Newscap week 3

Published Jan 13, 2015

Scandoil Newsletter

Exploration extracts

Petrobras discovers new oil accumulation in Farfan area in the Sergipe Basin
Petrobras announces results of drilling well 9-SES-188D (Petrobras nomenclature) / 9-BRSA-1280D-SES (ANP nomenclature), located at concession area BM-SEAL-11, in block SEAL...

Eni signs agreement for new exploration block in Egypt
Serinus Energy encounter gas in multiple zones of M-22 well
Galilee Energy commence drilling Hoffer B well
Dome Energy strikes new oil in Orange Field
Eni awarded an exploration license in Croatia
Beach Energy exploration and appraisal projects monthly drilling...
Chevron strikes oil at Anchor Prospect in deepwater Gulf of Mexico
Rig market

CAMAC Energy terminates Northern Offshore drilling contract
CAMAC Energy Inc. has terminated its contract with Northern Offshore International Drilling Company Ltd. for the drillship...

Lamprell report a strong year and anticipate a challenging 2015
Baker Hughes announces December 2014 rig count

Greka Drilling awarded further drilling work with Green Dragon Gas
Supplier Contracts

Expro secures usd$200 million contract with Statoil
Expro has secured a significant Europe CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States) contract, providing fully integrated well testing and fluid sampling services for Statoil Petroleum AS in the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS). Starting on 1st January 2015...

Matrix delivers 150MT Installation Buoyancy Structure for use on...
Woodside signs MOU with India's Adani Enterprises Limited
McDermott completes Kepodang platform installation
Alphastrut awarded six figure contract with Det norske
EFC Group awarded £3.65million of contracts
AccessESP installs Nigeria’s first rigless conveyance system
Statoil awards contracts for services at seven coastal bases
Amarinth awarded $1M order by Expro for API 610 pumps
Plexus Holdings to supply wellhead systems to Brunei Shell...
Company news / Financial

Lundin Petroleum slashed 2015 budget
Lundin Petroleum announces its 2015 development, appraisal and exploration budget which totals USD 1.45 billion and...

Frontier International announces significant increase in service...
STW Energy plans for growth in 2015 despite lower oil prices
Ross Offshore acquires 60% of Network Scenario
MDU Resources delays marketing fidelity E&P business
Chestnut Exploration & Production experiences company growth
Swift Worldwide Resources opens three international branches

New energy business

Monitoring greenhouse gases from biofuel crops
Global issues such as climate change and energy security have driven rapid growth in renewable energy production - wind...

SunEdison to add 1.6 Gigawatts of Wind Energy projects to development engine


Statoil to extend lifetime of Norne field to 2030
Initially scheduled to be shut down during 2014, the ambition is now to extend the life of the Norne field to 2030. The Norne field came on stream on 6 November 1997, and the initial development plans called for the field to be shut down during 2014. But the Norne adventure is far from over...

Lundin begins first oil from the Brynhild field; offshore Norway
Gulfsands Petroleum completes DRC-1 well in Morocco

Sound Oil provide production update for 2014
Mart Resources provides initial flow test rate results for UMU-13...
Pacific Energy - initial production rate testing of Loomis wells
Terrace Energy reports initial production results from STS Olmos...


Claxton becomes number one supplier with 5000th conductor centralizer installation
Claxton, an Acteon company, has installed more than 5000 conductor guide centralizers, making the company the market leader for conductor centralizer...

New marine personnel transfer device takes industry by storm
Joint venture set to revolutionise well intervention
FARO® launches user-friendly handheld 3D laser scanner
AVEVA boosts Promer’s project quality and efficiency
CGG completes processing of multi-client survey in East Indonesia
2H Offshore joins DNV GL JIP on thermoplastic composite pipe design guideline

Shipping / Yard News

Ezra wins US$110 million engineering and fabrication contract from Jurong Shipyard
Ezra Holdings Limited’s wholly owned subsidiary London Marine Consultants (LMC), Ezra’s Floating Production, Storage and...

Cosco to discontinue Octabuoy Hull and Topside Module project
Bibby Subsea signs vessel contract with Bordelon Marine

FSL Trust to be compliant with loan covenants
Dyna-Mac secures $71 millin contract for Catcher FPSO
Marco Polo Marine provides OSV fleet chartering update
CGG announces solid vessel production rate for 4th quarter 2014

General News

Bilfinger and Survivex team up to introduce offshore training package
A recent report found that the energy industry will need 12,000 new entrants over the next five years. The report by professional...

Ithaca Energy updates guidance on the outlook for 2015
Lundin announces year end 2014 2P reserves and 2015 guidance
Shortlist success for Cambla at the Subsea UK Awards
Finalists announced for the 2015 Offshore Achievement Awards
ITF launches technology showcase 2015 call for papers
Energy Crisis As Early As 2016
Platts Survey: OPEC Pumps 30.03 Million Barrels of Crude Oil Per Day in December

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