Newscap week 23

Published Jun 3, 2014

Scandoil Newsletter

Exploration extracts

RWE Dea Norge completes Titan appraisal well
RWE Dea Norge AS, operator of production licence (PL)420, is completing drilling operations on appraisal...

PetroFrontier Corp. spuds OzGamma-1 in Australia
Tethys completes drilling on fourth well in Kazakh gas campaign
Drillsearch Energy announces May 2014 drilling report
Sterling Resources announces Romanian offshore well results
Tullow has disappointing well result in Norway
Ophir Energy announces Affanga Deep well result
Rig market

Seadrill secures commitment for newbuild ultra-deepwater unit West Jupiter
Seadrill Limited has secured a contract with Total Upstream Nigeria Ltd for employment of the newbuild ultra-deepwater drillship West Jupiter, in support of the EGINA ultra-deep offshore project in Nigeria...

Precision Drilling announces Middle East new build award
Fairmount Expedition towed jack-up rig Naga 3 to oilfield
Atwood Eagle spuds Phoenix South-1 well Offshore Western Australia
Supplier Contracts

Kongsberg Maritime to supply Simulation Technology for Johan Sverdrup field development
Kongsberg Maritime AS (KONGSBERG) has been awarded a Project Specific Agreement including FEED for...

EMGS receives Letter of Award from Statoil for the Norwegian Sea
KCA Deutag Land Division wins multi-million dollar contract with...
Sherritt extends an oil production-sharing contract in its oil and...
Aker Solutions wins framework contract from BP in Norway
Reflex Marine celebrates international growth with three award...
Pon Power Scandinavia secures record-breaking contract
Expro awarded multi-year sonar production testing contract in...
Company news / Financial

Total sells its 10% interest in Shah Deniz to TPAO
Total has signed an agreement to sell its 10% interest in the Shah Deniz field and the South Caucasus....

£1million investment positions ATR's engineering division for rise...
Marathon Oil announces $2.7 billion sale of Norway business
Enerflex announces strategic acquisition of international contract...
OMV invests EUR 500 mn in Tunisia in a project together with ETAP
Peak Well Systems relocates for North Sea business expansion
Absoft focusses on energy sector strength and creates specialist support division


Mediterranean Oil & Gas provides offshore Malta update
MOG has received formal notification from Phoenicia Energy Company Ltd (a wholly owned subsidiary of...

Comet Ridge provides an update on Mahalo Pilot schemes
Simba Energy updates on Block 2A, Kenya
Deep Well Oil & Gas provides update on SAGD steam
Sound Oil expect first gas from Casa Tiberi by the end of June
Leni Gas and Oil reserves clarification, Trinidad
Andes Energia updates Vaca Muerta shale play developments
Clayton Williams Energy provides update on Delaware Basin...


ERHC Energy Chad contracts Bridgeporth for airborne gravity/magnetic survey of BDS 2008 in Chad
ERHC Energy Chad announced the award of a contract for acquisition, processing and interpretation of...

Hydrocarb Energy moves forward with Namibia seismic program
Hoover adds DOT / DNV certified Mud Skips / Cutting Boxes to...
FoundOcean offers operators offshore trials of its MGP Units
Kongsberg Norcontrol IT: C-Scope Mobile VTS for Norwegian...
GE Distributed Power and Clarke Energy Driving Coal Seam Gas-to-LNG expansion in Australia

Shipping / Yard News

Atlantic Offshore Rescue secures long term charter
Aberdeen-based standby vessel operator Atlantic Offshore Rescue has secured a five year charter with five, one year options to extend with Shell UK to support operations in the Gannet...

Viking and Topaz sign major shipowner agreement
BMT reports solid performance and further commitment to future...
Harkand further expands vessel fleet in North Sea
Smit Lamnalco's first berthing at new Papua New Guinea LNG export terminal

General News

The Norwegian Ministry has rejected the Greenpeace appeal
Norwegian authorities have rejected an appeal from Greenpeace, thereby giving Statoil final permission to...

Orion Group goes west to strengthen ties with Canada
Platts Report: China Oil Demand Rose 1.4% in April Versus a...
Aquaterra Energy partner of choice for Cairn Energy PLC
Whitman Consulting Group to represent Tekmar Energy in...
Cheniere and Gas Natural Fenosa sign 20-year LNG sale and...

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