Rowan Companies announced in its most recent fleet status report it has won new contracts for its jack-up drilling rigs, but is also facing the early termination of other drilling contracts.
According to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD), Total E&P Norge made a gas/condensate discovery northeast of the Martin Linge field in the North Sea.
ExxonMobil has made a US$2.2 billion bid for InterOil and its interest in a gas field in Papua New Guinea, overpowering an offer from Australia’s Oil Search
Maersk Oil has just lost the contract to operate the Al-Shaheen oil field, Qatar’s largest oil field,who had been operating the field since 1992.
Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract extension from oil major Total, valued at more than NOK 400 million (£33.82 million).
Petrofac announced it has been awarded an enhanced three-year contract extension on the Alwyn and Dunbar platforms in the Northern North Sea, the company informed.
The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Tullow Oil Norge and Total E&P a drilling permit for two separate offshore wildcats.
French energy major Total has officially inaugurated its huge new gas project spanning the offshore West of Shetland basin and the Shetland Islands
Technip wins Total work in a three year deal that will see the company work on four FPSOs offshore Angola with its regional partner Engenharia Limitada.
Total exploration drills dry well offshore North Sea, proving no hydrocarbons in the area north of the Garantiana oil discovery, offshore Norway.
Vantage Drilling wins Total work for ultra deepwater drillship, Tungsten Explorer, securing a further two years with the oil and gas supermajor.
Maersk Drilling rig Gallant signed up by oil major Total to work on its offshore oil and gas fields across the North Sea sectors after Statoil lets it go.
Total terminates ultra deepwater drillship Apollo, bringing a second long-term drilling rig cancellation to the vessels owners Ocean Rig in under a week.
Giant Total offshore gas development, Laggan Tormore, starts up and produces first gas from the West of Shetland Basin, around 8% of UK demand.
Statoil is to start oil exploration offshore Uruguay after acquiring a working interest in a block located in the nations Pelotas basin, an area around 124 miles offshore