More good news, bad news for Gulf E&P

Beaubouef, Bruce
August 2015
Offshore;Aug2015, Vol. 75 Issue 8, p20
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the offshore oil and gas exploration activities in the Gulf of Mexico. ConocoPhillips Co. had provided a notice of termination for the three-year Ensco DS-9 drillship contract, in which the company is obligated to pay Ensco monthly termination fees for two years equal to the operating day rate of about $550,000. Meanwhile, Royal Dutch Shell PLC has decided to proceed with the Appomattox development in the deepwater Gulf.


Related Articles

  • Alaska OCS Progress. BRADNER, MIKE // Alaska Business Monthly;Feb2013, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p56 

    In this article, the author discusses the developments in exploration drilling by oil company Royal Dutch Shell PLC in Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) leases off Alaska's northern coasts. According to the author, small drill fleet, lawsuits and safety hazards hindered the progress of Shell related...

  • Shell in talks over gas venture.  // European Chemical News;6/30/2003, Vol. 78 Issue 2059, p23 

    Deals with the discussion of Royal Dutch/Shell with Saudi Arabia officials over gas exploration in the country. Focus of Shell's efforts; Information on the Core Venture projects.

  • Tanzania has held talks with Total and BP on hydrocarbon exploration.  // African Business News;10/28/2014, p1 

    No abstract available.

  • Tanzania has held talks with Total and BP on hydrocarbon exploration.  // World Energy News;10/28/2014, p1 

    No abstract available.

  • Shell expects to commence Arctic oil drilling within weeks.  // World Energy News;7/6/15, p1 

    No abstract available.

  • Greenpeace Protest in the Arctic Threatens To Wreak Environmental Havoc This Summer. Hudson, Audrey // Human Events;7/23/2012, Vol. 68 Issue 27, p10 

    The article discusses safety issues brought about by plans of Greenpeace activists to protest oil and gas exploration in the Arctic and shadow Royal Dutch Shell's drilling ships. Environmentalists believe that said action can inadvertently harm marine mammals and pollute the environs they want...

  • GLOBAL E&P.  // Offshore;Jan2010, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p10 

    The article offers news briefs related to the exploration and production of oil and natural gas. A 33% stake has been taken by Royal Dutch Shell PLC in the deepwater Guyane Maritime permit. Oil inventory of Brazil was boosted by the operations of OGX and Anadarko Petroleum Corp. in the Campos...

  • Fossil Fuel Development in the Arctic is a Bad Investment. Adams, Emily E. // Plan B Updates;9/17/2014, p1 

    The author looks at the plans of global oil and gas companies to search oil in the hard-to-reach places such as the Arctic. Focus is given to impact of natural gas production come from the Arctic region, claims of the countries that border the Arctic Ocean to expand their rights beyond the...

  • Western Oil Companies Reach Out To Iran. Shari, Michael // Global Finance;Feb2014, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p11 

    The article reports on the interest of international oil companies to invest in oil and gas exploration in Iran including Royal Dutch Shell PLC, Vitol Group and Eni SpA. It discusses the goal of Eni to increase its activity in the country and the proposal of its chief executive officer (CEO),...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics