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July 10, 2020

A wave of oil and gas bankruptcies in North America is likely to continue this year as oil prices remain depressed and a new surge...
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TOTAL

July 6, 2020

Total SA has deployed a rig to South Africa to look for more oil near a massive discovery, in a rare example of exploration in...
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piracy

July 3, 2020

Pirates attacked an oil production vessel off Nigeria in the early hours of Thursday and kidnapped nine Nigerian nationals, the ship’s owner BW Offshore said....
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keppel

June 23, 2020

Keppel Corporation Limited refers to the announcement dated 9 June 2020 on the receipt of the Notice from Awilco purporting to terminate the Contract. Unless...
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offshore

June 18, 2020

The U.K. offshore oil and gas industry pledged to cut emissions from its operations by half in the next decade, and eliminate them completely by...
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keppel

June 9, 2020

Awilco Rig 1 Pte. Ltd. (“AR1”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Awilco Drilling PLC (“Awilco Drilling”), has notified Keppel FELS Limited (“KFELS”) that it has...
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subsea7

June 2, 2020

Subsea 7 issued further details of the cost reduction programme, following initial guidance provided on 30 April. (more…)
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petrobras

May 27, 2020

Norway’s Equinor ASA, Brazil’s Dommo Energia SA and Anglo-French firm Perenco are among at least six oil producers that have registered coronavirus cases among employees...
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200507-N-PL200-0274 SOUTH CHINA SEA (May 7, 2020) The Independence-variant littoral combat ship USS Montgomery (LCS 8) conducts routine operations near Panamanian flagged drillship, West Capella, May 7. Montgomery is on a rotational deployment to USINDOPACOM, conducting operations, exercises and port visits throughout the region and working hull-to-hull with allied and partner navies to provide maritime security and stability, key pillars of a free and open Indo-Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Naval Aircrewmen Helicopter 3rd Class Christopher Fred)

May 13, 2020

An oil exploration vessel contracted by Malaysian state energy company Petronas that was involved in a standoff with a Chinese survey vessel in the South...
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keppel

May 5, 2020

Keppel Corp has appointed Evercore Asia (Singapore) as independent financial adviser (IFA) on the partial offer by Temasek Holdings. (more…)
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bp-atlantis-offshore-platform

April 29, 2020

The U.K.’s oil and gas industry could lose as many as 30,000 jobs over the next 12–18 months and see drilling levels plunge by a...
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maersk_drilling

April 27, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic and the lower oil price environment are impacting offshore drilling activity. Some tenders and projects are being delayed or cancelled which adversely...
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offshore

April 27, 2020

Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc., the rig contractor controlled by Loews Corp., filed for bankruptcy amid an unprecedented crash in crude prices that’s wrecking demand for...
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April 22, 2020

Offshore oil driller Valaris PLC is preparing to start talks with creditors to see if they can agree on terms for a possible bankruptcy filing,...
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Bumi-Armada

April 16, 2020

Bumi Armada will be receiving an extension of a charter contract for its Armada Sterling FPSO from India’s ONGC. (more…)
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