Daily Archives: November 3, 2016

IGU Secretariat Relocates to Barcelona

By NGV Global Luis Bertrán Rafecas Assumes Position of IGU Secretary General The International Gas Union (IGU)’s secretariat has relocated from Oslo, Norway to Barcelona, Spain, with Gas Natural Fenosa and Sedigas becoming the new Secretariat host organizations. The move follows the appointment of Mr. Luis Bertrán Rafecas to the position of Secretary General, taking…

Maersk Oil ditches Buckskin, keeps Chissonga

By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Danish oil company Maersk Oil has decided to relinquish its share in the Buckskin project in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, citing its new strategy to focus on fewer geographical areas. While moving away from the Buckskin in the U.S. Gulf, Maersk Oil, however, is not giving up on the Chissonga project in…

Eleven years of production for Statoil’s Kristin field

By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Thursday, November 3, 2016, marked the eleventh anniversary of Statoil’s Kristin field coming on stream, Norwegian Oil and Gas Association has informed. Located in the southwest part of Halten Bank in the Norwegian Sea, the Kristin field came online on November 3, 2005. The field has been developed with 12 production wells in…