First Steel Cut on Maersk Oil’s Culzean TopsidesApr 8, 2016
Fabrication of the billion dollar topsides destined for the Maersk Oil operated USD 4.5 billion UK North Sea megaproject, Culzean has begun.
Construction Start on Johan Sverdrup PlatformApr 1, 2016
Statoil reports that apprentice Jens Erik Eriksen in Kværner and Norway’s minister of petroleum and energy Tord Lien marked the construction start on the Johan Sverdrup...
Eni Enters into the Upstream of MoroccoMar 30, 2016
Eni has signed a Farm-Out Agreement (FOA) with Chariot Oil & Gas to enter into Rabat Deep Offshore exploration permits I-VI, located in the Northern Atlantic Margin of Morocco.
Eni Awarded New Offshore Ghana Exploration LicenceMar 30, 2016
Eni has been awarded a new exploration licence, the Cape Three Points Block 4, located in the prolific Tano basin, offshore Ghana.
Research to Study Decommissioning of Subsea StructuresMar 28, 2016
Research that will support decommissioning by exploring approaches to the recovery of subsea structures is to be carried out by...
Eni Starts Goliat ProductionMar 15, 2016
Eni has reported the start production on the Goliat field, located 85 kilometres northwest of Hammerfest, within Production License 229, in a ice-free area in the Barents Sea off Norway.
Industry Project on Subsea Processing Pumping StandardizationMar 9, 2016
A joint industry project (JIP) to standardize subsea processing systems has been kick-started by DNV GL with industry partners Petrobras, Shell, Statoil and Woodside...
New Decommissioning Industry PartnershipMar 9, 2016
Two dynamic Aberdeen companies have built on an established collaboration partnership to offer clients an integrated service to support and manage their decommissioning activities.
Asset Guardian Solutions Software SelectedMar 3, 2016
Asset Guardian Solutions Ltd (AGSL), which specialises in protecting companies’ process control software assets, announced that Total E&P UK has selected its software management platform...
Gas Modelling for Australia Pacific LNGMar 3, 2016
Xodus Group has delivered a new Integrated Production Modelling simulation suite for Origin to run complex scheduling scenarios for the Australia Pacific LNG project.
Noreco Sale of Norwegian Exploration ActivitiesMar 2, 2016
Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco) has announced that its fully owned subsidiary Noreco Norway AS (Noreco Norway) has entered into a Sale and Purchase Agreement with...
Masirah Oil commences drilling in Oman’s offshore Block 50Feb 29, 2016
Masirah Oil Limited and its partners has started the drilling of exploration well Manarah-1 in Block 50 Oman. The prospect Manarah-1 is targeted for a depth of more than 3 km,
Genel Energy issues Taq Taq reserves updateFeb 29, 2016
Genel Energy issues its reserves position at the Taq Taq field (Genel 44% working interest). In its Trading and Operations Update on 20 January 2016, the Company
88 Energy updates evaluation for Icewine #1 wellFeb 29, 2016
88 Energy Limited updates the evaluation and integration of the core with log data over the HRZ interval from the recently drilled Icewine#1 exploration well.
Pantheon completes a diagnostic spinner survey on VOS#1 discoveryFeb 29, 2016
Pantheon Resources says that having earlier completed a pressure build up test on the VOS#1 discovery, the operator Vision has completed a diagnostic spinner survey in order
Sound Energy to mobilise rig for Tendrara licence areaFeb 29, 2016
Sound Energy has commenced the mobilisation of the National 110 UE (1500 HP) traditional rig for the upcoming first well at the Company's Tendrara licence area, onshore Morocco
Nostra Terra Oil & Gas to drill Paw Paw prospectFeb 29, 2016
Nostra Terra says that in December the company declared the approval of an Exploratory Unit by the Bureau of Land Management, which creates numerous benefits such as a single commercial
SOCO to plug and abandon Baobab Marine-1 wellFeb 29, 2016
SOCO International says that the Baobab Marine-1 ('BABM-1') commitment well drilled in the Mer Profonde Sud Block, located in the Lower Congo Basin, offshore the
Lonestar declares 30% increase in proved reservesFeb 29, 2016
Lonestar Resources Ltd. Says that its proved reserves as of December 31, 2015 were 40.2 million barrels of oil equivalent (MMBOE), an increase of 30% over year end 2014 proved reserves of 31.0 MMBOE.
Eni’s successful exploration in EgyptFeb 29, 2016
Eni has successfully drilled the 'Nidoco North 1X' well, in the exploration prospect of 'Nooros East', located in the Abu Madi West license, in the Nile Delta, Egypt.
Lukoil starts exploration at Vostochno-Taimyrsky blockFeb 29, 2016
LUKOIL has started the first stage of exploration activities at the Vostochno-Taimyrsky license block in the Krasnoyarsk region ahead of time. This stage of
Black Platinum plans drilling for 2 East Natuna blocksFeb 26, 2016
Black Platinum Energy Ltd. has plans to forge ahead with exploration and appraisal/development activities to prove up its shallow gas plays in East Natuna, offshore
NPD reports slight increase in the resource base on the Norwegian shelfFeb 26, 2016
The NPD's estimate of total discovered and undiscovered petroleum resources on the Norwegian continental shelf has increased with 0.1 billion standard cubic metres of oil
Fluor Consortium delivers natural gas development project in BrazilFeb 26, 2016
Fluor Corporation says that its consortium has met substantial completion on the Gavião Branco facility in the state of Maranhão, Brazil, turning it over to Parnaíba Gás Natural (PGN), Brazil’s leading private gas