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1 July 2015
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SLUGCATCHER 
The problems confronting US LNG before it even starts


THE widely forecast boom in US production of LNG might not be the big event it was once expected to be with Slugcatcher impressed by fresh thoughts about the impact of falling oil and coal prices on the LNG industry.
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Playing politics when you should be running a business


The bottom for oil and start of better times


What Woodside’s anti-coal stance says to BHP


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PREMIUM FEATURES 
Barnett’s Browse bungles


WA Premier Colin Barnett completely “gave up” on getting domestic benefits out of the Browse floating LNG project amongst his latest back downs to the Woodside-led joint venture, according to Labor state development and energy spokesman Bill Johnston.
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Condor spreads its wings


QCLNG’s Egyptian innovation shows the way


Hawkeye critical test of Palawan prospectivity


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TECHNICAL & PRODUCT 
Off-the-shelf solution


DATUM360 has just completed a $1.4 million contract for providing the software on a groundbreaking North Sea oil and gas project with Total for the Martin Linge project that could be the world’s most sustainable oil and gas scheme.
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Trakka app wins gong


WA switches on EV highway


Setting the PACE


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LETTERS 
Letter to the editor


FORMER Victoria Petroleum managing director and now Greenearth Energy director John Kopcheff has responded to yesterday’s feature story, Barnett’s Browse bungles, analysing what lessons can be learned from the history of Browse’s development.
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Letter to the editor


Letter to the editor


Letter to the editor


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LIQUIFIED NATURAL GAS 
Browse enters FEED as investment decision delays tipped


DESPITE concerns that an LNG supply glut might render the Browse LNG development unviable for another decade the Woodside Petroleum-led Browse Joint Venture has officially pressed the button on front-end engineering and design of Western Australia’s second planned floating LNG facility.
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Letter to the editor


Applus history at Ichthys


Barnett’s Browse bungles


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COAL SEAM GAS 
NSW CSG buy-back extended


THE New South Wales government has again elected to extend the deadline for the buyback of CSG leases, even as the NSW Greens called for a coalition MP to resign over a broken promise to buy back a controversial lease around Lismore and Byron Bay.
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Triple banking on second time lucky


Santos’ attractive pay deals for NSW farmers


Mantle talks coal, CSG, hydro power mix


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SHALE GAS 
Fraccing risks unacceptable: review


NEW York State’s ban on fraccing officially came into force overnight after the State’s environmental conservation commissioner Joe Martens issued a 43-page findings statement, ending a seven-year review process.
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Cuadrilla hopeful of frac approval


Well blow out effects continue


From Polish shale to tech


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SAFETY & ENVIRONMENT 
WA gets tough on industry


NEW regulations for Western Australia’s petroleum and geothermal industries kick in today that stipulate mandatory well and field management plans. According to WA Mines and Petroleum Minister Bill Marmion they are the strictest in Australia.
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Walruses, polar bears stifle Shell


Leaf says fossil fuel era is ending


Water war escalates


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CAREERS & RECRUITMENT 
South Australia says enough is enough


WITH more job cuts announced in the state last week, the South Australian Chamber of Mines and Energy says plans to accelerate resources sector development must be brought into action.
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Transocean, NOV make 1750 Norwegian cuts


Petronas refuses to cut jobs


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DRILLING 
Fraccing risks unacceptable: review


NEW York State’s ban on fraccing officially came into force overnight after the State’s environmental conservation commissioner Joe Martens issued a 43-page findings statement, ending a seven-year review process.
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Ruling exposes oilers to quake suits


Easternwell extends contract with QGC


Workstrings completes expansion mission


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INDUSTRY MOVES 
Puntland dream ends


AFTER almost a decade, Africa Energy Corporation has walked away from the Puntland oil project in Somalia, citing three years of political turmoil, with its two Australian partners also packing their bags.
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Chinese take over jack-up driller


Wesfarmers joins Quadrant consortium


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PIPELINES 
Wood pounces on CATS contract


WOOD Group has won a $US250 million ($A324 million) contract from Antin Infrastructure Partners to provide operating services for the North Sea-based Central Area Transmission System for up to 10 years.
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PRODUCTION 
Stybarrow enters final phase


BHP Billiton and Woodside Petroleum have started preparing for the end of the Stybarrow oil field off Western Australia later this year, after eight years of successful oil production.
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Beach starts Cooper sales


Riser supports subsea field


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Browse enters FEED as investment decision delays tipped


DESPITE concerns that an LNG supply glut might render the Browse LNG development unviable for another decade the Woodside Petroleum-led Browse Joint Venture has officially pressed the button on front-end engineering and design of Western Australia’s second planned floating LNG facility.
Full Story...

WA gets tough on industry


NEW regulations for Western Australia’s petroleum and geothermal industries kick in today that stipulate mandatory well and field management plans. According to WA Mines and Petroleum Minister Bill Marmion they are the strictest in Australia.
Full Story...

