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07/21/2014: Three die as semisubmersible barge sinks off Indonesia

07/21/2014: FMC inks subsea agreement with Anadarko, BP, ConocoPhillips and Shell

07/21/2014: Halliburton to add North American fracing crews

07/21/2014: Statoil resumes production from Njord A

07/21/2014: Lundin completes Gohta appraisal well in Barents Sea

07/21/2014: Iran seen keeping oil sales steady as nuclear talks extended

07/21/2014: UK gas extends declines as ample supplies offset Ukraine risk

07/21/2014: Egdon Resources commences drilling at Wressle-1 exploration well

07/21/2014: Plexus wins equipment delivery for Centrica Energy

07/21/2014: Gohta-2 well confirms oil and gas presence, reports Det norske

07/21/2014: Lupus probe in North Sea disappoints Tullow

07/21/2014: Kongsberg handling system chosen for newbuild vessels in China and Korea

07/21/2014: Serinus Energy commences drilling Winstar-12bis development well

07/21/2014: N'Goma FPSO to sail away to block 15/06 offshore Angola shortly

07/21/2014: Central spuds Whiteley-1 unconventional gas well in ATP912 in Queensland

07/21/2014: AWE releases Kan Tan IV after completing drilling at PMP 38158 off NZ

07/21/2014: Sembawang Shipyard bags $480 mn contract from Saipem for 2 FPSO conversions

07/21/2014: Eni signs deal to expand oil, gas exploration in Congo

07/20/2014: UK shale regulation inadequate to ensure safety, report says

07/19/2014: Obama admin moves closer to seismic testing for oil in Atlantic

07/18/2014: Kinder asks Canada to intervene in oil-sands pipeline spat

07/18/2014: Encana said to prepare for sale of Deep Panuke this year

07/18/2014: Petrobras CEO Graça Foster to be honored by SPE

07/18/2014: Schlumberger fails to impress as CEO sees mixed outlook

07/18/2014: DNV GL launches regulatory roadmap for FOIs, FSOs and FPSOs in U.S. waters

07/18/2014: Water-based fluids offer a cleaner way forward in Eagle Ford

07/18/2014: 21 million acres up for grabs in U.S. GOM lease sale

07/18/2014: Colorado Governor opposes measures restricting drilling

07/18/2014: Croatia opens first onshore licensing round

07/18/2014: Ban on U.S. oil exports seen dying one ruling at a time

07/18/2014: Kurdish oil grab fuels independence dream as Iraq unravels

07/18/2014: ‘Illegitimate’ sanctions won’t stop investments, Rosneft says

07/18/2014: AGR secures well management contract for Hunt Oil’s first operation in Benin

07/18/2014: Mubadala Petroleum signs cooperation agreement with Somalia

07/18/2014: Eco Atlantic to farm-out stake in block 2012A off Namibia to Tullow Kudu

07/18/2014: Wison, WorleyParsons team up to pursue offshore oil and gas projects

07/18/2014: EOC enters into shipbuilding contracts for two new accommodation vessels

07/18/2014: Sandvik, Tenaris sign new five-year strategic alliance agreement

07/18/2014: Cheniere, EDF sign 20-year LNG sale and purchase agreement

07/18/2014: InfraStrata inks exploration agreement

07/18/2014: Aubrey McClendon seeks another $2 bn in U.S. oil hunt

07/18/2014: Apache continues drilling at Phoenix South-1 well in permit WA-435-P off WA

07/18/2014: Foster Wheeler wins Hamada oilfield FEED contract in Libya

07/17/2014: Colorado Governor says he doesn’t have votes for fracing bill

07/17/2014: Europe risks losing 30 million jobs to U.S. shale boom, IEA says

07/17/2014: Saudi oil exports in May fell to lowest since 2011, JODI says

07/17/2014: Deep Down awarded installation support contract

07/17/2014: KCA Deutag nets $170 m Sonangol contract

07/17/2014: Athabasca falls on Chinese media report of executive probes

07/17/2014: Rosneft sanctions will increase reliance on China loans for oil

07/17/2014: Gulf Keystone’s Kozel to leave board after exiting as CEO

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