Gulf of Mexico News

Shell eyes GoM composite HP spool
Chevron-Led Consortium Executes Mexico Deepwater Contract
TGS and Schlumberger announce new multi- and wide-azimuth multiclient reimaging program in Central U.S. Gulf of Mexico
BOEM Publishes Proposed Notice of Sale for Potential Cook Inlet Lease Sale
Venture Global LNG to use GE Oil & Gas technology for LNG facilities in Louisiana
API supports EPA’s proposed decision to reject moving Point of Obligation
First Subsea Pipeline Recovery Tool for Tex-Mex Pipeline
Here comes the next wave of the U.S. oil boom
FTC approves Enbridge deal to buy Spectra with conditions
Analyst predicts deepwater project revival ahead
Federal district court holds that BSEE has no jurisdiction over offshore contractors
2/21/2017, Offshore Magazine
BOEM extends decommissioning requirements rule deadline
2/21/2017, Offshore Magazine
Petroleum demand last month highest for January since 2008 (includes monthly statistical report)
2/20/2017, API
BOEM Withdraws Sole Liability Orders; Further Review of Complex Financial Assurance Issues Warranted
2/17/2017, BOEM
Deepwater Oil and Gas Market Expands
2/16/2017, Maritime Executive
BHP Billiton approves investment in Mad Dog Phase 2 project
U.S. exploration and production activity rising
Expect more big deals in 2017, Moody’s says
BOEM Adjusts Level of Civil Monetary Penalties for Oil & Gas Companies
PetroQuest Energy Announces 2016 Estimated Proved Oil And Gas Reserves And Production; Provides First Quarter 2017 Production And 2017 Capital Expenditures Guidance; Updates Operations
2/15/2017, PRNewswire
Public Notice of Deep Stratigraphic Tests For Hydrate-Bearing Sediments in Green Canyon 955
2/15/2017, University of Texas (UT Austin)
API praises House action on unnecessary Methane and Waste Prevention rule
Mexico's Oil Boom Setting up to be the Next Hotspot for Energy Stocks
2/14/2017, PRNewswire
Energy XXI Gulf Coast Has Appointed Michael Reddin as interim CEO and Scott Heck as Senior E&P Executive
TOTAL Shows Big Oil How to Live a Little; Total's 2016 profits beat Royal Dutch Shell and BP
2/10/2017, Bloomberg
API applauds House resolution rejecting new SEC rule that puts America at a competitive disadvantage and harms workers
TGS announces new Multibeam project in U.S. Gulf of Mexico
API launches Power Past Impossible campaign during Super Bowl showing natural gas and oil benefit to consumers in everyday life
GCC Enhanced Oil Recovery Market share and Growth, 2014-2020; 8 Bn barrels of oil are expected to remain performing primary and secondary operations on Gulf of Mexico offshore reservoirs
2/8/2017, SAT Press
EIA: U.S. heating oil and propane prices higher than same time last year
2/7/2017, EIA
Smart, Science-based regulation needed to advance America’s energy renaissance and jobs
Company plans $800 million LNG plant at Port Fourchon
API applauds House resolution rejecting new SEC rule that puts America at a competitive disadvantage and harms worker
US Congress approves repeal of oil, natural gas transparency rule
2/6/2017, Platts
Drill Baby Drill; OPEC’s late November production cut has helped increase prices
2/1/2017, Investing Daily
Shell starts oil production from Malikai deepwater platform
2/1/2017, oil and gas technology
Hess Puts 2017 Spend at $2.25 Billion
History repeats as US E&P operators grow by acquisition: Fuel for Thought
BP approves Mad Dog Phase 2 Project in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico
1/31/2017, oil and gas technology
The Senate Committee approves former Gov. Rick Perry for energy secretary
1/31/2017, Fox News