First Gas Commences at Lishui 36-1 Field Off China's Zhejiang Province
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 CNOOC commences first production at the Lishui 36-1 gas field, located offshore Zhejiang province, China.
Husky Updates on Field Developments in China, Indonesia
Friday, July 25, 2014 Husky Energy updates on field developments at its offshore projects in China and Indonesia.
CNOOC Commences Trial Production at LS36-1 Gas Field Offshore China
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 CNOOC commences trial production at LS36-1 gas field offshore Zhejiang province, China.
China Studies Floating Gas Plants for South China Sea
Thursday, July 17, 2014 CNOOC is studying the possibility of building a multi-billion-dollar floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) vessel, as-yet untried technology that would likely be used to produce gas from the deep waters of the South China Sea.
PT Energi Mega Persada Commences First Gas at Kuat Field in Sumatra
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 PT Energi Mega Persada commences first production at Kuat gas field in the Malacca Strait production sharing contract in Sumatra, Indonesia.
CNOOC Completes Development Work at LS36-1 Gas Field Off Eastern China
Friday, July 04, 2014 Primeline reports that the LS36-1 gas development in Block 25/34 offshore eastern China has been completed, with the field ready for commissioning and first production.
Stranded Chinese Workers in Iraq Being Evacuated
Friday, June 27, 2014 Chinese workers are being evacuated from fighting in Iraq, with PetroChina pulling out some of its staff from the country.
Atwood Hunter to Work for CNOOC Offshore Equatorial Guinea
Friday, June 20, 2014 Atwood Oceanics clinches a drilling services contract from CNOOC for the Atwood Hunter semisub to work offshore Equatorial Guinea.
China Sends Four Oil Rigs to South China Sea Amid Regional Tensions
Friday, June 20, 2014 China sends four oil rigs into the South China Sea in a sign that Beijing is stepping up its exploration for oil and gas in the tense region.
Eni Signs PSC to Explore Block 50/34 Offshore Hainan Island
Friday, June 20, 2014 Eni signs production sharing contract with CNOOC to explore Block 50/34 offshore Hainan island in the South China Sea.
CNOOC, Shell Ink Agreement on Global Strategic Partnership
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 CNOOC and Shell ink deal committing both firms to an existing strategic partnership in China and around the world.
DNV GL's Unit Helps CNOOC Perform First DP Floatover Installation in China
Monday, June 16, 2014 DNV GL's unit Noble Denton Marine helps CNOOC perform the first offshore platform installation in China using advanced dynamic positioning floatover technology at Enping oil fields.
Vietnam, China Trade Barbs After Vietnamese Fishing Boat Sinks
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 COSL says it has finished its first round of drilling and moved its rig to another site in the area.
China Blames Vietnam, Says Will Not Cede Inch of Disputed Territory
Friday, May 16, 2014 A top Chinese general defends the deployment of an oil rig that has inflamed tensions in the disputed South China Sea and triggered deadly protests in Vietnam, blaming Hanoi and saying China cannot afford to "lose an inch" of territory.
CNOOC Commences First Oil at Kenli 3-2 Fields in Southern Bohai Bay
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 CNOOC commences first production at the Kenli 3-2 oil fields in southern Bohai Bay offshore China.
Vietnamese Riot in Industrial Zones in Anti-China Protest
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 Rioting broke out at industrial zones in southern Vietnam during protests by thousands of workers angered by Chinese oil drilling in a contested area of the South China Sea, officials say.
China Urges Talks, Says No 'Clash' in Sea Row With Vietnam
Thursday, May 08, 2014 China rejects Vietnamese claims it acted aggressively in the South China Sea and called for a peaceful end to a bitter row sparked by Beijing's parking of a giant oil rig in contested waters.
China Condemns Vietnamese 'Harassment' of Ship in Disputed Waters
Wednesday, May 07, 2014 China warns Vietnam not to disturb activities of Chinese companies operating near disputed islands in the South China Sea, after Hanoi condemned as illegal the movement of a giant Chinese oil rig into what it says is its territorial water.
COSL Completes 3D Seismic Survey in Block 33/07 in East China Sea
Wednesday, May 07, 2014 China Oilfield Services Ltd. completes 3D seismic survey in Block 33/07 in the East China Sea.
Vietnam Says Chinese Offshore Rig is Illegal; China Disagrees
Monday, May 05, 2014 Vietnam condemns as illegal the operation of a Chinese deepwater drilling rig in what Vietnam says is its territorial water in the South China Sea and told China's state-run oil company to remove it.