Newscap week 27

Published Jun 30, 2015

Scandoil Newsletter

Exploration extracts

Lundin spuds two appraisal wells and one exploration well offshore Norway
Lundin Petroleum’s wholly owned subsidiary Lundin Norway AS has commenced the drilling of its second Alta appraisal well in the Barents Sea South and the drilling...

Triple Energy spuds Niaoshan-1 coal gas well
AWE Limited spuds Waitsia-2 appraisal well
Heritage Oil spuds Kwila-1 well in PPL 337 in Papua New Guinea
Trapoil plans to plug and abandon Niobe exploration well
Lansdowne's Midleton exploration well to spud in August
Tullow abandons Zumba exploration well
Suncor Energy completes dry well west of the Balder field in the North Sea
Rig market

Statoil cancels COSL Pioneer rig contract
Statoil has decided to cancel the contract with COSL Pioneer some 13 months before the expiry date of August 2016.COSL Pioneer has been suspended since 8 October 2014...

NPD grants E,ON a drilling permit for well 6507/3-11 S
eDrilling adds Geosteering to wellSIM
Transocean Ltd. provides fleet update summary
Wintershall granted drilling permit for well 10/4-1 in Norway
Supplier Contracts

OneSubsea awarded $60 million contract for Shah Deniz Two development, Azerbaijan
OneSubsea®, and Schlumberger company, has been awarded a contract totaling more than $60 million for the Shah Deniz Two development, operated by BP, offshore Azerbaijan. OneSubsea was awarded the initial contract for subsea trees for Shah Deniz Two in 2013. The scope of the new contract includes the supply of...

MMA Offshore wins $77.2M contract from Chevron Australia
Swire Oilfield Services wins seven figure contract with Weatherford
First Claire Ridge topside modules safely installed West of...
Expro secures $100 million Tullow Oil contract win
Tenaris awarded contract for Statoil's Mariner project
McDermott awarded Otis Field Subsea Tieback project by LLOG
Wood Group enters $250m agreement on Central Area...
FMC Technologies awarded $297m contract for BP (Shah Deniz) Stage 2 project
Company news / Financial

Statoil commences Johan Sverdrup construction
Production of the first elements on the Johan Sverdrup project has begun. On Monday 29 June Kværner metal worker Stian Myrvold Green started up the machine that will cut the steel for the riser platform jacket on the Johan Sverdrup field.'This is a special day. We've been working thoroughly for a long time making the preparations for this exciting and complex project...

Sundance Energy to acquire Eagle Ford and Cooper Basin assets
MSIS attracts private equity investment
EFC Group awarded for significant business growth
Plexus Holdings sells non-core investment for £1.5million
Parkland Fuel Corporation closes the Pioneer Energy acquisition
Safety first as Optimus Seventh Generation breaks into decommissioning

New energy business

DONG Energy to build Race Bank Offshore Wind Farm in the UK
DONG Energy has decided to construct Race Bank Offshore Wind Farm, located in the Greater Wash area, approximately 27 km off the east coast of Britain....

More than just a battery solution - the #Refulution in balancing energy


Gazprom Neft almost doubles production at Badra field
A fourth well has been brought into production at the Badra field, Iraq, operator of which is Gazprom Neft. This new high flow-rate well (Р-05) has allowed total production...

Oilex commences gas sales from Cambay Field
Husky Energy commences oil production at South White Rose...
Circle Oil provides update on LAM-1 well, Morocco
Junex provides operations update for Its Galt Oil property
IGas Energy provides update on UK operations
Roxi Petroleum granted three year BNG licence extension
LGX Oil + Gas achieves positive Banff test results
Nighthawk Energy provides operations highlights


Schlumberger introduces depth domain inversion services
Schlumberger has launched the Depth Domain Inversion Services. Schlumberger petrotechnical experts use the services to improve the reliability and consistency...

Ikon Science releases its flagship RokDoc platform version 6.2.3
Risk-based approach to valve testing in wells could save...

TGS signs Letter of Intent to acquire Polarcus' multi-client library
Ashtead shines a light on subsea technology
Wison Engineering’s technology reaches Advanced International...

Shipping / Yard News

VARD acquires automation and control system software provider
Vard Holdings Limited (VARD) has acquired ICD Software, a provider of automation and control system software for the offshore and marine sectors, via its subsidiary Seaonics...

Relatchable bend stiffener connector for Gina Krog FPSO
Aveon Offshore’s successful sail away of the Erha North Phase 2 subsea structures

General News

Independent Oil & Gas extends seismic remapping agreement with Baker Hughes
Independent Oil and Gas PLC (IOG) is extending its seismic remapping agreement with Baker Hughes’ Reservoir Development Services (RDS) group to better understand...

Plains All American to conduct open season for proposed oil...
Wild Well Control expands training capabilities
Stirling Group expands training centre in Kurdistan
Lukoil starts oil refinery installation operation in Volgograd
PTTEP receives Honorary Member Award from TBCSD
U.S. refinery capacity reaches 18 million barrels per day
Main theme of ONS 2016 is Transition

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