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AOG Activity 2015 / January

Friday, 30 January 2015 11:26

Pyroban consolidates brand in Asia-Pacific

Pyroban, which acquired Adex Zonex in 2011, began consolidating its sales and manufacturing this month.   "Although Adex Zonex has built a strong brand presence…
EMAS AMC has secured multiple new awards from various energy companies valued at more than US$65 million, including options. Scope of work includes project management,…
Friday, 30 January 2015 03:06

Murphy sells Malaysian stakes to Pertamina

Murphy Oil's Malaysian subsidiaries have now sold 30% of Murphy's Malaysian assets to PT Pertamina Malaysia Eksplorasi Produksi. The sale covers the remaining one-third of a…
Wood Mackenzie says 2014 was a significant year for China as economic rebalancing led demand growth - for a range of major energy commodities -…
PT Muara Wisesa Samudra awarded the Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. and Van Oord joint venture a US$395 million contract to design and construct an artificial…
Wednesday, 28 January 2015 08:47

Medco Energi signs Aceh gas deal

Medco Energi Internasional Tbk signed a gas sales agreement worth more than US$2 billion to develop the Indonesian gas market by supplying gas to Aceh,…
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 17:49

Asian Marine Casualty Forum launched

Asian Marine Casualty Forum was officially launched in Singapore on 27 January with aim to produce a practical response to the current crises in maritime…
Monday, 26 January 2015 17:54

JAPEX completes Koriyama North Gas Pipeline

Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd. (JAPEX) has completed the Koriyama North Gas Pipeline, which JAPEX has been constructing between Motomiya City and Koriyama City in…
Monday, 26 January 2015 14:44

Ennsub completes Wheatstone work

Ennsub completed the design, manufacture, testing and installation of bespoke sealing systems for the Wheatstone liquefied natural gas (LNG) platform off Australia. The company designed…
Monday, 26 January 2015 14:08

DNV GL opens Nanjing office

DNV GL has opened up a new office in Nanjing to support business growth in the area and be the center for operations in Central…
Thursday, 22 January 2015 10:44

Rosneft completes gas pipeline first stage

Rosneft’s subsidiary, RN-Nyaganneftegaz, completed building the line infrastructure for a new 31.5km gas pipeline that will connect the Em-Egovskiy license block to a gas processing…
Thursday, 22 January 2015 10:26

CIMC Raffles completes Arctic semisub

China’s CIMC Raffles completed its first Arctic-operable semisubmersible for client North Sea Rigs at its Yantai yard, the company announced on 19 January. CIMC Raffles…
Monday, 19 January 2015 13:18

CSSC and Wärtsilä finalize joint venture

The joint venture agreement between Wärtsilä and China State Shipbuilding Corp. (CSSC) for the take-over of Wärtsilä's 2-stroke engine business, has now been finalized. The…
Monday, 19 January 2015 11:11

Rosneft boosts East Messoyakha reserves

Recoverable reserves at East Messoyakha field onshore Russia have increased by 32%, partner Rosneft announced. The Russian explorer said that C1 oil and condensate reserves…
Thursday, 15 January 2015 14:19

CITIC Platform C begins production

CITIC Resources Holdings announced Platform C of the Hainan-Yuedong Block, which is the third offshore drilling platform operated and managed by the company’s subsidiary Tincy…
Thursday, 15 January 2015 09:38

Vroon launches new MPSVs in China

Vroon has recently implemented two new multi-purpose platform-supply vessels (MPSVs).  The vessels, known as the VOS Primrose and VOS Prince, were launched on 10 Janurary and…
Thursday, 15 January 2015 08:54

Newfield updates China marketing process

Newfield Exploration Co.concluded its marketing process for its China business and now plans to retain the related assets. "The recent and significant decrease in global…
Wednesday, 14 January 2015 15:29

EIA: Kazakhstan major oil producer

According to the US Energy Information Administration (EIA), Kazakhstan, an oil producer since 1911, has the second-largest oil reserves as well as the second-largest oil…
Wednesday, 14 January 2015 14:48

CGG wins Papua New Guinea seismic survey

InterOil awarded CGG both a land seismic and an airborne gravity survey to assess the hydrocarbon potential of its acreage in Papua New Guinea, the…
External pressures on Russia’s oil and gas industry have compelled the country to seek partnerships with Asia-based companies to help with the production and marketing…
Wednesday, 14 January 2015 09:35

AVEVA opens Saudi Arabia office

AVEVA opened a new office in Saudi Arabia to strengthen its presence in the Middle East and further enhance its growing global network. The office…
Wednesday, 14 January 2015 04:15

EFC completes Dalian order

Instrumentation, monitoring, control and handling systems firm EFC Group has completed a £1.3million ($2.2million) contract to design and build a BOP and diverter control system…
Tuesday, 13 January 2015 02:58

COSLProspector delivered

The first new-build semisubmersible drilling rig incorporating Wood Group Mustang Norway's (WGMN's) GG5000 floating hull design has been delivered to COSL Drilling Europe (CDE).  The COSLProspector was…
Tuesday, 13 January 2015 02:30

DOF wins Asia-Pac work

DOF Subsea has been awarded several new and extended existing contracts by key clients in the Asia Pacific region. The contract awards will improve the…
Monday, 12 January 2015 14:12

Atwood Mako gets Southeast Asia gig

Houston-based Atwood Oceanics entered into an agreement to provide drilling services using the Atwood Mako jackup in Southeast Asia. The contract’s operating day rate is…
Monday, 12 January 2015 08:31

Woodside, Adani sign MOU

Woodside Energy and Adani Enterprises signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to identify, investigate and develop potential business arrangements and commercial initiatives in India’s LNG…
Wednesday, 07 January 2015 10:08

Polarcus obtains Australasia 3D seismic project

Polarcus will be conducting a broadband 3D marine seismic acquisition project in Australasia for an undisclosed client. The two-month project is set to begin in…
Wednesday, 07 January 2015 02:39

CGG completes Papua New Guinea processing

CGG has completed processing of the Bade FALCON Airborne Gravity Gradiometer (AGG) multi-client survey it recently conducted within the Papua Foreland Basin. CGG acquired over…
Tuesday, 06 January 2015 08:51

DOF Subsea gets Asia Pacific LOA

DOF Subsea was awarded a letter of award (LOA) with a major international oil company in the Asia Pacific region for a seven plus three…
Tuesday, 06 January 2015 02:29

Shell Brunei ups Plexus orders

Aberdeen-based wellhead engineering firm Plexus Holdings has received purchase orders from Brunei Shell Petroleum to supply both high-pressure/high-temperature (HP/HT) and standard pressured wellhead systems and…