Deepwater

Public Capital , Deepwater , Acquisitions & Divestitures

W&T Offshore Acquires ConocoPhillips Deepwater Assets In US Gulf

The deal adheres to a plan W&T Offshore outlined earlier this year as necessary to drive increased shareholder value from acquisitions, says CEO Tracy W. Krohn.

December 12, 2019

Deepwater , Midstream

Genesis Energy Signs Deepwater GoM Transportation Agreements

Deals with Murphy Oil affect the Khaleesi / Mormont and Samurai field developments through the new King’s Quay floating production system.

December 11, 2019

Exploration & Production , Deepwater

Supermajors Add Muscle To Unlock Africa’s Potential

At the recent Africa Oil Week conference in Cape Town, South Africa, executives from four of the oil and gas supermajors discussed their plans for the continent with Hart Energy.

December 10, 2019

Public Capital , People , Deepwater

Tullow Oil CEO Resigns After Company Continues To Face Issues Offshore Ghana

Tullow Oil on Dec. 9 said its CEO Paul McDade has resigned and the oil and gas explorer also scrapped its dividends, as it continues to face issues at its fields in Ghana.

December 9, 2019

Deepwater

Australia's Woodside Petroleum Submits Final Plan For Senegal Oil Project

Australia's Woodside Petroleum on Tuesday said the final field development plan for the Sangomar oil field was submitted to Senegal government, a joint project owner, paving the way for partners to proceed with final investment decisions.

December 2, 2019

Deepwater

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