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2011-08-08 07:43:00

ZUG, Switzerland, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE: NE) today announced that it has been awarded a contract for the semisubmersible rig Noble Paul Romano and received a contract extension on the semisubmersible rig Noble Max Smith, two rigs located in the Gulf of Mexico. In addition, the Company has been awarded a contract for the jackup rig Noble George Sauvageau operating in the Southern sector of the North Sea. The Noble Paul Romano has been awarded a six well,...

2011-07-11 01:17:00

ZAGREB, Croatia, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - CROSCO Integrated Drilling & Well Services Co., Ltd. is pleased to announce that CROSCO semisubmersible  Zagreb 1 is undergoing a comprehensive maintenance and service program as well as a five-year survey at the BrodoTrogir d.d. Shipyard in Trogir, Croatia. Maintenance and service work is being done by CROSCO's Maintenance and Engineering Division.   The five-year survey is being conducted by Lloyd's...

2011-07-07 08:44:00

HOUSTON, July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group, the international energy services company, has been granted a multi-million dollar, three-year contract by Chevron U.S.A. Inc. to commission the Big Foot extended tension leg platform (E-TLP) in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. Work will be performed by DSI, Wood Group PSN's commissioning services business. DSI's scope of work covers the full commissioning process, from development of procedures, through inspection and testing of every...

2011-06-02 03:00:00

HOUSTON, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group, the international energy services company, has been granted a multi-million dollar, 42-month contract by Chevron U.S.A. Inc. for the planning, managing and field execution of commissioning for the Jack & St. Malo semi-submersible hub production facility. Work will be performed by DSI, Wood Group PSN's commissioning services business. The Jack & St. Malo platform will be installed in 7,000 feet of water in the Walker Ridge section...

2011-05-20 16:00:00

HOUSTON, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) today announced that the cash dividend of US$0.03 per share referred to in the first quarter 2011 earnings report dated May 18, 2011 has been declared. The shares of the company will be trading ex-dividend from May 27, 2011. Shareholders of record with the VPS on May 31, 2011 will be entitled to receive the dividend, which will be paid on or around June 17, 2011. About the Company Northern Offshore, Ltd. is...

2011-04-25 18:00:00

HOUSTON, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GulfMark Offshore, Inc. (NYSE: GLF) today reported a net loss of $1.2 million, or $0.05 per diluted share, on revenues of $81.3 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2011. Bruce Streeter, President and CEO, commented, "We knew that it was going to be a tough quarter, and it turned out as we anticipated. We are encouraged with both short- and long-term trends, although there is some potential that the remainder of the first half of 2011 will be...

2011-04-11 09:51:00

ZAGREB, Croatia, April 11 /PRNewswire/ - CROSCO Integrated Drilling & Well Services Co., Ltd. is pleased to announce that wholly-owned subsidiary Rotary Drilling Company commenced with the provision of drilling services for Kalegran Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas Company.   Drilling services are being provided with Rotary 2000 HP drilling rig Rotary 67.   The Bekhme 1 well, the first of a two firm well contract, is being drilled...

2011-03-28 23:00:00

RIO DE JANEIRO, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Queiroz Galvao Oleo e Gas (QGOG), the largest Brazilian privately-held provider of drilling and production services contractor, announced today that it has taken delivery of the Alpha Star, its newly-built, ultra-deepwater dynamically positioned ("DP") semisubmersible rig, and signed a US$575 million credit agreement with a group of banks led by Banco Santander and Citibank to finance the construction of the rig. The rig was delivered by...

2011-03-24 17:53:00

HOUSTON, March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) announced that it is determined to seek a new credit facility to refinance its existing line of credit which expires on September 30, 2011. In conjunction with any new credit facility, the Board anticipates the adoption of a dividend policy to provide distributions to its shareholders within the terms of the new credit facility and the capital and liquidity requirements of the Company. Restrictions in the...

2011-02-24 16:30:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) today reported that its subsidiary, Northern Offshore U.K. Limited, was awarded a contract with Maersk Olie og Gas AS ("Maersk"), for the jackup Energy Endeavour. The award is subject to approval by the Danish Energy Authority. The contract, for operations in the Danish Sector of the North Sea, has an initial duration of one year and is scheduled to commence in early April 2011. Maersk has options to...


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