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New Discovery In Espírito Santo Basin Deep Waters

SOURCE: Petrobras News Agency | 24 October 2014

Petrobras announces the discovery of a hydrocarbon accumulation in deep waters of the Espírito Santo Basin post-salt by drilling well 4-BRSA-1265-ESS (ANP nomenclature) /4-GLF-42-ESS (Petrobras nomenclature), known as Lontra, at a water depth of 1,319 meters.

CNOOC Limited Announces New Discovery Jinzhou 23-2 In Bohai

SOURCE: CNOOC | 24 October 2014

CNOOC Limited (the "Company", NYSE: CEO, SEHK: 00883, TSX: CNU) announced that the Company made a mid-to-large new discovery Jinzhou 23-2 in Bohai. Jinzhou 23-2 structure is located in the north part of Liaodong Uplift of Bohai with an average water depth of about 10 meters.

Statoil Takes On Offshore Operatorship In Australia

SOURCE: Statoil | 24 October 2014

Statoil continues to expand in Australia, with the award of 100% equity share in a large exploration permit located in the prolific Northern Carnarvon Basin on the Northwest shelf of Australia.

Cameron LNG Liquefaction Project Breaks Ground In Louisiana

SOURCE: Cameron LNG | 23 October 2014

More than 300 community, business and international leaders, along with several federal, state and local elected officials, today took part in a groundbreaking ceremony for the new $10 billion liquefaction export facilities at Cameron LNG in Hackberry, La.

Chevron Announces Oil Discovery In Deepwater U.S. Gulf Of Mexico.

SOURCE: Chevron | 23 October 2014

Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) today announced a new oil discovery at the Guadalupe prospect in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The Keathley Canyon Block 10 Well No. 1 encountered significant oil pay in the Lower Tertiary Wilcox Sands. The well is located approximately 180 miles off the Louisiana coast in 3,992 feet of water and was drilled to a depth of 30,173 feet.

Fluor And Technip Awarded RAPID Refinery Facilities Project In Malaysia

SOURCE: Fluor | 23 October 2014

Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR), in a joint venture with Technip, was awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management contract by PRPC Utilities and Facilities Sdn. Bhd. for the PETRONAS Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development (RAPID) project located in Pengerang, Johor, Malaysia.

KBR Awarded Statoil Global Master Services Agreement

SOURCE: KBR | 23 October 2014

KBR, Inc. (NYSE: KBR) announced today it has been awarded a three-year master services agreement (MSA) with Statoil Petroleum AS (Statoil) to provide engineering and procurement services for Statoil on a global scale.

Technip And Fluor Awarded RAPID UIO Project In Malaysia

SOURCE: Technip | 23 October 2014

Technip, in a joint venture with Fluor, was awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management contract by PRPC Utilities and Facilities Sdn. Bhd. for the PETRONAS Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development (RAPID) project located in the state of Johor, Malaysia.

Foster Wheeler Awarded EPC Contract For ExxonMobil’s Antwerp Refinery Upgrade In Belgium

SOURCE: Foster Wheeler | 22 October 2014

Foster Wheeler AG (Nasdaq:FWLT) announced today that a subsidiary of its Global Engineering and Construction Group has been awarded an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract by ExxonMobil Petroleum & Chemical BVBA (“Esso”) for the Antwerp Northwest Europe Resid Upgrade Project – Revamp and Offsites facilities at the Esso Antwerp Refinery at Antwerp, Belgium.

Shell Announces Gabon Deep-Water Gas Discovery

SOURCE: Shell | 22 October 2014

Shell today announced a frontier exploration discovery offshore Gabon, West Africa. The well Leopard-1 encountered a substantial gas column with around 200 metres net gas pay in a pre-salt reservoir.