters ‘Legacy’ Jack-Up Rigs as Market Conditions Improve

Singaporean rigbuilder Keppel O&M has announced bareboat charter contracts for two “legacy” jack-up rigs that it had built for another customer

May 10, 2022
Total Views: 724

Wednesday, April 6, 2022
Canada to Approve Equinor’s $12 Billion Bay du Nord Offshore Oil Project
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Canada to Approve Equinor’s $12 Billion Bay du Nord Offshore Oil Project

By Brian Platt (Bloomberg) — Canada has given the green light to a $12 billion offshore oil project proposed by Norway’s Equinor ASA, handing a

April 6, 2022
Total Views: 8215

Wednesday, March 9, 2022
Tidewater Acquires Swire Pacific Offshore, Creating World’s Leading OSV Company
Offshore

Tidewater Acquires Swire Pacific Offshore, Creating World’s Leading OSV Company

Tidewater expands its global footprint amid anticipated offshore oil and gas market recovery. Houston-based Tidewater (NYSE: TDW) has announced a definitive

March 9, 2022
Total Views: 3469

Thursday, February 17, 2022
Senator Introduces Bill to ‘Level the Playing Field’ in U.S. Offshore Sector
Offshore

Senator Introduces Bill to ‘Level the Playing Field’ in U.S. Offshore Sector

U.S. Senator from Louisiana Bill Cassidy (R-LA) has introduced the American Offshore Worker Fairness Act, a bill he says will provide a level playing field

February 17, 2022
Total Views: 2560

Friday, January 28, 2022
offshore rig north sea
Offshore

U.S. Judge Nullifies Results of November Offshore Lease Auction Over Climate Impact

By Valerie Volcovici and Nichola Groom Jan 27 (Reuters) – A federal judge invalidated the results of an oil and gas lease sale in

January 28, 2022
Total Views: 1434

Monday, January 24, 2022
BSEE Issues Safety Recommendations Following Fatal Offshore Accidents
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BSEE Issues Safety Recommendations Following Fatal Offshore Accidents

The U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) has recommended added safety measures following the release of panel investigation reports into

January 24, 2022
Total Views: 1996

Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Hornbeck Offshore to Buy Ten OSVs from Edison Chouest
Offshore

Hornbeck Offshore to Buy Ten OSVs from Edison Chouest

Hornbeck Offshore Services announced today that it has entered into definitive purchase agreements to acquire ten high-specification offshore supply vessels

January 12, 2022
Total Views: 1918

Thursday, December 23, 2021
offshore rig north sea
Offshore

Global Oil’s Comeback Year Presages More Strength in 2022

By Stephanie Kelly, Bozorgmehr Sharafedin and Koustav Samanta NEW YORK, Dec 23 (Reuters) – Global oil demand roared back in 2021 as the world began to

December 23, 2021
Total Views: 512

Monday, December 20, 2021
semisubmersible drilling rig at sea
Offshore

As World Weans Off Fossil Fuels, Norway Continues Hunt for Offshore Wells

By Lars Erik Taraldsen (Bloomberg) — Equinor ASA will drill about 25 exploration wells off Norway’s coast next year in a bet that it will be among the

December 20, 2021
Total Views: 1178

Friday, December 17, 2021
offshore drilling rig brazil
Offshore

Total, Shell Emerge As Top Bidders in Brazil’s $2 Billion Offshore Auction

By Gram Slattery, Marta Nogueira and Sabrina Valle RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec 17 (Reuters) – France’s TotalEnergies , Royal Dutch Shell, Petrobras,

December 17, 2021
Total Views: 887

Thursday, December 16, 2021
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Offshore

Big Oil Gets a Second Chance for Giant Offshore Fields in Brazil

By Mariana Durao and Peter Millard (Bloomberg) — Brazil is giving Big Oil a second chance to join two massive offshore oil prospects in a test of the

December 16, 2021
Total Views: 1150

Friday, December 10, 2021
Guyana Oil Port
Offshore

Exxon Proposing to Build Supply Depot for Guyana Oil and Gas Projects

By Neil Marks and Sabrina Valle HOUSTON, Dec 10 (Reuters) – Exxon Mobil Corp outlined a major new investment in Guyana amid government calls for

December 10, 2021
Total Views: 1188
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