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Apr 2013

  • Americas Petrogas makes Argentina discovery

    CALGARY -- Canadian energy company, Americas Petrogas, announced it made a shale natural gas discovery onshore in the Vaca Muerta play in Argentina.
    The company said it discovered natural gas by hydraulically fracturing the Los Toldos I block in the Vaca Muerta shale formation. It said it was able to produce as much as 3.2 Mcf of natural gas during initial production tests.

    Exploration, Drilling and Completions, Production, Onshore, Shale, South America Read More

Jan 2013

  • 37 foreigners killed, 7 unidentified: Algeria's Prime Minister

    37 foreigners killed, 7 unidentified Algeria's Prime Minister BY DAVID GAUTHIER VILLARS and LEILA HATOUM  ALGIERS Algeria's Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal said Monday that 37 foreigners and one Algerian security guard died during the attack on a remote natural gas

    Industry Overview, Onshore, Africa Read More

Jan 2013

  • Al Qaeda group seizes foreigners at Algerian gas field

    Al Qaeda group seizes foreigners at Algerian gas field BY SELINA WILLIAMS, MIHO INADA, and KJETIL MALKENES HOVLAND ALGIERS, Algeria Islamist militants seized foreign nationals Wednesday at an Algerian gas field operated by two Western energy majors, fanning fears that

    Exploration, Drilling and Completions, Onshore, Africa Read More

Jan 2013

Nov 2012

  • Africa Oil announces Kenyan oil discovery

    Africa Oil announces Kenyan oil discovery VANCOUVER, B.C. Africa Oil Corp. has announced the second significant oil discovery in Kenya at the Twiga South 1 well. The Twiga South 1 exploration well, located in Block 13T, onshore Kenya, has encountered

    Exploration, Onshore, Africa Read More

Jul 2012

  • Algeria to ink shale gas partnerships with Shell, Exxon

    Algeria to ink shale gas partnerships with Shell, Exxon BY SUMMER SAID DUBAI Algerian state run oil company Sonatrach will soon sign partnership agreements with Royal Dutch Shell and Exxon Mobil Corp. on shale gas exploration in the north African

    Onshore, Shale, Africa Read More

Jun 2012

  • Americas Petrogas drills Vaca Muerta well

    Americas Petrogas drills Vaca Muerta well HOUSTON Americas Petrogas announced that drilling has commenced on the La Hoya.x 1 (LHo.x 1) exploration well in the Totoral block. The primary drilling target is the Vaca Muerta shale. The Totoral block, of

    Onshore, Shale, North America Read More

Jun 2012

  • ABB to increase natural gas pipeline capacity in Turkey

    ABB to increase natural gas pipeline capacity in Turkey ZURICH – ABB was awarded a contract to supply automation and safety systems, electrical equipment and related services for a new gas compression station that will serve the natural gas pipeline

    Production, Onshore, Middle East Read More

May 2012

  • Abakan enters the massive Canadian oil sands market

    Abakan enters the massive Canadian oil sands market DALLAS, Texas Due to the prevalent favorable conditions to set up operations in Alberta, Canada, Abakan Inc.’s Board of Directors has decided to locate a collaborative research and development center for wear

    Onshore, North America Read More

Apr 2012


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