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Danos has secured a contract with Williams Partners (Williams) to perform piping and valve modifications to the existing header system at the Pine Needle LNG storage facility operated by Williams in Stokesdale, North Carolina.

Danos wins Williams contract in North Carolina

August 18, 2017

Danos has secured a contract with Williams Partners (Williams) to perform piping and valve modifications to the existing header system at the Pine Needle LNG storage facility op...

Saipem has been awarded a new contract in the onshore E&C sector worth approximately 850 million USD. Activities involve engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning for the “Feed Pipelines for New Refinery Project (NRP)” in relation to the development of the new Al Zour refinery located in the south of Kuwait.

Saipem awarded a new Onshore E&C contract in Kuwait

August 18, 2017

Saipem has been awarded a new contract in the onshore E&C sector worth approximately 850 million USD. Activities involve engineering, procurement, construction and commissio...

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) published the draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for Alaska’s Liberty Project, initiating a 90-day public comment submission period.

BOEM advances plan for Liberty Project

August 18, 2017

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) published the draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for Alaska’s Liberty Project, initiating a 90-day public comment submi...

New York's authority to block construction of a major natural gas pipeline by denying a key permit has been upheld by a federal court.

Court rules New York had power to deny key pipeline permit

August 18, 2017

New York's authority to block construction of a major natural gas pipeline by denying a key permit has been upheld by a federal court.

Minnesota regulators on Thursday released the final environmental review of Enbridge Energy's proposal to replace its aging Line 3 oil pipeline, which carries Canadian tar sands crude across northern Minnesota to Wisconsin.

Minnesota releases review on disputed Enbridge oil pipeline

August 18, 2017

Minnesota regulators on Thursday released the final environmental review of Enbridge Energy's proposal to replace its aging Line 3 oil pipeline, which carries Canadian tar sands...

On Wednesday, August 16 at Plaza33 outside New York’s Penn Station, ExxonMobil brought the worlds of NASCAR® and the NBA® together with a fan-friendly event called “Mobil 1 Annual Protection: The Drive” to support the company’s latest synthetic motor oil offering.

ExxonMobil teams up with NASCAR and NBA Legends to bring "Mobil 1 Annual Protection: The Drive" to New York City

August 18, 2017

On Wednesday, August 16 at Plaza33 outside New York’s Penn Station, ExxonMobil brought the worlds of NASCAR® and the NBA® together with a fan-friendly event called “Mobil 1 Annu...

Oil and gas companies offered $121.1 million in high bids on 90 Gulf of Mexico tracts at a federal lease sale.

Gulf of Mexico oil lease sale: $121M in high bids

August 17, 2017

Oil and gas companies offered $121.1 million in high bids on 90 Gulf of Mexico tracts at a federal lease sale.

Despite the fact that the Oklahoma STACK oil and gas play is still evolving and its total potential is undetermined, evidence thus far indicates the play is delivering impressive results, leading operators to commit significant 2017 CAPEX to its development, according to new analysis from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.

Evolving Oklahoma STACK play continues to draw interest as E&P operators seek sweet spots, IHS Markit says

August 17, 2017

Despite the fact that the Oklahoma STACK oil and gas play is still evolving and its total potential is undetermined, evidence thus far indicates the play is delivering impressiv...

North Dakota regulators have rescheduled a public hearing on whether the developer of the Dakota Access pipeline violated state rules.

Regulators postpone Dakota Access violations hearing

August 17, 2017

North Dakota regulators have rescheduled a public hearing on whether the developer of the Dakota Access pipeline violated state rules.

New Mexico is on track to collect more money in the coming fiscal year than it currently spends as surging oil production pulls state government out of a budget crisis, state economists told lawmakers on Wednesday.

New Mexico forecasts revenue surplus as budget crisis wanes

August 17, 2017

New Mexico is on track to collect more money in the coming fiscal year than it currently spends as surging oil production pulls state government out of a budget crisis, state ec...

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Wednesday signaled his opposition to a Trump administration proposal to search for natural gas and oil off the state's nearly 130-mile (209-kilometer) coast

Christie tells Trump White House "NO" on coastal energy

August 17, 2017

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Wednesday signaled his opposition to a Trump administration proposal to search for natural gas and oil off the state's nearly 130-mile (209-kil...

Dresser-Rand to supply equipement for CNOOC Limited's offshore projects

August 16, 2017

The Dresser-Rand business, part of Siemens Power and Gas, was awarded two orders to supply power generation equipment for two projects for CNOOC Limited (China National Offshore...

For more than five decades, a pipeline has transported natural gas over Simon Canyon near Navajo Dam. In about a week, that pipeline will be gone.

Crews removing natural gas pipeline in Simon Canyon

August 16, 2017

For more than five decades, a pipeline has transported natural gas over Simon Canyon near Navajo Dam. In about a week, that pipeline will be gone.

Breaking months of silence, the former Russian economic development minister on trial for allegedly accepting a $2 million bribe publicly accused the head of Russia's oil company on Wednesday of setting him up.

Russian ex-minister on trial for bribery blames Putin ally

August 16, 2017

Breaking months of silence, the former Russian economic development minister on trial for allegedly accepting a $2 million bribe publicly accused the head of Russia's oil compan...

North Dakota regulators on Tuesday granted a request by the developer of the Dakota Access pipeline to postpone a public hearing on whether the company violated state rules, though not without dissent.

Dakota Access developer granted hearing delay in dispute

August 16, 2017

North Dakota regulators on Tuesday granted a request by the developer of the Dakota Access pipeline to postpone a public hearing on whether the company violated state rules, tho...