Newscap week 50

Published Dec 10, 2013

Scandoil Newsletter

Exploration extracts

Statoil makes another high-impact natural gas discovery offshore Tanzania
Tanzania. The discovery of an additional 2-3 trillion cubic feet...

Salamander Energy to drill deeper secondary targets at WK-1
New oil and gas discovery in the Johan Castberg area
Senex announces 31 metres of net oil pay and discovers new oil...
KrisEnergy announces Vietnam Cua Lo 1 ST-1 exploration well...
Max Petroleum announces successful appraisal well at Sagiz West
Woodside awarded new exploration permits offshore New Zealand
Rig market

Seadrill Limited sells the semi-submersible rigs West Leo and West Sirius to Seadrill Partners LLC
Seadrill Limited has entered into an agreement with Seadrill Partners (Seadrill Partners) pursuant to which the Company will sell to (i) Seadrill Operating LP, the Company's 70% owned subsidiary (Seadrill Operating)...

Transocean Ltd. makes management changes
Drydocks World signs LOI to build world's largest Jack-Up Rigs
Supplier Contracts

Rolls-Royce wins $28 million contract from PetroChina
Rolls-Royce announced a $28 million contract to supply PetroChina with equipment and services to expand the flow of natural gas through...

SAExploration secures $40 million of new project awards
Isolux Corsán to construct 172 km of high voltage transmission...
AMEC awarded a five-year £158 million contract by KNPC, Kuwait
Petrofac and Taleveras sign MOU with Nigerian Petroleum...
Welltec secures major contract with Total E&P for Conveyance and Intervention Services
Company news / Financial

Statoil and Rosneft move forward with shale oil cooperation in the Samara region
Statoil and Rosneft signed the Shareholders and Operating Agreement for a joint venture to assess the feasibility of commercial production from the Domanik shale formation.The document was signed by Igor Sechin, President of Rosneft,and Helge Lund, Statoil CEO...

Petronas and Brunei Petroleum authorities sign agreements for...
RWE Dea UK acquires licence shares West of Shetland
Premier Oil withdraw from PLC Block L10A in Kenya
Lloyd’s Register unveils refreshed brand identity
Shell will not pursue U.S. Gulf Coast GTL project
Kongsberg Maritime acquires Embient GMBH and enters into cooperation agreement with Contros GMBH

New energy business

Maple Energy provides update regarding its ethanol business and operations
Maple Energy plc announces various updates regarding its ethanol business and operations for the period January 1st through October...


Petrobras declares oil production in October
Petrobras has announced that the oil production (oil plus natural gas liquids - NGL) from all of its fields in Brazil averaged 1.960 million...

Africa Oil provides operational update on its activities in Kenya...
CAMAC Energy announces assessment of reserves and resources
Exillon Energy announces extension to EWS I field
GASFRAC Energy announces success in Eagle Ford
Crescent Point Energy exceeds 2013 exit production guidance
FX Energy reports Lisewo-2 well to be completed for production


The SeaExplorer underwater glider breaks World Record Aix-en-Provence, France
ACSA announced that the SeaExplorer glider, developed by ACSA in partnership with ACRI, CNRS and IFREMER, successfully...

TGS commences multi-client 3D seismic survey in offshore Benin
GE Power Conversion launches ecomagination MV6 Series...
Plexus raises £6.83 million for its pioneering POS-GRIP wellhead...
A decade since world’s first rigless platform well abandonment
Emerson launches enhanced reservoir modeling software - Roxar RMS 2013

Shipping / Yard News

Bibby Remote Intervention Limited adds to ROV Fleet
Bibby Remote Intervention Limited (BRIL) has secured a multi-million pound contract with Olympic Shipping to install two 150 horse-power deep...

Damen delivers fifth PSV ‘World Opal’ for World Wide Supply
Moore Stephens welcomes neutral budget for UK shipping
Inchcape Shipping Services celebrates 300+ office milestone
Drydocks World awarded the British Safety Council Sword of...
GE showcases innovative technologies to support China’s high-value shipbuilding market

General News

Future world energy demand driven by trends in developing countries
EIA's International Energy Outlook 2013 (IEO2013) projects that growth in world energy use largely comes from countries outside of the...

New DNV GL JIP to deal with risks in sour gas fields
Maxoil Solutions triples Houston office space
FTTN: Cold temperatures to turn up natural gas prices
Falkland Oil and Gas complete farm out with Premier Oil and...
ABS Consulting completes design review for new approach to LNG Storage Tank Construction

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