Posts Tagged ‘americas’

Shell sees net profit rise

by on November 1, 2012 7:42 am BST
The company’s net income for the three months to 30 September was over $7.2 billion, up 3% on the $7 billion booked during the third quarter of 2011.The rise in profits came despite revenues sliding more than 8% year-on-year to $115.4 billion, compared to nearly $126 billion a year

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

Expro wins multi-million dollar TCP contracts in GOM region

by on October 22, 2012 8:59 am BST
Expro wins multi-million dollar TCP contracts in GOM regionHOUSTON -- Expro announced two significant contract wins with Murphy Exploration and Production and BP Americas Inc. in the U.S. offshore region.The Murphy award is for a three-year campaign offshore Gulf of Mexico, while the BP win will see

Tidewater up on utilisation hike

by Forex Rooton August 8, 2012 12:28 pm BST
The company booked net profit of $32.86 million in the first quarter to the end of June as against $24.56 million in the comparable period a year ago.Revenues shot up from $254.61 million to $294.45 million with revenues in the Sub-Saharan Africa/Europe fleet up from $111.08 million