BSEE, NOAA Study Oil Spill Remote Sensing Systems

BSEE, NOAA Study Oil Spill Remote Sensing Systems

In an effort to enhance the ability to detect and measure oil spills offshore, the Bureau of Safety and ...

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Noble Starts Up Gunflint (GoM)

Noble Starts Up Gunflint (GoM)

Noble Energy has started production at the company’s Gunflint oil development in the deepwater Gulf of ...

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ExxonMobil Confirms Oil Discovery Off Guyana

ExxonMobil Confirms Oil Discovery Off Guyana

ExxonMobil confirmed the discovery of oil from Liza-2 well, the second exploration well in the Stabroek block ...

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GE Oil & Gas Introduces New Subsea Connector

GE Oil & Gas Introduces New Subsea Connector

GE Oil & Gas has completed the qualification of its upgraded 36 kV high voltage wet mate connector. Mecon WM ...

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Glomar Offshore and GEOxyz Team Up

Glomar Offshore and GEOxyz Team Up

Dutch company Glomar Offshore has signed a strategic partnership agreement with Belgium-based GEOxyz. Under the ...

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Scientists Study Oil Spill Effects on Deep Sea Ecosystems

MAC-EXP device

Scientists from the University of Aberdeen are due to sail to the North Atlantic to test research equipment that ...

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Briggs Gets Oil Spill Lead Contract for BP's FPS

Briggs Gets Oil Spill Lead Contract for BP's Forties Pipeline

Briggs Environmental Services has received a five-year contract from BP to act as its oil spill lead across the ...

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BP Extends Operating Life of Ula Oil Export Pipeline

Ula facilities, Photo:BP

BP has received consent to extend the operating life of the Ula oil export pipeline. BP Norge (BP) is the operator ...

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Schlumberger Cuts More Jobs, Sees Profit Halved

Schlumberger Profit Drops

Oilfield services major, Schlumberger, has seen its profit reduced by almost 50 per cent as the company experienced ...

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Oil Flows from ExxonMobil’s Julia Field in GoM

Oil Flows from ExxonMobil's Julia Field in GoM

Oil production has started at the Julia oil field in the Gulf of Mexico, ExxonMobil announced. The first production ...

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First Oil Flows from Solan Field Off UK

Arrival and ffloading of Solan subsea oil storage tank in Lerwick Harbour.

Premier Oil achieved first oil from the Solan field on April 12, 2016. The Solan field, located in the UK sector of ...

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Oil Removal Ops Start on Sunken Sea Worker

Oil Removal Ops Start on Sunken Sea Worker

Operations on the removal of diesel oil from the capsized jack-up barge Sea Worker started on February 11, 2016. ...

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First Oil Flows from TAQA’s Cladhan Field

First Oil Flows from TAQA's Cladhan Field

Abu Dhabi National Energy Company PJSC (TAQA) announced first oil from the Cladhan field development in the UK ...

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Premier Pushes First Oil from Solan to January

Premier Moves Deadline for First Oil from Solan to January

Premier Oil informed that it will have to put off the start‑up of first oil at its Solan field, located in the UK ...

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Lundin Hits Rolvsnes Oil Off Norway

Lundin Hits Rolvsnes Oil Off Norway

Lundin Petroleum has completed the Rolvsnes exploration well 16/1-25 S as an oil discovery. The well is located in ...

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Lundin Sees First Oil from Edvard Grieg

Edvard Grieg

Sweden’s Lundin Petroleum has started oil production from the Edvard Grieg field in the Norwegian North Sea. ...

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GoMRI Funds Oil Impact Studies in Gulf of Mexico

GoMRI Funds Studies on Effects of Oil on Gulf of Mexico

The Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) Research Board announced that it will award nearly $38 million to ...

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Premier: First Oil from Solan by Year End

Premier First Oil from Solan by Year End

Premier Oil reported that it continues to anticipate first oil from Solan field before the end of the year. Good ...

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Study: Impact of Dispersants on Oil-Degrading Microorganisms

Samantha Joye, a professor of marine sciences in the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, Photo: UGA

The use of chemical dispersants meant to stimulate microbial crude oil degradation can in some cases inhibit the ...

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GE Oil & Gas Acquires Advantec

Photo: Advantec

GE Oil & Gas has agreed to acquire Advantec, a provider of subsea intervention equipment and services. Advantec ...

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Transocean to Pay USD 20M to Alabama for GoM Oil Spill

Transocean to Pay USD 20M to Alabama for GoM Oil Spill

Governor Robert Bentley announced that Alabama has agreed to a settlement of USD 20 million with Transocean ...

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