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All rights reserved.en-us60http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/frame/GulfOil.gifgulfoilandgas.comhttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Fri, 28 Apr 2017 01:07:24 GMTUruguay to Tender 17 Offshore Blocks for ExplorationTue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTUruguayan state oil company Ancap said it will tender 17 off-shore blocks for exploration in areas up to 3,000 meters deep, with offers to be presented in April 2019. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58825&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saTechnipFMC Awarded Subsea Contract for ExxonMobil LizaTue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTTechnipFMC has been awarded a contract by an affiliate of ExxonMobil Corporation for the engineering, manufacture and delivery of the subsea equipment for the proposed Liza deep water project. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58823&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saFluor Awarded Offshore Compression Platform FEED by BPMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTFluor Corporation (FLR) announced that it was selected by BP Trinidad and Tobago (BP) to perform the front-end engineering and design (FEED) for the Cassia Compression Project off the east coast of Tr...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58826&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saYPF First Wind Farm Project in ArgentinaSun, 23 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTWith the arrival of the main components of the wind turbines to the port of Comodoro Rivadavia, the construction of our first wind farm at the Manantiales Behr field in the province of Chubut is progr...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58857&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saAmerisur Resources Spudded Well Platanillo-21Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTAmerisur Resources Plc, the oil and gas producer and explorer focused on South America, is pleased to announce an update on operations in the Platanillo field in Colombia. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58806&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saAtlas Copco to Acquire Pump Rental Business in BrazilFri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTAtlas Copco, a leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions, has agreed to acquire Itubombas Locacao Comercio Importacao e Exportacao Ltda, a pump rental company in the Brazilian market. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58801&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saRotork IQ3 Actuators Selected for Brazilian Water Treatment Plant UpgradeFri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe upgrade at the Rio Manso WTP at Brumadinho in the south east of Brazil involved the building of an additional filter plant, the replacement of obsolete actuators on existing plant and the introduc...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58769&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saCNPC Approves Chengzhuang CBM Block Development PlanThu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTGreen Dragon Gas , one of the largest independent companies involved in the production and sale of Coal Bed Methane (CBM) gas in China, has announced that the Qinshui Basin Chengzhuang Cooperative CBM...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58760&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saAmerisur Resources Announces Operations UpdateThu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTAmerisur Resources Plc, the oil and gas producer and explorer focused on South America, is pleased to announce an update on operations in the Platanillo field in Colombia. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58755&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saSpectrum Commence 2D Multi-Client Seismic Offshore ArgentinaThu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTSpectrum is pleased to announce the commencement of a 35,000 km Multi-Client 2D seismic survey covering 435,000 km2 offshore the deep waters of Argentina in cooperation withYPF S.A. and the authorizat...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58754&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saInteroil Announces Oil Discovery at C7 FormationThu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe Company is pleased to announce that the Turaco 1 well has tested oil in the upper section of the C7 formation. The Turaco-1 well has been finalized and logs from selected sections of the C7 Forma...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58752&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saBrazil Oil Demand - April 2017Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTIn February 2017, oil demand in Brazil eased by 68 tb/d, or around 3% y-o-y. Total oil consumption in the country was 2.27 mb/d. The decline was led by fuel oil and ethanol, which eased by around 35% ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58735&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saCodelco Awards Jacobs a Contract for Chuquicamata Mine ProjectWed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTJacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) has received a contract from Codelco to provide engineering, procurement and field support services for the overhaul of acid plants at the Chuquicamata Mine in...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58804&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saVopak Expands in the Port of Santos, BrazilWed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTRoyal Vopak announces that it will expand its wholly-owned terminal in Alemoa, which is located in Brazil's Port of Santos, Latin America's largest port. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58740&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saYPF & PentaNova Partner to Develop the Llancanelo BlockWed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTMiguel Gutierrez, president of YPF, and Warren Levy, a pair of Patagonia Oil Corp, an affiliate of PentaNova Energy Corp, signed a terms and conditions agreement for the development of the Llancanelo ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58711&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saTechnipFMC & DOF Commenced a Charter Contract with PetrobrasWed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTTechnipFMC (FTI) and DOF Subsea (DOF) announce that the Skandi Buzios, a pipelay support vessel (PLSV) owned by the joint venture formed between TechnipFMC (50%) and DOF (50%), commenced its 8-year ch...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58708&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saShell Opens Treatment Plant in Argentina Shale PlayTue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTRoyal Dutch Shell PLC inaugurated a treatment plant for shale oil and gas in Argentina's Vaca Muerta shale play, one of the world's largest. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58712&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saPeru to Issue up to $3b in Bonds to Finance StateTue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTPeru is expecting to issue up to $3 billion in bonds in the international market in the first half of 2017 to finance Petroperu, Energy and Mining Minister Gonzalo Tamayo. The funds would be used to h...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58710&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saWell GY-683 on Initial Production at 80 bopdTue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTLGO is pleased to announce that its second development well, GY-683, in the new drilling campaign on the Company's Goudron Field, which was drilled to a total depth of 1,250 feet measured depth and pe...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58697&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saU.S Judge Approves $2.6 Billion Fine for OdebrechtMon, 17 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTA U.S. judge on Monday sentenced Brazilian engineering company Odebrecht SA to pay $2.6 billion in fines in a massive criminal corruption case, signing off on a plea deal between the company and U.S.,...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58757&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_sa