Category: Offshore

Petrobras to contract two FPSOs for Lula presalt development

Queiroz Galvão Óleo e Gás S.A., together with SBM Inc., has been awarded two charter and service agreements for two new FPSOs for the Consortium BM-S-11, operated by Petrobras.  More »

FAR expands acreage offshore Kenya

FAR Ltd. (ASX:FAR) is stepping up its involvement offshore Kenya.  More »

Al-Khafji contracts new crude oil transmission line offshore Saudi Arabia

Al-Khafji Joint Operations has awarded Punj Lloyd Group an engineering, procurement, and construction contract for a project offshore Saudi Arabia.  More »

Late-year start-up probable for North Sea Alma/Galia project

EnQuest expects to invest about $750 million this year on its upstream operations.  More »

Third Phase 19 jacket to be installed offshore Iran

Pars Oil and Gas has loaded out the third and final jacket for the South Pars Phase 19 gas development offshore Iran.  More »

UAE fabricator has busy offshore drilling rig schedule

Fabricator Lamprell has updated its offshore rig delivery schedules.  More »

Wintershall draws up next drilling target offshore Norway

Wintershall has permission from the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) to drill its first well on license PL 511 in the Norwegian Sea.  More »

Ensco rig on location for Karish well offshore Israel

The Ensco 5006 reached the Karish 1 drilling location offshore Israel in mid-March, according to partner Delek Group.  More »

Premier withdraws from Red Sea concession

Premier Oil has decided to relinquish its interest in the North Red Sea 1 license offshore eastern Egypt.  More »

CNR extends North Sea field services deal

CNR International U.K. has extended Wood Group PSN’s support contract on various North Sea fields by an additional three years.  More »

EnerMech to tackle BG North Sea process services

BG Group has awarded EnerMech a three-year process services contract valued at up to £16 million ($24 million).  More »

UK, Korean partners to explore offshore Jordan

Jordan’s cabinet has approved a co-production agreement between Korea Global Energy Corp. (KGEC) and UK independent Enegi (AIM:ENEG;OTC:EOLPF) for oil exploration in the Dead Sea and Wadi Araba areas.  More »