News // Off-shore drilling
The project is now over 77% complete in terms of engineering, procurement and construction, and remains on target for first gas from Shah Deniz Stage II in 2018.
23 August 2016 , 10:15Neftegaz.RU11570
Statoil submitted the Plan for Development and Operation of the Byrding oil and gas discovery in the North Sea to government authorities.
19 August 2016 , 15:10Neftegaz.RU11000
A BP subsidiary working in the Caspian Sea announced it reached a landmark for oil pulled from Azeri waters with its 3 billionth barrel.
18 August 2016 , 18:19Neftegaz.RU9240
Statoil and its partners have submitted the Plan for Development and Operation (PDO) and the Field Development Plan (FDP) for the Utgard gas and condensate discovery, in the North Sea.
10 August 2016 , 14:15Neftegaz.RU7850
Songa Enabler drilling rig has started drilling a new injection well for CO2 gas at the Snøhvit field in the Barents Sea.
09 August 2016 , 12:11Neftegaz.RU8940
LUKOIL commenced transportation of jackets for the offshore ice-resistant stationary platform #2 from the port of Astrakhan to the Filanovsky field in the Caspian Sea.
05 August 2016 , 14:04Neftegaz.RU9830
As Iran’s Shana news agency reported, the construction of Platform 17B at the supergiant South Pars gas field will be completed by late September.
04 August 2016 , 16:30Neftegaz.RU8000
The company’s In-Kingdom Total Value Add Program (IKTVA) continues to strength with the announcement of the completion of the largest offshore tie-in platform ever constructed in Saudi Arabia.
03 August 2016 , 18:27Neftegaz.RU13770
Platform 19A of the supergiant South Pars gas field was successfully installed at its designated offshore spot in the night of Saturday, July 16, 2016.
18 July 2016 , 11:48Neftegaz.RU7600
The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted ExxonMobil consent to start-up a subsea facility for production well 25/11-E-29 AH on the Balder field, offshore Norway.
11 July 2016 , 17:39Neftegaz.RU5860
Statoil and JX Nippon completed their previously announced transaction whereby Statoil has acquired JX Nippon’s 45% equity share in, and operatorship of, the UK licence for the Utgard field.
28 June 2016 , 11:20Neftegaz.RU6310
President of PJSC LUKOIL V. Alekperov and Governor of the Astrakhan Region A. Zhilkin June 15, 2016 visited Vladimir Filanovsky field in the Caspian Sea where development drilling has just begun. The well is being drilled from an ice-resistant fixed platform (LSP-1).
15 June 2016 , 17:31Neftegaz.RU14130
Statoil, along with its partners, has finalized a 19-month exploration drilling program offshore Newfoundland.
10 June 2016 , 17:09Neftegaz.RU13000
Fairmount Summit delivered rig SSV Catarina offshore Angola. Tug Fairmount Summit has delivered rig SSV Catarina offshore Angola.
29 March 2013 , 16:35Neftegaz.RU26010
Blake International Rigs, LLC and ANKOR Energy LLC have entered into a contract to mobilize the Blake Rig 1505 onto the Vermillion 379 D platform. The contract term is 4 wells, to commence following the Drilling Unit's current contract term.
15 February 2013 , 10:09Neftegaz.ru12740
Shell's plans for a second summer of drilling in the Arctic Ocean are in doubt as the company says it must tow its two Arctic drilling rigs to Asian ports for repairs.
13 February 2013 , 12:02Neftegaz.ru18690
Royal Dutch Shell PLC's plans to send its two offshore drilling rigs to Asia for extensive repairs will likely mean the cancellation of its second summer of drilling in the U.S. Arctic Ocean, unless it can find replacements fit to do the work - something that may prove to be a challenge.
13 February 2013 , 08:33Neftegaz.ru12660
Metgasco disclosed Monday that field work for the first of its coal seam gas (CSG) exploration and pilot wells in the onshore Clarence Moreton Basin will start in January 2013, following the company's success in obtaining all landholder and government approvals required for work to commence.
25 December 2012 , 09:52Neftegaz.ru74390
Armour Energy disclosed Thursday that it plans to launch an exploration and appraisal project to define up to 9 trillion cubic feet (Tcf) of potential gas resource, following its win of a new shale exploration permit in Northern Queensland.
21 December 2012 , 09:58Neftegaz.ru13240
Pertamina Hulu Energi (PHE), a subsidiary of Indonesia's state-backed oil and gas company Pertamina, has discovered new oil and gas reserves in the West Madura Offshore (WMO) block in East Java, Pertamina's Chief Commissioner Muhammad Husen confirmed Friday in an interview with Rigzone.
03 December 2012 , 11:19Neftegaz.ru19590