Gulfoilandgas.com Latin America Newshttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Gulfoilandgas.com Latin America NewsCopyright 2019. All rights reserved.en-us60http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/frame/GulfOil.gifgulfoilandgas.comhttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Thu, 24 Jan 2019 04:17:31 GMTWartsila Powers Oil Fields in ArgentinaTue, 22 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMTWartsila has been selected to supply a highly efficient engine power plant for one of the most important petroleum companies in Argentina. The gas fired plant will have an initial output of 57.4 MW, w...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=68096&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saOcean Infinity to Perform AUV Surveys in BrazilTue, 15 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMTOcean Infinity, the next generation seabed survey and ocean exploration company, is pleased to announce that its partner, Cepemais, the Brazilian offshore consulting company, has been awarded a contra...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=68039&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saTouchstone Announces Operational Update in TrinidadTue, 15 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMTTouchstone Exploration Inc. (“Touchstone”) (TXP) announces an operational update. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=68037&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saFrontera Announces an Operational UpdateTue, 15 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMTFrontera Energy Corporation (FEC) (Frontera) announces an operational update. All values in this news release and the Company's financial disclosures are in United States dollars, unless otherwise not...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=68035&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saPetrobras to Exercise of Pre-emption Right in the Sixth Bidding RoundMon, 14 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMTPetroleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras reports that it formally expressed to the National Energy Policy Council (CNPE) interest to exercise the pre-emption right for the 6th Bidding Round of exploration b...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=68024&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saCGX Energy & Frontera Announce Amendment to Letter AgreementFri, 11 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMTCGX Energy Inc. ("CGX") and Frontera Energy Corporation (Frontera) announced that they have further amended a letter agreement previously disclosed in a news release of CGX and Frontera on December 4,...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=68009&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saParex Tests the Andina-2 Guadalupe FormationThu, 10 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMTParex Resources Inc. (PXT), a company headquartered in Calgary, Alberta and focused on Colombian oil exploration and production, provides an operational update, highlighted by the testing of the Capac...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=68007&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saVenezuela Congress Slams Oil Deals with US French CompaniesTue, 08 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMTVenezuela’s opposition-run congress issued a resolution calling deals between state-run oil company PDVSA and U.S. and French companies announced this week illegal, since they had not been sent to law...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=67972&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saActions to Contain the Oil Spill in Espadarte FieldMon, 07 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMTPetroleo Brasileiro S.A. – Petrobras reports the actions taken as a result of the oil leak that occurred on January 2 in one of the tanks of the FPSO Cidade de Rio de Janeiro, a unit chartered by the ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=67958&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saRoberto Castello Branco Takes Over as CEO of PetrobrasMon, 07 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMTEconomist Roberto Castello Branco took office, Jan. 3, as CEO of Petrobras, during a ceremony held at the Noble Hall of the Company's Headquarters in Rio de Janeiro. At the ceremony, which was attende...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=67956&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saExxonMobil Begins Drilling Haimara-1 Exploration Well in GuyanaMon, 07 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMTExxonMobil said that it has begun drilling the Haimara-1 exploration well offshore Guyana, the first of two planned wells in January. The Stena Carron drillship is drilling the well, which is located ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=67953&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saRowan Announces Contract Extension for the Gorilla VIWed, 02 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMTRowan Companies plc (Rowan) (RDC) announced that the Rowan Gorilla VI (a Super Gorilla class jack-up) has been extended by Shell in Trinidad. The rig will continue its current drilling program until ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=67954&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saAmerisur Resources Announces CPO -5 Operational UpdateWed, 02 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMTAmerisur Resources Plc, the oil and gas producer and explorer focused on South America is pleased to provide an operational update regarding the initial short term testing (STT) at the Indico-1 well o...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=67908&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saAmerisur Resources Completes Putumayo AcquisitionMon, 31 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMTAmerisur Resources Plc is pleased to announce the approval from the Agencia Nacional de Hidrocarburos (ANH) to the assignment of 100% Operated working interest in the Putumayo 14 (Put-14) block in Col...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=67909&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saPetrobras Oil and Natural Gas Production in NovemberThu, 27 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMTPetroleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras informs that in November its total production of oil and gas, including natural gas liquids (NGL), was 2.62 million barrels of oil equivalent per day (boed), 2.52 mi...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=67912&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saExxonMobil Issued Statement Regarding Guyana DrillingWed, 26 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMTExxonMobil said that drilling and development operations offshore Guyana are unaffected by an incident involving seismic acquisition vessels on Saturday. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=67939&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saRowan Announces Contracts for the Ralph Coffman & the Joe DouglasMon, 24 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMTRowan Companies plc (Rowan) (RDC) announced that the Ralph Coffman, a 240-C Class harsh environment jack-up rig, has been awarded a 180-day contract in Trinidad. The contract is expected to commence ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=67829&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saVenezuela Navy Confronts Exxon Oil Ship in Guyana Border DisputeSun, 23 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMTVenezuela’s navy “intercepted” a ship exploring for oil on behalf of Exxon Mobil Corp in Guyanese waters over the weekend, Guyana’s foreign ministry said in a statement, while neighboring Venezuela sa...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=67825&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saEcopetrol Launches Environmental Technology to Reduce EmissionsFri, 21 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMTEcopetrol and its partner Occidental Andina today put into operation a new technological development in the La Cira-Infantas field that reduces CO2 emissions to the environment and eliminates the corr...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=67880&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saEcopetrol Expands its Presence in Brazil's Pre-Salt in Alliance with Shell & ChevronThu, 20 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMTEcopetrol S.A. (ECOPETROL) reports that it closed a deal with companies of the Shell and Chevron groups, which will allow it to expand its stake in Brazil's Pre-Salt Region. The agreement grants Ecope...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=67819&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_sa