Oil & Gas Production: Australia & New Zealand

Pateke-Tui Area tieback goes onstream offshore New Zealand

AWE has delivered first oil from the Pateke-4H development well in the PMP 38158 concession, 50 km (31 mi) offshore Taranaki, New Zealand.

New Maari reservoir flows first oil offshore New Zealand

Production has started from the Maari MR6A development well in the Taranaki basin offshore New Zealand.

Woodside restarts Pluto

Woodside has restarted its Pluto LNG plant.

Flowline collision suspends Pluto LNG activity

Woodside has temporarily shut-in production at its Pluto LNG plant in northwest Australia.

Origin resumes drilling at Yolla field in Bass Strait

The jackup West Telesto has spudded the Yolla-5 production well offshore Victoria for the BassGas Joint Venture.

Santos negotiates Western Australia gas deal

Santos has agreed to supply natural gas from the John Brookes field in the Carnarvon basin offshore Western Australia to alumina producer, Alcoa of Australia. 

Esso adds more wells at Turrum offshore southeast Australia

Esso Australia is drilling five new wells at the Turrum field as part of its ongoing program to develop new gas supplies in the Bass Strait.

Subsea intervention set to grow

Demand for subsea well intervention will remain high over the next five years, according to analysts Douglas-Westwood.

Kupe offshore New Zealand producing more, tests suggest

Early testing results from the Kupe gas and oil field 30 km (18.6 mi) south of the Taranaki coast look promising, according to partner New Zealand Oil & Gas (NZOG). 

BW Offshore wins extensions for two FPSOs

BW Offshore has signed a letter of intent with Eni affiliate Nigerian Agip Exploration for a two-year extension for the FPSO Abo until 4Q 2016. 


Falling oil prices and the offshore oil and gas industry: assessing the state of the market

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Offshore Top 5 Projects - 2014

The editors of Offshore have made their choices for the winners of the Five Star Award – the top five offshore field development projects for 2014....