Slugcatcher cooks up a brew with the S-word

Slugcatcher cooks up a brew with the S-word

IT'S been very quiet for a while, but if you listen closely you can hear voices in the financial markets

Oil

21 MAR 2005

Slugcatcher gets serious about sequencing

THE last time someone used the word sequencing when talking about liquefied natural gas (LNG) developments

News Archive

14 MAR 2005

Slugcatcher matchmakes Unocal with ChevronTexaco

FALLING reserve levels, and rising cash balances have put merger and acquisition activity squarely back

News Archive

08 MAR 2005
Slugcatcher smells gas amongst the Libs

Slugcatcher smells gas amongst the Libs' election wreckage

STAND by for the Gorgon go-ahead, because Saturday�s re-election of the Gallop government in Western

LNG Shell games are not in Australia's interests

IT�S taken four years but the proof that Australian Treasurer, Peter Costello, made the correct decision

News Archive

21 FEB 2005

Slugcatcher: "Where's the growth from the drill bit going to come from?"

RECORD profits, record dividends, record share buy backs. Oh, what a marvellous time to be in the oil

All Regions

14 FEB 2005

Slugcatcher sees the dark cloud behind the silver lining

PROFITS have never been better, that�s the good news for the global oil industry. The bad news is that

Production

07 FEB 2005
Slugcatcher gives Ellice-Flint a well deserved pat on the ... wallet

Slugcatcher gives Ellice-Flint a well deserved pat on the ... wallet

JERUK, it is widely believed, is the cause of that immense, beaming, smile on the face of Santos boss,

Australia

01 FEB 2005

Slugcatcher calls in a queer eye for the Shell guys

IF the talk in the marketplace is right the new look Royal Dutch/Shell group is very close to exposing

All Regions

24 JAN 2005

Slugcatcher gets it half right on Sunrise shenanigans

IT'S not often that anyone gets to be both right and wrong at the same time, but that�s just what happened

Gas

18 JAN 2005
Slugcatcher says no cake, let them eat humble pie

Slugcatcher says no cake, let them eat humble pie

EVERY cloud may, as the saying goes, have a silver lining, and even in the turmoil and tragedy which

Asia

11 JAN 2005
Slugcatcher finds time to ponder

Slugcatcher finds time to ponder

�DEAR Judge Atlas, I am sitting in the smallest room of the Kremlin. Your judgment is front of me. Soon,

Europe

20 DEC 2004
Slugcatcher debunks expectations of an exploration boom

Slugcatcher debunks expectations of an exploration boom

�RECORD high oil prices will lead to a boom in exploration.� Sounds great, doesn�t it. So good, that

All Regions

14 DEC 2004
Slugcatcher sheds tears over fears there

Slugcatcher sheds tears over fears there'll be no more Bass Strait beers

WHEN old friends fall out over a single issue they can usually kiss and make up in the pub on a Friday

Australia

07 DEC 2004

Rockin' Slugcatcher gets all steamed up

NERVES are starting to fray on the stock market as crunch time looms for Australia�s bold experiment

News Archive

30 NOV 2004

Slugcatcher changes clogs for Chinese slippers

BANKS want it to happen. Shell needs it to happen. China would love it to happen � and the chatter on

Australia

22 NOV 2004

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