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The government policy of state- owned oil firms giving preference to local firms for procuring goods and services will not apply to tenders for difficult oil and gas fields like those in deep sea.
El Sharara, Libya's largest oil field, resumed production late on Thursday after gunmen from the mountain town of Zintan, closing an oil pipeline in the ...
Weatherford International plc has begun its next chapter as it emerges from the worst downturn in oilfield history, newly entrenched CEO Mark A. McCollum said Friday.
The 150MW Lindahl wind farm, located near the towns of Lindahl, Sauk and Tioga, is the first wind farm to operate in this area of oil country and is expected to generate about 625 gigawatt hours annually.
The oil field lights don't hinder astronomical research - the McDonald Observatory remains a place of exceptional darkness.
Damascus, Syria (11:45 P.M.) - After retaking a handful of large oil and gas fields in the desert of eastern Homs from ISIS, the Syrian government now hopes to bring back non-stop electricity to residents under its control for the first time in years ...
Discovery of new oil & gas fields along with increasing volume of crude oil production coupled with application of EOR technique in maturing oilfields are the key factors that is expected to drive the growth of the market. Liberalization of the Mexican ...
India's crude oil production fell for the fifth straight year in 2016-17 as output continued to slide at ageing oilfields. Output fell 2.5% from the previous fiscal to 36 million metric tonnes as production at the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation's ...
Houston - A Brazos County man is suing an oil field services company, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.
Libya's Sharara oilfield, with a production capacity of almost 300,000 barrels per day (bpd), has restarted after the end of protests by an armed group that had blocked pipelines there, a Libyan oil source and local official said on Thursday.
London (Reuters) - Libya's Sharara oilfield, with a production capacity of around 330,000 barrels per day, is back online after protests blocking pipelines there ended, a Libyan oil source said on Thursday.
According to a new market research report "oilfield Communications Market by Solution, communication network technology (Cellular Communication, VSAT, ...
San Angelo, TX - Tuesday evening, after over a week of arguments over the guilt or innocence of Marcus McVae, and reviewing the submitted evidence, the ...
The fire in Lukoil's oil field in Shchelyabozh, near the Komi town of Usinsk, started 10th April and has since created a column of black smoke visible for tens of kilometers away.
Additional facilities to separate crude oil from associated natural gas will be set up as part of Halfaya's expansion, Adnan Noshi, head of Maysan Oil Co.
After a month of interruptions, Libya's largest oil field is set to resume production following an agreement between the PFG and protesters.
San Angelo, TX - A judge declared a mistrial after a jury could not agree on a verdict in the trial of a San Angelo man indicted on a charge of organized criminal activity from an oil field robbery a year ago. Marcus McVae, 32, is one of eight people ...
The oil and gas industry's recovery has spread to oil field services companies, which are gaining the power to raise prices again as drilling activity increases and ...
Houston, April 25, 2017 -- Houston-based Sensorfield announced today the availability of an affordably priced complete do-it-yourself solution for remotely monitoring wells designed specifically to meet the needs of small and mid-size oil and gas ...
Houston - A supervisor has filed a class action lawsuit against an oil field company, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.
KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia, April 24 (Reuters) - Canadian engineering and construction company SNC-Lavalin Group Inc won a contract from Saudi Aramco for initial engineering and design work to expand the gas-oil separation plant of the Berri oilfield ...
Drilling at the well was done with the aim to explore the scope of the oil field along with its total oil column and reservoir properties.
San Angelo, TX - A Tom Green County jury is expected to begin deliberations in the trial of a man charged in an oil-field robbery case.
Libya's biggest oil field, Sharara, which has been offline for most of the past month, is set to reopen after the petroleum Facilities Guard (PFG) reached an agreement with protesters who have repeatedly shut down the pipelines that pump oil into the ...
