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  • 5 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    Some 150 litres of heavy marine fuel oil reached Australia’s Sydney Harbour at Gore Bay, Greenwich, following an oil spill from the Viva Energy oil terminal in late December 2016. The majority of the spill was contained, while part of it reached the harbour, the New South Wales Environment Protection Authority (EPA) said, adding the amount will be quantified […]

  • 16 March 2018
    Infrastructure

    RockRose Energy is working to find out whether the Bleo Holm FPSO, producing for the Ross and Blake fields in the UK North Sea, should be replaced or its life extended. 

  • 13 December 2010
    Project & Tenders

    Shell and Schlumberger announced a multiyear research technology cooperation agreement focusing on improving the recovery factor of oil and gas reservoirs and extending the life of existing oil and natural gas fields. • Goal is to speed development of oil and gas resources to meet increasing demand • New generation of tools is needed to […]

  • 15 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    This Tuesday (Nov. 15), Petrobras will unveil the trophy to be awarded to the top three drivers and the winning team of Petrobras’ Brazilian Formula 1 Grand Prix race, scheduled for November 27, in São Paulo. Encrusted on each trophy is a rock lifted from the pre-salt layer, at a depth of 5,000 meters and […]

  • 4 June 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Norway’s Aker BP A has completed the drilling of wildcat well 15/6-15 in the North Sea, offshore Norway, without hitting hydrocarbons.

  • 3 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    HRT Participações em Petróleo S.A. has announced, on June 1st, 2013, the spud-in of the Murombe-1 (2212/06-1) (“Murombe-1”), the second offshore well in its back-to-back exploratory drilling campaign. This well is targeting the Murombe Prospect, located in Petroleum Exploration License 23 (“PEL-23”), in the Walvis Basin, offshore the Republic of Namibia.  The Murombe-1 well is […]

  • 3 December 2010

    Lundin Norway AS, operator of production licence 338, is in the process of completing the drilling of wildcat well about 4 km northwest of the ”Luno” oil discovery and 3 km south of the ”Draupne” oil discovery. The objective of the well was to prove petroleum in Middle Jurassic reservoir rocks (the Hugin formation), as […]

  • 2 July 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Det norske oljeselskap AS, operator of the Ivar Aasen field in the North Sea, has completed the drilling of three appraisal wells, 16/1-22 S, 16/1-22 A and 16/1-22 B. The field is located in the central part of the North Sea and was proven in 2008. According to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD), the size of […]

  • 13 December 2010
    Business & Finance

      Shell and Schlumberger  announced a multiyear research technology cooperation agreement focusing on improving the recovery factor of oil and gas reservoirs and extending the life of existing oil and natural gas fields. • Goal is to speed development of oil and gas resources to meet increasing demand • New generation of tools is needed […]

  • 19 August 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Lundin Norway has made a small oil discovery in the North Sea offshore Norway, 285 kilometers west of Stavanger.

  • 17 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Pancontinental Oil and Gas NL has advised that, after lengthy analysis, it has been verified that the recently completed Sunbird-1 well off the southern Kenyan coast has intersected an oil column the first ever oil discovered off the East African coast. The gross oil column is assessed to be 14m thick beneath a gross gas column […]

  • 26 April 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Norway’s Equinor has drilled another dry well with the Transocean Spitsbergen rig in the North Sea, offshore Norway.

  • 8 April 2020

    DEME Offshore is a global provider of innovative solutions within the international oil, gas and renewables industry. The focus of our services is on transport & installation of foundations and turbines for offshore wind farms, cable installation as well as operations & maintenance activities to full Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (EPCI) contracts. For oil […]

  • 4 January 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Statoil’s drilling of the Skinfaks South well in the North Sea has been completed and the estimated volume is between 1.9 and 6.9 million barrels of oil equivalents. This is the fourth infrastructure-near discovery in the Gullfaks area in a 10 month period. Light oil has been confirmed in Middle Jurassic reservoir rocks (Brent group) […]

  • 3 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Following its sister vessel in 2009, the vessel Joseph Plateau was launched today at the Spanish shipyard Construcciones Navales de Norte in Sestao. This 191,5 m long vessel will be used for precise rock dumping to a depth of 2,000 m. The system for the unfolding of the fall pipe is extremely advanced and operates […]

  • 5 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    Following its sister vessel in 2009, the vessel Joseph Plateau was launched on 3 August at the Spanish shipyard Construcciones Navales de Norte in Sestao. This 191,5 m long vessel will be used for precise rock dumping to a depth of 2,000 m. The system for the unfolding of the fall pipe is extremely advanced […]

  • 3 November 2016

    Dutch offshore services and dredging company Van Oord has secured two contracts by international contractor Subsea 7, for work offshore Egypt. Van Oord on Thursday said the deal included the construction of a landfall and the execution of subsea rock installation works. The company did not reveal the financial details of the deal. The projects […]

  • 1 June 2006

    The authorities today noticed a ”thin streak of oil” from the Singapore ship ”Ocean Saraya” that had drifted on oyster rocks yesterday after being swept by powerful gales and high sea currents off Karwar coast in the Arabian Sea. ”No cause for concern,” was the comment of Deputy Inspector General of Police R M Sharma […]

  • 23 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company, from Oak Brook, Illinois, has won a $14.1 million modification to contract W912BU-15-C-0054 for the Delaware River dredging and rock removal operations. Work will be performed in Chester, Pennsylvania, with an estimated completion date of March 15, 2019, according to the latest U.S. Department of Defense’s (DoD) release. The project is […]

  • 11 May 2006

    An explosion rocked an oil tanker undergoing repairs near the Philippine capital of Manila, triggering a fire that injured two crewmen before it was contained, officials said Thursday. Coast Guard chief Vice Admiral Arthur Gosingan said welding work was being done on one of M/T Daniella Natividad’s tanks when the work apparently triggered an explosion […]

  • 6 March 2012

    Statoil Petroleum AS, operator of production licence 532, is in the process of concluding the drilling of appraisal well 7220/5-1 on the 7220/8-1 (”Skrugard”) gas/oil discovery.  The discovery was proven in 2011 in Middle and Lower Jurassic reservoir rocks. The appraisal well was drilled about 3 kilometres north of the 7220/8-1 discovery well and 100 […]

  • 16 October 2010
    Business & Finance

    Desire Petroleum plc, the oil and gas company wholly focussed on the North Falkland Basin, advises that the 14/15-1 well on the Rachel prospect has reached a total depth of 2,877 metres. Initial wireline logging shows that no hydrocarbons have been found. However a substantial thickness of sandstone was encountered in the upper part of […]