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

Drilling Production 2012 P4

  • 02/01/2012 -- Tecpetrol group to operate northern Ecuador fields
    Petroecuador has awarded a joint venture led by Tecpetrol International SA an incremental production contract covering Libertador and Atacapi mature fields in northern Ecuador.
  • 02/01/2012 -- Grizzly to buy, develop oil sands acreage
    Grizzly Oil Sands UIC has agreed to buy Petrobank Energy & Resources Ltd.’s May River oil sands acreage in northern Alberta and plans to develop it with modular steam-assisted gravity drainage technology.
  • 02/01/2012 -- FPSO begins well test offshore Brazil
    The OSX-1 floating production, storage, and offloading vessel has begun production in an extended well test by OGX Petroleo e Gas Participacoes SA in the Waimea area of the Campos basin offshore Brazil (OGJ Online, June 21, 2011).
  • 02/02/2012 -- MEG Energy's Christina Lake reserves up 17%
    MEG Energy, Calgary, said an independent analysis boosted its proved reserves of bitumen in the Christina Lake area of Alberta’s southern Athabasca region by 17% last year to 708 million bbl.
  • 02/02/2012 -- ExxonMobil licenses oil sands steam system
    ExxonMobil Upstream Research Co. has award the first license for a patented steam injection system in use in the Cold Lake oil sands project in Alberta to Baker Hughes.
  • 02/02/2012 -- Lower Cook Inlet Cosmopolitan leases being acquired
    Buccaneer Energy Ltd., Sydney, will acquire a 25% operated  working interest in the two main productive leases in the former Cosmopolitan Unit in Alaska’s Lower Cook Inlet from Pioneer Natural Resources Alaska Inc.
  • 02/03/2012 -- Tanzania Mnazi Bay hunt seeks larger gas supply
    Maurel & Prom, Paris, has spudded the Ziwani-1 onshore exploratory well on the 756 sq km Mnazi Bay concession in the Rovuma basin in coastal Tanzania.
  • 02/03/2012 -- US drilling rig count falls 11 units
    US oil and gas drilling rig activity this week fell by 11 units to 1,997 total rigs working. The rig count for the week ended Feb. 3 was up by 258 rigs from the comparable period a year ago, Baker Hughes Inc. reported.
  • 02/06/2012 -- Richardson proposes West Bison Basin waterflood
    The US Bureau of Land Management is seeking public comments on a proposed waterflood program in the Jurassic Nugget formation and new oil and gas wells on public land in Fremont County, Wyo., 20 miles south of Sweetwater Station, BLM’s Lander, Wyo., field office said on Feb. 3.
  • 02/06/2012 -- PetroChina to buy 20% of Shell's Canadian shale gas assets
    PetroChina, a unit of China National Petroleum Corp., has signed a binding agreement to purchase a 20% stake in Royal Dutch Shell PLC’s Groundbirch assets in northeastern British Columbia.

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

Smarter Infrastructure for Oil and Gas

Wed, Jun 19, 2013

In this webinar we'll discover how Smarter Infrastructure from IBM can help oil and gas production, pipeline and storage teams.  Learn how you can reduce response time from your existing sensors to seconds, and provide valuable intelligence to your enterprise.

register:WEBCAST


It’s just another well?

Tue, Nov 1, 2011

Though unconventional plays are rich in resources and high in economic potential, many challenges can be associated with the development of these fields. Have you experienced the challenges of tight project economics, significant geologic uncertainty, large engineering initiatives, multiple wells, rapid decline rates, high service intensity and costs?

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


Integrated Operations & Maintenance: A Step Change to Improve Productivity & Mitigate Operational Risk

Wed, Mar 16, 2011

West Engineering Services and IBM will discuss how the oil & gas companies are driving toward both greater productivity and reduced risk through new integrated operation approaches.  These companies are deploying new processes and better leveraging technology to achieve these dual goals.

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