The Chief of the petroleum Facilities Guard (PFG) Brigadier General Idriss Abu Khamada said he had reached a deal with the protesters who are shutting down the pipelines that pump oil into Al-Sharara oilfield. He said on Monday that the deal will see ...
Iraq has launched the third and final phase of work to expand its southern Halfaya oil field, aiming to double its output capacity in 2018 to 400,000 barrels per day, a state-run oil company said.
The global oilfield equipment rental market relies heavily on the state of the global oil industry and the related crude oil prices.
Denver's Liberty oilfield Services Inc., which in February filed plans to go public, today put a price tag on its shares of between $16 and $19 per share - or $365.7 million at the $16 per share end of the spectrum.
Upstream oil and gas mergers and acquisitions (M&A) hit USD 65.1 billion so far this year at the end of 1Q, the most in nearly 2 years.
Cabinet, Gatluak said, has approved a new strategy to improve the security situation around the oil fields to build the confidence of workers.
Liberty oilfield Services was founded in 2011 and booked $375 million in sales for the 12 months ended December 31, 2016. It plans to list on the nyse under the symbol BDFC.
With about 80 active rigs in the Eagle Ford Shale and the price of oil per barrel steadily staying above $50, oil field service and rental companies are seeing an increase in business, said Omar Garcia, South Texas Energy and Economic Roundtable president.
A meeting hosted by Southeast New Mexico Service, Transmission, Exploration and Production Safety Network (SENM STEPS) in Carlsbad on Wednesday brought 75 people, many from the oilfields, together to make the uptick in activity safer. Heidi Krapfl ...
The NOC earlier this week lifted a force majeure on Wafa and said its pipelines were open after sources said tribal leaders had negotiated a deal with an armed group that closed lines there for about a month.
Prices hold steady, but uncertainty remains in La.'s gulf oilfield. hide caption. A drilling rig (foreground) works late last year at BP's Thunder Horse South Expansion project about 150 miles southeast of New Orleans.
The BP site on the North Slope of Alaska where an oil well had been venting gas vapors over the weekend. Credit Environmental Protection Agency, via Associated Press.
The PUK deployed its Black Force to the Iraqi oil company NOC that runs several oil fields in the province in early March. It resulted in stopping oil exports for hours in an effort to force Baghdad to commit to an earlier agreement signed between the ...
T-L Photo/SHELLEY HANSON oilfield service provider Danos is opening a new office and workshop at this building shown here on First Street in Martins Ferry.
The City Council on Monday night unanimously approved the transfer of 16 acres to Jones Realty, which is associated with Pioneer Oil Co.
"After reopening the pipeline and lifting the force majeure state at Wafa oil field, we expect to produce from the field about 9000 oil bpd, 485 million cubic feet of gas and 7500 barrels of condensate.
Eni (E -1.5%) reiterates it had not paid any intermediary or any bribes to acquire the OPL-245 oilfield in Nigeria, with chairwoman Emma Marcegaglia saying the company only dealt with the Nigerian government.
But oil field companies are now adding workers back to their payrolls in this area. About 30 employers talked with potential employees during a job fair at the McNease convention center.
Rosneft plans to take measures to make the Kondaneft oilfields operational this year to consolidate its oil production capacity.
Canadian oilfield services companies, which bore the burnt of the two-year downturn in crude oil prices, are reporting higher prices, buoyant business activity and robust bookings for the remainder of the year.
After two decades of legal wrangling over ownership of the oilfield, in 2011, Shell, in collaboration with Italian oil company Eni, paid the Nigerian government $1.3 billion to acquire OPL 245.
Alice police Department officers were preparing for a training exercise at an oilfield property on the 900 block of commerce Road on Monday when they observed two men in the process of committing a burglary.
(Adds detail) Moscow, April 11 (Reuters) - Russia's top oil producer Rosneft has completed the acquisition of the Kondaneft group of oilfields in West Siberia for 40 billion roubles ($700 million), which it said would bring a significant ...






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