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Petrobras, Keppel Shipyard Sign P-83 Construction Contract

Petrobras' "New Generation" platforms, including the P-83, will have high production capacity and incorporate carbon emissions reduction technology.

September 28, 2022

Shell, Exxon Mobil Launch sale of UK, Dutch North Sea Assets

Launched earlier this month, the sale comes after Shell and Exxon Mobil ran initial sales processes for their British and Dutch assets.

September 27, 2022

US Offshore Oil Output Drops as Hurricane Ian Takes Aim

Offshore oil and gas producers Chevron, BP, Occidental Petroleum and Hess on Sept. 26 said they had taken precautions ahead of Hurricane Ian’s arrival in the Gulf of Mexico.

September 27, 2022

AI, Biosurfactants Help Drain Oil Reservoirs

Two companies have developed new ESG-friendly EOR methods to help operators produce more barrels.

September 27, 2022

BP, Chevron Cut Offshore Oil Production Ahead of Hurricane Ian

Occidental Petroleum and Hess said they were implementing measures for facilities in the Gulf of Mexico. Murphy Oil and Equinor said they did not anticipate any impact to their operations, while Shell said it was closely monitoring the storm’s track.

September 26, 2022

Reliability Offshore at Forefront of Interior’s Well Control Rules

While the new well control rules proposed by the Interior’s Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) have a focus on offshore equipment reliability, some in the oil and gas industry deem the changes unneeded and pricey.

September 26, 2022

E&P Highlights: Sept. 26, 2022

Here’s a roundup of the latest E&P headlines, including a project approval off Equatorial Guinea and product announcements from the past week in the upstream oil and gas industry.

September 26, 2022

Dutch Limit Groningen Gas Production Despite Energy Crisis

The Groningen Field, operated by a joint venture of Shell and Exxon Mobil, still holds massive reserves of natural gas.

September 26, 2022

Norway Oil Safety Regulator Warns of Threats from Unidentified Drones

"We would urge increased vigilance, a review of emergency preparedness measures and incident response and information sharing," Norway's Petroleum Safety Authority warned in a letter to operators about unidentified drones flying over Norwegian oil and gas platforms.

September 26, 2022

QatarEnergy Signs Deal with TotalEnergies for North Field South Expansion

TotalEnergies CEO Patrick Pouyanne met with QatarEnergy CEO Saad al-Kaabi to sign a deal for the North Field South.

September 26, 2022