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HNR signs DOC for Dussafu block offshore Gabon
23 July, 2014
US-based energy firm Harvest Natural Resources (HNR) has signed a declaration of commerciality (DOC) with the Government of Gabon for the Dussafu...
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Oil drops towards $107 on strong dollar
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Brent crude fell towards $107 a barrel today as a stronger dollar and weak demand overshadowed global...

Ruspetro completes first well test at Pottymski-Inginsky licence area
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Ruspetro has completed the first ten-day flow test at its first multi-stage fractured horizontal well at the Pottymski-Inginsky licence area in...

McDermott wins Megalodon platform installation contract in Gulf of Mexico
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 McDermott International has secured a contract to install a platform in the US Gulf of Mexico for Walter Oil &...

Oil trades around $108 ahead of US crude stockpiles data
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Brent crude steadied around $108 a barrel on Tuesday, supported by expectations of decline in US oil stockpiles and violence in Ukraine and...

Sembawang secures Kaombo FPSO conversion contract offshore Angola
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Sembawang Shipyard, a subsidiary of Sembcorp Marine, has secured a contract worth approximately S$600m ($480m) from Saipem for the conversion of two floating storage production offloading...

Brent trades around $107 amid Iran nuclear talks extension
Monday, July 21, 2014 Brent crude oil traded around $107 a barrel today following the extension of Iran nuclear...

Eni to explore for hydrocarbons in Republic of Congo
Monday, July 21, 2014 Italian oil and gas firm Eni has signed an agreement to explore for hydrocarbons in the Republic of Congo's coastal...

US to provide 21 million acres in Gulf of Mexico for oil and gas development
Monday, July 21, 2014 The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has decided to offer more than 21 million acres offshore Texas for oil and gas exploration and development in a lease sale featuring all...

Brent crude increases above $108 due to Malaysian plane disaster
Friday, July 18, 2014 Brent futures increased above $108 a barrel on Friday due to renewed geopolitical risks after a Malaysian passenger plane was shot down in eastern...

Trinity to acquire Centrica's 80% interests in two offshore Trinidad blocks
Friday, July 18, 2014 Trinity Exploration & Production has agreed to acquire Centrica's 80% interests in two offshore Trinidad blocks for a headline payment of...


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Press Releases

SAR to Build OBM Drill Cuttings Treatment Facility in Kuwait
Monday, July 21, 2014 by SAR Norwegian oil waste management company SAR AS has been awarded a contract to build a facility to treat oil-based mud (OBM) drill cuttings generated by Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) drilling...

profile-rol e-chains and lead screw modules
Monday, July 21, 2014 by igus For 15 years, igus® experience with profile-rol e-chains® from customer applications and the igus® lab has been used for the ongoing expansion of the product...

igus Monthly Newsletter June 2014
Friday, July 18, 2014 by igus igus has had a busy month testing products and preparing for the 2014 World...

New Site Inspection Service Ensures Quality Hardbanding Application
Thursday, July 17, 2014 by Postle Industries Hardbanding Solutions by Postle Industries is now offering site inspections to ensure that its certified hardband applicators are properly applying Duraband® NC and Tuffband® NC hardbanding...

Personal VOC Monitors Improve Health and Safety Regimes
Thursday, July 17, 2014 by Ion Science Many chemicals in common use have been identified as extremely hazardous, and represent serious health risks to personnel in the plants where they are manufactured, processed, stored or...

A-Cranes EECV Blastcleaned with Eurogrit Abrasive
Thursday, July 17, 2014 by Eurogrit Smits Vastgoedzorg will perform steel conservation for ThyssenKrupp Mill Services & Systems on three A-cranes at the seaside of the EECV Terminal in the Netherlands....

Klinge Corp Participates in Third Annual Deepwater Asia Congress in Jakarta
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 by Klinge Corporation Klinge Corporation joined officials from the Indonesian government and offshore professionals from around the world earlier this month at the third annual Deepwater Asia Congress...

Chinese Smartsea Technology Becomes Authorised EIVA Reseller
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 by EIVA China has been the destination of quite a number of orders shipped from Danish EIVA for the last couple of years. Due to expectations of further growth in demand from this market, EIVA has added...

Roxtec to Build Material Development Lab in Sweden
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 by Roxtec Multidiameter Global cable and pipe transit provider Roxtec will create a first-class material laboratory at its headquarters in Karlskrona, Sweden during the next twelve...

Intermarine and Transtar Transitario form Transmarine JV
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 by Intermarine Intermarine and Angolan company Transtar Transitario have formed a joint-venture (JV), to be known as Transmarine, which will operate in the ocean carriage of oil and gas equipment to Angolan...


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