1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015

General Interest 2005 P2

  • 09/23/2005 -- MARKET WATCH
    Storm worries push up natural gas, product prices

    Crude futures prices fell, but natural gas and product prices continued to climb Sept. 22 as a slightly weakened Hurricane Rita neared the upper Texas coast.
  • 09/21/2005 -- MARKET WATCH
    Energy prices fall as OPEC pledges spare capacity

    Energy prices retreated Sept. 20 but kept most of the gains from record spikes in the previous session as the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries promised, if necessary, to release its remaining 2 million b/d of spare production capacity for a period of 3 months, starting Oct. 1.
  • 09/16/2005 -- Class-action suit blames energy firms for Katrina's damage
    Five Louisiana residents filed a class-action lawsuit against 10 major producer and pipeline companies, claiming damage inflicted by those firms on the coastal marshes of south Louisiana was a cause of "all, or almost all, of the loss of life and destruction of property that resulted from Hurricane Katrina."
  • 09/14/2005 -- Potential Gas Committee pegs US resource at 1,308 tcf
    Total US natural gas resources at yearend 2004 amounted to 1,308 tcf, the Potential Gas Committee said in its latest biennial report.
  • 09/13/2005 -- Montana governor campaigns for fuels from coal
    Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer is urging executives from oil companies and technology companies to finance Fischer-Tropsch (FT) projects that would convert coal into gasoline and diesel.
  • 09/12/2005 -- MARKET WATCH
    Energy prices continue to slip

    Energy prices slipped Sept. 9 as Gulf Coast oil and natural gas operations continued to recover from Hurricane Katrina amid projections that energy demand had weakened because of damage to factories and businesses in the storm area.
  • 09/02/2005 -- MARKET WATCH
    Energy prices rebound; IEA releases crude

    Energy prices rebounded Sept. 1 as a storm-battered US Gulf Coast oil and gas industry struggled to resume operatations.
  • 09/09/2005 -- Furbacher promoted to Dynegy president, COO
    Dynegy Inc., Houston, has promoted Stephen A. Furbacher to president and chief operating officer.
  • 09/12/2005 -- Mariner Energy to buy Forest's offshore assets
    Forest Oil Corp., Denver, is spinning off its Gulf of Mexico assets into a Forest stockholder-owned company, Spinco, which in turn is being acquired by Mariner Energy Inc., Houston, in a stock-for-stock transaction.
  • 09/01/2005 -- DTE Energy unit buys Barnett shale assets
    A subsidiary of DTE Energy Co., Detroit, acquired leasehold mineral rights and 40 producing gas wells on 18,000 acres in the Barnett shale in Jack County, Tex.
  • 08/26/2005 -- Kinder Morgan to appeal parts of DOT order
    The US Department of Transportation ordered Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP to address potential "integrity threats" along the Houston company's Pacific system following a series of accidents.
  • 08/16/2005 -- Kinder Morgan expanding Texas intrastate gas pipeline
    Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP, Houston, plans to expand its intrastate natural gas pipeline system into the Permian basin by converting 254 miles of previously acquired crude oil pipeline into natural gas transportation.
  • 08/02/2005 -- Kinder Morgan to buy Terasen in $5.6 billion deal
    Kinder Morgan Inc. (KMI), Houston, will acquire Terasen Inc., Vancouver, BC, in a $5.6 billion deal creating a combined system of 40,000 miles of natural gas and oil pipelines in Canada and the US with potential for expansion based on production from Alberta's oil sands.
  • 08/29/2005 -- MARKET WATCH
    Energy prices seesaw as Katrina fools markets

    Energy prices shot to new highs in early trading Aug. 29 after Katrina, a category 4 hurricane, ripped through the oil and natural gas producing area of the central Gulf of Mexico and came ashore before dawn east of New Orleans.
  • 08/23/2005 -- MARKET WATCH
    Storms drive up natural gas futures price

    Storm activity in the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean helped push up US natural gas prices on Aug. 22.
  • 08/10/2005 -- SEC upgrades Equatorial Guinea payments inquiry
    The US Securities and Exchange Commission apparently has upgraded its 2004 probe of US oil and gas producers' payments to the government of Equatorial Guinea to a formal investigation from an informal inquiry.
  • 08/02/2005 -- CNOOC withdraws bid for Unocal, citing politics
    CNOOC has withdrawn its offer for Unocal Corp., citing politics as the reason for ending a bidding contest between itself and Chevron Corp. Unocal shareholders are to vote on Chevron's offer Aug. 10.
  • 08/01/2005 -- MARKET WATCH
    Fahd's death raises crude futures prices

    Crude futures prices climbed above $61/bbl in early trading on the New York market following the death of Saudi Arabia's King Fahd bin Abdul Aziz on Aug. 1.
  • 08/18/2005 -- International PetroReal retains Nelson as consultant
    International PetroReal Oil Corp., Vancouver, BC, retained D.O. "Swede" Nelson as an energy-petroleum industry consultant.
  • 08/10/2005 -- W&T Offshore reports executive promotions
    W&T Offshore Inc. reported the promotions over several employees.
Related Articles

Coast Guard cadets summoned to battle climatological foe

05/22/2015 Confusion evident in President Barack Obama’s commencement address at the Coast Guard Academy raises a question bearing on American foreign policy:...

