Newscap week 9

Published Feb 25, 2014

Scandoil Newsletter

Exploration extracts

Statoil completes exploration well in Kramsnø
Statoil has together with PL532 partners made a gas discovery in the Kramsnø prospect in the Barents Sea. The exploration...

Atlantic Petroleum announces oil discovery on Langlitinden
Oil Search provides an update on the Taza 2 well
AWE Limited provides Pateke-4H drilling update
FX Energy begins drilling Tuchola-4K well
Strike's appraisal drilling confirms a 4.5 Tcf prospective gas...
Canacol Energy tests 3,007 BOPD from Barco in Leono 2 well
Providence provides update on Standard Exploration Licence 1/11
Rig market

Atwood Oceanics announces contract extension for the Atwood Aurora
Atwood Oceanics, Inc. announced that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded an extension to the drilling services contract...

Transocean Ltd. provides fleet update summary
Seadrill secures contracts for multiple jack-up units in Mexico
Ophir Energy commences drilling on the Padouck Deep-1 well
Lamprell completes construction on the jackup drilling rig
Supplier Contracts

Subsea 7 S.A. awarded contract for remote intervention services
Subsea 7 S.A. announced through its i-Tech division two awards by Petrobras for remote intervention services with a combined...

Saipem awarded E&C offshore contracts in Indonesia and in the...
Welltec secures direct award from Ecopetrol Colombia
CIS Group awarded contract by Technip in Norway
Fugro awarded five year contract with Shell in Malaysia
Bibby Offshore Singapore successfully completes Short Notice Call out contract in Thailand
Company news / Financial

Rosneft to acquire Bishkek Oil Company
Rosneft President, Chairman of the Management Board Igor Sechin and Bishkek Oil Company CEO Alexander Niyazov signed a framework agreement regarding purchase and sale of the Bishkek Oil Company Group...

Chesapeake pursuing strategic alternatives for oilfield services...
CAMAC Energy closes Allied Energy acquisition
Independent Oil & Gas sign gas sales agreement with BP
Cap Energy announces acquisition of Senegal Interest
Noble Energy to sell Tamar gas to multiple customers in Jordan
Breitling Energy Corporation closes acquisition
Magellan to sell onshore Australia assets for AUD $35.0 million

New energy business

REC to collaborate with Fraunhofer ISE on the development of high-efficiency solar cells
REC is teaming up with the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE to develop high-efficiency solar cells based on...

REC presents high-quality technology to boost presence in Japan
JA Solar multi-Si solar cells surpass 19% conversion efficiency
EUR 100 million loan for renewable energy in Pakistan
EUR 200 million loan for renewable energy and energy efficiency in India


BP starts up Na Kika Phase 3 in Deepwater Gulf Of Mexico
BP announced the start-up of Na Kika Phase 3, a project supporting BP’s strategy of growing high-margin production at...

Strata-X updates operations activity on its three key USA projects
Fastnet Oil & Gas provides update on Foum Assaka well, Morocco
Europa Oil & Gas announces renewal of Tarbes Val d'Adour permit
New well goes into operation in Sapinhoá field, producing 33...
Pancontinental Oil & Gas provides Kenya Block L8 update
Santos announces 2013 reserves statement


Schlumberger Introduces New Fracturing Technique
Schlumberger has announced the introduction of the BroadBand Sequence fracturing technique, which enables sequential stimulation of perforation clusters in wells drilled in unconventional reservoirs....

Falkland Oil and Gas provides operations update on 3D seismic...
Providence provides a technical update on major new 3D seismic...
Metflex Introduces High Performance Rubber Materials for Subsea
Tracerco sucsessfully trial world’s first portable fuel fraud test...
Paradigm delivers well planning & drilling software solution on...
ExxonMobil awards first commercial license for InteliRed remote gas detection system to Providence Photonics

Shipping / Yard News

Teekay Offshore acquires ALP Maritime Services and orders four long-haul towage newbuildings
Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. has agreed to acquire ALP Maritime Services B.V. (ALP), a Netherlands-based provider of...

Swire Oilfield Services to highlight Australian commitment at AOG...
CAMAC Energy signs FPSO contract for production operations...
Farstad Shipping ASA provides update on charter agreements
Drydocks World policies on Business Excellence recognised at...
EXMAR LPG disposes of two older LPG vessels
Royalty agreement between Quadrise and A.P. Moller-Maersk for Marine MSAR® Bunker Fuel Oil

General News

EnQuest pioneers game-changing approach to incident management in the North Sea
A new, fully-integrated incident investigation, reporting and management tool being implemented by EnQuest is...

Attention on retention as engineering skills shortage continue
CB&I announces Kuwait refinery award
Fluor selected for clean fuels project in Kuwait
J D Neuhaus launches new, innovative Profi Hoists
Nido increases participating interest to 15% in the Baronang PSC
Independent Oil & Gas sign gas sales agreement with BP

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