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25.07.2013 Total Nears Sri Lanka Study Contract for Deepwater Oilfields

Bloomberg reports that Total SA may win a contract from the Sri Lankan government in a month to study the prospect of oil and natural gas deposits deep off the island’s fabled white-sand beaches.

22.07.2013 Shell To Boost Deepwater Production In Brazil

Shell, and its partners, are expecting to boost production with two new deepwater projects at Parque das Conchas (BC-10) and the Bijupirá/Salema fields.

15.07.2013 Brazil Oil Field To Yield 1 Million Barrels Per Day

The Libra deepwater oil field that Brazil plans to auction off Oct 21 will yield minimum output of 1 million barrels of crude per day, the National Petroleum Agency, or ANP, said Friday.

08.07.2013 Transocean Sets World Water-Depth Drilling Record Off India

Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) (SIX: RIGN) today announced that the ultra-deepwater drillship Dhirubhai Deepwater KG1 has set a new world record for the deepest water depth by an offshore drilling rig.

19.06.2013 Dolphin Drilling Ltd Unveils New Deepwater Drillship

Aberdeen-based Dolphin Drilling Ltd, one of the oldest and largest independent drilling contracting companies in the North Sea, attended a naming ceremony recently to unveil the identity of a brand new state-of-the-art drillship to be operated by the company, Dolphin rep

11.06.2013 New Ensco Drillship Order Driven By Deepwater Market Strength

Ensco plc (NYSE: ESV) has ordered an additional advanced-capability DP3 ultra-deepwater drillship based on the Samsung GF12000 hull design, the company reported in a news release.

11.06.2013 GE Signs $84 Million Agreement With PEMEX For Deepwater Exploration Projects In The Gulf Of Mexico

GE Oil & Gas (NYSE: GE) has signed an $84 million agreement with PEMEX Exploration and Production to supply and to install subsea wellheads for PEMEX’s deepwater and ultra-deepwater drilling projects in the Gulf of Mexico.