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Wood Group Wins Bechtel Contract to Supply Tengiz Project in Kazakhstan
Wednesday, October 07, 2015 Oilfield services firm Wood Group wins a multi-million dollar contract by Bechtel to supply equipment to Tengizchevroil's Crude Storage Capacity Project at the Tengiz Field in Kazakhstan.

MSS Names Brett Silich as Regional Manager to Raise Subsea Presence in APAC
Wednesday, October 07, 2015 Maersk Supply Service names Brett Silich as regional manager in Australia, with the move intended to further strengthen its subsea presence in the Asia Pacific.

Bowleven Appoints New Non-Executive Chairman
Wednesday, October 07, 2015 Bowleven plc appoints ex-ASCO ltd chairman William MacDonald Allan as its new non-executive chairman.

Australia's Armour Energy Rejects Westside's Takeover Offer
Wednesday, October 07, 2015 Australia's Armour Energy rejects Westside Corp.'s takeover offer, which it described as 'not fair and not reasonable'.

Source: Nigeria Arrests Co-Chair of Atlantic Energy over Corruption
Tuesday, October 06, 2015 An official at Nigeria's Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says that the co-chairman of local oil firm Atlantic Energy has been arrested over corruption and money laundering charges.


Skandi Africa Vessel Delivered and Working for Technip
Tuesday, October 06, 2015 DOF Subsea Group says it has taken delivery of the Skandi Africa deepwater subsea construction vessel and has contracted it out to Technip for five years.

MOL, Gas Sayago to Continue with Development of the Uruguay FSRU Project
Tuesday, October 06, 2015 Japan's Mitsui O.S.K. Lines to continue proceeding with the floating storage and regasification unit project led by Uruguay's Gas Sayago.

Civmec Clinches Contracts for Ichthys, Gorgon Projects in Australia
Tuesday, October 06, 2015 Civmec clinches contracts for refractory installation services at the Ichthys and Chevron gas projects in Australia.

President Energy to Acquire Remaining Stake in Paraguay Asset
Tuesday, October 06, 2015 President Energy Paraguay S.A. reaches a deal to acquire Pirity Hidrocarburos S.R.L.'s entire 36 percent interest in the Pirity Concession, located in northwest Paraguay.

Perisai, PPL to Defer Delivery of Jackup Perisai Pacific 102 to March 2016
Tuesday, October 06, 2015 Malaysia's Perisai Petroleum Teknologi reaches agreement with Singapore's PPL Shipyard to defer delivery of newbuild jackup Perisai Pacific 102 to March 2016.

Wood Group Appoints New CEO
Tuesday, October 06, 2015 Wood Group appoints Robin Watson as its new chief executive officer, effective January 1, 2016.

Singapore's NauticAWT to Acquire MESPL as Firm Expands Core Business
Monday, October 05, 2015 Singapore's NauticAWT inks deal to acquire local oil and gas facilities and project engineering services provider Marine Engineering Services for $593,215.

Shell's Philippine Unit Preparing for IPO in 2016, Says Chairman
Monday, October 05, 2015 The Philippine unit of Royal Dutch Shell is looking to launch a long-delayed initial public offering sometime next year.

EIC Appoints New President
Monday, October 05, 2015 The Energy Industries Council (EIC) appoints Chris Haynes as its new president.

Synaco Acquires Oil, Gas Recruiter B2B Engineering
Monday, October 05, 2015 Synaco Global Recruitment has made a significant new acquisition, purchasing B2B Engineering Pty Ltd, a Perth-based oil and gas recruitment provider.

Magma Global Secures Funding to Support Growth Plans
Monday, October 05, 2015 Magma Global raises $60 million from Strategic Investment Capital Partners, and existing investors, to support its growth plans.

R. Scott Rowe Assumes Cameron CEO Role
Monday, October 05, 2015 R. Scott Rowe assumes the role of Cameron president and chief executive officer, effective immediately.

Perisai Farms-Out Contract for Perisai Pacific 101 Jackup to Hess
Monday, October 05, 2015 Perisai Offshore reaches agreement with PETRONAS Carigali and Hess to farm-out the contract for the Perisai Pacific 101 jackup to the latter for $26.9 million.

Europa to Implement Cost Saving Initiatives in 2016
Monday, October 05, 2015 Europa Oil & Gas will "implement cost saving initiatives" across its whole business in 2016, following a $4.56 million gross loss for the year ended July 31.

RGU Graduates Set up Subsea Technology Business
Monday, October 05, 2015 Two graduates of Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen have set up Impact Subsea which aims to create a new generation of subsea products.

AFR: Woodside CEO Says Doesn't Want to Raise Bid for Oil Search
Monday, October 05, 2015 Woodside's chief executive says the company does not want to raise its $8.2 billion offer for Oil Search because it would hurt his shareholders, the Australian Financial Review reports.

Greenland Gas & Oil Appoints New Director
Friday, October 02, 2015 Greenland-focused energy company Greenland Gas & Oil Limited appoints a new non-executive director with immediate effect.

Farstad Shipping to Lay up Vessels, Reduce Staff
Friday, October 02, 2015 Farstad Shipping ASA is planning to lay up 2 platform supply vessels and 3 anchor handling tug supply vessels in Norway, which will result in approximately 100 layoffs.

Petrobras Crime Busters Fight to Keep Graft Case Spanning Brazil
Friday, October 02, 2015 Defense attorneys are trying to chip away at the judge's jurisdiction, arguing that the sprawling case that has crippled Brazil's economy and paralyzed its government should be spread across courts.

