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Burullus awards subsea development contract for Egypt's Simian-Sienna fields

Jul 8, 2003 Burullus Gas Co. has awarded a $300 million contract to Technip-Coflexip for the subsea development of Burullus's Simian-Sienna natural gas fields off Egypt.

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Jul 14, 2003 Gasoline futures prices hit a 100-day high on the New York Mercantile Exchange in the middle of last week, propelled by refinery problems in Texas and California and by fears that Tropical Storm Claudette might strike the US Gulf Coast as a possible hurricane some time this week.

Ramco Energy expects Seven Heads to deliver natural gas early in fourth quarter

Jul 22, 2003 Ramco Energy PLC, London, has drilled five wells of a six-well program in its Seven Heads gas field in the Celtic Sea and expects first gas early in the fourth quarter.

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Jul 28, 2003 Energy futures prices plummeted July 22 on the New York Mercantile Exchange, with natural gas hitting a 7-month low of $4.87/Mcf as a tropical storm dissipated in the Caribbean.

Heavy hydrocarbons playing key role in peak-oil debate, future energy supply

Jul 28, 2003 Increasing production of unconventional oil could be crucial for meeting future global oil demand.

Shell starts oil production off Brazil

Aug 15, 2003 Royal Dutch/Shell Group reported production start-up from the Bijupirá and Salema fields, in the Campos basin, 120 km off Rio de Janeiro state. The project is a joint venture of Shell Brasil Ltda., operator with 80% interest, and state-owned oil company Petróleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) 20%.

Hook hangers provide flexible reentry options, reduce multilateral risks

Aug 25, 2003 Various applications in diverse regions of the world show the reentry flexibility and reduced completion risk of "hook hanger" junctions for completing Technical Advancement for Multilaterals (TAML) Level 3, 4, and 5 wells.

Flexible manufacturing techniques make ultradeep water attractive to independents

Aug 25, 2003 The increase in risk and capex required to exploit new gas and oil reserves in ultradeepwater areas is driving the offshore energy industry to adopt lean management tools and techniques.

Santos boosting Stag oil field stake by acquiring Globex Far East

Aug 26, 2003 Australian Santos Ltd. announced plans to buy the Houston-based Marathon Oil Co.'s unit Globex Far East Pty. Ltd. for $15.8 million.


Sep 15, 2003 Here's the PX3400 Series pressure transducer, an instrument the company says is particularly useful in deep-well tools.

Unocal plans to double Thailand oil production

Sep 16, 2003 Unocal Corp. said its Unocal Thailand Ltd. subsidiary is seeking Thailand government approval to begin Phase II of its Thailand oil development, which would double current gross oil production from Yala and Plamuk fields in the Gulf of Thailand.

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Sep 22, 2003 Industry oil stocks in countries of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development grew 1 million b/d in July, according to the latest report from the International Energy Agency. As these stocks moved to 79.5 million bbl below 2002 levels, forward demand cover was little changed at 53 days, 2 days below last year's level. OECD crude inventories rose despite a fall in such North American supplies, but distillate fuel stocks across the OECD continued to build seasonally during July.

Study estimates Gulf of Mexico decommissioning costs

Oct 6, 2003 A study has established decommissioning costs of Gulf of Mexico oil and gas production structures according to the stage of activity and was the first empirical analysis to construct the cost based on actual data.

Burullus taps Intec for Simian, Sienna, Sapphire development services off Egypt

Oct 14, 2003 Burullus Gas Co., has selected Intec Engineering (UK) Ltd., Woking, UK, to serve as an integral member of its Burullus Gas Project Management Team (PMT) providing engineering services during the development of deepwater Simian-Sienna and Sapphire gas fields off Egypt. Intec performed the front-end engineering design for Simian-Sienna, completing it in July 2002.

R&D programs yield advances in drilling technologies

Nov 10, 2003 Applied technology projects sponsored by government, academia, and industry offer improved tools and techniques for drilling.

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