Cubility AS, a leading provider of solids control solutions, has announced a multi-million dollar contract to supply its MudCube® solution to Russian operator Slavneft and its OOO Baikit Oil & Gas Exploratory Expedition (OOO BNGRE) subsidiary. OOO BNGRE is responsible for exploration, drilling and production in the Krasnoyarsk region...
Four modular combinations of Cometto self-propelled trailers MSPE 40t in side-by-side configuration have been involved recently in heavy duty movements by customer Marine Maroc. The project consisted of the transport of six diesel engines each weighing 215t and six generators each weighing 72t for the power plant of Kayes in Mali....
India diversifies oil imports these days with more US and Russian supplies on offer to compensate for less geopolitically risky Middle East crude. Hydrocarbon Processing reported that imports of Middle Eastern oil fell to a four-year low in 2019. The Houston-based trade publication obtained tanker data from sources showing that...
Total E&P has gotten the go ahead for its Tilenga oil development in Uganda. The project received a green light by the country's National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) after a 10-month evaluation by the regulatory body. The French oil major said the approval from NEMA was a major step in...
Shipments of West African oil to Asia are set to hit a two-month high in October as Chinese refineries scramble for alternatives to Iranian crude before U.S. sanctions take effect on Nov. 4, according Reuters reports. Loadings for Asia will rise to 2.52 million barrels per day (bpd) in October,...
The well confirms a volume potential of 50-70 million recoverable barrels of oil. The discovery more than doubles the remaining oil reserves to be produced through the Norne field. Originally planned to be shut down in 2014, the productive life of Norne has already been extended to 2036, which will generate substantial...
With the US, Russia, and China all jostling for position in the Iraq oil and gas industry both north and south, Iraq’s oil ministry last week reiterated its desire to have one or more foreign partners in the Mansuriya gas field, oilprice.com reports. Situated in Diyala province, close to...
Two oil pumping stations serving a major East-West oil pipeline in Saudi Arabia were attacked by explosive-laden drones on Tuesday, with the damage currently being assessed, the minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources Khalid bin Al-Falih has said. The pipeline transports oil from the oilfields in the Eastern Province...
Uganda has put five new blocks on offer for its second licensing round in the Albertine Graben, according to an announcement by the Minister of Energy and Mineral Development Eng. Irene Muloni at the East African Petroleum Conference and Exhibition, Kenya. Muloni said Uganda was expecting many potential exploration companies...
As Reuters reported recently, so far only one Indian buyer of Iranian oil has taken up Saudi Arabia’s offer of additional oil to make up for the loss of supplies from Tehran due to U.S. sanctions. Last month, Saudi Arabia approached Indian buyers offering them additional supplies to compensate for...