Posts Tagged ‘canyon’

Sheen matches oil from Macondo well

by on October 11, 2012 5:21 pm BST
BP, the operator of the Macondo well, reported the sheen on 16 September in Mississippi Canyon Block 252, about 50 miles off the coast of Louisiana.The US Coast Guard said an evaluation of samples collected from the sheen indicates a correlation with oil the Macondo well, which was plugged after leaking for 87

Aker wins umbilicals for Murphy’s Dalmatian field

by on September 27, 2012 10:54 am BST
The Norwegian outfit will supply two production control umbilicals and three umbilical termination assemblies for the field, which is jointly owned by Murphy with Ecopetrol.One control and injection umbilical will tie Dalamatian back to Murphy’s De Soto Canyon Block 4 well 34 kilometres away, while the other infield umbilical will connect

Newfield sheds last of GoM assets

by on September 18, 2012 8:49 pm BST
The sale includes 65 deep-water blocks, six of which are currently producing, and 10 shelf blocks, four of which are producing. W&T will also take over Newfield's overriding royalty interest in another three deep-water blocks, two of which are producing.The deal also includes about 312,000 gross undeveloped acres, 91%

Ecopetrol reports deepwater discovery in U.S. Gulf

by on September 11, 2012 12:49 pm BST
Ecopetrol reports deepwater discovery in U.S. GulfHOUSTON -- Ecopetrol S.A, through its affiliate Ecopetrol America Inc., provided the results of the Parmer Prospect in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico.The Parmer prospect #1 is located on Green Canyon 867, at a depth of 18,900 ft (5,760 m), which allowed for several