1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014

General Interest 2001 P3

  • 11/26/2001 -- Repsol-YPF has gas, condensate discovery in Sumatra
    A unit of Repsol-YPF SA has a gas and condensate discovery at its Sungai Kenawang well on Jambi Merang Block in Sumatra, Indonesia. The well could produce up to 2.5 million cu m/day of gas and 3,000 b/d of condensate, said the company.
  • 11/14/2001 -- FERC to reexamine security for Cove Point LNG terminal Friday
    The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has scheduled a Friday hearing to determine if security concerns justify reconsideration of its decision to allow the Cove Point, Md., liquefied natural gas terminal to reopen.
  • 11/07/2001 -- El Paso execs explain off-balance sheet transactions
    El Paso Corp. executives Wednesday disclosed the company formed a new off-balance sheet entity last week called Gemstone. Off-balance sheet transactions have come under the spotlight ever since Enron Corp. revealed last month that it wrote down shareholder equity by $1.2 billion in the third quarter. The equity write-down was linked to the off-balance transactions.
  • 11/15/2001 -- US electric utility executives testify against multipollutant bill
    Electric utility officials Thursday testified a Senate bill that would require additional cuts in sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, and carbon dioxide emissions is too costly and doesn't take into consideration regional differences. They testified before the US Senate Enviromental & Public Works Committee on S. 556 , which would set new targets for multipollutants.
  • 11/15/2001 -- Alaska gas pipeline proposal expected by yearend
    Six US and three Canadian energy companies Thursday signed a development proposal to build an Alaska Highway natural gas pipeline project. The US companies include subsidiaries of Williams Cos. Inc., Duke Energy Corp., Sempra Energy, Enron Corp., PG&E Corp., and El Paso Corp.
  • 11/27/2001 -- Proposed PRB rail line EIS calls for $140 million worth of mitigation
    Measures to reduce the environmental impact of a proposed new rail line to serve Powder River basin coal mines in Wyoming could cost its sponsor, the Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad Corp., up to $140 million. A panel of the Surface Transportation Board issued the final environmental impact statement for the rail proposal, which included recommendations for 147 environmental mitigation measures.
  • 11/15/2001 -- Drilling/Production news briefs, Nov. 15
    Amerada Hess ... Bergesen ... Statoil ... Prosafe Drilling Services ... Consortium Service Management Group ... Humble Petroleum ... CNOOC ... Talisman Energy (UK) ... FMC Technologies ... Soekor E&P ... Apache China Petroleum ... Shengli Oil & Gas ... and more
  • 11/26/2001 -- Don't give up the day job
    A friendly feature of the annual North Sea exploration and production exhibitions, held in alternate years in Aberdeen and Stavanger, has been the presence over the past 10 years of the stand from the Faroes Islands.
  • 10/04/2001 -- Maritimes reports strong interest in Eastern Canada pipeline expansion
    Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline LLC said an open season indicated strong interest in the proposed Phase IV expansion of its gas pipeline from Nova Scotia to New England.
  • 10/03/2001 -- Gas pipelines planned to fuel Texas power plant
    Units of TXU Corp., Dallas, and Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP, Houston, plan to build natural gas pipelines to fuel the 1,789-Mw power plant being built in Forney, Tex., by FPL Energy LLC, a unit of FPL Group Inc., Juno Beach, Fla.
  • 10/12/2001 -- FERC approves Cove Point LNG terminal reactivation
    The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission granted permission to Williams Cos. Inc., Tulsa, to reactivate liquefied natural gas import facilities at its Cove Point LNG terminal in Lusby, Md. The previously announced plan includes modifications to existing facilities and construction of new facilities.
  • 10/11/2001 -- Enbridge buys natural gas gathering, treating, transmission facilities from Williams
    Enbridge Inc., Calgary, is buying natural gas gathering, treating, and transmission facilities in south Texas from a unit of Williams Cos. Inc. in a $50 million deal that further expands the firm's "geographic footprint and scale of operations," officials said Thursday.
  • 10/15/2001 -- Williams to provide gas to Redbud power plant in Oklahoma
    Williams Cos. Inc., Tulsa, agreed to provide 51,980 dekatherms/day of firm natural gas transportation service to a power plant near Luther, Okla.
  • 10/19/2001 -- Executives remain bullish for strong rebound in US oil, gas operations
    Despite present uncertainties, oil and natural gas operations should rebound with higher commodity prices and increased drilling activity in early 2002, said a panel of corporate executives Friday at a Houston industry forum.
  • 10/09/2001 -- Chevron and Texaco complete long-delayed, $35 billion merger
    Texaco Inc. and Chevron Corp. said their stockholders approved the $35 billion merger of their companies, which was completed later Tuesday. Under the deal, Texaco stockholders will receive 0.77 shares of ChevronTexaco stock for each Texaco share.
  • 10/09/2001 -- Burlington Resources plans $2.1 billion purchase of Canadian Hunter
    Burlington Resources Inc. Tuesday offered to buy the stock of Canadian Hunter Exploration Ltd. for $2.1 billion (US). Burlington said the acquisition, for $53 (Can.)/share, will nearly double its investment in Canada and add a portfolio of attractive producing properties
  • 10/03/2001 -- Banned in Boston, LNG tanker will unload in Savannah
    A tanker loaded with liquefied natural gas, banned from Boston harbor as a potential target for terrorists, will become the first vessel to offload at El Paso Corp.'s newly reactivated LNG import terminal at Elba Island near Savannah, Ga., officials said Wednesday.
  • 10/02/2001 -- El Paso proceeding with offshore gas line from Nova Scotia to US
    El Paso Corp. plans to build a $1.6 billion subsea pipeline to move gas from fields off Nova Scotia to markets in Canada and the northeastern US. Named the Blue Atlantic Transmission System, the proposed project would consist of 750 miles of 36-in. pipe and would carry up to 1 bcfd.
  • 10/08/2001 -- OPEC may consider oil quota reductions late this week
    A cut in OPEC oil production may be announced late this week or early next week, an Organization spokesman said Monday following a series of phone conversations between its secretary general, Ali Rodriguez, and member states Saudi Arabia, Iran, and Algeria
  • 10/11/2001 -- Analyst says oil firms should focus on managing intangibles
    Calvin B. Cobb, vice-president of Cap Gemini Ernst & Young, Wednesday said new business models in the petroleum industry must address intangible elements as well as the shortage of human capital.

