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Prosafe to deliver semi-submersible vessel for Johan Sverdrup field
By EBR Staff Writer
Prosafe has won a contract from Statoil Petroleum to supply the semi-submersible accommodation vessel, Safe Zephyrus, for the first phase of the Johan Sverdrup oil field project in Norwegian North Sea.
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NPD doubles oil and gas resource estimate for Norway’s Barents Sea
By EBR Staff Writer
Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) says that its new calculations reveal that the undiscovered oil and gas resources in the Barents Sea are two times more than previous estimations.
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Lundin finds additional reserves in Edvard Grieg oil field
By EBR Staff Writer
Lundin Norway has completed drilling of an appraisal well in North Sea’s Edvard Grieg oil field where the reserves were found out to be more than the estimated figure.
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Fluor wins FEED contract for BP's Cassia compression project
By EBR Staff Writer
Fluor has secured the front end engineering and design (FEED) contract from BP for the Cassia compression project off the east coast of Trinidad and Tobago.
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Atkins agrees to $3.6bn takeover offer from Canada's SNC-Lavalin
By EBR Staff Writer
SNC-Lavalin Group has entered into an agreement to acquire UK-based engineering and consultancy firm WS Atkins for $3.6bn in an all cash transaction.
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TechnipFMC, Aker to conduct feasible studies at Engie’s Cara project
By EBR Staff Writer
TechnipFMC and Aker Engineering and Technology have secured feasibility study contracts from Engie E&P Norge for the Cara project (PL 636) in Norwegian part of the North Sea.
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US denies permission for ExxonMobil to resume drilling operations in Russia
By EBR Staff Writer
The US has refused to give permission for oil and gas firm Exxon Mobil to resume drilling in the areas facing its sanctions in Russia.
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Top ten countries with world’s largest oil reserves
Since the drilling of first oil, the commodity has emerged as an important part of our life. It has been used as fuel for our transport, a fuel to generate electricity to light our homes, run factories and machines, a raw material to produce fertiliser to increase food production and produce plastic which is used in wide range of things we use in daily life. Since the emergence of oil industry in mid-nineteenth century, the important energy source has also triggered wars, reshaped geo-politics with countries competing to control it. Here is the list of top countries in with proven oil reserves.
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California Resources, Macquarie form JV to develop oil and gas assets
By EBR Staff Writer
California Resources (CRC) has partnered with Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA) to create a joint venture (JV) for the development of oil and gas assets in California, US.
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Siem Offshore receives charter contract for vessels
Siem Offshore has been awarded charter contracts for the following vessels.
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Statoil gets consent for drilling in Norwegian Barents Sea
By EBR Staff Writer
The Petroleum Safety Authority of Norway has given clearance to Statoil to carry out drilling in an exploration well in block 7219 in the Barents Sea.
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Adams Resources concludes strategic alternatives review for its exploration and production subsidiary
Adams Resources & Energy (Adam Resources) has announced that it has concluded its review of strategic alternatives related to the Company's exploration and production subsidiary, Adams Resources Exploration Corporation (AREC).
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Interoil Exploration & Production Reports Drilling Update
Interoil Exploration & Production ASA (Interoil Exploration & Production) has reported a drilling update.
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Spectrum Commence 2D Multi-Client Seismic Campaign Offshore Argentina
Spectrum has announced the commencement of a 35,000 km Multi-Client 2D seismic survey covering 435,000 km(2 )offshore the deep waters of Argentina in cooperation with YPF S.A. and the authorization of the Ministry of Energy and Minerals.
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BGN enters into rig and operational support agreement with Statoil
BGN has entered into an agreement with Statoil regarding Operational Well Model to drill the Tethys Prospect in PL682 by utilizing the Songa Enabler Semisubmersible Drilling Unit.
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