energy-pedia news

Search energy-pedia news by selecting date, type, and region from the drop-down boxes

The full News Archive is available to Corporate Subscribers only. Non-Subscribers can access up to four years of archived news. For details of how to subscribe click here.

05 Aug 21
GoM/Mexico: BHP approves Shenzi North project and moves Trion project into the FEED phase
BHP has approved US$544 million in capital expenditure to execute the Shenzi North oil project in the US Gulf of Mexico. In addition, BHP has also approved US$258 million in capital expenditure to move the Trion oil project in Mexico into the Front End Engineering Design (FEED) phase.
05 Aug 21
GoM: Williams announces agreement on deepwater Whale project
Williams has reached an agreement with Shell Offshore and Chevron U.S.A. to provide offshore natural gas gathering and crude oil transportation services as well as onshore natural gas processing services for the Whale development located approx. 10 miles from the Shell-operated Perdido host facility.
04 Aug 21
GoM: Byron Energy spuds SM69 E2 well
Byron Energy has provided an update regarding the drilling of the Byron operated, 100% working interest, South Marsh Island 69 E2 well ('SM69 E2').
04 Aug 21
Netherlands: Petrogas E&P NL awards FEED A15 & B10 to Enersea
Petrogas E&P Netherlands has awarded Enersea the FEED for the development of the A15 and B10 gas field as part of the AB Stage 2+ Project. Both fields are situated in the Northern Sector of the Dutch North Sea.
04 Aug 21
Norway: The Fixed Facilities Alliance delivers record-breaking platform to the Hod field from Aker Solutions’ yard in Verdal
The topside of the normally unmanned wellhead platform for the Hod field is being transported from Aker Solutions in Verdal to the Aker BP operated field. This is the second project for the Fixed Facilities Alliance, which was established in the spring of 2017.
04 Aug 21
Australia: Woodside reports increased cost estimate for Scarborough development
In the lead up to the targeted final investment decision (FID) later this year, Woodside has finalised technical work to support execution readiness and completed an update of the capital expenditure requirements for the Scarborough development. The cost estimate is approx. 5% higher than the previous cost estimate announced in November 2019.
03 Aug 21
Brazil: TotalEnergies launches Phase 4 on the giant Mero field development
TotalEnergies and its partners have taken the investment decision for the fourth phase of the Mero project (Libra block), located deep offshore, 180 kms off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, in the prolific pre-salt area of the Santos Basin.
03 Aug 21
Norway: Neptune Energy installs world’s longest ETH production pipeline
Neptune Energy has announced the safe and successful installation and testing of the world’s longest trace-heated subsea production pipeline at its operated Fenja field in the Norwegian sea.
03 Aug 21
UK: IOG spuds Blythe development well
IOG has announced the spudding of the Blythe development well. Following Elgood, Blythe is the second development well in IOG's Phase 1 project and is expected to take under three months to drill and complete, after which the rig will move on to Southwark.
03 Aug 21
Brazil: SBM Offshore signs LoI for FPSO Alexandre de Gusmao lease and operate contracts
SBM Offshore has signed with Petrobras the Letter of Intent for a 22.5 years lease and operate contract of FPSO Alexandre de Gusmao. The unit will be deployed at the Mero field in the Santos Basin offshore Brazil.

A global information service for upstream oil and gas opportunities - divestitures, farmins and farmouts and licensing rounds.

Subscriber Only Deals

Current Deals

Current Upstream Deals: 354

Completed Deals

Completed Upstream Deals: 6149

Company Profiles

Current Company Profiles: 2789

Corporate Activity

Current Corporate Activity articles: 3730

Companies Looking

Current number of articles: 448

Company Sales

Current Company Sales articles:1489


Current Geostudies articles: 809

How to subscribe

energy-pedia Jobs

RSS Feed Widget
See all jobs...

energy-pedia Databank

The energy-pedia databank contains links to information on the world financial and energy markets, including share prices, oil and gas prices and the global stock exchanges. Read more...

energy-pedia Glossary

A list of commonly used terms in the oil and gas industry. Read more...


Subscribe to the FREE
energy-pedia Daily Newsletter

Union Jack Oil 149
SLR Consulting logo
KL Publishing
Rose & Assocs 149
Government of South Australia
About energy-pedia

energy-pedia news is a FREE news service written and edited by E and P professionals for E and P professionals.

We don't just report the news, we give you the technical background as well, with additional information derived from our unique energy-pedia opportunities service.
Contact us

energy365 Ltd

238 High Street
London Colney
St Albans

Tel: +44(0)1727 822675