Related Articles

Boehner urged to bring BLM drilling permit processing bill to floor

11/26/2014 Six oil and gas association presidents and officials from two major national business groups urged US House Speaker John A. Boehner to consider a S...

BHI: Shortened week sees 12-unit loss in US rig count

11/26/2014 The US drilling rig count fell 12 units to 1,917 rigs working as the country headed into the Thanksgiving holiday during the abbreviated week ended...

Woodside enters license offshore Morocco

11/26/2014 Woodside Petroleum Ltd. has secured another area offshore Morocco by taking up a reconnaissance license with the country’s national oil company ove...

EPA proposes tighter ground-level ozone pollution controls

11/26/2014 The US Environmental Protection Agency proposed reducing ground-level emissions limits to 65-70 ppb from their current level of 75 ppb. It also wil...

Karoon scores with Kangaroo-2

11/26/2014 Karoon Gas Australia Ltd., Melbourne, has found multiple oil-bearing reservoirs in its Kangaroo-2 appraisal well in the Santos basin offshore Brazil.

Gazprom, PetroVietnam sign agreement for two fields in Russia

11/26/2014

OAO Gazprom and PetroVietnam on Nov. 25 signed a framework agreement for the joint development of two fields in Russia.

 

OPEC was destined not to cut output in Vienna meeting

11/26/2014 The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries was destined not to cut production to defend the price of crude at its ministerial meeting Nov. 2...

EIA: US gasoline prices lowest in years heading into Thanksgiving holiday

11/26/2014 As of Nov. 24, the average retail regular-grade gasoline price in the US is $2.82/gal, 47¢ lower than a year ago, and the lowest price heading into...

