offshore deepwater

  • Mexico Expands Offshore, Onshore Production via International Companies

    Mexico Expands Offshore, Onshore Production via International Companies

    Thursday, 3rd December 2015
    Italian ENI has signed its production-sharing contract for oil and gas production in the Bay of Campeche offshore Mexico. Mexican government announced it would tender 25 onshore oil and gas fields in mid-December.
  • Myanmar Offshore Blocks Awarded to Shell, Mitsui

    Myanmar Offshore Blocks Awarded to Shell, Mitsui

    Thursday, 12th February 2015
    Mitsui Oil Exploration Co. Ltd. has succeeded in a joint bid in the Myanmar Offshore Bidding Round 2013 for three deepwater blocks located offshore Myanmar, namely blocks AD-9, AD-11, and MD-5.
  • US to Offer Over 41 Million Exploration Acres in Gulf of Mexico

    US to Offer Over 41 Million Exploration Acres in Gulf of Mexico

    Monday, 9th February 2015
    As part of the Obama Administration’s all-of-the-above energy strategy to continue to expand safe and responsible domestic energy production, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Director Abigail Ross Hopper today announced that Interior will offer 41.2 million acres for oil and gas exploration and development in the Gulf of Mexico in a March lease sale.
  • Offshore Drilling Set to Increase in 2015

    Offshore Drilling Set to Increase in 2015

    Tuesday, 20th January 2015
    Based on Douglas-Westwood’s offshore drilling forecast, there are still plenty of wells to be drilled if the 2015 oil prices average between $50-70/bbl.
  • China’s First Deepwater Gas Project Gets Underway

    China’s First Deepwater Gas Project Gets Underway

    Monday, 12th January 2015
    Husky's Liwan gas project is the first deepwater gas development offshore China.
  • Shell’s Mars B Project Expands Gulf of Mexico Presence

    Shell’s Mars B Project Expands Gulf of Mexico Presence

    Tuesday, 6th January 2015
    Shell's Mars B project, located in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, produced first oil in the first quarter of this year. It is the first time that significant infrastructure has been added to an existing deepwater field in the Gulf, says Shell.