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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 ...

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Posted 2 days agoOpinion > BPTexacoChevron +2

Shell's 'Best Day of My Life' makes World Media Awards shortlist

With the number of award entries up by 20% since its inaugural year last year, The World Media Awards (WMAs), hosted by the World Media Group*, are today announcing their 2017 shortlist. Reflecting the truly international nature of the WMAs, entries poured in from all corners of the world including ...

Polly


Posted 9 days agoPress > World Media AwardsShell

READ Signs Multi-Country Award With Shell

READ Cased Hole (READ) has been awarded a multi-country award in the UK, Ireland and Norway, to provide all cased hole logging services and analysis within scope of supply for Shell's operations in these regions. Shell, who is keen to harness the ability of specialist suppliers who have both techni ...

Sarah Low


Posted 11 days agoPress > ShellUnited KingdomIreland +2

Play by Play: Karoo Basin

In any list of top unconventional plays for oil and gas, one and only one play stands out in the whole of sub-Saharan Africa: South Africa's Karoo Basin. Most of the country's reserves are located in the Karoo Basin, which in itself, encompasses three quarters of South Africa's territory and the ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 17 days agoLink > KarooSouth Africagas +5

Supermajors’ Cost Index: How Efficient are they in Developing their Assets? | Petroleum Africa

The ‘lower for longer' oil price environment has forced oil and gas companies to look hard at their cost structures. Despite development costs accounting for more than 50% of total costs, the industry currently acks a widely accepted measure for assessing efficiency in this area.

Muktadir Ur Rahman


Posted 18 days agoLink > Supermajors Cost IndexBPShell +20

Shell takes final investment decision for the Kaikias deep water project in the Gulf of Mexico

Shell Offshore Inc. (Shell), a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc, and MOEX North America LLC (MOEX NA), a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsui Oil Exploration Co., Ltd, have each taken the final investment decision to execute phase one of the Kaikias deep-water project in the US Gulf of Mexico. Kaik ...

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Posted 24 days agoPress > ShellKaikiasGulf Of Mexico

Study: Oil, Gas Development Costs Fall, But Could Go Lower

Looking specifically at seven supermajors—BP, Royal Dutch Shell Plc (NYSE: RDS.A), Eni (NYSE: E), Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX), ExxonMobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM), Total (NYSE: TOT) and ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP)—development cost per barrel of oil equivalent (boe) increased by 66% between 2011 and 2015, bu ...

Muktadir Ur Rahman


Posted 27 days agoLink > Supermajors Cost IndexBPShell +20

Craig International signs global agreement with Shell

Craig International has signed a global agreement with energy major, Shell to provide services for equipment stock resale.  The oilfield procurement specialist recently launched Craig Collaboration to provide companies with the opportunity to reduce wastage and duplication, recoup financial outlay ...

Jamie MacDonald


Posted 1 month agoPress > Craig GroupCraig InternationalShell +2

Shell launches LNG Outlook

Global demand for liquefied natural gas (LNG) reached 265 million tonnes (MT) in 2016 – enough to supply power to around 500 million homes a year. This included an increase in net LNG imports of 17 MT. Many expected a strong increase in new LNG supplies would outpace demand growth during 2016.  I ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > ShellLNG

DW Monday: Not Content with Local Content

Brazil and Tanzania are two countries at very different stages of oil and gas development – Brazil is a well-established powerhouse, reeling from a recent corruption scandal, while Tanzania is at the early stage of development after a series of promising discoveries by majors including Shell and Sta ...

DW Monday


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > DW MondayPetrobrasShell +2

Statoil joins Shell and other foreign companies exiting Canadian projects

Norway's oil and gas powerhouse Statoil ASA has finalised its exit from the Canadian oilsands and is by no means alone in a list of high-profile internationally-based operators to agree a sale of Canadian upstream assets during the past 12 months. Statoil (Oslo:STL) is selling its interest in the ...

Mark Young


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > CanadaStatoilShell +7

Shell - Public consultation begins on Brent oil and gas field decommissioning programme

An extended 60-day public consultation on recommendations to decommission the Brent oil and gas field in the North Sea has begun today following submission by Shell U.K. Limited (“Shell”), the field's operator, of a comprehensive decommissioning programme to the Department for Business, Energy and ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > ShellDecommissioningBrent

Oil & Gas UK welcomes Shell’s multi-billion pound deal with Chrysaor

Welcoming today's announcement (31 January) that Shell has agreed to sell a package of UK North Sea assets to Chrysaor in a multi-billion pound deal, Oil & Gas UK Chief Executive Deirdre Michie said: “This is a very significant deal and signals a strong vote of confidence in the future of the UK C ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > Oil & Gas UKChrysaorShell +1

Shell to sell package of UK North Sea assets to Chrysaor for up to $3.8bn

Shell has agreed to sell a package of UK North Sea assets to Chrysaor for a total of up to $3.8bn, including an initial consideration of $3.0bn and a payment of up to $600m between 2018-2021 subject to commodity price, with potential further payments of up to $180m for future discoveries. The p ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > ShellChrysaorNorth Sea

Shell signs agreement to sell its stake in Thailand’s Bongkot field

Singapore 31 January 2017: Shell has reached an agreement with KUFPEC Thailand Holdings Pte Limited, a subsidiary of Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company (KUFPEC), for the sale of subsidiary companies Shell Integrated Gas Thailand Pte Limited and Thai Energy Co Limited, which together hold ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > ShellThailandBongkot field