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  • NOPSEMA OKs Shell Crux Proposal

    NOPSEMA has accepted an Offshore Project Proposal from Shell Australia to develop the Crux gas field in the Browse Basin.
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  • OPEC+ Losing Patience with Iraq

    Iraq has come under pressure from Saudi Arabia after failing to meet its production curbs target.
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  • Canada Oil Sands Output Poised for 41 Percent Increase

    IHS Markit anticipates that Canada's oil sands production will grow by nearly 1.1 million bpd.
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  • Permian Execs Signal Milestone

    America's most prolific shale drillers are accepting a fate once anathema to an industry obsessed with growth.
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  • Weatherford Remotely Installs Sakhalin Liner Hanger

    Crew restrictions during the COVID-19 lockdown failed to stop the installation. PHOTO SOURCE: Weatherford International plc
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  • Oil Newcomer Guyana Avoids Pariah Status

    Guyana's electoral authorities have finally named a president after a five-month constitutional crisis.
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  • OPEC Gulf Nations Ended Extra Cuts in July

    The cartel largely persevered with its strategy to revive the global oil industry.
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  • Site Works Start at Wressle

    Egdon Resources revealed that site works have now commenced at the onshore UK Wressle oil field development.
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  • OPEC+ Prepares to Pump More Oil

    From quiet skies over Europe to sparse traffic in America's biggest cities, a recovery in global oil demand is faltering.
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  • UKCS Hits Target 3 Years Early

    The production efficiency of the UK Continental Shelf has reached 80 percent, three years ahead of target.
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  • Commissioning Support Contract Goes to Ampelmann

    This photo shows Ampelmann's offshore transfer system on the Olympic Taurus W2W vessel. PHOTO SOURCE: Ampelmann
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  • Petrofac Wins Contract for 25 UKCS Wells

    Petrofac reported Wednesday that its EPS unit has won a two-year contract from NEO Energy. PHOTO SOURCE: Petrofac
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  • Spirit Extends Life of North Sea Field

    Spirit Energy revealed Wednesday that its York gas field in the Southern North Sea has been given an additional three years of life.
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  • Production Starts from Egypt Oil Discovery

    Eni S.p.A. reported Tuesday an oil discovery in the South West Meleiha Concession in Egypt’s Western Desert.
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  • Oil Market Awaits North America Rebound

    Check out this review of oil market hits and misses for the week ending July 24, 2020.
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  • Weatherford Wins $15MM Argentina Contract

    A major independent operator in Argentina has awarded Weatherford International a two-year contract.
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  • Frac is Back

    U.S. fracking is set for its first monthly rise this year, according to a new Rystad Energy analysis.
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  • Chevron Powering Oil Pumps with Solar Panels

    In California's sun-drenched Kern Valley, Chevron Corp. has found a way to use one of the state's clean-energy programs to cut costs.
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  • West Africa FPSO Contract Extended

    BW Offshore reported that it has secured a one-year contract extension.
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  • Putin Eyes Mexico Hedge Approach

    The Mexican oil hedge helped the country receive massive windfalls in every downturn over the last 20 years.
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