Scottish operator Cairn Energy has announced that its wildcat well Chimera has come up dry.
Scottish firm Cairn Energy is set to start drilling work on a North Sea prospect next month.
Scottish oil firm Cairn Energy has booked Stena Drilling for a UK North Sea exploration well later this year.
Stena Drilling has “pulled back” from a major redundancy position after securing fresh North Sea work with Total.
A Norwegian offshore union has said that Aberdeen-based Stena Drilling is “not wanted” in the country’s waters following a row.
A row has broken out between an Aberdeen-based drilling firm and a Norwegian union over access to an offshore rig.
Statoil has reportedly terminated its contract for the Stena Don rig on the Troll field.