Vopak buys into Colombian FSRU

Royal Vopak has bought a 49% stake in Colombia’s LNG import facility, in Cartagena. The company did not disclose how much it paid for the holding, in the statement announcing the move on September 12.


Colombia sees gain in Venezuela’s pain

As neighboring Venezuela collapses, Colombia is hoping to lure oil majors with an unprecedented bidding system: Producers can propose drilling anywhere, at any time, and the country will look into it.

Oil & Gas

Range Resources has Colombia licences revoked

Range Resources said it has been advised by authorities in Colombia that three exploration licences previously awarded to it have been revoked. The company said the National Hydrocarbons Agency in the country had informed them that PUT-5, VMM-7 and VSM-1 had been pulled over claims maintenance commitments had not been fulfilled.