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08/19/2014: Maersk raises 2014 profit forecast as container volume grows

08/19/2014: Nam Cheong receives orders for 4 offshore support vessels for $90 mn

08/19/2014: Oil Search temporarily suspends well in Kurdistan due to turmoil

08/19/2014: Suksan Salamader FSO receives first oil at Bualuang field offshore Thailand

08/19/2014: Salamander Energy completes North Kendang-2 exploration well drilling operations

08/19/2014: AWE provides update on drilling at Senecio-3 well in Perth basin

08/19/2014: URTeC prepares to take center stage in Colorado

08/19/2014: Rosneft, Statoil start exploration operations in Barents Sea

08/19/2014: Dolphin awarded new 3D seismic contract in South America

08/19/2014: Atwood Oceanics granted IADC accreditation for competence assurance program

08/18/2014: IEA rates Brazilian oil production as 'exceptional'

08/18/2014: PetroChina said to plan energy asset sale in restive Xinjiang

08/18/2014: Apache find in Australia may boost possible sale value

08/18/2014: Petrobras said to take Argentine oilfield bids next month

08/18/2014: Oceanografia to keep Pemex contracts in bankruptcy, judge rules

08/18/2014: Enbridge’s Midwest pipeline can proceed, federal court rules

08/18/2014: Wood Group Intetech establishes global database of well component reliability information

08/18/2014: Fairmount Santrol renaming reflects history of two brands

08/18/2014: Wärtsilä to supply control system for Harvey Gulf shore-based LNG fueling facility

08/18/2014: Brent oil falls to 14-month low as Iraqi Kurds retake Mosul dam

08/18/2014: Repsol runs BlueDock connectors in Trinidad and Tobago

08/18/2014: Rune Olav Pedersen takes over Corporate Communications in PGS

08/18/2014: Oilennium awarded contract by IWCF

08/18/2014: Gazprom says Rosneft LNG expansion risks handing Asia advantage

08/18/2014: Discovery may herald new Australian oil province, Apache says

08/18/2014: Orion awards rig contract

08/18/2014: DOF Subsea AS has been awarded several contracts

08/18/2014: IPB Petroleum secures permit extension to drill

08/18/2014: Partners Commit to Carnarvon Permits

08/18/2014: 2H secures Kaombo contract

08/18/2014: Swissco bags Charter contracts worth $94.8 mn

08/18/2014: Aquatic relocates to new office in Singapore

08/18/2014: NPD's July production figures

08/18/2014: Adrian Rose appointed as Oil & Gas UK vice co-chairman

08/17/2014: Bashneft signs PSC for Block ??-4 in Myanmar

08/17/2014: Pemex CEO begins Chevron-to-BP talks as output prospects dim

08/17/2014: Oil sands at biggest risk from falling crude price, study says

08/15/2014: Oil rigs extend record with Bakken drilling at 19-month high

08/15/2014: BP Trinidad and Tobago's Juniper gas project gets the go-ahead

08/15/2014: Layne Christensen will not face charges following U.S. DOJ investigation

08/15/2014: Kvaerner and KBR to establish JV for Johan Sverdrup contracts

08/15/2014: Rosneft to drill Norway Arctic well with Statoil amid sanctions

08/15/2014: Bright well in deepwater Gulf of Mexico turns up dry

08/15/2014: Soros doubles investment in YPF after Mendoza shale discovery

08/15/2014: Giant turret module for Shell's Prelude FLNG sets sail for South Korea

08/14/2014: YPF tests oil production at third shale discovery, CEO says

08/14/2014: Researchers develop new method for oil detection in water

08/14/2014: India increasingly dependent on imported fossil fuels as demand rises, says EIA

08/14/2014: Shell divests U.S. onshore gas assets in Pinedale/Haynesville, adds acreage in Marcellus/Utica

08/14/2014: Roc Oil farms out 40% interest in Bohai Bay block 09/05

08/14/2014: ADX Energy secures 2 year extension for Kerkouane permit offshore Tunisia

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