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Fifth Anniversary Of Commercial Oil Production Start On Vankor Field

SOURCE: Rosneft | 22 August 2014

The commercial production of Vankor oil, gas and condensate field started on September 21, 2009. In the period of five years more than 85 mln tons of oil and condensate were produced here. At the moment daily production exceeds 60 thousand tons of oil.

Eni Starts Production At DEKA Project In Egypt

SOURCE: Eni | 21 August 2014

Eni, through its affiliate Ieoc Production BV and in joint venture with BP Egypt, started production from the DEKA project (Denis-Karawan) through the new subsea well Denise South 6 at a gas rate of 1.8 million cubic meters per day and associated condensates of about 800 barrels per day.

International Energy Agency Rates Brazilian Oil Production As “Exceptional”

SOURCE: Petrobras News Agency | 15 August 2014

The International Energy Agency (IEA) classified as “exceptional” the increase in oil production in Brazil in the second quarter of this year, in a monthly report released on Tuesday, August 12. According to the report by the IEA, which has a presence in 29 countries, Brazilian oil production reached 2.3 million barrels per day (bpd) in June.

Noble Energy Announces New Exploration License Offshore Gabon

SOURCE: Noble Energy | 11 August 2014

Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) announced today that it has signed a Production Sharing Contract (PSC) with the Government of Gabon covering Block F15 in the Gabon Coastal Basin. Under the terms of the PSC, Noble Energy will be the Operator with a 60 percent working interest. Noble Energy's partner on Block F15 is Woodside Petroleum Ltd., who will have the remaining 40 percent working interest.

First Oil Produced From SNEPCO-Operated Bonga North West Deep-Water Project In Nigeria

SOURCE: Shell | 06 August 2014

Shell’s deep-water subsidiary in Nigeria, Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Ltd (SNEPCo) started oil production from the first well at the Bonga North West deep-water development off the Nigerian coast on Tuesday 5 August 2014, another milestone for the country’s energy industry.

Eni Enters Myanmar: Production Sharing Contracts Signed For The Exploration Of Two Onshore Blocks

SOURCE: Eni | 31 July 2014

Eni, following its participation in the competitive International Bid Round launched by the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, signed in Nay Pyi Taw in presence of the Country’s Energy Ministry, two Production Sharing Contracts (PSC) for RSF-5 and PSC-K onshore blocks.

Deliveries Begin To Oil Reservoirs At The Badra Oil Field In Iraq

SOURCE: Gazprom | 28 July 2014

Gazprom Neft, the operator of the Badra oil field in Iraq, announces that deliveries of crude oil have started from the field to reservoirs of the Central Gathering Point (CGP).

CB&I And Clariant's Polypropylene Catalyst Partnership Off To A Successful Start

SOURCE: CB&I | 22 July 2014

CB&I (NYSE:CBI) and Clariant announced today its new Ziegler-Natta (ZN) polypropylene catalyst production plant in Louisville, Kentucky, is on schedule to begin production in 2015.

First Oil From Dua Oil Project In Vietnam

SOURCE: Santos | 11 July 2014

Santos today announced that oil production has commenced from the Dua oil project, offshore Vietnam.

Eni: Achieved The 25 Thousand Barrels Per Day Production Milestone At Nikaitchuq Oil Field In Alaska

SOURCE: Eni | 19 June 2014

Eni has achieved the important production goal of 25,000 barrels of oil per day at the Nikaitchuq field, in which the company is operator with a 100% interest. The field, located offshore the North Slope of Alaska in a water depth of 3 meters, holds reserves estimated at 200 million barrels of crude oil. Nikaitchuq production, which began in January 2011, is the first operated by Eni in the Arctic