Newscap week 36

Published Sep 2, 2014

Scandoil Newsletter

Exploration extracts

Lundin Petroleum spuds exploration well 33/12-10 S in PL631
Lundin Petroleum AB, through its wholly owned subsidiary Lundin Norway AS (Lundin Norway), has commenced drilling of exploration well...

SapuraKencana finds gas at Bakong-1 well in SK408 Offshore...
Det norske drills dry well on Heimdalshø
Luno II appraisal well 16/4-8 S in PL359 successfully completed
Interra spuds TMT-60 well at Tanjung Miring Timur field
FX Energy begins drilling Baraniec-1 well
Shell makes Marjoram-1 gas discovery in deep-water Malaysia
BG Group Mzia well test supports potential hub development...
Rig market

Pacific Drilling secures firm contract extension for Pacific Bora
Pacific Drilling S.A. says that Star Deep Water Petroleum Limited, an affiliate of Chevron, has signed a firm contract extension for...

Drill rig and equipment on site ahead of Cooper Basin drilling...
Drill rigs move into Dejour's Kokopelli project
Junex mobilizes its drilling rig towards its Galt No. 4 wellsite
Transocean Ltd. issues fleet update summary
North Atlantic Drilling acquires land drilling rigs in Russia
Keppel's subsidiary disposes of 35% stake in PV Drilling Overseas Company
Supplier Contracts

Kongsberg wins contract for BW Offshore Catcher FPSO
Kongsberg Maritime Engineering (KME), the wholly owned Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime, will deliver an Integrated Control and Safety System for the new BW Offshore ‘Catcher FPSO’.The contract follows BW Offshore’s signing of a lease and operate contract with Premier Oil and its joint venture partners at the end...

Wärtsilä signs agreement to support Harvey Gulf's LNG offshore...
WDS Energy Division awarded $65m contracts to be delivered in...
Plexus Holdings receives a purchase order from Det Norske...
OneSubsea selects VICTREX(R) PEEK Polymer
Zeta-pdm enjoys international success with £500K of global orders
Wood Group Kenny wins two contracts with Petrobras in Brazil
BP selects Asset Guardian Solutions software for Clair Ridge...
Company news / Financial

Statoil to resume ordinary operations at In Amenas
Nearly 18 months after the In Amenas attack, Statoil and the joint venture partners are ready to resume ordinary operations at the plant...

Magnolia Petroleum sells 24 non-core US onshore wells for...
Siccar Point secures £500m investment from Blue Water and...
Chevron signs marine lubricants alliance with Petrol Ofisi
Northcote Energy acquires Alta Loma from Springer Oil & Gas
Atlantic Petroleum acquirers interest in licences PL601 and PL602
GE invests $5million in Norway Technology Solutions Center

New energy business

Offshore Wind Services officially names new Damen FCS 2008 Offshore Waddenzee
Offshore Wind Services’ (OWS) latest Damen vessel – the Fast Crew Supplier 2008 ‘Offshore Waddenzee’ - was officially named at...

3sun Group secures contract with MHI Vestas Offshore Wind
DNV GL launches interactive Arctic Risk Map to communicate region’s complex risk picture


Energean begins new $225 million investment programme in Kavala, NW Greece
Energean Oil & Gas has launched a new $225 million investment programme to develop 30 million barrels of reserves in North West...

Santos acquires 25% stake in Sabah's deepwater block S from...
Tullow Oil reaches a total depth of 2000 meters at the Etom-1 well
Nido's Galoc Oil field produces in excess of 2 million barrels to...
Comet Ridge gets independent reserve certification for Mahalo...
Statoil completes testing operations at the OzBeta-1 well
CNOOC Limited's Wenchang 13-6 oilfield commences production


Kongsberg Maritime launches new compact, portable acoustic positioning system
Kongsberg Maritime has expanded its extensive acoustic positioning product portfolio, which includes the established HiPAP system, with the launch of μPAP, a new compact and portable acoustic positioning system for...

Peak Well Systems introduces V3-certified SIMPLUS Plug Systems
Amarcon and Observator Instruments develop helideck...
Suretank launches world's first heated mud container for offshore...
Aquaterra Energy launches unique Riser Monitoring System
Reflex Marine given green light to introduce FROG-6 into Mexico
Ocean Signal to exhibit rescueME PLB1at SMM
Applus RTD steps up its support to the Norwegian sector with new office in Bergen

Shipping / Yard News

Scottish independence predicted to have negative impact on shipping and offshore maritime sector
A vote for independence from the UK would have a negative effect on the Scottish shipping and offshore maritime sector, according...

Two new MCS Exhaust Gas Boilers to TERSAN Shipyard
EOC to acquire 50% stake in Lewek Antares Shipping
Drydocks World to participate in SMM 2014 Maritime Industry...

General News

More than 85,000 visited ONS 2014
ONS 2014 has exceeded our expectations, says President and CEO of ONS Leif Johan Sevland referring both to record high participation and the broad support on the event’s theme “Changes”...

The ONS Best Stand Awards presented to Gassco and Centrica
BG International joins new subsea wellhead design development...

Sasol, EDM inaugurate new gas-to-power plant in Mozambique
Platts to Unveil 2014 Top 250 Global Energy Company Rankings...
Europe's energy security begins in the North Sea
ONS 2014: Innovation Awards to Fishbones and Schlumberger
Aasta Hansteen moving boundaries
ONS Special Innovation Award to Tore Halvorsen

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