Viking Supply Ships says it has been awarded a contract for consulting services with a company owned by [unnamed] major oil companies. The contract includes general advice,
The 28 activists and two journalists who were arrested at an offshore oil platform in the Arctic have been freed by an act of parliament, as have the two jailed members of the band Pussy Riot.
Kurt Mix was convicted for deleting text messages that had information about the worst offshore oil spill in the nation's history. That hindered a grand jury's investigation, prosecutors argued. He had been a drilling engineer with ...
After 75 long years, Mexico is finally choosing to reform its energy industry. Companies like Ensco and Hercules Offshore are likely to benefit.
Providers of heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling systems, Alfa Laval says it has won an order to supply equipment to an offshore oil platform in the North Sea.
UBS AG sold $45.2 million of seven- year notes tied to offshore oil drilling company Ensco Plc, the Swiss bank’s largest U.S. offering in 17 months.
HOUSTON (Reuters) - BP Plc filed a fraud lawsuit in U.S. court on Tuesday to halt some of the $2.3 billion it set aside to compensate commercial fishermen for losses claimed after the British oil company's 2010 offshore oil spill, the biggest in U.S. h...
Brazil’s Libra pre-salt field, in Block SS-AUP1 in the Santos Basin, with estimated recoverable oil volumes of 8-12 billion barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) and
BW Offshore announced today a Letter of Intent has been signed to acquire 30% of the Polvo oil field located in the Campos Basin offshore Brazil. The definitive agreements are [...]
The ‘Whale Park’ complex of oil fields, located just north of Itaipu and Wahoo, offshore Brazil, illustrate the quality of the Brazilian presalt in this area,
By Michael Fitzsimmons: In an excellent article by Sandy Fielden at RBN Energy, the author explains how the ban on US crude oil exports is benefiting east Canadian refiners and oil producers in the offshore East Canadian oil fields of Hibernia, Terra Nova and White Rose. Show More Summary
Seadrill's rapid growth during the past few years has been debt funded. However, there are signs that the company's growth could be about to slow.
Findings in the Norwegian arctic waters suggest that the northern Norway region could hold tremendous amounts of oil and gas.
KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 3 (Reuters) – Malaysia’s offshore oil field services firm Bumi Armada Bhd said on Tuesday it will lease six marine vessels to Russian oil firm Lukoil-Nizhnevolzhskneft in [...]
By Jeff Williams: For investors looking for a large-cap company in a sector poised for growth, Transocean Inc. (RIG) is a growth-oriented, offshore oil and gas drilling company with many catalysts that will increase shareholder value. Show More Summary
By Alpha 7 Trading: With the recovery of the economic environment, drilling and exploration companies are coming back on track. Consequently, the outlook for offshore drilling companies remains solid. These companies continue to see deep and ultra-deepwater acreage as growth opportunities to invest capital. Show More Summary
Britain has awarded a record number of offshore oil and gas licences in its latest round of tenders. ||| London - Britain has awarded a record number of offshore oil and gas licences in its latest round of tenders, it said on Friday, as the country scrambles to attract new exploration before existing infrastructure is decommissioned. Show More Summary
The Brazilian government just made it harder for Petrobras to make a profit, so the oil company better get producing from its offshore facilities.
After Maine's Tea Party Governor opposed a similar floating offshore wind project off his state's coast, Statoil pulled the plug and is focusing on the Hywind project in Scotland. The post A Norwegian Oil Company Will Build Largest Floating Wind Farm Off The Coast Of Scotland appeared first on ThinkProgress.
By Henry Stokman: Seadrill Limited (SDRL) is an offshore drilling company that primarily is in the business of leasing out its rigs for the major oil companies to use. When first examining the stock it seems like a very compelling stock to want to own in your portfolio. Show More Summary