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BP Approves Mad Dog Phase 2 Project in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico

$9 billion project will bring second platform to the super-giant Mad Dog field at less than half of original cost HOUSTON- BP has sanctioned the Mad Dog Phase 2 project in the United States, highlighting its long-term commitment to the country despite the current low oil price environment. ...

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Posted 5 days agoPress > BPMad Dog Phase 2Mad Dog +6

EIA Updates Layers to U.S. Energy Mapping System

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, U.S. Energy Mapping System EIA's U.S. Energy Mapping System is an interactive, comprehensive visual reference for energy infrastructure in the United States. Several layers in the system were recently updated, allowing users to see locations ...

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Posted 8 days agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +7

February 2018 Total U.S. Rig Count Reveals Lack of Offshore Progression – S&P Global Platts

HOUSTON – S&P Global Platts Analytics, has announced the total U.S. rig count for February 2018 was 1,077, up 7 (+1%) from January 2018, and up 243 (+29%) from February 2017. This rig count includes U.S. onshore, U.S. inland waters, and U.S. offshore Gulf of Mexico drilling rigs. February U.S. ...

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Posted 11 days agoOpinion > United StatesUSS&P Global Platts +6

IMCA Jones Act Update

IMCA has updated the US Gulf of Mexico vessel data associated with its authoritative study ‘Marine Construction Vessel Impacts of Proposed Modifications and Revocations of Jones Act Letters Related to Offshore Oil and Natural Gas Activities' submitted to the US Customs and Border Protection agency ...

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Posted 14 days agoPress > GOMGulf Of Mexiconatural gas +4

Noble Energy Announces $750 Million Share Repurchase Program

Company also announces divestment of U.S. Gulf of Mexico business Houston , Feb. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Noble Energy, Inc. ( NYSE : NBL ) ("Noble Energy" or "the Company") today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a $750 million share repurchase program.  In additi ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > Noble EnergyShare RepurchaseUnited States +5

Shell Wins Nine Key Blocks in Mexico Deep-Water Bid Round

In today's deep-water bid round for the Mexican Gulf of Mexico, Shell Exploración y Extracción de México, S.A. de C.V., (“Shell”) won four exploration blocks on its own, one with its partner Pemex Exploración y Producción and four with its partner Qatar Petroleum International Limited. Shell will b ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > ShellRoyal Dutch ShellMexico +7

Shell Announces Large Deep-Water Discovery in Gulf of Mexico

Shell Offshore Inc. (“Shell”) today announced one of its largest U.S. Gulf of Mexico exploration finds in the past decade from the Whale deep-water well. The well encountered more than 1,400 net feet (427 meters) of oil bearing pay. Evaluation of the discovery is ongoing, and appraisal drilli ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > Shell OffshoreShellDeep-Water +6

Chevron Announces Major Oil Discovery in Deepwater Gulf of Mexico

Ballymore further consolidates Chevron's position in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico SAN RAMON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 30, 2018-- Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) today announced a significant oil discovery at the Ballymore prospect in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The Ballymore well w ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > ChevronDeepwaterGulf Of Mexico +5

Total Reinforces Its Position In Deepwater Gulf Of Mexico By Entering The Anchor Discovery

Paris - Total has signed an agreement with Samson in order to acquire Samson Offshore Anchor, LLC, which holds a 12.5% interest in four blocks covering the Anchor discovery, one of the most significant recent discoveries in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM), USA. The deal also includes a 12.5% interest in ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > TotalSamson Offshore AnchorGOM +3

Mitigating Uncertainty in Pipeline Inspection with the World's Only Subsea CT Scanner: Discovery™

As subsea assets age, corrosion issues start to arise and the integrity of those assets are compromised. With the combination of non-intrusive Discovery™ fast scans and extended scans, operators can quickly identify and accurately determine wall loss integrity flaws of both piggable and unpiggable s ...

Callum Grieves

Pasadena   TX   US 13 Feb 2018

Posted 2 months agoEvent > North SeaGulf Of MexicoArabian Gulf +3

Year-End 2017 U.S. Rig Count Up 45% Over 2016: S&P Global Platts Analytics

S&P Global Platts Analytics announced the U.S. rig count for December 2017 was 1,030, down 23 (-2%) from November 2017, and up 321 (+45%) from December 2016. This rig count includes U.S. onshore, U.S. inland waters, and U.S. offshore Gulf of Mexico drilling rigs. December U.S. land rig count: ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > United StatesUSRig Count +4

Trump Administration Move Could Unlock 65 Billion Barrels Of Oil Equivalent

Last week's proposal by the Trump administration to make nearly all offshore areas in the US available for oil and gas exploration drilling could attract billions of dollars of investment and potentially unlock up to 65 billion barrels of oil equivalent (boe), according to Rystad Energy. “The US o ...

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Posted 2 months agoOpinion > TrumpUnited StatesRystad Energy +3

Dr. Daniel Fine: Oil and Gas: A Look at What 2018 May Bring

Trump leads mass deregulation effort; comeback seen for San Juan Basin by Dr. Daniel Fine The price of oil in 2018 will be volatile with commodity market traders selling on signals of OPEC-Russia “cheating” or members producing more oil than the extended Algiers Agreement output quotas. This shou ...

Will Fine

Posted 2 months agoOpinion > Donald TrumpPresident TrumpTrump +68

Polarcus Secures XArray Contract in Gulf of Mexico

Polarcus Limited (the "Company") (OSE: PLCS) is pleased to announce that the Company has received a letter of award from TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company ASA ("TGS") for acquiring 6,172 . of 3D seismic data in the Gulf of Mexico.  The survey will commence in Q1 2018 for a period of three mont ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > PolarcusGulf Of Mexico

Interventek’s World Leading 20K Revolution Valve Passes API-17G Shear and Seal Qualification

Aberdeen-based well intervention technology specialist, Interventek, has successfully completed the current API-17G specification shear and seal test procedure with their new 20k (20,000psi) subsea in-riser Revolution Valve. The testing conducted fulfilled the requirements for Service Specification ...

Debbie Simpson

Posted 3 months agoPress > well interventionvalveSAFETY VALVE +13