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Throughout this website we link to a number of external resources, company websites and those belonging to our contributors. These are listed below.

General Websites

Offshore 121
Community site for offshore workers and their families.
Seadrill Fleet
Sleipner CO2 Reinjection Project
Burying of greenhouse gases under the sea bed to reduce global warming.
Stacey Visits an Offshore Oil Rig
A nice description of working offshore for kids.
The Hunterston Oilrig Story aka Maureen Alpha
Virtual Tour of the Captain Platform
If you've never been offshore, this website gives you a great idea of what it's like.

Contributor's Websites

Andrew Dowsett
Andrew is a professional photographer, living on the shores of the Cromarty Firth.
GSP PROMETEU GRUP SERVICII PETROLIERE (GSP) performs offshore drilling, offering at the same time engineering and technical consultancy. The company operates its 5 offshore drilling rigs: GSP Atlas...
Bjorn Ottosen
Calum Davidson
Chad Teer
Erik Christensen
Ieuan Dolby
Ieuan is a Chief Engineer wit...
Jean-Noël O'Connor
Kees Helder
Laurie K. Gilbert
Aerial Marine Media are offshore marine photographic and cinematographic experts operating globally from Malaysia .
Scotavia Images
Scotavia Images provides a quality aerial and commercial photography service primarily for Scotland. We have amongst our clients some of the top companies active in tourism, leisure, construction and ...
Terry Cavner
Victor G Mercieca
Aerial photographs from the sea around Malta.
Wim Kosten

