FAR thinking of arbitration against ConocoPhillips

FAR Limited, an oil company owning a share in the giant SNE oil discovery offshore Senegal, has yet to resolve its ...

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GE opens training and offshore service center in Ghana

GE Oil & Gas has opened a new facility in Takoradi Port, Ghana, which will be the primary service center for ...

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Pura Vida Energy boss leaves

Oil and gas exploration company Pura Vida Energy has informed that the employment of its Chief Executive Officer ...

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JDR, Proserv in Nigerian pact

JDR, a subsea cable supplier, has teamed up with with Proserv Instrumentation Nigeria Ltd, expanding its presence ...

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VIDEO: 'Ocean Vanguard' takes Likouf FPU to West Africa

Following a recent start-up of Total’s Moho Nord field offshore Gabon, Boskalis has shared a video of the ...

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Popular news, March 13 – 19, 2017

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Rig delivery deferral may not always be the best option

Packed full of jackup rigs which owners don’t want to take delivery of, shipyards are doing little to help their ...

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Shell, Eni regain control over Nigerian oil block

Shell, Eni regain control over Nigerian oil block after court ruling

A Nigerian court has reportedly overturned its earlier ruling on the temporary forfeiture of an offshore oil block ...

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Shell hands out global engineering services deal to CH2M

Engineering company CH2M has signed a framework agreement with Shell to provide engineering, procurement, ...

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Oil jumps off lows, IEA sees H1 deficit after OPEC cuts

By Edmund Blair LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices climbed more than $1 on Wednesday, lifted by a surprise ...

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Total starts up at Moho Nord

French oil company Total has started up production from the Moho Nord deep offshore project, located 75 kilometers ...

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Cobalt in dispute with Sonangol over Angolan assets

Oil exploration company Cobalt International Energy is in dispute with the Angolan state-owned oil company Sonangol ...

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Oil hovers near three-month lows

By Aaron Sheldrick TOKYO (Reuters) – Crude oil prices hovered near three-month lows on Tuesday, with ...

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Hyperdynamics presses on with Fatala well plans

Oil company Hyperdynamics is moving forward with its plans to drill the Fatala well off Guinea with expectations to ...

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Popular news, March 6 – 12, 2017

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Oil edges off three-month low, but glut worries fester

By Aaron Sheldrick TOKYO (Reuters) – Crude prices inched up on Friday after dropping to their lowest in more ...

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Bassoe: Newbuild jack-up delivery outlook not improving

While delivery dates for the 107 jackups under construction get pushed back toward 2020, the path to achieving ...

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OPEC's Barkindo: Russia doing a good job on production cuts

OPEC Secretary General Mohammad Barkindo has praised Russia’s commitment to the oil production cuts Opec and ...

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Ophir set to drill off Ivory Coast in May

Oil company Ophir Energy is planning to spud an exploration well off Ivory Coast in May with the Seadrill-owned ...

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ExxonMobil enters Eni's block off Mozambique

Oil major ExxonMobil and the Italian oil company Eni have signed a sale and purchase agreement to enable ExxonMobil ...

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Ophir eyes mid-2017 for Fortuna FID

Ophir Energy, a London-listed oil and gas company, expects to take the Final Investment Decision (FID) for the ...

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Oil prices rise on output cuts

By Jane Chung SEOUL (Reuters) – Oil prices climbed on Thursday after sharp losses the session before, buoyed ...

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Exploration is not dead, quite the opposite, E&P players say

Despite what you may have heard, conventional oil and gas exploration is not dead, and on the contrary, this might ...

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Chevron kicks off production at Mafumeira Sul

Chevron informed on Wednesday it has started oil and gas production from the main production facility of the ...

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Cairn outlines Senegal timetable

Oil company Cairn Energy has unveiled its timetable for the development of the SNE oilfield offshore Senegal, which ...

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International offshore rig count goes further down

The international offshore rig count for February 2017 was down both sequentially and year over year, which is the ...

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Senegal appraisal well 'in line with expectations'

Following drilling, logging, drill stem testing, the setting of pressure gauges, and completion of operations, ...

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