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08/26/2014: ONS '14: UK, Norwegian officials examine ways to get more output from resources

08/26/2014: ONS '14: Operators must keep a lid on NCS costs while exploiting potential

08/26/2014: URTeC 2014: Schlumberger introduces Petrel Shale as shale-specific software to offer an end-to-end E&P workflow

08/26/2014: URTeC 2014: Baker Hughes introduces fracture analysis services to increase production and ultimate recovery

08/26/2014: ONS '14: ADNOC strives for 70% ROR as part of production plan

08/26/2014: ONS '14: Subsea industrialization needed to take cost-cutting deeper

08/26/2014: ONS '14: Martin LandrØ receives NPD's IOR award for 4D seismic work

08/26/2014: MicroSeismic announces FracRx

08/26/2014: TGS announces new 3D survey offshore Sierra Leone

08/26/2014: Fracing link to birth defects probed as further studies sought

08/26/2014: Green investors may find it hard breaking up with oil, gas

08/26/2014: ONS '14: The opportunity for enhancing recovery is now, says BP exec

08/26/2014: Kurds win dismissal of seizure order on oil tanker off Texas

08/26/2014: Norway to cut oil-production forecasts as costs delay projects

08/26/2014: Wood Group Kenny secures $2 mn contracts from Petrobras

08/26/2014: Shell announces Marjoram-1 gas discovery in deepwater Malaysia

08/26/2014: Otto Marine bags $53 mn AHTS charter contracts for work offshore Australia

08/26/2014: Petrofac’s first-half profit falls 44% as revenue declines

08/26/2014: Norway open to Rosneft expansion as offshore spending slides

08/26/2014: KrisEnergy completes drilling at Mancharee-1 well in Gulf of Thailand

08/26/2014: AWE deepens drilling at Senecio-3 in Perth basin after elevated gas shows

08/26/2014: Statoil inks gas supply agreement with Koch

08/26/2014: Number of PX121 PSV designs sold reaches 30, reports Ulstein

08/26/2014: Bristow Group names Chet Akiri SVP and Chief Corporate Development, New Ventures and Strategy Officer

08/26/2014: McDermott names Stuart Spence as new EVP, CFO

08/26/2014: Contact Exploration's Kakwa development continues with successful multi-well pad drilling

08/26/2014: First oil flows at CNOOC's Wenchang 13-6 field in South China Sea

08/26/2014: Cecon takes delivery of Cecon Pride

08/26/2014: OMV completes drilling at Whio-1 well in NZ's PEP 51313, no commercial find

08/26/2014: Inpex discovers gas in block WA-274-P near Ichthys gas-condensate field

08/25/2014: Statoil turns to Lundin to make Arctic development profitable

08/25/2014: URTeC 2014: Baker Hughes introduces Navi-Drill motors for high-performance shale drilling

08/25/2014: URTeC 2014: Halliburton introduces CoreVault system for early, accurate volumetric measurements

08/25/2014: ONS '14: Schlumberger launches photorealistic reservoir geology service

08/25/2014: ONS '14: Mega projects are game-changers for costs, logistics

08/25/2014: ONS ' 14: Operators, service firms must cost-cut together

08/25/2014: URTeC 2014: Integrating geosciences and technologies to develop unconventional plays

08/25/2014: ONS '14: U.S. shale causing imminent need for NCS cost reductions

08/25/2014: ONS '14: Companies need to collaborate on cost situation, conference told

08/25/2014: Reforms could increase Mexico’s long-term oil production by 75%, EIA says

08/25/2014: Iran delays oil contracts conference until after nuclear talks

08/25/2014: ONS '14: Lloyd’s Register Energy, LR Senergy hold joint industry survey

08/25/2014: ONS '14 Speakers balance energy needs against costs, public concerns

08/25/2014: Petrobras proves potential of Moita Bonita area in the Sergipe-Alagoas basin

08/25/2014: Hallin Marine completes mooring replacement on live FPSO in China

08/25/2014: ABS to class second-generation ultra-deepwater offloading unit

08/25/2014: ONS '14: Norway ponders dual challenges of energy and the environment

08/25/2014: ONS '14: Lloyd’s Register Energy launches new guidance for fire loadings and protection

08/25/2014: ONS '14: NPD core samples on show at ONS

08/25/2014: Brent, WTI prices reverse decline as Libya tensions persist

08/25/2014: Kvaerner to conduct wellhead platform study for Statoil

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