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Companies // Capacity of Katharina UGS facility increased 1.5 times

The third cavern of the Katharina underground gas storage (UGS) facility with the capacity of nearly 60 million cubic meters was commissioned in Bernburg. Thus, the facility’s aggregate working gas volume grew by 50 per cent and totaled some 170 million cubic meters.

21 October 2014 , 10:31Neftegaz.RU620

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Companies // Information of SOCAR

The structures collapsed at the faulty platform #441 of the Narimanov oil and gas production department (OGPD) during the repair works and a wagon-house fell into the sea, damaging and causing fire on a 700 mm pipeline on October 23.

today, 10:08Neftegaz.RU290

Conferences&Exhibitions // Red Sea Oil & Gas Summit 2015 hosted by IRN on 23-24 February in Dubai

In the oil and gas industry, the Red Sea region is one attracting more and more interest in recent years; the highlight of the region is the variety of multiple offshore fields that boast an interesting assortment of geology. This, combined with major onshore hubs, brings the Red Sea region in the spotlight of global oil and gas frontiers.

23 October 2014 , 11:04Neftegaz.RU810

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Companies // Total’s Board of Directors pays homage to Christophe de Margerie and organizes the Group’s new governance

Paris : The Board of Directors met today and paid homage to Chairman and CEO Christophe de Margerie, who died tragically in an airplane accident in Moscow on the night of October 20-21, 2014.

22 October 2014 , 15:59Neftegaz.RU750

Companies // Shell announces Gabon deep-water gas discovery

Shell today announced a frontier exploration discovery offshore Gabon, West Africa. The well Leopard-1 encountered a substantial gas column with around 200 metres net gas pay in a pre-salt reservoir.

22 October 2014 , 13:45Neftegaz.RU500

Companies // Alexey Miller extends condolences upon tragic death of Christophe de Margerie

Alexey Miller sent a telegram of condolences on Christophe de Margerie’s tragic death to the Total Moscow office

22 October 2014 , 13:35Neftegaz.RU450

Conferences&Exhibitions // OFFSHORE MARINTEC RUSSIA International Specialized Offshore Exhibition and Conference

October 10 the International Specialised Offshore Exhibition and Conference Offshore Marintec Russia  dedicated to the Arctic continental shelf infrastructure development has completed its work.

21 October 2014 , 15:43Neftegaz.RU1010

Companies // Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. launches initial public offering

Shell Midstream Partners, L.P., a limited partnership formed by Royal Dutch Shell, announced today that it has launched its initial public offering of 37,500,000 common units, representing limited partner interests. 

21 October 2014 , 11:01Neftegaz.RU580

Companies // New oil resources proved in the Grane area

Operator Statoil has together with PL169 partners proved new oil resources in the D-structure in the vicinity of the Grane field in the North Sea.

21 October 2014 , 10:59Neftegaz.RU630

Companies // Igor Sechin Made a Working Visit to Azerbaijan

Igor Sechin made a working trip to Azerbaijan. In the course of the visit the Head of Rosneft met with SOCAR’s chief Rovnag Abdullaev.

21 October 2014 , 10:35Neftegaz.RU520

Companies // Total confirms the death of Chairman and CEO Christophe de Margerie

Paris: Total confirms with deep regret and great sadness that Chairman and CEO Christophe de Margerie died just after 10pm (Paris time) on October 20 in a private plane crash at Vnukovo Airport in Moscow, following a collision with a snow removal machine.
21 October 2014 , 10:27http://www.total.com/en490

Companies // SOCAR launches new station in Ukraine

The State Oil Company of the Republic of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) continues expanding its premium-class filling stations in Ukraine.

20 October 2014 , 13:15Neftegaz.RU530

Companies // Rosneft and Pirelli Expand Cooperation in the Area of Developing, Producing and Shipping of Synthetic Rubber by Means of Engagement of a Technological Partner

Rosneft Head Igor Sechin and Pirelli’s Chairman Marco Tronchetti Provera signed a Memorandum of understanding in the area of R&D, producing and shipping of synthetic rubber in the city of Nakhodka in the framework of the FEPCO (Far East Petrochemical Company) petrochemical cluster.

20 October 2014 , 13:14Neftegaz.RU700

Companies // Construction permit for South Stream’s top-priority section in Serbia may be obtained soon

Belgrade hosted today a working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee and Dusan Bajatovic, Director General of state-owned Srbijagas.

17 October 2014 , 16:53Neftegaz.RU620

Conferences&Exhibitions // “The industry welcomes Government collaboration, as geology doesn’t respect national borders” – Balkans and the Adriatic Oil & Gas Summit

Cross-country Government cooperation in the Balkans energy sector was the key topic throughout the 3rd edition of Balkans and the Adriatic Oil & Gas Summit, which took place on 1st-3rd October 2014 in Athens.

17 October 2014 , 10:52Neftegaz.RU4430

Companies // Gazprom and YPF discuss possible gas developments in Argentina

The Gazprom headquarters hosted today a working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Company's Management Committee and Miguel Galuccio, Chief Executive Officer of Argentine National Petroleum Company YPF.

16 October 2014 , 14:10Neftegaz.RU800

Companies // Gazprom looks at possible cooperation with major Chinese bank ICBC

The Gazprom headquarters hosted a working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Company’s Management Committee and Jiang Jianqing, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Executive Director of Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Limited (ICBC).

