Oil, Gas and Shale
Advertisement




Advertisement




Advertisement




Advertisement




Advertisement




Advertisement




NEWS Click on text to read news by category: General | Product | People | Worldwide

Offshore Driller Seadrill Files for Bankruptcy Protection in U.S.

September 14, 2017

Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill has filed for bankruptcy protection in the US while reaching a restructuring agreement with most of its senior lenders to inject $1.06bn of new capital into the company. Seadrill, which is headquartered in Bermuda but managed

Read more...

GulfSlope and Texas South Energy to Drill Oil and Gas Prospects, Gulf of Mexico

September 14, 2017

GulfSlope Energy, along with Texas South Energy, has entered into a letter of intent (LOI) with an undisclosed international oil and gas firm for drilling of prospects in Gulf of Mexico. Under the deal, the partnership will jointly drill and

Read more...

FirstEnergy to Sell Power Generation Assets in Pennsylvania and Virginia for $825 Million

September 14, 2017

FirstEnergy has entered into a revised agreement with a subsidiary of LS Power Equity Partners III to sell 1,615MW natural gas and hydroelectric generation assets for $825m. The power plants are located in Pennsylvania and Virginia. The original agreement, which

Read more...

Samson Resources II to Begin Drilling Program at Fort Union Property, Wyoming

September 14, 2017

Samson Resources II is set to begin drilling program on its Fort Union property in Sweetwater County, Wyoming, US. The company’s board of directors has approved the proposal for the drilling of five operated wells on Fort Union property. They

Read more...

Judge Cites Tribal Sovereignty in Dismissing Navajo Mine and Four Corners Power Plant Lawsuit

September 14, 2017

A U.S. district judge cited tribal sovereignty in dismissing a lawsuit aimed at shutting down a coal-fired power plant and adjacent mine near the Arizona-New Mexico border. The lawsuit, filed by a group of environmental advocacy organizations, was targeting the

Read more...

International-Matex Tank Terminals Enters Agreement to Acquire Epic Midstream for $171.5 Million

September 13, 2017

International-Matex Tank Terminals (IMTT) has entered into an agreement to acquire Epic Midstream (Epic) from affiliates of White Deer Energy and Blue Water Energy. The transaction values Epic at $171.5 million, not including working capital adjustments, and is expected to

Read more...

Amec Foster Wheeler Secures $604 Million EPC Contract for Yuhuang’s Chemical Plant, Louisiana

September 13, 2017

Amec Foster Wheeler has won a $604m engineering, procurement and construction contract for a methanol plant in the US. The contract was offered by Yuhuang Chemical (YCI), a subsidiary of China’s Shandong Yuhuang Chemical. Amec Foster Wheeler’s contract is part

Read more...

InterMoor to Provide Moor and Tow Services for BP’s $9bn Mad Dog 2 Project, Mexico

September 13, 2017

Houston-based InterMoor has bagged a service contract to provide mooring and tow services for BP’s $9bn Mad Dog 2 project in the US portion of deepwater Gulf of Mexico. The contract to InterMoor was awarded by UK-based subsea engineering firm

Read more...

Santa Fe Midstream Breaks Ground on Natural Gas Facility in Permian Basin, Texas

September 12, 2017

Santa Fe Midstream has broken ground on a natural gas facility in the San Andres formation in the Permian Basin in West Texas. The natural gas facility, which will come up near Denver City, will be used for natural gas

Read more...

Harvey Prompts DOE to Release 500K Barrels of Oil from Strategic Reserves

September 12, 2017

The Department of Energy will release hundreds of thousands of barrels of oil from the U.S. strategic reserves to limit the impact Tropical Storm Harvey is having on the energy industry. The release will be delivered to a Phillips 66

Read more...

Advertisement




Advertisement




Advertisement




Advertisement




Advertisement




Advertisement