Tag: Alaska

Eni acquires 70% & operatorship of Oooguruk oil field

Eni enters into agreement to acquire 70% and operatorship of the Oooguruk oil field in Alaska from Caelus Natural Resources Alaska LLC.

BP increases share in Clair field & sell Kuparuk field

BP recently announced that it has entered into agreements with ConocoPhillips that will significantly increase its holding in the Clair field, a core asset of BP’s North Sea business in the UK, while also selling its non-operating interest in the Kuparuk and satellite oilfields in Alaska.

Reliance Steel & Aluminum acquires Alaska Steel

Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. has recently acquired all of the capital stock of Alaska Steel Company, a full-line metal distributor headquartered in Anchorage, Alaska.

TransCanada on track with Alaska Project

newsitemPer its agreement with the state under the Alaska Gasline Inducement Act, TransCanada Corp. is continuing on schedule to file a public convenience and necessity application with FERC for the Alaska Pipeline Project to transport to Lower 48 markets.

Shell may drill off the coast of Alaska

Royal Dutch Shell has gained permission from the US Government to drill for oil and gas in the Beaufort Sea off the coast of Alaska.

USA: drilling rig

BP Exploration Alaska Inc., a division of BP PLC, has signed a contract with Houston-based Parker Drilling Co. to build, deliver, and commission a new ultraextended-reach drilling rig for Liberty field in the Beaufort Sea off Alaska.

Alaska gas pipeline contract

Michael Baker Jr. Inc. was the successful bidder for a contract to assist the federal coordinator's office in the effort to construct a natural gas pipeline from Alaska to the Lower 48 states.

Prudhoe Bay production cut

Freak weather which caused power shortages to lines connected to wells at BP’s Prudhoe Bay fields in Alaska has cut production again.

V&M Star to provide line pipe for BP Prudhoe Bay

V&M STAR, a division of Vallourec & Mannesmann Tubes, has been selected to provide 30-35,000ft of 103/4in, high strength, seamless line pipe for BP’s Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, pipeline operations.

Marathon Oil gas discovery

Marathon Oil Company announced today a significant natural gas discovery on its Ninilchik Prospect on the Kenai Peninsula, approximately 35 miles south of Kenai, Alaska.