BP PLC is reportedly in talks with the OAO Gazprom-led Nord Stream pipeline consortium that ships Russian natural gas into Europe, over an extension of the link to carry the gas straight into the UK.

Cabinda Gulf Oil Company Limited has selected WorleyParsons Angola Limitada (WPAL) and INTECSEA, Inc. to execute the front end engineering and design (FEED) for the subsea facilities associated with the Lucapa field.

On Nov. 7, damage to a ballast tank on Floatel Superior working in the Norwegian Sea was discovered. Water seepage caused a 3-4 degree tilt that was corrected and rig stability was re-established.

Rosneft and ExxonMobil selected Vostochniy Offshore Structures Construction Yard to conduct a concept evaluation and feasibility study for a platform capable of exploring Kara Sea’s shallow waters.

On Nov. 14 in Milan, the Board of Directors of South Stream Transport, incorporating representatives of OAO Gazprom, ENI, EDF and BASF SE, discussed key issues related to the implementation of the South Stream project and made the Final Investment Decision (FID) for the South Stream Offshore Pipeline.

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will soon produce enough gas to become energy self-sufficient, according to a poll of oil and gas professionals conducted at the ADIPEC Exhibition and Conference in Abu Dhabi.

Weatherford International has opened a multimillion-dollar facility in Singapore which will provide a strategic base for the company’s operations within the Asia Pacific region.

Gazprom is finally bringing northwestern Siberia gas field on stream. Production at the massive Bovanenkovo gas field located on the Yamal Peninsula will be ramped up gradually to a level of 115 million m3 a year in 2017, an amount that corresponds to 23 % of Gazprom’s current annual gas production.

Western Australia will allow a joint venture of Buru Energy and Mitsubishi to develop five gas resources in the Canning Basin.

The Czech Republic may secure a strategic stake in the TAL oil pipeline which would be an opportunity to book priority capacity in the pipeline that is its major alternative to the rapidly drying Russian Druzhba.

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