FWS mulling steps to curb migratory bird deaths at oil and gas sites

05/22/2015 The US Fish & Wildlife Service intends to prepare a programmatic environmental impact statement to evaluate possible steps for reducing acciden...

BHI: US rig count decline continues to slow, now down 3 to 885

05/22/2015 The decline in the US drilling rig count continued to slow again during the week ended May 22, according to Baker Hughes Inc. The total count was o...

MARKET WATCH: NYMEX crude oil prices top $60/bbl

05/22/2015 Crude oil prices for front-month delivery climbed back above $60/bbl on May 21 on the New York market while July crude oil prices on the London mar...

QCLNG begins commercial operations, gets CNOOC pipeline sale approval

05/22/2015 BG Group subsidiary QGC has taken operational control of Train 1 at its Queensland Curtis LNG (QCLNG) plant from Bechtel Australia, which built it....

La Jolla Conference: Industry panel bullish on oil prices, but sees more suffering to come

05/22/2015 Crude oil prices are still about half their value compared with a year ago, but the now prolonged slump is unfolding such that another rise could b...

BLM seeks comments on Rosewood’s proposed Atchee area project in Utah

05/22/2015 The US Bureau of Land Management is seeking public comments on Rosewood Resources Inc.’s proposal to develop an oil and natural gas field in the At...

API: US petroleum demand slightly up in April

05/22/2015 According to data from the American Petroleum Institute, total US petroleum deliveries, a measure of demand, gained 0.7% in April from the same per...

Alfa, Harbour Energy to acquire Pacific Rubiales for $1.7 billion

05/21/2015 Mexican multinational conglomerate Alfa SAB de CV and British energy firm Harbour Energy Ltd. have collaborated to acquire the stock of Pacific Rub...
White Papers

Pipeline Integrity: Best Practices to Prevent, Detect, and Mitigate Commodity Releases

Commodity releases can have catastrophic consequences, so ensuring pipeline integrity is crucial for p...
Sponsored by

AVEVA’s Digital Asset Approach - Defining a new era of collaboration in capital projects and asset operations

There is constant, intensive change in the capital projects and asset life cycle management. New chall...
Sponsored by

Transforming the Oil and Gas Industry with EPPM

With budgets in the billions, timelines spanning years, and life cycles extending over decades, oil an...
Sponsored by

Asset Decommissioning in Oil & Gas: Transforming Business

Asset intensive organizations like Oil and Gas have their own industry specific challenges when it com...
Sponsored by

Squeezing the Green: How to Cut Petroleum Downstream Costs and Optimize Processing Efficiencies with Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Solutions

As the downstream petroleum industry grapples with change in every sector and at every level, includin...
Sponsored by

7 Steps to Improve Oil & Gas Asset Decommissioning

Global competition and volatile markets are creating a challenging business climate for project based ...
Sponsored by

The impact of aging infrastructure in process manufacturing industries

Process manufacturing companies in the oil and gas, utilities, chemicals and natural resource industri...
Sponsored by

What is System Level Thermo-Fluid Analysis?

This paper will explain some of the fundamentals of System Level Thermo-Fluid Analysis and demonstrate...
Available Webcasts

On Demand

The Future of US Refining

Fri, Feb 6, 2015

Oil & Gas Journal’s Feb. 6, 2015, webcast will focus on the future of US refining as various forces this year conspire to pull the industry in different directions. Lower oil prices generally reduce feedstock costs, but they have also lowered refiners’ returns, as 2015 begins with refined products priced at lows not seen in years. If lower per-barrel crude prices dampen production of lighter crudes among shale plays, what will happen to refiners’ plans to export more barrels of lighter crudes? And as always, refiners will be affected by government regulations, particularly those that suppress demand, increase costs, or limit access to markets or supply.

register:WEBCAST


Oil & Gas Journal’s Forecast & Review/Worldwide Pipeline Construction 2015

Fri, Jan 30, 2015

The  Forecast & Review/Worldwide Pipeline Construction 2015 Webcast will address Oil & Gas Journal’s outlooks for the oil market and pipeline construction in a year of turbulence. Based on two annual special reports, the webcast will be presented by OGJ Editor Bob Tippee and OGJ Managing Editor-Technology Chris Smith.
The Forecast & Review portion of the webcast will identify forces underlying the collapse in crude oil prices and assess prospects for changes essential to recovery—all in the context of geopolitical pressures buffeting the market.

register:WEBCAST


Optimizing your asset management practices to mitigate the effects of a down market

Thu, Dec 11, 2014

The oil and gas market is in constant flux, and as the price of BOE (Barrel of Oil Equivalent) goes down it is increasingly important to optimize your asset management strategy to stay afloat.  Attend this webinar to learn how developing a solid asset management plan can help your company mitigate costs in any market.

register:WEBCAST


Fleet Intelligence: How oil and gas firms can use telematics to reduce high severity losses and incur cost savings through better fleet management

Thu, Mar 31, 2011

In this hour-long program, oil and gas risk managers will learn how to employ telematics to help mitigate large, potentially catastrophic losses and improve the safety of their fleets.

register:WEBCAST


Emerson Micro Motion Videos

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