News // Off-shore drilling
Statoil submitted the Plan for Development and Operation of the Byrding oil and gas discovery in the North Sea to government authorities.
19 August 2016 , 15:10Neftegaz.RU8970
A BP subsidiary working in the Caspian Sea announced it reached a landmark for oil pulled from Azeri waters with its 3 billionth barrel.
18 August 2016 , 18:19Neftegaz.RU6370
Statoil and its partners have submitted the Plan for Development and Operation (PDO) and the Field Development Plan (FDP) for the Utgard gas and condensate discovery, in the North Sea.
10 August 2016 , 14:15Neftegaz.RU5610
Songa Enabler drilling rig has started drilling a new injection well for CO2 gas at the Snøhvit field in the Barents Sea.
09 August 2016 , 12:11Neftegaz.RU6360
LUKOIL commenced transportation of jackets for the offshore ice-resistant stationary platform #2 from the port of Astrakhan to the Filanovsky field in the Caspian Sea.
05 August 2016 , 14:04Neftegaz.RU8070
As Iran’s Shana news agency reported, the construction of Platform 17B at the supergiant South Pars gas field will be completed by late September.
04 August 2016 , 16:30Neftegaz.RU5660
The company’s In-Kingdom Total Value Add Program (IKTVA) continues to strength with the announcement of the completion of the largest offshore tie-in platform ever constructed in Saudi Arabia.
03 August 2016 , 18:27Neftegaz.RU9660
Platform 19A of the supergiant South Pars gas field was successfully installed at its designated offshore spot in the night of Saturday, July 16, 2016.
18 July 2016 , 11:48Neftegaz.RU5690
The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted ExxonMobil consent to start-up a subsea facility for production well 25/11-E-29 AH on the Balder field, offshore Norway.
11 July 2016 , 17:39Neftegaz.RU4210
Statoil and JX Nippon completed their previously announced transaction whereby Statoil has acquired JX Nippon’s 45% equity share in, and operatorship of, the UK licence for the Utgard field.
28 June 2016 , 11:20Neftegaz.RU4460
President of PJSC LUKOIL V. Alekperov and Governor of the Astrakhan Region A. Zhilkin June 15, 2016 visited Vladimir Filanovsky field in the Caspian Sea where development drilling has just begun. The well is being drilled from an ice-resistant fixed platform (LSP-1).
15 June 2016 , 17:31Neftegaz.RU10990
Statoil, along with its partners, has finalized a 19-month exploration drilling program offshore Newfoundland.
10 June 2016 , 17:09Neftegaz.RU11810
Fairmount Summit delivered rig SSV Catarina offshore Angola. Tug Fairmount Summit has delivered rig SSV Catarina offshore Angola.
29 March 2013 , 16:35Neftegaz.RU23480
Blake International Rigs, LLC and ANKOR Energy LLC have entered into a contract to mobilize the Blake Rig 1505 onto the Vermillion 379 D platform. The contract term is 4 wells, to commence following the Drilling Unit's current contract term.
15 February 2013 , 10:09Neftegaz.ru10730
Shell's plans for a second summer of drilling in the Arctic Ocean are in doubt as the company says it must tow its two Arctic drilling rigs to Asian ports for repairs.
13 February 2013 , 12:02Neftegaz.ru16680
Royal Dutch Shell PLC's plans to send its two offshore drilling rigs to Asia for extensive repairs will likely mean the cancellation of its second summer of drilling in the U.S. Arctic Ocean, unless it can find replacements fit to do the work - something that may prove to be a challenge.
13 February 2013 , 08:33Neftegaz.ru10830
Metgasco disclosed Monday that field work for the first of its coal seam gas (CSG) exploration and pilot wells in the onshore Clarence Moreton Basin will start in January 2013, following the company's success in obtaining all landholder and government approvals required for work to commence.
25 December 2012 , 09:52Neftegaz.ru72400
Armour Energy disclosed Thursday that it plans to launch an exploration and appraisal project to define up to 9 trillion cubic feet (Tcf) of potential gas resource, following its win of a new shale exploration permit in Northern Queensland.
21 December 2012 , 09:58Neftegaz.ru11300
Pertamina Hulu Energi (PHE), a subsidiary of Indonesia's state-backed oil and gas company Pertamina, has discovered new oil and gas reserves in the West Madura Offshore (WMO) block in East Java, Pertamina's Chief Commissioner Muhammad Husen confirmed Friday in an interview with Rigzone.
03 December 2012 , 11:19Neftegaz.ru17640
Renaissance subsidiary, Topaz Energy and Marine, a UAE-based oil field services company, has been awarded two new long term charters, totalling over $65 million, in the GCC and the Caspian Sea, two of the company’s major operating areas.
13 August 2012 , 15:02Neftegaz.RU11760