Citations with the tag: PETROLEUM in submerged lands
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- Operator as contractor saves offshore installation costs.
Hagood, Scott; Perera, Edward // Pipeline & Gas Journal; Aug95, Vol. 222 Issue 8, p22
Reports on the economic viability of the Cercina oil field project located in shallow waters offshore Sfax, Tunisia. Operation of the field by Tunisian British Services (TBS), a joint venture between British Gas Tunisia Ltd. and Enterprise Tunisienne d'Activities Petrolieres (ETAP); Installation...
- Early production test to gauge Dagestan offshore potential.
Beckman, Jeremy // Offshore; Mar95, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p40
Reports on Russia's commercial offshore oilfield in the Inchke-More off Dagestan in the Caspian Sea. Discovery of the field in 1971; Awarding of the development contract to JKX Oil & Gas in 1993; Partners in the project; Results of JKX's feasibility studies; Planned well test programs; Profile...
George, Dev // Offshore; Aug95, Vol. 55 Issue 8, p12
Reports on the projected production of the Suizhong offshore field in Po Hai, China.
- Kinsale head enters expansion phase.
Beckman, Jeremy // Offshore; Apr96, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p18
Reports on expansion plans for Ireland's main producing offshore gas field, Kinsale.
- Barents blocks opened to bidders.
Beckman, Jeremy // Offshore; Dec96, Vol. 56 Issue 12, p16
Reports on Norway's Industry & Energy Ministry's imposition of a deadline for applications for 45 blocks under the Barents Sea Project. Absence of commercial oil discoveries; Decline in drilling levels in the region.
- Two DSTs make Malaysian find.
Tang, Peter // Offshore; Jan97, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p18
Reports on offshore oil finds in Malaysia.
- Faroese, UK licensing under review.
Beckman, Jeremy // Offshore; Feb97, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p18
Reports on the review of the first round of the licensing proposal for offshore oil in Faroe Islands. Negotiations between the island's government with Great Britain; Number of companies nominated for the licensing round.
- Discoveries migrating offshore.
Akani, Fred // Offshore; Feb97, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p22
Reports on the growth of offshore oil discoveries in West Africa. Number of offshore discoveries; Major finds.
- Nigeria: Catching up on the seabed.
Akani, Fred // Offshore; Feb97, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p22
Reports on Nigeria's offshore oil projects in the Gulf of Guinea. Leases awarded by the government; Major oil companies in Nigeria's offshore projects.
- Irish deepwater allocations due.
Beckman, Jeremy // Offshore; Jun97, Vol. 57 Issue 6, p14
Reports on the planned awarding of deepwater blocks in the Rockall Trough area off western Ireland of offshore oil consortia. Semisub JW McLean's operations on the Connemara oil field in western Ireland.
- Quartet of deepwater fields head West Africa development.
Beckman, Jeremy // Offshore; Feb98, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p74
Reports on offshore oil fields in West Africa that are targeted for developments between 1998 and 2001. Distribution of oilfield development by country; Operators planning to develop the most number of oil fields; Forecasted production from the oil fields.
- Nigeria gives leases to retired generals, government cronies.
Akanni, Fred // Offshore; May99, Vol. 59 Issue 5, p22
Reports that Nigeria has given several oil leases in the offshore Niger Delta to retired generals and government cronies. How some observers interpret the lease awards; Problem with the situation.
- New Oil Fields To Attract Big Investment.
Akanni, Fred // Global Finance; Nov2011, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p18
The article reports on a study conducted by Ernst & Young Terco and the Getulion Vargas Foundation which claims that offshore oil fields discovered in Brazil will attract 250-billion-dollar investment by 2020.
- Briefs: Europe.
George, Dev // Offshore; May97, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p12
Reports on the estimated oil reserves of Saga Petroleum SA's Kristin offshore site in Norway.
- Nigeria: The Bakasi dispute continues.
