Cobalt International Energy announced an agreement with Rowan (UK) Reliance Limited for the early termination of its long-term drilling contract for the Rowan Reliance drillship.
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The Mexican state-owned oil and gas company Pemex announced it has made six new light oil discoveries in the Gulf of Mexico which could significantly boost the company’s reserves.
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation has entered a definite agreement to acquire the deep water Gulf of Mexico (GOM) assets belonging to Freeport McMoRan Oil & Gas for US$2 billion (£1.5 billion).
Shell has started production from the Stones development in the Gulf of Mexico, the world’s deepest offshore oil and gas project.
Offshore oil and gas production in the Gulf of Mexico is now ready to get back on track as operators re-board oil platforms and rigs following the tropical storm Hermine.
As the storm continues to brew in the Gulf of Mexico, forcing producers to suspend activities and evacuate workers, crude oil prices continue to suffer.
Oil platforms have been evacuated in the Gulf of Mexico, shutting down a large swathe of the regions oil production, as a tropical storm nears the region.
Plans for Shell to sell oil blocks in the Gulf of Mexico were announced by the supermajor this week in the wake of its major divestment programme disclosed earlier this year.
Shell announced today it has made a new exploration discovery in the deep waters of the US Gulf of Mexico.
Marathon Oil Corporation has signed a definite purchase and sale agreement to acquire PayRock Energy Holdings LLC for a total of approximately $888 million
InterMoor announced it has successfully completed the final tensioning and chain cutting operations on the Shell Turritella FPSO.
BP has started up a major offshore water injection project in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico that is to prolong one of the largest deepwater fields in the region.
A fleet of vessels has been deployed in the Gulf of Mexico and repairs are underway in response to Shell’s spill of 2,100 barrels of oil.
A total of 88,200 gallons of crude oil gushed from a Shell Oil facility off Timbalier Island into the Gulf of Mexico on Thursday.
Oil and gas supermajor ExxonMobil has announced that production has started, and first oil has been achieved, from its offshore Julia field.