Investment , Deepwater , Subsea

Gulf of Mexico: The Water’s Fine

Historic service cost lows and fewer barriers to entry could trigger investment back into the U.S. Gulf of Mexico … even at $30 oil.

May 19, 2020

Reservoir Evaluation , Deepwater , Enhanced Oil Recovery , Seismic

SpotLight’s ‘Underground Alarm System’ Reimagines Subsurface Monitoring for Oilfield Operations

The 4D solution offers oil and gas operators keen seismic monitoring of subsurface movements from a single source and a single receiver, SpotLight CEO Habib Al Khatib said in this exclusive interview.

May 4, 2020


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.

May 1, 2020


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.

May 1, 2020


Top 12 Recent Gulf Of Mexico Discoveries

March 2020: Mississippi Canyon Block Discovery 726 Encounters 191 ft Of Miocene Pay

May 1, 2020

Deepwater , Subsea

Deepwater Horizon: Safety Advances a Decade Later

Marine Well Containment Co.—established in the aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon disaster—has designed a comprehensive emergency response program to contain compromised deepwater wells in the Gulf of Mexico.

April 23, 2020

Deepwater , Technology

Weatherford Marks Three Deepwater Firsts Offshore Brazil

Weatherford developed the integrated completion solution to install downhole equipment for an operator offshore Brazil, saving the operator 27.5 hours of deepwater rig time.

April 17, 2020

Public Capital , Deepwater , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Chevron Closes $1.6 Billion Sale of Stake in Giant Azeri Oil Field

MOL Plc, a Hungarian multinational oil and gas company, agreed to buy the asset, which consisted of Chevron’s nonoperating interests in the largest oil field in the Azerbaijan sector of the Caspian Basin.

April 16, 2020

Deepwater , Midstream

Genesis Energy Inks Deepwater GoM Transportation Agreements

The Tarantula Platform, located in South Timbalier block 308, has the capability to process up to 25,000 barrels per day of oil from the Katmai field development.

April 13, 2020

Deepwater , Drilling

Case Study: Weatherford Provides Fresh Approach for Ultradeep Gulf of Mexico Well

Fourteen days and $14 million saved by sidetracking from a collapsed expandable liner using an off-the-shelf casing-exit system by Weatherford in an ultradeep Gulf of Mexico well.

March 23, 2020