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CSA unveils new application for offshore industry
17 April, 2014
CSA Ocean Sciences (CSA) has built and hosted a login-based GeoPortal, which is part of its 'marine environmental services for spill...
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Today’s oil prices rise on mounting Ukraine tensions
Thursday, April 17, 2014 Crude futures rose today due to mounting tensions in Ukraine, which kept the geopolitical risk premium on the commodity...

Saipem wins $4bn FPSO contracts from Total in Angola
Thursday, April 17, 2014 Italian oil and gas industry contractor Saipem has secured contracts for a combined total of more than $4bn in Angola from French oil firm...

Today’s Brent value drops due to sluggish Chinese GDP growth
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Brent futures dropped today due to sluggish Chinese economic growth, which dampened energy use in the world's second largest economy and oil...

Oceana reports increase in opposition to controversial seismic airgun use along East Coast
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 International advocacy group Oceana has reported an increase in opposition to controversial seismic airgun use along the East Coast, with the joining of 110 local elected officials and...

FoundOcean wins contracts from Heerema and Bibby Offshore
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Offshore grouting contractor FoundOcean has received two contracts from Heerema Marine Contractors and Bibby Offshore for the Solan oil field development to the west of the Shetlands in the North...

Aquaterra Energy forecasts rise in demand for offshore rental equipment
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 UK-based offshore engineering solutions provider Aquaterra Energy has forecasted an increase in demand for offshore rental equipment in the oil and gas market as confidence in the economy...

Today’s oil prices drop on hopes of resolution to Ukraine crisis
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Oil futures dropped today over investor expectations that a forthcoming meeting in Geneva could possibly resolve the current crisis situation in...

Drydocks to build two jack-up drilling rigs for Malta Oil
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Drydocks World is set to build two new jack-up drilling rigs for Malta Oil & Gas as part of an...

Oil prices increase over Ukrainian conflict
Monday, April 14, 2014 Oil prices increased today after worsening geopolitical tensions over Ukraine fuelled investor concerns that the situation could lead to military confrontation with Russia and disrupt...

Shell postpones Norwegian subsea gas project
Monday, April 14, 2014 Royal Dutch Shell has announced the postponement of a Norwegian subsea gas project because of increasing costs and...

Total to develop offshore Kaombo project in Angola
Monday, April 14, 2014 Total and its joint venture partners have decided to develop Angola’s ultra-deep offshore Kaombo project, whose capital expenditure to reach full capacity was reduced by $4bn to...

AWE wins exploration permit offshore Western Australia
Friday, April 11, 2014 AWE has secured a new exploration permit offshore Western Australia as part of the Australia 2013 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage...

TDW re-routes offshore gas pipeline without supply interruption in Indonesia
Friday, April 11, 2014 TD Williamson (TDW) has prevented a major gas supply interruption for residents and businesses in Jakarta, where it carried out a complex subsea pipeline pressure intervention offshore...

Today’s oil prices fell amid Libyan oil supply increase
Friday, April 11, 2014 Oil futures dropped today amid expectations that oil supply from Libya could increase; however, prices were supported by the growing tension between the West and Russia over...

AGR wins NCS contract
Thursday, April 10, 2014 Premier Oil has selected AGR to provide well management and well planning services for exploration drilling and field developments within the Norwegian Continental Shelf...

Today’s oil prices slide as US crude inventories rise
Thursday, April 10, 2014 Oil prices dropped today as the US industry data showed that crude inventories in the world's largest oil consumer rose nearly six times, which created demand...

Petrofac reopens Scottish fire and emergency response training centre
Thursday, April 10, 2014 Petrofac Training Services has reopened its Montrose fire and emergency response training facility in Scotland, following a £1.5m investment for...

Oil prices slump following drop in China crude imports
Thursday, April 10, 2014 Oil prices have fallen as China's March crude oil imports dropped to a five-month low, sparking concerns about weak demand for...

Rolls-Royce to invest in Brazilian marine facility
Wednesday, April 09, 2014 Rolls-Royce has announced plans to further invest in a new marine facility in Rio de Janeiro state to support customers in the expanding offshore oil and gas...

Oil prices slide as US crude inventories rise
Wednesday, April 09, 2014 Oil prices dropped today as US industry data showed that crude inventories in the world's largest oil consumer rose by nearly six times, which created demand...


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