Lack of Automation Rules a Major Challenge

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Wasaline's Managing Director speaks on the concept of the automated ship.

Transocean Postpones Delivery of Drillship Duo

Owner and operator of mobile offshore drilling units Transocean Ltd. has reached a deal with Korean ...

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Drillship Worker Dies in Gulf of Mexico

The U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) said it is responding to a report of a fatality on a ...

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DSME Terminates Drillship Contract

South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) has cancelled a contract for ...

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Former Petrobras Exec Gets 12 Years over SHI Bribe

Former international chief of Brazilian state-run oil company Nestor Cervero has been sentenced to 12 years of ...

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Fincantieri: Designing the Drillship of the Future

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri is introducing a new ultra-deep drillship design at OMC Technical conference today, ...

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Noble to Pay USD 8.2 Mln in Fines

Offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation said on Monday that it had reached a final settlement with the US ...

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Industry’s First LNG Fueled Drillship Taking Shape

The American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has entered into a joint development project (JDP) with South Korea’s ...

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New Drilling Contract for Rowan

New Drilling Contract for Rowan

Rowan Companies Plc. through one of its subsidiaries has entered into a two-year drilling contract for the Rowan ...

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Contract for Ocean Rig Skyros Signed

Ocean Rig, a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, and Total E&P Angola have signed ...

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Seadrill Lands Massive Deal

Seadrill Limited (Seadrill) has secured a contract with Total Upstream Nigeria Ltd. for employment of the newbuild ...

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AVEVA Takes Part in Proxima Drillship Project

Fincantieri Offshore has signed a contract with AVEVA to implement AVEVA Marine software in the concept design ...

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Aker Unveils New Concept, the Arctic Drillship (Video)

Aker Solutions has developed a concept for an arctic drillship able to operate in sea ice. Scale model tests shows ...

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Samsung Heavy Delivers Drillship Maersk Valiant

Maersk Drilling’s second drillship, Maersk Valiant, was delivered Wednesday 16 April 2014 from the Samsung Heavy ...

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Rowan Renaissance Drillship Earns ABS’ ISQM Notation

ABS has achieved an industry first with the completion of the Rowan Companies’ Rowan Renaissance drillship. This ...

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Sembcorp Marine’s Jurong Shipyard Bags Drillship Contracts

Sembcorp Marine’s subsidiary Jurong Shipyard and a subsidiary of Transocean Ltd (Transocean) have signed two ...

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First Ultra Deepwater Drillship Delivered to Maersk

Maersk Drilling has taken delivery of its first ultra deepwater drillship, Maersk Viking, from the Samsung Heavy ...

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HHI Delivers New Drillship to Fred. Olsen Energy

Bolette Dolphin Pte. Ltd., a subsidiary of Fred. Olsen Energy ASA, has taken delivery of the ultra-deepwater ...

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Sigma Terminates Drillship Contract with STX Offshore ...

Vantage Drilling Company (Vantage) has announced that Sigma Drilling Ltd. (Sigma) has terminated the construction ...

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Ocean Rig UDW Takes Delivery of Its Sixth Newbuilding ...

Ocean Rig UDW Inc., a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, yesterday announced that it ...

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Keppel FELS Is Proceeding with Building of Its New CAN ...

Following positive feedback and strong enquiries from the market, Keppel FELS Ltd (Keppel FELS), a wholly-owned ...

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COSCO Gives Update on Shipbuilding Contract for ...

The Board of Directors of COSCO Corporation (Singapore) Limited refered to its announcement on 22 July 2010 in ...

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