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Oil increases towards $80 amid increased OPEC output cut expectations
21 November, 2014
Brent crude oil increased towards $80 a barrel today on strong US oil consumer data and increased expectations of a production cut by the OPEC at its meeting next...
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Oyster Petroleum to acquire 30% interest in UK North Sea P.2132 licence
Friday, November 21, 2014 Exploration and production firm Oyster Petroleum has agreed to acquire a 30% interest in the P.2132 licence, UK North...

SeaBird secures $176m LOA from TGS for 2D surveys in Mexico and US
Friday, November 21, 2014 SeaBird Exploration has secured a letter of award (LOA), worth about $176m, from TGS-NOPEC Geophysical (TGS) to undertake 2D seismic surveys in Mexico and the US...

Brent crude steadies above $78 ahead of OPEC oil production meeting
Thursday, November 20, 2014 The price of Brent crude steadied above $78 a barrel on Thursday as the market awaits news of a possible oil production cut ahead of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries'...

Cairn Energy and partners complete SNE-1 well drilling programme, offshore Senegal
Thursday, November 20, 2014 Cairn Energy and its joint venture (JV) partners have completed operations on the SNE-1 well, offshore...

Kinsale Energy to buy 80% interest in SEL 4/07 licence, offshore Ireland
Thursday, November 20, 2014 Kinsale Energy, a subsidiary of Malaysian oil company Petronas, has agreed to acquire an 80% interest in the SEL 4/07 Celtic Sea licence, offshore Ireland, from Lansdowne Oil &...

Brent oil price drops towards $78 amid increase in Saudi Arabia crude exports
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 The price of Brent crude oil dropped towards $78 a barrel today amid increased crude exports data from Saudi Arabia in...

Eni and Sonangol to jointly develop oil and gas projects, offshore Angola
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 Eni and Sonangol have signed an agreement to jointly develop oil and gas projects, offshore...

ShawCor wins second contract for Shah Deniz Stage 2 project in Azerbaijan
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 ShawCor pipe coating division Bredero Shaw has secured a second contract from BP Exploration for pipeline coating work on the Shah Deniz Stage 2 development project in the Azerbaijan sector of...

Brent crude increases towards $80 ahead of OPEC meeting
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Brent crude increased to $80 a barrel today as struggling oil prices try to cope with ample supply concerns ahead of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries' (OPEC)...

Production starts at Tubular Bells field in US Gulf of Mexico
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Energy firm Hess and Chevron USA have commenced production at the Tubular Bells field, located in the Mississippi Canyon area of the deepwater US Gulf of...


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Press Releases

MSA’s Chemgard Photoacoustic Infrared Gas Monitor can Monitor 100 Gases
Friday, November 21, 2014 by MSA The Chemgard photoacoustic infrared (IR) gas monitor with IR sensing technology provides precise, low-cost, high-performance monitoring for one hundred different industrial...

Teledyne Webb Research Delivers Slocum G2 Gliders to DOF Subsea North America
Friday, November 21, 2014 by Teledyne Gavia Teledyne Webb Research has announced the recent sale and delivery of Slocum G2 gliders to DOF Subsea North America for use in commercial oil and gas-related...

Reftrade UK Takes Market Lead as it Expands Fleet
Friday, November 21, 2014 by Reftrade UK Aberdeen-based Reftrade UK has increased its fleet of refrigerated containers and temperature controlled units for sale and lease to the offshore energy sector, following a highly successful...

Pipeline Pigging & Integrity Management Conference (PPIM)
Friday, November 21, 2014 by Quest Integrity Group The Pipeline Pigging & Integrity Management Conference (PPIM) is the industry's only forum devoted exclusively to pigging for maintenance and inspection, as well as pipeline integrity...

IMECA at OSEA 2014
Friday, November 21, 2014 by IMECA IMECA, designer and manufacturer of offshore lifiting and laying equipment, pipelay systems, pipelay equipment and special winches, will exhibit at OSEA in Singapore, 2-5...

Kenz Cranes Successfully Delivers Thistle Alpha Cranes
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 by Kenz Cranes Kenz Cranes has successfully delivered two identical 60t diesel-hydraulic boom hoist cranes to EnQuest....

VG Offshore Containers Wins Enterprise 50 Award
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 by VG Offshore Containers International VG Offshore Containers International has won the coveted Enterprise 50 Award from SME Corporation Malaysia, a Malaysian Government authority set up specifically to encourage and develop small...

Mechanix Wear at OSEA 2014
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 by Mechanix Wear Mechanix Wear will be attending OSEA 2014, 2-5 December 2014 in...

Aker Arctic Chooses BlueCielo Project Portal for Document Control, Change Management and Collaboration
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by BlueCielo Aker Arctic has selected BlueCielo's Project Portal solution to enhance its document control, management of change and collaboration processes....

Growing Demand for High-Pressure Tubing
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by Fine Tubes Fine Tubes is delighted to report growing demand for the high-pressure tubing products we manufacture for some of the most demanding applications, including oil and gas extraction projects and...


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