Posts Tagged ‘exxonmobil’

ExxonMobil Nigeria spill spreads along coast

by on November 19, 2012 3:21 am BST
A Reuters reporter visiting several parts of Akwa Ibom state saw a rainbow-tinted oil slick stretching for 32 kilometres from a pipeline that ExxonMobil had shut down because of a leak a week ago. Locals scooped it into jerry cans.The managing director of ExxonMobil's local unit, Mark Ward, told

Providence set to drink deep on Drombeg

by on November 12, 2012 11:31 am BST
The company has issued the updated proven and probable resource estimate after completing seismic inversion tests on the prospect, which lies in a water depth of about 2500 metres in the southern Porcupine basin, around 220 kilometres off south-west Ireland.There is also believed to be further potential resource upside in

Lukoil ‘studying ExxonMobil Iraq offer’

by on November 9, 2012 9:58 am BST
Lukoil is studying the offer from the US supermajor regarding its stake in the West Qurna-1 oilfield which it has reportedly this week officially told Iraq’s government it is leaving."We received an offer from Exxon. We will likely study this possibility. But we haven't make any decision today,"

Global eyes development options for Bolivar

by on November 8, 2012 9:33 am BST
The Latin America-focused company announced on Thursday that it had engaged a financial advisor for the possible farm-out or disposal of all or part of the company’s Bolivar contract area.Global managing director Steve Voss said he looked forward to working with the eventual partners selected to develop