Tag: Beaufort Sea

Shell may drill off the coast of Alaska

Royal Dutch Shell has gained permission from the US Government to drill for oil and gas in the Beaufort Sea off the coast of Alaska.

USA: drilling rig

BP Exploration Alaska Inc., a division of BP PLC, has signed a contract with Houston-based Parker Drilling Co. to build, deliver, and commission a new ultraextended-reach drilling rig for Liberty field in the Beaufort Sea off Alaska.