OGJ ED&P - Jun 13th, 2023
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June 13, 2023

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ConocoPhillips Alaska will tie back the Nuna project from the 3T drillsite to the operator's existing Kuparuk River Unit (KRU) processing infrastructure in Alaska.
Shell plc has let an integrated engineering, procurement, construction, and installation contract to TechnipFMC for the operator’s Dover development in the Gulf of Mexico.
Chevron Australia has begun producing gas from its Gorgon Stage 2 development project offshore Western Australia.
Petrobras started production from its fifth phase of Búzios oil field development in Santos basin offshore Brazil.
Aker BP has received approval from the Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy for the Plan for development and operation (PDO) of Tyrving (previously Trell and Trine) in the Alvheim area.
TotalEnergies EP Uganda has let a 5-year well intervention and integrity contract to Expro Group Holdings NV for the multi-well Tilenga oil development project onshore Uganda.
Aker BP ASA has confirmed its Yggdrasil area hydrocarbon discovery in Norwegian North Sea production license (PL) 873. Preliminary estimates place the total volume of the Epsilon and Øst Frigg structures at 8.5-14.3 million std cu m of recoverable oil equivalent.
Petrobras will file a request with Brazil's environmental protection agency Ibama to reconsider the decision to deny the environmental license to drill an exploratory well in Block FZA-M059 in deep waters offshore Amapá, Brazil.

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Perenco has signed a new 20-year production sharing contract with state Société Nationale des Hydrocarbures for continued development of Rio del Rey basin, offshore Cameroon.
BlueNord ASA has begun drilling operations on HBA-27B, successfully spudding the first well from jackup rig Shelf Drilling Winner.