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Shell Invests in the Vito Development in the Gulf of Mexico

Shell Offshore Inc. (Shell), a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc, today announces the final investment decision for Vito, a deep-water development in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico with a forward-looking, break-even price estimated to be less than $35 per barrel. This decision sets in motion the constru ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > ShellVito DevelopmentGulf Of Mexico +3

NPD: Drilling Permit for Well 7221/12-1 in Production Licence 659

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Aker BP ASA a drilling permit for well 7221/12-1, cf. Section 15 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 7221/12-1 will be drilled from the Deepsea Stavanger drilling facility in position 72 o 8' 18.68" north and 21 o 55' 50.32" east. ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > NPDNorwayNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +6

Statoil Completes Acquisition of US Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Discovery

Statoil and Total have completed their acquisition of Cobalt International Energy's 60% operated interest in the North Platte discovery in the US Gulf of Mexico for an aggregate prurchase price of USD 339 million. The partners have jointly presented the winning bid for the asset in a bankrupt ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > StatoilTotalAcquisition +7

Over $25bn Will be Spent on Nigeria’s Upstream Capex to 2020, Says GlobalData

An average capital expenditure (capex) of $8.4bn per year will be spent on 249 oil and gas fields in Nigeria between 2018 and 2020. Capex into Nigeria's oil and gas projects will add up to $25.3bn over the three-year period in upstream capex by 2020, according to GlobalData , a leading data and ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > NigeriaCAPEXGlobalData +8

ExxonMobil Wins Eight Deepwater Blocks in Latest Brazil Bid Round

ExxonMobil now one of Brazil's largest acreage holders among international companies Adds more than 640,000 net acres to ExxonMobil's deepwater portfolio offshore Brazil Seismic data acquisition planned in 2018 for operated blocks announced in 2017 IRVING, Texas--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- ExxonMobil ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > BrazilExxon MobilExxon Mobil Corporation +6

Shell Expands Brazil Operated Footprint With New Deep-Water Blocks

Shell Brasil Petroleo, a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc (“Shell”), today won four additional deep-water exploration blocks in the Campos and Potiguar basins, bringing its total operated presence offshore Brazil to 18 blocks. In the 15th deep-water bid round organized by the Brazilian National ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > ShellBrazilDeepwater +4

BP Approves Mad Dog Phase 2 Project in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico

$9 billion project will bring second platform to the super-giant Mad Dog field at less than half of original cost HOUSTON- BP has sanctioned the Mad Dog Phase 2 project in the United States, highlighting its long-term commitment to the country despite the current low oil price environment. ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > BPMad Dog Phase 2Mad Dog +6

Investment in Tight Oil, Oil Sands, and Deepwater Drives Long-Term Oil Production Growth

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, International Energy Outlook 2017 Reference case Upstream investment in crude oil and liquids production is highly sensitive to crude oil prices, particularly production of higher-cost resources from tight rock formations, oil sands, and offs ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAOil +5

MDL GoM RDS Completes First Mission

Global flex-lay equipment specialist Maritime Developments Limited (MDL) has completed a deepwater project in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM) for Subsea 7 and a supermajor. The project work scope included handling and installation of a deepwater umbilical using the MDL RDS-400-02, supported by the com ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 1 year agoPress > MDLpipelayDeepwater +3

Shell Wins Nine Key Blocks in Mexico Deep-Water Bid Round

In today's deep-water bid round for the Mexican Gulf of Mexico, Shell Exploración y Extracción de México, S.A. de C.V., (“Shell”) won four exploration blocks on its own, one with its partner Pemex Exploración y Producción and four with its partner Qatar Petroleum International Limited. Shell will b ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > ShellRoyal Dutch ShellMexico +7

Shell Announces Large Deep-Water Discovery in Gulf of Mexico

Shell Offshore Inc. (“Shell”) today announced one of its largest U.S. Gulf of Mexico exploration finds in the past decade from the Whale deep-water well. The well encountered more than 1,400 net feet (427 meters) of oil bearing pay. Evaluation of the discovery is ongoing, and appraisal drilli ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > Shell OffshoreShellDeep-Water +6

Chevron Announces Major Oil Discovery in Deepwater Gulf of Mexico

Ballymore further consolidates Chevron's position in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico SAN RAMON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 30, 2018-- Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) today announced a significant oil discovery at the Ballymore prospect in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The Ballymore well w ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > ChevronDeepwaterGulf Of Mexico +5

Advanced Casing Design

About This Course The course is underpinned by a Well Design project that runs throughout the course. You will have the opportunity to complete manual and spreadsheet based casing design calculations to complete preliminary and detailed casing design on production, intermediate and surface casing st ...

Salina Matt


    MY 12 Mar 2018


Posted 1 year agoTraining > Advanced Casing DesignAdvancedCasing +12

Total Reinforces Its Position In Deepwater Gulf Of Mexico By Entering The Anchor Discovery

Paris - Total has signed an agreement with Samson in order to acquire Samson Offshore Anchor, LLC, which holds a 12.5% interest in four blocks covering the Anchor discovery, one of the most significant recent discoveries in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM), USA. The deal also includes a 12.5% interest in ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > TotalSamson Offshore AnchorGOM +3

PetroSync - Corrosion & Materials Management - 4 Days Course

About Course : Oil and gas reserves are gradually depleting and the limited resources currently being exploited tend to be more costly to develop and to contain more corrosive fluids. For these reasons maintaining cost effective safety, reliability of equipment and fluid containment is becoming a ...

PetroSync Global Pte Ltd - PetroSync


    23 Apr 2018


Posted 1 year agoTraining > CorrosionMaterialsmanagement +34