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Oil's Biggest Rigs Headed to Junkyard as Daily Losses Mount
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 Transocean's recent move signals just how bleak the future looks for deepwater drilling.

US Oil Drillers Cut Rigs for 4th Week in Five -Baker Hughes
Friday, October 06, 2017 The oil rig count fell by two to 748 in the week to Oct. 6, General Electric Co's Baker Hughes energy services firm said.

Brazil Regulator Allows Petrobras To Source Libra Rig Hull From Abroad
Wednesday, October 04, 2017 ANP approves a request by the consortium exploring the potentially oil-rich Libra area.

Brazil Regulator Allows Petrobras To Source Libra Rig Hull From Abroad
Wednesday, October 04, 2017 ANP approves a request by the consortium exploring the potentially oil-rich Libra area.

US Oil Drillers Cut Rigs for 3rd Week in a Row -Baker Hughes
Friday, September 22, 2017 Drillers cut five oil rigs in the week to Sept. 22, bringing the total count down to 744.

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Cut Most Oil Rigs Since January
Friday, September 15, 2017 US energy firms cut the most oil rigs in a week since January as a 14-month drilling recovery stalled due to weak crude prices.

Baker Hughes: US Oil Drillers Cut Rigs As Recovery Stalls
Friday, September 08, 2017 US energy firms cut oil rigs for a third time in the past four weeks as a 14-month drilling recovery stalls with energy firms reducing spending plans in response to recent crude price declines.

Offshore Start-Up Borr Drilling Aims To Expand Fleet, Keep Costs Low
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 The start-up, launched last year and backed by Schlumberger, said it aimed to have the lowest cash break-even costs in the industry.

Offshore Start-Up Borr Drilling Aims To Expand Fleet, Keep Costs Low
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 The start-up, launched last year and backed by Schlumberger, said it aimed to have the lowest cash break-even costs in the industry.

BSEE: More Than 18% Of US Gulf Output Shut In By Harvey
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 More than 18% of oil production in the Gulf of Mexico was shut in on Tuesday due to Harvey, BSEE says.

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Cut Oil Rigs For Second Week In Three
Friday, August 18, 2017 US energy firms cut oil rigs for a second week in three, data shows, with drillers cutting spending plans in reaction to declining crude prices.

Chesapeake To Cut Rig Count, Bring Fewer Wells To Production
Thursday, August 03, 2017 Chesapeake beats quarterly profit estimates, but says it plans to cut its rig count and bring fewer wells into production this year.

SBM Offshore, Repsol to Get $247 Million in Yme Insurance Settlement
Monday, July 17, 2017 SBM Offshore and Repsol will share an insurance payment of $247 million, less legal costs, related to a troubled Norwegian offshore project.

SBM Offshore, Repsol to Get $247 Million in Yme Insurance Settlement
Monday, July 17, 2017 SBM Offshore and Repsol will share an insurance payment of $247 million, less legal costs, related to a troubled Norwegian offshore project.

US Drillers Add Oil Rigs, Pace Remains Slow -Baker Hughes
Friday, July 07, 2017 The pace of additions has slowed in recent months.

Repair Delays at ADNOC Ruwais Refinery to Lift Gasoline Demand
Friday, June 30, 2017 Abu Dhabi demand for gasoline is expected to stay firm after its plans to restart a gasoline-making secondary unit at its Ruwais refinery were delayed.

US Oil Drillers Cut Rigs for First Week Since January - Baker Hughes
Friday, June 30, 2017 Analysts, however, noted the weekly decline in the rig count was likely just a brief pause in a drilling recovery.

US Oil Drillers Cut Rigs for First Week Since January - Baker Hughes
Friday, June 30, 2017 Analysts, however, noted the weekly decline in the rig count was likely just a brief pause in a drilling recovery.

US Drillers Add Oil Rigs for Record 23rd Week in a Row -Baker Hughes
Friday, June 23, 2017 U.S. energy firms added 11 oil rigs in the week of June 23, Baker Hughes said Friday.

CB&I Says Its US Gulf Coast 'Winning Streak' Continues
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 CB&I has won an approximately $40 million contract from DuPont.

Rowan to Lay Off 150 Offshore Workers
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 Rowan Companies will reduce its workforce after a contract on one of its drilling rigs is terminated.

Kemp: US Oil Rig Count To Peak Soon Unless WTI Prices Rise
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 The active rig count is likely to peak in June or July unless the price of benchmark WTI crude starts rising again above $50 per barrel.

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Add Oil Rigs For 18th Week In A Row
Friday, May 19, 2017 US energy companies added oil rigs for an 18th week in a row, the second-longest such streak on record.

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Add Oil Rigs For 14th Week In A Row
Friday, April 21, 2017 US drillers added oil rigs for a 14th week in a row, extending an 11-month recovery.

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Add Oil Rigs For 13th Week In A Row
Thursday, April 13, 2017 US drillers added oil rigs for a 13th week in a row, with the number of active rigs rising to near a two-year high.

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Add Oil Rigs For 12th Straight Week
Friday, April 07, 2017 US drillers added oil rigs for a 12th week in a row, extending the recovery into an 11th month as energy companies boost spending on new production to take advantage of a recovery in crude prices.

