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Keppel FELS delivers XLE-3 ultra harsh environment jack-up to Maersk Drilling
30 January, 2015
Keppel FELS, a subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine, has delivered XLE-3 ultra harsh environment jack-up to Maersk...
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DNV GL wins contract to support Maria field development in Norway
Friday, January 30, 2015 DNV GL has secured a contract from Wintershall Norges to support the Maria field development project in the Haltenbanken region of the Norwegian Sea....

Oil steadies near $49 with support from Chinese reserve regulations
Friday, January 30, 2015 The price of Brent crude oil steadied near $49 a barrel on Friday with some support from new reserve regulations in China....

BG Group and KBR sign global alliance for oil and gas projects
Friday, January 30, 2015 KBR has signed agreement to support BG Group in delivering its global oil and gas projects....

Sharp increase in US crude stocks encourages Brent to trade above $48
Thursday, January 29, 2015 Brent crude oil futures traded above $48 a barrel today following the sharp increase in US domestic crude oil...

Gazprom to build offshore section of Turkish Stream gas pipeline under Black Sea
Thursday, January 29, 2015 Russian energy firm Gazprom has announced it will independently construct the offshore section of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline under the Black...

Chevron, BP and ConocoPhillips to explore 24 jointly-held offshore Gulf of Mexico leases
Thursday, January 29, 2015 Chevron USA has agreed to work with BP Exploration and Production (BP) and ConocoPhillips to explore and appraise 24 jointly-held offshore leases in the deepwater Gulf of...

Shell to slash investment by $15bn amid declining oil prices
Thursday, January 29, 2015 Shell is set to cut investment by $15bn in the next three years due to the sharp decline of oil...

Eni, Vitol and Ghana sign agreement to start work on $7bn offshore oil and gas project
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 Eni, Vitol and the Government of Ghana have signed an agreement to start work on the $7bn Offshore Cape Three Points (OCTP) oil and gas...

Brent crude oil drops to $49 a barrel as dollar strengthens
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 The price of Brent crude oil dropped to $49 a barrel today as the dollar strengthens and US crude inventories...

McDermott's Derrick Barge 50 installs drilling and production platform in US GoM
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 McDermott International's Derrick Barge 50 (DB50) has installed a drilling and production platform in the US Gulf of Mexico...

US DOI unveils draft strategy for offshore Outer Continental Shelf oil and gas leasing
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 The US Department of the Interior (DOI) has unveiled its draft strategy for offshore oil and gas...

Oil steadies above $48 a barrel as Euro rises against US dollar
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 The price of Brent crude oil steadied above $48 a barrel following the rise of the Euro against the US...

Technip secures two subsea contracts from Stone Energy in Gulf of Mexico
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 French engineering firm Technip has secured two new subsea contracts from Stone Energy to support the Amethyst field, located on Mississippi Canyon 26 in the Gulf of...

JGC secures EPCC contract for Petronas' LNG complex in Bintulu, Malaysia
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 JGC has secured a JPY60bn ($508m) contract from Petronas to expand the facilities at its liquefied natural gas (LNG) complex in Bintulu, Sarawak,...

African Petroleum increases reserve estimates for West African offshore operations
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 African Petroleum has increased reserve estimates for its West Africa operations by more than...

Suncor secures approval to drill 34/4-14 S and A exploration well in Norway
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 Suncor Energy Norge has secured approval from the Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) to drill the 34/4-14 S and A exploration...

BPZ Energy reveals new production from Albacora A-27D well, Block Z-1, offshore Peru
Monday, January 26, 2015 Independent oil and gas exploration and production company BPZ Energy has announced initial production at the Albacora A-27D development well, offshore Block Z-1,...

KrisEnergy completes 2D seismic acquisition programme offshore Bangladesh
Friday, January 23, 2015 KrisEnergy has completed a 3,146km 2D seismic acquisition programme in the SS-11 exploration block offshore...

Det norske starts drilling programme at Ivar Aasen field in Norway
Friday, January 23, 2015 Det norske oljeselskap has started its drilling programme at Ivar Aasen field in the Norwegian North...

Cairn Energy completes Catcher development farmout
Friday, January 23, 2015 Oil and gas exploration and development firm Cairn Energy has completed a farmout agreement for the sale of the Catcher development and adjacent acreage in the UK North...


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