Eni has made a new offshore oil and gas discovery in the Norwegian Barents Sea, approximately 230 km from Hammerfest.
Kashagan, Kazakhstan’s largest oilfield that’s been halted following a leak, will probably go without any output this year and may yield a small quantity next year, said Total SA (FP), which owns a portion of the venture, Bloomberg reported on April 22.
Shell on April 17 announced an exploration discovery offshore Malaysia. The successful ‘Rosmari-1’ well is located 135 kilometres offshore in Block SK318, and was drilled to a total depth of 2,123 metres.
Total and its joint venture partners have made the final investment decision to develop the ultra-deep offshore Kaombo project in Angola, Total’s press office said on April 14.
Output at Kazakhstan's huge Kashagan oilfield may fail to restart this year if test results expected in May show cracks in the offshore part of its pipeline network, Kazakh Oil and Gas Minister Uzakbai Karabalin said on April 7, Reuters has reported.
Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) on March 27 announced its Myanmar subsidiary, Unocal Myanmar Offshore Co., Ltd., has been granted exploration rights in a block located offshore Myanmar, in the Rakhine basin.
International energy major Royal Dutch Shell decided to break off talks over participation in the development of an offshore gas field in Ukraine in January, a company spokeswoman said on March 19, Reuters has reported.
Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee took part today in the South Stream Transport Supervisory Board meeting in Zurich (Switzerland).
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Russian oil major Gazprom Neft is interested in participating in projects in Mexico, the company’s First Deputy CEO Vadim Yakovlev told reporters on February 5, Prime has reported.