Akani, Fred // Offshore; Apr98, Vol. 58 Issue 4, p24
Reports on a disputes between Nigeria and Cameroon over the ownership of Bakasi Peninsula located in the oil-rich Gulf of Guinea. Location of the peninsula; Impact of the discovery of Zafiro Field on the disagreement; Status of Cameroon's filing of a petition for sovereignty rights.
- MODU shortage unrecognized in IEA global oil supply forecasts.
Von Flatern, Rick // Offshore; Feb97, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p36
Reviews the report `Global Offshore Oil Prospects to 2000,' from the International Energy Agency. Comments from Matthew Simons, the president of Simmons & Co. International; Projections on global offshore oil production.
- US Gulf deepwater field record: 7 developed; 10 underway; 32 to go.
Von Flatern, Rick // Offshore; Jul95, Vol. 55 Issue 7, p28
Reports that a total of 49 separate fields in the US Gulf of Mexico in water depths beyond 1,000 feet have been disclosed by operators as commercial and capable of being developed. Number of deepwater fields that have been developed as of July 1995; Total fields in development; Prospects...
Von Flatern, Rick // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 3/20/1998, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p36
Presents information on news briefs pertaining to business from Tunisia. Information on production of oil from Tunisia's El-Biban filed offshore in the Gulf of Gabes by Centurion Energy International; Indication that Sanwa Bank and Banque Paribas companies have been chosen to finance Tunisia's...
- Gabon offering deepwater.
Akani, Fred // Offshore; Jul97, Vol. 57 Issue 7, p20
Reports on Gabon's offering of deepwater oil concessions to potential investors.
- First frac pack treatment in a deepwater West Africa field.
Claiborne Jr., E.B.; Jones, R.H.; Van Domelen, M. // Offshore; Oct2002, Vol. 62 Issue 10, p36
Reports on the completion of a frac pack treatment performed in deepwater field in West Africa. Characteristics of the reservoir; Use of single trip tool system; Specific conditions to design the frac pack for the well; Step in minifrac analysis process.
- What the state takes in deepwater.
George, Dev // Offshore; Apr97, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p12
Focuses on the competition for investment in deepwater petroleum fields. Government incentives for deepwater development; State take for deepwater regimes.
- Equatorial Guinea to double Zafiro output.
Akani, Fred // Offshore; Apr97, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p22
Reports on developments related to offshore oil well projects in Equatorial Guinea, as of April 1997. Includes Mobil's plans to double the production from offshore Zafiro field; Jade field discovery on Block B by Mobil and UMC.
- Multinationals may be disqualified.
Akani, Fred // Offshore; May98, Vol. 58 Issue 5, p22
Speculates on Nigeria's plans to open the bidding process for ultra deep offshore oil blocks in the Niger Delta Basin. Location of the blocks; Participation of indigenous companies in the bidding; Political issues related to the awarding of contracts.
- Bakassi air space is cramped.
Akani, Fred // Offshore; May98, Vol. 58 Issue 5, p22
Reports on Nigeria's issuance of a warning to aircraft flying over Bakassi, in the wake of intensifying dispute over ownership to a shallow offshore oil terrain between the country and Cameroon. History of the dispute; Alleged attacks on Nigerians living in the peninsula by Cameroon forces.
- NEWFOUNDLAND GETS SECOND FPSO.
Akani, Fred // ENR: Engineering News-Record; 4/15/2002, Vol. 248 Issue 14, p22
Reports the launching of the offshore oil-field of the Newfoundland and Labrador. Cost of the project; Contract for the engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning of the Terra Nova FPSO topsides; Aim to deliver first oil by the end of 2005.
- FRONTIER PUSHED IN DEEPWATER GULF.
Akani, Fred // ENR: Engineering News-Record; 5/6/2002, Vol. 248 Issue 17, p18
Reports the conceptual engineering study for offshore oil and gas production in the U.S. Exploitation of oil and gas fields of the petroleum industry; Enhancement of alternative for mooring systems of caisson vessels; Use of design basis for high-current environment.
- Caspian Sea project includes a 1,200 mi. crude oil pipeline.
