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GoM Oil Spill Update: LMRP Containment Operation Deployed

BP announced on friday that oil and gas is being received onboard the Discoverer Enterprise following the ...

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Brazil: Petrobras on Discovering Spree! More Oil Found

Brazil’s Petrobras — which produces 2.5 million barrels per day — has announced another new find ...

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USA: Petsec Energy Awarded Two Leases at Central Gulf ...

Petsec Energy announced today that it was awarded the final two leases of the eight leases on which it was the high ...

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USA: Killed Transocean Workers Were Concerned about ...

At least one of the eleven men that died in the initial explosion that triggered a disaster in the Gulf expressed ...

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Falklands: Sea Lion Well Shows Significant Potential

Rockhopper Exploration, the North Falkland Basin oil and gas exploration company,  provides  following update ...

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USA: Saipem’s HOS Mystique Mobilized in Louisiana

Saipem America says HOS Mystique, its new 250ft, DP2 ROV support vessel is currently mobilized in Fouchon, LA and ...

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USA: Government Halts ALL New Offshore Drilling in Gulf ...

The Obama administration is blocking all new offshore drilling in the Gulf of Mexico, a day after regulators ...

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Canada: 40% of Offshore Oil Workers Anxious about ...

Almost 40 per cent of the people working in the offshore oil industry east of Newfoundland would prefer not to use ...

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Falkland Islands: BHP BILLITON Starts Drilling Possibly ...

Controversial not because of the heightened environmental concerns about offshore oil drilling in the wake of the ...

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Canada: British Columbia Ready,Willing and Able for ...

The Harper government has quietly affirmed that it isn’t legally bound to maintain a moratorium on oil drilling off ...

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USA: Noble Energy Announces Highlights of 2010 Analyst ...

Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) announced today the highlights of its 2010 analyst meeting with senior management to ...

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USA: Cobalt International Energy, Inc. Invokes Force ...

Cobalt International Energy, Inc. (“Cobalt”) today announced that it had invoked the force majeure provision under ...

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Brazil: SBM Offshore Receives LOI From Petrobras for ...

SBM Offshore N.V. is pleased to announce that one of its Affiliates and Queiroz Galvão Óleo e Gás S.A., have ...

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USA Oil Spill Update (June 1): BP to Deploy LMRP Cap ...

BP today provided an update on developments in the response to the MC252 oil well incident in the Gulf of Mexico. ...

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Canada: Husky Energy Announces Oil Production from the ...

John C.S. Lau, President & Chief Executive Officer of Husky Energy Inc., announced that oil production has been ...

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Canada to Grant New Offshore Oil Exploration Leases in ...

The federal government is moving ahead with plans to grant new offshore oil-exploration licences in Canada’s ...

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Seadrill to Submit Offer For All of the Remaining ...

Seadrill Limited (“Seadrill”) announces the acquisition of a further 9,071,948 shares in Scorpion ...

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USA Seeks Help From Oil Spill Specialists KOSEQ (The ...

The Netherlands has finally been asked to help clear up the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Oil spill specialists ...

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USA: Top Kill Fails to Overcome Flow From the Well

BP started the “top kill” operations to stop the flow of oil from the MC252 well in the Gulf of Mexico ...

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USA: Seadrill says NO to Ensco’s Offer for ...

Reference is made to the conditional offer by Ensco to acquire shares in Scorpion Offshore Ltd that was disclosed ...

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Alaska: Apex Reports Shell Prepares Drilling Machinery ...

Shell is planning to go ahead with its 2010 exploration program in the Beaufort and Chukchi seas off northern ...

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Oil Spill Response Update (May 28): Full Top Kill ...

BP today provided an update on developments in the response to the MC252 oil well incident in the Gulf of Mexico. ...

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USA: No Arctic Drilling in 2010

The Obama administration Thursday will suspend planned exploratory oil drilling in the Arctic Ocean off Alaska ...

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Northern Offshore Ltd. 2010 1st Q Results & Energy ...

Northern Offshore, Ltd.  reported net income for the three months ended March 31, 2010 of US$23.2 million, or ...

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Gulf of Mexico Response Update: “Top Kill” ...

BP has said that efforts to plug the ruptured Gulf of Mexico oil rig were going to plan and that it appeared that ...

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Brazil: Petrobras Discovers 2 Light Oil Accumulations ...

Petrobras announced the discovery of two new light oil accumulations (29o API) in reservoirs in the Campos ...

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USA: Update on Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Response ...

BP today provided an update on developments in the response to the MC252 oil well incident in the Gulf of Mexico. ...

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