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

Transportation 2008 P

  • Thu Sep 04 16:09:00 CDT 2008 -- Indonesia, Inpex hold talks on LNG terminal construction
    Indonesia is in talks with Inpex Holdings aimed at having the firm construct the world's first offshore LNG terminal as part of its development of the Masela offshore gas field in the Timor Sea.
  • Fri Sep 05 17:09:00 CDT 2008 -- France studies options for LNG terminal regulation
    France's Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE) has set a Sept. 13, 2008, deadline for energy players to complete a consultation to gauge the importance of LNG terminals in France's natural gas system and determine how they should be regulated.
  • Mon Sep 08 15:09:00 CDT 2008 -- Shell approved to gather associated gas in Basra
    The Iraqi government has approved Shell's Iraq Gas Master Plan, paving the way for the firm to invest $3-4 billion to gather 500-600 MMcfd of associated natural gas in the southern part of the country.
  • Wed Sep 10 15:09:00 CDT 2008 -- Ex-KBR official pleads guilty to bribery charge
    A former official of KBR Inc. pleaded guilty Sept. 3 to federal charges that he participated in a scheme to bribe Nigerian officials over a 10-year period, the US DOJ and the SEC jointly reported.
  • Fri Sep 12 13:09:00 CDT 2008 -- CLP Holdings ponders LNG plant on Chinese mainland
    Hong Kong utility CLP Holdings has decided against constructing an LNG regasification plant on South Soko Island in Hong Kong, but said it might consider a similar project on the Chinese mainland.
  • Fri Sep 12 15:09:00 CDT 2008 -- Bolivia gas line blown up by antigovernment protesters
    Bolivia said a natural gas pipeline was blown up in a "terrorist attack" carried out on Sept. 11 by antigovernment protesters, causing a reported 10% cut in the export of natural gas to Argentina and Brazil.
  • Fri Sep 12 15:09:00 CDT 2008 -- Total to participate in Futurol project
    Total SA said it will participate in Futurol, an ethanol research and development project with a €74 million estimated budget.
  • Tue Sep 16 13:09:00 CDT 2008 -- Iraq resumes oil exports following storm
    Iraq has resumed oil exports following a storm that shut in the southern port of Basra and the completion of repairs to the bomb-damaged northern pipeline that carries oil from the northern Kirkuk fields to the Turkish Mediterranean port of Ceyhan.
  • Wed Sep 17 12:09:00 CDT 2008 -- Gulf of Aden attacks increase; US to set up patrol
    A Japanese oil tanker, flying under the flag of Panama, has evaded a pirate attack off Somalia in the northern Gulf of Aden, maritime sources reported.
  • Fri Sep 19 11:09:00 CDT 2008 -- NEB gives nod to Repsol Energy to import LNG
    Canada's National Energy Board approved Repsol Energy Canada Ltd.'s application for a long-term license to import LNG.
  • Fri Sep 19 16:09:00 CDT 2008 -- Japanese firms weigh plans for PDVSA-led LNG project
    Mitsubishi Corp., Mitsui & Co., and Itochu Corp. are said to be weighing plans to participate in a ¥1 trillion LNG project led by state oil firm Petroleos de Venezuela SA (PDVSA).
  • Fri Sep 19 16:09:00 CDT 2008 -- Indonesia's PLN, Pertamina to build LNG terminal
    Indonesia's state-owned PT Perusahaan Listrik Negara plans to cooperate with state oil company PT Pertamina and state-controlled gas utility PT Perusahaan Gas Negara to build a $500 million gas-receiving terminal.
  • Sun Sep 21 08:09:00 CDT 2008 -- Australian LNG industry calls for special treatment
    Australia's $20 billion (Aus.) LNG industry has lobbied the federal government to create a category labelled 'Clean Global Contributors' in its proposed emissions trading scheme.
  • Mon Sep 22 11:09:00 CDT 2008 -- FERC approves Oregon Columbia River LNG project
    The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Sept. 18 approved the first new LNG terminal and related send-out pipeline in the Pacific Northwest after a 3½-year review.
  • Mon Sep 22 16:09:00 CDT 2008 -- Iraq, Shell sign multibillion dollar gas deal
    Iraq has signed a multibillion dollar natural gas deal with Shell, the second major energy deal agreed with a foreign firm since the US-led invasion in 2003.
  • Mon Sep 22 16:09:00 CDT 2008 -- BTC oil line transporting less due to gas leak
    The BP PLC-led Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) pipeline is transporting less oil because of a gas leak on Sept. 17 that has that cut output from fields in the Caspian Sea.
  • Mon Sep 22 16:09:00 CDT 2008 -- Chinese negotiate for ESPO Daqing oil spur
    Russia's Energy Minister Sergei Shmatko said a decision to lay a China-bound spur from the East Siberia-Pacific Ocean (ESPO) pipeline is to be made shortly.
  • Mon Sep 22 16:09:00 CDT 2008 -- Cuba Petroleo, PDVSA to reactivate Cuban pipeline
    Cuba and Venezuela are considering the reactivation of a 189-km pipeline linking Cuba's northern and southern coasts, making it easier to distribute oil from their jointly operated refinery in the city of Cienfuegos.
  • Thu Sep 25 18:09:00 CDT 2008 -- StatoilHydro hastens Kvitebjorn pipeline repairs
    StatoilHydro will repair the Kvitebjorn rich gas pipeline in the Norwegian North Sea sooner than originally planned. It will perform the work in first-quarter 2009 instead of next summer.
  • Fri Sep 26 00:09:00 CDT 2008 -- FERC approves LNG project on Columbia River after 3.5-year review
    The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Sept. 18 approved the first new liquefied natural gas terminal and related send-out pipeline in the Pacific Northwest after a 3.5-year review.

Related Articles

DOS gives federal agencies more time for Keystone XL comments

04/19/2014 Eight federal agencies preparing comments on the proposed Keystone XL crude oil pipeline project’s cross-border permit received additional time, th...

A moralist’s energy transition: from security to climate

04/17/2014

From a master of high-minded muddle-headedness on energy comes, well, more high-minded muddle-headedness on energy.

LyondellBasell ends talks to sell French refinery

04/17/2014 LyondellBasell has ceased discussions with Sotragem SA, Monaco, for the sale of its shuttered 105,000-b/d Berre refinery in France to Sotragem SAM.

Baker Hughes: US drilling rig count holds steady at 1,831

04/17/2014 The US drilling rig count was unchanged from a week ago at 1,831 rigs working during the shortened holiday week that ended Apr. 17, Baker Hughes In...

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