Congram, Gary E. // Pipeline & Gas Journal; Aug95, Vol. 222 Issue 8, p28
Focuses on the Chirag 1 oil field located offshore Azerbaijan in the Caspian Sea. Feasibility study on the site; Contract award from Azerbaijan International Operating Co. (AIOC); AIOC's production sharing contract with Socar; Project scope; Pipeline recommendation from Tengiz to the...
- Carigali chalks up another major Sarawak discovery.
Tang, Peter // Offshore; Jul95, Vol. 55 Issue 7, p12
Reports that Carigali has made an oil and gas discovery at Tanjung Baram-1 in Block SK-15 in the Baram delta Basin, offshore Sarawak, Malaysia.
- Aasgard finally rolls off the statutes.
Beckman, Jeremy // Offshore; Aug96, Vol. 56 Issue 8, p20
Reports that Norway's Storting parliament has approved the development plan for the Aasgard complex of oil fields in Haltenbanken. Total estimated volume of combined reserves at the fields; Use of a semisubmersible platform for the gas production phase; Handling of well completions; Additional...
- Service alliances pursuing offshore completion efficiency.
Von Flatern, Rick // Offshore; Dec96, Vol. 56 Issue 12, p40
Focuses on the alliance formed by Halliburton with Petroleum Engineering Services and Schlumberger with Baker Oil tools to address the problems of offshore well interventions and inefficient production management. Features of `smart wells'; Importance of zone selection; Refinement of 3D seismic.
- Ireland's first oil, UK licensing.
Beckman, Jeremy // Offshore; Sep97, Vol. 57 Issue 9, p18
Reports that Statoil has spudded its second appraisal well on the Connemara Field in the northern margin of the Porcupine Basin, off western Ireland. Description of the well; Tests scheduled for the well; Other offshore developments off Ireland.
- Semi pushes Snorre into major league.
Beckman, Jeremy // Offshore; Feb98, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p14
Reports on Saga and its partners' plan to develop the Snorre northern area reservoirs in the Norwegian Sea. Volume of production committed by Saga and its partners; background on the infrastructure to be built by Saga and its partners to facilitate production; Other environmental targets set...
- Equatorial Guinea may extend bid deadline.
Akanni, Fred // Offshore; May99, Vol. 59 Issue 5, p22
Reports that the May 10, 1999 deadline for Equatorial Guinea's first deepwater bidding round may be extended. Reason for the possible extension; Number of blocks on offer; Available geologic data on the deepwater segment.
- Low profile project springboard to deepwater for independent.
Beckman, Jeremy // Offshore; Mar2000, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p87
Presents information on the indigenous oil industry assistance program in Nigeria. Marginal solutions for deepwater oil project; Funding from Brovig Offshore company; Estimated daily output.
- Seawater membrane filtration used to control scale in Syd Arne reservoir.
Munro, Alistair M.; McMonagle, Tony; Skinner, Alan; Hardy, Jim; Stratton, Eon // Offshore; Aug2001, Vol. 61 Issue 8, p50
Talks about the plan to install a sea waterflood to control scaling in the Syd Arne offshore oil fields. Considerations during retrofit design; Use of the Zeron 100 duplex steel for the pipework system; Information on the membrane process plant for the reduction of sulfate in seawater.
- 'Daisy chaining' subsea tiebacks pioneered on US Gulf facility.
Furlow, William // Offshore; Aug2001, Vol. 61 Issue 8, p106
Emphasizes the importance of large jackets and deepwater floating production facilities for developing smaller oil fields on the Einset project in the Gulf of Mexico. Information on daisy chaining subsea tieback; Example of a subsea field tying back to another subsea field; How smaller fields...
- Expanded operating envelope creates new frontiers.
Furlow, William // Offshore; Apr2002, Vol. 62 Issue 4, p34
Discusses several issues on offshore oil drilling and production technology. Policy in the Gulf of Mexico regarding oil shelves; Political factors affecting the expansion of offshore operating envelopes; Information on regional frontiers to be explored.
