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A remarkable new book about Middle East oil

‘An excellent, readable introduction to the history and development of oil in the Middle East, following in the footsteps of Daniel Yergin's authoritative study, The Prize . It is a complicated story but Quentin Morton handles it well with engaging, insightful, and humorous details that bring the b ...

Michael Morton


Posted 1 year agoPress > Middle EastSaudi ArabiaIran +8

Shape Shifting!

The Majors ‘shape shift' whilst E&Ps slumber! Despite my feeble attempts at damning current newspaper articles as “silly season” journalism, here I touch on a couple of interesting ones from the Times on Friday and today. Firstly, one about Shell – similarly to BP - adopting a ‘lower forever' mi ...

Petromall Insights


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > Energy SuppliersBPShell +1

Total, LLOG, Shell, Marubeni and ConocoPhillips Share Well Intervention Best Practice

The speaker & sponsor line-up for the 4th Offshore Well Intervention GOM Conference on Nov 1-2 in Houston has now been announced: http://tinyurl.com/y7resf7t T he speaker & sponsor line-up for the 4th Offshore Well Intervention GOM Conference on Nov 1-2 in Houston has now been announced: http:// ...

Sam Scarpa


Posted 1 year agoPress > Gulf Of Mexicowell interventionworkover +15

AGR’s software is now used to create efficiencies in Aker BP’s Drilling & Well department

Our software portfolio is now in use in Aker BP's Drilling & Well department for drilling activities on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS). Aker BP has been a long standing client of AGR's software solutions, having used both the P1 ™ and iQˣ ™ on its projects for a number of years. The ...

Maria Djomina - AGR


Posted 1 year agoPress > AGR Softwarepetroleum softwareE&P Software +6

Heriot-Watt sets global data landscape for BP Statistical Review

The economics professor who leads the in-depth data collation process for BP's annual Statistical Review of World Energy has welcomed the energy major's latest findings as “clear evidence of a major transformation in the global energy landscape”. Professor Mark Schaffer, Director of the Centre for ...

Jamie MacDonald


Posted 1 year agoPress > heriot-wattBP

BP announces start of production from Quad 204 project, west of Shetland

UK project is the third of seven new upstream major projects expected to come on stream for BP in 2017. BP, on behalf of co-venturers Shell and Siccar Point Energy, is pleased to announce first oil from the redeveloped Schiehallion Area, following completion of the multi-billion-pound Quad 204 pro ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > BPShetlandNorth Sea +1

BP announces start of production from West Nile Delta development achieving first gas eight months ahead of schedule and production 20 percent above plan

    BP today announced that it has started gas production from the first two fields, Taurus and Libra, of the West Nile Delta development in Egypt. The project was delivered eight months ahead of start-up schedule and under budget. First gas was exported to Egypt's national grid on 24 March ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > BPWest Nile DeltaEgypt

Oil price, Hurricane, Savannah, Europa, Amerisur, Kosmos/BP, And finally…

Oil price That was the week that was, even after the rally on Friday, both WTI and Brent were down the best part of three bucks on the week. As I said before, it was a momentum thing and the data showed that money managers did indeed follow the bear and took money off the table. Some people find i ...

Malcolm Graham-Wood - Malcy's Blog


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > Malcy's BlogHurricane EnergySavannah Petroleum +4

BP announces major gas find offshore Senegal

Yakaar-1 exploration well result confirms potential scale of the petroleum system offshore Mauritania and Senegal LONDON - BP along with joint venture partner Kosmos Energy announced today a major gas discovery offshore Senegal. The Yakaar-1 exploration well was drilled to a total depth of appro ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > BPKosmos EnergySenegal +1

Oil price, FAR Limited, IGas Energy, Sundry-BP-Falcon O&G- And finally…

Oil price Yesterdays close was off the worst of the day but nothing to write home about, the market is getting into a tizzy about product prices a full month before the driving season as demand hasn't picked up yet.  Others feared for output from Libya where the Sharara and the El Feel fields appe ...

Malcolm Graham-Wood - Malcy's Blog


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > Malcy's BlogFARIGas +2

BP agrees sale of interest in SECCO to Sinopec

BP today announced that it has agreed to sell its 50% stake in the Shanghai SECCO Petrochemical Company Limited (SECCO) to Gaoqiao Petrochemical Co Ltd, a 100% subsidiary of China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (Sinopec), BP's joint venture partner, for a total consideration of $1.68 billion.  “ ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > BPSinopec

BP to sell Forties Pipeline System to INEOS

BP today announced it has agreed to sell its Forties Pipeline System (FPS) business, with assets including the main Forties offshore and onshore pipelines and other associated pipeline interests and facilities, to INEOS. Subject to partner, regulatory and other third party approvals, operatorship ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > BPIneosForties Pipeline +1

BP makes third gas discovery in North Damietta Concession, East Nile Delta, Egypt

BP announced today another gas discovery in the North Damietta Offshore Concession in the East Nile Delta, Egypt. The Qattameya Shallow-1 exploration well was drilled to a total depth of 1,961 metres in water depth of approximately 108 metres using the El Qaher II jack-up rig. The wireline logs, pr ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > BPEgyptDiscovery

Evolution of the major oil company logos

BP In May 1908 a group of British geologists discovered a large amount of oil at Masjid-i-Suleiman in Mohammerah, today the Iranian province of Khuzestan. It was the first commercially significant find of oil in the Middle East. William Knox D'Arcy, by contract with the Emir of Mohammerah, Sheikh ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > BPTexacoChevron +2

BP Awards Schlumberger Contract for Mad Dog 2 Project

EPCI contract includes supply of subsea production system HOUSTON, March 21, 2017—OneSubsea, a Schlumberger company, today announced the award by BP of an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract to supply the subsea production system for the Mad Dog 2 development in the Gulf of Me ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > BPSchlumbergerMad Dog Phase 2 +1