Sonardyne Installs IDS Onboard a Drilling Rig

Sonardyne Sentinel continues to set the benchmark for cost-effective, long range underwater intruder detection with systems deployed worldwide.

Maritime security company Sonardyne International Ltd. has successfully completed the installation of a Sentinel ...

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Otto: Galoc Phase II Rig Demobilisation Complete, ...

Otto Galoc Phase II Rig Demobilisation Complete, Subsea Installation Starts

Otto Energy Limited (“Otto”), as operator of the producing Galoc oilfield joint venture offshore the Philippines, ...

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Ophir Secures Rig for West African Drilling Campaign

Ophir Secures Rig for West African Drilling Campaign

Ophir Energy plc (“Ophir” or “the Company”) announces that it has secured a rig for its ...

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Sembcorp to Build Second Semi-Submersible Well ...

Sembcorp Marine to Build Second Semi-Submersible Well Intervention Rig for Helix

Sembcorp Marine’s subsidiary Jurong Shipyard has secured a US$346 million contract to build a second ...

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Expert Rig Sourcing Team Gives AGR Advantage in Tight Market

Expert Rig Sourcing Team Gives AGR Advantage in Tight Market

A team set up recently by AGR to tackle the problem of sourcing rigs in an exceptionally tight market is already ...

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Jorunn Sætre Joins AGR to Lead Norway Rig Team

Jorunn Sætre Joins AGR to Lead Norway Rig Team

One of the global oil and gas industry’s foremost female executives Jorunn Sætre has joined AGR. Jorunn will lead ...

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Ocean Rig UDW Reports Strong Quarter

Ocean Rig UDW Reports Strong Quarter

Ocean Rig UDW Inc., an international contractor of offshore deep-water drilling services today announced its ...

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BSEE, Coast Guard Continue Response Coordination for ...

BSEE, Coast Guard Continue Response Coordination for Loss of Well Control Incident and Rig Fire

The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) and the U.S. Coast Guard are continuing to oversee Walter ...

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Saipem Rig Perro Negro 6 Sinks Offshore Angola

Saipem Rig Perro Negro 6 Sinks Offshore Angola

Saipem informs that last night, July 1, the jack up drilling rig Perro Negro 6, due to the collapsing of the seabed ...

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Apply Business Area Renamed to Apply Rig & Modules ...

Apply Business Area Renamed to Apply Rig & Modules (Norway)

The business area in Apply formerly labelled Apply Systems & Products, is to be renamed Apply Rig & ...

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DNV’s Rig Owners’ Committee Names New Chairman

New Chairman of DNV’s Rig Owners’ Committee Appointed

Terry Loftis, Director of Engineering of Transocean, has been appointed as the Chairman of DNV’s Rig Owners’ ...

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Statoil Secures Rig Capacity for Its 2013/2014 ...

Discoverer-Americas

Statoil secures rig for high impact opportunities supporting the company’s ambition for international growth. ...

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Petrobras Cancels Contracting of Five Rigs from Ocean ...

Petrobras Cancels Contracting of Five Rigs from Ocean Rig Group

Petrobras has cancelled the process of contracting five drilling rigs, capable of drilling in up to 3,000 meters of ...

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UK: First Subsea Invests in New Mooring Connector Test ...

UK First Subsea Invests in New Mooring Connector Test Rig Facilities

Subsea mooring connector (SMC) specialist, First Subsea has invested over £200,000 in new mooring connector test ...

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Ocean Rig Orders 7th Generation UDW Drillship (South Korea)

Ocean Rig Orders 7th Generation UDW Drillship

Ocean Rig UDW Inc., a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, announced today that it has signed a ...

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UK: Total Starts Well Intervention Operation on Elgin Complex

UK Total Starts Well Intervention Operation on Elgin Complex

Total has started the planned well intervention operation to stop the leak from the G4 well on the Elgin complex. ...

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USA: GE Introduces New BOP Stack to Enhance Offshore ...

USA GE Introduces New BOP Stack

With the offshore production industry seeking to increase the efficiency and availability of its deepwater ...

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UK: LDD Delivers LD5000 Pile Top Reverse Circulation ...

UK LDD Delivers LD5000 Pile Top Reverse Circulation Drilling Rig to Birkenhead

LDD, an Acteon company providing near and offshore drilling and foundation services, announced that its ...

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Australia: OTT Launches World’s First Subsea ...

Australia OTT Launches World's First Subsea Drill Rig, Ocean Ranger OTO2

Ocean Trenching Technologies (OTT) introduced the Ocean Ranger OTO2 Subsea drill rig. General Manager from OTT Mr ...

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Norway: NPD Supports Statoil’s New Rig Concept ...

Norway NPD Supports Statoil's New Rig Concept for Subsea Wells

The NPD encourages licensees in Statoil-operated production licences to support Statoil’s plans for using a new ...

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USA: WHOI Scientists Find Mysterious Flotsam in Gulf of ...

  Shortly after the Deepwater Horizon disaster, mysterious honeycomb material was found floating in the Gulf ...

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