Posts Tagged ‘offshore drilling rigs’

Sete Brasil confident to deliver its 29 pre-salt oil-rigs program ontime

Sete Brasil secured financing for nine first drilling ships Sete Brasil Participacoes SA (Sete Brasil) secured $3.7 billion […]

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Shell, CNOOC and CNPC to share production and technology

Shell, CNOOC and CNPC sign China and Gabon deals July 2012, Shell, China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) and China National Petroleum Corp (PetroChina or […]

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Drilling Charter

Definition Drilling charter refers to the decision of an operator to lease or hire the drilling rigs instead […]

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Topsides

Definition The Topsides are the surface installations allowing the drilling and/or production and/or processing of offshore hydrocarbons. Comments […]

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Italy considers how to restore its GDP with Oil and Gas

Offshore Exploration and Production ban counts days Soon after the Macondo incident, Italy proposed a moratorium that came […]

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BP votes for the FEED of $25 billion Shah Deniz Stage 2

Shah Deniz consortium decided to commence Front End Engineering and Design (FEED) Shah Deniz Stage 2, or Full […]

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Rosneft and Statoil sign for Barents & Okhotsk Seas Exploration

After ExxonMobil and ENI, Rosneft extends its domino strategy to Statoil Rosneft and Statoil signed a cooperation agreement […]

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ONGC to invest $6.4 billion in Exploration Production next year

The national India Oil & Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) is a major local offshore drilling rigs operator and […]

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Semisubmersible

Definition: “Semisubmersible” or “Semisub-” is referring to Offshore drilling rigs so called because they are combining the advantages of submersible rigs with the ability to […]

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Jack-up

Definition: “Jack-up” is the name given to a category of offshore drilling rigs. These Jack-up rigs are easy […]

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