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11/06/2014: Brent falls with WTI as Libya says Sharara field to restart

11/06/2014: BG Group official hired to head new UK oil-industry regulator

11/06/2014: Statoil suspends two new rigs on overcapacity

11/06/2014: Water Standard launches compact MDA technology for the oil & gas industry

11/06/2014: Crowley sells two Jones Act tankers to Kinder Morgan

11/06/2014: Zhejiang Shipbuilding completes delivery of 12 ULSTEIN designed PSVs

11/05/2014: Select Energy Services, X-Chem/Terra team up for oil wastewater treatment

11/05/2014: Denton fracing ban challenged in court

11/05/2014: Oil import drop to U.S. revealed by Louisiana as new truth

11/05/2014: Saudis go back to the future to take on U.S. shale rivals

11/05/2014: Pioneer Natural Resources aiming to divest Eagle Ford midstream operations

11/05/2014: BHP Billiton confirms Eagle Ford condensate exports

11/05/2014: OPEC's crude slumps below $80 for first time in four years

11/05/2014: Chesapeake boosts profit on rising output as oil prices plunge

11/05/2014: Brent falls to 4-year low amid OPEC cut doubts; WTI steady

11/05/2014: Tullow to stress existing finds over exploring after oil's crash

11/05/2014: Denton becomes first city in Texas to ban fracing

11/05/2014: CanElson signs five drilling rigs to long-term contracts

11/05/2014: Kety well in Poland disappoints San Leon

11/05/2014: RWE Dea Norge receives drilling permit for well 35/9-12 S from NPD

11/05/2014: Seadrill to sell ultra-deepwater drillship to Seadrill Partners

11/04/2014: Hercules Offshore to cut more than 300 offshore workers

11/04/2014: WGLC ’14: Female energy leaders see importance in initiative, authenticity

11/04/2014: Talisman slumps to 12-year low on possible North Sea writedowns

11/04/2014: Keystone XL pipeline costs rise to $8 billion, TransCanada says

11/04/2014: U.S. oil and gas industry employment increases 3.4% in 1H 2014

11/04/2014: ConocoPhillips wildcat comes up dry offshore Angola

11/04/2014: U.S. shale still robust at $80/bbl in sweet spots, GCA says

11/04/2014: Bibby Subsea invests in new Houston facility

11/04/2014: Tiger Offshore Rentals expands with acquisition of OAG

11/04/2014: U.S. oil falls to 3-year low on Saudi price cut as supply gains

11/04/2014: Norway excludes oil-industry tax breaks amid spending slump

11/04/2014: Touchstone announces signing of onshore exploration license

11/04/2014: SOCO EPC announces test results of Lidongo X Marine 101 well offshore Congo

11/04/2014: DSME names four new Songa Offshore semi-submersibles

11/04/2014: Pacific Radiance’s new offshore support vessel nets $70 million contract

11/04/2014: Aibel bags Goliat hook up contract

11/03/2014: Cummins launches QSK50 marine engine optimized for VSDE applications

11/03/2014: Saudi Arabia signals it will let oil slide further, FACTS says

11/03/2014: Churchill launches world's first hydraulic pipe recovery tool

11/03/2014: Jee to open Norway subsea engineering courses hub in 2015

11/03/2014: CGG announces major commitment to StagSeis program in Gulf of Mexico

11/03/2014: Texas RRC issues new rules for disposal wells

11/03/2014: Baker Hughes introduces 3D completion design software

11/03/2014: Oil sands crude to reach Gulf without Keystone XL, Alberta Premier says

11/03/2014: Statoil sees $200 billion in sales from Johan Sverdrup

11/03/2014: Hoegh LNG signs FSRU time charter contract with EGAS

11/03/2014: Det Norske announces successful appraisal of the Garantiana discovery

11/03/2014: CNOOC announces first oil from Golden Eagle Area Development

11/03/2014: Hoegh LNG awarded FSRU contract in Colombia

11/03/2014: Exoma withdraws from the Galilee JV

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