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Atwood Southern Cross to drill well offshore Tunisia

Posted on 18 June 2010 in News

Gulfsands Petroleum announced on 17 June that ADX Energy, operator of the Kerkouane…

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Faghur Basin helps Apache surpass Egyptian production goal

Posted on 17 June 2010 in News

New production from Apache’s Faghur Basin fields has propelled the company’s Egyptian…

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Atwood Beacon to drill well offshore Ivory Coast

Posted on 16 June 2010 in News

Atwood Oceanics announced that its Atwood Beacon has been awarded a contract by…

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Semi platform on way to Statoil’s Gjøa

Posted on 15 June 2010 in News

The semisubmersible platform for Statoil’s Gjøa field left the Aker Solutions Stord…

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Keppel opens integrated safety training facility

Posted on 14 June 2010 in News

Keppel has opened a new integrated safety training facility, the Keppel Safety Training Centre…

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Apache completes acquisition of Devon’s Gulf of Mexico shelf assets

Posted on 11 June 2010 in News

On 10 June, Apache announced that it has completed its acquisition of Devon Energy’s oil…

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Maersk completes appraisal well offshore Angola

Posted on 10 June 2010 in News

Maersk Oil finalized the appraisal well Chissonga-2, located in 1,355 m of water, near Chissonga-1…

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Norwegian minister: Deepwater drilling on hold for new licensing round

Posted on 09 June 2010 in News

Norway will not allow new drilling in the deepwater areas of the 21st licensing round until there is sufficient…

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DOI issues new BOP requirements for offshore drilling

Posted on 09 June 2010 in News

On 8 June, the US Department of the Interior issued a directive to oil and gas lessees and…

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UK to increase North Sea rig inspections

Posted on 09 June 2010 in News

In response to the activities in the Gulf of Mexico, UK Secretary of State for Energy and Climate…

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