Offshore - Oil & Gas

  • Topaz to help Dragon Oil develop Turkmenistan’s...

    The oil services firm won a $100m contract to supply vessels, supporting Dragon Oil to retain top Turkmen position. Dubai-based Topaz Energy and Marine will supply vessels to Dragon Oil, the upstream unit of Emirates National Oil Company (Enoc), for the development of Turkmenistan’s offshore hydrocarbon resources.

  • Greece launches new offshore oil and gas...

    The move follows expressions of interest by a consortium of Total, Exxon Mobil and Hellenic Petroleum for exploration in two sites off the island of Crete, and by Greece's Energean for a block in the Ionian Sea in western Greece.

  • The importance of local contents in challenging...

    In the current challenging market conditions, the importance of local contents cannot be overlooked. Local contents are not only human resources, but also material and any available resources that can contribute to enhancing quality and maintaining lower prices.

  • Bahrain's PM patronises 4th Middle East...

    Under the patronage of HRH Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa, the Prime Minister, the Kingdom of Bahrain will host the 4th Middle East Process Engineering Conference & Exhibition (MEPEC), during 9-11 October 2017 at Bahrain's International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

  • Senaat – Abu Dhabi unit wins top EPC ranking

    Senaat – Abu Dhabi, one of the UAE’s largest industrial investment holding companies, said its subsidary - National Petroleum Construction Company (NPCC) - has been ranked 5th in the annual list of Top 30 engineering, procurement and construction companies in the energy sector in the Middle East and North Africa region, as compiled by Oil & Gas Middle East Magazine.

  • Oil to stay between $50-55 in H2, 2018: Barclays

    Brent prices are likely to stay in the $50-55 range in the second half of 2017 and to average in the same range in 2018, said Barclays in its latest Oil Instant Insight. Despite the statements in the communiqué of the Opec/Non-Opec Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) and Joint Technical Committee (JTC), balances still indicate a constructive market balance in the remainder of this year, it said.


Offshore oil companies reboarding platforms, rigs in U.S. Gulf of Mexico

Offshore oil and gas operators in the Gulf of Mexico are reboarding platforms and rigs and restoring normal operations following Tropical Storm Harvey. The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) Hurricane Response Team continues to monitor the operators’ activities as they return to safe operations. This is the final update of evacuation and shut-in production statistics for Tropical Storm Harvey. 


Abu Dhabi Confirms Expanded Programme For World’s Largest Oil And Gas Technical Conference

Organisers of the annual Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC), hosted by ADNOC, have confirmed the event’s technical conference, already the world’s largest for oil and gas professionals, will see a significant increase in scope for 2017 to include the downstream industry for the first time, as well as more sessions for specialised areas including offshore and marine exploration and production.


BunkerEx is an online marketplace for shipping companies that need to buy fuel

There are an growing variety of startups attempting to carry extra transparency — and, dare I say it, disruption — to varied component of sea freight or the delivery trade. These embody Freightos, the well-funded freight market and freight-forwarding quote value comparability website, and, extra just lately, Shipamax, which is attempting to tug bulk delivery into the digital age.