News Topics: Field Development
Results50 articles shown
Noble Touts Duo Discoveries in GOM, Offshore Israel
Wednesday, December 04, 2013 Noble Energy announces discoveries at the Dantzler exploration well in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico and at the Tamar Southwest (SW) exploration well offshore Israel.
Santos Sees 2014 Production Driven by PNG LNG Start-Up
Wednesday, December 04, 2013 Santos discloses that the company's 2014 production is projected to reach 52 to 57 million barrels of oil equivalent, driven by start-up of the Papua New Guinea liquefied natural gas project in 2Q 2014.
Oil Firms Move Some Staff Ashore From Norway's North Sea Before Storm
Tuesday, December 03, 2013 Energy companies operating in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea are moving some staff ashore because of an approaching winter storm but production is so far unaffected, they said.
Petroneft Restarts Drilling Operations
Tuesday, December 03, 2013 Petroneft says it has restarted drilling activity at it operations in Russia.
Shell Floats Hull for Prelude FLNG Vessel
Tuesday, December 03, 2013 Shell says that the 1,600-foot hull for the Prelude FLNG vessel, the world's largest floating facility, has been floated out of a dry dock in Korea.
Wood Group Mustang Secures FEED for Hess' Stampede TLP
Tuesday, December 03, 2013 Wood Group Mustang secures a contract to provide front-end engineering design (FEED) services for Hess' Stampede tension leg platform (TLP) in the Gulf of Mexico.
Sources: Caspian Pipeline Eyes Kashagan Oil Next May-June
Monday, December 02, 2013 Caspian Pipeline Consortium expects to receive oil from the giant Kashagan oilfield next summer.
Exillon Saw Steady Production Increase in November
Monday, December 02, 2013 November sees Russia-focused Exillon improve its production to an average 17,652 barrels per day.
Rosneft, Foreign-Led Firms Boost Russian Oil Output to Post-Soviet Record
Monday, December 02, 2013 Rosneft boosts Russian oil output to post-Soviet record with the help of foreign-led companies.
Statoil to Land Johan Sverdrup Oil at Mongstad
Monday, December 02, 2013 Statoil says the partners in the Johan Sverdrup development have decided to land its oil at the Mongstad terminal north of Bergen, Norway.
Canacol Strikes Oil at Colombia Well
Monday, December 02, 2013 The Leon 1 encountered 133 feet of net oil pay within 4 different reservoirs, and Canacol is currently preparing to conduct a series of production tests on the discovery.
Galoc Phase II Project to Commence Oil Production in Early December
Friday, November 29, 2013 Nido Petroleum reports that Galoc Phase II development is expected to commence production in early December.
NuEnergy to Raise $2.27M Via Rights Issue to Fund Muara Enim PSC Project
Friday, November 29, 2013 NuEnergy Gas plans to raise $2.27 million through a rights issue to fund its development program at the Muara Enim Production Sharing Contract in South Sumatra, Indonesia.
Madagascar Oil Sees Crude Sales as Early as Next Year
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 Madagascar Oil, which began producing oil in May for its own steam generators, aims to have a plan approved next year to allow it to begin the country's first commercial sales, its chief operating officer says.
Russia's Lukoil Says Will Start West Qurna-2 By End Of 1Q
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 Lukoil has had minor disruptions to its operations in Iraq and plans to launch West Qurna-2 oilfield by the end of first quarter 2014, its Vice-President Andrey Gaidamaka says.
PBJV Wins Contract for Kebabangan Project off Sabah
Monday, November 25, 2013 Barakah Offshore Petroleum's subsidiary PBJV Group wins a contract for the Kebabangan Northern Hub Development Project off Sabah, Malaysia.
Baker Hughes Begins To Resume Iraq Oilfield Operations
Monday, November 25, 2013 Baker Hughes Inc is preparing to resume operations in Iraq after protests prompted it to stop work at the Rumaila field.
JV Awaits Government Approval to Extend SC63 Project
Monday, November 25, 2013 Nido Petroleum discloses that partners in Service Contract 63 off Philippines' Palawan Island is awaiting government approval for a 12 month extension for the current sub-phase of the project.
Chevron Throws Doubt On Rosebank North Sea Development
Friday, November 22, 2013 Chevron says development of its Rosebank project was not currently economically attractive, raising doubts about a resurgence of the North Sea as fears rise over costs.
Statoil Delays UK Field Development Worth up to $7B
Friday, November 22, 2013 Norway's Statoil delays the development of its Bressay heavy oil field in the UK North Sea in order to simplify the project and reduce costs.
Senex Energy Unveils Latest Cooper Basin Discovery
Friday, November 22, 2013 Senex Energy's progress in the Cooper Basin of South Australia continues with a new oil discovery.
Lundin Sees $8.2B Sverdrup Spending Estimate as Fair
Thursday, November 21, 2013 Lundin judges an $8.2-billion estimate for investments in the giant Johan Sverdrup field offshore Norway as fair.
Fracking Without Freshwater At A West Texas Oilfield
Thursday, November 21, 2013 At a dusty Texas oilfield, Apache has eliminated its reliance on what arguably could be the biggest long-term constraint for fracking wells in the arid western United States: scarce freshwater.
Hibiscus Progresses Plan for West Seahorse Development in VIC/P57
Thursday, November 21, 2013 Hibiscus Petroleum progresses plan for the development of the West Seahorse oil field in permit VIC/P57 in Australia's Gippsland Basin.
Rosneft to Invest $3B in Three East Siberian Fields
Thursday, November 21, 2013 Russian oil producer Rosneft plans to invest around $2.8 billion by 2015 in developing three fields in eastern Siberia.
