Monthly Archives: October 2013

ExxonMobil starts production from Kipper Tuna Turrum in Bass Strait

10/24/2013 Offshore staff MELBOURNE, Australia – ExxonMobil has started production from the Kipper Tuna Turrum project in the Bass Strait offshore Victoria, Australia. Natural gas production has commenced from the Tuna field via two new pipelines and oil is being produced from the … Continue reading

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Chevron acquires two offshore blocks in Australia

Published 24 October 2013 US-based multinational energy company Chevron announced that its Australia-based subsidiary has acquired exploration interests in two offshore blocks situated in the Bight basin.   The blocks S12-2 and S12-3 includes around 8 million acres or 32,375km², … Continue reading

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Hyundai Heavy Wins USD 850 Million Order for Moss type LNG Carriers

October 11, 2013 PRESS RELEASE Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), the world’s biggest shipbuilder, today won a USD 850 million order to build four 150,000 m3 Moss type LNG carriers from Malaysian oil company Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas). The contract also … Continue reading

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Newfield Exploration to exit Malaysia in US$898mil deal

Published: Wednesday October 23, 2013 MYT 7:19:00 AM Updated: Wednesday October 23, 2013 MYT 8:49:28 AM   Newfield Exploration Co said it would sell its interests in Malaysia for $898 million as part of its plan to concentrate on its … Continue reading

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ARCHIVE: Shell updates Changbei, other projects in China

HOUSTON, July 25 07/25/2012 By Alan Petzet Chief Editor By OGJ editors Shell and China National Petroleum Corp. have amended the production sharing contract that covers the 1,693 sq km Changbei tight gas block in China’s Ordos basin to cover an … Continue reading

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Shell, Challenger Ink Partnership to Train Technicians for Prelude FLNG

Tuesday, October 01, 2013 by  Challenger Institute of Technology|Press Release Australia’s Challenger Institute of Technology announced recently that the organization and Shell Australia have committed to a multi-year partnership to develop training programs for the technicians who will operate and maintain … Continue reading

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