Exciting prospects

Davis, Brian
January 2001
Professional Engineering;01/31/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p26
Trade Publication
Reports on the results of a survey conducted by the Offshore Operators Association, which found out that several petroleum prospecting companies are intending to increase investment in the Great Britain Continental Shelf in 2001. Estimated amount to be invested by petroleum companies in the British Continental Shelf in 2001; Positive outlook for the petroleum prospecting industry. INSET: Technological advances..


Related Articles

  • ANWR DEFEAT MAY ENABLE OFFSHORE EXPLORATION. Kamalick, Joe; Robison, Simon // ICIS Chemical Business;1/9/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p18 

    The article reports on the implication of the disapproval of the development of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge for offshore gas exploration in the U.S. A lobbying and legislative effort is expected to develop in line with outer continental shelf oil and gas development. Industry and energy...

  • Brazilian upstream activity reflects potential mixed with uncertainty. Andrade, Mauro; da Rocha, Luiz // Offshore;Jul2003, Vol. 63 Issue 7, p29 

    Reports on the state of offshore oil industry in Brazil. Diversity of exploration companies; Benefits of the opening of the petroleum industry in the country; Key discoveries; Drilling activity; Changes promoted by the Agencia Nacional do Petroleo; Issues that have created a degree of uncertainty.

  • Americas. DeLuca, Marshall // Offshore;May2000, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p12 

    Presents update on the offshore oil and gas industry of the Americas as of May 2000. Deepwater discovery of Mariner in the Mississippi Canyon area of the Gulf of Mexico; Gas discovery by the PanCanadian Petroleum off the coast of Nova Scotia; Start of the drilling on the Eagle prospect offshore...

  • Asia/Pacific. DeLuca, Marshall // Offshore;May2000, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p13 

    Presents update on the offshore oil and gas industry of the Asia Pacific as of May 2000. Oil discovery of BHP in Western Australia; Plans of China to boost the production capacity of its Suizhong 36-1 oil field in the Bohai Bay.

  • Petrobras renewed. Fagan, Craig // Offshore;Jul2003, Vol. 63 Issue 7, p34 

    Reports on developments in Petroleo Brasileiro SA's (Petrobas) exploration and offshore operations. Inclusion in the select group of non-Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries; Drilling activity in the Santos basin and the Sergipe-Alagoas basin; Changes in the participation policy;...

  • Soekor scours fresh fields offshore. Keenan, Ted // Finance Week;07/30/99, p27 

    Reports on the criticism against oil company Soekor Ltd. on its plans to expand its business outside South Africa. Company's creation of offshore oil exploration units; Company's alleged use of taxpayers' money to fund offshore explorations; Company's agreements with Energy Africa and Phillips...

  • Rigging the odds.  // Professional Engineering;03/24/99, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p23 

    Focuses on one problem facing the North Sea oil and gas offshore industry, that of locating hydrocarbon deposits more successfully in an area considered mature. Industry's poor definition of targets; Drilling methods; Focus on the method called drilling independent of depth or Diode which aims...

  • Central Asia. DeLuca, Marshall // Offshore;May2000, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p13 

    Presents update on the offshore oil industry of Central Asia as of May 2000. Percentage of stake acquired by Conoco in the Zafar Marshal oil exploration block in the South Caspian basin; Reasons behind the decision of Arco to pull out from the Sakhalin Island project offshore Russia.

  • Europe. DeLuca, Marshall // Offshore;May2000, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p13 

    Presents update on the offshore oil and gas industry of Europe as of May 2000. Decision of Enterprise to increase the production of its Pierce Field oil field; Sale of Norsk Hydro's holdings in several oil exploration licenses; Drilling of the exploration well of BP Amoco on the Vrackie...


Read the Article


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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics