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DEEPOCEAN AWARDED CONTRACT FOR THE SNORRE EXPANSION PROJECT

January 08, 2018

DeepOcean AS, has been awarded a significant contract for performing marine operation scope on the Snorre Expansion Project in the North Sea. The awar...

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THE END OF VALLOUREC DRILLING PRODUCTS

January 08, 2018

Vallourec Drilling Product, the French manufacturer of high quality pipes for the oil industry based in Boulogne-Billancourt, is one of the last big c...

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RANGER-1 – ExxonMobil’s SIXTH DISCOVERY OFFSHORE GUYANA

January 08, 2018

ExxonMobil announced positive results from its Ranger-1 exploration well, marking ExxonMobil’s sixth oil discovery offshore Guyana since 2015. The ...

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SANCHI TANKER IN FLAMES OFF SOUTH CHINA COAST – 32 MISSING

January 07, 2018

On January 6, at 8:00pm local time Saturday two vessels collided off the eastern coast of China, some 160 nautical miles from the Yangtze River. The c...

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RALPH MCDERMOTT: FROM LUMBER TO OFFSHORE STRUCTURES

January 07, 2018

Ralph McDermott established J. Ray McDermott & Company Incorporated at the age of 24 upon receipt of a contract to build 50 wooden drilling rigs f...

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EAST ANTARCTIC PLATEAU: COLDEST PLACE ON EARTH

January 06, 2018

The coldest place on earth is a high ridge in Antarctica on the East Antarctic Plateau where temperatures in several hollows can dip below minus 92 de...

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ROWAN PURCHASES TWO JACKUPS FROM PETROBRAS

January 06, 2018

Rowan Companies has concluded the purchase of two LeTourneau Super 116E jack-up rigs, the P-59 and P-60, which were both delivered new into service in...

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BROOKFIELD TO ACQUIRE WESTINGHOUSE ELECTRIC COMPANY

January 06, 2018

Brookfield Business Partners, together with institutional partners announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of Westinghou...

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KEPPEL DELIVERS SAGA JACKUP TO BORR DRILLING

January 05, 2018

Keppel FELS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine, has delivered the 400 ft jackup rig, SAGA, to Borr Drilling safely, on time an...

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