Argentina: Small British energy firms are reportedly still interested in offshore oil exploration near the Falklands despite the plummeting price of crude and heightened diplomatic tensions with Argentina. Venezuela: Ex-Brazilian President...Show More Summary
Keppel FELS Limited (Keppel FELS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M), has delivered a KFELS B Class jackup rig to Mexican national oil company,
Images via Offshore oil rigs, right? At least this honorable mention from the eVolo Skyscraper Competition wants to turn them from environmental hazards and eyesores into lush “vertical bio-habitats” that actually protect the surrounding marine life from detrimental oil spills. Show More Summary
Russia may allow more oil companies to access its offshore projects, Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Friday. "In general, the access can be extended,
Trade unions Unite and GMB said members working offshore in Britain's oil and gas industry had shown overwhelming support for industrial action over proposed changes to their terms and conditions in a consultative ballot which closed on Friday. The post UK North Sea Workers Give Overwhelming Support for Strike Ballot appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
Trade unions Unite and GMB said members working offshore in Britain's North Sea oil and gas industry had shown overwhelming support for industrial action in a consultative
China's main offshore oil-and-gas producer posts 6.6% rise in annual profit.
Based in Vancouver, Canada, Teekay Corporation (NYSE:TK) owns and operates one of the world’s largest fleets of oil tankers, gas carriers, offshore vessels and floating facilities which collectively, play a [...] The post Life Aboard a Teekay Crude Oil Tanker appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
The fifth anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon disaster is approaching, but in the intervening years since the well blowout deep offshore, oil and gas drillers have pushed even deeper and even farther afield. Oil exploration companies...Show More Summary
Billionaire John Fredriksen has sailed through troubled waters before. This time, he plans to make the most of a brutal downturn in offshore drilling amid a slump in oil prices and a glut of new rigs. The post John Fredriksen Sails Into Rig Storm of Up to 3 Years appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
Russian oil firm Rosneft has cancelled a contract for a two-and-a-half year rig contract with Northern Offshore and Seadrill's North Atlantic Drilling Ltd, the Norwegian offshore driller said. The post Rosneft Cancels Rig Contract With North Atlantic Drilling appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
The Bell 525 Relentless super-medium-class helicopter—now in development and expected to fly for the first time this spring—was designed to meet the grueling demands of offshore oil operations, but it also will be available with a variety of luxurious cabin interiors. Show More Summary
Lifting oil sanctions on Iran could hit global markets long before the nation starts pumping more crude. The post Iran Has a Little Surprise for Oil Market That’s Ready to Ship appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
Gulf Marine Services increased full-year profit after a decline in crude prices boosted demand for its low-cost support vessels for offshore oil production. The post Gulf Marine Bucks Trend to Boost Profit Amid Lower Crude Prices appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
An idea sparked in the aftermath of the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history gave way to a community dedicated to democratizing environmental activism worldwide. Shortly after BP's Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded in April 2010,...Show More Summary
Teekay's Petrojarl Knarr FPSO has been hit by a small fire less than a week after producing its first oil from the Knarr field in the North Sea offshore Norway. The post Petrojarl Knarr FPSO Hit by ‘Small Fire’ appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
Drydocks World, the international service provider to the shipping, offshore, oil, gas and energy sectors, have simultaneously berthed 11 rigs in the Dubai yard,
The plunging price of oil over the past year has exposed some serious weaknesses in oil companies big and small. Here's three that could drown if things don't improve.
Offshore drilling stocks surged for once on rising oil prices, but will the move last?
Staff photo of a surf shop in Nags Head Earlier this week, hoteliers, anglers, surfers, mayors and others crowded into a small meeting room in Kill Devil Hills, N.C., to weigh in on the specter of oil rigs off the southern Atlantic Coast. Show More Summary