Most Recent Offshore Oil Field Development

Dragados completes giant Mariner field jacket

Fri, Jul 31, 2015

The jacket for Statoil’s Mariner project was loaded out recently from Dragados Offshore’s yard in southwest Spain.

Brazil group files Iara area development plans

Fri, Jul 31, 2015 BG says the Petrobras-led BM-S-11 consortium has submitted initial field development plans for the Atapú, Sururu, and Berbigão areas in the deepwat...

Arup joins marginal field initiative

Fri, Jul 31, 2015

Arup has agreed to become the latest member of ABT Oil and Gas’ Marginal Field Delivery Consortium.

CRD partners reviewing offshore Vietnam gas options

Fri, Jul 31, 2015

PanPacific Petroleum has issued an update on development planning for block 07/03 offshore Vietnam.

Husky planning multi-field development in Indonesia’s Madura Strait

Thu, Jul 30, 2015 Construction of a wellhead platform and pipeline infrastructure for the liquids-rich BD field offshore Indonesia is around 45% complete, says opera...

Subsea 7 to install West Nile Delta subsea spread

Thu, Jul 30, 2015

BP has awarded Subsea 7 a $500-million contract for the subsea development of the Taurus and Libra fields offshore Egypt.

Woodside taps Wood Group Kenny for Browse FLNG flowline FEED

Thu, Jul 30, 2015 Wood Group Kenny will perform front-end engineering and design for the proposed Browse floating liquefied natural gas development offshore Western ...

Otakikpo project offshore Nigeria scheduled for 3Q start-up

Wed, Jul 29, 2015

Lekoil has issued an update regarding operational activity at the Otakikpo marginal field.

PA Resources, ETAP plan two-phase Zarat development offshore Tunisia

Wed, Jul 29, 2015 PA Resources and state oil company ETAP have submitted an updated development plan for the Zarat gas/condensate and oil field offshore Tunisia.

TEN on target for mid-2016 start-up offshore Ghana

Wed, Jul 29, 2015

Tullow Oil says its three-field TEN development project offshore Ghana is around 65% complete and on schedule for first oil in mid-2016.

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Husky planning multi-field development in Indonesia’s Madura Strait

Construction of a wellhead platform and pipeline infrastructure for the liquids-rich BD field offshore Indonesia is around 45% complete, says operator Husky Energy.

Husky gets approval for White Rose extension development plan amendment

Husky Energy has received conditional approval on its development plan amendment for the White Rose extension project offshore Newfoundland, from the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board.

Hebron GBS undergoing outfitting, ballast operations

Kvaerner says construction is progressing on the gravity-based structure for the Hebron field development offshore Newfoundland and Labrador.

GLOBAL E&P

Oil and gas production from the world's deepwater fields will grow by 7.7% annually over the next seven years according to analyst Douglas Westwood, reaching 10.2 MMboe/d in 2021.

Further drilling possible at Huntington in North Sea

Iona Energy has issued an update on two of its UK North Sea field developments.

Arctic E&P activity on the rise

The potential of the offshore Arctic oil and gas market is substantial. While energy analyst Infield Systems suggests the region holds 136.6 Bboe in discovered offshore reserves, a United States Geological Survey report claims there could be another 346 Bboe left undiscovered.

North Sea Huntington partners look to improve recovery

Iona Energy says the E.ON-led joint venture continues progressing solutions for the Huntington oil field development in the UK central North Sea.

Indonesia approves proposals for offshore gas field cluster

Husky Energy says it is advancing development work on four shallow-water gas fields in the Madura Strait offshore Indonesia.

Suncor gains licenses offshore Newfoundland

Suncor Energy has received new exploration licenses off the east coast of Newfoundland under a joint bid.

Husky targets mid-year start-up for South White Rose offshore Newfoundland

Husky Oil expects first oil in mid-2015 from the South White Rose satellite extension offshore Newfoundland & Labrador.

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