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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Forum Sees Profits Slashed

Forum Sees Profits Slashed

Forum Energy Technologies has seen its net income plunge by some 86 per cent in the third quarter 2015 as revenue ...

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VOS Sympathy Supports Oil Recovery Ops of MV Flinterstar

VOS Sympathy Supports Oil Recovery Ops of MV Flinterstar

Vroon Offshore Services have contracted their VOS Sympathy, DP2 Subsea Support Vessel, to Dutch Salvors Multraship ...

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PSA Investigates Oil Spill at Statfjord

Statfjord A, Photo: Statoil

The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway has decided to conduct an investigation into an oil spill which occurred on ...

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BP to Pay USD 20.8 Bln for Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

BP to Pay USD 20.8 Bln for Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

The United States joined the five Gulf states in announcing a settlement to resolve civil claims against BP arising ...

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OPITO Unveils Global Oil and Gas Safety Awards Finalists

OPITO Unveils Global Oil and Gas Safety Awards Finalists

OPITO has revealed the shortlist of finalists for its Annual Global Oil and Gas Workforce Safety Awards. McDermott ...

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BSEE Tests Arena Offshore’s Oil Spill Response

Photo: BSEE

Analysts and engineers from the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement’s (BSEE) Oil Spill Preparedness ...

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Exxon Mobil: Erha North Phase 2 Production Starts

Exxon Erha North Phase 2 Production Starts Off Nigeria

Exxon Mobil announced that its subsidiary, Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited, has started oil ...

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Decommissioning to Ramp Up on Oil Price Slump

Illustration, Photo: IEV

A high oil price has enabled operators to extend field life and delay decommissioning time and time again on the UK ...

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