MARKET WATCH: Crude oil prices volatile before OPEC meeting

11/26/2014 Crude oil prices fell more than $1/bbl on the New York and London markets Nov. 25 while traders waited to see if the Organization of Petroleum Expo...

White Papers

How to Keep Your Mud System Vibrator Hose from Getting Hammered to Death

To prevent the vibrating hoses on your oilfield mud circulation systems from failing, you must examine...
Sponsored by

Duty of Care

Good corporate social responsibility means implementing effective workplace health and safety measures...
Sponsored by

Increase Equipment Uptime Through Robust Enterprise Asset Management

Whether you operate in the Upstream Drilling and Exploration sector, the Midstream distribution sector...
Sponsored by

Continuous Improvement for Maintenance with Robust Reporting and Analytics

You should have real-time, anywhere access to more relevant and comprehensive data to help manage and ...
Sponsored by

Enterprise Asset Management Solution for Movable Assets in the Oil & Gas Industry

Drilling and exploration companies face several challenges in effectively managing assets both offshor...
Sponsored by

Supporting HSE Needs for Oil & Gas Through Effective Asset Management Practices

The Oil & Gas industry is constantly being challenged to find, extract and deliver cheaper an...
Sponsored by

Sesam for subsea design analysis

With the exponential growth in the subsea sector, a new set of challenges now face the industry. Mostl...
Sponsored by

Is the gas delivery system you’re looking at able to meet your power generation needs: a hydraulic engineer’s perspective

The hydraulic characteristics, and system response to demands and supplies, of natural gas pipelines a...
Sponsored by

Available Webcasts


On Demand

Driving Operational Efficiency with Location Intelligence in the Oil Patch

Thu, Jun 5, 2014

Join us on June 5th for this webcast featuring Geoff Scalf, Director of Oil & Gas Business Development and Kelly Frey, Vice President, Product Marketing who will present the many ways in which the use of advanced telematics and location intelligence can provide operations professionals the insight they need to see, manage and make better decisions, directly impacting driver safety, operational efficiency and the bottom line.

register:WEBCAST


A focus on BP's global portfolio; working and delivering major projects and career insights

Wed, Apr 16, 2014

BP’s Insider Insights webcast series: Event 3

A focus on BP's global portfolio; working and delivering major projects and career insights

In the last of BP’s Refining & Marketing (R&M) webcast series, Judy Indorf will give an insight into her career at BP, shed light on BP’s global portfolio and share her experiences working on and delivering some of BP’s most critical projects.

Judy will provide an overview of BP’s major downstream assets, across different refineries, products and locations, whilst explaining how BP’s downstream approach differs and why.

register:WEBCAST


A focus on the US; major project insight

Wed, Apr 2, 2014

BP’s Insider Insights webcast series: Event 2

A focus on the US; major project insight - Whiting Refinery

In the second of BP’s Refining & Marketing (R&M) webcast series, Michelle Layman will focus on BP’s downstream activities in the U.S.

Michelle will speak about her experiences working at the Whiting Refinery and the on-going Whiting modernization project.

Additionally, Michelle will provide her views on the current downstream market, future demand, industry trends and the changing face of crudes, sourcing and subsequent configuration changes.

register:WEBCAST


An introduction to BP Refining & Marketing; organization overview and BP’s fuels value chains

Wed, Mar 19, 2014

BP’s Insider Insights webcast series: Event 1

An introduction to BP Refining & Marketing; organization overview and BP’s fuels value chains

In the first of BP’s Refining and Marketing (R&M) webcast series, Ron Unnerstall will introduce viewers to BP’s downstream division, give an overview of the organisation and provide insight into the BP fuels value chain.

Ron will focus in on refinery safety excellence and risk management whilst giving insight into BP’s flagship technologies and approach to corrosion management.

During the webcast, Ron will give an introduction to himself, touching on his professional background and his career to date.

register:WEBCAST


Careers at TOTAL

Careers at TOTAL - Videos

More than 600 job openings are now online, watch videos and learn more!

 

Click Here to Watch

Other Oil & Gas Industry Jobs

Search More Job Listings >>
Stay Connected