Posts Tagged ‘media’

Man dies at Pioneer North Slope drill site

by on November 14, 2012 9:58 pm GMT
The man worked as a welder for Nabors Industries, which had been contracted by Pioneer. He was reportedly found at the bottom of a stairwell at the operator's Oooguruk drill site, located on a six-acre island in the Beaufort Sea.North Slope Borough Police Chief Leon Boyea said an

Australia's Woodside invests in Myanmar oil gas prospect

by on October 19, 2012 4:31 am GMT
Australia's Woodside invests in Myanmar oil gas prospectBY ROSS KELLYSYDNEY -- Australia's Woodside said it has bought a 40% stake in an oil and gas exploration block offshore Myanmar, as foreign companies become increasingly willing to risk investing in the once reclusive Asian nation.Myanmar's government has eased restrictions on the

Dong targets Musling probe

by on September 25, 2012 3:02 pm GMT
Danish explorer Dong has reportedly lined up an exploration probe at the Musling prospect in the southern North Sea off Norway.Compatriot contractor Maersk Drilling’s jack-up Maersk Giant has been chartered to drill the 3/7-9 well in Dong-operated production licence 289, at a location north-north-west of the Rokke

Germans trust pragmatic top judge to walk euro tightrope

by on September 10, 2012 6:00 am GMT
By Madeline Chambers BERLIN, Sept 10 | Mon Sep 10, 2012 2:00am EDT BERLIN, Sept 10 (Reuters) - Angela Merkel may be the most powerful woman in Europe, but this week the chancellor's plans to save the euro lie in the hands of Andreas Vosskuhle, the supreme court judge known as Germany's most powerful man