15 October 2014 , 11:17Neftegaz.RU740

Companies // Rospan Carried Out a Record Hydrofracturing at the Urengoiskoe Field

Rospan International (Rosneft subsidiary) carried out a record hydrofracturing at the Urengoiskoe field, which resulted in the 9 times increase of production rate.

15 October 2014 , 11:14Neftegaz.RU650

Companies // New DNV GL regional manager for South East Asia Launches LNG unit

Energy demand in South East Asia is expected to grow at twice the rate of the rest of the world. DNV GL has appointed Arve Johan Kalleklev regional manager for Oil & Gas in South East Asia just as the company is establishing a dedicated LNG and Gas Consulting unit in Singapore. The unit will support the extensive development plans for a safe, secure and reliable gas and LNG infrastructure in Asia.

14 October 2014 , 16:38Neftegaz.RU540

Companies // Foster Wheeler Awarded Engineering, Procurement And Construction Contract By PEMEX For Clean Fuels Project At Salina Cruz

Foster Wheeler AG (NASDAQ:FWLT) announced today that a subsidiary of its Global Engineering and Construction Group has been awarded a contract by PEMEX REFINACIÓN for an ultra-low sulfur diesel (ULSD) project at theSalina Cruz refineryOaxaca, Mexico. Foster Wheeler’s scope of work, which also includes start-up and testing, is scheduled to be completed in 2018.

14 October 2014 , 16:35Neftegaz.RU1030

Companies // Statoil makes seventh discovery offshore Tanzania

Statoil and co-venturer Exxon Mobil today announced that the Giligiliani-1 exploration well has resulted in a new natural gas discovery offshore Tanzania.

14 October 2014 , 16:27Neftegaz.RU500

Conferences&Exhibitions // 5th Myanmar Oil & Gas Exhibition 2015

5th Myanmar Oil & Gas Exhibition 2015 : Alongside the Exhibition we are hosting the Annual Asian Oil and Gas Awards Ceremony 2015 and the Myanmar Oil and Gas Awards Evening.

13 October 2014 , 15:12Neftegaz.RU580

Companies // Drilling works for September 2014

SOCAR (excluding Joint Ventures and Operating Companies) conducted 9362 metres of drilling works in September 2014. This entire amount was development drilling. 

10 October 2014 , 17:32Neftegaz.RU730

Companies // ExxonMobil Employees Raise More Than $2.4 Million for Charities in Northern Virginia

ExxonMobil and its employees and retirees in Northern Virginia raised more than $2.4 million for charitable organizations and local charities in the Northern Virginia area during the 2014 Employees’ Favorite Charities campaign.

10 October 2014 , 11:07Neftegaz.RU610

Companies // Sadara: world's largest chemicals manufacturing facility built in a single phase

The world’s largest chemicals manufacturing facility built in a single phase, Sadara Chemical Co., is in the home stretch toward the production of its first products in 2015. Reaching the finish line on time is crucial to the project’s overall success, and it will require the commitment of manpower and resources from every contracting company currently working on the project.

08 October 2014 , 10:59http://saudiaramco.com/en/home/news-media/news/sadaracompany.html2020

Companies // Shell starts oil production from Gumusut-Kakap deep-water platform in Malaysia

Shell has started oil production from the Gumusut-Kakap floating platform off the coast of Malaysia, the latest in a series of Shell deep-water projects.

08 October 2014 , 10:59shell.com1090

Companies // Gazprom and BASF address strategic cooperation issues

A working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee and Kurt Bock, Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of BASF took place today within the 4th St. Petersburg International Gas Forum.

08 October 2014 , 10:54Neftegaz.RU1780

Companies // Operating results for nine months of the current year

In January-September 2014, Surgutneftegas produced 45,916.7 thousand tonnes of crude oil. 

07 October 2014 , 13:27Neftegaz.RU930

Companies // French President François Hollande Inaugurates Total’s Stand at the Paris Motor Show

Just like the Paris International Agricultural Show, the Paris Motor Show has always been a key event on the French President's calendar. François Hollande kept up the tradition by inaugurating this year’s show on October 3. Accompanied by Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron, the President was eager to stop by the Total stand, where he was welcomed by Philippe Boisseau, President, Marketing & Services and member of Total’s Executive Committee.

07 October 2014 , 11:41Neftegaz.RU1720

Companies // Joint Shipping Initiative funds new phase of anti-piracy project in Somalia

The Joint Shipping Initiative - made up of Shell, BP, Maersk, Stena and Japanese shipping companies NYK, MOL and “K” Line – today announced it has given $1.5 million of additional funds to a United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) project to improve the lives of Somalis and security for seafarers.

26 September 2014 , 15:24Neftegaz.RU1740

Companies // Gas discovery in Pingvin

Operator Statoil has together with PL713 partners made a gas discovery in the Pingvin prospect in the Barents Sea. The discovery is a play opener in a frontier unexplored area of the Barents Sea northwest of Johan Castberg.

26 September 2014 , 15:19Neftegaz.RU1680

Question of the week

Will the russian South stream be launched or russian politics will come to a settlement with ukranian collegues?

the South stream will be launched
Russa and Ukraine will come to a settlement and ukranian gas piplene sistem will be renewed
the South stream?! what is it?