Total Launches The Development Of Kaombo, An Ultra-Deep Offshore Project

SOURCE: Total | 14 April 2014

Total and its joint venture partners have made the final investment decision to develop the ultra-deep offshore Kaombo project in Angola. With a production capacity of 230,000 barrels per day, Kaombo will develop estimated reserves of 650 million barrels.

Keppel Secures Contracts Worth S$140 Million

SOURCE: Keppel Corp. | 17 March 2014

Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd's (Keppel O&M) subsidiaries Keppel Shipyard Ltd (Keppel Shipyard), Keppel Singmarine Pte Ltd (Keppel Singmarine), and Keppel Nantong Shipyard Co. Ltd (Keppel Nantong) have secured contracts worth a total of about S$140 million.

UK Operations & Maintenance Extension For Wood Group PSN

SOURCE: John Wood Group | 05 March 2014

Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) has been awarded a one year operations and maintenance contract extension from Chevron North Sea Limited.

New Output Record As Pre-Salt Production Tops 400,000 bpd

SOURCE: Petrobras News Agency | 25 February 2014

On February 20, oil production in fields operated by Petrobras in the Santos and Campos Basin pre-salt accumulations rose to 407,000 barrels per day (bpd), a record daily output.

Petrofac Extends Jasmine Venture Lease

SOURCE: Petrofac | 29 January 2014

Petrofac, the international oil and gas services provider, announces that Mubadala Petroleum Thailand, has taken up an option to extend its lease of Petrofac’s Jasmine Venture floating production, storage and offloading facility (FPSO) for up to four additional years.

Keppel Secures S$150 Million In Contracts

SOURCE: Keppel Corp. | 16 December 2013

Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd's (Keppel O&M) subsidiaries Keppel Shipyard Ltd (Keppel Shipyard) and Keppel Nantong Shipyard Co. Ltd (Keppel Nantong) have secured five contracts worth about S$150 million in total.

P-58 And P-61 TAD Move To Their Locations In Parque das Baleias And Papa Terra

SOURCE: Petrobras News Agency | 06 December 2013

Petrobras announces that the P-58 FPSO production platform and the SS-88 TAD drilling support vessel (Tender Assisted Drilling), strategic projects in the 2013-2017 Business and Management Plan, are on their way to their respective locations in Parque das Baleias and Papa Terra, respectively.

Clarification On Pre-Salt Layer Production

SOURCE: Petrobras News Agency | 04 December 2013

Petrobras would like to clarify that the National Oil, Gas and Biofuels Agency (ANP) adopts a pre-salt production concept that differs from the one adopted by the company. Petrobras considers microbial carbonates located below the salt layer as the pre-salt reservoirs.

SPX Awarded Contract To Provide Oil Production Pumps For EnQuest's Kraken Field In The North Sea

SOURCE: SPX Corporation | 21 November 2013

SPX Corporation (NYSE: SPW) today announced that it was awarded a contract in Q3 worth approximately $22 million for oil well production pumps. The pumps will be utilized for key artificial lift service on EnQuest's new offshore subsea heavy oil field project, currently being developed in the UK North Sea.

Chevron Confirms First Oil Production From Papa-Terra Offshore Brazil

SOURCE: Chevron | 12 November 2013

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) confirmed today that its Brazilian subsidiary and Petrobras have started crude oil production from Papa-Terra's floating production, storage and offloading vessel (FPSO) offshore Brazil.