BOEM to offer 1M acres in the Cook Inlet off Alaska

The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has unveiled plans to offer 1.09 million acres in the Cook Inlet ...

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MHI forms new O&G division in Houston

Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has formed a specialized Oil & Gas Division within its ...

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W&T to drill three Mahogany wells in 2017

U.S. oil firm W&T Offshore will drill up to eight wells in the Gulf of Mexico this year, including three wells ...

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Offshore platform on fire in Gulf of Mexico. Four rescued

The U.S. Coast Guard is responding to a report of a fire on an oil production platform near Grand Isle, Louisiana, ...

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California sues gov't over offshore fracking

California Attorney General Kamala Harris and the California Coastal Commission (CCC) have filed a lawsuit ...

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Governor wants permanent drilling ban offshore California

Governor wants permanent drilling ban offshore California

California’s governor Edmund G. Brown is calling for the president Obama to use his powers and permanently ...

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USA: Offshore oil revenue sharing bill shot down in Senate

US Senator Bill Cassidy from Louisiana saw its proposed offshore revenue sharing bill, shot down on the floor of ...

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Dril-Quip concludes its first-ever buy

Oilfield services company Dril-Quip has completed the acquisition of TIW Corporation, a manufacturer of consumable ...

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Oil stumbles as Trump stuns markets with White House win

By Henning Gloystein SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices tumbled on Wednesday as Donald Trump stunned the world ...

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Maersk Oil ditches Buckskin, keeps Chissonga

Danish oil company Maersk Oil has decided to relinquish its share in the Buckskin project in the U.S. Gulf of ...

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Halliburton posts 3Q profit on rig count rise and cost cuts

Halliburton, one of the world’s biggest oilfield services providers, has returned to third-quarter profit. ...

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Era Group enters new five-year deal with BSEE

Helicopter operator Era Group has entered into a new contract with the Bureau of Safety and Environmental ...

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Oil falls as U.S. drills more

Oil fell for a second trading day in a row on Monday, after speculators cut their bullish bets by the most in three ...

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U.S.: Bill to modernize offshore oil & gas leasing passed

The U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 5577, or better known as the ‘Innovation in Offshore Leasing ...

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Byron Energy relinquishes Gulf of Mexico lease

U.S. Gulf of Mexico operator Byron Energy is relinquishing its South Marsh Island Block 6 Lease, located offshore ...

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USA: Undercover agents infiltrated oil and gas protests?

Remember the Gulf of Mexico lease sale held by Bureau of Ocean and Energy Management in March in New Orleans, when ...

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NOIA boss: New Arctic drilling rule could thwart innovation

NOIA boss New Arctic drilling rule could thwart innovation

Following the U.S. Interior Department’s launch of the final rule on the oil and gas drilling in the U.S. Arctic, ...

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USA: BOEM set to adopt internet-based oil and gas leasing

The U.S. Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources on Tuesday held a legislative hearing on H.R. 5577, ...

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Coast Guard, Shell wrap up skimming of Gulf of Mexico spill

Coast Guard, Shell skim most of the oil spilled at Glider field

U.S. Cost Guard and Shell have wrapped up their oil spill skimming operations, conducted following last ...

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USA guarding Israel's offshore gas fields against terrorists

Congressman Brian Higgins, representative of the 26th Congressional District of New York, has announced the ...

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ConocoPhillips pulls brakes on Gulf of Mexico drilling

After striking dust at its Melmar offshore exploration well in the Gulf of Mexico, ConocoPhillips is pulling ...

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