Latest News for: Offshore driller


Aban Offshore secures three-year jackup deal with ONGC

Splash24/7 02 Aug 2022
India’s largest offshore driller, Aban Offshore, has been awarded a three-year drilling contract with compatriot Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) ... .

Egypt acquires Toyota's stake in Offshore Drilling Company

Egypt Today 01 Aug 2022
According to the ministry’s statement, the petroleum sector fully owns the offshore drillers Al-Qaher 1 and Al-Qaher 2, after the share of the Natural Gas Holding Company increased to 85 percent and South Wadi Petroleum Holding Company to 15 percent.

U.S. Senate bill could be death blow for Biden anti-drilling pledge

Yahoo Daily News 30 Jul 2022
... to drillers within the previous year, a provision that would last a decade. In federal waters, offshore wind leases would be contingent on the agency offering at least 60 million acres on the Outer Continental Shelf to drillers the year before, according to the bill's text.

Valaris scores multiple drilling deals

Splash24/7 29 Jul 2022
Offshore driller Valaris has secured new contracts and extensions for its drilling units, according to the company’s latest fleet status report ... from Shell offshore Nigeria for the 2017-built drillship Valaris DS-10.

CNOOC strikes it big time offshore with first-ever shale breakthrough

China Daily 29 Jul 2022
The country's first offshore shale oil exploration well Weiye-1, located at the southwestern trough of Beibu Gulf Basin in the South China Sea, tested daily production of 20 cubic meters of oil and 1,589 cubic meters of natural gas, said the country's top offshore oil and gas driller on Thursday in a release.

Transocean seals fresh deals for its drilling fleet

Splash24/7 26 Jul 2022
Offshore driller Transocean has bolstered its backlog with new deals in Brazil, the UK North Sea and India ... Transocean has a fleet of 37 offshore drilling units consisting of 27 ultra-deepwater floaters and 10 harsh environment floaters.

UK regulator seeks feedback on Noble jackups sale as part of Maersk Drilling merger

Splash24/7 22 Jul 2022
The UK competition watchdog is requesting comments on the proposed move by Noble and Maersk Drilling to sell five jackup rigs to address competition concerns over the anticipated merger between the two offshore drillers.

Shelf Drilling completes acquisition to boost its fleet of jack-up rigs

Upstream Online 14 Jul 2022
Oslo-listed offshore drilling contractor Shelf Drilling has completed the ...

Shelf Drilling completes acquisition to boost fleet of jack-up rigs

Upstream Online 14 Jul 2022
Oslo-listed offshore drilling contractor Shelf Drilling has completed the ...

Global Mobile Offshore Drilling Units Market (2022 to 2027) - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and ...

Enid News & Eagle 11 Jul 2022
The initial drilling program is expected to last for 255 days and is expected to yield around USD 80 million of contract drilling revenue.In December 2021, Offshore driller Seadrill clinched a contract with Petrobras for drilling in the Buzios offshore field, Brazil, for the delivery of drillship, West-Jupiter.

Stena Drilling scores drillship contract with BP Canada

Splash24/7 06 Jul 2022
The Aberdeen-based driller currently has the vessel working for Energean in the Mediterranean Sea, offshore Israel.

Valaris adds $466m to rig fleet backlog

Splash24/7 05 Jul 2022
New York-listed offshore driller Valaris has secured new contracts and extensions, with an associated backlog of $466m added since its most recent fleet status report in May. The largest contract came from Equinor in Brazil to utilise the drillship Valaris DS-17 for its Bacalhau project ... Meanwhile, three deals have been sealed in Australia ... .

US Interior proposes up to 11 offshore oil, gas lease sales in 2023-2028

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 03 Jul 2022
The Biden administration proposed July 1 offering oil and natural gas ...

First-Ever 8th Gen Drilling Juggernaut Delivered To Transocean

Rigzone 29 Jun 2022
The first-ever newbuild 8th generation drillship, the Deepwater Atlas, has been delivered in Singapore to U.S. offshore driller Transocean ... .

Seadrill awarded $361m in contract extensions

Splash24/7 23 Jun 2022
Offshore driller Seadrill has been awarded contract extensions for the jackup rigs AOD I, AOD III and West Callisto for work offshore in the Arabian Gulf ...

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