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Tui field partners consider FPSO expansion

Dec 15, 2008 Partners in the development of Tui oil field off New Zealand, led by Sydney-based Australian Worldwide Exploration, are considering an expansion of the fluid handling capacity of the Umuroa FPSO to 180,000 b/d.

Alaska, Flint Hills ponder North Pole refinery's fate

Dec 15, 2008 Alaska's state government and Flint Hill Resources will begin a joint effort to position the company's refinery at North Pole for long-term success, Gov. Sarah H. Palin announced on Dec. 10.

FERC issues final EIS for LNG project near Baltimore

Dec 15, 2008 The US Federal Energy Regulatory The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission identified additional adverse environmental impacts as it issued a final environmental impact statement (EIS) on Dec. 5 for a proposed LNG project outside Baltimore.

Watching the World: White Nile raises the white flag

Dec 15, 2008 Oil-gas explorer White Nile Ltd. recently raised the white flag in Sudan, saying it plans a change of mission and will now invest in African agriculture.

EA report outlines issues with Iraqi energy security, fragile systems

Dec 15, 2008 While Iraq’s oil industry will continue to face problems with security in 2009, the country’s crumbling production and pipeline systems are more likely to disrupt crude exports, according to a report by London-based Exclusive Analysis (EA).

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Aboveground constraints may limit Mexico’s oil production

Dec 15, 2008 The irreversible decline of Mexico’s Cantarell field has been the subject of steady discussion in the industry.

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Soku plant attacked; NLNG declares force majeure

Dec 12, 2008 Nigeria LNG (NLNG) has declared force majeure on its LNG exports following attacks on the Shell Petroleum Development Co.-operated Soku gas feed plant in Rivers State.

Thailand to have LNG terminal operational in 2011

Dec 12, 2008 Thailand is on track to complete its 5 million tonne/year LNG terminal at Rayong by 2011, according to a senior official from state-owned oil firm PTT Public Co. Ltd.

India's LNG market softening due to supply shortages

Dec 12, 2008 India's Petronet LNG has advised the government not to rely on LNG to meet India's energy requirements in the short and medium term because of supply uncertainties.

Dunlop settles US charges in alleged marine hose price conspiracy

Dec 12, 2008 A British marine hose manufacturer agreed to plead guilty and pay $4.54 million in criminal fines for its part in a price-fixing conspiracy involving marine hose used to transfer oil between tankers and storage facilities, the US Department of Justice announced on Dec. 1.

Report outlines issues with Iraqi energy security, systems

Dec 9, 2008 While Iraq's oil industry will continue to face problems with security in 2009, the country's crumbling infrastructure is more likely to disrupt its crude exports, according to a report by the London-based Exclusive Analysis.

PetroSA awards contract for South African refinery

Dec 8, 2008 PetroSA has let a feasibility and front-end engineering and design contract to KBR for its 400,000 b/d refinery in the Coega industrial development zone outside Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

FERC issues final EIS for LNG project near Baltimore

Dec 8, 2008 The US FERC identified additional adverse environmental impacts as it issued a final environmental impact statement on Dec. 5 for a proposed LNG project outside Baltimore.

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