Big contract win for McConnell Dowell in Perth, LOI in Africa

Australian-based construction company, McConnell Dowell, has been awarded a $17 million contract by Alstom

Gas

31 JAN 2002

World's largest offloading buoy for Bonga

Nigeria is going to build the world's largest offloading buoy for Shell's Bonga development in Nigeria.

Production

31 JAN 2002

SPP and CPM shareholders agree to merger

Shareholders of Southern Pacific Petroleum and Central Pacific Minerals have finally agreed to a merger

Production

31 JAN 2002

Empire set date and dollars for Eclipse

In late news, Empire Oil & Gas have outlined a capital raising of around $2 million to fund the drilling

Drilling

24 JAN 2002

Santos sees 'complete picture', market doesn't like the view.

Santos shares suffered their largest falls in four years after the oil and gas major announced an unexpectedly

Production

24 JAN 2002

AOG arranges finances for Oman and Indonesian contracts

Australian Oil and Gas Corp will use a combination of debt and equity financing to finance its expansion

Drilling

24 JAN 2002

Conoco plans to spend big in Indonesia

Despite being at the receiving end of shareholder anger over its proposed merger with Phillips Petroleum,

Production

23 JAN 2002

Novus stakes more US ground at Padre Island

Sydney-based Novus Petroleum has staked more US ground after being awarded drilling leases totalling

Drilling

23 JAN 2002

AGL power plant delivers new energy to SA market

Australian Gas Light Company this week announced that its new Hallett Power generation plant had delivered

Electricity

23 JAN 2002

Timor Sea partners, EEC head for the courts

Phillips Petroleum will attempt to strike out a claim brought on it by US oil and gas company Oceanic

Exploration

17 JAN 2002

India to deregulate O&G, offer new exploration permits

Following the likes of Nigeria, India too is set to deregulate its oil and gas infrastructure. However

Exploration

17 JAN 2002

Roc Oil remaps Cliff Head

Roc Oil, operator of Cliff Head oil field, has released revised calculations of their recent big discovery,

Exploration

17 JAN 2002

Shell to take two bites at huge Chinese gas market

Anglo-Dutch oil giant Shell is looking to take two bites at China's huge gas market with forays into

Production

17 JAN 2002

Oldest North Sea oil field set to begin producing again

Ten years after being closed down, Britain's oldest North Sea oil field is on course to start producing

Exploration

17 JAN 2002

A new era for Cooper Basin O&G development

Stuart Petroleum NL, operator of the Stuart Petroleum/Beach Petroleum Joint Venture in the Cooper Basin,

Exploration

17 JAN 2002

Cliff Head company maker: NorWest

NorWest Energy shareholders heard possibly the best news since they floated four years ago when managing

Exploration

17 JAN 2002

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