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17.07.2014 Ecopetrol Announces Discovery In Gulf Of Mexico Deepwater

Ecopetrol's U.S. affiliate Ecopetrol America Inc. has made significant advancements in the exploration of the Norphlet Play throughout its partnership with Shell and Nexen Petroleum Offshore U.S.A Inc, the company reported in a news release.

15.07.2014 Shell adds third major discovery to the Norphlet play in the Gulf of Mexico

Shell today announces its third major discovery in the Norphlet play in the deep waters of the Gulf of Mexico with the successful Rydberg exploration well.

30.05.2014 BP asks US court to freeze Gulf of Mexico oil spill compensation

BP has requested the US Supreme Court permission to freeze compensation claims as it waits for another judge in the court to review its litigation over businesses caught up in 2010’s Gulf of Mexico oil disaster, The Independent reported on May 29.

20.05.2014 BP faces billions in spill payments

BP Plc (BP/) faces billions of dollars in additional payments after failing again to convince an appeals court that the company is being forced to pay claims that aren’t directly related to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, Bloomberg said on May 20.

08.05.2014 Statoil starts latest Gulf of Mexico drilling campaign

Statoil has started its latest Gulf of Mexico exploration campaign. It started drilling Martin, a high-impact prospect, on 20 April, the company reported in a news release.

18.04.2014 Chinese COSL renews contracts with PEMEX for module rig

China Oilfield Services Limited ("COSL" or the "Company") renewed its cooperation contract for COSL3 module rig with Petróleos Mexicanos (PEMEX) for an operation period of 32 months at higher contract day rates, COSL’s press office said on April 17.

31.03.2014 Colombia's Ecopetrol bids for 11 Gulf of Mexico oil blocks

Colombia's government-owned oil producer Ecopetrol said on March 28 it made the highest offers in a recent auction to explore 11 offshore blocks for crude oil in the Gulf of Mexico, as part of its strategy to boost investment abroad, Reuters has reported.

14.03.2014 BP reaches agreement with US environmental authorities over oil spill

BP on March 13 announced that it has entered into an administrative agreement with the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), on behalf of the federal government, resolving all matters related to the suspension, debarment and statutory disqualification of B

13.03.2014 Energy XXI to buy EPL Oil & Gas

XXI Ltd will buy its closest rival EPL Oil & Gas Inc for $1.53 billion as the company looks to better compete with private-equity backed explorers such as Fieldwood Energy in the shallow-water region of the Gulf of Mexico, Reuters reported on March 12.