Newscap week 45

Published Nov 5, 2013

Scandoil Newsletter

Exploration extracts

DNO International tests 5,900 barrels per day at Yemen discovery well
DNO International ASA has tested 5,900 barrels per day of 36º API crude oil from the Salsala-1 exploration well drilled in Block 32, the Republic ...

Trinity Valley completes 10 hole coring program at Days Chapel
Trinity Exploration & Production commences TGAL-1 exploration...
Lekoil provides OPL310 drilling update
PetroNova spuds first well on the PUT-2 Block
Tullow Oil's Wisting Alternative well reaches Total Depth
Recovery Energy provides update on its North Wattenberg prospect
Rig market

Calmena Energy provides strategic update
Calmena Energy Services Inc. announces an update on operations and its ongoing strategic process. Mexico contract drilling is beginning to show signs of recovery...

Octagon 88 Resources announces Elkton service rig arrival
Environmental Drilling appoints CEO and Business Development...
Supplier Contracts

Kongsberg awarded Advanced Offshore Systems Contracts for several new projects in Asia
Kongsberg Maritime has recently been awarded separate contracts with three major shipyards in Asia for major technology deliveries to specialist offshore vessels ...

Dolphin awarded additional North Sea 4D seismic contracts for...
BMT provides EPRMS and IRMS for Anadarko Heidelberg
Wood Group GTS awarded 6-year Frame 3 term maintenance...
Subsea 7 S.A. awarded contract offshore Ghana
Petrofac/Bonatti awarded US$650m EPC project
Petrobras signs LoI for the chartering of another FPSO to operate...
Subsea 7 S.A. awarded contract offshore Brazil
Cape secures access contract in Thailand
Company news / Financial

Aker Solutions sells mooring and loading systems business to Cargotec
Aker Solutions agreed to sell its mooring and loading systems business to Cargotec for an enterprise value of NOK 1.4 billion, or about EUR 180 million...

Spectra Energy and Spectra Energy Partners close on drop-down...
PA Resources announces successful Mer Profond Sud farm-out...
RMP Energy closes asset purchase in West Central Alberta
Tethys Petroleum announces farm-out on Kazakhstan assets
Statoil completes transaction with OMV
Hoover Container Solutions acquires Tote Systems LLC, Liquid Div
EMAS awarded US$110 million worth of new projects
Wood Group PSN secures contract extension for Shell gas plants

New energy business

Eni launches the Green Data Centre
A little more than two years after laying the foundation stone, Eni has opened its new Green Data Centre in Ferrera Erbognone (Pavia). The building will host Eni's central...


Shell moves ahead with 80,000 barrel per day Carmon Creek project
Royal Dutch Shell plc announced its decision to proceed with its Carmon Creek project in Alberta, Canada, expected to produce up to 80,000 barrels of oil per day. Carmon Creek is a thermal in situ project that is 100 per cent Shell owned and will be part of the...

Painted Pony Petroleum provides production and Montney ops...
Gulf Keystone: Akri-Bijeel Block declared commercial
Nitro Petroleum provides update on Giant 2-21
Suncor Energy and partners proceeding with Fort Hills oil sands...
Suizhong 36-1 Phase II adjustment project starts production
FX Energy plans frac of Gorka Duchowna well


Schlumberger Releases Wireless Downhole Reservoir Testing System
Schlumberger has released the Quartet downhole reservoir testing system enabled by Muzic wireless telemetry, which provides data in real time for validation so that critical information is available to meet the well test objectives...

Aquaterra Energy showcases offshore innovation at ADIPEC
Cobham SATCOM: ... New SAILOR Touch Screen Navtex
Technology can help reduce production costs, says Petrobras...
CNL Software and Western Advance win LNG security project...

Shipping / Yard News

New sailing routes from the supply bases in Southern Norway
Statoil has decided to alter its sailing routes from the supply bases in Southern Norway to the platforms in the North Sea. The decision is a result of ...

LNG storage tanks installed in the World’s first FLNG
Third PSV ‘World Pearl’ delivered to World Wide Supply
ITIC issues warning on forged documents
Dynagas chooses GE Power Conversion for Sustainable Marine...
More than 450 t for Topside off the Canadian coast
The Switch introduces new game-changing drive train technology to the shipbuilding sector

General News

CIS Group Introduces Subsea Piiling Services & Remotely-operated Subsea Piling System
Conductor Installation Services Ltd (CIS), an Acteon company, has launched a new service line: Subsea Piling Services. The announcement coincides with the introduction of the new CIS Subsea Piling System, a remotely-operated system that the company developed to drive piles...

Statoil appoints new Tanzania country manager
Pura Vida to acquire 50% interest in Ambilobe Block, offshore...
APPLUS+ gains international accreditation for new Norwegian lab
Ascent Resources signs key contracts in Slovenia
Enbridge to develop $1.4 billion Norlite diluent pipeline
Statoil announces 2013 third quarter results

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