Most Recent Offshore Oil Field Development

Development planning progresses at Gazelle offshore Côte d’Ivoire

Fri, Jan 30, 2015

Azonto Petroleum says the Côte d’Ivoire government has approved a revised development plan for the shallow-water Gazelle field.

Norway issues permits for Vega transfer, Barents Sea well

Fri, Jan 30, 2015 Petroleum Safety Authority Norway has sanctioned Wintershall Norge’s use of the subsea production facilities on the Vega field in the Norwegian Sea.

Online exclusive: New strategy needed for deepwater development, unconventional plays

Thu, Jan 29, 2015 The unconventional resource play serves to achieve production targets whereas aspiration for a large material discovery pushes the industry toward ...

Cost pressures slow investment in TGT project offshore Vietnam

Thu, Jan 29, 2015 SOCO International says development drilling at the Te Giac Trang (TGT) complex in the Nam Con Son basin offshore southern Vietnam remains on track...

Wintershall assigns DNV GL verification duties for Maria offshore Norway

Thu, Jan 29, 2015 Wintershall Norge has appointed DNV GL as independent verification body and assigned the company third-party design verification scope for the subs...

BG Group contracts KBR for technical support

Thu, Jan 29, 2015 BG Group has signed a global alliance with KBR that will involve KBR providing technical support, services in both the pre-front-end engineering an...

Fourth South Pars jacket completed

Thu, Jan 29, 2015

Construction has been completed of the jacket for platform D, the fourth of the South Pars Phase 12 platforms in the Persian Gulf.

Ramboll receives more North Sea Culzean design work

Wed, Jan 28, 2015 Maersk Oil UK has contracted Ramboll Oil & Gas for detailed design of two jackets and piles for the Culzean field in the UK central North Sea.

Oil price fall to impact Europe’s development spending, survey predicts

Wed, Jan 28, 2015 Wood Mackenzie has issued an overview of the most significant events that impacted the oil and gas sector last year in Europe (excluding the UK and...

Eni contracts FPSO for Offshore Cape Three Points Ghana development

Wed, Jan 28, 2015 Eni Ghana Exploration & Production Ltd. has awarded the consortium of Yinson Production (West Africa) Pte Ltd. and Yinson Production West Afric...

Offshore Oil Field Development: Asia