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Anadarko shuts 3,000 oil wells in Colorado after Firestone home explosion Anadarko Petroleum has ceased operations at more than 3,000 oil wells in northeast Colorado after a home explosion in the town of Firestone earlier this month. Oil & Gas > Drilling & Production > News

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Drilling and Production

Total to invest $500m to develop shale gas field in Argentina
By EBR Staff Writer
Total will invest $500m over the next three to four years for the development of a shale-gas field in Argentina.
Oil & Gas > Drilling & Production > News
Yinson Clover secures $1bn FPSO contract in Vietnam
By EBR Staff Writer
Yinson Holdings has secured a $1bn contract from Spanish operator Repsol to supply and maintain a floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) facility for the Ca Rong Do oil and gas field located in Block 07/03, offshore Vietnam.
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Exploration & Development

IEA says oil discoveries fell to record low in 2016
New figures published by the International Energy Agency (IEA) show that global oil discoveries dropped to a record low of only 2.4 billion barrels in 2016, while sanctioned projects fell to their lowest levels in over 70 years.
Oil & Gas > Exploration & Development > News
Prosafe to deliver semi-submersible vessel for Johan Sverdrup field
By EBR Staff Writer
Prosafe has won a contract from Statoil Petroleum to supply the semi-submersible accommodation vessel, Safe Zephyrus, for the first phase of the Johan Sverdrup oil field project in Norwegian North Sea.
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Refining & Petrochemicals

BP to divest 50% stake in Chinese company to Sinopec unit for $1.68bn
By EBR Staff Writer
BP has agreed to divest its 50% interest in Shanghai SECCO Petrochemical Company (SECCO) to a subsidiary of its joint venture partner Sinopec for $1.68bn.
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H-Energy signs FSRU agreement with Engie for its LNG re-gasification project in Maharashtra, India
Achieving two major milestones for its LNG re-gasification project at Jaigarh port in Maharashtra on the west coast of India, H-Energy Gateway signed an agreement with Engie for chartering its FSRU GDF SUEZ Cape Ann.
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Transportation & Storage

2017 delivers increase in pigging and plugging scopes at Jee
Jee Ltd’s pigging and plugging division has had an excellent Q1 of 2017 with 11 new projects awarded by six different clients across Europe, Africa and South East Asia. The new projects, nine of which relate to pigging and two to plugging projects, are being delivered alongside eight contracts continuing from 2016.
Oil & Gas > Transportation & Storage > News
US Department of Energy authorizes Golden Pass to ship LNG to non-FTA countries
By EBR Staff Writer
The US Department of Energy has authorized Golden Pass Products to transport domestically produced liquefied natural gas (LNG) to countries that have not signed a free trade agreement (FTA) with the US.
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