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    Stanway joins Lloyd’s from Axa XL Former Axa XL digital leader Helene Stanway has joined Lloyd’s as market engagement and adoption lead for the Future at Lloyd’s programme.   CAC Specialty expands natural resource team with six hires CAC Specialty has made six hires to…

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  • CSV Southern Ocean scores Boskalis charter

    Boskalis has awarded a charter contract to Bourbon and Oceanteam jointly-owned construction support vessel (CSV) Southern Ocean.   According to Oceanteam, works on this contract should commence in February 2021 for a period of approximately two months.   Boskalis’ primary activity under this contract will…

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  • Mozambique Army Gains Control in Gas-Rich Province

    Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi has put the military in charge of combating a growing Islamic State-linked insurgency in the natural gas-rich Cabo Delgado province after limited success by the police force.   On the 14th January Mr Nyusi promoted army general Eugenio Mussa to chief…

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  • Deloitte Report on Kurdistan Region Oil and Gas

    The KRG’s Regional Council of Oil and Gas Affairs has published a report containing verified statistics covering the Kurdistan Region’s oil exports, consumption and revenues for period 1 January 2020 to 30 September 2020.   The report, available in Kurdish, English and Arabic, provides a…

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  • Equinor Will Test Floating Solar Off Frøya

    Equinor is already an offshore wind major. Now the company will explore the opportunities within offshore solar power. Together with Moss Maritime the company wants to start testing off the island of Frøya.   “If we succeed here, we can succeed anywhere,” said Hanne Wigum….

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  • Exploration holding up offshore Norway

    E&P activity on the Norwegian shelf last year delivered 14 discoveries and four new fields went onstream, according to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD).   “While 2020 has been an unusual year in many ways with the pandemic and the decline in oil prices, investments…

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  • Greener O&G production with floating wind and wave power

    Floating Power Plant (FPP) and partners Lundin Energy Norway, NOV-APL, Semco Maritime, Cefront Technologies and Aalborg University have completed a project aimed at using floating wind and wave power to support an offshore oil and gas facility.   According to FPP, the project shows that…

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  • Tulip Oil plans offshore Netherlands drilling

    Tulip Oil Holding BV is evaluating rig availability for drilling two discovered gas fields near the producing Q10-A field offshore the Netherlands.   The targeted reservoirs have previously produced gas and have field development plans that follow the same approach as development and appraisal of Q10-A…

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  • Shell joins Equinor, YPF in offshore Argentina block

    Equinor and YPF have entered into an agreement with Shell to jointly farm-down 30% non-operated interests in the CAN 100 block in the North Argentinian basin, offshore Argentina.   In October 2019, Equinor farmed-in to the YPF CAN 100 block and agreed to take over…

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