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BG Group Assumes Operational Control Of QCLNG And Meets Pre-Conditions For Pipeline Sale

SOURCE: BG Group | 21 May 2015

BG Group today announces that operational control of Train 1 at its Queensland Curtis LNG plant has been formally transferred to QGC, BG Group's Australian subsidiary, from Bechtel Australia, which constructed the facility.

ExxonMobil Announces Significant Oil Discovery Offshore Guyana

SOURCE: ExxonMobil | 21 May 2015

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) today announced a significant oil discovery on the Stabroek Block, located approximately 120 miles offshore Guyana.

New Technologies Further Consolidate Pipeline Reliability At Messoyakhskoye Fields

SOURCE: Gazprom Neft | 20 May 2015

Construction of a pipeline connecting the Messoyakhskoye group of oil fields to the northernmost point of the Zapolyarye-Purpe oil transportation system is seeing full use of cutting-edge technologies — specifically the use of semi-automatic and automatic welding — in the laying of pressure pipelines.

Wintershall Ceases Activities In Qatar

SOURCE: Wintershall | 20 May 2015

Wintershall is ceasing its activities in Qatar and is returning Block 4 North near the North Field off the Qatari coast on 25 May 2015. Wintershall’s office in Doha will be closed. In 2013, Wintershall made the “Al Radeef” gas discovery off the cost of Qatar.

Termokarstovoye Gas Field Brought On Stream In Northern Siberia

SOURCE: Total | 20 May 2015

Total announces the start-up of gas and condensate production from the onshore Termokarstovoye field, located in the Yamalo Nenets Autonomous District of the Russian Federation.

AVEVA Signs New Multiyear Agreement With Aker Solutions For AVEVA Everything3D

SOURCE: AVEVA | 19 May 2015

AVEVA today announced that it has entered a multiyear agreement with Aker Solutions for AVEVA Everything3D (AVEVA E3D). The Norwegian oil service company has selected AVEVA E3D to be its strategic 3D tool on plant design, modification and maintenance projects. This agreement is a continuation of a long standing successful working relationship that spans more than 20 years.

Anadarko Selects Contractor For Initial Onshore Mozambique LNG Development

SOURCE: Anadarko | 18 May 2015

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) on behalf of the co-venturers in Mozambique's Offshore Area 1, and after a competitive FEED (front-end engineering and design) process, today announced the selection of a consortium consisting of CB&I, Chiyoda Corporation and Saipem (CCS JV) for the initial development of the onshore LNG park in Mozambique.

Saipem Joint Venture With Chiyoda And CB&I Selected As Contractor For Mozambique LNG Development

SOURCE: Saipem | 18 May 2015

Saipem today announced that its Joint Venture with Chiyoda and CB&I, CCS JV, has been selected as contractor for the initial development of the onshore LNG park in Mozambique by Anadarko Petroleum Corporation on behalf of the co-venturers in Mozambique’s Offshore Area 1.

CH•IV Secures Owner’s Engineer Contract For Magnolia LNG

SOURCE: Clough | 18 May 2015

Engineering and project services contractor Clough Limited (Clough) today announced that CH·IV, Clough’s United States (US) based LNG consulting and advisory subsidiary, has been selected to fulfill the roll of owner’s engineer for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) phase of the Magnolia LNG Project in Lake Charles, Louisiana, US.

Cheniere Issues Notice To Proceed And Commences Construction On First Two Liquefaction Trains At Corpus Christi Liquefaction Project

SOURCE: Cheniere | 13 May 2015

Cheniere Energy, Inc. ("Cheniere") (NYSE MKT: LNG) announced today that its Board of Directors has made a positive Final Investment Decision ("FID") with respect to its liquefaction project near Corpus Christi, Texas (the "CCL Project") and has issued a notice to proceed ("NTP") to Bechtel Oil, Gas and Chemicals, Inc. ("Bechtel") to construct the first two natural gas liquefaction trains.