HOUSTON – McDermott has appointed Jack McCormack as executive VP and COO. McCormack succeeds John T. Nesser. 06/30/2011
Merrill A. “Pete” Miller, Jr. has informed the National Oilwell Varco board of directors that he intends to step down as chairman and CEO.
Dan Rabun, chairman, president and CEO of Ensco plc, has chosen to retire after eight years of service.
Octanex N.L. has secured limited recourse project finance for development of the Ophir field, offshore Malaysia.
Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Exxon Mobil Corp, Anadarko Petroleum Corp, and Repsol SA were among the 19 companies bidding on 26 of 95 blocks offered by Colombia.
A North Sea operator in Aberdeen, Scotland, has awarded Asset Guardian Solutions Ltd (AGSL) a key contract.
TGS reports two multi-client geochemical seafloor sampling and seep studies, one offshore Canada and the other in the Barents Sea. Sampling locations for both programs were identified, using recently acquired multi-client seismic data.
Construction vessels have started work offshore China installing a second deepwater production pipeline from the main Liwan 3-1 field to the Liwan shallow-water central platform.