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Italy’s Eni begins oil exploration in Alaska's Beaufort Sea
By EBR Staff Writer
Italian oil producer Eni has began drilling for oil exploration in the US waters off the north coast of Alaska, following the spudding of a new well in the Beaufort Sea.
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Commonly used rigs to drill oil
By EBR Staff Writer
Drilling rigs are of various types and the selection of the rig depends upon the requirements of the drill sites. Generally used for upstream activities in the oil and gas industry, drilling rigs are mainly categorized as onshore and offshore. Drilling rigs house massive equipment for the exploration of oil wells and natural gas extraction wells.
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Aibel wins contract for Snorre Expansion Project
Statoil has awarded Aibel the contract for the implementation of extensive modifications to the Snorre A platform as a part of Statoil’s “Snorre Expansion Project” - SEP.
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Eni reaches alll-time production record
Eni announces that it has reached its all-time production record of 1 million and 920 thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day (boe/d).
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France to ban oil and gas drilling from 2040
By EBR Staff Writer
France's parliament has approved a law prohibiting all oil and gas exploration and production within the country and its overseas territories by 2040.
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Harvest Operations confirms decision to start Blackgold Oil Sands Project
Harvest Operations has announced its decision to re-sanction and complete the construction and commissioning of its 10,000 bbl/d BlackGold SAGD oil sands project near Conklin, Alberta.
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Condor initiates gas production in Turkey
Condor Petroleum announced that natural gas production has commenced at the company's 100% owned and operated Poyraz Ridge field in Turkey.
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Rosneft spuds first ultra-deepwater exploration well in Black Sea
Rosneft has spudded the Maria-1 exploration well offshore in the Black Sea.
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Sonangol, Cobalt resolve disputes with $500m settlement
The Angolan National Concessionaire Sociedade Nacional de Combustíveis de Angola — Empresa Pública (Sonangol) and Cobalt International Energy have signed an agreement to resolve all disputes and transition the latter’s interests in Blocks 20 and 21 offshore Angola to Sonangol for $500m.
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McDermott signs $6bn merger deal with CB&I
By EBR Staff Writer
Oilfield equipment and services provider McDermott International and US-based Chicago Bridge & Iron Company (CB&I) have signed a deal to merge, and create a fully vertically integrated onshore-offshore company with $6bn enterprise value.
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Po Valley Energy completes drilling of Podere Maiar-1 well in Italy
Prospex Oil and Gas has been advised by Po Valley Energy (PVE), the operator of the Podere Maiar-1d appraisal/redevelopment well located in onshore Italy, that it has cased, perforated and completed the well and that flow testing is anticipated to commence in January 2018.
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Total makes investment decision for large-scale development of Libra field offshore Brazil
By EBR Staff Writer
French oil major Total has made investment decision for the first large-scale development phase of the Libra project offshore Brazil.
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Aker BP seeks development plan approvals for three fields offshore Norway
By EBR Staff Writer
Aker BP, on behalf of its partners, is seeking development plan approvals from the Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy for three oil fields.
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BHP, Esso to compete in marketing gas from Gippsland Basin in Australia
By EBR Staff Writer
BHP Billiton Petroleum and Esso Australia, an affiliate of ExxonMobil, have agreed to separately market their share of gas produced from the Gippsland Basin Joint Venture (GBJV), from 2019.
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NETL partners with GTI to improve efficiency and safety of hydraulic fracturing
NETL has teamed with Gas Technology Institute (GTI) to develop and execute a hydraulic fracturing test site program to answer questions, advance the understanding of the hydraulic fracturing processes to attain greater efficiencies, and improve environmental impacts.
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