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Offshore Drilling & Completion: Middle East

Dragon updates drilling progress offshore Turkmenistan

Dragon Oil has decided to suspend its first new well on the Dzhygalybeg (Zhdanov) field in the Turkmen sector of the Caspian Sea (Cheleken Contract Area).

Al Ghallan jackup undergoes overhaul

Drydocks World has refurbished the National Drilling Co. (NDC) jackup drilling rig Al Ghallan.

GDI wins five-year contract for newbuild jackup offshore Qatar

Qatar Petroleum has contracted Gulf Drilling International’s newbuild jackup Dukhan for five years of drilling service offshore Qatar.

Drilling progresses at South Pars Phase 13 offshore Iran

The first train of the gas processing plant for the South Pars Phase 13 in the Persian Gulf should be onstream within the next nine months, according to Iranian news service Shana.

Lime reviewing offshore UAE drilling prospects

Hibiscus Petroleum has updated the Middle East offshore activities of its subsidiary Lime Petroleum.

Aramco confirms deepwater Red Sea oil find

Saudi Aramco has discovered three oil and two gas fields over the last year, according to the company’s annual report.

Saipem jackup gets contract extension offshore Middle East

Saipem has agreed to a one-year contract extension for the high-spec jackup Perro Negro 7 in the Middle East.

Oxy takes delivery of latest offshore Qatar jackup

Occidental Petroleum has accepted the jackup Msheireb for drilling operations offshore Qatar.

Lamprell completes latest NDC jackup

Lamprell has delivered the fourth in a series of six identical newbuild jackups to Abu Dhabi’s National Drilling Co.


Advanced AUV Upgrades for Pipeline Inspection and GeoHazard Surveys

C & C Technologies has enhanced its AUV technology to address the needs for pipeline inspection.  C & C has made inspection-class upgr...

Accelerate Exploration Data Access With Flash Storage

This webinar, sponsored by HGST, will explore the interfaces, server appliances, integration and configuration of flash storage, consider the advan...
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Trends in Real-Time Operations: Best Practices for Asset Integrity and Secure Information Management

This webcast, presented by Thinklogical, examines best practices for the design of the underlying system to securely control, manage and distribute...
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Offshore Engineering in the Concordia Wreck Removal Project

In this webinar, TECON, design contractor in the Titan-Micoperi joint venture, will discuss how they used Bentley’s SACS software for the str...