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Aug 2013

  • 21 million acres available in Western GOM lease sale

    NEW ORLEANS – Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Director Tommy P. Beaudreau announced that BOEM will hold a lease sale tomorrow that will make nearly 21 million acres offshore Texas available for oil and natural gas exploration and development.

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  • A client-contractor partnership and new seismic technology help Pemex achieve effective deepwater E&P

    Author Marco Vázquez-García, Jorge Luis Ortíz-Durán, Humberto Salazar-Soto, José Trinidad Martínez-Vázquez, Madain Moreno-Vidal, Bill Howieson, Chu-Ong Ting And David Gonzalez

    In 2009, CGG won a four-year contract with Pemex for a dedicated seismic vessel to acquire large narrow-azimuth surveys in the deep offshore Mexican Gulf of Mexico, which was later extended to include two large 3D wide-azimuth projects. Since the start of the original contract, Pemex has acquired the world’s first full-scale broadband, high-density, wide-azimuth survey, specifically designed for field development.

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Apr 2013

  • Alaska lawmakers cut oil taxes

    Alaska lawmakers cut oil taxes BY CASSANDRA SWEET ANCHORAGE Alaska will reduce taxes for oil production under legislation passed by the state's legislature and supported by the governor that aims to boost oil production in the state. The bill, which

    Exploration, Production, Europe Read More

Mar 2013

Mar 2013

  • Abu Dhabi widens bids for biggest oil concession

    Abu Dhabi widens bids for biggest oil concession

    ABU DHABI – U.S. based firms Chevron and Occidental, China’s CNPC, Japan’s Inpex, Korea’s KNOC, Norway's Statoil and Russia's Rosneft were among the new companies invited, the people said.

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