Murphy Oil Corporation

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Pilot Energy Inks Deal to Acquire Murphy's Stake in Permit WA-481-P Off WA
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 Pilot Energy inks agreement to acquire Murphy Australia's 100 percent interest in exploration permit WA-481-P located offshore North Perth Basin, Western Australia.
Fire at Mississippi gas plant halts US Gulf Coast platforms
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 At least two offshore oil platforms halt operations in the US Gulf of Mexico after a fire at a natural gas processing plant in Mississippi shut a crucial pipeline that brings output onshore, several companies say.
PBJV Clinches Contract from Murphy for Work Offshore Malaysia
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 PBJV Group clinches an umbrella contract to provide welding services for Murphy Oil's units operating offshore Malaysia.
Canada's Ever-Shrinking Oil Industry Braces for More Job Cuts
Monday, April 04, 2016 After almost two years of sinking oil prices and at least 40,000 job cuts, Canada's petroleum industry still isn't finished tackling its bloated operations.
Murphy Studies Options for 2 Wells Off Sarawak, Farms-in to Vietnam Block
Thursday, October 29, 2015 Murphy is evaluating development options for the Merapuh 5 and Marakas wells offshore Sarawak, Malaysia, while agreeing to the farm-in for a 35 percent interest in the 15-1/05 Production Sharing Contract off Vietnam.
America's Oil Output Refuses to Collapse. Here's One Reason Why.
Thursday, October 01, 2015 Somewhere amid the maze of wells that Murphy Oil Corp. has scattered across Texas' sprawling Eagle Ford shale formatio, Brett Pennington is carrying out a little experiment.
Aker Bags Subsea Contract from Murphy for Rotan Gas Project Off Malaysia
Thursday, October 01, 2015 Aker Solutions bags contract to supply a subsea production system to Murphy Oil for the Rotan deepwater gas project offshore East Malaysia.
Canadian Oil Sands Halts Syncrude Production After Fire, Prices Spike
Monday, August 31, 2015 Canadian Oil Sands Ltd halts crude oil production after a fire damaged equipment at its processing facility in northern Alberta.
Murphy Updates on Malaysian Ops, Makes Gas Find at Permai Well Off Sabah
Thursday, July 30, 2015 Murphy completes drilling campaign at Belum gas field offshore Sarawak, Malaysia and makes gas discovery at Permai well in deepwater Block H offshore Sabah.
Analysts Outline What to Expect in Round One Bidding
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 Industry experts discuss what kind of results to expect in Mexico's Round One bidding activity and results needed for the round to be deemed a success.
PetroVietnam to Work with Murphy, ExxonMobil on Oil, Gas Projects
Monday, July 13, 2015 PetroVietnam is set to work with Murphy Oil and ExxonMobil on local and overseas oil and gas developments, including Block B and Ca Voi Xanh gas projects offshore Vietnam.
Murphy Completes Transfer of 50% Stake in Cameroon's Ntem Block to Sterling
Friday, April 10, 2015 Murphy Corp. completes transfer of its 50 percent interest in Ntem Concession offshore Cameroon to Sterling Energy.
Atwood Falcon to Complete Drilling Munia Prospect in Perth Basin in April
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 Murphy plans to complete drilling the Munia exploration well in WA-481-P offshore Western Australia in April after failing to find hydrocarbons at two other prospects in the permit.
Murphy Closes Sale of 30% of its Malaysian Oil, Gas Assets to Pertamina
Friday, January 30, 2015 Murphy closes the second phase of the sale of 30 percent of its Malaysian oil and gas assets to Pertamina.
Pertamina Says May Double Output from Overseas Assets by End-2014
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Pertamina expects its overseas assets to contribute between 90,000 and 120,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day by the end of 2014, the company says, up from around 63,000 barrels per day of crude last year.
Shell Commences First Oil from Gumusut-Kakap Floating Platform Off Sabah
Wednesday, October 08, 2014 Shell commences oil production from the Gumusut-Kakap floating platform offshore Sabah.
Murphy Oil To Sell Nearly A Third Of Malaysian Assets For $2B
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 Murphy Oil says it would sell 30% of its oil and gas assets in Malaysia for $2 billion in cash to Pertamina as it cuts overseas holdings to focus on an improving home market.
Basis Point: Petrovietnam Seeking $1.8B Loan for Murphy Oil Malaysia Stake
Thursday, August 21, 2014 Petrovietnam is in talks with banks for a seven-year loan of up to $1.8 billion to back its bid to buy a stake in Murphy Oil's Malaysian oil and gas assets, Thomson Reuters publication Basis Point reports, citing sources.
Source: Petrovietnam Eyes Stake in Murphy Oil's Malaysian Assets
Thursday, August 14, 2014 Petrovietnam has bid for a stake in Murphy Oil's Malaysian oil and gas assets, challenging other suitors including Mitsubishi and Indian state oil companies, a person with direct knowledge of the plan says.
Sources: Murphy Oil's Malaysia Assets Draw Interest From Mitsubishi, ONGC
Friday, July 18, 2014 Mitsubishi submits a non-binding bid to buy Murphy Oil's Malaysian oil and gas assets valued at about $2.5 billion, a person familiar with the matter tells Reuters.