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09/08/2014: Suncor begins planned maintenance on oil sands upgrader

09/06/2014: Helmerich & Payne announces retirement of Steven R. Mackey

09/06/2014: Iraq pursues new tack in bid to seize tanker off Texas coast

09/06/2014: Research looks at how oil, water mix in Gulf waters in spill aftermath

09/06/2014: Ghana to double oil output by 2017 on Tullow, Eni deposits

09/05/2014: U.S. rig count rises 11 to 1,925, Baker Hughes says

09/05/2014: Shell trims China shale venture on Sichuan population challenges

09/05/2014: BP ruling ‘wakeup call’ as risks mount in search for oil

09/05/2014: Keystone XL route runs through Nebraska top court as delays loom

09/05/2014: Shale wildcatter McClendon plans post-Chesapeake share offerings

09/05/2014: Polarcus receives LoA for 3D seismic acquisition offshore Sakhalin

09/05/2014: Northern Petroleum makes management changes

09/05/2014: Tullow Oil to sell Netherlands gas assets for $81 mn

09/05/2014: Keppel finalizing contracts on second FLNG conversion for Golar

09/05/2014: Shell to use G1 subsea well on Draugen field

09/05/2014: Rosneft starts production form the northern tip of Chayvo field

09/05/2014: Palfinger Marine sells offshore crane package to Aker Solutions for Mariner platform

09/05/2014: Global Petroleum extends exploration licence off Namibia

09/05/2014: Dolphin starts 3D seismic survey offshore Senegal

09/05/2014: Veolia wins Norwegian oil platform decommissioning project

09/05/2014: Gazprom bunkers newly delivered LNG carrier at Nakhodka

09/05/2014: Statoil farms-in to Repsol's acreage off Colombia

09/04/2014: Tenaris confirms full purchase of Brazilian coating facility

09/04/2014: ‘Worst case’ BP ruling on Macondo means billions more in fines

09/04/2014: Linc Energy to drill 3 wells in Australia’s Arckaringa shale

09/04/2014: Aker Solutions, Baker Hughes receive approvals for subsea alliance

09/04/2014: Gov. Chris Christie calls for U.S. to end oil export restrictions

09/04/2014: Gazprom, PetroVietnam to develop Moc Tinh, Hai Thach to full capacity in 2016

09/04/2014: Saudi Arabia selling oil to U.S. imperiled by shale boom

09/04/2014: Baghdad pressuring Kurds on oil shows worry Basra wants autonomy

09/04/2014: Suncor sells non-core Wilson Creek assets

09/04/2014: Statoil strikes out in Angola, Gulf of Mexico

09/04/2014: EMGS reports agreement with Statoil for 3D EM data acquisition in the Norwegian Sea

09/04/2014: CAMAC Energy awards contracts for seismic surveys at Kenya blocks L1B, L16

09/04/2014: FSG orders MacGregor equipment for two well intervention vessels

09/04/2014: Pemex awards Fugro $31.5 mn offshore survey

09/04/2014: Petrobras sends proposal for Sul de Guara, Nodeste de Tupi & Florim to ANP

09/04/2014: PDVSA reshuffle boosts chances of oil output increase

09/04/2014: Christie in Mexico calls for U.S. to end oil export restrictions

09/04/2014: Suncor completes planned maintenance on Terra Nova FPSO

09/03/2014: Baytex seeks Eagle Ford land after $1.8 bn acquisition of Aurora Oil & Gas

09/03/2014: Libya’s former rebels to keep oil flowing amid Islamist surge

09/03/2014: InterMoor opens new facility in Aberdeen

09/03/2014: Lloyd's Register Energy approves a milestone offshore container design type

09/03/2014: Atwood Oceanics announces delivery of Atwood Achiever

09/03/2014: Baytex seeks more Eagle Ford acreage after $1.8 bn Aurora buy

09/03/2014: Operators resume work in Iraq’s Kurdistan as unrest eases

09/03/2014: Trader who scored $100 million payday bets shale is dud

09/03/2014: Rosneft meets PetroVietnam amid $200 million bid on Chevron area

09/03/2014: Delek gains to highest in month on Tamar, Leviathan gas deal

09/03/2014: Shell announces Utica gas discovery in Pennsylvania

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