Public Capital , Deepwater

Talos Energy Achieves First Production at Tornado Attic Well

Talos Energy executed completion operations for the Tornado Attic well in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico’s Green Canyon area and achieved first production in mid-July.

July 27, 2021

Public Capital , Field Development , Deepwater

Shell Green-lights Giant Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Project

The deepwater development, named Whale, was discovered in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico’s Alaminos Canyon Block 773 by operator Shell and partner Chevron in 2017.

July 26, 2021

Deepwater , Subsea , Pipelines

Tackling the Issue of Pipeline Corrosion

The effects of corrosion can contribute between 3.5% and 5.2% of global GDP (i.e., between $285 billion and $439 billion annually on a global basis, calculated for 2020 GDP figures of $84.54 trillion U.S. dollars).

July 16, 2021


Top 12 Recent Gulf of Mexico Discoveries

July 2021: Kosmos Energy Upper Miocene Wells Hits 85 ft of Net Pay in Green Canyon Block 944

July 12, 2021

Deepwater , Subsea

Building the Next Generation of FPSOs

In recent years, advances in the design of rotating equipment packages have helped FPSO operators meet demanding targets for capex and opex, production uptime, safety and emissions.

July 1, 2021


Top 20 Cumulative Oil, Gas Producing Wells: Gulf of Mexico

Here are the latest top 20 cumulative oil- and gas-producing wells in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

July 1, 2021


Top 20 Field Reserves: Gulf of Mexico

Shell's Mars development and BP's Thunderhorse and Kaskida top the list when it comes to the highest field reserves. The fields are located in the Mississippi Canyon and Keathley Canyon blocks.

July 1, 2021

Field Development , Deepwater , Midstream

Williams Signs Deepwater Export Agreement for Gulf of Mexico Field

Williams said it reached an export agreement with Beacon Offshore and its co-owner for the Shenandoah deepwater oil field through its Discovery infrastructure in the central Gulf of Mexico.

June 17, 2021

Deepwater , Drilling , Completions

Newpark’s Drilling Fluid System Designed for Challenging Deepwater Operations

An integrated suite of fluid solutions successfully delivered objectives in a four-well ultradeepwater drilling and completion campaign in the Great White Frio development in the Gulf of Mexico. 

May 27, 2021

Business , Deepwater , Acquisitions & Divestitures

EnVen Energy Takes Over for BHP in Deepwater Gulf of Mexico Field

The transaction with private Houston-based operator EnVen Energy marks BHP’s exit from the Neptune Field in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico.

May 21, 2021