Newscap week 21

Published May 19, 2015

Scandoil Newsletter

Exploration extracts

Providence Resources completes an assessment of satellite oil seep data
Providence Resources provides an update on its Polaris oil prospect in the Rathlin Basin, offshore Northern Ireland. Providence currently...

Beach Energy spuds Sensation-1 oil prospect in Cooper Basin
InfraStrata commence drilling operations in Islandmagee-1 salt...
OMV plugs and abandons dry well near Wisting oil discovery
Kosmos encounters additional hydrocarbons at Tortue-1...
Icon Energy declares new exploration program in the Cooper-...
Suncor Energy drills dry well during oil discovery delineation
AWE spuds Waitsia-1 appraisal well
MEO renews AC/P50 & AC/P51 permits, offshore Australia
Solo Oil gets extension to Horse Hill exploration stage
Rig market

Deepsea Metro I secures work in Vietnam
Odfjell Drilling has secured new employment for Deepsea Metro I through signing a contract with VietGazprom in Vietnam...

Lamprell declares director retirement
Supplier Contracts

Trelleborg provides floatover technology to first project in West Africa
Trelleborg’s engineered products operation has successfully completed its supply of floatover equipment for Phase 3 of the DSO Escravos Gas Project; the operation’s first floatover in West Africa. Contracted by...

Dana Petroleum awards contract to Asset Guardian Solutions
AVEVA signs new multiyear agreement with Aker Solutions for...
Baron Oil signs Block XXI seismic contract
CB&I signs contract for Rio Grande LNG project
iSURVEY Singapore awarded contract from EMAS AMC
Massy Wood Group wins $250 million BP contract in Trinidad &...
DNV GL awarded offshore pipelay surveillance contract for Polarled
BP selects Technip for the Thunder Horse South expansion project
Company news / Financial

Statoil makes changes in corporate structure and top management team
Statoil appoints new Chief Financial Officer (CFO), and launches business area for New Energy Solutions (NES). Three new Executive Vice Presidents (EVPs) are appointed as...

Cape plc acquires Redhall Engineering
AWE Ltd. secures $326 million loan facility
Icon Energy abolishes Legal Counsel & Company Secretary...
Ramba secures more funds for West Jambi exploration program
Parkmead raises US$21.1 million to accelerate opportunities
Tethys Petroleum closes US$7.5 million convertible loan
CNL Software and ASV partner to offer Advanced Maritime Surveillance

New energy business

SRP’s Rocksteady™ performs successfully on Perth Wave Energy project
Subsea Riser Products Ltd (SRP) has completed the third and final installation using the SRP Rocksteady™ mooring connector for the Perth Wave Energy...

Renewable NRG Systems introduces SymphoniePRO
Damen delivers new vessel for tidal energy projects in UK’s...
Statkraft launches venture capital unit to partner with dynamic start-ups


Lundin secures production license in Northern Caspian Sea
Lundin Petroleum says that Rosnedra, the Russian licensing authority has issued a production licence for Morskaya field located within the...

Bahamas Petroleum announce licence and well obligation...
JKX Oil & Gas gets Elizavetovskoye production licence extension
EnQuest increases 20% production at the end of April 2015
Saturn Minerals resumes Bannock Creek operations
Falkland Oil and Gas provides Isobel Deep update
Winchester Energy commences oil production at White Hat 20-1...
LUKOIL starts production tests at facilities for the Kandym Early Gas project in Uzbekistan


TGS announces Gigante 2D offshore Mexico
TGS has received a seismic permit from Mexico's Comisión Nacional de Hidrocarburos (CNH) authorizing the acquisition of a 181,500 km regional...

Broadening the Remit
CGG begins new multi-client BroadSeis survey in Norway
TGS acquires new multi-client 2D program offshore...
Cygnus Instruments launches new range of Multi-Mode Ultrasonic Thickness Gauges

Shipping / Yard News

Clean Marine EGCS for two SHI-built shuttle tankers successfully installed and approved
The 120,000 dwt. tankers “Eagle Barents” and “Eagle Bergen,” delivered from Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI), are fitted with Class and Flag State...

Drydocks World wins contract from Orwell Offshore for Turret fabrication

General News

Atkins wins contract to assist Centrica Energy with oil and gas decommissioning activity
Atkins has been awarded a multi-disciplinary pre-FEED (Front End Engineering Design) decommissioning contract with Centrica Energy...

New TAG Oil Pipeline nears completion
Hoover Container Solutions unveils upgraded website
NPD grants Tullow Oil drilling permit for well 6507/11-11 in the...
Rosneft becomes the holder of 100% of the Solimoes project
Lion Energy continues testing of Lofin-2 despite operational results
TransCanada's Prince Rupert signs project agreement with Lake Babine nation

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