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Shell to Redevelop Penguins Field in UK North Sea
Monday, January 15, 2018 Shell confirms that it will redevelop the Penguins oil and gas field in the UK North Sea.

North Sea Fields Resume Production Following FPS Repair
Friday, January 12, 2018 The Bruce, Keith and Rhum fields resume production following the successful repair of the Forties Pipeline System.

Premier Oil to Ramp Up Output at North Sea Catcher Field
Thursday, January 11, 2018 Premier Oil is planning to ramp up production from the Catcher field in the North Sea to 60,000 barrels of oil per day.

NPD: Norwegian Production to Increase to 2023
Thursday, January 11, 2018 Norwegian production will continue to increase to 2023, according to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD).

Groningen Gas Output Cut To Be Examined-Dutch Regulator
Thursday, January 11, 2018 The Dutch gas regulator will respond on Thursday to proposals to reduce output from the Groningen gas field following a tremor there this week.

EIA: US Oil Output To Hit Record Over 11 MMbpd By End Of 2019
Tuesday, January 09, 2018 US crude oil production is expected to climb to more than 10 million bpd early in 2018, reaching that milestone for the first time since 1970.

OGTC Invests $1.8MM in P&A Technology
Monday, January 08, 2018 The UK's Oil & Gas Technology Centre (OGTC) is investing $1.8 million (GBP 1.3 million) in four well plugging and abandonment (P&A) projects.

Maersk Drilling Secures 4-Year Contract with Tullow Ghana for Drillship
Wednesday, January 03, 2018 Maersk Drilling secures 4 year contract for the Maersk Venturer deepwater drillship.




Sino Gas Submits Development Plan for Sanjiaobei
Tuesday, January 02, 2018 Sino Gas & Energy Holdings Limited submits the Sanjiaobei Overall Development Plan to its PSC partner PetroChina CBM for approval.

Iran's Oil Production, Exports Not Impacted By Protests - Sources
Tuesday, January 02, 2018 Iran's crude oil production and exports have not been impacted by the unrest spreading across the country.

EIA: US Crude, Natural Gas Output At Multi-Year Records In October
Friday, December 29, 2017 US crude oil production in October rose to the highest in more than 46 years, while natural gas production leaped to a new record.

Output At Lundin's Grieg Field Back To Normal After Forties Outage
Wednesday, December 27, 2017 Production at Lundin Petroleum's Edvard Grieg oil and gas field off the coast of Norway is back at normal levels.

Onshore Cameroon Well Flow Test 'Very Encouraging'
Friday, December 22, 2017 Victoria Oil & Gas Plc reveals that flow testing of the La-108 well, located onshore Cameroon, has been 'very encouraging'.

Statoil To Extend Snorre Oilfield Output Under $2.3B Plan
Thursday, December 21, 2017 Norway's Statoil will extend output from its Snorre oilfield in the North Sea by some 25 years.

Po Valley Energy: Northern Italy Well 'On Gas'
Thursday, December 21, 2017 Po Valley Energy Limited announces that the Podere Maiar 1dir exploration well, on the Selva gas field in Northern Italy, is now complete for production.

Iraq Oil Ministry Starts Taking Over Majnoon Oilfield Operations
Thursday, December 21, 2017 Iraq's oil ministry starts to take over operations of the Majnoon oilfield from Royal Dutch Shell.

Russia's Rosneft, BP Agree To Jointly Tap Arctic Oil And Gas
Thursday, December 21, 2017 Russian energy giant Rosneft and its shareholder BP agree to jointly develop oil and gas deposits in the Russian Arctic Yamal-Nenets region.

Oasis Looks To Expand Oil Ambitions Beyond North Dakota's Bakken
Thursday, December 21, 2017 Oasis Petroleum is heading south to the nation's largest oilfield.

Zohr Begins Production
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 Eni announces the production start up of Zohr, the largest ever discovery of gas in the Mediterranean Sea.

Norwegian Output Drops in November
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 Norwegian production decreases in November, according to preliminary output figures from the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate.

Algeria's Sonatrach Signs $500MM Deal With BP, Statoil
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 Sonatrach signs an agreement with BP and Statoil to produce an additional 11 billion cubic meters of natural gas from its Tiguentourine gas field.

Canadian Offshore Oil Interest Grows As Pipeline Woes Sink Alberta Prices
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 Canada's offshore oil industry is drawing rising investment interest.

VNG Norge Submits $1.2B Fenja Development Plan
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 VNG Norge submits a field development plan for the Fenja asset in the Norwegian Sea to the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy.

Maria Field Production Starts One Year Ahead of Schedule
Monday, December 18, 2017 Production starts at the Maria field in Norway one year ahead of schedule.

Petrobras Reaches Deal With Modec For Libra Platform
Monday, December 18, 2017 Brazil's Petroleo Brasileiro SA has closed a deal with Japan's Modec Inc, which will build and operate a platform for oil production in the nation's Libra block.

