Gulf Oil and Gas accountACCOUNT

Rigs News

Odfjell Drilling Takes Delivery of Deepsea Nordkapp from Shipyard
Norway >> 1/7/2019 - Odfjell Drilling has taken delivery of Deepsea Nordkapp from Samsung Heavy Industries in Korea. Deepsea Nordkapp is the latest addition to Odfjell Drilling’s fleet of harsh environment drilling units....
Jack-up Rig"SAGADRIL-2" Sold for Demolition
Japan >> 1/7/2019 - Japan Drilling Company (JDC) offshore jack-up drilling rig "SAGADRIL-2" (formerly HAKURYU-7), owned by JDC's subsidiary "Sagadril 2, Inc.", was sold on 5th January 2019. JDC decided to sell this 1981 ...
Sirius Provides Update on Rig for Ororo Field Drilling
Nigeria >> 12/31/2018 - Sirius Petroleum, the Nigeria focused oil and gas development and production company has been advised by Shelf Drilling that the Adriatic-1 Jack-up drilling unit which is currently stationed in the ad...
UAE's Lamprell Wins Saudi JV Contract for Two Jack-up Rigs
Saudi Arabia >> 12/27/2018 - Lamprell has received a letter of intent ('LOI') from International Maritime Industries Company ('IMI'), the Saudi maritime joint venture in which Lamprell is a partner, confirming the intent to award...
New Drilling Contract for "HAKURYU-5"
Vietnam >> 12/21/2018 - Japan Drilling Co., Ltd. (JDC) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary company "Hakuryu 5, Inc." has entered into a drilling contract with Rosneft Vietnam B.V. for the provision of a semi-submersib...
Neptune Awarded Another Rig Positioning Contract
Australia >> 12/21/2018 - Neptune Survey is pleased to announce it has been awarded a five-year rig positioning contract by Chevron Australia, commencing in January 2019. As part of the contract, Neptune will support the Chevr...
PA-B platform of Sakhalin Energy became Shell "Rig of the Year"
Russia >> 12/20/2018 - Every year the Shell Group selects the "Rig of the Year" award. Piltun-Astokhskoye-B (PA-B) platform and its team won the Rig of the Year 2018 award out of 84 Shell rigs in total. This is a second yea...
ADES Secures A Seven-year Contract in Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia >> 12/13/2018 - ADES International Holding Ltd., a leading oil & gas drilling and production services provider in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), has successfully renewed an existing contract for Admarine 65...
Rig Preparing to Spud OSMU-1 Well on OML 18
Nigeria >> 12/10/2018 - San Leon Energy plc, the AIM listed company focused on oil and gas development and appraisal in Africa, announced on 25 September 2018 that Eroton, the operator of the OML 18 licence, onshore Nigeria,...
Cameroon Drilling Contract for the Proposed NJOM-3 Well
Cameroon >> 12/7/2018 - Tower Resources plc, the AIM listed oil and gas company with its focus on Africa, is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Tower Resources Cameroon S.A, has signed a contract with Vant...
Newly Built "HAKURYU-14" Started its Drilling Operation Offshore Indonesia
Indonesia >> 12/6/2018 - A newly built jack-up drilling rig"HAKURYU-14"has started the drilling operation based on the contract with PT Pertamina Hulu Mahakam on December 6 at Mahakam Block, Republic of Indonesia.
ADES Acquires 11 Onshore Drilling Rigs in the KSA
Saudi Arabia >> 12/3/2018 - ADES International Holding Ltd., a leading oil & gas drilling and production services provider in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), has completed the acquisition of eleven onshore rigs from Wea...
New Drilling Contract for "HAKURYU-11"
Indonesia >> 11/26/2018 - Japan Drilling Co., Ltd. (JDC) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary company "P.T. Japan Drilling Indonesia" together with a shipping company in Indonesia has entered into a drilling contract wit...
New Drilling Contract for "HAKURYU-11"
New Drilling Contract for Indonesia >> 11/26/2018 - Japan Drilling Co., Ltd. (JDC) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary company "P.T. Japan Drilling Indonesia" together with a shipping company in Indonesia has entered into a drilling contract wit...
Maersk Drilling Gets Four-month Extension for Maersk Intrepid
Norway >> 11/23/2018 - Equinor has exercised two options of two months each for jack-up rig Maersk Intrepid. As a result, the rig is now contracted to Equinor until the end of February 2020. Two options of two months each r...
Shelf Drilling Secures Contract Extension on the Trident XIV Jack-up Rig
Nigeria >> 11/20/2018 - Shelf Drilling, Ltd. has secured a one-year extension on the Trident XIV jack-up rig in direct continuation of its current contract for workover operations offshore Nigeria. The expected availability ...
KOC Signs $1.3 billion Contracts to Buy over 86 Drilling Rigs
Kuwait >> 11/19/2018 - Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) recently signed contracts to buy over 86 drilling rigs, which is the largest order in KOC’s history with a total value of $1.3 billion, company CEO Jamal Jaafar said. He also ...
Maersk Drilling Sells Jack-up Maersk Giant to an Independent O&G Operator
Denmark >> 11/11/2018 - Maersk Drilling has entered into an agreement to sell the jack-up rig Maersk Giant to an Australasian-based independent O&G operator. The transaction is expected to close before end of 2018. ...
ADES Completes Acquisition of Drilling Operations from Weatherford in Kuwait
Kuwait >> 11/1/2018 - ADES International Holding Ltd., a leading oil & gas drilling and production services provider in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), has completed the acquisition of twelve onshore rigs from Wea...
Oxy Oman Signs Three Contracts with Local Firms
Oman >> 10/31/2018 - As part of its in-country value (ICV) strategy to support locally manufactured materials and maximise expenditure on goods and services made in Oman, Occidental Oman (Oxy Oman) signed a new contract w...

General Rig Equipment Rig Operators Rigs, Coring & Exploration
For Buyers
Advertise your Purchasing Requests

For Suppliers
Promote your Products
Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright © Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Terms of Service - Privacy Policy.