Latest News

  • *International
    Offshore Unit ? (Accommodation Work Vessel)
    21 Aug 2014 - Marco Polo Marine and Nam Cheong have formed a 50/50 JV for a recently purchased new-build Accomodation Work Vessel constructed by Nam Cheong Group.
  • Malaysia
    Field D35, D21 & J4
    20 Aug 2014 - ROC expects to finalise an agreement with Petronas in 2H14 for the sale of ROC's share of crude entitelment.
  • Brazil
    Permit BAR-M-313
    20 Aug 2014 - From existing 2D seismic at blocks BAR-M-292, BAR-M-293, BAR-M-313 & BAR-M-314, Chariot has identified evidence of sufficient burial of Cenomanian-Turonian source rock for HC generation. Additionally, a large roll-over structure has been identified with deepwater turbidite seismic facies & fan entry points.
  • Iran
    *Country Info *Regional Construction
    20 Aug 2014 - NIGC's managing director said the government is expected to launch an invitation in Oct 2014 to investment companies for the development of as many as 4 small-scale LNG facilities for domestic use. Storage facilities associated with the plants could store 3.1 Bcf of natural gas.
  • Iraq
    *Country Info *Special Events
    20 Aug 2014 - Kurdish President Massoud Barzani’s administration has promised a vote on independence from the rest of Iraq.
  • Australia / Indonesia Timor Sea (ZOCA -JPDA) JDZ
    Field Bayu-Undan (Bayu Undan)
    20 Aug 2014 - Gross Bayu-Undan gas production in 2Q14 was 55.5Bcf.
  • United Kingdom
    Field Heather (West Heather, South & North Terrace) (Broom)
    20 Aug 2014 - The Heather drilling team achieved eight years without a lost time incident.
  • *International
    Acquisition / Merger ? / Woodside Petroleum
    20 Aug 2014 - Woodside's plan to buy back $2.7B in stock from Shell Plc has been blocked by shareholders.