Faroe Says Reviews Options for Future of North Sea Njord Platform
Thursday, November 21, 2013 The Njord North Sea production platform may have to be replaced if oil and gas development drilling is to continue in the surrounding area, junior partner Faroe Petroleum says.
Production at UK Breagh Gas Field to Resume in 6-8 Weeks
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 Production at the North Sea's Breagh gas field is expected to resume within six-to-eight weeks.
CFO: OMV Production In Libya Still Interrupted
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 OMV's production in Libya continues to be interrupted by security problems, finance chief David Davies says.
NOC: Libya's Mellitah Port Restarts Oil Exports, Oilfield to Ramp Up
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 Operations at Libya's Mellitah oil terminal return to normal, with the El Feel field that supplies the port to ramp up production from Wednesday.
Wood Mackenzie: Russia Must Refocus In Order to Maintain Production
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 UK energy analyst Wood Mackenzie says Russia must refocus investment on conventional onshore projects to more difficult tight oil, LNG and Arctic projects.
Adyard Abu Dhabi Wins $17M Deal to Build Offshore Platform for Zora Project
Monday, November 18, 2013 Dana Gas awards a $17 million contract to Interserve's subsidiary Adyard Abu Dhabi to fabricate an offshore platform for the Zore field development off Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.
Cape Inks $75M Deal with Bechtel for Work on the Wheatstone Project
Monday, November 18, 2013 Cape's Australian subsidiary enters into a $75 million contract to provide Bechtel with scaffold erection and dismantling services for the Chevron-operated Wheatstone project in Australia.
JKX Boosts Production amid Progress with Field Developments
Friday, November 15, 2013 JKX Oil & Gas boosts its total production for the third quarter amid progress at its Rudenkovskoye, Koshekhablskoye and Elizavetovskoye fields in Eastern Europe.
UK North Sea Breaks Make EnQuest Tax Free to 2018
Friday, November 15, 2013 EnQuest plans to invest $6.4 billion to extend the development of the Kraken field in the North Sea.
Newcomers Step Up As Oil Majors Ditch Old North Sea Fields
Friday, November 15, 2013 Aging North Sea fields are being abandoned by oil majors and increasingly rely on NOCs and large service providers to keep the oil - and tax revenues - flowing.
The Sour Gas Eating Kashagan Oil Profits
Friday, November 15, 2013 Robot "pig" set to be used to find out why the biggest new oilfield in decades is crippled.
Faroe Buys 50% Stake in Lowlander Ahead of Development
Thursday, November 14, 2013 Faroe Petroleum announces acquisition that means it now owns a 100-percent interest of the Lowlander oil discovery in the North Sea, which it plans to develop.
NOPTA Offers JV Production License for West Seahorse Oil Development
Thursday, November 14, 2013 The National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator in Australia offers the VIC/P57 joint venture a production license for the West Seahorse oil development in the Gippsland Basin.
TTHE Bags Deal to Build Wellhead Platform for Bertam Oil Field in PM307
Thursday, November 14, 2013 THHE Fabricators bags a contract from Lundin Petroleum's Malaysian subsidiary to construct a wellhead platform for the Bertam oil field development in PM307 off Malaysia.
Vietnam Extends Block 15-2 PSC in the Cu Long Basin by 5 Years
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation reports that the Block 15-2 Production Sharing Contract in the Cu Long Basin off Vietnam has been extended for five years.
ABT to Use Production Buoy System Offshore Ireland
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 ABT Oil & Gas farms into two currently non-commercial oil fields offshore Ireland in a deal that will see the deployment of its production buoy system.
ANP: Brazil's Franco Oil Field May Rival Libra In Size
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 The Franco field off the coast of southeastern Brazil could have as much or more oil than the massive Libra field that the government last month sold in an auction, oil regulator ANP says.
UK's Breagh Gas Field Shut, Maybe for Two Weeks - Sterling
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 The UK's Breagh gas field has been temporarily shut to resolve mechanical issues.
Venezuela Sees 2014 Oil Output Steady at 3.1 MMbopd
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 Venezuela will produce an average 3.1 million barrels per day of oil in 2014, roughly similar to this year, Finance Minister Nelson Merentes says.
Hi-Tech Ops at Mature Fields Boost Gazprom Neft Production
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 Gazprom Neft reports that new high-technology operations at its mature fields helped it boost its overall hydrocarbon production by four percent.
Gas2Grid's Operations in SC 44 in Cebu Not Affected by Typhoon Haiyan
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 Gas2Grid reveals that there is no damage caused by Typhoon Haiyan to its sites and installed equipment within Service Contract 44 in Cebu, Philippines.
Cluff Raises Funds for Deep Underground Coal Gasification in the UK
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 Cluff Natural Resources raises $3.2 million to advance the development of its deep underground coal gasification licenses in the UK.
Work Resumes at Galoc Oil Field After Passage of Super Typhoon Haiyan
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 Otto Energy resumes production and development work at the Galoc oil field in Service Contract 14C offshore the Philippines after Super Typhoon Haiyan swept through the area.
BCP Commences Extended Well Testing Program on Balai-2 Well off Sarawak
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 ROC Oil announces that BC Petroleum has commenced a program of extended well testing on Balai-2 well in the Balai Cluster Risk Sharing Contract offshore Sarawak, Malaysia.
Ithaca to Issue 'Stream' of News Ahead of Greater Stella Start-up
Monday, November 11, 2013 Ithaca Energy is expected to issue a 'stream' of news ahead of the production start-up of its Greater Stella Area development in mid-2014.
Find More Articles with an Advanced SearchThe results on this page are limited to showing the 50 most recent articles for this category, region, and date range combination. For more articles, please perform an Advanced Article Search.