Newcomer Borr Scoops Up Transocean Rigs For $1.4B As Dealmaking Heats Up
Monday, March 20, 2017 Borr Drilling, founded by former executives of financially troubled Seadrill, has snapped up Transocean's fleet of shallow-water drilling rigs for $1.35 billion.

Billionaire Fredriksen Buys Rig, Ends Hyundai Dispute
Monday, March 13, 2017 Billionaire investor John Fredriksen agrees to buy an oil drilling vessel from South Korean shipyard Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries.

Billionaire Fredriksen Buys Rig, Ends Hyundai Dispute
Monday, March 13, 2017 Billionaire investor John Fredriksen agrees to buy an oil drilling vessel from South Korean shipyard Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries.

Baker Hughes: US Oil Rig Count Rises To Most Since Sept. 2015
Friday, March 10, 2017 US drillers added oil rigs for an eighth week in a row to the most since September 2015, extending a ten-month recovery.

US Boosts Monthly Rate Of Oil Rig Additions To Most Since 2012
Friday, February 10, 2017 Drillers added eight oil rigs in the week to Feb. 10, bringing the total count up to 591, the most since October 2015.

Baker Hughes: US Oil Rigs Rise To Most Since November 2015
Friday, January 27, 2017 US energy companies this week added oil rigs for a 12th week in the last 13, extending an eight-month recovery.

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Add The Most Oil Rigs Since April 2013
Friday, January 20, 2017 US energy companies this week added the most oil rigs in nearly four years, extending an eight-month recovery.

GE to Transform Transocean Rigs for Condition-Based Maintenance
Friday, January 13, 2017 Through a new service agreement, GE will digitally upgrade seven Transocean rigs for conditional-based monitoring and maintenance.

GE to Transform Transocean Rigs for Condition-Based Maintenance
Friday, January 13, 2017 Through a new service agreement, GE will digitally upgrade seven Transocean rigs for conditional-based monitoring and maintenance.

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Add Oil Rigs For 10th Week In A Row
Friday, January 06, 2017 US energy companies this week added oil rigs for a tenth week in a row, extending the drilling recovery into an eighth month.

Baker Hughes: US Oil Rig Count Recovers To End 2016 Near Year-Ago Levels
Friday, December 30, 2016 The US oil rig count ended 2016 just below year-ago levels as drillers added rigs this week.

Rig Company Seadrill Sees Rough 2017 Despite Aramco Extension
Thursday, December 29, 2016 Seadrill says it signed a three-year contract extension with Saudi Aramco.

Rig Company Seadrill Sees Rough 2017 Despite Aramco Extension
Thursday, December 29, 2016 Seadrill says it signed a three-year contract extension with Saudi Aramco.

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Add Oil Rigs For 7th Week In A Row
Friday, December 16, 2016 US energy companies added oil rigs again, extending a seven-month drilling recovery as crude prices held near a 17-month high.

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Add The Most Oil Rigs Since July 2015
Friday, December 09, 2016 US energy companies this week added the most oil rigs since July 2015, extending the seven-month drilling recovery as crude prices rose to a near 17-month high.

Statoil to Stop Using H225 Helicopter Variant Involved in Crash
Tuesday, December 06, 2016 Statoil will not resume using Airbus' Super Puma helicopters even if Norway's Civil Aviation Authority decides to lift the ban imposed after a fatal crash off Norway in April.

Baker Hughes: US Oil Drilling Rig Count Recovery Extends Into 7th Month
Friday, December 02, 2016 US energy companies extended their recovery in oil drilling into a seventh month this week as they follow through on plans to add rigs as crude rose to its highest price in over a year.

Chevron Temporarily Halts Production Unit At Australia LNG Plant
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 Chevron Corp temporarily halts output from one of the 2 production units at its Gorgon liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant off Australia's west coast.

Technip Introduces New Vessel
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 Technip has introduced its latest newbuild, the diving support vessel (DSV) Deep Explorer, which was officially named November 12 in Norway.

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Add Oil Rigs For 21st Week In 24
Friday, November 11, 2016 US oil drillers increased rigs this week for a 21th week in the last 24.

Statoil Temporarily Suspends Songa Enabler Rig
Monday, October 31, 2016 Statoil has decided to temporarily suspend the Songa Enabler mobile rig, which was originally scheduled for drilling on the Johan Castberg license.

Virtual 3D Training Facilities Invoke Gaming Aspect, Lower Responsibility
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 Virtual 3D training facilities lower inferred responsibility due to their gaming nature, said Tatneft Oil Company's Sergey Ostrovsky in a presentation at the EMEA HUG conference in The Hague.

Baker Hughes: US Oil Rig Count Extends Recovery Amid Crude Rally
Friday, October 07, 2016 The number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States rose this week, extending one of its best recoveries with no cuts for 15 straight weeks.

US Rig Count Recovery Hinges On $50 Oil Post-OPEC Meeting
Friday, September 30, 2016 Analysts say continued recovery in the rig count depends on whether OPEC's output reduction plan can bring the market back to $50 a barrel.