Velesto rig lands ConocoPhillips gig

Malaysian offshore drilling contractor Velesto Drilling has received a letter of award from ConocoPhillips for the provision of jack-up rig services. The contract is for a jack-up rig named NAGA 7 with an estimated contract value of $8 million, Velesto … Read More

PTTEP to boost Malaysian energy supply following first gas from deepwater fields

Thailand’s energy player PTTEP has confirmed the start-up of natural gas production from the Rotan and Buluh fields offshore Malaysia, which will increase the domestic LNG production capacity and strengthen PTTEP investment portfolio in the country. The PTTEP-operated Rotan and … Read More

JDR lands umbilical deal in Malaysia

JDR has won a contract with UMD Energy to manufacture and supply a 2.7 kilometres long subsea production umbilical for the Ledang Redevelopment Segment 2 project, offshore Malaysia. The umbilical will provide connection from the unmanned remote platform to the … Read More

Shell extends topside maintenance deal with Dayang

Malaysia’s oil and gas services provider Dayang Enterprise Holdings has received a contract extension from Shell for the provision of topside major maintenance services offshore Malaysia. The extension was awarded to Dayang Enterprise’s subsidiary by Sarawak Shell Berhad (SSB) and … Read More

Update: Petronas says two dead after offshore support vessel hits oil platform off Malaysia

This article was updated to include a statement by Petronas, confirming two fatalities. Two crew members from an offshore support vessel died after the vessel collided with an oil platform offshore Sarawak, Malaysia. The Dayang Topaz vessel; Source: Malaysian Maritime … Read More

Borr Drilling keeping busy as rigs head to new assignments

Offshore drilling contractor Borr Drilling is keeping its fleet busy as three of its rigs have recently started their new contracts and two more are expected to start operations in the last quarter of the year. Borr Drilling on Friday … Read More

SapuraOMV’s Malaysian gas development now on stream

SapuraOMV Upstream has started production from its operated Bakong gas field project under the SK408 Production Sharing Contract (PSC) in Malaysia. The production phase started in June 2020. This follows the successful production from SapuraOMV‘s Larak gas field, which started … Read More