New Zealand: AWE Plugs and Abandons Kahu-1 Duster

AWE Limited advises that at 0600 hours today (NZ time) the Kahu-1 exploration well was starting plug and ...

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India: Petrotech Society Unanimously Elects Mr. Naresh ...

Mr. Naresh Kumar, Managing Director, Jindal Drilling & Industries Ltd has been re elected as the President of ...

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Brazil: Petrobras Commences Oil Production From Baleia ...

Brazil’s government controlled energy giant Petrobras began commercial crude production Thursday from a deepwater ...

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Fugro Opens New Office in Brazil

Fugro Brasil’s new office was officially opened on 22 June in the presence of CEO Klaas Wester, local dignitaries ...

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Aberdeen: Dana Petroleum Provides Drilling & ...

Dana Petroleum is pleased to provide an update on its exploration programme and drilling activities. Current ...

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Norway: BW Offshore Signs FPSO Contract Worth $875 Million

BW Offshore has signed a contract with Kangean Energy Indonesia (“KEI”) for a gas FPSO to operate on ...

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Technip Bags Umbilical Contract in the UK North Sea ...

Technip announces that its wholly-owned subsidiary Duco Ltd. has been awarded by BP Exploration Operating Company ...

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UK: Total Gets Green Light to Develop Islay Gas Field ...

Total announces that it has received approval from the United Kingdom Department of Energy and Climate Change ...

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GoM Spill: BP Finally Shuts Off the Oil Flow?

Following installation of the capping stack and in line with the procedure approved by the National Incident ...

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Brazil: Petrobras Starts Operations with FPSO Cidade de ...

Petrobras  announces the entry into operation of FPSO Cidade de Santos in the Uruguá field, by means of the ...

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Nigeria: Total Acquires 45.9% Interest in JDZ Block 1 ...

Total announces the signature of an agreement to acquire Chevron’s 45.9% interest in Block 1 in the Joint ...

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Norway: DOF ASA Sells Two PSV Vessels For $108 Million

DOF was founded in 1981 and is today an international group of companies which owns and operates a modern fleet of ...

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The Netherlands: Ascent Resources Increase Interest in ...

Ascent Resources plc, the AIM-traded oil and gas exploration and production company, through its subsidiary Ascent ...

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Cameroon: Bowleven Pleased With IE-3 Appraisal Results

Bowleven, the West Africa focused oil and gas exploration group listed on AIM, announces that the IE-3 appraisal ...

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Norway’s First Floating Rig Wired from Shore ...

On Sunday 11 July Statoil switched on the power, making Gjøa Norway’s first floating platform to get electricity ...

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Afren Snaps Up EERs License Interest in OML 115 ...

Afren plc (“Afren”) announces that terms have been agreed to acquire Energy Equity Resources Oil and Gas’s (“EER”) ...

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UK: Farstad Shipping Ltd. Acquires Seabed Viking PSV

Farstad Shipping Ltd., a wholly owned UK subsidiary of Farstad Shipping, has entered into an agreement to buy the ...

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PGS Bags Contract for 3D Seismic Survey Offshore Guinea

Hyperdynamics Corporation  announced that it has contracted with PGS Geophysical to process the data from the 3D ...

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New Zealand: AWE’s Kahu-1 drilling update

AWE Limited advises that at 0600 hours today (NZ time) the Kahu-1 exploration well was drilling ahead at a measured ...

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Norway: Production on Gulfaks C Resumes

Production had been shut down on Gullfaks C since a well incident occurred on 19 May. Activities on board have been ...

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GE Oil & Gas Clinches $160 M Petrobras Contracts ...

GE  will supply gas turbine and compressor equipment to PNBV—Petrobras Netherlands BV, subsidiary of Petrobras the ...

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CNOOC Keeps Eagle Eye on South America for Oil and Gas ...

The China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) is eyeing Argentina and other Latin American countries for oil ...

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UK: Rolls-Royce Wins New Offshore Orders Worth GBP 80 Million

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has won orders to design and equip five offshore and special purpose ...

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Norway: Dong Energy Agrees a Development Plan for ...

DONG Energy has agreed a development plan for the Norwegian gas field Marulk, in which DONG Energy has a 30% stake. ...

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Falkland Islands: FOGL Wants to Contract A Deepwater ...

Falkland Oil and Gas (FOGL) will press ahead with its drilling program offshore the Falkland Islands despite ...

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India: L&T Snaps Up Offshore Rig Refurbishment ...

L&T has won an important Offshore Rig Refurbishment Contract from Oil & Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) ...

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UK: Dana Petroleum Successfully Appraises Blackbird Oil Field

Dana Petroleum announces the successful appraisal of the Blackbird oil field in the UK Central North Sea. The ...

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