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  • 8 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    Saratoga Resources, Inc. (NYSE MKT: SARA; the “Company” or “Saratoga”) today announced that it has been awarded four leases in the shallow waters of the Central Gulf of Mexico by the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management. The four lease blocks cover a total of 19,814 acres on a net and gross basis, and are […]

  • 21 March 2013

      Contango Oil & Gas Company announced yesterday that the Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Contango Operators, Inc., was the apparent high bidder on each of the three lease blocks, representing two prospects, bid at the Central Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 227 held on March 20, 2013. The Company bid a total of approximately $1.7 million […]

  • 7 March 2013

    Neftegaz America Shelf LP (Neftegaz), an indirect independent subsidiary of Russia’s state-run oil company Rosneft, has acquired 30 percent interest in 20 deepwater exploration blocks in the Gulf of Mexico held by ExxonMobil, under an agreement signed by the two companies. The 20 blocks have a total area of approximately 111,600 acres (450 square kilometers) […]

  • 21 March 2014
    Business & Finance

     Gulf Coast Energy Resources, LLC has announced it was the apparent high bidder on six leases in the Central Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 231 (through its subsidiary GCER Offshore, LLC “GCER”).  The six leases are located on the Outer Continental Shelf of the Gulf of Mexico in water depths ranging from 96 feet to 213 feet, […]

  • 17 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Noble Energy, Inc. today announced that it has reached an agreement with BP Exploration & Production Inc. to acquire 50 percent of BP’s interest in 17 deepwater exploration leases in the Gulf of Mexico. Each of the leases resides in the Atwater Valley protraction area, with Noble Energy acquiring a 50 percent working interest in […]

  • 20 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    GulfSlope Energy announced the results of its participation in offshore lease sale 231, central Gulf of Mexico, conducted by the Bureau of Ocean Management (BOEM).

  • 19 June 2015

    GulfSlope Energy, an independent oil and natural gas company, has received notice of award of two offshore lease blocks for which it was the high bidder at offshore lease sale 235, central Gulf of Mexico, conducted by the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM). The company announced the results of its participation in offshore lease sale […]

  • 21 March 2013

    Shell continues to build upon a strong position in the Central Gulf of Mexico and it was the apparent high bidder on 38 offshore blocks during yesterday’s US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Lease Sale 227.  Shell bid on a total of 43 blocks and exposed approximately $166 million.  Shell was the apparent high […]

  • 15 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    BSEE confirmed that Energy Resource Technology, LLC (ERT) has stopped the flow of natural gas from well #2 at Ship Shoal Block 225, Platform B. The flow from the well, located approximately 74 miles southwest of Port Fourchon, LA., was stopped using a pumping operation approved by BSEE that involved pumping drilling fluids into the […]

  • 28 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    McMoRan Exploration Co. announced the results of its participation in the Central Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 216/222 held last week by the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) in New Orleans, Louisiana. McMoRan was the apparent high bidder on a total of 14 lease blocks on the outer Continental Shelf of the Gulf of […]

  • 20 March 2014

    Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.  today announced that its oil & gas segment, Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas (FM O&G), was the apparent high bidder on 20 tracts in the Central Gulf of Mexico Oil and Gas Lease Sale 231 with a total investment of approximately $330 million net to FM O&G.   The bids are […]

  • 19 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    GulfSlope Energy has received notice of award and has completed all requirements for 21 offshore lease blocks for which it was the high bidder at offshore lease sale 231, central Gulf of Mexico, conducted by the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM). With the conclusion of the lease award process, the Company now controls 98,941 […]

  • 22 September 2017

    French oil major Total has said it will “capture” 7 prospects operated by Chevron in in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. The agreement covers 16 blocks. According to Total, the associated prospects are located in two promising plays and areas of the GoM: Wilcox in Central GoM next to the Anchor discovery, and Norphlet in […]

  • 31 January 2018
    Exploration & Production

    U.S. oil major Chevron has made what it says is a significant oil discovery at the Ballymore prospect in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

  • 2 April 2019

    The U.S. last month held an offshore lease sale, attracting $244 million in high bids for 227 tracts in the Gulf of Mexico, which saw oil giant Shell snapping up the biggest number of blocks, Norway’s Equinor submitting the highest bid for a single block, and the ExxonMobil’s absence from the sale.

  • 18 December 2006

    The 2nd giant goliath crane which had been established at the Neutae area, started going into operation from the 15th of December. It performed its first mission, lifting the block of H.1157. Its maximum lifting capacity is 900tons, with a hoisting height of 72m and a rail span of 148m.

  • 6 March 2013

    First block of the first from the three Icebreakers of project 21900 M, being presently under construction at Vyborg Shipyard, is placed on open building berth. “Main yard capacities are focused now on construction of semi-submersible barge which is intended for hull assembly of icebreakers and other vessels with wide beam. However, all works for […]

  • 6 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    First block of the first from the three Icebreakers of project 21900 M, being presently under construction at Vyborg Shipyard, is placed on open building berth. “Main yard capacities are focused now on construction of semi-submersible barge which is intended for hull assembly of icebreakers and other vessels with wide beam. However, all works for […]

  • 3 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Apache Corporation has  announced that its subsidiaries were the apparent high bidders on nine shallow water blocks and five deepwater blocks in the recent Gulf of Mexico lease sale held by the U.S. Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management. Lease Sale 227, held March 20 in New Orleans, received 407 bids from […]

  • 5 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Bermuda-headquartered owner and operator of liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers Golar LNG has signed a 20-year tolling contract with Ophir Energy for the floating liquefaction and storage vessel GoFLNG Gimi, scheduled to start operations offshore Equatorial Guinea in the first half of 2019. Golar and Ophir have signed a binding heads of terms agreement for a midstream chartering […]

  • 10 April 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Statoil has made an oil discovery in its Miocene Yeti prospect located in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM). “The Yeti discovery expands the proven sub-salt Miocene play further south and west of the Big Foot field,” says Jez Averty, Statoil’s senior vice president, exploration for North America. “We are analysing data to determine the size […]

  • 4 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Statoil has completed the Martin well in US Gulf of Mexico and the Dilolo well in the Kwanza basin in Angola. Statoil has made a small discovery in its Martin prospect located in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM). Statoil does not consider this to be a commercial discovery. The well has been drilled efficiently and […]