Houston-based Wild Well Control has been contracted to control the natural gas leak in the North Sea at Total’s Elgin platform.
Total is drawing up a program to regain control of the leaking well on the Elgin HP/HT gas field in the UK central North Sea.
ONGC and ConocoPhillips have signed a memorandum of understanding for cooperation in exploration and development in India, North America, and elsewhere.
North Atlantic Drilling has awarded Jurong Shipyard a $650-million turnkey construction contract to build a new harsh environment semisubmersible drilling rig.
Tunisia’s Hydrocarbons Consultative Committee has approved Dragon Oil’s farm-in to the offshore Bargou joint venture offshore Tunisia.
TAQA Energy (Abu Dhabi:TAQA) is preparing to drill an exploration well this spring on the Contender prospect in the UK northern North Sea, according to partner Antrim En...
Bahamas Petroleum Co. (LON:BPC) has issued an update on its exploration program offshore the Bahamas.
Cairn Energy has agreed to acquire Norwegian independent Agora Oil & Gas.
Galoc field production has restarted offshore Palawan, Philippines following FPSO refurbishment.
BP (NYSE:BP) has contracted the ENSCO DS-6 deepwater drillship for five years at $522,000/day plus cost adjustments.
GeoGlobal Resources has completed processing and interpretation of 1,360 sq km (525 sq mi) of 3D seismic over the Myra and Sara licenses offshore Israel.
Delek Group says the deepwater Tamar gas field in the Levantine basin remains on track for production during the first half of 2013.