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BP: Lower for Longer means going Back to Basics

21 November 2016   Can deepwater oil and gas survive in a $50 per barrel (bbl) environment? That’s a question operators such as BP Plc are challenged with, according to Ryan Malone, projects general manager for BP’s Gulf of Mexico (GoM) operations.....

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GE and BP Launch The “Intelligent” Offshore Oil Platform – Livestream Today at 17:15 GMT

15 November 2016   BP and GE today announced the start-up of Plant Operations Advisor (POA), a new digital solution designed to improve the efficiency, reliability and safety of BP’s oil and gas production operations. Plant Operations Advisor is already helping....

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BP Awards Aker more Long-term Agreements

31 October 2016   BP has awarded Aker Solutions two five-year framework agreements for its operated oil and gas fields worldwide. Both came into effect this August. The first covers engineering, procurement, and construction of subsea production systems for new and maturing....

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Oceaneering, BP Angola Subsea Contract Receives Two-Year Extension

31 October 2016   Oceaneering International Inc said Oct 28 that a unit of BP Plc agreed to a two-year extension through January 2019 for work offshore Angola through a field support vessel services contract. The Ocean Intervention III will remain chartered....

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BP uses EOR to Extend Thunder Horse Life

25 May 2016   BP has commenced a water injection project at its Thunder Horse platform in the Gulf of Mexico that will extend the production life of one of its biggest fields in the area, and recover an additional 65....

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BP Coast to Coast Cyclists Launch £1 Million Fundraiser

22 March 2016   A group of 90 current and former BP employees have launched their quest to raise £1 million for good causes via the eighth Coast to Coast cycling challenge. Over double the number of previous participants have committed to saddle up and....

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Quad204 FPSO Sets Sail

21 December 2015   BP’s Glen Lyon FPSO vessel has started sea trials at the start of its journey from the Hyundai Heavy Industries yard in Korea to the west of Shetland, where it will serve as the hub for the....

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BP to Acquire Additional Interest in the West Nile Delta Project

09 December 2015   BP Egypt has announced today the completion of its acquisition of 22.75 per cent in the North Alexandria Concession and 2.75 per cent in the West Mediterranean Deep Water Concession from Hamburg-based DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG. The....

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BP has Agreement in Principle to Settle Governmental Macondo Claims

03 July 2015   BP has an agreement in principle to settle all federal and state claims arising from the Macondo oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. BP Exploration and Production Inc. executed the agreements with the US federal government and....

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BP Awards Two Contracts Worth $363m for Shah Deniz Project in Caspian Sea

23 June 2015   BP Exploration (Shah Deniz) has awarded two new contracts worth $363m for Shah Deniz Stage 2 and South Caucasus Pipeline Expansion (SCPX) projects. According to BP, progress has already been achieved for both the projectsat all fabrication and....

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BP Statistical Review Shows 2014 was a Year of ‘Tectonic’ Shifts in Global Energy Production and Consumption

10 June 2015   The 2015 edition of the BP Statistical Review of World Energy, launched today, highlights how significant changes in global energy production and consumption have had profound implications for prices, for the global fuel mix, and for global....

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BP gains West Nile Delta Stake

19 May 2015   BP increased its interest in the US$12 billion West Nile Delta (WND) project in Egypt after partner DEA farmed down its stake. According to DEA, the deal includes the sale of a portion of DEA’s stake in the....

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BP Selects Technip for the Thunder Horse South Expansion Project in the Gulf of Mexico

12 May 2015   Technip was awarded by BP Exploration & Production Inc a lump sum project for the design, engineering, fabrication, installation and pre-commissioning of the new production pipeline systems on the south side of the Thunder Horse production drilling....

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BP to Discuss the Future of Key Shetland Oil Fields at SPE Aberdeen Event

16 April 2015   The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Aberdeen Section is looking forward to welcoming BP to its next technical presentation, to discuss the operator’s activities in the west of Shetland. On Wednesday 22 April 2015, Scott Thomson, west of Shetland area subsurface....

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Helix and BP Agree to Amend Multi-Year Q5000 Contract

27 February 2015   Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc announced today that it has entered into an agreement with BP Exploration & Production to amend their existing 2013 agreement for the Q5000 to provide well intervention services in the U.S. Gulf....

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BP to Restart Rhum Gas Field

20 October 2014   BP will restart the Rhum gas field in the UK North Sea, half-owned by Iran's National Oil Company, four years after the field was shut down due to Western sanctions, a BP spokesman said on Friday. Production from....

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Saipem Bags $1.8B Contract from BP for Shah Deniz Stage 2 Development

01 May 2014   BP, on behalf of the Shah Deniz consortium, has awarded to the Saipem, Bos Shelf and Star Gulf consortium, a Transportation and Installation contract for the Stage 2 development of the Shah Deniz field. The field is located....

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BP sells Bruce, Rhum, Keith stakes

UK oil major BP is set to sell its operated interests in the Bruce, Keith and Rhum fields, including three bridge-linked platforms and subsea infrastructure in the North Sea to UK independent Serica Energy. more [source: OE Digital] .

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