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10/30/2014: Lundin spuds exploration well on the Lindarormen prospect in the Norwegian Sea

10/30/2014: BASF to increase production capacity for tertiary Butylamine plant, China

10/30/2014: ENI makes significant discovery offshore Congo

10/30/2014: Lundin Petroleum spuds exploration well on the Kopervik prospect in the Norwegian North Sea

10/30/2014: dGB Earth Sciences announces launch of OpendTect 5.0

10/30/2014: EnQuest selects Technip for a large subsea contract

10/30/2014: Deltamarin designs the Libra FPSO

10/30/2014: Sercel receives order for ten Nomad 65 Neo, passes 1000th Nomad 65 milestone

10/29/2014: SEG ’14: Shale revolution transformed U.S. resources, economy

10/29/2014: Logan International forms rental division

10/29/2014: BP writes off $770 million on India offshore gas block stake

10/29/2014: Pirates target oil tankers in Asia route as attacks climb

10/29/2014: WTI gains as supply grows less than expected; Brent rises

10/29/2014: OPEC head tells oil market to stop panicking about prices

10/29/2014: SEG ’14: Acceleware introduces modular full waveform inversion application

10/29/2014: SPE ’14: New President Haldorsen urges a ‘bigger tent’ for SPE

10/29/2014: Kenya to challenge Mozambique, Tanzania for investment, GlobalData says

10/29/2014: Total seeks alternative funding for Yamal LNG project on sanctions

10/29/2014: Statoil may cut investments after asset sales, acting CEO says

10/29/2014: Shale oil drillers first to suffer from price drop, OPEC says

10/29/2014: CGG targets more efficient fracing with new software

10/29/2014: Baker Hughes selects CGG's PowerLog as petrophysical software of choice

10/29/2014: SEG '14: Paradigm, Chevron sign new long-term contract

10/29/2014: ENI opts out of Heron area in Timor Sea

10/29/2014: BW Offshore recieves contract extension for FPSO Berge Helene

10/29/2014: Technip wins substantial subsea contract for Bangka development in Indonesia

10/29/2014: 3D Oil begins gas hunt in offshore Otway basin

10/29/2014: Petrofac wins deepwater development project in Nova Scotia

10/29/2014: Chevron sanctions Stampede project in deepwater Gulf of Mexico

10/28/2014: SPE 2014: Tercel launches PDC drill bit with micro-coring capability

10/28/2014: SEG '14: Silicon Audio showcases optical seismometer

10/28/2014: Barclays cuts oil-price forecasts on world supply surplus

10/28/2014: HB Rentals opens service location in Mexico

10/28/2014: BP enhances dividend as profit beats estimates on margins

10/28/2014: SPE 2014: All-electric intelligent well system combats early water and gas breakthrough

10/28/2014: Chevron produces first gas from Bibiyana Expansion Project in Bangladesh

10/28/2014: Total sells an 8% interest in Gina Krog

10/28/2014: BP, CGG to develop next-generation marine seismic source technology

10/28/2014: SPE 2014: Intelligent water management solution relies on oxidation technology

10/28/2014: SPE 2014: New well integrity service helps evaluate zonal isolation

10/28/2014: SPE 2014: Hybrid HPHT gauge technology advances extreme-service applications

10/28/2014: Saipem wins E&C, drilling contracts worth approximately $2 billion

10/28/2014: Repsol makes significant discovery in deepwater Gulf of Mexico

10/28/2014: Marine Contracting goes 'down under'

10/28/2014: Eco Atlantic acquires 2D seismic survey offshore Namibia

10/28/2014: Innospec closes on acquisition of Independence Oilfield Chemicals

10/28/2014: ION delivers greater seismic accuracy and improved risk assessment with Precision

10/28/2014: Claxton Dubai awarded multi-well slot recovery campaign

10/27/2014: SEG '14: COMESA selects Paradigm as strategic partner for new data processing center

10/27/2014: Asian Oilfield Services, Wireless Seismic report seismic success in Kurdistan

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