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The board of directors of Royal Dutch Shell plc has appointed Charles O. Holliday as chairman with effect from the conclusion of the 2015 Annual General Meeting.

Ensco announces management changes

Ensco plc has promoted Carey Lowe to executive vice president. 

People

Helge Lund has resigned as president and CEO of Statoil.

NH9 completes its first 1,000-m deepwater well in South China Sea

China Oilfied Services Ltd. says the NH9 semisubmersible has completed drilling the first 3,281 ft (1,000-m) deepwater well.

Indonesia energy minister appoints new oil and gas chief

Indonesia Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Sudirman Said reported on Nov. 4 that he had signed a letter to replace the director general for oil and gas at the ministry, according to The Jakart...

Shell appoints new chairman

The board of directors of Royal Dutch Shell plc has appointed Charles O. Holliday as chairman with effect from the conclusion of the 2015 Annual General Meeting.

Total names de Margerie’s successors

Total has appointed Thierry Desmarest as chairman of the board of directors and Patrick Pouyanné as CEO and president of the Executive Committee.

Noble Energy elects president and CEO

Noble Energy Inc.'s board of directors has elected David L. Stover as president and CEO. 

Willbros Group elects CEO

Robert R. Harl has relinquished his CEO and director positions at Willbros ahead of his planned retirement on Jan. 2, 2015.

Total chairman and CEO dies in plane crash in Moscow

Total has confirmed that Chairman and CEO Christophe de Margerie died just after 10 pm (Paris time) on Oct. 20 in a private plane crash at Vnukovo Airport in Moscow, following a collision with a sn...

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Statoil's president and CEO resigns

Helge Lund has resigned as president and CEO of Statoil. 

Company News

NZOG takes stake in Cue Energy

New Zealand Oil & Gas (NZOG) has agreed to acquire 19.99% of the shares in Cue Energy from Todd Petroleum Mining for $11.37 million.

Oceanteam sells vessel stake to J. Ray McDermott Norway

Oceanteam Shipping ASA has completed the transfer of its 50% ownership stake in its jointly owned pipelay vessel CSV North Ocean 102 to J. Ray McDermott Norway.

Ennsub unveils new deepwater deployment systems

Ennsub has completed the design and manufacture of two workclass ROV deployment systems, which have been designed and manufactured for ROVOP and are due to be installed into a newbuild, Tier 1 pipe...

‘Largest’ new gantry crane launches Nordic Trym vessel

The new shipyard facility of Honghua Offshore Oil & Gas Equipment Co. in Jiangsu, China, has launched its first ship, an IMT982 platform supply vessel named Nordic Trym. The vessel was lau...

Ivory Coast signs deals with ExxonMobil for two oil blocks

Ivory Coast has signed production sharing agreements with Exxon Mobil for two ultra-deepwater blocks in the Gulf of Guinea.

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