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Silver Run to merge with Alta Mesa and Kingfisher Midstream
By EBR Staff Writer
Silver Run Acquisition Corporation II (Silver Run II) will acquire Oklahoma-based Alta Mesa Holdings and Kingfisher Midstream to create a combined company valued at nearly $3.8bn, focused on operations in the STACK play.
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Turkey's Unit International signs $7bn deal to develop gas and oil fields in Iran
By EBR Staff Writer
Turkish firm Unit International has inked a $7bn agreement with Ghadir Investment and Zarubezhneft to carry out drilling activities in Iran in pursuit of oil and natural gas.
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BP begins production from $2bn Juniper offshore gas project in Trinidad
By EBR Staff Writer
BP’s Trinidad and Tobago subsidiary, BPTT has commenced production at the $2bn Juniper project in offshore Trinidad by drawing the first gas from the development.
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Transocean to acquire Songa Offshore for $1.1bn
Transocean has entered into an agreement to acquire a Norwegian offshore drilling contractor Songa Offshore for NOK9.1bn ($1.1bn).
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Greka Drilling secures two new contracts from PetroChina CNPC
Greka Drilling, the largest independent and specialized unconventional oil & gas driller in Asia, has announced that the Company has been awarded two new drilling contracts with PetroChina Huabei Oilfield Limited (PetroChina, a subsidiary of CNPC) in addition to the one currently in progress.
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Gulf Of Mexico region-wide oil and gas lease sale yields $121m in high bids on 508,096 acres
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke has announced that the region-wide Gulf of Mexico lease sale generated $121,143,055 in high bids for 90 tracts covering 508,096 acres in federal waters of the Gulf of Mexico.
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Winchester Energy announces spud of White Hat 39#1 well in Texas
Winchester Energy has advised that it has spudded the White Hat 39#1 well on its White Hat ranch oil and gas lease in Nolan County, Texas, USA.
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API welcomes court action turning back challenge to LNG exports from Freeport facility
API welcomed the decision by the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals to reject arguments made in opposition to the Department of Energy’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) export authorization granted to the Freeport LNG terminal on Quintana Island, Texas, and affirm a predictable and reasonable permitting process for additional LNG export facilities across the country.
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Azinor Catalyst spuds 14/11a-2 well on Partridge Prospect
Azinor Catalyst (Catalyst), the Seacrest Capital Group-backed E&P Company focused on the UK Continental Shelf, has announced that the 14/11a-2 well on the Partridge Prospect, was spudded at approximately 6.30 am on 15 August 2017 using the Ocean Guardian semi submersible drilling rig.
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Wison granted AIP for its floating LNG storage and regasification terminal design
Wison Offshore & Marine (Wison) announced that it has received Approval in Principle (AIP) from Bureau Veritas (BV) for its newly-developed large-scale floating LNG storage and regasification terminal.
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Jersey Oil And Gas commences drilling in Verbier Prospect
Jersey Oil & Gas has announced that drilling operations have commenced on well 20/05b-13 on UK Seaward Licence P.2170, Blocks 20/5b & 21/1d (the P.2170 Licence) (the Exploration Well).
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Top oil consuming countries
A rapid growth in economic activity in the world’s major economies has led to a sharp increase in the global oil consumption in recent years. The expansion in the economic activity has resulted in a huge increase in sales of transportation vehicles, leading to a significant rise in oil consumption levels.
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AWE's Waitsia-4 appraisal well reaches total depth
AWE, the Operator of Production Licences L1/L2 in the northern Perth Basin, Western Australia, advises that the Waitsia-4 appraisal well reached total depth (TD) of 3,744 m Measured Depth below Rotary Table (MDRT) at 15:30 hours (3.30 pm) AWST on 10 August 2017 and preparations are now being made to commence a wireline logging program.
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Shell launches pilot to test methane detection technology
By EBR Staff Writer
Royal Dutch Shell has launched a methane detector pilot aimed at enabling early detection and repair of methane leaks to ultimately cut down on emissions during the production of natural gas.
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HydraWell wins contract for plug and abandonment work on UK continental shelf
The UK operation of an undisclosed supermajor has awarded HydraWell a frame agreement to provide technology and services for all of the operator’s plug & abandonment (P&A) and well repair operations on the UK continental shelf.
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