GOM

Technology

BHP Taps Doris For Trion Work In GoM

BHP Petroleum, a subsidiary of BHP Billiton Petróleo Operaciones de Mexico, S. De R. L. De C.V., has contracted Doris Inc. on Jan. 27 for the execution of engineer services for the SURF and export pipeline scopes of work of the Trion Project located in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM).

January 27, 2020

People , Exploration & Production

Talos Taps Former Anadarko Exec Bob Abendschein To Lead Operations

Talos Energy appointed Robert “Bob” Abendschein to head its operations as Stephen E. Heitzman, COO and one of the founders of the offshore focused E&P, resigns.

January 23, 2020

Subsea

Worley Wins FEED Contract For Total’s GoM North Platte Field

Worley has been awarded a FEED contract for Total E&P USA’s North Platte field development in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM), the company said on Jan. 23.

January 23, 2020

Public Capital , People , Exploration & Production

BP Appoints Murray Auchincloss As New Finance Chief

BP's finance chief Brian Gilvary is to step down in June after eight years in the role and will be replaced by a close ally of Bernard Looney who takes over as CEO next month.

January 21, 2020

People , Company Profiles , Exploration & Production

Tracy Krohn Profile: Driven

Tracy Krohn puts his money where his assets are ... in the oil patch, on the race track and in Hollywood.

January 21, 2020

Seismic

TerraSond Lands Seventh Consecutive NOAA Contract

TerraSond, an Acteon company, has been awarded a five-year IDIQ contract on Jan. 16 by the Hydrographic Surveys Division of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)’s National Ocean Service, Office of Coast Survey, to provide hydrographic surveying services in the U.S.

January 17, 2020

Trends

A&D Transactions From The Week Of Jan. 8, 2020

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the sale of Shell’s remaining Haynesville position plus the closing of Callon’s $2.7 billion merger with Carrizo Oil & Gas.

January 8, 2020

Deepwater

A Tale Of Two Provinces

Deepwater Gulf of Mexico is set for another year of record oil production while U.S. regulators explore ways to prevent the stranding of resources on the shelf.

January 6, 2020

Deepwater

Top 12 Recent Gulf of Mexico Discoveries

October 2019: Talos Hits 235-ft Pliocene Zone At Bullet Prospect Exploratory

January 3, 2020

Public Capital , Shelf , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Joint Ventures

Contango Oil & Gas Strikes JV Deal With Former Partner In US GoM

The original partnership in the late 1990s between Contango and Juneau Oil & Gas made several notable discoveries in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

December 20, 2019