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DONG Energy To Divest 5% Of West Of Shetland Edradour Field To Total - DONG Energy And Total To Develop The Glenlivet And Edradour Gas Fields Jointly

SOURCE: DONG Energy | 30 October 2014

DONG Energy has agreed to divest 5% of the UK Edradour field to Total E&P UK Limited which when completed results in an aligned DONG Energy participation of 20% in the four UK West of Shetland fields, Laggan, Tormore, Edradour and Glenlivet. Total is the sole co-owner (80%) and operator of the fields.

Statoil Sanctions Stampede

SOURCE: Statoil | 30 October 2014

Statoil together with co-owners in the Stampede development in the Gulf of Mexico today announced it has sanctioned this project.

Norway: Total Sells An 8% Interest In Gina Krog Field And Interests In Three Minor Fields

SOURCE: Total | 28 October 2014

Total announces that its wholly owned subsidiary Total E&P Norge AS has signed an agreement to sell an 8% interest in the Gina Krog field in Norway, together with its interests in the mature fields of Vilje (24.243%), Vale (24.243%) and Morvin (6%), to PGNiG Upstream International.

EnQuest Selects Technip For A Large Subsea Contract

SOURCE: Technip | 28 October 2014

Technip was awarded by EnQuest earlier this year a large(1) engineering, procurement, installation and construction (EPCI) contract for the Kraken development located in the North Sea, 400 kilometers North-East of Aberdeen and 130 kilometers East of Shetland, at a water depth of approximately 120 meters.

KrisEnergy Signs Key Elements For Wassana Oil Development

SOURCE: KrisEnergy | 27 October 2014

KrisEnergy Ltd. (“KrisEnergy” or “the “Company”), an independent upstream oil and gas company, announces it has chartered the Rubicon Vantage FSO vessel and a catenary anchor leg mooring (“CALM”) buoy for utilisation on the Wassana oil development in the G10/48 licence area in the Gulf of Thailand. The Wassana field is anticipated to commence production in the second half of 2015.

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.

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.

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.

New Oil Resources Proved In The Grane Area

SOURCE: Statoil | 21 October 2014

Operator Statoil has together with PL169 partners proved new oil resources in the D-structure in the vicinity of the Grane field in the North Sea.

Petrobras Begins Commercial Production In Santos Basin Pre-Salt Iracema Sul Area

SOURCE: Petrobras News Agency | 15 October 2014

Petrobras’ platform Cidade de Mangaratiba went into operation today (14/10) in the Santos Basin pre-salt area of Iracema Sul, in Lula field, located on block BM-S-11. The start-up of the new platform was anticipated since the original expected start-up, as provided for in the 2014-2018 Business & Management Plan, had been scheduled for November 6th, 2014.