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Your Weekly Update: 11 - 15 March 2019

In 2017, Norway's Government Pension Fund Global – also known as the Oil Fund – proposed a complete divestment of oil and gas shares from its massive portfolio. Players like Anadarko Petroleum, Chesapeake Energy, CNOOC, Premier Oil, Soco International and Tullow Oil will now no longer receive any ...

Hui Shan


Posted 3 days agoLink > OilOil and GasOil and Gas Industry +7

5 Common Reasons of Construction Project Failure

In our previous article, we highlighted the facts about construction project management, and from there were able to demonstrate that there is a high rate of failure within the industry. Project work goes ahead as planned and estimatedThere are some articles that point to a high failure in projec ...

Janno Soon


Posted 5 days agoLink > Project Managementproject managerProject Managers +2

Norway’s Retreat in Oil Investments – Politics or Economics?

In 2017, Norway's Government Pension Fund Global – also known as the Oil Fund – proposed a complete divestment of oil and gas shares from its massive portfolio. Players like Anadarko Petroleum, Chesapeake Energy, CNOOC, Premier Oil, Soco International and Tullow Oil will now no longer receive any ...

Hui Shan


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Your Weekly Update: 4 - 8 March 2019

Virtual field trips to carbonate outcrops in the Middle East are planned, but filming when the sun is high in bright conditions will produce numerous areas of deep shade contrasting with brightly lit areas, creating extensive processing problems. Using VR field trips to illustrate various aspects ...

Hui Shan


Posted 9 days agoLink > Oiloil and gas newsOil and Gas Industry +7

World Class Discoveries in the Eastern Mediterranean

Last week, Cyprus announced a huge natural gas find in Block 10, with ExxonMobil – together with Qatar Petroleum - estimating that the ‘world-class discovery' potentially holds up to 8 trillion cubic feet of natural gas. Coupled with the Block 10 discovery – and promising geology in Block 7, wher ...

Hui Shan


Posted 12 days agoLink > Eastern MediterraneanCyprusExxon +5

Your Weekly Update: 25 February - 1 March 2019

A few weeks ago, energy supermajor BP made a US$5 million investment in Belmont Technology, a Houston-based artificial intelligence (AI) start-up. In the investment in Belmont Technology, BP is hoping to apply its AI cloud-based geoscience platform for more accurate lifecycle projections in explo ...

Hui Shan


Posted 17 days agoLink > Oiloil and gas newsOil and Gas Industry +7

Digitisation of Big Oil

A few weeks ago, energy supermajor BP made a US$5 million investment in Belmont Technology, a Houston-based artificial intelligence (AI) start-up. In the investment in Belmont Technology, BP is hoping to apply its AI cloud-based geoscience platform for more accurate lifecycle projections in explo ...

Hui Shan


Posted 19 days agoLink > cloudaimachine learning +10

Crude Oil Prices: Changing Gear

Russia and Saudi Arabia both making new pledges on supply cuts comes despite supply issues elsewhere in OPEC, which could have provided some cushion for smaller cuts. Iranian production remains constrained by new American sanctions; targeted waivers have provided some relief – and indeed Iranian ...

Hui Shan


Posted 21 days agoLink > CrudeOil pricesBrent +5

Your Weekly Update: 18 - 22 February 2019

Russia and Saudi Arabia both making new pledges on supply cuts comes despite supply issues elsewhere in OPEC, which could have provided some cushion for smaller cuts. Iranian production remains constrained by new American sanctions; targeted waivers have provided some relief – and indeed Iranian ...

Hui Shan


Posted 21 days agoLink > Oiloil and gas newsOil and Gas Industry +7

Your Weekly Update: 11 - 15 February 2019

With the last of the financial results from supermajors released, the world's largest oil firms reported strong profits for Q418 and blockbuster profits for the full year 2018. Full year net profit was even better – up 5.7% to US$20.8 billion as upstream production rose to 4.01 mmboe/d – allowing ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 month agoLink > weekly news updateweekly updateOil +4

IT Executive

NGLTech is an international company which has successfully developed and implemented technologies for the upstream oil & gas industry. At NGLTech we believe technology innovation is a key enabler for the sustainable and efficient development of our finite natural resources. Through successful pa ...

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Posted 1 month agoLink > jobsOilgas +5

The State of the Industry: A Brightened 2018

With the last of the financial results from supermajors released, the world's largest oil firms reported strong profits for Q418 and blockbuster profits for the full year 2018. Full year net profit was even better – up 5.7% to US$20.8 billion as upstream production rose to 4.01 mmboe/d – allowing ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 month agoLink

Equatorial Guinea to Offer 13 Blocks in Licensing Round

Equatorial Guinea will offer up to 13 deepwater and ultra deepwater blocks in its upcoming April licensing round, said the Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons in a statement on Tuesday. The statement on Tuesday follows the initial announcement by the Minister earlier this month of the oil, gas, an ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoLink > Equatorial GuineaMalaboAPPO +3

Your Weekly Update: 4 - 8 February 2019

At utility-scale facilities where PV is one of several technologies in use, the PV capacity itself may be less than one megawatt, but this is relatively rare: based on EIA's latest data, only 20 sites with a total combined capacity of 10 MW were in this category. In other states, the growth of sm ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 month agoLink > Oiloil and gas newsOil and Gas Industry +7

The Valve Closes On Venezuela’s Oil

Under the new sanctions, Venezuela can only sell crude to the USA or using US dollars through offshore companies until April 28, 2019. The US is the main demand centre for Venezuela's heavy crudes; despite investment from Russia and China, the loss of American demand will be a major blow to PDVSA ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 month agoLink > CrudeOil pricesSanctions +4
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