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Sentinel Midstream plans deepwater crude oil export facility near Freeport, Texas

Sentinel Midstream has announced its planned development of Texas GulfLink, a proposed Deepwater Crude Oil Export Terminal, located near Freeport, Texas

EMGC 2019 to deliver updates, outlooks from Eastern Mediterranean operators

Emily Querubin, World Oil

The Eastern Mediterranean Gas Conference (EMGC) is gearing up for another must-attend event in Cyprus.

ConocoPhillips’ Greg Leveille sees rapid trajectory of technical advancement continuing

Kurt Abraham, World Oil

In an exclusive interview with World Oil Editor-in-Chief Kurt Abraham, ConocoPhillips Chief Technology Officer Greg Leveille discusses the technical issues facing global E&P, particularly as relates to the many U.S. unconventional plays

Neptune Energy awarded oil exploration license in Egypt

Neptune Energy has today been awarded an operated oil exploration license in the North West El Amal offshore concession in Egypt by the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation.

What's new in exploration

William (Bill) Head, Contributing Editor

The status of airguns and alternatives

World of oil and gas

Emily Querubin, World Oil

The Huizhou 32-5 oil field comprehensive adjustment/Huizhou 33-1 oil field joint development project reportedly started production.

Equinor has dry well in the southeastern Barents Sea

Wildcat well 7132/2-1 was drilled about 109 mi (175 km) north of Vardø, in the southeastern part of the Barents Sea.

Ampelmann opens office in Sakhalin, expands its reach in the Russian market

Dutch offshore service provider Ampelmann has opened a new office in Sakhalin, Russia, in a move to expand its presence in the local market.

Transocean Ltd. has provided quarterly fleet status report

Transocean Ltd. has issued a quarterly Fleet Status Report that provides the current status of, and contract information for, the company’s fleet of offshore drilling rigs.

Egypt dangles incentives to draw more oil, gas investors

Egypt is finalizing details of a new type of oil and gas contract to attract even more foreign investment than the $10 billion already coming into its energy industry this year.

CGG, TGS to conduct Greater Castburg survey

CGG and TGS announce the Greater Castberg TopSeis survey in the Barents Sea. The survey is 5,000 km2, and will be acquired and processed with the latest developments of CGG’s TopSeis acquisition and imaging technology.

Petrofac secures UK well service agreement

Petrofac secures UK well service agreement

Tata Steel makes key appointment to support business growth

Tata Steel has announced a key appointment as the company looks to maximize on an upturn in its oil and gas activity.

Shell has extended PD&MS's EPC modifications contract

PD&MS has won a two-year contract extension with Shell UK, extending an existing partnership through to April 2021, and securing in the region of 50 full time jobs.

India set to hold third oil, gas block auction under new policy

India announced a third round of auctions in a year for oil and gas blocks under a more liberal policy, targeting to raise as much as $700 million in exploration investments as the country seeks to cut its reliance on imports.

BLM makes record-breaking $1 billion from O&G lease sales

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has announced that 2018 was a record year for oil and natural gas lease sales – generating more than $1 billion – an amount that was nearly equal to the BLM’s budget for Fiscal Year 2018.

StormGeo, DNV GL merge to create fleet performance management solution

StormGeo and DNV GL have announced that they have signed an agreement to consolidate their fleet performance solutions under one banner.

Equinor increases 2018 earnings, eyes offshore U.S.

"In 2018 we sanctioned seven new projects, which will deliver more than 1 Bbbl of resources to Equinor at an average break-even price of $14 and very low CO2 emissions."

BHGE AM: SeaLytics offers real-time monitoring insights to enhance operator performance

Baker Hughes, a GE company’s oilfield equipment business works together with customers to maintain well performance by maintaining equipment performance.

LAGCOE 2019 issues call for speakers

The LAGCOE 2019 Conference Committee is now accepting speaker applications for consideration for its biennial conference and exposition to be held Oct. 9-11, 2019 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, La.