Persian Gulf


JDR Bags Safaniya Work From McDermott

Owned and operated by Saudi Aramco, Safaniya is the world’s largest offshore oil field located in the Persian Gulf.

May 15, 2018

Service Contracts , Technology

Schlumberger CEO Warns Of Tightening Oil Market

The company’s chief executive says more global E&P spending is needed to minimize an impending production deficit.

April 20, 2018

Field Development , Technology

Fugro Undertakes Marine, Land Surveys For UAE’s Hail, Ghasha Gas Development

Fugro has commenced a program of geophysical and geotechnical surveys for Artelia, Abu Dhabi as part of the Hail and Ghasha development, the company said on Jan. 18.

January 19, 2018


Jordan Develops Oil Shale Reserves To Slash Imports

Jordan enjoys significant reserves of oil shale, which underlie more than 70 percent of Jordanian territory.

December 28, 2017

Field Development , Technology

Total Returns To Iran With South Pars Agreement

The first part of the two-piece South Pars Phase 11 project in the Persian Gulf could cost about $2 billion.

November 8, 2016

Field Development

Abu Dhabi Turns Focus To Offshore

Abu Dhabi will look increasingly to the offshore as it bids to ramp up oil output to 3.5 MMbbl/d over the next five years from 2.7 MMbbl/d currently.

November 20, 2015