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Navitas updates on Eagle Ford agreements

Nov 21, 2014 Navitas Midstream Partners LLC has executed a long-term, fee-based agreement with an investment-grade independent producer to provide gathering and processing services in the northern Eagle Ford sh...

1 dead, 3 injured after explosion on Gulf of Mexico offshore oil platform (VIDEO)

Nov 21, 2014

The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement said Fieldwood Energy reported the explosion on its Echo Platform just before 3 p.m. about 12 miles off Louisiana's coast. 

US oil and gas rig count up 1 to 1,929

Nov 21, 2014

Of the major oil- and gas-producing states, Oklahoma gained seven rigs, Texas increased by four, Pennsylvania was up three and Alaska and Louisiana increased one each. 

Technip to supply flexible pipes for Tupi BV Iracema North offshore development

Nov 21, 2014

Aiming to meet pre-salt challenges, the contract covers the supply of 114 kilometers of flexible pipes, including: gas lift, gas injection and gas export lines. 

Statoil announces time-out in Kwanza offshore exploration drilling program

Nov 21, 2014

Statoil has decided to cancel the Stena Carron rig contract after fulfilling the work commitments in the Statoil-operated blocks 38 and 39 in the Kwanza basin offshore Angola. 

Petrobras starts-up FPSO Cidade de Ilhabelha in Santos Basin pre-salt

Nov 21, 2014

The offshore platform Cidade de Ilhabela started-up in the Santos Basin pre-salt field of Sapinhoa. 

ExxonMobil awards Alternate Path completion license to Delta Screens

Nov 21, 2014 ExxonMobil Upstream Research Co. has awarded Delta Screens & Filtration LLC a limited international license to ExxonMobil’s Alternate Path technology patent portfolio for gravel packing cased-h...

EMGS receives survey contract award in Brazil

Nov 21, 2014

Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA has received a contract worth $1.5 million for a research project in Brazil.

QinetiQ acquires seismic capabilities from SR2020

Nov 21, 2014

QinetiQ has acquired the seismic processing and imaging capability of SR2020 Inc. for a purchase price of up to $1.7 million.

Ocean Installer to place Delta House umbilicals

Nov 21, 2014

Ocean Installer has been awarded a contract for an umbilical installation project with Oceaneering for LLOG Exploration on the Delta House project.