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Dominion starts construction activities for Cove Point LNG export project
31 October 2014 Dominion has started construction-related activities for the Cove Point liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project, which is expected to cost between $3.4bn and $3.8bn, in the...

Egdon completes drilling at Burton on the Wolds-1 conventional exploration well in UK
31 October 2014 Egdon Resources has completed drilling operations at the Burton on the Wolds-1 conventional exploration well in UK Onshore Licence PEDL201 in Leicestershire....

Energy Transfer and Phillips form JVs to develop two pipeline projects
30 October 2014 Energy Transfer Equity (ETE), Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) (collectively Energy Transfer) and Phillips 66 have formed two joint ventures (JVs) to develop the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL)...

Shell Midstream Partners prices IPO at $23 per unit
30 October 2014 Royal Dutch Shell’s subsidiary Shell Midstream Partners has priced its initial public offering (IPO) of 40 million common units at $23 each....

Saipem secures $2bn worth of engineering and drilling contracts
29 October 2014 Italian oil and gas firm Saipem has secured around $2bn worth of engineering, construction and drilling contracts in the Middle East and Latin...

Chevron starts gas production from Bibiyana expansion project in Bangladesh
29 October 2014 Chevron’s Bangladesh subsidiary has started natural gas production from the Bibiyana Expansion Project in the northeastern part of the...

Jay Polychem (India) discovers oil in Gujarat’s Cambay basin
28 October 2014 Petrochemicals distribution firm Jay Polychem (India) has discovered oil near Ahmedabad in Gujarat’s Cambay...

Williams Partners and Access Midstream agree to merge in $50bn deal
28 October 2014 Williams Partners and Access Midstream Partners have agreed to merge in a transaction worth about...

Technip-Fluor JV to support Petronas RAPID project in Malaysia
27 October 2014 A joint venture of Technip and Fluor has secured an engineering, procurement and construction management contract for the Petronas Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development (RAPID)...

Solo Oil unveils oil discovery at Horse Hill-1 well in UK
27 October 2014 Solo Oil has unveiled an oil discovery at the Horse Hill-1 well, which is situated on the northern side of the Weald Basin in the...

Continental completes four new Springer oil wells in Oklahoma's SCOOP play
24 October 2014 Continental Resources has completed four new Springer oil wells in the South Central Oklahoma Oil Province...

Tullow Oil unveils exploration results of Kenyan onshore wells
24 October 2014 Tullow Oil has unveiled the results of a series of exploration and appraisal activities undertaken in Blocks 10BB and 13T onshore...

BP awards onshore FEED contracts for $12bn Tangguh expansion project in Indonesia
23 October 2014 BP has awarded the onshore front end engineering and design (FEED) contracts to two consortia for the $12bn Tangguh expansion project (Train 3) in West Papua,...

Bechtel starts construction of Tilbury LNG facility expansion project in Canada
23 October 2014 US-based engineering firm Bechtel has begun construction at the Tilbury liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility in British Columbia,...

Drilling starts at Burton on Wolds-1 conventional exploration well in UK
22 October 2014 Oil and gas exploration and production firm Egdon Resources has started drilling operations at the Burton on the Wolds-1 conventional exploration well in UK Onshore Licence PEDL201 in...

Cue Energy to acquire 100% interest in onshore Mahakam Hilir PSC, Indonesia
22 October 2014 Oil and gas exploration and production firm Cue Energy Resources has agreed to acquire a 100% interest in the Mahakam Hilir PSC in the Kutei Basin onshore Kalimantan,...

QEP to divest midstream business to Tesoro for $2.5bn
21 October 2014 Natural gas and crude oil exploration and production firm QEP Resources has agreed to sell its midstream business to Tesoro Logistics in a $2.5bn...

Leni Gas & Oil discovers more oil at Goudron field in Trinidad
21 October 2014 Leni Gas & Oil (LGO) has discovered oil at the sixth of its planned 30 new development wells at the Goudron Field in Trinidad....

DNV GL to undertake UK ETI’s gas vector transition pathways development project
20 October 2014 DNV GL has secured a contract to manage the UK Energy Technologies Institute’s (ETI) gas vector transition pathways development...

PennEast Pipeline secures FERC approval to start pre-filing process
20 October 2014 The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has approved PennEast Pipeline Company’s request to start the pre-filing review...

NEOS starts airborne acquisition operations on Lebanon oil project
17 October 2014 NEOS GeoSolutions has started airborne acquisition operations on its CedarsOil project in Lebanon....