Current Headlines

  1. Aquaterra Energy Announces Equinor Work For Johan Sverdrup
    6/26/2018

    Aquaterra Energy, a leader in global offshore engineering solutions, has been selected by Equinor to deliver early well construction operations, via its Well Start solution, for the Johan Sverdrup field.

  2. ExxonMobil’s XTO Energy Announces Progress On Methane Emissions Reduction Program
    6/25/2018

    ExxonMobil subsidiary XTO Energy Inc. recently said it has reduced methane emissions from its operations by 9 percent since 2016, demonstrating significant progress in its methane emissions reduction program and other initiatives.

  3. USGS Estimates Oil And Gas In Texas’ Eagle Ford Group
    6/25/2018

    The Eagle Ford Group of Texas contains estimated means of 8.5 billion barrels of oil, 66 trillion cubic feet of natural gas, and 1.9 billion barrels of natural gas liquids, according to a new assessment by the U.S. Geological Survey. This estimate consists of undiscovered, technically recoverable resources in continuous accumulations.

  4. Eni Announces A New Oil Discovery Offshore Angola
    6/25/2018

    Eni announces a new oil discovery in Block 15/06, in the Kalimba exploration prospect, in Angola’s deep offshore. The new discovery is estimated to contain between 230 and 300 million barrels of light oil in place.

  5. Associated Resources, Inc. Opens New Houston Facility
    6/25/2018

    Associated Resources, Inc. (ARI), an oil and gas outsourcing company, has opened a new facility in Houston. The facility’s operations include administration of oil and gas accounting, division orders and lease records.

  6. CORTEC Introduces New CRV26 Pressure Relief Valve
    6/25/2018

    CORTEC, a leading manufacturer of high quality API chokes, valves and manifolds, has introduced its new CRV26 Pressure Relief Valve (PRV).

  7. Oasis Petroleum Signs Agreements To Divest Of Certain Williston Basin Assets
    6/25/2018

    Oasis Petroleum Inc. has signed two separate purchase and sale agreements to sell an estimated 4.4 thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day ("mboepd") of net production and approximately 65,000 net acres of non-core assets in the Williston Basin for $283 million.

  8. Maersk Drilling Extends Contract With Brunei Shell Petroleum By 2.5 Years
    6/25/2018

    Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract extension for the jack-up rig Maersk Convincer by Brunei Shell Petroleum (BSP).

  9. Methane-Producing Microbial Communities Found In Fracking Wells
    6/25/2018

    Deep in the rocky earth, in the liquid-filled cracks created by fracking, lives a community of highly interactive microbes – one that could at once have serious implications for energy companies, human health and scientists investigating the potential for life on Mars.

  10. Tartaruga Verde Field In Campos Basin Starts Production
    6/25/2018

    Petrobras informs that last Friday, 06/22/2018, it started production of Tartaruga Verde field, in deep waters of Campos Basin, by means of FPSO Cidade de Campos dos Goytacazes.