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EBR Staff Writer

Oil platform evacuated after ship carrying radioactive waste catches fire in North Sea

Dozens of people were evacuated from an oil rig in the North Sea after a ship carrying radioactive concrete waste caught fire and began drifting towards it.

CB&I secures FEED Contract for hydrocracker complex in Russia

CB&I announced that it has been awarded a contract by JSC Gazprom Neft for front end engineering and design (FEED) services for a new oil refining complex at Gazprom Neft’s refinery in Omsk, Western Siberia, Russia.

Noble Energy reshuffles rigs offshore Israel

Noble Energy has revealed its revised drilling plans for the deepwater rigs it has under contract in the Eastern Mediterranean, offshore Israel.

Statoil submits Skuld field development plan

Norwegian oil company Statoil and its partners have submitted a Nkr10bn ($1.73bn) plan for the development and operation of its Skuld field on the Halten Bank to Norway’s federal authorities.

Carrizo Oil sells Eagle Ford Shale assets for $95m

A wholly owned subsidiary of GAIL (India) has acquired 20% of its Carrizo Oil & Gas interests in 20,200 net mineral acres of the Eagle Ford Shale area in Texas, US, for $95m.