WorldOil LetterOne closes RWE Dea deal The LetterOne Group and RWE AG have completed RWE’s sale of RWE Dea AG to LetterOne. Tullow Oil drops on concern Ghana dispute may halt activity Tullow Oil Plc, an energy explorer in Africa, fell to a one-month low in London trading after saying Ghana could be ordered to suspend drilling in an offshore area where it operates. Statoil chooses Allseas vessel to install Johan Sverdrup topsides Oil drops as gain in Saudi Arabian output boosts OPEC production Oil fell after the first monthly gain since June as Saudi Arabia stepped up production, lifting OPEC’s output beyond its collective quota for a ninth month. Wood Group Kenny appoints new CEO ABERDEEN, United Kingdom -- Wood Group Kenny (WGK) has appointed Bob MacDonald as CEO, effective April 6. MacDonald moves into the role from his position as WGK regional director for the North Sea. Maersk nets contract for ultra-deepwater drillship Maersk Voyager Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract from Eni Ghana Exploration and Production Ltd., an Eni subsidiary, for employment of the newbuild drillship Maersk Voyager. Kosmos Energy wildcat disappoints offshore Morocco Kosmos Energy’s CB-1 exploration well, in the Cap Boujdour permit area offshore Western Sahara, has encountered hydrocarbons. The well penetrated approximately 14 m of net gas and condensate pay in clastic reservoirs over a gross hydrocarbon bearing interval of approximately 500 m. The discovery is non-commercial, and the well will be plugged and abandoned. Gassco assumes operatorship for Knarr gas pipeline Gassco has taken over as operator of the Knarr pipeline, which will transport rich gas to the Shell-Esso Gas and Liquids (Segal) system and St Fergus in Scotland. CGG kicks off Davros survey in Northern Carnarvon basin CGG has started acquiring the Davros 3D BroadSeis and BroadSource multi-client survey in the Northern Carnarvon basin on the North West Shelf of Western Australia. Otto Energy to farm-in with 15% stake in SC55; hires Maersk Venturer drillship PERTH, Australia -- Otto Energy Philippines, a subsidiary of Otto Energy, has signed a farm-in agreement with Red Emperor Resources to earn a 15% working interest in SC55, offshore the Philippines. RWE plans to close sale of Dea unit to LetterOne RWE, Germany’s second-largest utility, said it will proceed with the sale of its oil and gas unit to a Russian billionaire on Mar. 02 and may buy back the U.K. business should the new owner face sanctions.