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  1. First LNG Fuelled Tug for Middle East by WartsilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Marine News

    ... outstanding shares of Paragon Offshore plc reported that it has acquired 52,749,014 shares of Prospector Offshore Drilling S.A., a publicly traded offshore drilling company listed on Oslo Axess. Containers Adrift in Oakland Estuary Containers fell ...

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  2. Halliburton Plans to Sell Less Baker Assets Than ExpectedRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... that's how Halliburton expects to get out of it." One area of scrutiny for antitrust regulators will be offshore drilling services in the Gulf of Mexico , said Andrew Cosgrove, an energy analyst with Bloomberg Intelligence. Oil producers primarily ...

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  3. Make My DayRUBBER Stamps Make Editors LazyRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2010 | American Reporter

    DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- If the old definition of a conservative is "a liberal who's been mugged," is the new definition of a liberal now "a conservative who's had his beachfront property coated in crude oil?" So many Americans today say they hate government, until they need its help and change their tune.

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  4. Tubular BellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    An offshore supply vessel installs the topside structure of the Hess Gulfstar oil platform at the Tubular Bells field in March 2014. Hess Corp. said Monday Nov. 17, 2014 it has started production at Tubular Bells, which is located about 135 miles southest of New Orleans in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico.

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  5. Deepwater Horizon Judge Won't Amend Order; BP Still Grossly NegligentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | FindLaw

    You'll recall that back in September, Judge Carl Barbier laid out a comprehensive, 153-page order filled with 111 pages of facts that concluded BP was grossly negligent in the operation of the Deepwater Horizon offshore drilling rig, leading to the largest marine oil spill in history. BP's beef with Barbier's findings centered around expert testimony that it said the court improperly relied on in making its factual conclusions.

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  6. Expect More Energy M&A Following Halliburton-Baker Hughes HookupRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Barron's

    ... be triggered to consolidate if current weakness persists. The theme could nevertheless be premature in offshore drilling as larger players ( Diamond Offshore Drilling ( DO )/Transocean/Seadrill) are still addressing dividend concerns while smaller ...

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  7. Offshore Drilling: Gulf of Mexico Heading for a New Record Despite Oil Price PlungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    ... approved was the $6 billion ) . The partners expect first oil on the project in 2018. However, the list of offshore drilling projects beyond that could be limited by the drop in oil prices. In addition to that, other once promising prospects are ...

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  8. Rowan Companies: A Potential Long-Term Value CreatorRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | GuruFocus.com

    ... The company's fleet is therefore top class and positioned to deliver even better results when the offshore drilling market recovers. The second big reason to be bullish on Rowan Companies is the current order backlog and the revenue visibility it ...

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  9. The WilliesWHAT Would I do Without Them?Read the original story

    May 11, 2010 | American Reporter

    As we watch hundreds of thousands of gallons of oil gush into the Gulf of Mexico after the the explosion and sinking of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil platform, perhaps this is another wake-up call to start moving our economy away from fossil fuels and toward renewable energy. It's not a far-fetched idea.

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  10. What Shell's Ninth Circuit Loss Means for Preemptive Lawsuits Under the APARead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | Environmental Law Prof Blog

    On Wednesday, the Ninth Circuit issued a ruling in Shell Gulf of Mexico, Inc. v. Center for Biological Diversity , holding that Shell could not use the Declaratory Judgment Act and the APA to preemptively curtail twelve environmental groups' ability to seek judicial review of federal approvals of its oil spill response plans for offshore drilling activities in the Arctic.

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  11. Offshore Drilling: Choppy Seas Continue With $2.76 Billion Rig Write-down, More Oil Found in SenegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    The offshore drilling industry has had its ups and downs of late. This week was no different as Transocean Ltd reported a very steep writedown of its goodwill and rig fleet while signaling that there were dark days yet ahead.

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  12. On Native GroundELENA Kagan: a Good, but not Great, Pick for the Supreme CourtRead the original story

    May 13, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... 2010 ballot to forever ban offshore oil drilling in Florida waters. Calling for a special session to ban offshore drilling, Gov. Charlie Crist is opposed by Rep. Dean Cannon (R-Orlando), a hand-picked replacement for former House speaker Marco ...

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  13. Oilfield Services Notes: Halliburton-Baker Hughes Merger Talks, Falling U.S. Oil Rig CountRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... deepwater drilling markets. Here's a quick look at the news that mattered for the oilfield services and offshore drilling sector. Halliburton - the second largest oilfield services company - is in talks to acquire Baker Hughes, the third largest ...

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  14. Seadrill: Anxiety And Panic Won't Get You Anywhere, But Reason WillRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    The offshore drilling business was not the best sector to invest in 2014: Most offshore drillers are down sharply this year causing investors scratching their heads whether they should sell their shares into weakness or double down. And it is no secret that I chose the second option.

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  15. BP gross negligence ruling: Federal judge rejects attempts to amend judgmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    In this Wednesday, April 21, 2010 aerial file photo taken in the Gulf of Mexico, more than 50 miles southeast of Venice on Louisiana's tip, the Deepwater Horizon oil rig is seen burning. The oil platform that burned for 36 hours after a massive explosion sank into the Gulf of Mexico on Thursday, April 22, 2010, the U.S. Coast Guard said.

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  16. Net Neutrality Is A Bad Idea Supported By Poor AnalogiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... pick winners and losers in the marketplace for energy services and ideas where he is working hard to make offshore drilling, coal, and shale oil losers while attempting to turn solar, wind, and other renewables into winners. He has similarly ...

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  17. Sidewinder Strengthens Senior Management with Two PromotionsRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Sys-Con Media

    ... held the position of Vice President of Business Development for Scorpion Offshore, an international offshore drilling contractor which was acquired by Seadrill Ltd. in 2010. Prior to joining Scorpion Offshore, he held operational, marketing, ...

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  18. Federal Court Tosses Shell Oil Company's Preemptive Suit Against Environmental GroupsRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... already shown, Shell's drilling plans in the Arctic are severely flawed. Shell is not equipped to handle offshore drilling in some of the world's most treacherous waters, and we'll continue to do all we can to stop them from endangering the precious ...

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  19. Seadrill: What The West Vela Sale MeansRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... sold to a SDRL subsidiary eight months prior. The price differential points to the weakness in the offshore drilling market because SDRL cannot push down the drill ship at above-market prices. The cash proceeds from the deal were also less than the ...

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  20. Cutter Suction Dredge CSD500 from DamenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Marine News

    ... currently works on a land reclamation job near Warri. Transocean Ltd, the owner of the world's largest offshore drilling fleet, said it was likely to retire additional rigs as the company continued to face pressure Richard Sadler, CEO of Lloyd's ...

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