Posts Tagged ‘talisman’

Talisman eyes asset sales to curb losses

by on October 30, 2012 11:02 am BST
The Canadian company reported a net loss of $731 million, versus a profit of $521 million a year ago, with chief executive Hal Kvisle saying the result “reflects the strengths and challenges of our portfolio”.The impairment charge was attributed to Talisman’s impending exit from Peru, a ban on shale

SBM Offshore confirms reports that it will fix Yme platform

by on October 29, 2012 12:38 am BST
SBM Offshore confirms reports that it will fix Yme platformBY ROBERT VAN DEN OEVERAMSTERDAM -- Dutch oil services company SBM Offshore confirmed that said it will fix the faulty legs of its Yme oil and gas platform, together with its commissioner Talisman Energy. The company said it has presented a plan

Talisman: Yme platform at risk of collapse

by on October 4, 2012 10:44 pm BST
Repairs are needed to avert such a risk, Talisman said in the letter to the Norway's Petroleum Safety Authority dated 26 July, written several weeks after the platform was evacuated in the latest of a string of problems that have plagued Yme, the news wire said.The project is well over

Maersk inks Talisman deal off Norway

by on September 13, 2012 7:28 am BST
The Dane’s jack-up Maersk Giant will drill the 16/10-5 well at the Polar Bear prospect on production licence 568, the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate revealed on Thursday.The NPD did not reveal when the probe would begin, but reports last month, suggesting Talisman would use the Maersk Gallant, said a contract would