BP Acquires Interest in Block 42/05 South China Sea

BP announced today that its acquisition of an interest in block 42/05 in the South China Sea’s Pearl River Mouth ...

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China: CNOOC Limited Announces Appointment of New CFO

CNOOC Limited announced that Mr. Zhong Hua will succeed Mr. Yang Hua as new Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) of the ...

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Australia: BW Offshore Gets $32.5 million from BMG Settlement

BW Offshore has settled all claims and counter-claims related to the terminated Letter of Intent for the Basker ...

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Philippines: Tindalo Operations Update

Nido Petroleum Limited (Nido), as Operator of Service Contract 54A (SC 54A),  advised that the Tindalo-1 well ...

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Singapore: Lord Provost Presents Queen’s Award to Hallin

The Lord Provost of Aberdeen had champagne poured for him by ‘a robot’ when he visited Hallin Marine in ...

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Singapore: Expro Acquires Leading Asia Well Services ...

Expro announces that it has completed the acquisition of the Production Testers International business (“PTI”) from ...

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Australia: Tap Oil Limited Weekly Drilling Operations ...

Tap Oil Limited provides the following information on the Mawar-1 exploration well, onshore Brunei Darussalam, the ...

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UK: TSmarine Starts Long Term Service Contract With ...

Australian subsea contractor TSmarine is primed to start a multi-year service contract with international oilfield ...

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Australia: Inpex Announces First Oil Production from ...

INPEX CORPORATION announces that through its wholly-owned subsidiary INPEX Alpha, Ltd., it has commenced crude oil ...

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Australia: Santos and Apache Energy Pen Gas Agreement

Santos has signed a deal with Texan company Apache Energy to produce gas from the Halyard and Spar fields offshore ...

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Australia: AWE Declares Year 2010 a Disappointing One ...

A strong underlying performance by the company’s core production operations have been offset by exploration ...

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Australia: Tap Oil to Drill Four Wells in Next Few Months

Oil and gas production and exploration company Tap Oil (ASX: TAP) has updated the progress and timing of the ...

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New Zealand: The Labour Party issues environmental ...

The Labour Party says safety and environmental issues must be considered when oil exploration permits are granted ...

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China: CNOOC Ltd. Announces Changes in Senior Managment

The board of directors of CNOOC Limited today announces that Mr. Fu Chengyu will resign from the role of Chief ...

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China: Dalian Port’s Oil Terminal Starts Operation

Dalian Port’s 450,000-ton crude oil terminal was put into operation on Aug. 16, and the biggest oil terminal ...

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Australia: Minister Paul Henderson Looks for Company ...

Chief Minister Paul Henderson is calling for expressions of interest to try to attract a private company to Darwin ...

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South Korea: Kodeco Shuts Down One of Its Oil and Gas ...

South Korea’s Kodeco Energy shut down one of its oil and gas production facilities in the Java Sea after it was hit ...

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Australia: TSMarine Enters Longterm VSAT Agreement

ST Australia was chosen via tender by TSMarine to create an end to end satellite VSAT communication solution for ...

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Australia: Chevron*s Brederode-1 Discovery Continues ...

Chevron Corp.  today  a natural gas discovery in the Exmouth Plateau area of the Carnarvon Basin offshore Western ...

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KNOC Refuses to Pay More than £18 Pound a Share for ...

Dana Petroleum, the British oil explorer, said talks on a possible takeover has stalled after the Korea National ...

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Brunei Shell Petroleum Extends Contract with Wood Group JV

Brunei Shell Petroleum (BSP) has awarded SKSWood, a Wood Group joint venture, a two-year extension for one of the ...

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New Zealand: Awe Provides Update on Tuatara-1 Drilling

AWE Limited advises that at 0600 hours today the Tuatara-1 well was drilling ahead at a measured depth of 1,796 ...

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Tap Oil Gives Up SC-41 Field Offshore Philippines

Tap Oil Ltd advises that it has relinquished an exploration block, SC-41, located in the Sulu Sea in the southern ...

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Australia: Incat Crowther to Design 28 m Wave Piercing ...

Incat Crowther  announced that the firm has been contracted to design an innovative 28m Wave Piercing Catamaran ...

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Philippines: Nido Petroleum Continues Well Testing at Tindalo

Nido Petroleum Limited (Nido), as Operator of Service Contract 54A (SC 54A), provides an operations update on ...

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Norway: Songa Offshore Provides Rig Fleet Update for July

Songa Venus achieved operating efficiency of 96% during the month, the rig continued its work on the first out of 3 ...

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New Zealand: AWE Encounters Gas Traces at Tuatara-1

AWE Limited advises that at 0600 hours today the Tuatara-1 well was drilling ahead at a measured depth of 982 ...

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