Popular news, February 13 – 19, 2017

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OPEC could extend or deepen supply cut if oil glut persists

By Rania El Gamal RIYADH (Reuters) – OPEC could extend its oil supply-reduction pact with non-members or even ...

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Wood Group scores service deal with BP

Oil and gas services company Wood Group has been awarded a global agreement with the UK oil major BP for the ...

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Chariot gets new permit off Morocco

Oil and gas exploration company Chariot Oil & Gas has been awarded interest and operatorship of the Kenitra ...

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Shell receives indictment notice over Nigeria deal

Following reports last week that Italian prosecutors were calling for Shell and Eni to stand trial for the ...

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Sky-Futures' drones to inspect Eni's facilities

Sky-Futures, a provider of drone inspection services for the oil and gas industry, has been awarded a global ...

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Oil rises as OPEC-led output cuts trim oversupply

By Christopher Johnson LONDON (Reuters) – Oil strengthened slightly on Tuesday, supported by an OPEC-led ...

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Bourbon nets pipelay work off Gabon

Bourbon, a marine services provider for the offshore oil & gas industry, has been awarded a pipelay contract by ...

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Eni closes Zohr stake sale

Italian oil company Eni has completed the sale of its 10% interest in the Shorouk concession, which contains the ...

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TMC's compressors for FLNG Hilli

Compressor supplier Tamrotor Marine Compressors (TMC) has been awarded a contract by Golar LNG for the provision of ...

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DW: Troublesome outlook for heavy lift vessels

Heavy lift vessel (HLV) contractors have faced a challenging market in recent years as the low oil price ...

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First crude oil shipment offloaded from Gaza FSO in Libya

The first crude oil cargo was offloaded from the Gaza Floating, Storage, Offloading unit (FSO) offshore Libya on ...

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Popular news, Feb 6 – 12, 2017

The most popular articles of the week.

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IEA: OPEC delivering on its promise to cut output

The estimated OPEC production in January was at 32.1 mb/d and the cuts achieved a record initial compliance rate of ...

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When is a FID not a FID?

Large upstream projects are more often delivered by a group of partners rather than a single 100% owner.

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Polarcus scoops 4D work off West Africa

Marine seismic acquisition firm Polarcus has received a letter of award for a 4D marine seismic acquisition project ...

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DOJ closes probe into Cobalt's Angolan ops

The U.S. Department of Justice has completed its corruption investigation of the Houston-based oil company Cobalt ...

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Report: Eni CEO charged with international corruption

Italian prosecutors have reportedly charged Eni and its CEO Claudio Descalzi with international corruption over the ...

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Eni produces first oil from East Hub

Italian oil company Eni has started production of the East Hub Development Project, deep offshore Angola, in three ...

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Bowleven urges shareholders to reject takeover plan

Bowleven plc, a UK-based oil and gas company with African assets, has urged its shareholders to oppose attempts ...

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DeepOcean completes laser survey off Ghana

Dutch offshore services provider DeepOcean has completed a deepwater subsea 3D laser survey offshore Ghana for the ...

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New oil prospects unlocked on Cairn's Senegal acreage

New 3D seismic data interpretation has unlocked “numerous, highly attractive, oil prospects” on the ...

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International offshore rig count sinks in January

The international offshore rig count for the first month of the year was down both sequentially and year over year, ...

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BW enters Namibian license

FPSO specialist BW Offshore has entered into a farm-out agreement with the National Petroleum Corporation of ...

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Interview: Global offshore rig fleet worth $56.6 billion

Interview VesselsValue now provides valuations for offshore rigs

VesselsValue, a website providing intel on offshore and shipping world including the valuations of the various ...

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DW: Operators to shift away from troubled deepwater areas

Hydrocarbon production from the ‘Golden Triangle’ will peak in 2019 due to the lack of projects sanctioned in ...

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DOF scores brace in Egypt

Norwegian offshore shipowner DOF has won two contracts in Egypt. The company said on Monday the contract was with a ...

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