Oil and gas operator Cnooc International celebrated a double win after scooping two North Sea safety awards in Aberdeen yesterday.
Westwood Global Energy reports that as of 22 August there were two active exploration wells and six appraisal wells drilling in the UK.
Aberdeen-headquartered Operational Excellence (Opex) Group has won a multimillion pound contract with Cnooc International on its North Sea assets.
In 2017, the North Sea lost out on 14.7 million barrels of oil due to asset integrity issues. That equates to roughly $926m at today’s oil price.
Cnooc International has started drilling an appraisal well at its Cragganmore discovery in the West of Shetland.
Cnooc International’s UK boss has received an honorary degree from the Robert Gordon University (RGU) in Aberdeen.
Danish firm Maersk Drilling has announced the agreement of a 100-day extension deal for the Maersk Innovator to continue drilling the Buzzard field.
The Oil and Gas Authority has launched a new podcast focussing on a new wave of North Sea exploration.
Examples of “exceptional” employee engagement” and “extraordinary” initiatives in the region’s human resources (HR) sector are contesting two of the categories of The Press and Journal cHeRries Awards 2019.
CNOOC International has contracted Norway’s Island Drilling to drill a well for its Howick prospect west of Shetland.
Oil and gas operator Nexen has officially changed its name to Cnooc International.