Newscap week 48

Published Nov 26, 2013

Scandoil Newsletter

Exploration extracts

Dana Petroleum makes oil discovery in Moray Firth
Dana Petroleum has made an oil discovery in the Moray Firth following the drilling of the Liberator exploration well...

Andes Energia awarded a new exploration licence in Paraguay
Tap Oil provides update on the Malida-1 exploration well
Innocent signs new Joint Venture to explore for oil and gas
Senex Energy announces new oil discovery at Worrior oil field
Dana Petroleum makes oil discovery in Moray Firth
Tullow Oil finds oil in northern Kenya
Petrobras completes well in Right's Transfer area
Lundin Petroleum completes Torvastad exploration well in PL501
Rig market

Fugro’s new geotechnical drilling vessel for Asia Pacific
Fugro Voyager, a purpose built DP2 geotechnical drilling vessel, is entering service with Fugro’s Offshore Geotechnical Division to expand its operations...

Claxton provides innovative solution for drilling schedule change
Norwegian Petroleum Directorate grant Total a drilling permit
Transocean Ltd. provides fleet update summary
BP adds 2 drilling rigs in Deepwater Gulf of Mexico
Supplier Contracts

Prosafe signs $98 million contract with BP
Prosafe has signed a contract with BP Exploration Operating Company Limited ('BP') for the Safe Caledonia to provide accommodation support at the Eastern Trough Area Project (ETAP) in the UK sector of the North Sea...

Sasol selects Technip as FEED contractor for US gas-to-liquids...
DOF Subsea AS awarded several contract
Clough AMEC awarded contract extension
Aker Solutions wins two-year option extension from Statoil
Kentz awarded 5 year engineering framework agreement for...
Kentz awarded US$190 million contract with Qatar Petroleum
Company news / Financial

Aker Solutions sells well-intervention services business to EQT
Aker Solutions agreed today to sell its well-intervention services business area to EQT, a Swedish private equity fund, for an....

Saratoga Resources refinances $27.3 million of existing notes...
Comstock Resources to acquire interests in East Texas Eagle Ford
Plexus Holdings extends Centrica production well contract
Global Chemical Company into America with new products and...
Novatek and Gazprom Neft increase their stakes in SeverEnergia
Comstock Resources secures new $1 billion bank credit...

New energy business

Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm to base O&M activities from Great Yarmouth
Dudgeon Offshore Wind Ltd has decided to go further with Great Yarmouth as the preferred harbour location for the operation and maintenance activities...

Royal HaskoningDHV & TIRASA sign hydropower agreement in...
FoundOcean leads latest wind-industry development off the northeast coast of the UK


Faroe Petroleum updates the status of the Njord production facility
Faroe Petroleum provides an update on the status of the Njord production facility (Faroe 7.5%). As previously announced on 26 September 2013, the Njord operator...

Miller Energy announces initial production of the Sword No.1 well
DualEx provides operational update on BHN-1 well in Tunisia
Atlantic Petroleum temporarily suspended production from the...
Zeta Petroleum provides final production test results of Jimbolia...
BG Group announce first gas production from UK Jasmine field
Iofina announce record October production


GE Oil & Gas’ Zenith Technology achieves reliability milestone in high temperature well monitoring
Demonstrating GE’s growing monitoring capabilities for the artificial lift sector, GE Oil & Gas’ Zenith HT™ high temperature well monitoring technology...

Hydratight launch new accessory for their range of clamshells
Centek launches UROS-CT for deep water wells
Dolphin secures two additional seismic contract in West Africa
Unique System FZE supplies monitoring system to ADOC
Flowrox launches new industrial valve for processing abrasive...
Baker Hughes and DuPont Chemical Solutions collaborate on...

Shipping / Yard News

Keppel wins another jackup order worth around US$265 million from Ensco
Keppel FELS Limited (Keppel FELS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M), has secured a contract to build a repeat...

Keppel Corporation appoints Chan Hon Chew as Group CFO

General News

Statoil and NASA finalise research agreement
Statoil and the National Aeronautical and Space Administration (NASA) have formed a partnership to explore how technologies and knowledge from the...

PPE wins prestigious manufacturer of the year award
BP makes Gulf of Mexico environmental data publicly available
AlMansoori Specialized Engineering wins UAE Business Award
Statoil accepts Oseberg C fine
Short film reinforces drive for common global training standards...
Innocent signs new Joint Venture to explore for oil and gas

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