Pancontinental Oil and Gas NL has announced that, after lengthy analysis, it has been verified that the recently completed Sunbird-1 well off the southern Kenyan coast has intersected an oil column – the first-ever oil discovered off the East African coast.
Malaysian oilfield services provider SapuraKencana Petroleum Berhad has been awarded two new Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Installation and Commissioning (EPCIC) contracts totalling approximately US$415 million.
GustoMSC presents the Magellan-class drillship, the next step in deep-water drillship design.
Norwegian energy giant Statoil has made another high-impact gas discovery offshore Tanzania.
Royal Dutch Shell plc announced the sale of a total of approximately 156.5 million shares in Woodside Petroleum Limited (“Woodside”) representing a total estimated value to Shell of around US$5.0 billion
Santos and GDF SUEZ announced that the Bonaparte LNG project will consider other potential development options in addition to the floating LNG concept to develop the Petrel, Tern and Frigate natural gas fields, located 250 kilometres offshore west of Darwin, Australia.
The topside destined for the Statoil-operated Valemon field offshore Norway left the Samsung yard in South Korea in the morning of 15. June 2014.