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ExxonMobil exec calls for urgent action on US LNG exports

Posted on 20 April 2015 in Global and Regional Markets, News

The US may be at risk of losing economic opportunity and the ability to solidify its role as a global leader in energy production – unless the government moves to approve liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports…

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Kongsberg simulators selected to enhance training in Mexico

Posted on 20 April 2015 in Global and Regional Markets, Innovating While Drilling, News, The Offshore Frontier

FIDENA, on behalf of Mexico’s SCT has selected Kongsberg Maritime offshore simulators for the Marine Education Center in Ciudad del Carmen, Campeche…

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DNV introduces steel forgings RP to increase subsea standardization

Posted on 15 April 2015 in News, The Offshore Frontier

Steel forgings are important building blocks for subsea components and are often tailored to meet end-users’ specific requirements. This results in long delivery times…

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BSEE issues proposed BOP, well control regulations for public comment

Posted on 14 April 2015 in Drilling It Safely, News, The Offshore Frontier

On 13 April, US Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell announced proposed regulations that call for more stringent design requirements and operational procedures for critical well…

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Wood Mackenzie: Deeper cuts may be needed to achieve cash flow neutrality

Posted on 14 April 2015 in Global and Regional Markets, News

The rapid and aggressive response by oil and gas companies to low oil prices has stabilized the sector; the price required for companies to be cash flow neutral in 2015…

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UKOG completes Weald Basin PEDL126 acquisition from Magellan

Posted on 13 April 2015 in Global and Regional Markets, News

UK Oil and Gas now holds 100% interest in the Weald Basin onshore license PEDL126 after acquiring Magellan Petroleum’s 40% interest. The license contains…

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Noble Energy to drill Humpback, Rhea offshore Falkland Islands this year

Posted on 13 April 2015 in Global and Regional Markets, News

Noble Energy has acquired a 75% interest and operatorship of the PL001 license in the North Falkland Basin from…

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Zebedee well strikes oil, gas for Premier offshore Falkland Islands

Posted on 02 April 2015 in News, The Offshore Frontier

Premier Oil has announced that the Zebedee well, located in PL004b in the Falkland Islands, discovered 81 ft of net oil-bearing reservoir and 55 ft…

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Weatherford launches new composite frac plug to reduce mill-out time

Posted on 01 April 2015 in Innovating While Drilling, News, Videos

Weatherford launched its TruFrac composite frac plug at the 2015 SPE/ICoTA Coiled Tubing and Well Intervention Conference in The Woodlands, Texas, on 24 March…

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Coiled tubing-conveyed monitoring system aims to maximize production, intervention success

Posted on 01 April 2015 in Innovating While Drilling, News, Videos

A new coiled-tubing service is providing a method for continuous, real-time monitoring of horizontal or highly deviated wells by installing fiber optics inside various sizes…

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  • 20 April 2015

    ExxonMobil exec calls for urgent action on US LNG exports

    The US may be at risk of losing economic opportunity and the ability to solidify its role as a global leader in energy production – unless the government moves to approve liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports...

  • 20 April 2015

    Kongsberg simulators selected to enhance training in Mexico

    FIDENA, on behalf of Mexico’s SCT has selected Kongsberg Maritime offshore simulators for the Marine Education Center in Ciudad del Carmen, Campeche...

  • 15 April 2015

    DNV introduces steel forgings RP to increase subsea standardization

    Steel forgings are important building blocks for subsea components and are often tailored to meet end-users’ specific requirements. This results in long delivery times...

  • 14 April 2015

    BSEE issues proposed BOP, well control regulations for public comment

    On 13 April, US Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell announced proposed regulations that call for more stringent design requirements and operational procedures for critical well...

  • 14 April 2015

    Wood Mackenzie: Deeper cuts may be needed to achieve cash flow neutrality

    The rapid and aggressive response by oil and gas companies to low oil prices has stabilized the sector; the price required for companies to be cash flow neutral in 2015...

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