Houston Fuels STEM Students With Energy Day Festival
Thursday, October 01, 2015 Sponsored by the Consumer Energy Alliance, Houston's Energy Day festival is expected to attract more than 17,000 visitors this year.

Document: Spain's Repsol to Cut Workforce by 6% in Next 3 Years
Thursday, October 01, 2015 Spain's Repsol plans to cuts its global workforce by six percent over the next three years, according to an internal document seen by Reuters.

Penn West to Sell Weyburn Stake
Thursday, October 01, 2015 Penn West intends to sell its non-operated 9.5% working interest in the Weyburn field, located in southeast Saskatchewan, Canada, for $205 million.

Thai PTT Expects Lower Consolidated Revenue This Year
Thursday, October 01, 2015 PTT, Thailand's top energy firm, says it expected consolidated revenue this year to be lower than last year's $77.88 billion due to falling oil prices and accounting standard adjustments.

Registration Totals for SPE ATCE Exceed Expectations
Thursday, October 01, 2015 Registration totals for the 2015 SPE ATCE event exceed expectations as the oil and gas industry explores ways of surviving in a "lower for longer" price environment.

Range Resources Limited Appoints New Director
Thursday, October 01, 2015 Range Resources Limited appoints Yu Wang as a non-executive director to its board, with immediate effect, following Sibo's $30 million investment in the company.

Harkand Appoints General Manager for Africa
Thursday, October 01, 2015 Oilfield engineering services company Harkand appoints Doug Fieldgate as its general manager for Africa.

Wintershall Completes Asset Swap with Gazprom
Thursday, October 01, 2015 BASF subsidiary Wintershall swaps assets with Russia's Gazprom so that it can focus on oil and gas exploration and production.

Primeline Suspends Planned Merger With Loyz Energy Due to Volatile Market
Thursday, October 01, 2015 China-focused Primeline Energy suspends proposed merger with Singapore's Loyz Energy due to current market volatility.

African Petroleum Appoints New CEO
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 African Petroleum has appointed a new CEO, following Stuart Lake's decision to step down with immediate effect due to health reasons.

Oceaneering Clinches Contract to Provide Subsea Support Vessel in India
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 Oceaneering clinches a subsea field support vessel services contract from an oil and gas company in India.

New Norwegian Oil Firm OKEA Secures Funding
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 New oil and gas firm OKEA, which features a former Norwegian energy minister on its board, secures up to $200 million of investment from Seacrest Capital.

Yinson Seals Tanker Deal With Premuda, Vessel Meant for Future FPSO Project
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 Malaysia's Yinson Holdings formalizes deal with Italy's Premuda to acquire a tanker which will be used for bidding in a future floating production, storage and offloading project.

Range Warns of Further Streamlining
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 Range Resources reveals that it will continue to reduce its general and administrative costs and streamline its operations in the near future.

Providence Resources Remains Optimistic about Irish Oil and Gas
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 Providence Resources says it remains well placed to deliver its plans and that it continues to be optimistic about the Irish oil and gas sector.

Solo Oil Ranks Tanzania Assets Highest
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 Solo Oil announces that its assets in Tanzania represent the most significant investments for the company and reveals that their further development "is being actively pursued".

Sefton Responds to Shareholders, Appoints Interim CEO
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 Sefton Resources responds to shareholder pressure and confirms the appointment of Clement Chambers as the company's interim CEO, effective October 2015.

Samsung Heavy Industries Orders a FSRU Unit from GTT for Delivery in 2017
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 Samsung Heavy Industries orders a floating storage and regasification unit from GTT for delivery in 2017.

Sound Oil Makes Board Changes
Monday, September 28, 2015 Sound Oil appoints 2 new non-executive directors following the resignation of Andrew Hockey and Gerry Orbell.

Topaz Orders 2 Subsea Vessels from Vard for Over $100M, Delivery in 2017
Monday, September 28, 2015 Topaz Energy and Marine orders two subsea vessels from Singapore-listed Vard Holdings for over $100 million, with delivery targeted for 2017.

Halliburton, Baker Hughes Plan More Divestitures for Deal Approval
Monday, September 28, 2015 Halliburton and Baker Hughes will sell additional businesses in connection with Halliburton's pending acquisition of its smaller rival.

Cosco Guangdong Delivers Newbuild AHTS 'Hai Yang Shi you 642' to COSL
Monday, September 28, 2015 Cosco Guangdong delivers an anchor handling tug supply vessel "Hai Yang Shi You 642" to China Oilfield Services Limited.

Amec Foster Wheeler Appoints New Non-Executive Director
Friday, September 25, 2015 Amec Foster Wheeler appoints Roy Franklin as an independent non-executive director, effective January 1, 2016.

Velociraptor Rig Combines Speed, Capability of Coil Rigs and Jointed Pipe
Friday, September 25, 2015 Raptor Rig sees opportunities beyond the current downturn for its new land drilling rig technology.

PETRONAS Leverages on PRTVC to Handle Complex Operations Worldwide
Friday, September 25, 2015 Malaysia's PETRONAS looks to technology to deal with challenges arising from its global drilling operations.

Singapore's EMAS Offshore Names Adarash Kumar as CEO, Replaces Jon Dunstan
Friday, September 25, 2015 Singapore's EMAS Offshore names Adarash Kumar as CEO, replacing Jon Dunstan.

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