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INPEX to drill offshore Japan in 2016

The Agency of Natural Resources and Energy of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan has commissioned INPEX Corp. to drill one exploratory well for its “Heisei 26~28 Domestic Offshore...

CRD partners reviewing offshore Vietnam gas options

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

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

Drilling & Completion

INPEX to drill offshore Japan in 2016

The Agency of Natural Resources and Energy of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan has commissioned INPEX Corp. to drill one exploratory well for its “Heisei 26~28 Domestic Offshore...

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.

Murphy proves gas at Permai offshore Sabah

Murphy has discovered gas in the Permai structure in block 10 in the deepwater Sabah Delta basin offshore Sabah, Malaysia.

Field Development

CRD partners reviewing offshore Vietnam gas options

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

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

COSL to drill two wells for Primeline offshore China

Primeline Energy has signed a letter of intent with China Oilfield Services Co. Ltd. for exploration drilling in block 33/07 in the East China Sea. 

Subsea

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.

India keen to resume talks on subsea gas pipeline from Iran, report says

National Iranian Gas Exports Co. is aiming to negotiate a natural gas export contract with customers in India.

Technip to connect PFLNG1 to Kanowit platform

Petronas Carigali has awarded Technip a subsea tie-in/modification contract offshore East Malaysia.

Geology & Geophysics

Seabed Geosolutions firms up new contracts

Ramform vessel schedule put back to 2016

PGS and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries in Japan have agreed on a revised construction schedule for two new Ramform seismic acquisition vessels.

Katalyst acquires SpectrumData’s Asia/Pacific operation

Katalyst Data Management has acquired the Perth-based oil and gas data management division of SpectrumData Pty Ltd. 

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Pipeline & Transportation

India keen to resume talks on subsea gas pipeline from Iran, report says

National Iranian Gas Exports Co. is aiming to negotiate a natural gas export contract with customers in India.

Technip to connect PFLNG1 to Kanowit platform

Petronas Carigali has awarded Technip a subsea tie-in/modification contract offshore East Malaysia.

PGN contracts DCN to repair pipeline in Java Sea

Indonesian state-owned Perushaan Gas Negara has awarded DCN International Diving and Marine Contractors and its Indonesian partner SGI a contract to seal a tear in a four-year-old pipeline in the J...

Production

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.

FLNG capex to reach $58.3 billion to 2021

Capex for FLNG vessels is estimated by Douglas-Westwood to reach $35.5 billion during 2015-2021.

Luda oil project starts up offshore China

CNOOC has started production from the Luda 10-1 comprehensive adjustment project.

Rigs/Vessels

Prosafe rigs find work in North Sea, offshore Philippines

Prosafe has issued an update on its offshore accommodation support rig fleet.

ACE lifting tools to support Jangkrik intervention program

ENI Indonesia has awarded ACE Winches a £1-million ($1.55-million) contract for the Jangkrik Muara Bakau project offshore Indonesia.

COSCO delivers Chinese PSV

COSCO (Dalian) Shipyard Co., Ltd. has delivered the platform supply vessel Hai Yang Shi You 660 to its Chinese buyer.

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