Sky-Futures completes first ever drone inspection in the GoM for the O&G industryJan 25, 2016
Sky-Futures, the provider of drone inspection services for the global oil and gas industry, last week completed the first ever oil and gas inspection by drone in the Gulf of Mexico for a global oil and gas service and drilling company.The inspection is the first ever legally carried out in the Gulf of Mexico by a drone for the oil and gas industry. It comes just over 10 months after Sky-Futures received the 46th Section 333 Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) Exemption Certificate to operate drones in the USA,
Petsec Energy to install platform jacket for hummer exploration wellJan 21, 2016
Petsec Energy advised that a platform jacket will be fabricated and installed over the Main Pass Block 270 #3 BP 1 well on its Hummer exploration prospect.
88 Energy observes oil / condensate leaching from HRZ coreJan 21, 2016
88 Energy Limited updates on the evaluation of the core over the HRZ interval from the recently drilled Icewine#1 exploration well.
Tamarack Valley Energy achieves record fourth quarter 2015 productionJan 20, 2016
Tamarack Valley Energy Ltd. says that a successful second half 2015 drilling program in the Wilson Creek and Alder Flats areas of Alberta contributed to a record fourth quarter
Rockhopper and Falkland scheme of arrangement becomes effectiveJan 19, 2016
On 24 November 2015, the boards of Rockhopper and FOGL had reached agreement on the terms of a recommended all-share merger to be effected by means of a Court-sanctioned
Gran Tierra to acquire consolidating interests in the Putumayo-7 BlockJan 18, 2016
Gran Tierra Energy Inc. has entered into an agreement with PetroGranada Limited to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of PetroGranada Colombia Limited.
Petrobras reports adjustments to the 2015-2019 business and management planJan 14, 2016
Petrobras says that its Board of Directors has approved certain adjustments to the 2015-2019 Business and Management Plan (2015-2019 BMP).
88 Energy records oil shows at Icewine #1 wellDec 30, 2015
88 Energy Limited says that Icewine#1 reached its planned Total Depth of 11,600' on 24th December at 0008 (AK time), having successfully achieved all of the primary
Marquee Energy completes private placementDec 28, 2015
Marquee Energy Ltd. has completed its previously announced private placement. Due to oversubscription the Company issued a total of 2,824,967 common shares in the capital
Pemex extends Fugro offshore geophysical and geotechnical campaignDec 25, 2015
The contract extension is valued at approximately USD 20 million and the workscope includes geophysical and geotechnical field operations, laboratory testing and
LGO Energy no longer in active discussions to acquire Trinity-InnissDec 25, 2015
LGO clarifies that whilst formal negotiations with the owners of FRAM Exploration (Trinidad) Limited, which holds the Trinity-Inniss Incremental Production Services Contract
Hawk Exploration amends bank credit facilityDec 24, 2015
Hawk Exploration Ltd. Says that the $2 million principal payment on its term loan facility that was due on December 31, 2015 has been extended to May 31, 2016.
Schlumberger executes contract with Statoil for multiclient wide-azimuth deepwater seismic surveyDec 23, 2015
Schlumberger and Statoil Gulf of Mexico LLC have signed an agreement to license a large part of the WesternGeco Campeche wide-azimuth (WAZ) deepwater multiclient seismic
88 Energy continues drilling on Icewine #1Dec 22, 2015
88 Energy Limited says that core was successfully acquired in the HRZ interval from 11,075' - 11,165' with a 96% recovery factor.
Weatherford lands world's heaviest casing stringDec 18, 2015
Weatherford achieved a new world record by landing a 1,180-ton (2,360,700-lb) casing string at a total depth of 26,805 ft (8,170 m). The job was performed on a deepwater
Leucrotta Exploration updates Canada drilling programDec 17, 2015
Leucrotta Exploration Inc. is pleased to announce an update on its fall drilling program.
Leucrotta had previously announced that it would drill and
First Subsea completes Heidelberg Spar MooringDec 17, 2015
Deepwater mooring company, First Subsea Ltd, has completed the installation of subsea mooring connectors for Anadarko Petroleum Corp's Heidelberg truss spar platform moored in 5,310ft (1,620 m) of water in field development in the Gulf of Mexico.
The 23,000-ton spar has been moored by nine Series III Ballgrab ball and taper mooring connectors attached to polyester mooring lines. The connector's male mandrels are manufactured in compliance with American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) 2009 Approval for specialist subsea mooring connectors.
Bibby Offshore secures decommissioning project in the Gulf of MexicoDec 16, 2015
Bibby Offshore Holdings Limited announces an update on its North American operations, including a significant contract win with a leading international oil company by Bibby
Technip awarded a subsea contract for the Odd Job deepwater field in the GoMDec 16, 2015
Technip has been awarded a lump sum contract by Deep Gulf Energy II, LLC for the development of the Odd Job field. This ultra deepwater field is located in Mississippi Canyon,
Cash Strapped Petrobras Attempts to Sell Pre-Salt AreasDec 16, 2015
“Our strong operational result was consumed by a decline in the exchange rate,” Petrobras Chief Financial Officer Ivan Monteiro told reporters in Rio de Janeiro. Petrobras posted a loss of USD1.01 billion in the third quarter....
Mart Resources and Delta Oil terminate arrangement agreementDec 15, 2015
Mart Resources, Inc. says that, due to prevailing market and industry conditions, Mart and Delta Oil Nigeria B.V. (Delta) have mutually agreed to terminate the arrangement agreement
88 Energy advance as Icewine well reaches “critical juncture”Dec 15, 2015
88 Energy shares advanced on Monday morning after the company told investors that its drill programme at the Icewine project, onshore Alaska, had reached a “critical juncture”.
Select Sands closes previously announced private placementDec 14, 2015
Select Sands Corp. announced that there will be no further closings under its previously announced private placement. On November 12, 2015 the Company has announced that
Saturn Minerals adds Wayne Slemp to its Advisory BoardDec 14, 2015
Saturn Minerals Inc. says that Wayne Slemp has joined the Advisory Board and is significantly bolstering the Company's operating technical team with regard to the Company's oil and gas projects.