Nigeria’s Lekoil has begun a site survey on OPL 310, marking the restart of progress after the discovery well was drilled in 2013.
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Congo Kinshasa is forming a plan to take back two oil blocks from sanctioned Israeli billionaire Dan Gertler and sell them to another company.
Energy service firm Centurion Group has increased its revolving credit facility by £13.8 million, giving it more "firepower" grow organically and make acquisitions.
Energy service firm Texo Group has “parted company” with its managing director, replacing him with its owner’s son.
Australia’s Woodside Energy has approved the 100,000 barrel per day Sangomar project, offshore Senegal, launching agreements with suppliers and putting the field on course to begin production in 2023.
Apache Corporation is closing its San Antonio office and eliminating more than 270 jobs as part of a reorganization designed to cut costs.
North-east energy service firm Tricore has joined the throng of Scottish firms becoming employee-owned.
This is set to be a pivotal year for the oil and gas industry.
South Sudan has announced a tender for an environmental review of its producing oilfields.
A former North Sea oil worker has interrupted First Minister’s Questions as part of a demonstration on climate change.
Vaalco’s Etame 11H well in Gabon is producing at rates greater than had been expected before it was drilled, the Texas-based company said, boosting production.
Discussions between Enquest and Unite are understood to have broken down as the union announced today it will ballot its members on potential strike action at Shetland's Sullom Voe Terminal.
Last year saw a “record number” of oil and gas fields producing in Norway, according to new analysis.
Dutch firm Boskalis has confirmed today that one contract worker is dead and five were seriously injured after consuming a 'toxic' cleaning liquid on board a floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel destined for Brazil.
Algeria’s Sonatrach has signed an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract with Tecnicas Reunidas and Samsung Engineering on a new refinery at Haoud El Hamra, in Hassi Messaoud.
Senegal’s government has approved the plan to develop the Woodside Energy-led Sangomar field.
Too many opinions, not enough facts. That’s how Chrysaor chief executive Phil Kirk views the heated debate about the oil and gas sector’s role in the energy transition.
Glacier Energy Services aims to cash in on a “significant ramp up” of North Sea repair and maintenance work.
An oil and gas industry veteran is getting ready to put his “shoulder to the wheel” in the search for funding for his latest North Sea venture.
A former Aberdeen oil and gas engineer was named among the UK victims of the tragic Ukraine International Airlines crash in Iran.
A top energy consultancy insists there are “bargains” to be had in the UK North Sea in 2020.
Dundee headquartered engineering firm Pryme Group blamed a “protracted” oil and gas recovery as it recorded a multi-million pound loss last year.
Production boost, lower salaries and rota changes see North Sea emerge as ‘cost-cutting power house’
The UK North Sea has emerged as a world leader in cost-cutting thanks to increased production, reduced salaries and rota changes, according to new analysis.
Petrofac has clinched a two-year deal to provide £38 million worth of services for a new UK North Sea joint venture.
Analysts have warned uncertainty on the global oil price could continue for weeks amid the US-Iran conflict.