More Top Stories in Exporation & Production

Exxon Halts Activity at Texas Oilfield Site Following Worker Fatality

An employee of Axis Energy Services was killed in an accident at Exxon Mobil's East Texas oil drilling facility on Sept. 20.

September 26, 2022

US Drillers Add Oil Rigs for Second Consecutive Week: Baker Hughes

U.S. oil rigs rose three to 602 this week, while gas rigs fell two to 160. The total rig count fell in August and was on track to fall again in September after rising for a record 24 months in a row.

September 23, 2022

TechnipFMC Awarded Significant Subsea Contract for Shell's North Sea Development

TechnipFMC snagged its second large contract in recent weeks with an engineering, procurement, construction and installation contract from Shell.

September 23, 2022

US Plans to Hold Cook Inlet Drilling Auction in Alaska

The sale is among the concessions to the oil and gas sector included in U.S. President Joe Biden's new climate change law, the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA).

September 22, 2022

Talos Energy Snags EnVen for $1.1 Billion

Talos Energy’s acquisition of private operator EnVen Energy grows Talos’ deepwater Gulf of Mexico footprint with the company anticipating subsea tieback opportunities.

September 22, 2022

Britain Lifts Ban on Fracking for Shale Gas

A fracking ban that had been in place since 2019 was lifted due to Britain exploring any means "to realize any potential sources of domestic gas," according to Business and Energy Secretary Jacob Rees-Mogg.

September 22, 2022

Schlumberger, Aramco to Develop ‘Game-changing’ Digital Platform

Schlumberger and Aramco expect the proposed platform to enable companies in energy and hard-to-abate industrial sectors to collect, measure, report and verify emissions, while also evaluating different decarbonization pathways.

September 20, 2022

Equinor Sets the Stage for Atlantic Canada’s Low-carbon Future

Equinor establishes ambitious low-carbon goals for its deepwater Bay du Nord development in Atlantic Canada offshore Newfoundland.

September 20, 2022

Aquanauts En Route to Norway, Scotland, Gulf of Mexico

Space-age thinking makes it possible to control a subsea robot without an umbilical for subsea oil and gas inspection, maintenance and repair work.

September 20, 2022

E&P Highlights: Sept. 20, 2022

Here’s a roundup of the latest E&P headlines including a new EIS for a project in Australia to contract awards around the globe from the past week in the upstream oil and gas industry.

September 20, 2022