Latest News for: Offshore driller


To boost offshore wind, Biden is about to approve new oil leasing

The Keene Sentinel 29 Sep 2023
It was only weeks before the 2020 election when Joe Biden told Florida voters he would end offshore drilling as president ... Biden is due to make a decision on a plan for offshore drilling, legally required every five years ... It says the offshore drillers have enough existing leases to keep operating for decades and shouldn’t get more.

Constellation lands $392m semisub contract with Petrobras

Splash24/7 28 Sep 2023
Brazilian offshore driller Constellation Oil Services has secured a new contract with Petrobras for its ultra-deepwater ...

COSL snaps up four abandoned jackup rigs at DSIC in $446m deal

Splash24/7 19 Sep 2023
Offshore driller China Oilfield Service Limited (COSL) is expanding its fleet with the acquisition of four jackup rigs abandoned by Seadrill at a compatriot yard ... it ordered at DISC Offshore.

Here are all the climate and environment bills that California just passed

The Los Angeles Times 19 Sep 2023
Assembly Bill 1373 — which could help get California's first offshore wind farms ... But they've shielded oil refineries, offshore oil drillers and other polluters from having to pay by using the public's money to fund emissions-reduction programs, The Times' Tony Briscoe reports.

Transocean scores first-ever deal for 2013-ordered rig worth $486m

Splash24/7 14 Sep 2023
Swiss-based offshore driller Transocean has won a three-year deal for the newbuild ultra-deepwater drillship Deepwater Aquila with a national oil company for work offshore Brazil ... Liquila Ventures struck a deal with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering for the ultra-deepwater unit, formerly known as the West Aquila, in November 2022 ... .

Halftime Report

The Maritime Executive 14 Sep 2023
Offshore Optimism. The other big bright spot for maritime is the offshore energy sector – workboat companies, oilfield service companies, drillers, oil and gas carriers. The fossil fuel business is on a roll as offshore wind stumbles and global demand for oil and gas rises.

Valaris rakes in $65m worth of new deals

Splash24/7 11 Sep 2023
New York-listed offshore driller Valaris has won new contracts and contract extensions for its rigs worth approximately $65m ... The driller won a one-well contract with BP offshore Brazil for the Valaris DS-15 drillship ... An exercised priced option with TotalEnergies offshore Brazil ...

DNB sells down in Seadrill

Splash24/7 18 Aug 2023
Norway’s DNB Bank has offloaded 1m shares in New York and Oslo-listed offshore driller Seadrill ... The driller logged a second-quarter profit of $94m or $1.16 per diluted share on revenue of $414m ... .

CNOOC Ltd sees net production rise 8.9%

China Daily 18 Aug 2023
CNOOC Ltd is the exploration and production arm of China National Offshore Oil Corp, the country's top offshore oil and gas driller and one of the largest independent oil and gas exploration and production companies in the world ... Solid progress was also made overseas, including the exploration of the Stabroek block in Guyana, said CNOOC Ltd ...

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