Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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Video: A Day in the Life Offshore

William Skogland, a student at Bergen Maritime Well Technology created the following film from clips provided by North Sea operator Nexen (a CNOOC subsidiary) and Odfjell Drilling. The fixed platform...

January 28, 2015
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Thursday, April 25, 2013
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Engineering News

Sembcorp Marine Secures £7 Million Contract at Nexen’s Golden Eagle Project

Sembmarine SLP Limited (SLP), a subsidiary of Singapore-based Sembcorp Marine announced that it has secured a contract worth approximately £7 million to fabricate the Bridge and Flare Structures for Nexen...

April 25, 2013
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Saturday, March 2, 2013

CNOOC Said to Cede Operating Control of Nexen’s U.S. Gulf Assets

By Rebecca Penty and Sara Forden (Bloomberg) — Cnooc Ltd., China’s largest offshore oil and natural gas producer, was barred from controlling Gulf of Mexico oilfields under U.S. terms for its $15.1 billion...

March 2, 2013
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Sunday, December 9, 2012

Canadian Government Approves CNOOC Takeover of Nexen

HONG KONG–Cnooc Ltd. (CEO), China’s largest offshore oil-and-gas producer by capacity, confirmed Saturday that the Canadian government approved its US$15.1 billion takeover bid for oil-sands operator Nexen Inc (NXY). The approval cleared a major hurdle...

December 9, 2012
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Thursday, September 20, 2012

Nexen Shareholders Approve CNOOC Takeover By a Landslide

TORONTO–Nexen Inc. shareholders, as expected, overwhelmingly voted in favor of Cnooc Ltd.’s proposed $15.1 billion takeover of the Calgary-based energy company. At a shareholder meeting in Calgary on Thursday, Nexen said...

September 20, 2012
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Thursday, September 6, 2012

CNOOC Politely Seeks U.S. Approval of Nexen Deal

(Bloomberg) — Cnooc Ltd., China’s biggest offshore oil and gas explorer, asked the U.S. government to review its $15.1 billion offer for Canada’s Nexen Inc., Cnooc said today. The voluntary submission was made...

September 6, 2012
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Monday, July 23, 2012

China Buys Canadian Oil Company, Throws Down $15 Billion in Cash for Nexen

BEIJING- (Dow Jones)-China’s CNOOC Ltd. (0883.HK) said Monday it has reached an agreement to acquire Canadian oil and gas producer Nexen Inc. (NXY) for $15.1 billion in cash. In China’s biggest overseas...

July 23, 2012
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