Monday, August 21, 2017
maersk jack-up rig

Total To Pay $5 Billion For Maersk Oil

By Geraldine Amiel and Christian Wienberg (Bloomberg) Total SA agreed to buy the oil and gas unit of A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S, the French company’s biggest acquisition since 1999 and another...

August 21, 2017
Total Views: 11

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

CMA CGM, Total Sign Low Emission Fuel Partnership

PARIS, Feb 1 (Reuters) – Container shipping group CMA CGM has signed an agreement with Total under which the oil and gas major will supply lower emission fuels in line...

February 1, 2017
Total Views: 1

Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Maritime News

Iran Signs First Gas Deal Since Sanctions Eased

By Golnar Motevalli, Hashem Kalantari and Javier Blas (Bloomberg) — Iran signed a $4.8 billion natural gas development project with energy giants Total SA and China National Petroleum Corp., marking the...

November 8, 2016
Total Views: 1

Sunday, February 14, 2016
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Maritime News

Iran Oil Embargo – First Tankers Depart For Europe Since Sanctions End

by Anthony Dipaola & Hashem Kalantari (Bloomberg) Iran loaded its first cargo of oil aboard tankers to Europe since international sanctions ended, signaling more supplies will add to the global...

February 14, 2016
Total Views: 43

Saturday, February 6, 2016
iranian crude supertanker
Maritime News

Iranian Crude – European To Import 300,000+ Barrels A Day

by Hashem Kalantari  Deena Kamel  (Bloomberg) Iran will start sending 300,000 barrels a day of crude to Europe, 54 percent of the total it shipped before authorities on the continent put...

February 6, 2016
Total Views: 14

Tuesday, May 12, 2015
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Total Denies Cuban TV Reports of Offshore Exploration Plans

French President Francois Hollande paid a historic visit to Cuba on Monday as the first western leader to visit the country since Spanish Prime Minister Felipe Gonzales visited in 1986,...

May 12, 2015
Total Views: 0

Monday, April 20, 2015
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Petrofac Expects Further Loss on Laggan-Tormore Project, Shares Fall Sharply

"I have never faced a more difficult and challenging work environment," commented Chief Executive Ayman Asfari

April 20, 2015
Total Views: 12

Thursday, February 12, 2015
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Total to Curb Spending, Exploration as Profit Sinks on Oil

Total SA will reduce spending, cut jobs and curtail exploration this year after the crash in crude prices lowered fourth-quarter profit 17 percent.

February 12, 2015
Total Views: 5

Monday, October 20, 2014
Christophe de MARGERIE

Total CEO Dies in Plane Crash

Christophe de Margerie, Chief Executive of French energy major Total was killed tonight along with three crew members in a plane crash at Moscow’s Vnukovo airport.   The highly regarded executive was taking...

October 20, 2014
Total Views: 10

Wednesday, September 3, 2014
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Jaya Cavalier Conducts ROV Ops off Congo as Gas Flares from Nearby FPU [VIDEO]

Video removed. See here The Jaya Cavalier, an 8,000 horsepower anchor handling tug and supply (AHTS) vessel owned by Jaya Holdings is currently on charter to Total offshore Congo...

September 3, 2014
Total Views: 1

Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Skandi Aker

Skandi Aker Apparently Not-So-Awesome as Total Cancels $250 Million Contract

With utilization of only 37 percent so far this year due to maintenance and repairs, Total has had enough of the Skandi Aker, a 2010-built well intervention and subsea construction vessel...

June 25, 2014
Total Views: 69

Thursday, June 5, 2014
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Total Signs 10-Year Deal to Support Asian LNG Hub

Total announced today the signing of a 10-year LNG sale and purchase agreement with Pavilion Gas, the Singapore-based LNG distribution and trading house. Sourced from Total’s global LNG portfolio, the...

June 5, 2014
Total Views: 2

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
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Technip and Heerema Win Biggest Subsea Contract Ever

Following Total E&P Angola’s $16 billion final investment decision on Monday, Technip and Heerema Marine Contractors have been awarded the largest SURF (subsea, umbilical, riser, flowline) contract ever to develop...

April 16, 2014
Total Views: 22

Monday, April 14, 2014
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Total Makes $16 Billion Investment Decision Offshore Angola

Total and its joint venture partners have made the $16 billion final investment decision today to develop the ultra-deepwater Kaombo project offshore Angola. With a production capacity of 230,000 barrels...

April 14, 2014
Total Views: 9

Tuesday, February 11, 2014
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Total Expands Offshore Drilling as $7.3B Campaign Finds Dry Hole

Feb. 11 (Bloomberg) — Total SA began life as Cie Francaise des Petroles, or CFP, almost a century ago. Thirty years since changing its name, the French oil giant is...

February 11, 2014
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Friday, December 6, 2013
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Africa’s First Major Deepwater Yard Hailed with Naming of CLOV FPSO

In 2008, the Angolan town of Porto Amboim located  approximately 280 kilometers south of Luanda in the Kwanza Sul province was essentially a beach town with a small marine terminal which had...

December 6, 2013
Total Views: 36

Thursday, October 24, 2013
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Total to Lead $1.2 Billion Gas Exploration Project off Tierra Del Fuego

Oct. 24 (Bloomberg) — Total SA, Europe’s second most valuable energy company, will lead a $1.2 billion project to produce natural gas off the coast of Tierra del Fuego in...

October 24, 2013
Total Views: 8

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
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Qatar’s Investment Offshore Congo, Perhaps More Strategic than Tactical

Qatar Petroleum International (QPI) and Total announced a landmark partnership agreement with Total E&P Congo today representing QPI’s first international investment in an offshore oil and gas project. The agreement...

May 22, 2013
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, April 23, 2013
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Total Gabon Executes 5-Year Contract for Smit Lamnalco Tugs

The Damen Shipyards Galati-built tugs, SL Gabon and SL Libreville, were welcomed to the SMIT Lamnalco fleet at a ceremony at Port-Gentil, Gabon last week.   These new Stan 4011...

April 23, 2013
Total Views: 51

Monday, April 8, 2013
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Technip Awarded Major, Full-Scope Contract Offshore Congo

    Two of Technip’s deepwater construction vessels, the G1200 (Technip BV), a rigid pipe S-lay and heavy-lift construction vessel, and the Deep Pioneer (Technip UK), a multipurpose deepwater vessel,...

April 8, 2013
Total Views: 7