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DEEPWATER GULF DECOMMISSIONING–4 (Conclusion): Pace of decommissioning to accelerate over next decade

May 5, 2014 This final installment of our four-part series examining end-of-life production in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico (GOM) applies three forecast models to infer expected short, medium, and long-term de...

Global oil production up in 2012 as reserves estimates rise again

Dec 3, 2012

Global production and reserves of crude oil and lease condensate both increased in 2012, according to Oil & Gas Journal's annual Worldwide Production report.

Industry lobby group sees declining government revenue in UK tax hike

Aug 1, 2011 The UK oil and gas industry supports hundreds of thousands of jobs across the UK, invests more than any other sector of British industry, and supplies the majority of the nation's energy needs.

Hydraulic fracturing: protecting against legal and regulatory risk

Aug 1, 2011 Newspaper articles and television reports make hydraulic fracturing appear to be a new technology that pollutes drinking water, causes flames to leap from kitchen faucets, and constitutes the next ...

CERI: Costs up for oil sands production

Jul 23, 2014 The costs of producing bitumen and synthetic crude in the Albertan oil sands have increased over the past year, says the Canadian Energy Research Institute in an annual report that projects steady ...

AER responds to reports on cause of Primrose bitumen leaks

Jul 22, 2014 The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) said on July 22 that it agrees with the assessment that the steaming strategy and wellbore issues were the main contributing factors to last year’s bitumen flow-t...

DOE wants to mobilize subsurface engineering R&D efforts

Jul 22, 2014 The US Department of Energy wants to mobilize federal government, oil and gas industry, university, and other research to address subsurface engineering challenges, particularly controlling fractur...

Operators, FMC team up to develop subsea production equipment

Jul 22, 2014 Anadarko Petroleum Corp., BP PLC, ConocoPhillips, and Royal Dutch Shell PLC have signed an agreement with FMC Technologies Inc. to jointly develop next-generation standardized subsea production equ...

Statoil resumes oil, gas production from Njord A platform

Jul 21, 2014

Statoil ASA reported the restart of oil and gas production July 19 from the Njord A platform in the Norwegian Sea. Production had been shut for maintenance for nearly a year.

Sembawang to convert VLCCs to Kaombo FPSOs

Jul 21, 2014 Sembawang Shipyard, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sembcorp Marine, Singapore, will convert two very large crude carriers into floating production, storage, and offloading vessels for the deepwater K...

DEEPWATER GULF DECOMMISSIONING–4 (Conclusion): Pace of decommissioning to accelerate over next decade

May 5, 2014 This final installment of our four-part series examining end-of-life production in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico (GOM) applies three forecast models to infer expected short, medium, and long-term de...

Global oil production up in 2012 as reserves estimates rise again

Dec 3, 2012

Global production and reserves of crude oil and lease condensate both increased in 2012, according to Oil & Gas Journal's annual Worldwide Production report.

Industry lobby group sees declining government revenue in UK tax hike

Aug 1, 2011 The UK oil and gas industry supports hundreds of thousands of jobs across the UK, invests more than any other sector of British industry, and supplies the majority of the nation's energy needs.

Hydraulic fracturing: protecting against legal and regulatory risk

Aug 1, 2011 Newspaper articles and television reports make hydraulic fracturing appear to be a new technology that pollutes drinking water, causes flames to leap from kitchen faucets, and constitutes the next ...

CERI: Costs up for oil sands production

Jul 23, 2014 The costs of producing bitumen and synthetic crude in the Albertan oil sands have increased over the past year, says the Canadian Energy Research Institute in an annual report that projects steady ...

AER responds to reports on cause of Primrose bitumen leaks

Jul 22, 2014 The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) said on July 22 that it agrees with the assessment that the steaming strategy and wellbore issues were the main contributing factors to last year’s bitumen flow-t...

DOE wants to mobilize subsurface engineering R&D efforts

Jul 22, 2014 The US Department of Energy wants to mobilize federal government, oil and gas industry, university, and other research to address subsurface engineering challenges, particularly controlling fractur...

Operators, FMC team up to develop subsea production equipment

Jul 22, 2014 Anadarko Petroleum Corp., BP PLC, ConocoPhillips, and Royal Dutch Shell PLC have signed an agreement with FMC Technologies Inc. to jointly develop next-generation standardized subsea production equ...

Statoil resumes oil, gas production from Njord A platform

Jul 21, 2014

Statoil ASA reported the restart of oil and gas production July 19 from the Njord A platform in the Norwegian Sea. Production had been shut for maintenance for nearly a year.

Sembawang to convert VLCCs to Kaombo FPSOs

Jul 21, 2014 Sembawang Shipyard, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sembcorp Marine, Singapore, will convert two very large crude carriers into floating production, storage, and offloading vessels for the deepwater K...

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