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  1. ExxonMobil To Challenge Retroactive Changes To Guidance On Russian Sanctions

    ExxonMobil said today it has launched a legal challenge to a finding by the Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) that it violated U.S. sanctions against Russia in 2014 when the company followed authoritative and specific guidance from the Obama administration that OFAC retroactively changed a year later.

  2. Budong Budong Project Drilling Rig, Associated Equipment Ready For Transportation

    Sonoro Energy Ltd. (“Sonoro” or “the Company”) is pleased to report that the drilling rig and all associated services and equipment for its Budong Budong LG-1 Up-dip well in Indonesia have been scheduled to be transported by sea during the week of July 24, 2017.

  3. LAGCOE Organization Announces Topics Of Keynote Presentations At LAGCOE 2017

    LAGCOE, a nonprofit energy industry organization focused on educational programs and organizer of a leading technical exposition and conference, has announced the details of the opening and keynote presentations to be delivered at LAGCOE 2017, held October 24-26 in Lafayette, La., USA.

  4. API Applauds House Action To Bolster U.S. Energy Infrastructure, Promote Jobs

    API applauded action by the U.S. House of Representatives to approve legislation that would streamline the FERC permitting process for the construction and approval of natural gas pipelines.

  5. BCCK Holding Company Enters Into EPC Contract With Blue Mountain Midstream, LLC

    BCCK Holding Company (BCCK), a leader in engineering, procurement, fabrication and field construction services, has entered into an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract with Blue Mountain Midstream, LLC, for delivery of the Chisholm Trail Cryogenic Gas Plant in Oklahoma, U.S. Blue Mountain Midstream, previously LINN Midstream LLC, is a subsidiary of LINN Energy, Inc.

  6. ExxonMobil Acquires Interest In Acreage Offshore Suriname

    Exxon Mobil Corporation announced recently that its subsidiary ExxonMobil Exploration and Production Suriname B.V., along with co-venturers Hess and Statoil, signed a production sharing contract for Block 59 with Staatsolie Maatschappij Suriname N.V., the national oil company of Suriname.

  7. Calgon Carbon Responds To Recently Approved Amendment To The 2004 International Ballast Water Management Convention Implementation Schedule

    Calgon Carbon Corporation (NYSE: CCC) (Calgon Carbon or the Company) today announced its disappointment with an amendment made to the implementation schedule for ships to comply with the International Maritime Organization (IMO) 2004 International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments (the Convention) that was agreed to at the IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) meetings held last week in London, England. In summary, the amendment to the Convention

  8. Statoil Secures Drillship For Exploration Drilling In Brazil

    The agreement includes two contracts: Seadrill Offshore AS will provide the drillship West Saturn and Seadrill Serviços de Petroleo Limitada will provide services on board.

  9. IFC And Excelerate Energy Secure Financing For Bangladesh's First LNG Project To Expand Energy Access

    IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and Excelerate Energy Bangladesh Limited (Excelerate) are co-developing the Moheshkhali Floating LNG project – Bangladesh's first liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal.

  10. API: Oil And Natural Gas Drilling Sees 62 Percent Increase Over 2016 Levels

    API recently announced that estimated total wells drilled and completed in the second quarter of 2017 increased 62 percent compared to the second quarter of 2016.