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Upstream News

13th March 2012

Global coverage of exploration and production, field development, shale, fracking and other upstream sector developments

Latest Upstream News:

Eni’s aggressive Middle East growth strategy
Following recent announcements of Eni’s acquisition of new exploration acreage in Bahrain, the UAE and Oman, - 16th January 2019
Total Starts Up Production of the Giant Egina Field
Total has started up production on December 29, 2018 from the Egina field, located in around 1,600 meters of water depths, 150 kilometers off the coast of Nigeria. - 16th January 2019
Shale drilling activity in the US dropped
Shale drilling activity in the US likely dropped to 44 jobs per day in November 2018, Rystad Energy’s analysis of preliminary data suggests. - 16th January 2019
16th January 2019

BP and Eni have signed a heads of agreement (HoA) with the Ministry of Oil and Gas of the Sultanate of Oman to work jointly towards a significant new exploration opportunity in Oman.
10th January 2019

BP has approved a major expansion at the Atlantis field in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and has also identified significant additional oil resources that could create further development opportunities around the production hubs it operates in the region.
10th January 2019

Aker BP have selected Optime Subsea as a provider of well access system and -services on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS) for the next 2 years, with extension options.