Business Wire

  1. New ExxonMobil Project Commercializes Natural Gas Liquids In Nigeria
    7/29/2008
    Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) announced that its affiliate has commenced operations of a $1.3 billion project in Nigeria to produce and sell natural gas liquids, providing a new source of energy and economic benefits while reducing environmental impacts
  2. Emvelco Announces That Subsidiary Davy Crockett Gas Company Hits Gas From Drilling Of First Well
    7/27/2008
    Emvelco Corp. (OTCBB:EMVL) announced this week that the first well drilled by its wholly owned subsidiary, Davy Crockett Gas Company, LLC (the “Company”) in collaboration as a joint venture with Vortex Ocean One, LLC (as reported by the Company on Form 8–K on July 8, 2008), has successfully hit natural gas at a depth of 4,783 feet
  3. Solar Power Helps Protect PSE’s Natural Gas System
    7/25/2008
    Puget Sound Energy (utility subsidiary of Puget Energy (NYSE:PSD)) earlier this month added two new solar-powered systems to dozens installed since 1984 that help protect the utility’s underground natural gas system in Western Washington
  4. Kentucky USA Energy, Inc. Announces Drilling Update
    7/24/2008
    Kentucky USA Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: KYUS), an early stage natural gas exploration and production company, announced today that the drilling contractor for the Company’s initial wells has moved a second drilling rig onto the Company’s second well, Hunter Wells #1 location and has spud-in
  5. MIS Awarded $335M Contract To Build Two New Offshore Jack-Up Drilling Rigs
    7/24/2008
    UAE-based Maritime Industrial Services Co. Ltd. Inc. (OSE:MIS) continues the success in its new-build programme with the signing of rig-building contracts worth US$335m for the detail design and construction of two offshore jack-up drilling rigs for Mosvold Middle East Jackup (MEJU)
  6. BHP Billiton’s Neptune Project Reaches Full Oil Capacity
    7/24/2008
    BHP Billiton announced today that its Neptune Tension Leg Platform (TLP) in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, which began production on July 6, has five of six wells on line and has already ramped up the oil production to full design capacity of 50,000 barrels of oil per day
  7. Técnicas Reunidas Group Selects Intergraph As Preferred Enterprise Engineering Software Provider
    7/23/2008
    Técnicas Reunidas Group, Spain’s largest engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company dedicated to the oil and gas, refining, petrochemical, energy and infrastructure industries, has chosen the Intergraph® SmartPlant® Enterprise solutions suite and signed a long-term software agreement for its engineering design and data management projects
  8. Shaw Awarded Process Technology Package For World’s Largest Residue Fluid Catalytic Cracking Unit
    7/21/2008
    The Shaw Group Inc. (NYSE: SGR) announced today that its Energy & Chemicals Group has been selected to provide engineering services and licensing for its proprietary Residue Fluid Catalytic Cracking (RFCC) technology to Abu Dhabi Oil Refining Company
  9. GRT, Inc. Announces It Has Entered Into An Agreement For The Further Development Of Technology For Natural Gas Conversion To Liquid Fuels
    7/21/2008
    GRT, Inc., a Delaware corporation, announced today that it has entered into agreements with Marathon GTF Technology, Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Marathon Oil Corporation, to cooperate on the advancement of technology for the conversion of natural gas into transportation fuels
  10. EXCO Resources, Inc. Announces Acquisition Of Natural Gas Properties In East Texas
    7/15/2008
    EXCO Resources, Inc. (NYSE:XCO) today announced it has closed an acquisition of producing oil and natural gas properties, acreage and other assets in Gregg, Rusk, and Upshur Counties, Texas for approximately $252 million from private sellers, subject to customary post-closing purchase price adjustments