Posts Tagged ‘conoco’

Inflation, politics seen capping North America LNG exports-Shell

by on November 20, 2012 3:54 pm BST
Inflation, politics seen capping North America LNG exports-ShellSelina Williams, Dow Jones Newswires  Currently companies including ExxonMobil Corp.,ConocoPhilips Co., BP PLC, Sempra Energy, Cheniere Energy Inc., Shell and Apache Corp. are seeking to export LNG from the U.S. and Canada in efforts to find more profitable markets amid a

Robotic rig a drilling ‘revolution’

by on October 30, 2012 1:29 pm BST
West Drilling Products, a subsidiary of West Group, is touting the rig as an innovative breakthrough as it can facilitate fully automated and constant drilling operations by enabling drillpipe and casing to be fed continuously into the well with full circulation.With today’s technology, drilling has to be halted every 30

India's Oil minister will make efforts to attract overseas investors

by on October 29, 2012 3:07 am BST
India's Oil minister will make efforts to attract overseas investorsBY RAKESH SHARMANEW DELHI -- India's new oil minister said that his ministry will make efforts to attract investment from overseas energy companies and expedite domestic oil and gas exploration activity, at time when major global energy companies have been reluctant to commit

ExxonMobil gets key Alaska permit

by on October 26, 2012 9:01 pm BST
The US Army Corps of Engineers granted ExxonMobil a wetlands-fill permit for construction of drill pads, roads, an airstrip, pipeline, and docking and other facilities needed for production at the long-languishing field - production the state of Alaska has accused the company of dragging its heels on, Reuters reported.