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08/12/2014: Lundin Petroleum acquires interest in PL674, offshore Norway

08/12/2014: Grand Gulf Energy targets more oil production with Louisiana well

08/12/2014: Centrica to drill Ivory prospect in Norwegian Sea

08/12/2014: Origin completes acquisition of 2 permits in WA's Browse basin from Karoon

08/12/2014: Arctech receives an order of three icebreaking stand-by vessels from Sovcomflot

08/12/2014: KrisEnergy, Eni execute deed for transfer of Neon's stake in Vietnam blocks

08/12/2014: Inpex receives environmental permit for Abadi LNG project in Masela block

08/12/2014: AWE may commence approval process for Senecio project in WA

08/11/2014: CGG awarded major OBC contract by Pemex

08/11/2014: OneSubsea, Helix and Schlumberger to form subsea well intervention alliance

08/11/2014: Mexico enacts energy initiative, to decide on blocks for bidding this week

08/11/2014: TAM International opens new Denver office to meet growing regional needs

08/11/2014: Noble Energy, Marathon take the plunge in deepwater Gabon

08/11/2014: Billionaire Richard Kinder streamlines empire to target midstream rivals

08/11/2014: Liquiline, Fjord Line to build first LNG bunkering terminal in Denmark

08/11/2014: Palfinger Marine’s cranes for Transocean’s drillships

08/11/2014: Taqa suspends activity in Kurdistan on instability

08/11/2014: Roxi Petroleum provides update on discovery at BNG

08/11/2014: KrisEnergy to acquire Chevron's unit in Cambodia

08/11/2014: Rose Petroleum appoints new CEO for US Business

08/11/2014: Carnarvon Petroleum updates on Phoenix South-1 well

08/11/2014: Brightoil Petroleum buys Anadarko's China unit for $1.05 bn

08/11/2014: Woodside acquires exploration acreage in Gabon

08/11/2014: BG’s Ex-CEO to help InterOil develop LNG project as Chairman

08/10/2014: Putin praises alliance with Exxon as Arctic drilling starts

08/10/2014: Kinder Morgan merges oil, gas, pipeline assets in consolidation

08/10/2014: Blackstone said to be in talks to buy Shell's Haynesville stake

08/08/2014: Iraq explorers evacuate more staff after Islamist surge

08/08/2014: Delmar receives award for offshore safety

08/08/2014: Seadrill gets contract for new ultra-deepwater drillship

08/08/2014: Chad annuls CNPC licenses in dispute over $1.2 bn fine

08/08/2014: Plains All American moving to become next condensate exporter

08/08/2014: Exxon drilling Russian Arctic shows oil sanctions lack bite

08/08/2014: Crude prices rise as Obama authorizes airstrikes in North Iraq

08/08/2014: Polarcus, Seabird to conduct 2D seismic survey over Providence Newgrange area

08/08/2014: Wartsila awarded second vessel design contract for arctic operations

08/08/2014: Keppel delivers huge jack-up rig to Maersk Drilling

08/08/2014: Petrobras begins drilling first exploration well in Libra consortium

08/08/2014: PTTEP signs PSC for Myanmar onshore block exploration rights

08/08/2014: Leni appoints new Finance Director

08/08/2014: Deltamarin participates in the design of the first LNG-powered icebreaker

08/08/2014: J2 Subsea opens new US facility and extends ROV tool offering

08/08/2014: Check-6 deploys the next generation of well control training to Texas Tech University

08/08/2014: HiP comes up with new 1-1/2 inch medium pressure fittings and tubing

08/07/2014: Lake Albert project holds 3Bbbl, Oil of DRCongo says

08/07/2014: Chevron, Afren withdraw some staff from Kurdish oil operations

08/07/2014: U.S. condensate export approval is potential game changer, GlobalData analyst says

08/07/2014: Mexican oil fields are a boon for Exxon to BP as frontiers teeter

08/07/2014: Concho says Permian boom causing sand delivery delays

08/07/2014: Deepwater fracing next frontier for offshore drilling

08/07/2014: Encana's Deep Panuke back at pre-fire production level

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