Search results for: Norphlet

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  • 23 May 2019
    Project & Tenders

    Appomattox has realized cost reductions of more than 40% since taking the final investment decision in 2015.

  • 25 May 2018
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Shell Offshore has made a large, deepwater, exploration discovery in the Norphlet geologic play in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico with its Dover well.  The Dover discovery is Shell’s sixth in the Norphlet and encountered more than 800 net feet of pay (244 meters). The discovery is located approximately 13 miles from the Appomattox host […]

  • 15 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Shell has announced its third major discovery in the Norphlet play in the deep waters of the Gulf of Mexico with the successful Rydberg exploration well. After more than 10 years of exploration activities in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico, Shell continues to lead industry in exploring this Jurassic play. “The Rydberg discovery builds upon […]

  • 24 May 2018

    Oil find is Shell’s sixth in the Norphlet play

  • 25 July 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    Williams has acquired and placed into service the 16-inch Norphlet deepwater gathering pipeline system constructed by Shell Offshore, who is the operator, and CNOOC Petroleum Offshore U.S.A. (CNOOC). The pipeline extends 54 miles from the Shell-operated Appomattox Floating Production System in 7,400-feet of water to the Transco Main Pass 261A junction platform, located approximately 60 […]

  • 23 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Shell has started production at Appomattox floating production system months ahead of schedule. Appomattox floating production system is located approximately 129 kilometres south east of Louisiana in approximately 2,255 metres of water. Shell’s largest floating platform in the Gulf of Mexico currently has an expected production of 175,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boe/d), […]

  • 25 July 2019

    Gulf of Mexico pipeline operator Williams has acquired and placed into service the 16-inch Norphlet deepwater gathering pipeline system.

  • 28 May 2018
    Equipment

    Shell has evacuated offshore workers from two of its platforms in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico ahead of the tropical storm Alberto.

  • 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.

  • 15 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Shell announces its third major discovery in the Norphlet play in the deep waters of the Gulf of Mexico with the successful Rydberg exploration well. After more than 10 years of exploration activities in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico, Shell continues to lead industry in exploring this Jurassic play. “The Rydberg discovery builds upon our […]

  • 20 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Workers stuck on North Sea rig due to helicopter leak A crew consisting of 18 oil workers has been left stranded on a North Sea Ensco 102 rig when discovered that the helicopter, that was supposed to fly them home, is leaking fluid.   Saipem bags two FPSO contracts in Brazil and Angola Saipem has […]

  • 19 February 2015
    Equipment

    TGS has announced the extension of its Declaration Multi-WAZ Survey in the Mississippi Canyon and DeSoto Canyon protraction areas of the Gulf of Mexico. The extension represents a minimum 2,000 km(2) of additional data to be acquired by CGG using the single pass vessel configuration derived from its StagSeis(TM) technology. According to TGS, this technology will better image deep […]

  • 13 February 2020
    Operations & Maintenance

    TGS has started the Eastern Delta Refocus 3D Ocean Bottom Seismic (OBS) imaging program in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.  This reprocessing project marks the next phase of imaging over the mature, hydrocarbon producing areas of Main Pass and Viosca Knoll. TGS plans to reprocess an area of approximately 2,250 square kilometers in order to […]

  • 19 February 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    TGS has announced the extension of its Declaration Multi-WAZ Survey in the Mississippi Canyon and DeSoto Canyon protraction areas of the Gulf of Mexico. The extension represents a minimum 2,000 square kilometers of additional data to be acquired by CGG using the single pass vessel configuration derived from its StagSeis(TM) technology. According to TGS, this technology […]

  • 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 […]

  • 20 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Shell continues to build upon a strong position in the Central Gulf of Mexico and is the apparent high bidder on 4 blocks during today’s US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Lease Sale 231. Shell bid on a total of 8 blocks and exposed approximately $100,000,000. Shell was the apparent high bidder on 4 […]

  • 7 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    Nexen Inc. today reported that drilling operations are complete on the Kakuna sub-salt exploration well on Green Canyon block 504 located approximately 180 miles southwest of New Orleans in deepwater Gulf of Mexico. The well did not encounter commercial hydrocarbons, and is now in the process of being plugged and abandoned. Kakuna was drilled to […]

  • 30 May 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Shell has begun returning offshore workers to its assets in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico following the Alberto storm.

  • 30 November 2011
    Business & Finance

      Today, Nexen Inc. , an independent, Canadian-based global energy company has entered a joint venture with China’s CNOOC Limited in the Gulf of Mexico. The joint venture will provide CNOOC Limited with a working interest in up to six deepwater exploration wells in the Gulf of Mexico. Among the prospects included in the deal […]

  • 13 February 2020

    Norwegian seismic giant TGS has started the Eastern Delta Refocus 3D ocean bottom seismic (OBS) imaging program in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

  • 24 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    French oil company Total has further increased its Gulf of Mexico footprint by entering what it claims to be one of the most significant recent discoveries in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

  • 23 January 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Transocean said it would use the net proceeds “to partially finance the construction or acquisition of the Deepwater Poseidon [drillship] .”