Posts In Category

Middle East and Africa

image (1) (4)
Company NewsMiddle East and Africa

September 7, 2017 Statoil has acquired participating interests in two additional offshore frontier blocks, including one operatorship. Statoil has completed a transaction with ExxonMobil Exploration and Production South Africa Limited (ExxonMobil), acquiring a 35% interest in Exploration Right 12/3/252 Transkei-Algoa. Operator ExxonMobil retains 40% interest, while Impact Africa holds 25%.The

Read More
oag-standard-pic-3
Company NewsMiddle East and Africa

Aug 23, 2017 The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd joint venture has started production at Gbaran-Ubie Phase 2, a key project in Nigeria’s Niger Delta region. Phase 2 follows the success of the first phase of the Gbaran-Ubie integrated oil and gas development, which was commissioned in June

Read More
shutterstock_127503533
AsiaAustralasiaCompany NewsEuropeMiddle East and AfricaUS

2017/08/21 Total is pleased to announce that the Boards of Total and A.P. Møller – Mærsk have both approved the acquisition of 100% of the equity of the E&P company Maersk Oil & Gas A/S (Maersk Oil), a wholly owned subsidiary of A.P. Møller – Mærsk A/S, by Total in

Read More
oag-standard-pic-3
Company NewsMiddle East and Africa

August 17, 2017   KBR, Inc. (NYSE: KBR) announced today it has been awarded pre-front end engineering design (FEED) and project support services contracts by BP for the development of the Tortue / Ahmeyim field offshore Mauritania and Senegal. Under KBR’s global services agreement with BP, KBR has won these

Read More
shutterstock_127503533
Company NewsMiddle East and Africa

August 7 2017   The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced, today, it is in advanced discussions with more than a dozen potential partners who have expressed a significant interest in the offshore concession, currently operated by the Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company (ADMA-OPCO) that expires next March. The

Read More
156201LOGO
Company NewsMiddle East and Africa

July 31, 2017 Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) today announced that it had finalized two agreements with the Government of Mozambique – together known as the “marine concessions”  – which would allow it to design, build and operate the marine facilities for its LNG project in northern Mozambique. This follows

Read More
Essar_Projects_Coke_Drum_Structure_Packages_BPCL
Company NewsMiddle East and Africa

24 July 2017 Essar Projects India Ltd. (EPIL), a leading EPC contractor, today announced the successful testing and commissioning of the Coke Drum Structure Package (CDSP) for Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited’s Kochi Refinery (BPCL-KR). The contract value of this package is Rs. 645 crores. Essar Projects commissions Coke Drum Structure

Read More
Image 3
Company NewsMiddle East and Africa

Market-Moving, International Oil and Gas Event is Premier Industry Platform for Minister-to-Global Business Leader Dialogue  Record Number of Expert Submissions to Technical Conference; Programme Underlines Abu Dhabi’s Leadership in Energy World Abu Dhabi, UAE – 16 July 2017 – An unprecedented number of opportunities for Minister-to-global business leader strategic dialogue,

Read More
qatar petroleum
AsiaCompany NewsMiddle East and Africa

4th July 2017 Qatar Petroleum announced its intention to raise Qatar’s LNG production from 77 million to 100 million tons per year. The new additional volumes will be secured by doubling the size of the new gas project in the southern sector of the North Field, which Qatar Petroleum had

Read More
oag-standard-pic-3
Company NewsMiddle East and Africa

June 29, 2017   Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), FIRST Exploration & Production (First E&P) and Schlumberger signed today a tripartite agreement for development of the Anyala and Madu fields under OML 83 and OML 85, offshore Nigeria. Under the agreement, Schlumberger will contribute the required services in kind and

Read More