Newscap week 48

Published Nov 24, 2015

Scandoil Newsletter

Exploration extracts

Statoil makes minor discovery near the Visund field
Statoil Petroleum AS, operator of production licence 120, has completed drilling of exploration well 34/8-16 S. The well was drilled on the east flank of the Visund field in the...

Falkland Oil and Gas spuds Isobel 2 well
BG Group secures equity in Aphrodite discovery, offshore Cyprus

Terra Nova Energy provides update on PEL 444 progress
Marsa Energy announces award of 4 production licenses in Turkey
Quadrant Energy to drill Roc-1 well Off Western Australia
Ophir Energy completes operations on G4/50-11 exploration well
Petrobras confirms deep water oil find in Potiguar Basin's Pitu area
Rig market

Transocean Ltd. Intends to delist from SIX Swiss Exchange
Transocean Ltd. Says that it intends to delist its shares from the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX). The company expects the SIX listing authorities to approve its delisting application prior to...

Baker Hughes announces weekly rig counts
Torchlight expects rig to arrive for Marcelina Creek drilling

Songa Offshore dismisses claims submitted by DSME
NOPSEMA requires BP to modify Great Australian Bight drilling environment plan
Supplier Contracts

CIS drives subsea piles in 160 minutes on Alvheim development
Conductor Installation Services Ltd (CIS), an Acteon company that provides hammer services to install conductors and drive piles, has successfully completed its second...

Real Energy executes contract with Halliburton for fracture...
Deep Casing Tools awarded order in excess of $4.7m
EXMAR, Swan Energy to develop, operate India's FSRU terminal
Norshore Atlantic performs P&A for ConocoPhillips
Cambla secures first decommissioning contract wins
Saudi Aramco and Sumitomo awarded contract for Petro Rabigh II...
READ Cased Hole wins cased hole logging contract with Hess...
Company news / Financial

Schlumberger-Cameron merger receives unconditional clearance from U.S. Department of Justice
Schlumberger Limited and Cameron International Corporation jointly announced that the U.S. Department of Justice has cleared their proposed merger without any conditions...

Unique Group expands into Saudi Arabia
Eni completes sale of the remaining shareholding in Galp
Shell-BG recommended combination receives Australian antitrust...
Elk Petroleum acquires Devon Energy DJ Basin oil properties
Eagle Energy Trust acquires Maple Leaf Royalties Corp.
TransCanada announces normal course issuer bid
Trilogy Energy to sell certain Duvernay assets for US$85 million

New energy business

Asia Solar top 3 states Japan Australia Israel in SolarSuperState Ranking 2015
Regarding the cumulative installed photovoltaic power per population, the top 3 European States Liechtenstein, Germany and Italy are also the top 3 global states in the SolarSuperState Ranking 2015...

New book explains meteorology for Wind Energy Professionals
Russia & Egypt to start nuclear power plant construction

Wärtsilä supplies 50 MW of reliable power capacity to Michigan...
BG Group joins World Bank initiative on carbon pricing


Oilex updates on workover activities in Cambay field
Oilex Ltd. provided Wednesday the following Workover update at the Cambay field in Gujarat, India...

KrisEnergy receives approval for Rossukon Production area
Nostra Terra increases quarterly production
Parkmead Group achieves first gas production from the Diever...
Petrolia begins Haldimand completion program
Jericho Oil continues roll-up of distressed producing Mid-Con...
San Leon Energy spuds Rawicz-15 development well
Exillon Energy keep on producing in West Siberia


Hydro Group exploring the subsea cable market
Sales Director, Graham Wilkie of Hydro Group plc, a global design and manufacturer of underwater cables and connectors for subsea, topside and harsh environment applications,...

Bestobell launches new compact version of cryogenic valve for...
ITF’s GCC members agree to advance hybrid EOR proposals
AVEVA’s solution increases NIPIGAS’s efficiency and reliability

Shipping / Yard News

Sembcorp Marine secures MODEC's FSO construction contract
Sembcorp Marine Ltd. (SCM) says that its wholly owned subsidiary Sembcorp Marine Rigs and Floaters Pte Ltd. has secured a contract to design and build a new floating...

Drydocks World receives CSR Award

General News

Statoil: A tough reality for the industry
Global challenges and new opportunities in the energy market will create a turning point for the industry, says Statoil CEO Eldar Sætre at the Statoil Autumn Conference...

PFC changes the face of global safety training
British Subsea companies urged to consider opportunities in Asia
Platts: Spot Prices of LNG for December Delivery Up 8.7% on...
Oil & Gas UK welcomes Energy Secretary’s launch of MER UK...
Schlumberger acquires Fluid Inclusion Technologies, Inc.
Statoil exits Alaska
Fluor project for Chevron awarded Project Management Institute’s 2015 Project of the Year

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