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  • Jan 16, 2021
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For December we had over 21k article views, here we will cover the top 5!

News from NOV, Pacific, ExxonMobil, MHWirth and Seadrill

We know that it's not that easy at the moment but we wish all of you well wherever you are, thanks for reading with us and we wish you a great start to January!

Stay safe!

 

National Oilwell Varco to change its name

 

Pacific Drilling receives overwhelming acceptance for plan of reorganization

 

ExxonMobil and Seadrill ready the Saturn for operations in Campos and Santos Basin

 

MHWirth receives suspension notice from KFELS

 

Seadrill Partners files for bankruptcy

 

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