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  • Aker Energy CEO Resigns

    Aker Energy's board of directors has named Svein Jakob Liknes as acting chief executive officer following the decision by Jan Arve Haugan to resign.
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  • Pemex's Oil Find May Not Be a Silver Bullet

    The discovery is a welcome development for the beleaguered driller that has experienced almost 15 years of output declines.
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  • Baker Hughes Awards Kuwait Drilling Contracts

    Baker Hughes has awarded ADES International Holding a pair of deep drilling contracts.
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  • Tullow CEO Resigns

    Paul McDade has resigned from the Tullow board by mutual agreement and with immediate effect.
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  • Petrofac Mulls Offshore Oil Asset Sale in Malaysia

    Petrofac Ltd., the U.K.-listed oilfield service provider, is weighing a sale of its Malaysian assets for about $300 million.
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  • Solstad Announces Several Contract Awards in Dec

    Solstad Offshore ASA has announced several contract awards this month already.
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  • Providence Founder Steps Down

    Tony O'Reilly has stepped down from the position of chief executive officer of Providence Resources and resigned from the board with immediate effect.
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  • Tallgrass Names New President

    Sheehy's previous tenure at Tallgrass extended from 2012 to early 2018.
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  • Halliburton Shutters Oklahoma Office, Cuts 800 Jobs

    The Houston-based oilfield services giant will be closing its office in El Reno, Oklahoma and laying off more than 800 employees.
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  • Repsol Sets Net Zero Goal

    Repsol revealed Monday that it aims to be a net zero emissions company by 2050.
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  • NOV, Pumpco Energy Services Cut Jobs in Texas

    Two oilfield services companies have conducted layoffs in Texas, according to notices received by the Texas Workforce Commission.
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  • New Subsea Era Could Begin with Power Tech

    This rendering shows the layout of a subsea substation. IMAGE SOURCE: ABB
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  • Babcock Gets North Sea Aviation Support Contract

    Babcock has secured a new three-year contract to provide Serica Energy with offshore helicopter crew transport services.
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  • Delek Group Appoints New CEO

    Delek Group appoints Idan Wallace as its new chief executive officer.
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  • Finance Expert Elected to Exxon Board

    Exxon Mobil Corporation revealed Tuesday that Joseph L. Hooley has been elected to the company's board of directors.
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  • Cairn Exits Norway

    Cairn Energy plc has entered into an agreement to sell the entire share capital of Capricorn Norge AS, the company's wholly owned subsidiary in Norway.
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  • Exxon Awards Valaris 21-well GOM Contract

    Offshore drilling contractor Valaris plc reported late Monday that it has won a 21-well contract with ExxonMobil Corp.
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  • US Frac Sand Supplier Cuts 10% of Workforce

    Frac sand supplier U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. has cut 230 employees as it grapples with the current challenges in its energy markets.
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  • Akastor Appoints New CFO

    Oil services investment company Akastor has appointed Oyvind Paaske as its new chief financial officer.
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  • OGUK Launches Educational Campaign

    Oil & Gas UK is challenging the UK to put its energy knowledge to the test as part of a new educational campaign.
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