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Equinor To Shut Down Heimdal Platform After Incident

Norwegian oil and gas firm Equinor said on Nov. 29 it would start a controlled shutdown of its offshore Heimdal platform after two people were injured the previous day.

November 29, 2019

Public Capital , Earnings , Deepwater

Miner BHP Taps Oil, Gas For Growth After Shale Exit

Last year, BHP ended a massive loss-making seven-year foray into shale by selling most of its U.S. onshore shale oil and gas assets to BP for $10.5 billion.

November 11, 2019

Deepwater , Technology , Drilling

MPC In Narrow Pressure Windows

The use of managed pressure cementing delivers success in difficult deepwater wells.

November 1, 2019

Deepwater , Technology , Digital Oilfield , Subsea

Structural Integrity Management Data Help Decommissioning

A SIM system ensures that assumptions made in the design phase are safely controlled and managed throughout the life cycle of the structure.

November 1, 2019

Exploration & Production , Deepwater , Technology , Pressure Pumping , Subsea

Subsea Compression: Developing Solutions To Keep Gas Flowing

As oil and gas fields become depleted, energy companies are looking at how they can extend the life of operating fields, unlocking low-pressure reserves from reservoirs to maintain plateau production rates.

November 1, 2019

Deepwater

US Grants Two-Year Waiver To North Sea Field Partly Owned By Iran

The U.S. Treasury extended a licence for Serica Energy to operate the Rhum field in the North Sea which is 50% owned by Iran's national oil company, energy producer Serica said on Oct. 24.

October 24, 2019

Deepwater

Shell Aims To Operate Egypt Concessions In Second Half Of 2020

Royal Dutch Shell is aiming to start operating in its concession areas in Egypt in the second half of 2020, a senior executive said.

October 17, 2019

Deepwater , Drilling , Subsea

LLOG Exploration Orders Subsea Trees For Shenandoah Project In Deepwater GoM

LLOG Exploration Offshore has signed a subsea tree order with TechnipFMC on Oct. 15 for its Shenandoah project in deepwater of the Gulf of Mexico (GOM).

October 16, 2019

Private Equity , Deepwater , Trends

New King Of North Sea Takes On Total, BP

This year, Chrysaor, will, according to some estimates, be the biggest oil and gas producer in the North Sea, rivaling Total and BP.

October 13, 2019

Deepwater , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Chevron Buys 40% Stake In Three Mexico Deepwater Blocks From Shell

Chevron Corp. said on Oct. 4 it signed an agreement with a unit of Royal Dutch Shell to buy a 40% stake in three deepwater blocks in the Mexican Gulf that the Anglo-Dutch firm won in auctions under the nation's energy reform.

October 5, 2019