Rigs/Vessels: North Sea & Europe

First North Sea Cat D rig scheduled to sail in June

Songa Offshore has issued an update on construction of its newbuild Cat D drilling rigs for Statoil in South Korea.

Fugro to supply satellite positioning to DeepOcean

DeepOcean has contracted Fugro to provide satellite positioning.

Atlantic launches third newbuild rescue ship

Atlantic Offshore Rescue was due to name its latest Class A multi-role and emergency response and rescue (MRV/ERRV) vessel, today, May 29, at Aberdeen Harbor.

Groen orders crew boat from Damen

Groen Offshore, Guard & Support has selected the first Damen Twin Axe Fast Crew Supplier 2610 to be customized with offshore oil and gas standby capabilities. 

Safe Bristolia returning to UK North Sea following repairs

BG Group has agreed to a revised schedule of work for the accommodation support vessel Safe Bristolia at the Everest platform in the UK North Sea.

Rowan adds work for five rigs

The Rowan rig status report has noted five term extensions.

Fire onboard disrupts Fugro Symphony

Fugro has confirmed a fire occurred aboard its Fugro Symphony vessel around 2:30 a.m. on May 20.

Dana opts for Asset Guardian software for North Sea floater

Dana Petroleum has contracted Asset Guardian Solutions to implement its Asset Guardian software on the Triton FPSO in the UK central North Sea.

Libra FPSO conversion starts in Singapore

Teekay Partners says conversion is under way of a 1995-built shuttle tanker, the Navion Norvegia, to an FPSO for the Libra field offshore Brazil, at a cost of around $1 billion.

BG to retain rights to Rosetta offshore Egypt

BG Group has issued an update on its first-quarter offshore activities.



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