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AOG Activity: 2017 / August

Tuesday, 29 August 2017 22:36

Santos to supply gas to South Australia

Santos has signed a location swap agreement facilitating the delivery of at least 18 PJ of gas per annum into the Australian southern domestic market.…
Tuesday, 29 August 2017 22:30

Cooper confirms Sole FID

Cooper Energy announced that the final investment decision (FID) for the Sole gas project off the Victorian coast in Australia, has been confirmed with the…
Tuesday, 29 August 2017 00:20

Petronas, S-OIL ink LNG supply

Petronas has signed a long term contract with S-OIL Corp. to supply liquefied natural gas (LNG) for the latter’s new plant operations and as feedstock…
Monday, 28 August 2017 23:35

Novatek bags new exploration permits

Russian gas producer Novatek said its subsidiaries OOO Arctic LNG-2 and OOO NOVATEK-Yurkharovneftegas obtained new license areas in the Yamal and Gydan peninsulas, which significantly expands…
Monday, 28 August 2017 23:01

Norwest to drill Xanadu prospect

Norwest Energy said that due to excellent progress with preparation and site works, the spud date for conventional oil well Xanadu-1 in Australia's Perth basin…
Friday, 25 August 2017 08:56

Ichthys Venturer moored off Australia

The INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project’s floating production, storage and offloading facility (FPSO) has been safely moored today (25 August) in the Ichthys field, 220km off…
Schlumberger’s WesternGeco completed an industry first the company says, with Roc Oil's hybrid seismic acquisition survey using WesternGeco's newly deployed multipurpose vessel (MPV) offshore Malaysia.…
Wednesday, 23 August 2017 23:44

Empyrean completes 3D seismic offshore China

AIM-listed Empyrean Energy has completed the 3D seismic survey of its 100%-owned oil exploration Block 29/11, offshore China. The 580sq km survey examined the permit…
Tuesday, 22 August 2017 21:07

Waitsia-4 well exceeds expectations

Operator of the Waitsia gas project AWE said preliminary analysis of wireline log and pressure data from the last appraisal well planned for the field…
Monday, 21 August 2017 20:36

OZ company begins Cuban field work

Melbana Energy has commenced field works on its 100% owned onshore Cuba Block 9 production sharing contract (Block 9 PSC). Local contractors are undertaking initial…
Sunday, 20 August 2017 20:46

ADIPEC increases CEO line-up

Delegates at this year’s Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) will have more opportunities than ever to hear some of the oil and…
Wednesday, 16 August 2017 21:31

Greka wins more CBM work in China

Chinese contractor Greka Drilling has been awarded two more drilling contracts from PetroChina Huabei Oilfield, in addition to the one currently in progress.   Value…
Wednesday, 16 August 2017 20:56

Sonoro replaces Budong Budong contractor

Canadian company Sonoro Energy said it has replaced the drilling contractor for its LG-1 updip appraisal well program in the onshore Budong Budong production sharing…
Wednesday, 16 August 2017 09:46

Dresser-Rand wins Penglai, Dongfang deals

The Dresser-Rand business, part of Siemens Power and Gas, was awarded two orders to supply power generation equipment for the Penglai and Dongfang projects, offshore…
Monday, 14 August 2017 22:18

Santos takes US$690 million hit

Santos said it expects to recognize a non-cash net impairment charge of approximately US$690 million after tax in its 2017 half-year results. In determining the…
Friday, 11 August 2017 10:37

Bumi wins Filanovsky EPCI

Bumi Armada and Lukoil have signed a deal for additional engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) work at the Filanovsky field in the Russian sector…
Tuesday, 08 August 2017 21:17

MEO inks new charter

Singapore’s Miclyn Express Offshore (MEO) has reached an agreement with Shelf Subsea to charter Nusantara, an Indonesian flagged dive support vessel, for a period of…
Tuesday, 08 August 2017 20:50

Whitebark buys into Canadian oil permit

Perth-based Whitebark Energy announced the acquisition of two oil wells through its joint venture (JV) with Point Loma Energy. The acquired section 4‐56‐7W5 is adjacent…
Sunday, 06 August 2017 20:46

Toshiba enters US LNG market

Japanese company Toshiba announced the formation of Toshiba America LNG Corp. (TAL), a new operating company that will focus on the liquid natural gas (LNG)…
Wednesday, 02 August 2017 22:41

Tokyo Gas, PetroVietnam ink gas deal

Tokyo Gas Asia, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tokyo Gas has acquired a 24.9% equity interest in PetroVietnam Low-Pressure Gas Distribution Joint Stock Co. (PVGas…
Monday, 31 July 2017 20:59

Blue Whale 2 starts sea trials

China’s CIMC Raffles has started sea trials for the ultra-deepwater drilling rig Blue Whale II following the completion equipment testing. The integrated offshore builder commenced sea trials…