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Friday, October 2, 2015

On the road again: Why one of the US' largest oil producers saw car traffic drop

What will get North Dakota drivers back on the road? On Monday, the US Department of Transportation released its July 2015 Traffic Volume Trends, showing every state posting a year-over-year increase in vehicle miles traveled - except for one. Ironically, th ...

Rystad: Global liquids cost curve (October 2015)

The graph shows the costs curve for remaining discovered liquids resources as of 2015: crude oil, condensate and NGL. The curve is made up of over 20,000 unique assets by considering each asset's break-even price and remaining liquids resources. The resourc ...

PETRONAS appoints new members to the board

PETRONAS is pleased to announce the appointment of Tan Sri Zarinah Anwar and Dato' Sharifah Sofianny Syed Hussain as members of its Board. The Appointment of Tan Sri Zarinah and Dato' Sharifah took effect from 17 August 2015 and 1 October 2015 respectively. ...

Petrobras' pre-salt drilling confirms high quality oil potential in Carcará

Petrobras: The drilling of the third well in the Carcará area (Block BM-S-8) in the Santos Basin's ultra-deep waters has confirmed the light oil potential of pre-salt reservoirs. Well 3-SPS-104DA, informally known as Carcará Northwest, is within ...

Aker Solutions to provide subsea production system for Rotan Development in Malaysia

Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract from Murphy Sabah Oil Co., Ltd. (Murphy) to deliver the subsea production system for the Rotan deepwater natural gas development offshore Malaysia. The delivery includes hardware for four subsea wells, a hub manifold ...

Oil price, Kosmos, Sundry-Ophir-Andes-Sound-And finally...

Oil price The oil price had a topsy turvy day yesterday, partly caused by Hurricane Joaquin which first looked to be headed towards the Gulf of Mexico before heading offshore and up towards the East coast, no doubt we will see it in a few days. On the geopoli ...

Statoil enters UK licence for Alfa Sentral project

On 2 October 2015, Statoil acquired First Oil's 24% equity share in the UK licence for the Alfa Sentral field for USD 15 million. Alfa Sentral is a c.60 mmboe gas and condensate field planned to be developed as a tie-back to the existing infrastructure for S ...

Canacol Energy announces management changes

Canacol Energy Ltd. (TSX:CNE) (OTCQX:CNNEF) (BVC:CNEC) announces that Mr. Mark Holliday has elected to retire from the Corporation effective November 30, 2015 after 7 years as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Holliday will be replaced by Mr. Ravi Sharma effective ...

US Atlantic Coast crucial stronghold for rail and crude

Pipelines are chasing crude-by-rail shipments out of most US markets, but the Bakken-to-Atlantic-Coast route has managed to keep a hold on its market share, making the spread between domestic and international crudes more important than ever to profitability o ...

Andes Energia terminates joint venture in Brazil

Andes (AIM: AEN; BCBA: AEN), the Latin American E&P group, announces the termination of its joint venture agreement in Brazil. 'We have previously indicated that Brazil was not the focus of our development activities and we have now, mutually agreed with our ...

Magnolia Petroleum drilling ten new wells with Continental Resources in Oklahoma

Magnolia Petroleum Plc, the AIM quoted US onshore focused oil and gas exploration and production company, is pleased to announce it is participating alongside leading US onshore operator, Continental Resources, in the drilling of 10 new gas wells targeting the ...

Atlantic Petroleum announces September 2015 production

P/F Atlantic Petroleum (NASDAQ OMX COPENHAGEN: ATLA DKK & Oslo Stock Exchange: ATLA NOK) today announces that during the month of September, Atlantic Petroleum produced a net total of 33,000 barrels of oil equivalents (boe) from the Chestnut, Ettrick and Black ...

Lundin Petroleum resumes exploration drilling in Malaysia with the Mengkuang-1 well

Lundin Petroleum AB is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary Lundin Malaysia BV has resumed exploration drilling in Malaysia with the spud of Mengkuang-1 exploration well in license PM307, offshore Malaysia. The well will target hydrocarbons in ...

Maersk Oil to plug and abandon wildcat well 6406/6-4 S following minor condensate discovery

Maersk Oil Norway AS, operator of production licence 510, is about to complete drilling of wildcat well 6406/6-4 S. The well was drilled about 20 kilometres southwest of the Tyrihans field in the Norwegian Sea. The primary exploration target for the well was ...
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