Ithaca Energy has received a warning from the safety watchdog after being caught with several years-late integrity checks on its Alba oil storage vessel and a crack in a cargo tank.
An unspecified incident on September 26 has disrupted operations at Equatorial Guinea’s LNG plant.
Ithaca Energy has started drilling work at its Fotla project in hopes of boosting barrels via its Alba field.
Petrofac has announced the award of a “multi-million dollar” North Sea contract from Ithaca Energy.
Ithaca Energy plunged deep into the red in the first-half of 2020 as the sharp drop in oil prices and staff payouts weighed on the firm’s balance sheet.
Helicopter group NHV has landed a five-year North Sea contract extension with Ithaca Energy.
Equatorial Guinea has awarded Nexant the feasibility study on a new formaldehyde plant at Punta Europa and work to develop a Gas Master Plan to Gas Strategies.
Impairments led North Sea operator Ithaca Energy to a £111.4m pre-tax loss in 2019, while the Covid-19 outbreak threatens delays to future projects.
Equatorial Guinea has approved a $90-100 million gas pipeline contract with Saipem.
Verus Petroleum has toasted a “transformational year” as it saw profits increase six-fold in 2018.
Verus Petroleum has completed a deal with Equinor for its stake in the Alba field in the North Sea.
Verus Petroleum has announced a deal to acquire a 17% stake in the North Sea Alba field from Statoil.
Oil and gas services company Alba Gaskets is selling its own anti-corrosion and fire-resistant gaskets for the first time after investing more than £100,000 in expanding its manufacturing.
Alba Mineral Resources has bought 5% of the Brockham oil field in England from operator Angus Energy.
Oil workers on a North Sea platform have been left without internet access.
The topside for Marathon Oil’s new Alba B3 platform is getting ready for a sail away to its next stop as the platform moves towards completion. The preparations for a sail away to the Heerema Vlissingen yard are in full swing from its current location at the Heerema Zwijndrecht yard in the Netherlands.