Gulfoilandgas.com Latin America Newshttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Gulfoilandgas.com Latin America NewsCopyright 2017. All rights reserved.en-us60http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/frame/GulfOil.gifgulfoilandgas.comhttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Wed, 23 Aug 2017 23:57:04 GMTAlstom to Renew Signalling System of Four Stations on Sarmiento LineTue, 22 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTAlstom has signed a contract worth over 10 million euros for the renewal of the signalling system of four stations on Sarmiento line (Marcos Paz, General Las Heras, Empalme Lobos and Lobos) of the Mer...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61166&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saPEMEX Fertilizantes Selects Jacobs for Ammonia IV Rehabilitation ProjectWed, 16 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTJacobs Engineering Group Inc. (JEC) has been awarded a contract from PEMEX Fertilizantes to deliver Project Management Contract (PMC) services for the Ammonia IV Rehabilitation Project in the Cosoleac...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61119&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saUp to $6.6 Million Capital Raising for Cuba Drilling PreparationsTue, 15 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTMelbana Energy has announced a placement to raise approx. $1.8 million and an entitlement offer of shares to raise up to approx. $4.8 million (before costs). Proceeds from the Placement and the Entitl...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61002&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saION Expands 2D Data Library with New Acquisition in PanamaTue, 08 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTION Geophysical Corporation announced acquisition is in progress on a new 2D multi-client program offshore Panama. Supported by industry funding, this is the first seismic survey acquired there in app...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60871&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saRepsol, Statoil Pull Workers Out of VenezuelaMon, 07 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTRepsol SA pulled all foreign workers from its oil fields in Venezuela amid a deepening political crisis, while Chevron Corp. and Total SA have removed a small number of employees, said people with kno...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60838&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saRosneft Lent Venezuela's State Oil Firm Over $1B in AprilFri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTRussian state oil producer Rosneft in April made a $1.015 billion advance payment to PDVSA, Venezuela's state oil firm, under a crude oil purchase agreement with the company, Rosneft said in a quarter...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60833&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saCGG Extends Santos VII Multi-Client SurveyWed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMTCGG announced the completion of an extension of its Santos VII broadband 3D multiclient survey offshore Brazil. The 1,867 sq km extension to the original footprint gives CGG a total of almost 16,000 s...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60849&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saION Imaging Supported Talos' Zama-1 Mexico DiscoveryWed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMTION Geophysical Corporation (IO) announced that its imaging services supported the historic Zama-1 discovery offshore Mexico made by Talos Energy, LLC (Talos) and their partners. Zama-1 is the first ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60820&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saMexico Oil Supply - July 2017Wed, 19 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMTMexican liquids production in 2017 is expected to witness a significant decline, dropping by 0.17 mb/d to average 2.30 mb/d. Mexican crude oil production in May was lower y-o-y by 154 tb/d at 2.02 mb/...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60520&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saMelbana Accelerates Drilling Campaign for Cuba Block 9Wed, 19 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMTMelbana Energy Limited (Melbana) is pleased to provide the following update on its 100% owned onshore Cuba Block 9 Production Sharing Contract (Block 9 PSC). ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60514&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saPresident Energy Announces Update on Puesto Guardian ConcessionMon, 17 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMTPresident Energy (PPC), the upstream oil and gas company, provides an update on its continued work-over program at its Puesto Guardian Concession, Argentina (the Concession). ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60465&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saVenezuela Signed MOU to Increase Oil ProductionSat, 15 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe Minister of Popular Oil, Nelson Martinez, signed a memorandum of understanding between the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela and the Horizontal Well Drillings Company (HWD Production LLC ) For the ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60478&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saAmpelmann Awarded a Contract in the Perla FieldThu, 13 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMTAmpelmann has been awarded a contract by Cardon IV (CIV) in support for a Walk to Work campaign in the Perla Field, Venezuela. With this contract Ampelmann will continue to expand its fleet in the reg...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60485&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saStatoil Secures Drillship for Exploration Drilling in BrazilThu, 13 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMTStatoil Brasil Oleo e Gas Ltda has awarded Seadrill rig contracts for exploration drilling in the BM-S-8 license in the Santos basin. The agreement includes two contracts: Seadrill Offshore AS will pr...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60394&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saEni's Amoca-3 Well Boosts Amoca Field Reseves Triggering Fast Track DevelopmentWed, 12 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMTEni has successfully drilled and tested the Amoca-3 well in the shallow waters of Campeche Bay, in offshore Mexico. It has proven the presence of multiple significant oil levels in the Orca and Cinco ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60392&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saStatoil Strengthens Position in Brazilian Licence BM-S-8Wed, 12 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMTStatoil ASA and Queiroz Galvao Exploraçao e Produçao (“QGEP”) have signed an agreement for Statoil to acquire QGEP’s 10% interest in the BM-S-8 licence in Brazil’s Santos basin. The additional 10% equ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60384&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saSignificant New Oil Discovery Offshore MexicoWed, 12 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMTPremier, together with its joint venture partners Talos Energy (Operator) and Sierra Oil & Gas, is pleased to announce that the Zama-1 exploration well in Block 7, offshore Mexico, has made a world cl...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60381&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saBrazil Oil Demand - June 2017Wed, 12 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMTIn Brazil, oil demand returned to a declining trend during April 2017, shedding 0.13 mb/d, or around 5.7% y-o-y, with total consumption at 2.22 mb/d. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60264&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saShell Purchases Turritella FPSO Vessel from SBM OffshoreTue, 11 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMTShell Offshore, Inc. announces that its affiliate, Shell E and P Offshore Services B.V., will exercise a contractual right to purchase the Turritella floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60377&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saMexico's Pemex Expects Active Farm-out Season in 2018Mon, 10 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMTMexico's Pemex anticipates a very active "farm-out" season next year that would allow the state-run oil company to gain capital for major offshore and onshore projects, Chief Executive Jose Antonio Go...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60380&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_sa