Down in Pass Christian at Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, as the adjoining waters of the Gulf of Mexico warm, Crystal Seas Seafood is offering its customers something new that the seafood company is calling “Crystal Clear Oysters.” The “live,” in-shell oysters are kept cold from reef to table for a promised reef-fresh flavor. Oh, and they’ve... Continue Reading
BAE Systems holds a keel laying ceremony for the first of 4 platform supply vessels for Jackson Offshore Operators. The new vessels, which will support drilling operations in the Gulf of Mexico,
Joint High Speed Vessel 'USNS Choctaw County' (JHSV 2) has successfully completed Acceptance Trials in the Gulf of Mexico. This milestone achievement involved
The European Union tightened safety rules for offshore oil and natural-gas exploration to curb the risk of a major accident after BP Plc’s 2010 spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
A federal judge ruled that prosecutors failed to prove the executive knew about a pending congressional investigation into oil flowing into the Gulf of Mexico in 2010. The decision left in place a second charge against the executive, for allegedly making false statements to investigators about the oil flow rate.
FMC Technologies receives subsea equipment order for ExxonMobil's Julia Development field. The Julia field is located in the Gulf of Mexico Walker Ridge area in approximately 7,
(Reuters) - Texas has joined the crowd of Gulf of Mexico states to file suit against BP Plc, Halliburton Co and others for their role in one of the worst oil spills in U.S. history.
Big finds, big spending, and the specter of the Macondo spill fading are adding up to big things in the Gulf of Mexico.
It's been more than three years since the spill at the Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico, and day by day the prospects for oil exploration there seem to get better. A recent report by Wood MacKenzie shows that production in the Gulf went up 6% last year, and another 4% is expected this year. Show More Summary
NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) - The deadline for claims against BP Plc in connection with the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill is 11 months away, but the man responsible for paying the claims said on Thursday he is already bracing for a late surge in filings.
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) announced on April 27, that its Phobos-1 well in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico encountered about 250 net feet of high-quality oil play in Lower Tertiary-aged reservoirs. The Phobos discovery, located in Sigsbee Escarpment block 39, was drilled to a total depth of 28,675 feet in approximately 8,500 feet of water, approximately [...]
Anadarko Reported Its Phobos Discovery in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico
The deadline for claims against BP in connection with the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill is 11 months away. ||| New Orleans - The deadline for claims against BP Plc in connection with the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill is 11 months away, but the man responsible for paying the claims said on Thursday he is already bracing for a late surge in filings. Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - British oil company BP wants Prime Minister David Cameron to intervene with the U.S. government over the escalating cost of compensating U.S. companies for the Gulf of Mexico oil disaster in 2010, the BBC reported Thursday.
By Frank Aldridge: Stone Energy (SGY) is an independent oil and natural gas company that engages in the acquisition, exploration, exploitation, development and operation of oil and gas properties in the Gulf of Mexico and the Appalachia region. Show More Summary
ABB has delivered subsea transformers for fields in the North & Norwegian seas & the Gulf of Mexico for operation at depths of up to 2,000 m. Subsea transformers are an ABB innovation.
By Michael Fitzsimmons: Over the past few years Norwegian oil company Statoil (STO) has gotten much publicity while investing heavily in the Bakken and Marcellous shale plays. However, the company has quietly assembled one of the best portfolios in the Gulf of Mexico ("GOM"). Show More Summary
BP plc (ADR) (NYSE:BP) is in the news again because of problems at one of its drilling platforms. Although the North Sea event didn’t have the massive implications of the Gulf of Mexico spill, it continues a trend that should worry investors. Hard to find Oil is increasingly difficult to find. That’s a big problem [...]
Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM), the world’s largest publicly traded oil company, recently announced that it’s beginning development of a major ultra-deepwater project — the Julia oil field in the Gulf of Mexico. The project is expected to cost more than $4 billion and will begin producing oil in 2016, the company said in a statement. [...]
ExxonMobil, the world's largest publicly traded oil company, recently announced that it's beginning development of a major ultra-deepwater project -- the Julia oil field in the Gulf of Mexico. The project is expected to cost more than...Show More Summary