Posts Tagged ‘dhabi’

Total confirms talks over Nigerian assets

by on November 12, 2012 3:56 am BST
A Bloomberg report last week said Sinopec was close to buying stakes in Nigerian onshore oil blocks from Total."Yes we are discussing with certain buyers about selling certain assets in Nigeria," Reuters cited Total chief executive Christophe de Margerie, telling reporters at an energy conference in Abu Dhabi

TAQA takes the reigns at Cladhan

by on October 17, 2012 2:33 pm BST
The company, which is the UK-based subsidiary of Abu Dhabi National Energy Company, holds a 40.1% stake in the licence P1064 play after buying shares from Sterling Resources, Premier Oil and Dyas UK in three separate farm-ins over the past year.The operatorship stemming from the last farm-

Saipem wins new contracts worth almost $200 million

by on September 28, 2012 3:18 am BST
Saipem wins new contracts worth almost $200 millionBY CHRISTOPHER EMSDENROME -- Saipem said it has won new contracts worth almost $200 million for jobs in Abu Dhabi, Ecuador and Egypt.Saipem said it won a three year contract to offer offshore drilling equipment for a project off Abu Dhabi, with the

OMV, Wintershall in Adnoc sour gas pact

by on June 21, 2012 7:37 am BST
The first two are to conduct an appraisal drilling campaign on the sour gas and condensate field in Shuwaihat with the local oil giant then stepping in if it proves a success.Wintershall, as operator, and OMV will sink three appraisal wells as well as acquiring 3D seismic over the