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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,...

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,...

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...

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....

Chesapeake to sell Southern Marcellus and Utica shale assets for $5.37bn
17 October 2014 Chesapeake Energy has agreed to sell assets in the Southern Marcellus Shale and a portion of the Eastern Utica Shale in West Virginia, US, to Southwestern Energy for $5.375bn....

TGS unveils two new onshore 3D surveys in Oklahoma
16 October 2014 Norway-based geoscience data firm TGS has unveiled two new multi-client onshore 3D surveys located within the Anadarko Basin in Oklahoma,...

EnerJex enters into horizontal Niobrara and Codell oil plays in US
16 October 2014 EnerJex Resources has acquired leasehold interests covering 3,945 net acres in Weld County, Colorado, US, from various third...

Santos GLNG feeds natural gas into 420km Queensland pipeline in Australia
15 October 2014 Santos GLNG has fed natural gas into its 420km gas transmission pipeline for the first time through its primary compressor station in the Fairview field in south-west Queensland,...

American Midstream acquires Costar Midstream for $470m
15 October 2014 American Midstream Partners has acquired Costar Midstream from Energy Spectrum Partners VI for around...

INEOS Upstream to buy 80% stake in Scotland shale gas asset
14 October 2014 INEOS Upstream has agreed to acquire 80% stake in Petroleum Exploration and Development Licence (PEDL) 162, in the Midland Valley of Scotland, UK, from Reach Coal Seam Gas (Reach...

Targa to buy Atlas Pipeline and Atlas Energy for $7.7bn
14 October 2014 Targa Resources Partners and Targa Resources have agreed to acquire Atlas Pipeline Partners (APL) and Atlas Energy in a transaction valued at around...

Alberta Energy Regulator approves $3bn Grand Rapids pipeline project
13 October 2014 The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has approved the majority of TransCanada’s applications to build and operate the $3bn Grand Rapids pipeline...

ATCO secures contract to build natural gas pipeline in Mexico
13 October 2014 ATCO has secured a contract worth around $50m to design, build, operate and maintain a natural gas pipeline near Tula town in the state of Hidalgo,...

Pembina Pipeline unveils plans for $314m diluent terminal development in Alberta
10 October 2014 Transportation and midstream service provider Pembina Pipeline has unveiled plans to construct a C$350m ($314m) condensate and diluent terminal in central Alberta,...

IGas to start drilling at Ellesmere Port exploration site in November 2014
10 October 2014 Oil and gas exploration and production firm IGas Energy is planning to start drilling at its Ellesmere Port exploration site in November...

Amerisur completes Platanillo-20 well drilling in Colombia
09 October 2014 Oil and gas firm Amerisur Resources has completed drilling the Platanillo-20 well in the Platanillo field,...


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