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Cairn Energy PLC - North Sea Operational Update

UK Norway Update - discovery and farm out Cairn announces the following; An oil discovery on the 9/14a-17B well and associated side-track on the Agar-Plantain Prospect in the UK North Sea Farm out agreement for a 40% non-operated interest of the Chimera prospect in the UK North Sea Commitmen ...

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Posted 4 days agoPress > Cairn EnergyNorwayUnited Kingdom +7

Breaking the Mould: the Need for New Technology to Expedite and Enhance Current P&A Processes

Over the next decade, 1,400 oil and gas wells are forecast to be abandoned on the UK Continental Shelf, at a cost of around £7 billion; a huge financial burden and an equally huge opportunity for innovation. Plugging and abandonment (P&A) is one element of the decommissioning process which certain ...

David Stephenson


Posted 5 days agoOpinion > Decommissioningplugging and abandonmentDrilling +3

LFH Engineering Nets Six-Figure Contract as International Sales Grow

A north-east engine pump manufacturing specialist has secured a six-figure contract to provide its products and expertise to a leading supply company in the Far East.  Ellon-based LFH Engineering has secured a £100,000 contract with South Korean firm STX Engine to supply several pumps for industri ...

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Posted 6 days agoPress > LFH EngineeringNorth SeaContract +1

TGS Announces Strategic Collaboration for Ocean Bottom Node Projects in North Sea

TGS announces a strategic collaboration with Axxis Geo Solutions (AGS) for multi-client ocean bottom node projects in the North Sea.   The area of mutual interest covers the core part of the central North Sea up to and including the Utsira area.   Under this agreement, the parties will work to ...

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Posted 7 days agoPress > TGSNorwayNorth Sea +3

DeltaTek banks eight-hours of rig time for Chevron with SeaCure technology

Well construction specialist, DeltaTek Global, has announced the inaugural deployment of its SeaCure technology. The work scope for Chevron North Sea took place on the West Wick subsea appraisal well which is being drilled from the Ocean Guardian. Providing major time and cost savings, the pionee ...

Jenny Adams


Posted 8 days agoPress > DeltatekSeaCureThe Oil & Gas Technology Centre +3

Tanker Collision Shuts in 365,000 bpd of Norwegian Oil Output

The Sture oil terminal in western Norway was shut down and evacuated early this morning (November 8) after a Maltese oil tanker and a Norwegian military frigate collided in this key North Sea oil port at 4am local time. Rystad Energy anticipates that approximately 365,000 bpd of oil production will ...

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Posted 12 days agoPress > Rystad EnergytankerNoway +6

Serica Energy: Acquisition of Marubeni Interests in Bruce and Keith

Serica Energy plc (AIM: SQZ) is pleased to announce that Serica Energy (UK)Limited (“Serica UK”) has signed a further sale and purchase agreement (“SPA”) to acquire additional interests in the Bruce and Keith fields and associated infrastructure in the UK North Sea (the “Transaction”). Under th ...

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Posted 13 days agoPress > Serica EnergyAIMMarubeni +6

Serica Energy: Acquisition of BHP Interests in Bruce and Keith

London, 5 November 2018 – Serica Energy plc (AIM: SQZ) is pleased to announce that Serica Energy (UK) Limited (“Serica UK”) has signed a sale and purchase agreement (“SPA”) to acquire further interests in the Bruce and Keith fields and associated infrastructure in the UK North Sea (the “Transact ...

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Posted 15 days agoPress > Serica EnergyBHPAIM +9

Serica Energy: Columbus Field Development Plan Approval

London, 31 October 2018 – Serica Energy plc (AIM: SQZ) is pleased to announce that the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has approved the Field Development Plan (FDP) for the North Sea Columbus Development which was submitted for approval in June of this year. Peak production is expected to be 7,800 g ...

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Posted 21 days agoPress > Serica EnergyColumbus FieldAIM +3

Equinor: Jacket Contract for Johan Sverdrup Phase 2

The Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea. (Photo: Bo B Randulff / Roar Lindefjeld / Woldcam) Equinor and the Johan Sverdrup licence have awarded a jacket contract for the processing platform for Johan Sverdrup phase 2 to Kværner. The contract value is around NOK 900 million. “With ...

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Posted 21 days agoPress > EquinorEquinor EnergyJohan Sverdrup +5

Follow-On Contracts Awarded to Bilfinger in the North Sea

150 jobs secured at the Johan Sverdrup oil field operated by Equinor Oil field among the largest of the Norwegian continental shelf Bilfinger has received follow-up orders from its contract partner, the Norwegian service company Aibel, that are to tie in with phase 1 of the Johan Sverdrup ...

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Posted 21 days agoPress > BilfingerNorth SeaUK North Sea +8

NPD: Delineation of the 35/12-2 (Grosbeak) Oil and Gas Discovery in the North Sea – 35/11-21 S and 35/11-21 A

Wellesley Petroleum AS, operator of production licence 248 I, has concluded the drilling of appraisal wells 35/11-21 S and 35/11-21 A on the 35/12-2 (Grosbeak) oil and gas discovery. The wells were drilled about 10 km northeast of the Fram field in the northern part of the North Sea, and 84 km so ...

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Posted 22 days agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorth Sea +7

Energy Companies Set to Spend US$43.1bn on New Projects in the North Sea From 2018-2025, Says GlobalData

The highest operatorship energy company in the North Sea is Equinor ASA with nine planned and announced projects during 2018–2025, says GlobalData , a leading data and analytics company. GlobalData's latest report, ‘ H2 2018 Production and Capital Expenditure Outlook for Key Planned Upstream P ...

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Posted 26 days agoOpinion > GlobalDataEnergyNorth Sea +7

PD&MS Secures Further Contract Renewal With Chrysaor in North Sea

PD&MS Group has secured a contract renewal for up to two years with one of the UK's leading independent E&P companies, Chrysaor, following successful delivery on the assets since they were purchased in 2017. The award will see the firm continuing to support all of the operator's North Sea faciliti ...

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Posted 27 days agoPress > PD&MSContractChrysaor +3

BP Alligin Oil Development - Comment From Westwood Global Energy Group

In response to today's announcement that BP has been granted approval for a North Sea development which it is hoped will produce 20 million barrels of oil, David Moseley, NW Europe Reports Manager at Westwood Global Energy Group ( https://www.westwoodenergy.com ) said: “The Alligin field, which h ...

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Posted 30 days agoPress > BPOilwestwood global energy group +3