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2011-12-20 07:00:00

HOUSTON, Dec. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mustang, a Wood Group company, has been awarded the topsides detailed engineering, procurement support and equipment inspection for a truss spar floating production facility in the Lucius field development to be operated by Anadarko Petroleum Corporation. The facility will be located in the Keathley Canyon area of the Gulf of Mexico, in approximately 7,100 feet of water, and will have a capacity of 80,000 BPD oil and 450MMSCFD gas. Mustang...

2011-12-19 15:30:00

HOUSTON, Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq: HERO) announces the retirement of Don P. Rodney from the Company, where he currently serves as President of the Cayman Islands based Hercules International Holdings, Ltd. ("HIHL"), effective as of December 31, 2011. Assuming the role of President of HIHL will be Claus E. Feyling, who currently serves as Vice President, International Business Development. (Logo:...

2011-12-14 17:32:00

HOUSTON, Dec. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo BOrs: NOF.OL) today announced that the Joint Operating Company Vietgazprom, a joint venture between Petrovietnam and Gazprom, ("VGP") has selected the drillship Energy Searcher for an upcoming drilling program offshore Vietnam. The program is expected to commence after the conclusion of the current contract with CNOOC. The duration is for a four-well program expected to last approximately 100 days per well....

2011-12-09 08:45:00

HOUSTON, Dec. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC., announced today that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded a drilling services contract by a subsidiary of Bowleven Plc. for the Atwood Aurora. The day rate for work offshore Cameroon will be approximately $134,000, with contract commencement expected in May 2012 in direct continuation of the current contract. The award has an estimated firm duration of 120 days plus a one well option at the contract day rate if...

2011-12-07 15:00:00

HOUSTON, Dec. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FTI) announced today that it has signed an agreement with LLOG Exploration Company, LLC, for the design, manufacture and supply of subsea production systems to support its Who Dat project in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The award is valued at approximately $40 million in revenue to FMC. FMC's scope of supply includes seven subsea production trees and control systems. The equipment will be supplied from the...

2011-12-01 17:00:00

HOUSTON, Dec. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FTI) announced today that Maryann T. Seaman, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will address attendees at the following event: Event: Capital One Southcoast 6th Annual Energy Conference Omni Royal Orleans Hotel 621 St. Louis Street New Orleans, LA 70140 Wednesday, December 7, at Noon EST Presentation: Live...

2011-12-01 15:00:00

HOUSTON, Dec. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FTI) announced today that it has signed a global alliance agreement with Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) to provide subsea systems and life-of-field services for their worldwide subsea development projects. In 1999, FMC supplied equipment for Anadarko's first subsea project, North Garnet, in the Gulf of Mexico. Since then, the companies have collaborated on other projects including Independence Hub,...

2011-11-30 17:35:00

HOUSTON, Nov. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) today reported that its subsidiary, Northern Offshore U.K. Limited, has received a early declaration from Maersk Olie og Gas AS ("Maersk") exercising both of the remaining one-year options for the jackup Energy Endeavour. The anticipated commencement date of the option period is April 2012, which commits the Energy Endeavour to Maersk for continued operation in the Danish Sector of the North Sea until April...

2011-11-30 08:00:00

HOUSTON, Nov. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Technologies, Inc (NYSE : FTI) announced today that its Australian subsidiary has signed an agreement with Chevron Australia Pty Ltd for the design, manufacture and supply of subsea production systems to support the Wheatstone Project. The contract has an approximate value of $325 million in revenue to FMC Technologies. The Chevron-operated Wheatstone Project comprises the Wheatstone and Iago gas fields, located offshore Western...

2011-11-21 09:20:00

HOUSTON, Nov. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Parker Drilling (NYSE: PKD) announced today that David C. Mannon, president and chief executive officer, will present at the Dahlman Rose Conference in New York, NY. The Company's presentation is scheduled to begin at 8:10 a.m. EST (7:10 a.m. CST) on Wednesday, Nov. 30. A link to the live presentation and copies of the slides will be available through the Company's Web site at http://www.parkerdrilling.com at the Investor Relations tab....