On December 4-5, Caspian Strategy Institute (HASEN) has organized 3rd Caspian Forum in Istanbul. The Forum attended by the government officials, researchers and investors from the countries of Caspian region, European Union, US and Turkey focused on the latest processes in the Caspian region, situation in the world’s energy map and foreign policy issues.Azerbaijan was represented by head of the Public Policy Department of Presidential Administration Ali Hasanov, SOCAR president Rovnag Abdullayev, minister of transport Ziya Mammadov, executive director of State Oil Fund Shahmar Movsumov, head of Caspian Shipping Company Rauf Valiyev and other officials.
Companies // PAPUA NEW GUINEA: TOTAL ENTERS TWO SIGNIFICANT GAS DISCOVERIES IN THE ASIA-PACIFIC REGION
Paris, December 6, 2013 : Total today announces the signature of a farm-in agreement with InterOil Corporation that gives it a 61.3% interest in Petroleum Retention License (PRL) 15 in Papua New Guinea. The Elk and Antelope gas fields, two of the biggest finds in the Asia-Pacific region in recent years, were discovered in the license in 2006 and 2009 respectively.
Conferences&Exhibitions // European Gas Conference
With the Russian LNG liberalisation and the development of new pipeline projects such as the Nord Stream, the EU-Russia gas relations are central in the European and global gas supply and demand dynamics.
10 December 2013 , 15:13Neftegaz.RU46
Companies // Execution of debt capital market transactions
Today, December 9, 2013, Statoil ASA (OSE:STL, NYSE:STO), guaranteed by Statoil Petroleum AS, agreed the following debt capital market transaction:
Issue of EUR 150,000,000 Notes with 3.345% interest rate and due December 12, 2033
09 December 2013 , 21:00Neftegaz.RU33
Companies // New DNV GL JIP to deal with risks in sour gas fields
Abu Dhabi: In the operation and development of a sour gas field, a key challenge is ensuring the process safety and integrity of the asset and, most importantly, the safety of the personnel working with high concentrations of hydrogen sulphide (H2S).
09 December 2013 , 17:02Neftegaz.RU62
Companies // Shell floats hull for world’s largest floating facility
The 488-metre-long hull of Shell’s Prelude floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility has been floated out of the dry dock at the Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) yard in Geoje, South Korea, where the facility is currently under construction.
03 December 2013 , 16:30Neftegaz.RU287
Companies // Rosneft and Oil Techno Advance Cooperation
On December 2, 2013 Igor Sechin, Rosneft President and Chairman of the Management Board, and Arthur Alaverdyan, President of Oil Techno, signed a Shareholder Agreement as part of the plan to set up a joint venture.
03 December 2013 , 10:38Neftegaz.RU66
Companies // New well being drilled on Oil Rocks field
Oil Rocks Offshore Drilling Office of the Complex Drilling Works Trust has started drilling works at the well #2159 from the platform #2150 on Oil Rocks field in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea.
02 December 2013 , 09:46Neftegaz.RU78
Companies // Swissco Secures $21.5M Charter Contracts for 2 AHTS Vessels
Swissco Holdings Limited (Swissco or the Group), a marine service provider for the shipping and offshore oil and gas industries, announced Thursday that it has secured charter contracts worth an aggregate of $21.49 million (SGD 27 million) for its new vessels.
29 November 2013 , 09:49Neftegaz.RU71
Companies // Gazprom aiming for new small- and large-scale LNG markets
The Gazprom Board of Directors took note of the information considering the Company's marketing policy in the international markets of small- and large-scale LNG supply as well as approved Gazprom's updated LNG Production and Supply Strategy.
28 November 2013 , 09:22Neftegaz.RU104