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New analytics, modeling improve subsalt drilling safety

Mar 2, 2015

Analytical models driven by advanced computing capacity and by numerical and physical models improve safety while drilling ultradeepwater subsalt basins.

BHI: Down 13 units, US oil rig count falls for first time in 7 weeks

Sep 4, 2015

The overall US drilling rig count’s 13-unit drop during the week ended Sept. 4 entirely comprised oil-directed, land-based units, according to data from Baker Hughes Inc.

UK approves $4.5-billion Culzean development in North Sea

Aug 31, 2015

The UK Oil & Gas Authority has greenlighted development of high-pressure, high-temperature (HPHT) Culzean field in the central North Sea.

US rig count down 8 units, ‘ugly’ next 12 months expected

Aug 28, 2015 After several weeks in which the overall US drilling rig count steadily climbed, the week ended Aug. 28 marked its largest loss since early June, dropping 8 units to 877 rigs working, according to ...

WoodMac: Eagle Ford production sees growth, despite slowdown

Aug 26, 2015 Eagle Ford wells brought online are expected to fall to around 2,700 from 4,000 in 2014, according to analyst group Wood Mackenzie Ltd. The company’s most recent analysis cites that production grow...

Maersk Oil lets contract for Culzean field work

Aug 25, 2015

Maersk Oil North Sea UK Ltd. has let a contract to Tenaris for work relating to the Culzean field development project in the UK North Sea.

BHI: US oil-directed rig count rises for fifth straight week

Aug 21, 2015 The overall US drilling rig count edged up 1 unit to 885 rigs working during the week ended Aug. 21, according to data from Baker Hughes Inc. The oil-directed count increased for the fifth straight...

API: US petroleum demand up in July

Aug 21, 2015 Total petroleum deliveries, a measure of demand, rose 2.2% from July 2014 to average nearly 19.6 million b/d last month, according to the American Petroleum Institute’s most recent Monthly Statisti...

Statoil: Ministry approves PDO for first phase of Johan Sverdrup

Aug 21, 2015

Statoil ASA reported the plan for development and operation (PDO) for Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea has been approved by Norway’s Ministry of Petroleum and Energy.

Drilling under way on first NPR-A oil development

Aug 20, 2015

ConocoPhillips has started drilling on the first oil development in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska (NPR-A).

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US Midstream at a Crossroads

Oil & Gas Journal’s Mar. 6, 2015, webcast will focus on US midstream companies at an inflection point in their development in response to more ...
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