Gulf of Mexico News

BP starts up new $1bn Gulf of Mexico project almost one year early
1/26/2017, Telegraph
BP Thunder Horse South Expansion Starts Up Ahead of Schedule and Under Budget
Trump Inauguration: New US administration may bring major US oil policy changes
GE Oil & Gas Tie-Up With Baker Hughes Slated For Mid-Year Completion
1/23/2017, Natural gas
China’s Cnooc to Raise Spending 1st Time Since Oil’s Plunge; Gulf of Mexico projects to take large investment this year
1/20/2017, Bloomberg
French energy giant TOTAL Sees Trump's America As Good For Oil Investment And Will Reveal Texas Deal Soon - CEO
1/19/2017, Forbes
BSEE Responds to Platform Fire in Gulf of Mexico
1/19/2017, BSEE
Oil buoyed by data confirming OPEC output fall
1/19/2017, Marketwatch
New administration could revive GoM E&P
API urges EPA and Congress to avoid costly, duplicative and flawed ozone rules
Research investigates rigless well abandonment procedures
Pemex withdrawing request for oil field contract change
More than 20 oil, gas fields to be approved in 2017; Oil Industry Starts Revival as Project Approvals to Double
1/13/2017, Bloomberg
Hess to focus on deepwater Gulf of Mexico, Malaysia, Guyana projects
1/13/2017, Offshore Magazine
BOEM Central Lease Sale 247 scheduled for Wednesday, March 22, 2017
1/13/2017, BOEM
Texas South Energy, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Assets; working in conjunction with GulfSlope Energy
1/12/2017, Global Newswire
Featured Executive sees new hope for Louisiana’s oil and gas industry
1/12/2017, Louisiana Record
Downturn in oil and gas drilling could be coming to an end
Oil, gas lease sale set for March 22
1/12/2017, The Advertiser
BOEM's Risk Management Rules Again Delayed; Hopper Moves to Solar Industry
1/11/2017, Natural gas
Abigail Ross Hopper leaves BOEM; will now lead the lobbying group for the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA)
1/11/2017, Natural gas
Samsung wins Mad Dog FPU
U.S. To Sell First 8 Million Barrels From Strategic Reserves
1/10/2017, Oil Price
W&T Offshore Announces a Highly Successful Deep Sand Development Well and Discovers New and Deeper Productive Reservoirs at Ship Shoal 349 Mahogany Field
1/7/2017, Yahoo
BOEM Prioritizes Implementation of Risk Management and Financial Assurance Program
1/7/2017, BOEM
ExxonMobil, Tillerson agree to cut all ties
2017 primed for growth after 117% surge in 2016 U.S. oil and gas M&A activity
Bennu Oil and Gas LLC has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy
1/5/2017, Houston Biz Journal
API lobbies Trump for lighter regulation and greater access for offshore drilling
1/5/2017, FT
API issues State of American Energy 2017 Report
1/5/2017, API
BSEE Responds to Platform Fire In The Gulf of Mexico
1/5/2017, BSEE
Anadarko increases deepwater Gulf of Mexico portfolio
Petronas details deepwater Mexico work plans
Topsides 2017 to feature new track on FPSOs
U.S. refiners cash in on Mexico's record fuel imports
1/2/2017, Reuters
API: America needs forward-looking offshore energy plan
Shell Eyes Future Growth, Takes Stakes in Three BP Pipelines in GOM
12/29/2016, Natural gas
U.S. refiners shipping record volumes of fuel to Mexico
12/29/2016, PetroleumWorld
U.S. rig count climbs above year-ago level
12/29/2016, Petro Global News
Oil Rally Gains Momentum Ahead Of OPEC Cuts