Daily Archives: September 29, 2017

Lundin bites dust in Barents Sea well

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today.. Lundin Norway has completed drilling of exploration well 7220/6-3 on the Børselv prospect in PL609 on the Loppa High in the southern Barents Sea. The well was dry. The well was drilled approx. 20 kilometers north of the oil and gas discovery 7220/6-2 R (Neiden), 30 kilometers northeast…

Chevron appoints new head

Rate this article By LNG World News Chevron has named Michael Wirth as the company’s new chairman and CEO, succeeding John Watson who will retire from the company on February 1, 2018, after 37 years service, including eight years as chairman and CEO. Speaking following his appointment, Wirth said that the company, under Watson’s leadership,…

Danos wins Gulf of Mexico deal with Shell

Rate this article By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Danos, a Louisiana-based oil and gas service company, has been awarded a contract with Shell to provide maintenance services on three Gulf of Mexico production hubs and associated subsea infrastructure. Danos said that it would, under the terms of the contract, provide project management, construction, automation, fabrication, and scaffolding services…

LNG Best for HD and Long Haul says Volvo Trucks

Rate this article By NGV Global Lars Mårtensson, Director Environment and Innovation at Volvo Trucks Volvo Trucks: “Liquefied gas is the best available climate alternative on the market for heavy regional and long-haul transport operations” By replacing diesel with liquefied natural gas or biogas, CO₂ emissions from heavy trucks can be drastically reduced. Liquefied Natural…