Friday, November 10, 2017
drillship in gulf of mexico

As Oil Prices Rise, Global Majors Eye Mexico’s Deep Waters

By Adam Williams (Bloomberg) — As the price of oil rises, an international rush is on for Mexico’s untapped deep-water riches. The who’s who of the

November 10, 2017
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Thursday, October 26, 2017
Drillship Offshore Brazil

Brazil vs Mexico: Latin America’s Fight for Big Oil’s Money

By Marianna Parraga and Alexandra Alper HOUSTON/RIO DE JANEIRO, Oct 26 (Reuters) – Brazil and Mexico are competing for a diminishing resource: the

October 26, 2017
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Monday, July 17, 2017
Maritime News

Mexico Delays Next Oil Auction to Let Huge New Find Sink In

By Adam Williams (Bloomberg) — Mexico will delay its next offshore oilfield auctions by a month, giving international bidders more time to evaluate

July 17, 2017
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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Mexico Oil Privatization Pays Off With Billion-Barrel Find

By Adam Williams and Angelina Rascouet (Bloomberg) — Mexico’s decision to allow private companies to explore for oil and gas started to pay off after

July 12, 2017
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Maritime News

International Joint Venture Spuds Mexico’s First Private Well in 80 Years

By Alex Nussbaum (Bloomberg) — For the first time in almost 80 years, a private company has sunk a new offshore oil well in Mexican waters — the

May 23, 2017
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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

BP Sees Early Promise, Growing Investment in Mexico Offshore Projects

By David Alire Garcia MEXICO CITY, May 17 (Reuters) – BP Plc’s first foray into Mexico’s recently opened energy market is proving more

May 17, 2017
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Wednesday, August 17, 2016
bulk carrier Los Llanitos aground

Hard Aground – Abandoned Ship Threatens Mexican Coast

The bulk carrier “M/V Los Llanitos” is breaking apart and close to sinking off the Pacific coast of Mexico. For almost nine months she has been

August 17, 2016
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Friday, May 27, 2016
los llanitos

Pollutants Removed From Grounded Bulk Carrier in Mexico

The removal of fuel and all hazardous materials from the stranded bulk carrier Los Llanitos concluded earlier this month as the salvage now moves to

May 27, 2016
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Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Maritime News

Pemex Halts Deepwater Projects With Budget Cuts to Stem Losses

By Adam Williams (Bloomberg) — Mexico’s state-owned oil company is taking deepwater development off its plate for now. Driven to rip $5.5 billion out

March 1, 2016
Total Views: 30

Friday, February 26, 2016
Maritime News

Mexico Planning First-Ever Deep Water Gulf Oil Auction

MEXICO CITY, Feb 26 (Reuters) – Contract awards for Mexico’s first-ever deep water oil auction covering ten potentially lucrative blocks will take

February 26, 2016
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Wednesday, January 27, 2016
bulk carrier Los Llanitos aground

Stranded Bulk Carrier ‘Los Llanitos’ to Be Dismantled Along Rocky Mexican Coast

The Mexican government is hoping to dismantle the bulk carrier Los Llanitos in the same spot at which it ran aground in October during Hurricane Patricia. The

January 27, 2016
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Wednesday, January 20, 2016
apm terminals
Maritime News

APM Terminals Dumps Mexico’s ICA from $300 Million Port Project, Sources Say

By Alexandra Alper and Dave Graham MEXICO CITY, Jan 20 (Reuters) – Port operator APM Terminals, part of Denmark’s A.P. Moller-Maersk, has dropped

January 20, 2016
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Friday, January 8, 2016
Maritime News

Mexican Oil Fields Lure Next Generation of Wildcatters

By Adam Williams (Bloomberg) — While more than 180,000 onshore wells are producing oil in Texas, only 8,250 have been drilled by Petroleos Mexicanos

January 8, 2016
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Monday, November 16, 2015
bulk carrier Los Llanitos aground

First Oil Pumped from Stranded Bulk Carrier in Mexico

The first oil has been pumped from a Mexican bulk carrier that has been stranded along Mexico’s rocky Pacific coastline since late October when it ran

November 16, 2015
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Friday, November 6, 2015
bulk carrier Los Llanitos aground

Salvage Gets Underway for Bulk Carrier Wrecked in Mexico

Mexican officials are just getting to work on the effort to clean up and scuttle a bulk carrier that wrecked along the country’s rocky Pacific coastline

November 6, 2015
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Thursday, October 29, 2015

Wrecked Bulk Carrier to be Scuttled Off Mexico

  A 223-meter bulk carrier will need to be scuttled after suffering catastrophic damage from its grounding along a remote stretch of coast in Mexico

October 29, 2015
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Monday, October 26, 2015

Bulk Carrier Breaking Up Along Mexico Coast After Running Aground in Hurricane Patricia – PHOTOS and VIDEO

A 71,000 DWT bulk carrier is aground and in danger of breaking up off the coast of Manzanillo, Mexico after the ship dragged anchor during Hurricane Patricia.

October 26, 2015
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Friday, October 23, 2015
Maritime News

Hurricane Patricia, Strongest Storm on Record in Atlantic and Eastern Pacific, Nears Mexico

By Brian K. Sullivan and Kelly Gilblom (Bloomberg) — A hurricane stronger than Katrina in 2005 and Andrew in 1992 is poised to hit Mexico’s biggest

October 23, 2015
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Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Mexico’s First-Ever Offshore Oil Lease Auction Was A Huge Bust

  Adam Williams, Andrea Navarro and Eric Martin (Bloomberg) — Mexico’s first auction of offshore oil leases fell short of the country’s

July 15, 2015
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Monday, May 25, 2015

$23 Billion Mexico Port Venture Faces Snarls

by Nacha CattanBenjamin Bain (Bloomberg) Carmakers from Nissan Motor Co. to Mazda Motor Corp. are churning out record numbers of vehicles in Mexico destined

May 25, 2015
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