Newscap week 35

Published Aug 25, 2015

Scandoil Newsletter

Exploration extracts

AWE upsizes onshore Perth Basin gross recoverable gas to over 700 Bcf
AWE Limited, the Operator of Permits L1/L2 in the Perth Basin, Western Australia, announced initial 2P ...

Triple Energy makes slow progress in Niaoshan-1 drilling
Bowleven commences drilling on Bomono Permit
Buru Energy to continue drilling at Praslin 1 in Western Australia
Range Resources finalses Trinidad drilling programme
FAR Ltd. to drill Bellatrix prospect offshore Senegal
Transerv Energy spuds Warro-5 well in Warro gas field
Rig market

Transocean Ltd. issues fleet update summary
Lundin Norway AS (‘Lundin’) has exercised a one month option for the provision of the Safe Boreas semi-submersible accommodation vessel at the...

DW Monday: License to Drill – Saudi Bond Issue
Range Resources finalses Trinidad drilling programme
NPD grants drilling permit to Wintershall
Otto Energy declares Hawkeye-1 exploration well results
Supplier Contracts

Lundin Norway exercises Safe Boreas option
Lundin Norway AS (‘Lundin’) has exercised a one month option for the provision of the Safe Boreas semi-submersible accommodation vessel at the...

Tempo Australia to provide more personnel for Gorgon LNG project
Petroceltic launches EPC contract tender process on Ain Tsila...
Aquatic awarded a multi-million pound Moho Nord subsea...
Amec Foster Wheeler extends PMC contract in Upper Zakum field
Applus RTD Australia awarded frame agreement to supply NDT and inspection services
Company news / Financial

LUKOIL closes deal on selling its share in Caspian Investments Resources Ltd.
PJSC LUKOIL closed a deal to sell its 50% share in Caspian Investments Resources Ltd. to China-based Sinopec. The required permits from the state...

Sonangol and Cobalt sign US$1.75 billion transaction
TransCanada reaches agreement with Eastern LDCs
Southern Company to acquire AGL Resources in $12 billion...
LNGL forms global alliances with Siemens and EthosEnergy
PETRONAS takes over Shell's interest in MLNG Dua in Sarawak
Fluor and COOEC form new Fabrication Joint Venture
Eagle Energy Trust closes strategic acquisition in the Twining field
CNOOC signs two production sharing contracts with Roc Oil

New energy business

DONG Energy divests transmission assets at West of Duddon Sands
West of Duddon Sands, a joint venture owned by DONG Energy (50%) and ScottishPower Renewables (50%) has signed an agreement for the sale of transmission assets to WoDS Transmission plc. WoDS Transmission plc is owned by a consortium comprising of Macquarie...

ABB commissions world’s first switchgear installation with new...
DONG acquires the Hornsea Zone and the project rights to 3 GW...


Wentworth Resources updates on first gas delivery
Gas deliveries have now commenced to the new transnational pipeline in Tanzania. Two wells are now producing and the remaining three wells...

Traverse Energy declares horizontal drilling results
Granite Oil Corp. announces significant Bakken well test results
AWE reported annual production of 5.1 million barrels of oil...
Rose Petroleum update on activities in onshore USA
Sterling Resources announces Breagh Field reserves and NPV...
LGO declares positive production test in Goudron field
First oil flows at KrisEnergy-operated Wassana field in Thailand
Warren Resources announces initial results from Upper Marcellus completions


Seatronics sells 2G Robotics' ULS-200 underwater laser scanner
Seatronics, an Acteon company, has secured the first UK sale of 2G Robotics' ULS-200 underwater laser scanner. The system was purchased by HR Wallingford; a world-leading...

Ferguson Group launches Offshore Bunded Tanks to Its offshore...
TGS announces its Gigante multibeam, coring and geochemical...
Chevron completes subsea engineering feat in Africa
EMGS reports multi-client sales from Barents Sea & Norwegian...
ACR Electronics strengthens comprehensive product portfolio with AIS Technology offering

Shipping / Yard News

Otto Marine takes delivery of new 238-Men DP2 work maintenance vessel
Otto Marine Limited says that further to a long-term bareboat charter contract (the “Charter”) that was secured in June 2015, it has taken delivery...

Scomi Energy Services secures RM140 million marine contracts
Brazilian ship agent wins ITIC-sponsored FONASBA Award
Diesel-electric propulsion systems for biggest shipyard in Taiwan reduce fuel costs

General News

Polarled – the first pipeline crossing the Arctic Circle
On 21 August the Polarled gas pipeline crossed 66 degrees and 33 minutes north of the equator becoming the first pipeline to take the Norwegian...

Statoil's Johan Sverdrup development approved
Jee joins expert line-up at Subsea Integrity Conference

Stirling Group launches global competency programme
Marsol International launches integrity management system
Gazprom statrts negotiations on western route of gas supply to...
EIA lowers crude oil price forecast through 2016
TCO expands workforce by a third
Platts pre-report survey of suggests a 1.2 million-barrel decline in U.S. crude oil stocks

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