Converted shallow dive support vessel operating offshore Brazil

May 15, 2019

Damen and Wilson Sons Estaleiros recently completed the conversion of the platform supply vessel Fulmar to a shallow dive support vessel.

McDermott awarded Sepia Phase 1 subsea scope

May 14, 2019

Petrobras has awarded McDermott International an EPCI subsea contract for the first-phase Sepia field development in the presalt Santos basin, 174 mi (280 km) offshore Rio de Janeiro state.


SBM to deliver second Fast4Ward FPSO for Liza offshore Guyana

May 10, 2019

Esso Exploration and Production Guyana has awarded contracts for the next phase of the Liza field development in the Stabroek block offshore Guyana.

Talos reports sub-commercial gas find at Acan offshore Mexico

May 09, 2019

Talos Energy has issued an update on drilling operations in its interest in the Gulf of Mexico.


OTC 2019: The Americas provide opportunities to lower deepwater costs

May 09, 2019

Chris Golden, senior vice president at Equinor, discussed taming deepwater development costs in the Americas at the Offshore Technology Conference on Wednesday.

Petrobras continuing on path to debt reduction

May 08, 2019

Petrobras’ strict focus on capital discipline and portfolio rationalization in recent years has improved its financial condition, and this should continue into the next decade, according to a report by IHS Markit.


Explorers increasingly focused on high-impact wells to replenish resources

May 08, 2019

Exploration drilling recovered last year but portfolio renewal has become a critical issue for the industry following a performance decline, according to Westwood’s 10th annual ‘State of Exploration’ report.

OTC 2019: Shell targeting December for deepwater Mexico well

May 07, 2019

Martin Stauble, vice president, Exploration, North America and Brazil, Shell, discussed the company’s deepwater plans in Brazil and Mexico at OTC.


Topsides installation next milestone at Leviathan offshore Israel

May 07, 2019

Gas production from Noble Energy’s fields offshore Israel exceeded 1 bcfe/d during 1Q, due to higher domestic demand.

OTC 2019: Brazilian group developing downhole robots for well inspections

May 07, 2019

Repsol Sinopec Brasil, Ouro Negro, and the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro will jointly develop an autonomous modular robotic system to operate in and inspect oil wells.


OTC 2019: Partnership to qualify thermoplastic composite pipe risers for deepwater Brazil

May 06, 2019

Airborne Oil & Gas will collaborate with Símeros Technologies to deliver what they claim will be the first qualified thermoplastic composite pipe risers for use in deepwater Brazil.

Murphy makes discoveries offshore Vietnam, Mexico

May 03, 2019

Murphy Oil Corp. has discovered oil with the LDT-1X exploration well on block 15-1/05 in the Cuu Long basin offshore Vietnam.


Liza Phase 2 offshore Guyana gets the greenlight

May 03, 2019

ExxonMobil and its partners have funded the Liza Phase 2 development offshore Guyana after it received government and regulatory approvals.

Petrobras re-engages flotel for offshore Brazil support duty

May 03, 2019

Petrobras has awarded OOS International and CIMC Raffles a new five-year contract for the flotel OOS Tiradentes.


Pricing improving for offshore project tenders, Subsea 7 claims

May 02, 2019

Subsea 7 has issued a progress report on its offshore construction projects in its latest results statement.

Total, Kosmos, Burullus contract EnscoRowan ultra-deepwater floaters

April 30, 2019

Ensco Rowan plc has issued an update on its offshore drilling rig fleet.


McDermott to supply Amoca wellhead platform offshore Mexico

April 30, 2019

Eni México has awarded McDermott an EPC contract to provide an unmanned wellhead platform for the Amoca field development in block 1.

Petronas acquires stake in two fields offshore Brazil

April 26, 2019

Petrobras has entered into a sale and purchase agreement with Petronas Petróleo Brasil Ltda. for 50% working interest in the Tartaruga Verde field and Module III of the Espadarte field in the deepwater Campos basin. The value of the transaction is about $1.3 billion.


Third offshore Guyana development set for go-ahead this year

April 26, 2019

Hess expects the partners in Phase 2 of the Liza oilfield development offshore Guyana to soon take a final investment decision, pending government and regulatory approvals.

Tullow confirms offshore Guyana drilling targets

April 25, 2019

Tullow Oil will participate in three exploration wells offshore Guyana this summer.


CNOOC maintains steady production, more projects in prospect

April 25, 2019

CNOOC’s net production during 1Q totaled 120.1 MMboe, comparable to the same period in 2018.

Petrobras confirms deepwater gas and oil extension in Moita Bonita

April 19, 2019

Petrobras has proven another extension of a gas and oil discovery in the deepwater Moita Bonita area of the Sergipe-Alagoas basin offshore Brazil.


Vallourec to supply line pipe for Mero 1 offshore Brazil

April 19, 2019

TechnipFMC has contracted Vallourec Soluoes Tubulares do Brasil to supply about 12,000 tons of seamless steel rigid line pipe for the Mero 1 project in the presalt Santos basin.

ExxonMobil makes 13th discovery offshore Guyana

April 18, 2019

ExxonMobil and its partners have made their 13th discovery on the Stabroek block offshore Guyana.



1 2 3 37 Next »