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Saipem nets $1.7B in drilling contracts

Saipem on Friday said that the contracts related to the offshore drilling division concern activities to be executed in Norway and in Angola. Apart from sharing the regions where the projects will be carried out, the company did not provide any further info on the offshore drilling contracts.

read more... 30/12/2019


Equinor set to drill Mist well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Equinor a drilling permit for a wildcat well located in the Barents Sea offshore Norway.

read more... 20/12/2019


France's Total to begin drilling offshore Lebanon next month

Lebanon's economic crisis has led to nationwide protests over the last two months. The country needs its exploration programme to work to reduce its energy import bill.

read more... 16/12/2019


Romania gives Lukoil Overseas green light to start drilling Trident perimeter in Black Sea

According to Seenews, Romania has given Lukoil Overseas Atash, a Dutch subsidiary of Russia's Lukoil, the green light to start drilling the Trident perimeter of the Romanian waters of the Black Sea, said the regulatory authority for offshore oil operations, ACROPO.

read more... 31/10/2019


SOCAR plans multimillion dollar investment in Turkey's gas storage capacity

SOCAR AQS, an Azerbaijani integrated drilling and well services management company, will dig 40 wells to expand the storage capacity at the Lake Tuz Natural Gas Storage Facility, located in central Anatolia, Daily Sabah reported.

read more... 23/10/2019