Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:54:07 CST

To build upon the shale revolution, the Trump administration should immediately take steps to provide access to our offshore resources in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico and along the Atlantic outer continental shelf ....

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 07:35:13 CST

The wells were tied back to the Petronius deepwater compliant tower platform (CTP) , located on the Viosca Knoll Block 786 and operated by Chevron. Infrastructure included a gas riser, an oil riser, a 38km flowline and a 34km pipe-in-pipe flowline....

Sat, 11 Feb 2017 21:46:36 CST

BHP Billiton has announced that the Board has approved expenditure of US$2.2 billion for its share of the development of the Mad Dog Phase 2 project in the Gulf of Mexico. BHP Billiton holds a 23.9 per cent participating interest in the Mad Dog field.

Mon, 06 Feb 2017 14:41:57 CST

Two offshore drilling companies are cutting around 200 Houston-based jobs on Gulf of Mexico rigs. Switzerland-based Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) and Houston-based Atwood Oceanics Inc. (NYSE: ATW) notified the Texas Workforce Commission of the cuts late last month. Approximately 110 to 120 employees on Transocean's Deepwater Asgard and about 86 employees on the Atwood Condor will be affected. The employees report to Transocean Offshore Deepwater Drilling Inc....

Fri, 03 Feb 2017 10:37:50 CST

The robot on an oil drilling ship in the Gulf of Mexico made it easier for Mark Rodgers to do his job stringing together heavy, dirty pipes. It could also be a reason he's not working there today....

Tue, 31 Jan 2017 14:45:50 CST

Noble earns the majority of its revenue through ultra - deepwater floaters, followed by deepwater floaters, high-specification jack-ups, and standard jack-ups. Most of its rigs are currently in the US Gulf of Mexico....