WorldOil First oil Another mixed outlook awaits the EandP sector Schlumberger deploys its DELFI cognitive EandP environment for Woodside Energy Woodside will leverage this secure cloud-based software environment to increase consistency, reduce study cycle time and foster innovation in its subsurface characterization and development activities. EIA: Australia is on track to become world’s largest LNG exporter Australia is on track to surpass Qatar as the world’s largest LNG exporter, according to Australia’s Department of Industry, Innovation, and Science (DIIS). Australia already surpasses Qatar in LNG export capacity and exported more LNG than Qatar in November 2018 and April 2019. Centurion wins work camp contract in Western Australia Centurion announced that its Accommodation and Modular Solutions (AMS) segment has secured an ongoing multimillion dollar contract with a new customer in Western Australia. McDermott and BHGE awarded contracts for Ichthys Gas Field Development McDermott International and Baker Hughes, a GE company announced contracts to provide a joint URF and SPS solution for the INPEX-operated Ichthys Liquefied Natural Gas field development, located off the northwest coast of Western Australia. The awards follow the completion of a front-end engineering and design competition and tender for the engineering, procurement, construction, installation scope by the companies. Santos gets nod for Australian onshore shale gas exploration Santos announced it has received approval for Australia’s first Environmental Management Plan to be awarded for onshore shale gas exploration in the Northern Territory since the moratorium was lifted in early 2018. MAN Energy Solutions awarded subsea compression FEED order MAN Energy was awarded a FEED contract for the Chevron-operated Jansz-Io field in Western Australia. Drilling advances New Zealand’s faux ban First LNG cargo shipped from Prelude FLNG TechnipFMC announces today that the first shipment of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) has sailed from Shell’s Prelude Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (FLNG) facility located 475 km North East of Broome in Western Australia. OPEC member fans out to Australia, Canada in global gas push Kuwait plans to boost production from Canadian shale deposits by two thirds and increase output of natural gas in Australia as the OPEC member ramps up efforts to find and develop overseas deposits of the fuel.