- Horn Mountain Spar nearly ready.
Hull, Jennifer Pallanich // Offshore; Jun2002, Vol. 62 Issue 6, p24
Reports the offshore oil drilling project at Horn Mountain in the Gulf of Mexico. Description of the offshore oil field; Details of the offshore project.
Hull, Jennifer Pallanich // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 08/27/99, Vol. 43 Issue 34, p23
Reports that a Saudi-Malaysian group started drilling on its first exploration well in the offshore 7th November block in the Gulf of Gabes north of Libya on August 14, 1999.
- Shell evaluates six offers for Soroush/Nowruz fields in Iran.
Hull, Jennifer Pallanich // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 08/11/2000, Vol. 44 Issue 32, p10
Reports the evaluation of bids for production facility construction at the Sorous/Nowruz offshore oil fields in Iran. Name of companies participating in the bid; Value of the engineering contract; Contract period; Plans of the Royal Dutch/Shell Group to make an early decision on the winning bid.
- Senegal's large-scale compartments provide new exploration potential.
Dombrowski, John; Faye, Mamadou // Offshore; Feb2000, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p46
Reports on the petroleum exploration activities in the offshore water of Senegal. Geologic information; Seismic correlation; Exploration history.
- Al-Khalij field development contracts confirmed.
Dombrowski, John; Faye, Mamadou // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 07/21/2000, Vol. 44 Issue 29, p11
Reports that TotalFinaElf has awarded main packages in its offshore Al-Khalij oil field development project in Qatar. Recipients of TotalFina's contract; Schedule of the project's completion.
- South Africa hit oil.
Commey, Pusch // New African; Oct2003, Issue 422, p48
Reports on the discovery of oil fields in the seas of Africa. Details of a mining project to open wells in the area; Impact of the discovery on oil imports; Management plans for the fields.
- MMS 2001 Diversity Intern Story.
Baier, Elizabeth // Hispanic Times Magazine; Fall2001, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p24
Presents the experiences of interns on the offshore oil and gas platforms in Camarillo, California. Efforts of the Department of Interior (DOI) Minority Internship program by selecting student to work at the Pacific region office; Reasons behind the participation of the DOI;Discussions on the...
- Probe proves further oil off Gullfaks.
Beckman, Jeremy // Offshore; May95, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p14
Reports on Statoil's oil discovery near the Gullfaks Field in the North Sea. Problems in the production levels in the field; Possible postponement of the production in the Heidrun Field.
- Ranger lifts Angolan oil.
Akanni, Fred // Offshore; Nov98, Vol. 58 Issue 11, p22
Reports that Ranger has commenced lifting oil from the Kiame field in in Block 4, offshore Angola. Production capacity; Estimated recoverable reserve contained by field.
- Billion bbl deepwater giants list continues to grow.
Akanni, Fred // Offshore; Nov98, Vol. 58 Issue 11, p40
Presents information on several deepwater oil discoveries worldwide. Marlim Field off Brazil; Bonga Field in the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria; Banzala Field off Cabinda.
- Caspian platforms designed for seismic shocks.
Akanni, Fred // Offshore; Aug2003, Vol. 63 Issue 8, p145
Focuses on the development of the Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli oil field project in the Azeri sector of the Caspian Sea. Design of the drilling platform facility; Role of KCA Deutag on the project; Equipments used in the project.
- The new `new frontiers'.
George, Dev // Offshore; Mar97, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p6
Examines possible locations of new offshore oil reserves worldwide. Possible oil reserves in the Indian, Pacific and Arctic Oceans; Presence of hydrocarbons in the East China Sea; Estimated total volume of known offshore reserves.
- Down goes the deal.
Greenwald, John; Burleigh, Nina // Time International (South Pacific Edition); 3/27/95, Issue 12, p43
Reports on the scuttling by the United States of Conoco's deal with Iraq to develop offshore oil fields. Slipping a deal; Worrying about government approval later; Information provided by Conoco president Constantine Nicandros concerning the deal; Opposition by State Secretary Warren...