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  • 8 November 2018

    Norway’s Equinor and its partners were the successful bidders for new exploration parcels in the prolific Jeanne d’Arc basin, offshore Newfoundland. BHP Billiton was also awarded two licenses.

  • 17 April 2015

    Canadian oil and gas company Husky Energy, headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, has appointed Jonathan McKenzie as their new CFO. He most recently served as Chief Commercial Officer of Irving Oil Ltd., based in Saint John, New Brunswick. Prior to joining Irving in 2011 as Chief Financial Officer, McKenzie held senior executive roles at Calgary-based Suncor Energy […]

  • 21 October 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Operator Centrica Energy Norway and partners have decided that the Butch discovery in the North Sea will be developed as a subsea tie-in to the Ula field.  According to Centrica’s press release, with the selected subsea tie-in concept the Butch well stream will be transported to the BP operated Ula platform where processing will be […]

  • 21 September 2012
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco) announces that drilling of an exploration well on the Romeo prospect in the UK North Sea has started. The Romeo prospect is situated in licence P1666, block 30/11c in a water depth of 280 feet. The well is being drilled using the semisubmersibles drilling rig WilHunter which is equipped for […]

  • 19 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in the Atlantic margin, the North Sea and Norway, yesterday reported an oil discovery in well 8/10‐4S on the Butch prospect (Faroe 15%) located in the Norwegian North Sea. The well encountered net oil pay of approximately 50 metres […]

  • 17 May 2018
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Faroe Petroleum has completed the sale of its 17.5% working interest in the Fenja development located in PL586 in the Norwegian Sea to Suncor Energy Norge. Following the sale, Faroe retains a 7.5% working interest in the field. The cash consideration received by Faroe for the sale of the Fenja interest is $68 million, reflecting […]

  • 14 December 2016

    Chevron has canceled the order for an FPSO unit that was slated for the development of the Rosebank field in the UK North Sea. According to Hyundai Heavy Industries, Chevron sent a termination notice on Tuesday, December 13, for the 2.3 trillion Korean Won order. Converted to U.S. dollars, the order was valued at around $1.85 […]

  • 21 October 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    Butch discovery operator, Centrica Energy Norway, and partners have decided that Butch will be developed as a subsea tie-in to the Ula field.  With the selected subsea tie-in concept the Butch well stream will be transported to the BP operated Ula platform where processing will be performed. The Butch oil will be exported via the Ula […]

  • 5 June 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    Equinor and its partners have confirmed a new timeline for the Rosebank project on the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS), with the final investment decision planned to be taken by May 2022.   The new timeline comes after the award of a three-year extension for the Rosebank licences by the UK Oil and Gas Authority. “Together with […]

  • 21 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Cairn India has appointed Mayank Ashar as the Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of the company with effect from 17th November, 2014. The Board of Directors announced the appointment in its meeting held on October 21, 2014. Cairn says that Mayank Ashar brings with him more than 36 years of rich & diverse experience in the […]

  • 1 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. has entered into new long-term contracts with a group of companies that includes Chevron Canada, Husky Energy, Mosbacher Operating Ltd., Murphy Oil, Nalcor Energy, Statoil and Suncor Energy to provide shuttle tanker services for their East Coast Canada oil production. These 15-year contracts, plus extension options, will initially be serviced by […]

  • 11 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    Equinor and Chevron have completed a transaction whereby Equinor has acquired Chevron’s 40% operated interest in the Rosebank project in the West of Shetland region of the UK Continental Shelf. The Rosebank field was discovered in 2004 and lies about 130 km northwest of the Shetland Islands in water depths of approximately 1,110m. The Rosebank […]

  • 13 February 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Faroe Petroleum is now fully funded for its Brasse field development located in the North Sea, following the disposal of part of its interest in the Fenja field in the Norwegian Sea.  

  • 3 September 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Premier Oil has found no oil in well 3/7-10 S, in Myrhauk prospect in the Norwegian North Sea. The well located about 45 kilometres northeast of the Valhall field was drilled with Maersk Guardian rig. Premier said that the well encountered approximately 110 metres of good reservoir quality Middle Jurassic sands, but those were water […]

  • 9 September 2010
    Business & Finance

    Dana  announced that the Company (through its subsidiary Dana Petroleum (E&P) Limited) has entered into an agreement with Petro-Canada UK Limited (“Petro-Canada UK”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Suncor Energy Inc. (“Suncor”), to acquire Petro-Canada UK’s interests in certain UK assets (the “PCUK Assets”) for a cash consideration of £240 million (approximately $372 million) (the […]

  • 4 August 2017

    Anadarko Petroleum Corporation said the member of its board of directors, Richard George, who joined the Anadarko board in 2012, passed away on Aug. 1 as a result of complications from acute myeloid leukemia at the age of 67.

  • 17 July 2017

    A Cougar helicopter carrying crew from an offshore installation in Canada had trouble landing at the St. John’s airport last week. According to the Canadian offshore safety body CNLOPB, on July 13, 2017, Suncor Energy reported that while on final approach for landing at St. John’s airport, from the Terra Nova FPSO, Cougar Flight 421 […]

  • 26 October 2017

    Teekay Offshore has taken delivery of the first Heritage Class shuttle tankers to be used to ship oil from Canada’s Atlantic Ocean offshore oil installations. The vessel Beothuk Spirit will be followed by Norse Spirit tanker slated for delivery in the first half of November 2017, followed by Dorset Spirit in early-2018. According to Teekay, the […]

  • 10 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Det norske has as operator started collecting 3D broadband seismic data in license 715 in the Barents Sea. 2,000 square kilometers will be mapped in the large scale seismic survey, witch covers approx. four blocks. The license is located on “Lopphøgda”, an immature area on the Norwegian Shelf concerning exploration activities. Veritas_Vantage CGG performs collection, […]

  • 27 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    Trapoil , the independent oil and gas exploration, appraisal and production company focused on the UK Continental Shelf (“UKCS”) region of the North Sea, announces that operations on the Scotney (Licence P.1658, Block 20/5b) exploration prospect (“Scotney”) have experienced certain operational and weather related delays. As a consequence, the well is currently approximately 24 days […]

  • 4 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has won a contract to build three shuttle tankers plus an option for one more for a US owner, most probably Teekay Offshore, who recently announced the placing of an identical order at a Korean shipyard. Both SHI and Teekay say in their press releases that the tankers […]

  • 13 October 2015

    A fire broke out on the Terra Nova FPSO, offshore St. John’s, Canada, on Friday. Suncor, the operator, reported a grease fire from a char boiler in the galley on the FPSO. According to C-NLOPB, the offshore safety watchdog, the fire was extinguished, with no injuries reported. The incident happened about 8:20 p.m. on October 10. […]