Sunday, March 18, 2012
mozambique offshore

Better Late than Never, Total Goes for Gas Play Offshore Mozambique

BEIJING (Dow Jones)–French oil and gas major Total AS (TOT) plans to drill its first offshore East Africa exploration well early next year, hoping to emulate huge gas discoveries made...

March 18, 2012
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Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Pacific Scirocco Drilling Drillship

Pacific Scirocco Drillship Commences Operations Off Nigeria

Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE: PACD) (NOTC: PDSA) announced today that its ultra-deepwater drillship the Pacific Scirocco commenced operations in Nigeria on December 31, 2011. The drillship is contracted for an initial one-year term to a subsidiary of Total...

February 1, 2012
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Wednesday, January 25, 2012
McDermott NO102 subsea installation vessel

McDermott Awarded Their Largest-Ever Subsea Contract Offshore Australia

McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE:MDR) announced today that has been awarded a US$2 billion contract to develop the subsea infrastructure required for the Ichthys Gas-condensate Field offshore Australia.   This contract is...

January 25, 2012
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Friday, January 13, 2012
Engineering News

Total and Inpex Launch $34 Billion Ichthys LNG Project Offshore Northwestern Australia

Total and its joint venture partner INPEX Corporation today announced that they have taken the final investment decision for the Ichthys liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in Australia, representing an...

January 13, 2012
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Thursday, December 15, 2011
Eliza VLCC supertanker crude carrier

Oil Majors Book Supertankers to Ship North Sea Crude To Asia

LONDON (Dow Jones)–Total SA (FP.FR) has booked a supertanker to ship North Sea Forties crude oil–the main component of global benchmark Brent–to Asia from Europe, in a second such move...

December 15, 2011
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Thursday, November 24, 2011
pazflor subsea architecture total angola

A West African Giant – Total’s Pazflor FPSO is Inaugurated

Launched by Total in December 2007, Pazflor is one of the largest offshore oil production projects in the world, and a major development for Angola.  This field will increase the...

November 24, 2011
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