WorldOil Canadian Oil Sands seeks white knight as Suncor closes in on bid Suncor Energy Inc.’s battle for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd. is getting more crowded. Lundin’s Selada wildcat disappoints offshore Malaysia Lundin Malaysia, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lundin Petroleum, has completed the Selada-1 exploration well in Block PM308A, offshore Malaysia. Wood Group wins $90-million contract in Iraq Wood Group has won a new contract worth approximately $90 million to deliver services to one of the blue-chip international oil companies (IOC) in Iraq. Bankers Petroleum bags Hungarian exploration block Bankers Petroleum has announced a successful bid, in the third Hungarian bid round, for the Püspökladány Block (Block "P"), within the Pannonian basin, in north eastern Hungary. Katalyst Data Management enters Australia, awarded major seismic data project Mere months since their market entry into the Asia-Pacific, Katalyst Data Management, through its Australian subsidiary KDM SpectrumData, has taken on a major oil and gas seismic data management project for the Geological Survey of Queensland and the Department of Natural Resources and Mines in Australia. eDrilling opens new office in Singapore eDrilling, a provider of drilling and well performance solutions, has announced the opening of a wholly owned subsidiary, eDrilling APAC, Inc., in Singapore. Aberdeen-based IMES invests in inspection technology IMES has invested $75,387 (£50,000) in new technology, expanding its existing service offering for clients in the oil and gas industry. Wärtsilä Ship Design to supply design for offshore vessel conversion Dutch ship owner C-Bed has contracted Wärtsilä Ship Design to supply the design for rebuilding its Seismic Survey Vessel, the 'Viking II', for use as a hotel vessel. U.S. drillers idle 13 more rigs: Baker Hughes HOUSTON – Drillers in the U.S. idled 13 more rigs this week, according to the latest data released by Baker Hughes in advance of the Thanksgiving holiday. According to the service provider, the number of oil-directed rigs has now fallen for 12 of the past 13 weeks. Oil declines after U.S. crude stockpiles advance in ninth week Oil retreated after a government report showed that U.S. crude, gasoline and distillate fuel stockpiles increased. Crude storage tanks nearing their brim spur ‘super contango’ Surging U.S. crude stockpiles that have filled storage tanks near capacity are widening the discount on immediate oil deliveries.