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AOG Daily: 2018 / October

Nexans said it will supply a subsea power cable and associated accessories for the 219 MW Northwester 2 wind farm 46 km offshore from Zeebrugge,…
New facies-first technique provides greater geo-model accuracy to optimize reservoir appraisal and assessment. Bayesian facies analysis of a Barnett Shale data set. Green represents litho-facies…
Algeria wants to have a new energy law ready by the first half of 2019 and might use Mexico's legislation as inspiration, the CEO of…
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 05:21

Siemens Gamesa Reshuffles Top Management

Wind turbine maker Siemens Gamesa announced a reshuffle of its top management on Tuesday, part of a bid to advance an ambitious cost-saving plan after…
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 04:13

Oil prices rise on signs of falling Iranian oil exports Featured

Oil prices rose on Tuesday on signs of falling Iran oil exports ahead of U.S. sanctions against Tehran in November, while geopolitical tensions remain over…
Egypt's petroleum minister said on Tuesday that a regasification vessel would leave Egypt by the end of the week, a day after Norway's Hoegh LNG…
Russia's biggest independent oil producer Lukoil plans to start commercial oil production at its new Caspian field in 2023, the company said on Tuesday. Lukoil…
Shale producer Devon Energy on Tuesday forecast higher U.S. production for the third quarter from a year earlier, helped by an increase in output of…
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 03:09

Siemens Gamesa Reshuffles Top Management

Wind turbine maker Siemens Gamesa announced a reshuffle of its top management on Tuesday, part of a bid to advance an ambitious cost-saving plan after…
The shelving of Spanish energy company Cepsa's initial public offering (IPO) may damage prospects for a string of oil-related companies planning to go public. (Photo:…
Monday, 15 October 2018 07:02

Offshore Drillers Eye Recovery by 2020

Battered oil and gas drilling companies are finally seeing piecemeal signs that the prices they charge for offshore rigs are bottoming out with Brent crude…
German oil firm Wintershall's flagship project in Norway - the Maria oil and gas field - is not meeting output expectations due to water injection…
The Oseberg Vestflanken 2 field in the North Sea came on stream on Sunday. Remote-operated from the Oseberg field center, the new Oseberg H platform…
© Jim / Adobe Stock The amount of natural gas moving from British Columbia to Washington state through the Sumas hub edged up over the…
© bizoo_n/ Adobe Stock Oil prices steadied on Monday as tension over the disappearance of a prominent Saudi journalist stoked supply worries, balancing concerns over…
India's Petronet LNG Ltd said on Monday its talks to invest in Qatar's exploration and production sector had "slowed down," as the company had not…
Spain's Cepsa postponed what would have been the largest oil company listing in a decade on Monday, the latest IPO to succumb to a global…
The Aoka Mizu floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel ordered by Hurricane Energy has left Dubai following a series of upgrades, the company said,…
Aker BP has agreed to buy Equinor's 77.8 percent stake in Norway's King Lear gas and condensate discovery for $250 million in cash, the two…
Friday, 12 October 2018 09:36

US GoM Oil Production Off 32% from Storm

U.S. Gulf of Mexico producers have cut oil output by 32 percent and natural gas production by 13 percent as a result of the lingering…
Friday, 12 October 2018 09:12

US Drillers Add Oil Rigs for First Week in Four Featured

The U.S. oil drilling rig count rose this week for the first time in four weeks even as crude prices tumbled to their lowest in…
© Daniel Gillies / Adobe Stock Oil rebounded towards $81 a barrel on Friday as an equities rally lent support, though prices pared gains after…
Norway's Equinor has awarded Maersk Drilling AS a five-month contract for the Maersk Intrepid rig to provide operational support on the Martin Linge field in…
Friday, 12 October 2018 03:49

LOOP Resumes Normal Operations After Storm

The Louisiana Offshore Oil Port (LOOP), the largest privately-owned crude terminal in the United States, said it resumed normal operations at its Marine Terminal on…
Photo courtesy of BP Oil producers on Thursday were checking Gulf of Mexico production platforms and beginning to return crews to more than 90 offshore…
Thursday, 11 October 2018 06:22

U.S. Crude Stocks Up by 6 mln Barrels - EIA

© Robert Coy / Adobe Stock U.S. crude stocks rose last week as refineries cut output, while gasoline stocks increased and distillate inventories fell, the…
Brazil's state-controlled oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA is forming a joint venture with Murphy Oil Company to explore oil and gas fields in the Gulf…
Andeavor on Thursday said it has begun shutting various units at its 120,000 barrel-per-day Anacortes, Washington refinery due to a disruption in natural gas supply…
Thursday, 11 October 2018 05:38

LNG Report: Floating Liquefaction & Regasification Featured

International Maritime Associates has completed a 12-month study of the global market for floating gas liquefaction plants and floating LNG regasification terminals.   The 150+…
Thursday, 11 October 2018 05:13

Water at Fukushima Site is Still Radioactive

The owner of the Fukushima nuclear plant, destroyed by an earthquake and tsunami more than seven years ago, said water treated at the site still…