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Kreuz Subsea, Seamec consortium mobilize Kreuz Glorious for two-year ONGC project

Global integrated subsea services business, Kreuz Subsea and consortium partner Seamec Ltd, have successfully completed the mobilization of the Kreuz Glorious vessel to commence a two-year project with India’s Oil & Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC).

KG basin will play crucial role in India natural gas move

At a time when production at traditional offshore assets on the west coast is set to decline over the next decade, the upcoming deepwater and ultra-deepwater projects in the Krishna-Godavari (KG) basin at the Bay of Bengal will play a crucial role in India’s move towards a natural gas-based economy.

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Michele Cowart, World Oil

Norway’s largest and longest pipeline, laid by the vessel Saipem Castorone, has reached Johan Sverdrup field.

BHGE, McDermott, LTHE awarded contract for ONGC's largest deepwater project

Baker Hughes, a GE company, McDermott International, Inc. and L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering (LTHE), a subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro (NSE: LT), were awarded the subsea contract for India’s Oil & Natural Gas Corporation’s (ONGC) largest deepwater project, the development of block DWN-98/2 in the Krishna Godavari basin.

Regional Report: India

Michele Cowart, World Oil

Over the next 30 years, India is predicted to be one of the world’s fastest-growing economies.

ONGC $1.6-billion stake sale is said to face subsidy hurdle

India’s efforts to sell a $1.6-billion stake in Oil & Natural Gas Corp. (ONGC) has run into concerns that government policies on fuel pricing would weigh on the state-run explorer’s share price, according to people with knowledge of the situation.

Wavefront commences powerwave operations in India

Wavefront Technology Solutions Inc., the advanced IOR and EOR company, has commenced the previously announced powerwave well stimulation campaign in India.

Cairn, Vedanta award EOR contract to BHGE for India's Rajasthan area

Baker Hughes, a GE company, has been awarded a development contract by Cairn Oil & Gas, Vedanta Limited to construct approx. 300 new wells and deploy a chemical EOR program aimed at increasing production from the Rajasthan area.

U.S. selling more oil to India, Iran’s biggest customer

One of Iran’s biggest oil customers is buying more U.S. crude as President Donald Trump sticks to his pledge to squeeze the Persian Gulf nation’s energy trade.

U.S. oil sellers may look to India as tariff war with China escalates

American oil producers may find a new friend in India as they brace for a trade war with China that could curb U.S. shipments.

India has "Plan D" for Iran oil as Trump adds sanction pressure

One of Iran’s biggest oil buyers said it has enough alternative sources of crude to replace any supplies cut off by U.S. sanctions on the Persian Gulf state -- even if shipments stop completely.

India hunting for shorter LNG deals with import demand doubling

The good news for global natural gas exporters is that India’s largest utility is hunting for new supplies to import. The bad: It’s seeking shorter deals than have been traditional in the past.

China and India want to buy more U.S. oil to counter OPEC

Two of Asia’s largest crude buyers are considering teaming up to buy U.S. supplies and counter OPEC’s dominance in the world’s biggest oil market.

ONGC moves 29 offshore rigs ahead of Indian monsoon season

The Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) has successfully moved 29 mobile offshore drilling rigs prior to the Indian monsoon season.

Once cash rich, India's demands erode 90% of ONGC's warchest

India’s Oil and Natural Gas Corp., which once had $4.3 billion of funds, is now bleeding cash.

Indian Essar Oil Limited rebrands as Nayara Energy Limited

Indian Essar Oil Limited has been rebranded as Nayara Energy Limited. The decision was finalized at an extraordinary general meeting of its shareholders.

India vows to ignore Trump's sanctions and continue Iran imports

President Donald Trump may have ordered the re-imposition of sanctions on Iran, but one of Asia’s biggest oil importers -- and a strategic partner of the U.S. -- plans on ignoring them.

Oilex issues default notice regarding India's Cambay

Oilex Ltd. has advised that it has issued an Event of Default Notice (EoD Notice) to GSPC regarding the Cambay PSC (Cambay) in the amount of equivalent $3,054,832.

India's oil demand surges for eighth straight month in April

India’s oil consumption surged 4.5% in April as industrial activity gathered pace in Asia’s third-largest economy and sales of trucks and buses soared.

Bubbling crude prices spell triple-whammy setback for India

The surge in oil prices couldn’t have come at a worse time for India.