Statoil Completes Tanzania Farm-In
Friday, May 24, 2013 Statoil farms into Block 6, offshore Tanzania, for a 12-percent stake.
FMC Technologies Snags Subsea Work for Shell's Stone Field
Thursday, May 23, 2013 FMC Technologies receives an order from Shell for the supply of subsea equipment to support the Stones field development.
Shell CEO: No Adverse Findings by EU Probe
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 Shell CEO says that the EU probe into oil price manipulation has made no adverse findings against the company.
Ithaca Farms Out Beverley License to Shell
Monday, May 13, 2013 Ithaca Energy farms out half of its 40-percent share in UK license P1792 to Royal Dutch Shell.
Clearer Resource Law to Boost NZ Oil Gas Exploration
Friday, May 10, 2013 New Zealand's government expects a new law governing resource extraction to attract more interest from foreign oil and gas explorers.
Shell to Construct FPSO Vessel, Subsea Infrastructure at Stones Project
Wednesday, May 08, 2013 Shell says it will construct an FPSO vessel and subsea infrastructure at the Stones ultra-deepwater project in the Gulf of Mexico.
Shell Spuds Third Well in French Guiana Program
Wednesday, May 08, 2013 Northern Petroleum announces that GM-ES-4, the third well of the current four well exploration program in the Guyane Maritime Permit (French Guiana) has been spud by Shell.
Shell Awards Wood Group-CCC Majnoon Oil Field Contract
Tuesday, May 07, 2013 Shell awards Wood Group PSN and Consolidated Contractors Company, or CCC, a commissioning services contract, Wood Group said in a statement.
US to Release Arctic-Specific Drilling Rules Before Year End
Tuesday, May 07, 2013 When Shell sought permission from the US government to drill for oil in the icy waters of the Arctic Ocean, it agreed to follow a special set of standards to control oil spills in a challenging environment.
Shell CEO Will Retire in 2014
Thursday, May 02, 2013 Shell says CEO Peter Voser will retire during the first half of 2014.
Shell-Iraq Venture to Produce 500 MMcf/d Gas By End 2013
Thursday, May 02, 2013 A joint venture between Iraq, Shell and Mitsubishi Corp. will by the end of this year have doubled the amount of natural gas it captures from three giant southern oil fields.
Woodside Mulls Shell FLNG Concept for Browse
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 Australia's Woodside Petroleum is looking at Royal Dutch Shell's FLNG concept as a fast way to develop the Browse field, offshore Western Australia.
Shell in 30-Year JV to Develop Bab Gas Field
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 Shell says it has been selected by Adnoc to operate the Bab sour gas field.
Shell, India's ONGC Hold Talks on Opportunities in India
Thursday, April 25, 2013 If talks between Shell and ONGC are successful, it would mark Shell's return to exploration in India some 16 years after it sold its 50% stake in Rajasthan assets to Cairn.
Shell Looks Set for Bab Sour-Gas Contract
Monday, April 22, 2013 An Adnoc official says that Royal Dutch Shell has 'good standing' in its bid to operate the Bab sour-gas field in Abu Dhabi.
A $30 Billion Hole In Caspian Sea?
Friday, April 19, 2013 For more than a decade, the promised bonanza from Kazakhstan's giant offshore Kashagan oil field has been a costly mirage for its developers. And the wait still isn't over.
Shell Studying Oil, Gas Areas Up for Bids in Brazil Auctions
Thursday, April 18, 2013 Shell is interested in Brazil's upcoming oil and natural gas concession auctions but has not yet decided whether to participate, Chief Executive Peter Voser says.
US Supreme Court Throws Out Lawsuit Against Shell
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 The Supreme Court says that a centuries-old statute making international law enforceable in US federal court can't be applied to actions that take place overseas.
Escalating Violence Holds Back Libya's Oil, Gas Sector
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 While some energy companies have decided to come back to Libya in spite of escalating violence, a question mark remains on when majors like BP will return to the country.
Woodside Mothballs Major Browse LNG Development
Friday, April 12, 2013 Australia's high-cost operating environment in the oil and gas industry has claimed another victim, the Woodside-operated Browse LNG joint.