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7 of the world’s biggest offshore structures

As oceans swell around them, some of the world's tallest man-made structures live in water, not on land. There's not a whole lot of...

AT&T and Shell Sign Global Networking Agreement

AT&T and Shell have signed an agreement for the provision of managed communications and network integration services for Shell globally. The agreement aligns with...

Anadarko Petroleum sees 11% rise in 2018 sales volumes

Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: APC) has forecast an 11% rise in sales volumes for 2018, as shale producers boost oil output aggressively, taking advantage...

As Venezuela pumps below OPEC target, oil rivals begin filling gap

(Reuters) - As Venezuela’s dilapidated energy sector struggles to pump enough crude oil to meet the country’s OPEC output target, rival producers within the...

If oil triggers loss of agriculture Guyana could face social, economic upheaval

As Guyana gears up to be a significant oil producer in the Caribbean and Latin American region, warnings about the potential neglect of other...

O&G food production synergy

“To be interested in food but not in food production is clearly absurd,” sums up the eternal obligation of any responsible population and their...

Brazil’s Petrobras says O&G output for October topped 2.7 million boed

Petrobras said on Thursday that its total oil and natural gas output in October was 2.77 million barrels of oil equivalent per day (boed),...

Total Chief would review Iran gas deal if new sanctions arose

French oil and gas major Total would have to review its Iran gas project if the U.S. decided to impose unilateral sanctions on Tehran,...

First oil wells drilled with bits attached to bamboo poles

The earliest known oil wells were drilled in China in 347 CE. These wells had depths of up to about 240 metres (790 ft) and were drilled...

Ecopetrol, Repsol acquire oil blocks in Gulf of Mexico

Colombia’s state-run oil company Ecopetrol ECO.CN, in partnership with Spain’s Repsol (REP.MC), has acquired four new blocks in the Gulf of Mexico for deep...