More Production Operations News

Oil sands ramp-up boosts Cenovus second quarter

Aug 5, 2013

Cenovus Energy Inc., Calgary, said it has achieved first heavy oil production last week from Phase E at its Christina Lake thermal project in Alberta and that the company's overall oil sands production climbed 17% in the second quarter.

Cenovus seeks oil sands project expansion

Aug 2, 2013

Cenovus FCCL Ltd. has filed applications for Phase J expansion at its Foster Creek thermal oil sands project 90 km north of Cold Lake, Alta.

AER: Primrose release totals 6,670 bbl

Aug 2, 2013

The amount of bitumen released to surface from four locations at Canadian Natural Resources Ltd.’s Primrose South and East thermal projects totaled 6,670 bbl as of Aug. 2, Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) reported (OGJ Online, July 18, 2013).

Ultra taps gas, condensate in Wyoming, Pennsylvania

Aug 2, 2013

Ultra Petroleum Corp., Houston, said it produced 56.6 bcf of natural gas and 299,100 bbl of condensate in Wyoming and Pennsylvania in the quarter ended June 30.

Horizontal well lifts UK North Sea Bacchus to 17,600 b/d

Aug 1, 2013

The Bacchus B-1 horizontal development well, third well in Bacchus field in the UK North Sea, has pushed field production past 17,600 b/d of oil, more than double the year-ago rate (OGJ Online, Aug. 2, 2012), said operator Apache Corp.

Aurora reports Eagle Ford results with Marathon

Jul 31, 2013

Aurora Oil & Gas Ltd., Perth, noting that the Texas Railroad Commission reported an April 2013 oil production rate of 546,000 b/d from the Eagle Ford shale, reported its own operational progress in South Texas in conjunction with a unit of Marathon Oil Corp. as operator.

WoodMac: US unconventional plays will help reduce imports from abroad

Jul 31, 2013

Unconventional oil and gas plays will continue to drive US and Canadian production for years, with the Bakken formation in North Dakota and Montana along with the South Texas Eagle Ford shale play accounting for much of the tight oil production increase, said analysts with Wood Mackenzie Ltd.

RIL, ONGC eye facilities-sharing off India

Jul 30, 2013

Privately owned Reliance Industries Ltd. and state-owned Oil & Natural Gas Corp. have signed a memorandum of understanding to explore sharing by ONGC of RIL’s production facilities offshore eastern India.

Gas output builds in southern Pennsylvania-West Virginia

Jul 30, 2013

Southern Pennsylvania and adjacent West Virginia counties have sustained a notable increase in natural gas production since early 2012, said the US Energy Information Administration.

Alberta cancels leases near Fort McMurray

Jul 30, 2013

To make room for urban development stimulated by oil sands development, the government of Alberta is cancelling 32 oil sands leases held by 10 companies around crowded Fort McMurray.

Madalena updates exploration on three Neuquen blocks

Jul 30, 2013

Madalena Ventures Inc., Calgary, has provided an update of activity aimed at unconventional and tight formations on blocks in which it holds interests in the Neuquen basin of Argentina.

Gulf of Mexico rig fire wanes; relief well still option

Jul 26, 2013

The flow of natural gas under pressure from a gas well on South Timbalier Block 220 in the Gulf of Mexico remained stopped, and a fire on a jack up rig has decreased to a small flame, the US Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement said July 26, adding a relief well still might be drilled.

Oil sands ramp-up boosts Cenovus second quarter

Jul 24, 2013

Cenovus Energy Inc., Calgary, said it has achieved first heavy oil production last week from Phase E at its Christina Lake thermal project in Alberta and that the company’s overall oil sands production climbed 17% in the second quarter.

Goodrich Petroleum to buy more Tuscaloosa marine shale assets

Jul 23, 2013

Goodrich Petroleum Corp. agreed to pay $26.7 million for a 66.7% working interest in producing assets in the Tuscaloosa marine shale in Louisiana.

Shell lets FPSO contract for Stones project

Jul 23, 2013

Shell Offshore Inc. let a contract to SBM Offshore for the supply and lease of a floating production, storage, and offloading vessel for its Stones field development project in the Gulf of Mexico.

Market Connection

Proco

Expansion Joints and Check Valves

Proco Products, Inc. is a global leader in the design and supply of piping/ducting system expansion joints and rubber check valves. We offer the mo...
Refinery Units and Equipment for Sale (PA). Pictured: LSG: Gasoline Desulfurizer, 65,000 BPD.

Refinery Units and Equipment for Sale (PA)

Refinery Units and Equipment for Sale (PA). Pictured: LSG: Gasoline Desulfurizer, 65,000 BPD.

Welded

Contact Us for YOUR Next Pipeline Construction Project

We are a mainline contractor capable of installing pipeline projects ranging up to 48” anywhere within the United States. We give our clients a bal...
Journyx

Get Accurate Real-Time Costs

Get accurate real-time costs: Project time, well expenses, mobile or web.


superiorglove

Engineered Hand Protection

Superior Glove Works: Engineered hand protection for every industry. See what zero injuries feels like. Get a sample and watch injuries disappear.

Oil & Gas Conferences

  • List View
Event Title Date Type

Offshore Middle East Conference & Exhibition

January 26, 2015
Stay Connected