SDX: KSR-15 Well Placed on Production
Friday, December 15, 2017 North Africa focused oil and gas company, SDX Energy Inc, announces that the KSR-15 well on the Sebou permit in Morocco has been placed on production.

Oil Deal May Win Back Sudan Some Influence Over Former Enemy
Friday, December 15, 2017 Sudan lost three-quarters of its oil reserves when the south seceded in 2011. A four-year civil war in Africa's youngest nation may be letting it reassert control.

Tambar Field Production Recommences
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 Independent oil and gas company Faroe Petroleum announced Wednesday that production from the Tambar field in Norway has recommenced.

DNO Triples Production at Peshkabir Field
Monday, December 11, 2017 Production from the Peshkabir field in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq's Tawke license has tripled to 15,000 barrels of oil per day.

Eni Can Restart Production At Arctic Goliat Oilfield -Norway Regulator
Friday, December 08, 2017 Italian oil firm Eni receives permission to restart production at its Goliat oilfield in the Arctic Barents Sea.

Brunei Oil Production to Grow Over Next 5 Years
Thursday, December 07, 2017 Brunei's oil production will grow over the next 5 years, supported by output maintenance works at mature assets.

EIA: US Crude Stockpiles Slump, Gasoline Builds More Than Expected
Wednesday, December 06, 2017 US crude oil stockpiles fell more than expected last week as refineries hiked output.

Greece, Italy, Israel and Cyprus Back Natgas Pipeline To Europe
Tuesday, December 05, 2017 Italy, Greece, Cyprus and Israel agree to back the construction of a gas pipeline from newly discovered fields.

Gadfly: The Billion Barrels That Make or Break the Oil Market
Monday, December 04, 2017 There are a billion barrels of oil simultaneously buoying the market and hanging over it like a giant storm-cloud.

Iraq Aims To Raise Rumaila Oilfield Output To 1.5 MMBpd In 2018
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 Iraq is planning to increase production from the giant Rumaila oilfield to about 1.5 million barrels per day (bpd) in 2018.

South China Sea Project Starts Production
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 The Weizhou 12-2 oil field phase II project, located in the Beibu Gulf in the South China Sea, commences production.

ExxonMobil's Offshore Canada Project Produces First Oil
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 The Hebron oil project has produced its first oil, ExxonMobil says, in a boost to Atlantic Canada's output after years of weak crude prices.

Total Says Brazil's Giant Libra Oil Field Produces First Oil
Monday, November 27, 2017 French oil and gas company Total says oil was flowing for the first time from the giant Libra oil field in Brazil.

Colombia's Ecopetrol To Invest Up To $4B In 2018
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 Ecopetrol will invest between $3.5 billion and $4 billion during 2018, the majority in production and exploration projects.

BLOG: Production Cut Extension at OPEC Meeting? Wouldn't Count On It
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 Rigzone readers aren't so confident that output cuts will be extended.

Norwegian Production Increases
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Norwegian production has increased month-on-month, according to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate's preliminary output figures for October.

Australia's FAR Expects 1.1B Barrels Of Oil From Gambian Blocks
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 FAR Ltd says an independent study of 2 of its offshore blocks in West Africa's Gambia found potential for a total of 1.1 billion barrels of oil.

Officials: BP, Eni Interested In Developing Iraq's Majnoon Oilfield
Monday, November 20, 2017 BP and Eni are among companies that have expressed an interest in developing the giant Majnoon oilfield.

NPD Grants Consent for Production Start Up of Maria Field
Friday, November 17, 2017 The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) grants consent for the start-up of production from the Maria field in the Norwegian Sea.

IEA: US To Account For Most World Oil Output Growth Over 10 Years
Thursday, November 16, 2017 The United States is expected to account for more than 80% of global oil production growth in the next 10 years, IEA says.

Saudi Energy Minister: Too Early To Make Assessment On Oil Output Cut
Thursday, November 16, 2017 Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih says it was too early to make an assessment on a possible extension to global oil output cuts.

About 75,000 Bpd Of Gulf Oil Output Still Shut After Shell Fire
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 A combined 75,206 barrels per day of oil and 215,122 million cubic feet per day of natural gas production are shut-in.

Eni Enters E&P Agreement for Block 52, Offshore Oman
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 Eni SpA enters into an exploration and production sharing agreement (EPSA) for Block 52, located offshore Oman.

Sudanese Oil Min Says In Talks With Foreign Firms For Oil Industry
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 Sudan has held talks with Russian oil firm Lukoil and other companies from the United States and Canada on the development of its oil industry after the lifting of U.S. sanctions.

Iraq Aims To Increase Kirkuk Oilfield Output To 1 Million Bpd
Monday, November 13, 2017 Oil minister Jabar al-Luaibi says Iraq plans to increase production from oilfields in Kirkuk to 1 million barrels per day.

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