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Shell flows first oil from Gumusut-Kakap

by on November 20, 2012 9:08 am BST
Field partner Petronas announced on Tuesday that first production from the field began flowing on the weekend via an interim crude evacuation system.Output was achieved from two wells on the field which have been tied back to a floating production, storage and offloading vessel on the nearby Murphy Oil-

More corrosion found on Troll C

by on November 16, 2012 1:17 pm BST
It will be "a few days" before the Norwegian oil major is even able to give an estimate as to how long production will remain shut in at the Troll C facility following the earlier corrosion discovery.Statoil revealed on Thursday that it had halted production at the semi-submersible

ConocoPhillips pushes ahead with Poseidon campaign

by on November 13, 2012 2:58 am BST
Project partner Karoon Gas Australia said the Zephyros-1 exploration well in permit WA-398-P was spudded on Monday by the semi-submersible Transocean Legend.The well lies on the flank of a large tilted fault block about nine kilometres south-west of the Kronos-1 discovery and will test the extent,

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