Post Archive by Day: September 26, 2018

Malaysia mega-refinery project receives first crude oil cargo

PENGERANG, Johor, Malaysia, September 26, 2018 The first delivery of crude oil cargo arrives at Pengerang Deepwater Terminal 2 in Malaysia, marking the transition into the commissioning phase for startup at the mega-refinery project. A cargo of 2 million barrels of crude oil supplied by Petronas and Saudi Aramco will be used for commissioning and testing activities, which are scheduled

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Cenovus signs rail deals to transport oil to U.S. Gulf Coast

Calgary, Alberta (September 26, 2018) – Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX: CVE) (NYSE: CVE) has signed three-year deals with major rail companies to transport approximately 100,000 barrels per day (bbls/d) of heavy crude oil from northern Alberta to various destinations on the U.S. Gulf Coast. The agreements involve moving oil with CN from Cenovus’s Bruderheim Energy Terminal starting in the fourth

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New JIP for Subsea BOP Reliability in Norway

Sep 26, 2018 19:04 -12 By Matthew Colvin de Valle (Flickr: Blowout Preventer (BOP)) [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons ExproSoft has launched a Joint Industry Project (JIP) to assess the reliability of BOPs (blow-out preventers) used for subsea drilling in Norway. The project is supported by Equinor, AkerBP, Lundin, VNG Norge, Faroe Petroleum, and Wellesley Petroleum, and will give recommendations

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ADNOC awards US$860m EPC contract for new gas facilities project

26 September, 2018 Abu Dhabi’s state-owned oil company ADNOC has awarded a Technicas Reunida and Target Engineering Construction Company joint venture a US$860m (£653m) EPC contract for the second phase of the Integrated Gas Development Expansion (IGD-E) project. The joint venture will carry out construction and commissioning of new gas facilities on Das Island including a new booster compression train

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LMKR releases GeoGraphix 2017.3 and the brand new GVERSE Field Planner, along with features enhancements in GVERSE Geophysics, GVERSE Geomodeling, GVERSE Attributes, GVERSE Planner and GVERSE Predict 3D

September 26, 2018 Houston – LMKR today announced the release of GeoGraphix 2017.3, the latest upgrade to the GeoGraphix software that comes with extensive updates focused on increasing productivity. Combined with the most advanced field planning, geomodeling, geophysics, and geology software, the release provides tools to accomplish tasks accurately within an integrated database and interactive 3D environment. GVERSE Geomodeling 2017.3

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26-September-2018 Qatar Petroleum announced its decision to increase the capacity of Qatar’s LNG expansion project, which was announced last year, by adding a fourth liquefaction train. When the project is completed, Qatar’s LNG production capacity will reach 110 million tons per annum (MTA), representing an increase of around 43% from its current production capacity of 77 MTPA. With the addition

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ADNOC LNG Awards AED 3.16 Billion EPC Contract for Phase 2 of Integrated Gas Development Expansion Project

26 September, 2018 Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – September 26, 2018: ADNOC LNG, a subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), signed, today, the Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) contract for the second phase of the Integrated Gas Development Expansion (IGD-E) project with a consortium of Spain’s Tecnicas Reunidas and Abu Dhabi’s Target Engineering Construction Company. The

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Intertek successfully completes quality assurance inspections for the Jemena Northern Gas Pipeline Project

September 26, 2018 Sydney, Australia – Intertek, a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, has successfully completed inspection services on line pipe procured for the Northern Gas Pipeline (NGP) Project. The 622km pipeline will link Tennant Creek in the Territory with Mount Isa in Queensland, unlocking the next phase of economic growth for the Northern Territory and helping

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IFLEXX Meeting 2018: German Petroleum Industry Discusses Modern Data Exchange

9/26/18 2:30 PM On Tuesday, leading representatives of the German petroleum industry came together for the 14th IFLEXX meeting in Bochum. Organized by Hamburg-based IT and consulting company Implico, the all-day meeting was attended by a total of 14 companies from the refinery, tank terminal, trade, service station, software and consulting sectors. Together the attendees looked back on the 10-year

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