Women – the hidden potential of oil and gas industry’s energy transition

The oil and gas industry has historically been a hard place for female workers. Now, with the oil and gas industry transitioning towards green energy, women workers could be the fresh workforce injection companies desperately need. One of the aspects of the oil and gas industries people rarely focus on is the work female workers… Lees verder

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Petrobras halves the cost of post-salt well construction

Brazilian oil and gas company Petrobras has managed to halve the costs of the post-salt well construction at its Golfinho field offshore Brazil. The post Petrobras halves the cost of post-salt well… …

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Oil Search flags $400 million impairments

The Papua New Guinea-focused oil and gas producer and PNG LNG stakeholder, Oil Search flagged a $360-$400 million impairment in its interim results. Courtesy of Oil Search The company noted in a statement on Monday it has assessed the carrying value of its assets for impairment as June 30, 2020, in accordance with the relevant… Lees verder

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Dutch operator curbs gas production from North Sea field over low prices

Dutch operator Tulip Oil has reduced its gas production from the Q10-A gas field located in the Dutch sector of the North Sea due to low gas prices. The post Dutch operator curbs gas production… …

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World’s first converted FLNG in milestone loading

Golar’s Hilli Episeyo, world’s first converted FLNG vessel, has recently loaded its 40th cargo since the start of operations more than two years ago offshore Kribi, Cameroon. FLNG Hilli Episeyo (Image: Golar LNG) Bermuda-based shipowner Golar said the FLNG completed the milestone operation on June 18. Through these offtakes, the floating LNG producer has provided… Lees verder

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Eni hands in decommissioning plan for six North Sea platforms

Italian oil and gas company Eni has submitted its plans for decommissioning of six platforms on the Hewett field to the UK authorities. The Hewett field is located in the Southern North Sea, about 22 km northeast of the Norfolk coast. Five of the Hewett platforms (48/29A Complex, 48/29B and 48/29C) are located in UKCS… Lees verder

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PGS concludes Viking Graben extension project

PGS has completed the second GeoStreamer X seismic survey in the Viking Graben. The […] The post PGS concludes Viking Graben extension project appeared first on Offshore Energy. …

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Contract cancellation, extensions, and warm-stack mode for Noble rigs

Offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation has received several new contract extensions for its drilling rigs and cancellation of a drilling contract in Vietnam. Noble has also decided to warm-stack some of its rigs. According to Noble’s latest fleet status report, published on Thursday, 9 July, the Noble Mick O’Brien jack-up has been awarded a contract… Lees verder

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UK oil industry welcomes gov’t measures to save jobs

The UK’s offshore oil and gas industry’s representative body Oil and Gas UK has welcomed the introduction of the Job Retention Bonus and other moves by the country’s Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi… …

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Neptune Energy gears up for Dugong sidetrack

Neptune Energy has decided to drill a sidetrack well to further evaluate the size of its Dugong discovery located in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea. The post Neptune Energy gears up for… …

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