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Engage with both the E&P community and financial sector at SPE's London Annual Conference.

SPE London Conference 23 October 2018 | Gibson Hall London, England, UK Hear expert opinion on oil and gas investment opportunities at SPE's London Annual Conference. With now only a week to go, register your place today to engage with both the E&P community and financial sectors. Hear from top ...

Kate Dunn


Posted 1 month agoPress > EnergyOil and GasFinance +22

Gazprom and LUKOIL Preparing to Set Up Joint Venture to Develop Vaneyvisskoye and Layavozhskoye Fields

Alexey Miller , Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, had a working meeting with Vagit Alekperov, President of LUKOIL. The parties discussed current issues related to bilateral cooperation, including the development project for the Vaneyvisskoye and Layavozhskoye fields in the Nenets Auto ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 day agoPress > GazpromLUKOILjoint venture

Australia: in Line With its Discipline on Capital Allocation, Total Reduces its Stake in Ichthys LNG by 4%

Total has signed an agreement to divest a 4% interest in the Ichthys liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in Australia to operating partner INPEX for an overall consideration of 1.6 billion USD. The transaction, which is subject to Australian regulatory approvals, reduces Total's interest in the ass ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 2 days agoPress > TotalDivestmentAustralia +4

NPD: Dry Well and Minor Oil Discovery Southwest of the Vega Field in the North Sea – 35/10-4 S and 35/10-4 A

Equinor Energy AS, operator of production licence 630, has completed the drilling of wildcat wells 35/10-4 S and 35/10-4 A. The wells were drilled about ten kilometres southwest of the Vega field in the northern part of the North Sea. The primary exploration target for well 35/10-4 S was to prov ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 2 days agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorway +10

NPD: Area Fee Rates to be Adjusted

The area fee rates in Section 39 (1) of the Petroleum Regulations will be adjusted effective 1 January 2019. The Statistics Norway (SSB) consumer price index is the basis for the adjustment. The new rates are as follows: After expiration of the period stipulated pursuant to Section 3-9 (1)(1), ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 2 days agoPress > NorwayNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNPD +1

WJTA Releases New Third Edition Vacuum Equipment Recommended Practices

The WaterJet Technology Association (WJTA) popular vacuum equipment reference, the  Recommended Practices for the Use of Industrial Vacuum Equipment , has been revised and updated, and is available now in a new third edition. The association's Vacuum Equipment Safety Committee undertook a full rev ...

Peter Wright - WJTA


Posted 3 days agoPress > safety

Welding Titanium with the Low Cost ‘Nano’

Metals that are classed as ‘reactive' (titanium, zirconium and nickel alloys) are sensitive to oxygen when heated. When welding these metals, the oxygen must be purged from the welding zone, down to as low as 10 parts per million (ppm). Weld Purging in this environment will avoid discolouration of ...

Michaela Reay


Posted 3 days agoPress > huntingdon fusionpurgeyeweld purging +1

NPD: Dry Well Near the Njord Field in the Norwegian Sea - 6407/11-1

Equinor Energy AS, operator of production licence 751, is in the process of concluding the drilling of wildcat well 6407/11-1. The well is dry. The well has been drilled about 15 kilometres southeast of the Njord field and 120 kilometres north of Kristiansund. The primary exploration target for ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 3 days agoPress > EquinorEquinor EnergyDry Well +7

Total Strengthens Its Exploration Position In Mauritania

Paris - Total and the Ministry of Petroleum, Energy and Mines of Mauritania have signed an agreement awarding Total two new exploration and production contracts for Blocks C15 and C31 deep offshore Mauritania, covering an area of 14,175 square kilometers. According to the terms of the contracts, ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 3 days agoPress > TotalMauritaniaOffshore +2

Pro-Sapien partners with LMS365 to offer integrated Learning Management on Office 365

Pro-Sapien Software, specialist providers of EHS software on Office 365, has announced its partnership with fellow Microsoft ISV ELEARNINGFORCE International to offer Training Management alongside Pro-Sapien's HSEQ Innovate. ELEARNINGFORCE's product LMS365 empowers people through learning manageme ...

Tytti Rekosuo - Pro-Sapien Software Ltd


Posted 3 days agoPress > EHS softwaretraining and developmentLMS365 +1

Tymor Marine assists Mercy Ships with essential medical care in Africa

An Aberdeen-based marine and naval architectural consultancy which provides services to the upstream oil and gas industry, Tymor Marine, is supporting international aid organisation, Mercy Ships, to deliver free, vital medical care to some of the poorest countries in the world via their ‘floati ...

Debbie Simpson


Posted 3 days agoPress > AberdeenMarineOffshore +11

Aiken Group Announces Angus Move

Aberdeen-based Aiken Group has announced strategic growth into Angus which will help realise ongoing ambitions.   The company has bought Arbroath-based D&M Manufacturing & Welding for an undisclosed sum.  As part of Aiken Group, the company will now be known as Aiken Fabrication and it is hoped t ...

Lesley Eaton


Posted 4 days agoPress

Decom North Sea secures Decommissioning Challenge Fund grant award

Decom North Sea, the membership organisation for the oil and gas late life and decommissioning sector, has successfully secured a Decommissioning Challenge Fund (DCF) grant award from The Scottish Government. The £5million fund aims to provide opportunities for the supply chain in Scotland support ...

Lisa Mitchell


Posted 4 days agoPress

DeltaTek continues to go from strength to strength with new appointment

Well construction specialist, DeltaTek Global, has announced the key appointment of Chris Johnstone as Operations Supervisor.   Chris brings a wealth of engineering and drilling experience to the team and will be focussing on managing wellsite operations offshore and helping to design and develop ...

Lisa Mitchell


Posted 4 days agoPress

LUX Assure and The University of Strathclyde secure OGIC technology grant to develop oilfield data processing technology

LUX Assure, a specialist in the provision of chemical monitoring and management solutions, and the University of Strathclyde have secured a grant from the Oil & Gas Innovation Centre (OGIC) to further develop LUX's successful CoMic™ technology to provide the industry's first corrosion inhibitor mic ...

Lisa Mitchell


Posted 4 days agoPress
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