Sunday, June 25, 2017

Gas Production News

Petrobras Oil Output Jumps 4% in May

Brazil's Petrobras produced 2.18 million barrels per day of crude oil on average in May, a 3.9 percent increase over the prior month, the state-owned company said on Monday. Natural gas production rose 0.5 percent to 78.9 million cubic meters per day…

GoM Rigs Evacuated ahead of Storm Cindy

Image: NOAA National Hurricane Center

Facing incoming Tropical Storm Cindy, offshore oil and gas operators in the Gulf of Mexico have begun evacuating platforms and rigs as the storm moves north-westward toward the U.S. Gulf Coast. Data from offshore…

US LNG Going Global

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The U.S. liquified natural gas (LNG) market is ripe with opportunity, according to American Action Forum (AAF). "When coupled with the tension surrounding Qatar (the largest exporter of natural gas in the world), this makes U.S.

Petrobras Says Platform Fire Briefly Halted Production

A fire on a platform belonging to Brazilian state oil giant Petroleo Brasileiro SA briefly halted oil and gas production late on Sunday, the company said, adding that there had been no injuries or damage.

Koryakin to Head Gazprom Dobycha Urengoy

Alexander Koryakin

Alexander Koryakin is appointed Director General of Gazprom Dobycha Urengoy. Alexander Koryakin was born in Chelyabinsk in 1968. He graduated from Perm Polytechnic Institute in 1992, majoring in Oil and Gas Field Development.

Koryakin Heads Gazprom Dobycha Krasnodar

Alexander Koryakin

Alexander Koryakin is appointed Director General of Gazprom Dobycha Krasnodar. Born in Chelyabinsk in 1968, Alexander Koryakin graduated from Perm Polytechnic Institute in 1992, majoring in Oil and Gas Field Development.

Are the Good Times Over for Growth in U.S. Shale Gas?

U.S. natural gas production could decline in 2016 for the first time in 10 years, driven by low oil prices after a decade of gangbusters growth from shale plays. While most analysts forecast gas production will continue growing year-over-year…

Delfin Project Gains US Approval to Export LNG

Image: Delfin LNG

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has approved a long-term application to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the first offshore project, Delfin LNG, LLC. Exports in the amount of 1.8 billion cubic feet…

Sorokin heads Gazprom Gazobezopasnost

Anatoly Sorokin

Anatoly Sorokin was appointed Director General of Gazprom Gazobezopasnost. Anatoly Sorokin was born in the Orenburg Region in 1960. He graduated from Kuibyshev Polytechnic Institute in 1983, majoring in Technology…

USA Sees Shale Gas Production decline

Shale gas progress

The Gazprom Board of Directors took notice of the information about the results of monitoring shale gas industries evolution around the world. It was stressed that the key trends of the global shale gas industry…

Petrobras Production up in July

Petrobras

Petrobras' average oil and natural gas production rose 1.8% in July compared to the previous month and reached 2.796 million barrels of oil equivalent per day (boed). The Company produced 2.746 million boed in June.

Zakharov to Lead Gazprom Dobycha Krasnodar

Andrey Zakharov will take over leadership at Gazprom Dobycha Krasnodar. Earlier he was elected Director General of the company. He was born in 1963 in the Volgograd Region. In 1985 he graduated from Millionshchikov Grozny State Petroleum Institute…

Gazprom Boosting Gas Industry in Eastern Russia

Kirinskoye onshore processing facility

The Gazprom Management Committee addressed the Company's large-scale efforts aimed at implementing the Eastern Gas Program. It was noted that the gas industry growth in Russia's East was strategically important…

Statoil, partners study Troll post-2020 Expansion

File Image: An offshore Statoil Production operation (credit: Statoil)

Norwegian oil firm Statoil and its partners are studying the possibilities of expanding gas production at Norway's biggest field, Troll, after 2020, the company said on Monday. The Troll field in the North…

Yuganskneftegaz Stimulates Construction of Wells at Priobskoye

Yuganskneftegaz Group Officials

Rosneft subsidiary Yuganskneftegaz officially opened two new oil and gas production units at the Priobskoye field, oil and gas production unit–22 and oil and gas production unit–23. The creation of new production…

Far East Energy Reports Increased Gas Production

Far East Energy Corporation (FEEC), the U.S. listed company that operates the Shouyang Block Coalbed Methane (CBM) Production Sharing Contract (PSC) in Shanxi Province, People's Republic of China, confirms…

Gazprom Focuses on Global Shale Gas Industry

Courtesy Gazprom

The Gazprom Board of Directors took notice of the information about the results of monitoring the shale gas industry evolution around the world. It was pointed out that nowadays the proven shale gas reserves…

Petrobras Maintains Gas & Oil Production

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Petrobras announces that its total domestic oil and natural gas production in January 2015 was 2.661 million barrels of oil equivalent per day (boed), averaging about the same as December of last year (2.675 million boed).

Drilling Downturn Hits U.S. Oil Consumption: Kemp

Oil and gas production was one of the fastest-growing industries in the United States between 2009 and 2014 according to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). Oil production increased by more than 60…

Drilling Downturn Hits US Oil Consumption: Kemp

Oil and gas production was one of the fastest-growing industries in the United States between 2009 and 2014 according to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). Oil production increased by more than 60…