Join AOGdigital on Facebook Join AOGdigital on LinkedIn Join AOGDigital on Twitter

 

AOG Daily: 2018 / November

Finland could in future receive gas from Norway via a network of pipes being planned through the Baltic countries and Poland, as part of an…
U.S. crude stocks rose last week as imports climbed, while gasoline stocks decreased and distillate inventories fell, the Energy Information Administration said on Thursday. ©…
Thursday, 15 November 2018 05:24

Putin: I Discussed Oil Prices with Trump Featured

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday he had discussed the world oil market with U.S. President Donald Trump when both men were in Paris…
Oil rose on Thursday, steadying after losing nearly 7 percent over the previous three days, though concern about the prospect of an oversupplied market next…
Thursday, 15 November 2018 04:30

Sinopec Starts Major Gas Pipeline Early

China's Sinopec Corp said on Thursday it had started to operate the first phase of the Erdos-Anping-Cangzhou pipeline project in northern China, ahead of an…
When U.S. President Donald Trump asked Saudi Arabia this summer to raise oil production to compensate for lower crude exports from Iran, Riyadh swiftly told…
Thursday, 15 November 2018 03:14

Offshore Platforms Controlled from Land

Aker BP said it will become the first oil company in Norway to control operations of a permanently manned offshore platform from land from next…
The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), has agreed, in principle, to extend to 2040 its gas supply agreement with ADNOC LNG, in coordination with…
Russian maritime shipping company Sovcomflot has signed a new USD 149 million credit facility, for up to 10 years, with a consortium of three leading…
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 18:11

COWI Expands in US Offshore Wind Energy

In a major developement, international consulting group COWI announced it plan to increase its presence in the USA significantly with the consultancy contract with Vineyard…
The Scaldia solar park officially opened in North Sea Port, the logistical heart of Europe. The firm ib vogt installed more than 140,000 solar panels,…
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 08:42

Penspen Bags ADNOC Contract

Penspen, a provider of engineering and project management services to the energy industry, said it has been awarded a contract by Abu Dhabi National Oil…
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 07:33

UK Offshore Licensing Round 'Encouraging' Featured

The U.K.’s latest offshore licensing round has attracted 36 applications covering 164 blocks in frontier areas of the U.K. Continental Shelf (UKCS). A strong and…
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 06:40

ADNOC to Invest $1.4 Bln at Bu Hasa

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) said on Wednesday it would invest 5.1 billion dirhams ($1.4 billion) to upgrade and expand its onshore Bu…
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 06:26

Changing Shale Field to Boost Gas Output

China's Changning shale gas field in southwestern Sichuan province will more than double its output during the winter heating season after putting new wells into…
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 06:22

China Names CNPC Exec Top Energy Official

China's government has appointed a senior oil industry executive as the country's top energy official, state-run media China Energy News reported on Wednesday.Zhang Jianhua, president…
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 06:17

TechnipFMC Inks Deal with Chevron

TechnipFMC announced on Wednesday it has signed a five-year Surface Technologies Frame Agreement with Chevron to cover the exclusive supply of surface wellhead equipment and…
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 05:57

Oil Markets Rattled by New Demand/Supply Imbalance Featured

Fear of a new oil demand/supply imbalance has rattled the oil market. © pichitstocker / Adobe Stock Market sentiment has suddenly shifted. Fear that Iran…
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 03:53

Groningen Gas Production Pared

The Dutch government on Wednesday confirmed plans to gradually scale back production at the Groningen gas field, beginning with a reduction to 19.4 billion cubic…
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 03:46

ADNOC Extends LNG Supply Deal to 2040

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) said on Wednesday it has agreed, in principle, to extend gas supplies to ADNOC LNG to 2040. (Photo:…
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 03:38

India's African Oil Imports Hit 3-year High

India's oil imports from Africa in October rose to their highest level since August 2015, after a fall in Brent's premium to Dubai swaps made…
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 03:32

Rosneft's CEO Says VTB Did Not Finance Share Sale

Russian state bank VTB did not finance the recent deal by Qatar to buy a stake in Rosneft and it is verifiable by looking at…
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 03:27

New Well Testing Technology

New technology from Schlumberger delivers well testing performance data in real-time. (Photo: Schlumberger) Schlumberger has introduced well testing live performance technology at the Abu Dhabi…
Wind power is set overtake coal, nuclear and gas to become the EU’s largest power source well before 2030. This is according to the International…
Tuesday, 13 November 2018 17:46

OMV, Sapura Energy Sign Pact

Malaysia’s Sapura Energy has entered into a heads of agreement with Austria’s OMV to form a strategic partnership and acquire half of Sapura Upstream for…
UK-based Corallian Energy has revealed that the UK Government had looked favourably upon its plans for two offshore exploration wells. Image: Ensco plc The Offshore…
Norway's Subsea 7  subsidiary Seaway Offshore Cables (SOC) has won a contract to supply and installation of the export and inner array grid cable system…
India's Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued a draft scheme on wind turbines in India. Known as the ‘Indian Wind Turbine Certification…
Tuesday, 13 November 2018 17:39

Eidesvik Offshore Bags CGG Charter

Norway's Eidesvik Offshore said that a company in the group has entered into an agreement with a CGG subsidiary for a new contract for the…
Novatek Gas and Power Asia, wholly owned subsidiary of Russia’s largest independent natural gas producer Novatek, shipped a cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) produced…