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Rosneft Produced One Millionth Ton Of Oil At The Northern Tip Of Chayvo Field

SOURCE: Gazprom Neft | 25 May 2015

On May 25, Rosneft produced one millionth ton of crude oil at the Northern Tip of Chayvo field on the shelf of the Sakhalin Island. This milestone was reached just eight months after drilling of the first well at the field was completed in September 2014 from the onshore site.

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.

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.

Atkins Wins Contract To Assist Centrica Energy With Oil And Gas Decommissioning Activity

SOURCE: Atkins | 13 May 2015

Atkins has been awarded a multidisciplinary pre-FEED (Front End Engineering Design) decommissioning contract with Centrica Energy.The five year agreement will see Atkins provide the UK energy company with engineering and design services, drawing on a range of Atkins’ expertise across a number of disciplines in subsea, structures, pressure systems and environmental feasibility studies

BP Selects Technip For The Thunder Horse South Expansion Project In The Gulf Of Mexico

SOURCE: Technip | 12 May 2015

Technip was awarded by BP Exploration & Production Inc. a lump sum project for the design, engineering, fabrication, installation and pre-commissioning of the new production pipeline systems on the south side of the Thunder Horse production drilling quarters unit.

Subsea 7 S.A. Awarded EPCI Contract Offshore Norway For Maria Field Development

SOURCE: Subsea 7 | 08 May 2015

​Subsea 7 S.A. (Oslo Børs: SUBC) announced today the award of a contract with a value of approximately USD 300 million for the Maria field development by Wintershall Norge AS. The field is located in the Norwegian Sea at a water depth of approximately 300 metres.

Wood Group Completes Engineering Services For Marine Well Containment Company's Modular Capture Vessels

SOURCE: John Wood Group | 07 May 2015

Wood Group Mustang has completed engineering services for the two Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC) vessels that can be deployed in the event of a deepwater well control incident in the US Gulf of Mexico.

Maria Field: Plan For Development And Operation (PDO) Submitted

SOURCE: BASF | 05 May 2015

Oslo. Another landmark for Wintershall in Norway: The largest internationally active German crude oil and natural gas producer and its partners have today submitted a Plan for Development and Operation (PDO) for the Maria field in the Norwegian Sea to the Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy.

Start Up Of Kizomba Satellite Fields Offshore Angola

SOURCE: BP | 30 April 2015

BP confirmed today the start of oil production from the Kizomba Satellites phase 2 development in Block 15, offshore Angola. Operated by ExxonMobil, the deepwater project is expected to produce around 70,000 barrels of oil per day at peak.

Increased Cooperation On Exploration In The Barents Sea

SOURCE: Statoil | 21 April 2015

Statoil, Eni Norge, Lundin Norway, OMV and GDF SUEZ will collaborate on solving operational tasks tied to exploration in the Barents Sea.