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Exploration & Production Featured Stories:

    • Enbridge Acquires North America’s Premier Crude Export Facility

      by Tina Olivero

      Enbridge Inc.  on Sept. 7, 2021, announced that it has entered into a definitive purchase agreement with EnCap Flatrock Midstream to acquire Moda Midstream Operating, LLC (Moda) for U.S. $3.0 billion in cash, subject to closing adjustments. The acquisition will significantly advance the Company’s U.S. Gulf Coast export strategy and connectivity to low-cost and long-lived reserves in […]

    • Trican: Building Second Low Emissions Fracturing Fleet

      by Tina Olivero

      Trican Well Service Ltd. is pleased to announce that it will expand its fleet of next generation, low emissions fracturing equipment by upgrading a second set of existing pumping equipment with CAT Tier 4 dynamic gas blending engines. The conversion to Tier 4 DGB engines will provide industry leading reductions in emissions and lower fuel […]

    • Fugro and DIMAR: Collaborative Seep Studies in the Caribbean Sea

      by Tina Olivero

      The Colombian Maritime Authority, DIMAR has selected Fugro to perform a joint environmental and exploration seep study in the Caribbean Sea. The project began in late August, building on the success of a similar effort with DIMAR in 2019, and is scheduled to complete in November. As with the previous collaboration, this year’s work will involve the acquisition, analysis and interpretation of seabed sediment samples and heat flow measurements to help assess the region’s resource potential.  Fugro will also provide classroom- and vessel-based training […]

    • Eksfin nears NOK 10bn in loan financing for green ship projects

      by Tina Olivero

      Norwegian export credit agency Eksfin (formerly Export Credit Norway and GIEK) is playing a major role in accelerating the ‘green shift’ at sea, providing loan guarantees approaching 1 billion Euro for the construction of 35 eco-friendly vessels over the last four years – including ‘Le Commandant Charcot’, the world’s most exclusive polar exploration cruise ship […]

    • Honeywell: Selected For Potential Green Diesel Project

      by Tina Olivero

      Honeywell announced that PBF Energy Inc., an independent petroleum refiner and supplier of transportation fuels, would use Honeywell Ecofining™ technology for a potential renewable diesel project at its Chalmette Refinery in Louisiana. PBF is currently evaluating the conversion of an idle hydrocracking unit at the plant to a single-stage Ecofining unit that if built would […]

    • Blockchain: Key to Cutting Down Oil & Gas Operational Costs

      by Tina Olivero

      In light of the prevailing uncertainty in global energy demand, there is a heightened focus on cost reduction across all functions in the oil and gas industry. Leading players are seeking to simplify transaction processing using blockchain to boost operational efficiency and minimize compliance issues, says GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. According to […]

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