Latin America & Caribbean

Field Development , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

Shell Pushes LNG Strategy Forward with Barracuda First Gas

Barracuda is Shell’s first greenfield project in Trinidad and Tobago and one of its largest in the country since its BG Group acquisition.

July 22, 2021

International , Midstream

WhiteWater Midstream Responds to ‘Explicit Threats’ from Mexican Utility

Mexican state-owned utility’s criminal investigation targeting WhiteWater could have a chilling effect on other U.S. energy companies looking at opportunities in the country.

July 20, 2021

Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (July 16, 2021)

Eagle Ford Shale and Austin Chalk wells completed by EOG Resources at a single wellpad in Webb County, Texas, plus a Niobrara venture in the Powder River Basin announced by Devon Energy top this week’s oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world.

July 16, 2021

Midstream

Dallas-based Energy Transfer Eyes International Expansion with Panama Deal

Energy Transfer Executive Chairman Kelcy Warren met with Panama President Laurentino Cortizo Cohen to sign a memorandum of understanding to study the feasibility of joint participation in a proposed Trans-Panama Gateway Pipeline project.

July 14, 2021

Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (July 9, 2021)

A Beacon Offshore completion in the Gulf of Mexico, high-volume Haynesville discoveries, Big Horn Basin development test planned in Wyoming plus results from two Bone Spring wells from EOG in the Permian Basin top this week’s oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world.

July 9, 2021

Construction

Panama Announces Plans for $1 Billion Natural Gas Plant

Gatun plant will be located near the Port of Colón

June 2, 2021

Reservoir Evaluation , Energy Transition , Shale Plays , Enhanced Oil Recovery , Seismic

Colorado School of Mines Hosts Spring 2021 Reservoir Characterization Project

The Spring 2021 meeting of the Colorado School of Mines’ Reservoir Characterization Project featured field projects around the globe including a Permian Basin project operated by Apache.

May 14, 2021

Field Development

BHP Reports First Oil Production at Ruby Project in Trinidad and Tobago

The development is expected to produce 16,000 gross barrels of oil per day after completion, the company said in a statement.

May 5, 2021

Exploration & Production , Natural Gas

Brazil’s Petrobras to Offer Gas Contracts Tied to US Henry Hub Benchmark

Petrobras will start offering contracts backed by the U.S. Henry Hub reference price, in addition to contracts indexed to the international Brent oil benchmark, the company said in a statement.

May 4, 2021

Trade , International , Tankers

Mexico Port Works on US-Sanctioned Cuban Tankers that Carry Venezuelan Oil

Work on the tankers could potentially violate sanctions on Venezuela, lawyers say.

April 30, 2021