Historic moment for Türkiye as first pipes for giant gas project go into the sea

Türkiye’s national oil and gas company TPAO has started laying pipes in the Black Sea as part of its giant Sakarya gas field project development. TPAO has also named its fourth drillship. Premium content Checking for account. You need javascript … Read More

Saipem vessel coming to work on ‘one of the largest energy projects ever in Turkey’

Saipem and its pipelay vessel are preparing to begin working for Turkish oil and gas company TPAO on the giant gas development in the Black Sea. Premium content Checking for account. You need javascript to validate your login status. Premium … Read More

Eni goes full speed ahead with drilling off Cyprus

Following the arrival of a Vantage Drilling-owned drillship from Egypt, Eni and TotalEnergies are kicking off drilling operations offshore Cyprus. Premium content Checking for account. You need javascript to validate your login status. Premium Premium content Subscribe to continue Become … Read More

Turkey welcomes arrival of fourth drillship

Following a recent report that Turkey is about to welcome the fourth addition to its fleet of drillships, the vessel has now arrived in Turkey. Turkey’s fourth drillship; Source: Energy and Natural Resources Minister, Fatih Dönmez Offshore Energy reported last … Read More

Turkey awaits arrival of fourth drillship to prepare for next drilling mission

Turkey’s latest drillship, bought last year from a South Korean shipyard, is set to join three other drillships as the country is working to develop its gas resources amid a growing need for the security of supply. Premium content Checking … Read More

Turkey: Workers’ strike halts ship recycling at 22 facilities

The production at 22 ship recycling facilities has been stopped at Izmir Aliaga district in Turkey amid the workforce strike for better employment conditions in the last six days. According to NGO Shipbreaking Platform, a coalition campaigning for clean and … Read More

Turkey now boasts a fleet of four rigs as ex-Vantage drillship finally finds home

Turkey’s national oil and gas giant TPAO has added another deepwater drillship to its fleet of drilling rigs, which are working in the Black Sea. According to the Turkish daily newspaper, Yeni Safak, Turkey’s state-owned player agreed with South Korea’s … Read More

Turkish drillship gearing up for Black Sea mission – gallery

Turkey’s oil and gas company TPAO is preparing its drillship Yavuz for a mission in the Black Sea with the vessel now in the Port of Filyos for tower installation. Yavuz drillship; Source: TPAO According to information provided by TPAO, … Read More

Turkey developing new submarine power links connecting Asia and Europe

Prysmian has secured a contract by Turkish utility TEIAS for the design, supply, installation and commissioning of two high-voltage submarine power cable links, one between Europe and Asia and the other across the Izmit Gulf in Asia. The first project, … Read More

Turkey unveils new gas discovery in Black Sea

Turkey, through its national oil and gas company TPAO, has discovered 135 billion cubic meters (bcm) of natural gas in the Amasra-1 well in the North Sakarya field located in the Black Sea. TPAO started drilling operations at the Amasra-1 … Read More