BP Agrees Heads of Terms to Sell its TNK-BP Shareholding to RosneftOct 22, 2012
BP has signed heads of terms to sell its 50 per cent share in TNK-BP to Rosneft, the major Russian integrated oil and gas company.
Oil and gas innovators urge collaboration with North Sea operatorsOct 19, 2012
Developers of oil and gas technology are calling on major North Sea operators to work more closely together to find solutions
Sense of urgency erupts around ageing infrastructure, says Welaptega CEOOct 18, 2012
A new sense of urgency is emerging around ageing offshore infrastructure as facilities reach the end of their design lives
Statoil and Statkraft acquire Dudgeon Offshore wind power projectOct 17, 2012
Statoil and Statkraft have acquired the Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm project through the acquisition of all shares in Dudgeon
Reflex Marine launches new accredited service centre in CanadaOct 16, 2012
Reflex Marine continues to expand its global network of Accredited Service Centres (ASCs) with the launch of its latest Centre in Canada.
FOSC for the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in New Orleans approved a joint plan from BP and TransoceanOct 15, 2012
The Federal On-Scene Coordinator for the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in New Orleans approved a joint plan from BP and Transocean Thursday.
Heerema Hartelpool completes North Sea BP Andrew process moduleOct 12, 2012
At Heerema Fabrication Group’s yard in Hartlepool, United Kingdom the BP Andrew process module is completed and has set sail to its final
Light well intervention takes centre stage at ICOTA eventOct 11, 2012
The case of hydrate tractor milling from a light well intervention vessel will be the focus of this month’s lunch and learn session hosted by leading oil
DNV has not confirmed that Yme is fit for dutyOct 10, 2012
DNV has not confirmed that the Yme-platform is fit for duty as stated in the Norwegian technical newspaper (TU) published October 5th.
Gastech brings the golden age of gas to LondonOct 9, 2012
The Gastech Conference & Exhibition opened in London, returning to the UK capital for the first time in 40 years.
What Impact does Oil have on the Syrian Civil War?Oct 8, 2012
There is a popular belief in the Middle East that Washington's foreign policy, particularly as it relates to this precarious region, is largely driven by America's
NPD declares gas/condensate discovery northwest of the Snøhvit fieldOct 5, 2012
Eni Norge AS, operator of production licence 533, has completed drilling of wildcat well 7220/10-1 in the Barents Sea. The well was drilled about
New safety milestone for EnQuest on North Sea Thistle platformOct 4, 2012
EnQuest PLC has reached a new North Sea safety milestone by recording five years free of Lost Time Incidents (LTIs) on drilling operations in the Thistle field.
DNV develops a new class notation for seismic vesselsOct 3, 2012
DNV has developed a new class notation for seismic vessels in consultation with key industry players such as WesternGeco, PGS and Fugro-Geoteam.
Platts to Add Four New Daily U.S. Thermal Coal Export AssessmentsOct 2, 2012
Platts has plans to expand its offering of physical market price assessments for U.S. steam coal bound for export. Steam coal, also known as thermal
Statkraft to build two additional wind farms in SwedenOct 1, 2012
Statkraft has decided to build the Björkhöjden and Ögonfägnaden wind farms in Sweden. The work will start immediately, which means that Statkraft
Norway's Crown Prince opens Sheringham Shoal offshore wind farmSep 28, 2012
His Royal Highness, Crown Prince Haakon of Norway officially open the Sheringham Shoal offshore wind farm built off the coast of Norfolk,
Crew costs the main factor as operating costs rise againSep 27, 2012
International accountant and shipping consultant Moore Stephens says total annual operating costs in the shipping industry increased by an average
DNV leads on global standard for shale gas risk managementSep 26, 2012
DNV has launched a recommended practice (RP) for the entire life cycle of shale gas extraction, based on risk management principles.
Platts Report: China's Oil Demand Declines 1.5% in AugustSep 25, 2012
China's apparent oil demand fell 1.5% year on year in August to 37.87 million metric tons (mt), or an average 8.95 million barrels per day (b/d), the
FLNG will fuel the future, say industry expertsSep 21, 2012
With global energy consumption demands expected to increase exponentially, the industry is turning its attention to liquefied natural gas (LNG) as
GE Signs Record Contract of Nearly US$1.1 Billion with PetrobrasSep 20, 2012
GE announced the award of the contract at the 2012 Rio Oil & Gas being held September 17-20 in Rio de Janeiro.
Russia laying the foundations for arctic explorationSep 20, 2012
Gas production in Russia could pave the way for successful arctic drilling projects after new techniques helped improve efficiency during the
BP Award STATS Group Global Role in Pipeline Isolation and InterventionSep 18, 2012
STATS Group has been awarded a global frame agreement by BP to provide pipeline isolation and intervention services.