Companies Websites

The Swiss-based Allseas Group, founded in 1985 and headed by Edward Heerema, is a global leader in offshore pipeline installation and subsea construction.
Amerada Hess
Amoco Corporation, originally Standard Oil Company (Indiana), was a global chemical and oil company, founded in 1889 around a refinery located in Whiting, Indiana. It later absorbed the American Oil C...
Atwood Oceanics
Since its foundation in 1978, Bluewater has built a technological lead specialising in design, development, lease and operation of tanker-based production and storage systems, and has become a leading...
BP (British Petroleum) plc is the third largest global energy company, the 5th largest company in the world, Britain's largest company, a multinational oil company ("oil major") with headquarters in S...
Conoco Philips
ConocoPhillips Company (NYSE: COP) is an international energy corporation with its headquarters located in Houston, Texas in the United States, and has offices located worldwide. It is the fifth large...
COSL Drilling
COSL Drilling Europe AS is a subsidiary to China Oilfield Services Limited, Beijing, China. COSL Drilling Europe AS is located in Stavanger, Norway. COSL Drilling Europe AS owns two accommodation u...
Diamond Offshore
Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc., a leading deepwater drilling contractor, owns and operates one of the largest fleets of offshore drilling units in the world. The company's diverse fleet consists of 3...
Dolphin Drilling
Dolphin Drilling Ltd and its sister company Dolphin a.s. based in Stavanger, Norway represent the drilling contracting business of Fred. Olsen Energy ASA. Dolphin Drilling Ltd manages a fleet inclu...
Ensco International
Ensco International plc (NYSE: ESV) brings energy to the world as a global provider of offshore drilling services to the petroleum industry. With a fleet of ultra-deepwater semisubmersible and premium...
Essar Energy
The Exploration and Production business of the company has participating interests in several hydrocarbon blocks for exploration and production of oil & gas. This includes the Ratna and R-Series field...
Falkland Oil & Gas Ltd
Falkland Oil and Gas Limited (" FOGL") is an AIM-listed oil and gas exploration company operating in the undrilled South and East Falkland Basins, potentially a new petroleum province in the South Atl...
Gazprom is one of the world’s largest energy companies. Its major business lines are geological exploration, production, transportation, storage, processing and marketing of hydrocarbons as well as ...
GRUP SERVICII PETROLIERE (GSP) performs offshore drilling, offering at the same time engineering and technical consultancy. The company operates its 5 offshore drilling rigs: GSP Atlas, GSP Saturn, GS...
Island Offshore
The Island Offshore Group is a leading provider of services to the offshore industry ranging from Platform Supply and Anchor Handling to Advanced Subsea Operations including Increased Oil Recovery (IO...
Lamprell plc is a leading contractor in the Arabian Gulf, whose three primary facilities are in Port Khalid and the Hamriyah Free Zone, both of which are in the Emirate of Sharjah in the United Arab E...
The A.P. Moller - Maersk Group (Danish: A.P. Møller - Mærsk Gruppen) is a Danish business conglomerate more commonly known simply as Maersk.[1] Maersk has activities in a variety of business sectors...
Marathon Oil Corporation NYSE: MRO, headquartered in Houston, Texas, is a worldwide oil and natural gas exploration and production company. Principal exploration activities are in the United States, N...
MODEC is a general contractor specializing in engineering, procurement, construction and installation of floating production systems including Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessels...
Noble Corporation celebrates its 88th anniversary in 2009. Very few companies, and even fewer drilling contractors, can claim this milestone. The Company's proactive style of management has guided it ...
Northern Offshore Ltd
Oceaneering is a global oilfield provider of engineered services and products primarily to the offshore oil and gas industry, with a focus on deepwater applications.
Odfjell Drilling
Odfjell Drilling is an experienced contractor for drilling operations on fixed and floating production platforms in the North Sea.The company currently has contracts for 23 fixed and mobile units in t...
Petrobras, short for Petróleo Brasileiro S.A., is a semi-public Brazilian multinational energy company headquartered in Rio de Janeiro. It is the largest company in Latin America by market capitaliza...
Pride International
Pride International is one of the world's largest offshore drilling companies with an increasing focus on deepwater and other high-specification drilling solutions.
Prosafe is the world's leading owner and operator of semi-submersible accommodation and service rigs. It has a fleet of 12 accommodation rigs or 'flotels'.
Rowan provides contract drilling services utilizing a fleet of 23 self-elevating mobile offshore drilling platforms (jack-up rigs) and 32 deep-well land rigs.
Seadrill is an international offshore drilling contractor providing services within drilling and well services. Together with partners, the company has 42 drilling units, of which 10 are under cons...
Sevan Marine
Sevan Marine ASA is listed on Oslo Børs (ticker SEVAN) and has developed a cylinder shaped floater, suitable for all offshore environments. Presently, Sevan Marine has four FPSO contracts, including ...
Royal Dutch Shell plc, commonly known simply as Shell, is a multinational petroleum company of Dutch and British origins. One of the six "supermajors" (vertically integrated private sector oil explora...
Songa Offshore
Songa Offshore is an offshore drilling company operating 5 semi-submersible rigs and one drill ship. The company is headquartered in Limassol (Cyprus), and currently has operating offices in Oslo, ...
Statoil ASA was a Norwegian petroleum company established in 1972, now part of StatoilHydro. The brand Statoil is retained as a chain of fuel stations owned by StatoilHydro. Statoil was the largest pe...
Talisman Energy Inc. is an independent upstream oil and gas company headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Talisman has operations in Canada and its subsidiaries operate in the UK, Norway, Southe...
Technip operates in three segments of the world oil and gas market: Subsea, Offshore and Onshore. This market represents 97% of the Group’s revenues. On behalf of its clients, for the most par...
Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) is the world's fourth largest non-government energy company. Headquartered in San Ramon, California, USA, and active in more than 180 countries, it is engaged in every ...
Total S.A. (Euronext: FP, NYSE: TOT) is an oil company headquartered in Paris, France, and one of the six "Supermajor" oil companies in the world. Its businesses cover the entire oil and gas chain, fr...
Transocean LTD. NYSE: RIG is the world's largest offshore drilling contractor. The company rents out floating, mobile drill rigs, along with the equipment and personnel needed for operations, to oil a...

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