ExxonMobil announces production startup at kearl oil sands Project

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) announced today the startup of the Kearl oil sands project in Alberta, Canada, which incorporates technological innovations to enhance environmental performance while enabling long-term production to meet future energy demand.

AMEC awarded framework contract to support Scottish government resource efficiency programme aimed at saving over £2 billion

AMEC, the international engineering and project management company, has been appointed by Zero Waste Scotland (Zero Waste) to provide specialist support to the government-funded ‘Resource Efficient Scotland’ programme.

Deep Down awarded more flying leads

HOUSTON, April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Deep Down, Inc. (OTCQX: DPDW) (”Deep Down”), an oilfield services company specializing in complex deepwater and ultra-deepwater oil production distribution system support services today announced it has received a contract from a major international controls manufacturer for the manufacture of Loose Steel Tube Flying Leads (LSFL) worth in excess […]

High Energy Consumption? The Time Has Come To Think Renewable

At a time of high energy prices renewable energy is presenting new opportunities for reducing costs, particularly for businesses with significant energy consumption. Think Renewable Energy is a company that has proudly created some of the most innovative solar PV projects throughout the UK.
The latest scheme in Yorkshire features a 90kWp post driven ground mount […]

BP selects Mojix next-generation passive RFID for $7 billion offshore drilling project

Mojix® Inc., the leading provider of wide-area passive RFID solutions, announced that industry leader BP appointed Mojix to deliver track-and-trace technology for the Clair Ridge oil platform construction that will operate in the North Sea off the coast of Scotland. This solution provides real-time visibility of oil platform components moving from […]

San Leon Energy announces awarded two further Spanish onshore exploration licences

San Leon Energy is pleased to announce that it has been awarded two new exploration licences in Spain. The two new licences, Aquiles and Cronos (”Licences”), have been granted to Frontera Energy, San Leon’s wholly owned subsidiary, by the Spanish Council of Ministers.

Rocksource provide update on the Storbarden well in PL 506S

Rocksource ASA (“Rocksource”) announces that the drilling rig “Borgland Dolphin” has completed drilling of the main reservoir and the secondary target at the high risk Storbarden prospect in PL 506S in the North Sea. The well has not encountered hydrocarbons. Final data acquisition and analysis is currently on-going after which the […]

Oil and gas exploration tender announced New Zealand Government

Energy and Resources Minister Simon Bridges today announced details of the Government’s second round to attract competing bids for oil and gas exploration permits.

Sembcorp Marine announce Sembmarine SLP secures UK contract award

Sembmarine SLP Limited (SLP), a subsidiary of Sembcorp Marine is pleased to announce that it has secured a contract worth approximately £7 million to fabricate the Bridge and Flare Structures for Nexen Petroleum UK Ltd’s Golden Eagle Project. SLP is already the EPC provider for the Project’s Living Quarters Platform which, together with the Bridge […]

Dana spuds new exploration well in southern North Sea

Aberdeen-based Dana Petroleum has spudded a new exploration well in the Southern North Sea from its De Ruyter platform.