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  • World Industry News

  • Exploration & Discoveries

  • Drilling & Completion

  • Development & Production

  • Licensing & Concessions
  • Geosciences

  • Health Safety & Environment

  • Company News

  • Oil & Gas Prices

  • Events
  •   World Industry News
    (4/5/2006) Cyclone Hubert shutting down Western Oz offshore
    (4/3/2006) Nigeria confirms 641,000 b/d shut-in by rebels
    ...More World Industry News
      Exploration & Discoveries
    (4/5/2006) Taghmen testing Guatemala find, shooting 2D
    (4/5/2006) Santos spuds Dukuh-1 exploration well
    (4/5/2006) Austral Pacific spuds PNG Douglas test well
    (4/4/2006) BHP forced to re-spud Western Australia wildcat
    (4/4/2006) Large hydrocarbon prospects spotted in Mali & Mauritania
    (4/3/2006) Stuart strikes oil in Cooper Basin again
    (4/3/2006) AED finds more oil with Puffin-9 well off NW Australia
    (4/3/2006) Reggane Nord discovery onshore Algeria
    (4/3/2006) Sinopec discovery of largest & richest gasfield in Sichuan
    (4/3/2006) Shell-Petronas JV makes another Malaysia gas discovery
    ...More Exploration & Discoveries
      Drilling & Completion
    (4/5/2006) Deepsea Bergen set for 11 wells on Norway's Alvheim Field
    (4/4/2006) Gulfsands gearing up to drill 3 Syria test wells
    ...More Drilling & Completion
      Development & Production
    (4/5/2006) TexCom completes 2nd Frio well in South Texas
    (4/5/2006) Qatar's Al-Karkara & A-North Fields go on production
    (4/5/2006) Medco & Chevron set $400 million development plan
    (4/5/2006) New FPSO to boost Petrobras' Golfinho output
    (4/4/2006) Shtokmanovskoye even bigger than thought
    (4/4/2006) Darquain development 2nd phase onstream in December
    (4/4/2006) Approval granted for Albania's Patos Marinza development
    (4/4/2006) US Gulf's Gomez Field gets first SEPLA FPU mooring system
    (4/4/2006) Oil Search drilling another SE Gobe production well
    (4/3/2006) Hebron partners suspend development negotiations
    (4/3/2006) ATP achieves first production at UK North Sea Tors
    ...More Development & Production
      Licensing & Concessions
    (4/5/2006) Pogo & Keeper win Vietnam block
    (4/5/2006) Colombia grants Harken & Comperol Llanos blocks
    (4/5/2006) Salamander buys Bontang & gets Borneo block
    (4/5/2006) Venezuela seeks PDVSA partner for Platforma Deltana block
    (4/5/2006) Congo completes award of Marine XI Block to SOCO
    (4/5/2006) Venture boosts stake by buying Eni interest in UK blocks
    (4/5/2006) Statoil participating in 3 US Gulf exploration projects
    (4/4/2006) Occidental awarded new block in southeast Oman
    (4/4/2006) US MMS announces US Western Gulf Sale 200
    (4/4/2006) Swift farms into Aurora's onshore Cook Inlet acreage
    (4/4/2006) BP wins 3 offshore Pakistan Indus blocks
    (4/4/2006) Total quitting onshore Nigeria
    (4/3/2006) RWE Dea farms into Edison's Egypt Western Desert block
    (4/3/2006) Apache assumes operatorship of Gippsland Basin block
    (4/3/2006) Aminex farms out stake in Tanzania's Nyuni Block
    (4/3/2006) CNOOC farms into 4 BHP-operated Aussie blocks
    (4/3/2006) Venezuela's South Mongas Unit goes to CVP/Harvest
    ...More Licensing & Concessions
      Geosciences
    (4/5/2006) Empire's Tasmanian seismic survey underway
    (4/5/2006) Rockhopper signs CGG to shoot North Falkland 3D
    (4/4/2006) BP early adopter of innovative land seismic solution
    (4/4/2006) Aussies doing seismic shoot off Jamaica
    (4/4/2006) Petro-Canada picks Geotrace to process Trinidad 3D
    (4/4/2006) PGS releases reverse time migration solution
    ...More Geosciences
      Health Safety & Environment
    (3/28/2006) Shell Nigeria has another major oil spill
    ...More Health Safety & Environment
      Company News
    (4/4/2006) Awilco & Sinvest buy Petrojack rigs for $600 million
    (4/3/2006) Nexen awards Bluewater Ettrick Field contract
    (4/3/2006) Keppel FELS upgrading Ocean Monarch for $102 million
    ...More Company News
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      Oil & Gas Prices
    Grade Wed. 4/5
    Oil (US$ per bbl crude)
    OPEC Basket 57.45
    0.0%
    Minas 61.10
    -1.2%
    Bonny Light 64.58
    +1.9%
    N. Sea Brent 63.26
    +0.6%
    Forties 63.68
    +2.0%
    Urals/Mediterranean 58.83
    +2.1%
    Alaska N. Slope 60.52
    -1.3%
    W. Texas Intermediate 62.77
    -1.3%
    Gas (US$ per mmbtu)
    Henry Hub* 7.17
    -0.1%
    UK Day Ahead** 0.0%
    *US$ per MMBTUs
    **UK pence per therm
    All prices are indicative only. OGI accepts no responsibility for their accuracy.
    Price Details & Analysis
      Industry Events
    April 6-8
    North Caspian Regional Oil & Gas Exhibition, Atyrau, Kyrgyzstan
    April 9-12
    AAPG Annual Convention, Houston, Texas USA
    April 9-12
    Society for Sedimentary Geology Meeting & Exhibition, Houston, Texas USA
    April 10-12
    IPAA Oil & Gas Investment Symposium, New York, New York USA
    April 10-13
    APPEA Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association Conference & Exhibition, Perth, WA Australia
    April 11-12
    IADC Lifting and Mechanical Handling Conference & Exhibition, Houston, Texas USA
    April 11-13
    SPE Intelligent Energy Conference & Exhibition, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    April 12-13
    Russian Offshore Oil & Gas Development: Arctic & Far East Conference, Moscow, Russia
    ...More Events

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