Newscap week 22

Published May 27, 2014

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Exploration extracts

ONGC, Rosneft sign MOU to cooperate on E&P in Russia's Offshore Arctic
India's state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd. announced that Igor Sechin, president and chairman...

Drilling permit for well 7324/2-1 in production licence 615
Lundin Petroleum spuds appraisal well 7120/1-4s in PL 492 in...
NPD grants drilling permit for well 16/4-8 S in PL 359
Tullow Oil's Shimela-1 well encountered water bearing reservoirs
Eni successfully appraises Agulha discovery, in Mozambique...
Petrobras confirms another discovery in the Santos Basin pre-salt
Elenilto provides an update on current offshore exploration in...
Rig market

Seadrill and North Atlantic Drilling sign agreement with Rosneft to partner in Russian market
North Atlantic Drilling Ltd. and Seadrill Limited have announced that an Investment and Co-operation Agreement has been executed with Rosneft in order to pursue growth opportunities...

Tower Resources updates drilling operations for the Welwitschia...
CanElson Drilling announces Board addition
Supplier Contracts

Subsea 7 S.A. awarded $460 million contract in North Sea
Subsea 7 S.A. has been awarded its largest UK EPIC services contract, valued in excess of $460 million by Premier Oil UK Limited, in support of its Catcher Area Development, located 180km east of Aberdeen in Central North Sea Block 28/9...

Technip awarded new LNG plant contract in China
Cape secures contract for work at Kumul Marine Terminal...
Foster Wheeler JV awarded contract for LNG Canada project in...EMAS announces contract awards totalling more than...
Claxton wins major structural centralizer contract with Total E&P...
EnerMech secure largest ever process and pipeline contract
Company news / Financial

FoundOcean sets sights on Mexico following PEMEX registration
Following a very successful OTC, FoundOcean is pleased to announce that it has been awarded approved supplier status for offshore....

Relentless Resources announces agreement to purchase...
Shell agrees to sell Eagle Ford acreage, South Texas
Rosneft and Alltech Group signs a framework agreement of...
Rockhopper Exploration to acquire Mediterranean Oil & Gas
QinetiQ acquires market leading technology company
Noble Energy terminates Leviathan MoU with Woodside
Tethys on track for a 15 year extension to Kyzyloi Gas contract

New energy business

HB Rentals completes cluster of renewable energy contracts
Offshore accommodation and workspace specialist HB Rentals has completed a number of contracts for on-going work in some of...

DNV GL suggest new EOR concept: wind powered water injection


ExxonMobil ships first cargo from PNG LNG project
Exxon Mobil Corporation said it shipped the first cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the $19 billion PNG...

Marksmen Energy provides commercial production and drilling...
Petroamerica announces strategic farm-in to the Llanos-19 Block...
Strata-X reports oil flow on Burkett 5-34HOR, Vail oil project
Chinook Energy Inc. provides Birley/Umbach operational update
North American Petroleum increases gas production at Zink Ranch
Production from Snorre B template shut down


Exprodat’s Data Assistant provides support to Cardiff’s 3D Lab
Exprodat has provided Cardiff University with a licence of its Data Assistant software which has helped to hugely simplify the task of...

HAM-LET to showcase advanced oil and gas equipment at the...
Oil and gas training centre welcomes £1m industry investment
Solo Oil completes seismic acquisition on Ntorya-1 discovery
Explosion test island reaches new heights
New Multitap Transformer Offers Reliable, Flexible Electrical...

Shipping / Yard News

VARD secures contract for one offshore support vessel for Island Offshore
Vard Holdings Limited (VARD) has secured a new contract with Island Offshore for the construction of one offshore support vessel of...

Vallianz to add 2 Ulstein P128 PSVs as part of fleet modernization
Dolphin mobilising high capacity 3D seismic vessel, Polar Marquis
Drydocks World and DMC to build world’s first LNG-powered harbor tug “Elemarateyah”

General News

Oilennium gears up to meet demand for eLearning Services
Oilennium™ Ltd, a Petrofac Training Services (PTS) company that provides eLearning training services to the oil and gas industry, is...

Nominations open for OPITO’s fifth global safety and competency...
All-Energy to move to Glasgow in 2015
New Chairman introduced at Decom Offshore 2014
DNV GL publishes its Annual Report: Taking A Broader View
Golden Eagle modules sail away to new roost
Oil & Gas Apprenticeship Marks 15th Anniversary Milestone
Kentz acquires further construction capability in Canada

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