Maersk drillship gearing up for Namibian ultra-deepwater well

French energy major TotalEnergies is preparing to drill a wildcat well in waters offshore Namibia, using a Maersk Drilling-owned drillship. According to the latest AIS data, the Maersk Voyager drillship departed Luanda, Angola on 14 November and is expected to … Read More

North Sea workers vote for all-out strike in push against job & pay cuts

Following a dispute over cuts related to the terms and conditions of workers, which encompass work allowances, pensions, sick pay and training days along with other allowances, Unite, the largest trade union in Britain and Ireland, has revealed plans for industrial … Read More

TotalEnergies, Iberdrola, Norsk Havvind Focus on Offshore Wind in Norway

TotalEnergies, Iberdrola and Norsk Havvind have joined forces to respond to the Norwegian authorities’ call for tenders for the development of floating and bottom-fixed wind projects for a cumulated capacity of 4.5 GW at two offshore sites in southern Norway. … Read More

Maersk wins new gig for warm-stacked rig, boasts second-highest quarterly revenue since listing

Danish offshore drilling contractor Maersk Drilling has revealed a new contract award for one of its jack-up rigs as well as details on its quarterly financial performance, boasting the second-highest quarterly revenue since listing in April 2019. In its latest … Read More

Prosafe cheers new North Sea job with TotalEnergies

Offshore accommodation services provider Prosafe has been awarded a contract by TotalEnergies to provide accommodation support in the UK sector of the North Sea. Prosafe said on Friday that its Safe Caledonia unit will be supporting TotalEnergies at the Elgin … Read More

Maersk drillship to drill for a new world record in Angola

Danish offshore drilling contractor Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract extension from TotalEnergies to drill for a new world record in Angola. TotalEnergies has exercised an option for the 7th generation drillship Maersk Voyager to drill the ultra-deepwater Ondjaba-1 … Read More

Shearwater on survey duty for TotalEnergies off Angola

Shearwater GeoServices has begun a 4D monitor survey for TotalEnergies at the Louro-Mostarda development areas of Block 32 offshore Angola. The activities will include a two-month Wide Azimuth Towed Streamer (WATS) 4D monitor survey in the Louro-Mostarda development areas of … Read More

Consortium Partners with Repsol Sinopec, Uniper to Develop Scottish Green Hydrogen Facility

Offshore Wind Power Ltd. (OWPL), the consortium formed by Macquarie’s Green Investment Group, TotalEnergies and Scottish developer Renewable Infrastructure Development Group (RIDG), is studying the use of offshore wind to power the production of green hydrogen on an industrial scale … Read More

Scotland’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm Fits First Turbine Base

The first turbine jacket foundation is installed at the Seagreen Wind Farm site, 27 km off the coast of the county of Angus in Scotland (Credit: SSE Renewables) The first turbine jacket foundation has been installed at Seagreen, Scotland’s largest … Read More

TotalEnergies, Green Investment, RIDG Bid on Scottish Offshore Wind Project

Julien Pouget A consortium of TotalEnergies, Macquarie’s Green Investment Group and Scottish developer RIDG has announced their bid for an offshore wind project in an area west of the Orkney Islands. The 2 GW proposal – named the West of … Read More