http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil First oil https://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2019/september-2019/columns/first-oil Another mixed outlook awaits the EandP sector Oil majors reluctant to place bets on aging North Sea, as output descends https://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2019/august-2019/features/oil-majors-reluctant-to-place-bets-on-aging-north-sea-as-output-descends Since the 1960s, the North Sea has remained a highly sought-after region for oil and gas EandP. Achilles launches 6,000 member oil and gas supplier network for Europe https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/8/6/achilles-launches-6-000-member-oil-and-gas-supplier-network-for-europe Achilles Information, a supply chain risk and performance management provider, has launched the most comprehensive supplier network available for the oil and gas industry: Oil and Gas Europe. ION aligns with Danish Energy Agency on new 3D reimaging program offshore Denmark https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/30/ion-aligns-with-danish-energy-agency-on-new-3d-reimaging-program-offshore-denmark ION Geophysical announced a new 3D multi-client reimaging program offshore Denmark, aligned with the Danish Energy Agency's objective to boost exploration activity by providing a modern, affordable 3D depth-imaged data set. Neptune Energy to acquire interests in German fields from Wintershall Dea https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/29/neptune-energy-to-acquire-interests-in-german-fields-from-wintershall-dea Neptune Energy has agreed to acquire interests in certain oil and gas fields in Emsland and the Grafschaft Bentheim region in Germany from Wintershall Dea. UK warship arrives to protect Hormuz as Seoul mulls deployment https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/29/uk-warship-arrives-to-protect-hormuz-as-seoul-mulls-deployment Efforts to secure safe passage through the Strait of Hormuz are ramping up as the UK said a second warship arrived in the area and South Korea may deploy its own unit as part of a multinational force. Aker BP completes drilling of wildcat northeast of the North Sea's Alvheim field https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/23/aker-bp-completes-drilling-of-wildcat-northeast-of-the-north-seas-alvheim-field Aker BP ASA, operator of production license 442, has completed the drilling of wildcat well 25/2-21 (Liatårnet). New CEO appointed at EnerMech https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/17/new-ceo-appointed-at-enermech EnerMech, the Aberdeen-headquartered provider of specialist services to the energy and infrastructure sectors, has today announced that John Guy has been appointed as CEO, succeeding company founder Doug Duguid, who will assume the role of deputy chairman. Turkey scoffs at EU rebuke, vows to keep drilling off Cyprus https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/16/turkey-scoffs-at-eu-rebuke-vows-to-keep-drilling-off-cyprus Turkey rebuffed measures by the EU and vowed to go ahead with its exploration in a growing dispute with EU member Cyprus. Improved reservoir recovery anticipated for Norway’s Gudrun field with new investment https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/16/improved-reservoir-recovery-anticipated-for-norway-s-gudrun-field-with-new-investment The Gudrun partners have decided to invest in a water injection plant on the Gudrun field to improve reservoir recovery. This will extend the field life by three years compared to the original plan.