Daily Archives: December 23, 2016

Micoperi wins Ghana’s Tema LNG project EPC contract

By LNG World News Micoperi, part of the Protan group of companies, has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the Tema LNG import terminal in Ghana. Under the contract, awarded by Quantum Power Ghana Gas, Micoperi will build the full off- and onshore project infrastructure, which will connect the floating storage…

Hibernia produces one billion barrels of oil

By Offshore Energy Today.. The Hibernia Management and Development Company Ltd. (HMDC) and ExxonMobil Canada reported on Thursday that the Hibernia gravity based structure, offshore Canada, has produced its one billionth barrel of oil. The milestone was achieved on December 21st and represents an amount higher than originally expected when the field started production in…

Bear Head LNG feeder pipeline granted environmental approval

By LNG World News Bear Paw Pipeline, a unit of Perth-based LNG Limited has received environmental assessment approval from Nova Scotia Environment for its natural gas pipeline. The 62.5 km natural gas pipeline will run from Goldboro to the proposed Bear Head LNG liquefied natural gas export facility in Point Tupper, Richmond County, Nova Scotia,…

Aker BP makes oil discovery in North Sea

By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Aker BP, a new oil and gas player formed by merging BP Norge and Det norske, has made an oil discovery east of the Frigg field in the North Sea, offshore Norway. The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) said on Friday that Aker BP, the operator of the production license 442, concluded drilling of…

Barakah to overhaul Murphy’s Kikeh spar

By Offshore Energy Today.. Malaysia’s Barakah Offshore Petroleum has been awarded a contract with Murphy Oil to service the company’s Kikeh spar platform, offshore Malaysia. Barakah’s wholly-owned subsidiary company PBJV received a letter of award from Murphy Sabah Oil and Murphy Sarawak Oil for the provision of production riser tensioner overhaul, maintenance, and upgrade for…

LNG Limited extends EPC contract for Magnolia LNG

By LNG World News LNG Limited of Australia on Friday informed that the validity period of its EPC contract with the KBR-SKE&C joint venture for the Magnolia liquefied natural gas project has been extended. Both LNGL and KSJV agreed to extend the binding lump sum turnkey engineering, procurement and construction contract, the Perth-based LNG terminal…

Anadarko sells Marcellus shale natural gas assets

By LNG World News Image courtesy of AnadarkoAnadarko Petroleum has agreed to sell its assets in the Marcellus Shale of north-central Pennsylvania to Alta Marcellus Development a unit of Alta Resources Development, for approximately US$1.24 billion. The midstream assets in the Marcellus owned by Western Gas Partners, Anadarko’s sponsored master limited partnership, are excluded from…