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  • 20 June 2017

    Italian oil company Eni has been granted three offshore blocks awarded by Mexico’s National Hydrocarbon Commission (CNH) as part of the Round 2.1. The Mexican oil regulator has received successful bids for ten blocks out of 15 on offer. Eni’s new blocks are located in the Sureste Basin, in the Gulf of Mexico. “This result boosts […]

  • 3 November 2016

    Shell with its partners, Pavilion Energy and Ophir Energy, said it will start the drilling program covering two wells in Block 1 and 4, located in the Mafia Deep basin off Tanzania.

  • 31 March 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    VAALCO Energy, Inc. has announced that the post-salt Kindele-1 well, its first exploration well on Block 5 offshore Angola, was drilled to a total vertical depth of approximately 1,829 meters.   VAALCO started drilling Kindele-1 well on March 2, 2015 with Celtic Sea semi-submersible drilling rig. According to the company, the objective reservoir, the Mucanzo sand formation […]

  • 8 December 2015

    With all five steel jacket foundations fully installed at the Block Island Wind Farm (BIWF) site, Deepwater Wind officially completed the first offshore construction season for America’s first offshore wind farm. The last deck platform was placed on top of a foundation on 21 November and all of the construction and crew vessels associated with the operation […]

  • 9 December 2015
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The first offshore construction season is now complete for America’s first offshore wind farm, with all five steel jacket foundations fully installed at the Block Island Wind Farm site. Construction crews installed the last deck platform on November 21. All of the construction and crew vessels associated with the operation have now demobilized from the […]

  • 19 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian Energy Company (UK) Ltd, a fully owned subsidiary of Norwegian Energy Company ASA, has entered into an agreement to sell 35 percent of UK license P2032 (Valleys) to Total E&P UK. After this transaction, Noreco will keep a 15 per cent interest in the license.   According to the agreement, Total will compensate Noreco by carrying Noreco’s share of […]

  • 14 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    The President’s Budget for fiscal year 2020 released Tuesday includes more than $4.827 billion in discretionary funding for the Civil Works program of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, with $22.023 million set aside for Buffalo District projects. The Civil Works budget funds the Operation and Maintenance Program, which includes the maintenance of federal shipping […]

  • 1 September 2010
    Business & Finance

    The Blockbuster has been making a big impression on the Maasvlakte in recent months. In the autumn, this specially-designed crane will place the first huge blocks in the Maasvlakte seawall. Testing is underway and the operators are practising with the new crane. The biggest blocks in the coming hard seawall are concrete blocks weighing 40 […]

  • 8 January 2019
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Oil giant Shell is getting ready to start drilling an offshore well in Bulgaria using a Noble Corporation drillship.

  • 28 March 2018

    Mexico on Tuesday awarded 16 shallow water blocks to twelve bidders. Acreage was offered in oil provinces in shallow waters in the Gulf of Mexico: Burgos Tampico-Misantla-Veracruz, and the Southeast Basin. According to the country’s oil and gas regulator CNH, the tendered contracts represent an associated investment of approximately $8.6 billion dollars over the contract period. […]

  • 5 July 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Tullow Oil has started drilling operations offshore Guyana with the spudding of the first exploration well on its Jethro-Lobe prospect on the Orinduik Block.

  • 19 October 2017

    Indonesia has reached a series of agreements with Japan’s Inpex regarding the development of the Masela block that contains the Abadi gas field. 

  • 6 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    There is every reason to believe that 2016 will see a series of developments for renewable energy, especially in new markets in offshore wind, according to Bruce Valpy, Director at BVG Associates. The year ahead of us will see the commissioning of the first offshore farm in the US, at Block Island, off Rhode Island State. 2016 will […]

  • 24 January 2013
    Project & Tenders

    Eni signed Exploration and Production Sharing Contracts with the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism of the Republic of Cyprus, for Blocks 2, 3 and 9 located in the Cypriot deep offshore portion of the Levantine basin, which encompass an area of around 12,530 square kilometres, thus marking the entry of Eni in the Country. […]

  • 25 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    On July 3, the number of prefabricated blocks of Qatar Doha New Port Project reached 20,000, accounting for 57.84% of the total number of prefabricated blocks, and 3773 blocks more than the output of the project reference plan for the same period. This provides powerful guarantee for the block installation and the follow-up construction of […]

  • 20 January 2015

    In the Awards in Predefined Areas 2014, Statoil has been awarded interests in 15 licences on the NCS, 8 of those as operator. Today, the government has also announced the blocks in the 23rd concession round. “These are very positive news for Statoil and the whole industry. Access to new quality acreage is essential to […]

  • 24 September 2006

    Greenpeace activists in Estonia on Monday blocked the departure of a Dutch ship that had unloaded chemical waste blamed for the deaths of seven people in Ivory Coast, the organization and news reports said. A Greenpeace statement said its ship Arctic Sunrise dropped anchor in front of the gasoline tanker Probo Koala at the Estonian […]

  • 12 May 2017

    French oil major Total and the Government of Mauritania have signed an exploration and production contract to perform exploration works on offshore Block C7. Total said on Friday that the company would take operatorship of the block with a 90 percent stake. The remaining ten percent will be held by Société Mauritanienne des Hydrocarbures et […]

  • 5 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Oslo-headquartered marine insurer Skuld has warned its members of protests by truck drivers in ten of Brazil’s 26 states that have been affecting the delivery of cargo to a number of Brazilian ports for the last 12 days, and might impact cargo availability, berthing schedules and loading operations in some places.  Skuld says that the strike started out as […]

  • 9 September 2015

    Erin Energy Corporation has obtained an eighteen-month extension of the Initial Exploration Period (IEP) of its offshore Kenya blocks, L27 and L28. The IEP on blocks L27 and L28 has been extended to February 2017. “We are delighted to receive this eighteen-month extension,” said Segun Omidele, Senior Vice President, Exploration and Production. “This additional time […]

  • 28 September 2011

    Minister for Defence Materiel Jason Clare today announced that two more keel blocks had been delivered to Adelaide to construct Australia’s first Air Warfare Destroyer. This follows the delivery of the first keel block last month. The blocks were constructed at the Williamstown shipyard in Melbourne. They were loaded on to barges last week and […]

  • 16 February 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The second license round offshore Cyprus opened 11th of February 2012. There will be official opening presentations by the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism of the Republic of Cyprus in Houston 22nd of February at the International pavilion at NAPE and in London at APPEX 6th of March. License Round duration The round is […]