Another offshore drilling rig has been terminated by oil major Statoil, as the slump in both the drilling sector and the global oil price continues to bite.
The Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) has granted Statoil consent to use the Huldra facility in a North Sea license.
Lamprell announced today it has completed the construction of the Ensco 141 jack-up drilling rig as well as its delivery to Ensco Intercontinental, a subsidiary of Ensco plc.
Apache Corp has confirmed its “third consecutive exploration success” near the Beryl field in the North Sea.
Maersk Drilling announced that its latest asset, the Maersk Invincible jack-up rig, is now fully jacked up in Okpo, South Korea.
UMW Offshore Drilling has won a contract for the provision of a high-pressure high-temperature (HPHT) jack-up drilling rig from Hess Exploration and Production Malaysia.
Statoil announced today it will suspend the Songa Enabler contract as soon as the current well on the Snøhvit field is completed, in the Barents Sea.