Lancaster field development ramps up
20 March, 2018
UK oil and gas company Hurricane Energy has announced that key infrastructure for the early production system on the Lancaster field has been delivered.
Statoil becomes operator of Norwegian assets in US$1.45bn deal
Norwegian energy giant Statoil has finalised a US$1.45bn deal with Total to take over operatorship of the Martin Linge field and Garantiana discovery on the Norwegian continental shelf.
ADNOC signs major offshore concession agreements with Total
19 March, 2018
The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company has signed agreements with Total, awarding the French supermajor stakes in two Abu Dhabi offshore concessions.
Ground broken at new 450MW gas-fired combined cycle plant in Tunisia
A groundbreaking ceremony has taken place for a new US$340m gas-fired combined cycle power plant in Tunisia with a capacity of 450MW.
Shell announces sale of New Zealand interests to OMV
16 March, 2018
Oil and gas major Royal Dutch Shell has reached an agreement to sell its shares in Shell entities in New Zealand to OMV for US$578m.
GE announces new energy storage platform
US power firm GE has launched a new battery energy storage platform that is designed to support both grid integration of renewable power and decentralised generation.
Statoil to change name to Equinor
15 March, 2018
Norwegian energy giant Statoil has decided to change its name to Equinor to reflect its development as a broad energy company.
Saipem targets more UK offshore wind contracts
Italian energy construction firm Saipem has plans to expand its operations in the UK after completing work on Statoil’s Hywind floating wind farm project off the coast of Peterhead, Scotland.
Wood lands three contracts with Woodside in Senegal
14 March, 2018
Global project, engineering and technical services provider Wood has been awarded three contracts to perform subsea and flow assurance studies for Woodside in Senegal, West Africa.
BP awards subsea contracts to McDermott and BHGE
13 March, 2018
McDermott and Baker Hughes, a GE company, have been awarded an engineering, construction and installation contract for BP’s West African Tortue/Ahmeyim development.
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