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Awilco Nabs LOI for Drilling Program Offshore Indonesia
Tuesday, August 05, 2008Awilco Offshore received a LOI from an International Operator, for a drilling program in Indonesia of 3 firm wells using the jackup drilling rig WilCraft. The estimated contract value for the firm period of 90 days is $17.5 million.

New Deals Boost Duffy and McGovern in SE Asia, Australia
Tuesday, April 17, 2007Duffy and McGovern has secured three new deals in Australia and China, boosting its order book in Southeast Asia and Australasia by more than £100,000 (US$197,000).

Arrow to Supply Liquegas with Coal Seam Gas from Daandine
Wednesday, April 11, 2007Arrow Energy N.L. has reached an agreement on the terms and conditions for the supply of gas from Arrow's Daandine field to AGR Group company Liquegas Energy Pty Ltd.

Nautical Reports Smaller Loss, More Cash in the Bank
Monday, March 26, 2007Nautical Petroleum plc on Monday announced its interim results for the six-month period to December 31, 2006.

AGR Names Erskine to Head Petroleum Services
Monday, February 12, 2007AGR Group, the Norway-based oil technology and services group has appointed Richard Erskine as Executive Vice President, Petroleum Services.

AGR Reports Growth for 2006, Expects Promising 2007
Thursday, February 08, 2007The AGR Group said that its figures for 2006 reflect the company's successful application of new business models and technology

AGR Secures Ensco Jack-up for UK North Sea Campaign
Monday, January 15, 2007AGR Group, the Norway-based oil technology and services group, has contracted the jack-up Ensco 100 for a new multi-client, multi-well campaign in the UK sector of the North Sea.

Nautical Secures Two Rig Slots
Tuesday, November 21, 2006Nautical Petroleum plc, which specializes in developing heavy oil assets in the UK and Europe, reported that it has secured two drilling rig slots from The Peak Group in mid-2007.

AGR to Acquire Excavation and Trenching Provider
Monday, November 06, 2006Ability Group ASA (AGR), the Norway-based oil technology and services group has agreed to acquire SeaVation Limited, the UK-based global provider of subsea excavation and pipeline trenching services to the upstream oil and gas industry.

Peak Secures Rig Slot for UKCS Southern North Sea Ops
Monday, August 21, 2006Peak Well Management Limited (Peak), the Aberdeen-based provider of international well construction services to the global oil and gas industry, intends to use the ENSCO 92 jack-up drilling rig for operations in the UKCS Southern North Sea.

Peak Strengthens Middle East Office
Wednesday, June 07, 2006The Peak Group, a member of the Ability Group (AGR), has enhanced its position in the Middle East with the announcement of a key appointment.

AGR of Norway Acquires The Peak Group
Monday, May 29, 2006The Ability Group (AGR) of Norway has entered into an agreement to acquire The Peak Group, the UK-based global provider of well construction services to the upstream oil and gas industry.

The Peak Group Provides Impetus to North Sea Operations
Tuesday, April 11, 2006The Peak Group said today that it was supporting a significant UK drilling program by independent oil companies in spite of the tough rig market conditions.

The Peak Group Leads Eight Well Program in Australia
Monday, March 20, 2006The Peak Group has brought together four independent operators for its first multi-well, multi-operator well management project in Australia.

Peak Group Wins Louisiana Drilling Project
Monday, December 05, 2005The Peak Group has secured a significant contract with Texas-based Falcon Bay Energy to drill a deviated well in swamp land in South Louisiana.

Peak Expands Management Team
Monday, November 14, 2005The Peak Group has strengthened its management team with key appointments in two of its business units.

The Peak Group Wins Its First Contract from KNOC
Wednesday, October 19, 2005The Peak Group has secured its first contract with the Korea National Oil Corp (KNOC) for an exploration well offshore Benin, West Africa.

The Peak Group Secures Credit Facility from RBS
Wednesday, October 12, 2005The Peak Group has agreed an £11 million finance structure with the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) to enhance the services the company provides for its clients' well construction projects.

The Peak Group Wins West African Contract
Monday, October 03, 2005The Peak Group has secured its first contract offshore Mauritania by agreeing to drill an exploration well for Dana Petroleum.

Peak Expands Its International Management Team
Thursday, August 18, 2005The Peak Group has enhanced its international expansion with the appointments of two key personnel.

The Peak Group Develops Multi-Well Program for North Sea
Friday, August 12, 2005The Peak Group has brought together two independent operators for a groundbreaking multi-well project in the North Sea.

The Peak Group Secures North Sea Contract with Century
Monday, July 11, 2005The Peak Group has announced the latest development in its 20 well program of activity for the North Sea by securing a four well contract in the Southern North Sea with Century Exploration (UK) Limited.

The Peak Group Wins Vaalco Contract
Tuesday, July 05, 2005The Peak Group has enhanced its activity in West Africa by securing a contract with VAALCO Gabon (Etame), Inc. for a two well project off Gabon.

The Peak Group Wins Major Contract for Falklands
Tuesday, June 14, 2005The Peak Group has secured a major contract with Desire Petroleum and Rockhopper Exploration for the well design and drilling project management of a planned three well program in the North Falkland Islands basin.

Peak Group Secures Australian Well Management Contract
Wednesday, June 08, 2005The Peak Group has secured a major contract with Australian oil exploration company AED Oil Limited for the provision of its well construction project management and procurement services.

The Peak Group Enhances Global Strategy
Thursday, May 19, 2005The Peak Group has enhanced its global growth strategy by expanding its operations in Houston.

Peak Group Collects Award at The Oil & Gas Oscars
Thursday, March 17, 2005The Peak Group has won the award for Most Promising Company in this year's Scottish Offshore Achievement Awards.

The Peak Group Wins Key Irish Sea Well Contract
Monday, February 14, 2005The Peak Group has secured a major contract with Burlington Resources Irish Sea Limited for the planning and management of three gas wells in the East Irish Sea.

Peak Appoints Business Development Manager In London
Tuesday, June 22, 2004The Peak Group has appointed Hugh Mackay as business development director.

Peak Opens New Office In Dubai
Thursday, April 22, 2004The Peak Group has announced its continued world wide expansion with the opening of an office in Dubai.

Peak Group Appoints New Manager in Houston Office
Monday, April 05, 2004The Peak Group has appointed Matt Abell as Performance Engineering Manager in the Houston office.

Nexen to Use Peak Group's Probabilistic Software
Thursday, March 18, 2004The Peak Group has signed an agreement with Nexen Inc for the use of Peak's innovative probabilistic software P1 and C1.

Peak Group Expands Into Scandinavia
Thursday, January 08, 2004The Peak Group has expanded its operations into the Scandinavian oil and gas sector by agreeing a contract with Norwegian well construction consultancy Vestdrill.

Transocean to Utilize Peak's P1 Technology in the North Sea
Monday, September 08, 2003Peak Group revealed that Transocean has utilized its P1 technology for a contract in the North Sea with Oilexco.