Letter to the editor


FORMER Victoria Petroleum managing director and now Greenearth Energy director John Kopcheff has responded to yesterday’s feature story, Barnett’s Browse bungles, analysing what lessons can be learned from the history of Browse’s development.
Full Story...

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Water & Environment

Ruling exposes oilers to quake suits

Water war escalates

WA gets tough on industry

Walruses, polar bears stifle Shell

Fraccing risks unacceptable: review




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   TODAY'S STORIES CONTINUED


News Wrap


IN News Wrap: Oil prices rebound despite Greek drama; China Oilfield Services cuts 229 Norwegian jobs; and Petronet CEO hunt finally resumes after board spat.
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Applus history at Ichthys


GLOBAL testing, inspection and certification firm Applus will get the chance to use its Rayscan Tankscan for the first time in Australia on the Inpex-operated Ichthys project’s onshore LNG facilities.
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Energy Briefs


IN TODAY’S Energy Briefs Drillsearch production low; calls for five-year drill ban; Trident debts cleared; Origin’s $100M solar win; two more US states go green; Titan leases more; Frontier boosts service; Triangle in limbo; Terra Nova battle continues; luck of the Irish and UK wells boost.
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Walruses, polar bears stifle Shell


WRANGLING over Arctic approvals continued in Washington even as US Coast Guard and police boats cleared a path through “kayaktivist” protestors for Shell’s Noble Discover drillship yesterday, as the Obama administration issued new restrictions on the campaign.
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Personnel Movements


IN TODAY’S Personnel Movements: Nido adds African experience; Nopetro lures Chesapeake founder to board; Equatorial Guinea restructures, shuffles ministry; Lekoil CFO quits; Engie names new executive vice president; AMMA boosts HR; Meinhardt adds environment specialist; and Kestel leaves Sun.
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Leaf says fossil fuel era is ending


ASX-listed energy firm Leaf Resources claims its new biomass process could nudge fossil fuel-based chemicals and plastics out of the market.
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Fraccing risks unacceptable: review


NEW York State’s ban on fraccing officially came into force overnight after the State’s environmental conservation commissioner Joe Martens issued a 43-page findings statement, ending a seven-year review process.
Full Story...

Water war escalates


FRESH from its Supreme Court loss over its proposed power plant regulations, the Environmental Protection Agency is now the subject of a growing lawsuit against it over the controversial Waters of the United States rule.
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Ruling exposes oilers to quake suits


A DECISION by Oklahoma’s Supreme Court has opened the door for oil companies to be sued over damages caused by earthquakes.
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Johan Sverdrup work begins


WORK has begun on the industrial scale development of the $40 billion project Johan Sverdrup field in the Norwegian North Sea project with the Kvaerner metal worker Stian Myrvold Green starting up the machine that will cut the steel for the riser platform jacket for the field.
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Oz excluded from TGS-Polarcus deal


TGS-NOPEC’s biggest library of multi-client geological and geophysical data is about to get bigger after it agreed to buy Polarcus’ own multi-client library, excluding the Australian part, for $US27.5 million ($A35.82 million).
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Sevan reacts to corruption allegations


SEVAN Marine, known for its cylindrical hull design for its offshore oil platform products, has brought in a law firm to start internal investigations following reports linking the company to Petrobras kickback schemes.
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Barnett’s Browse bungles


WA Premier Colin Barnett completely “gave up” on getting domestic benefits out of the Browse floating LNG project amongst his latest back downs to the Woodside-led joint venture, according to Labor state development and energy spokesman Bill Johnston.
Full Story...

News Wrap


IN News Wrap: Aussie energy stocks, crude prices fall; Chevron eyes 130 job cuts in Canada: speculation; Argentina wants to seize Falklands oil and gas assets; Iraq oil official gunned down; and BP loses spill disaster appeal.
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Off-the-shelf solution


DATUM360 has just completed a $1.4 million contract for providing the software on a groundbreaking North Sea oil and gas project with Total for the Martin Linge project that could be the world’s most sustainable oil and gas scheme.
Full Story...

Energy Briefs


IN TODAY’S Energy Briefs Incremental secures loan; Pryme’s water woes; Maverick baffled; Stonehenge enters competition; Jupiter renews contracts; Victoria tests wave power; ExxonMobil reassured in Guyana; and Loggie wins Scottish gong.
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Decom work soars as projects idled


THE oil and gas may be slowly drying up, but that doesn’t mean all the jobs will in the North Sea, with strong growth in the oil and gas decommissioning sector helping to offset a portion of the jobs lost in the great contraction of 2014-15.
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Personnel Movements


IN TODAY’S Personnel Movements: BHP shuffles; Lanskey joins Pryme; Sewell role swells; Hackett secures chair; and a new CFO for 1845.
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