Gulfoilandgas.com Latin America Newshttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Gulfoilandgas.com Latin America NewsCopyright 2018. All rights reserved.en-us60http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/frame/GulfOil.gifgulfoilandgas.comhttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Sat, 26 May 2018 21:49:43 GMTTelford Awarded Topsides & Accommodation Support Services in MexicoMon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTTelford Offshore is pleased to announce the award of a Topsides, Subsea and Accommodation support services contract from Protexa for their DP3 multi-purpose offshore construction vessel, Telford 31. M...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65316&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saArgentine Invites Oil Companies to Submit Offshore ProposalsFri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTArgentina has called on oil companies to submit proposals for offshore exploration areas, the country’s official gazette said on Friday, looking to exploit under-explored parts of the country’s contin...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65294&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saEcho Energy Announces Gas Discovery at ELM-1004 in Fraccion CFri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTEcho Energy plc, the Latin American focused upstream oil and gas company, has announced the succesful completion of drilling of the ELM-1004 exploration well at the Company's Fracci?n C asset, onshore...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65282&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saPetrobras Reports Oil & Natural Gas Production in AprilWed, 16 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTPetroleo Brasileiro S.A. – Petrobras reports that, in April, its total production of oil and gas, including natural gas liquids (NGL), was 2.68 million barrels of oil equivalent per day (boed), with 2...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65268&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saBorr Drilling Buys Five Jack-Up Newbuilding from KeppelWed, 16 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTBorr Drilling Limited (Borr Drilling) has placed USD350 million of convertible bonds with a coupon of 3.875% per annum and a conversion premium of 37.5% above a reference price of USD4.87/share. In co...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65252&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saUnited Safely Complete 3D Seismic Survey on Tullow Oil-operated LicenceMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTUnited Oil & Gas Plc, the London Stock Exchange listed oil and gas exploration and development company, has announced the completion of a 2,250 sq km 3D seismic acquisition survey over the Walton-Mora...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65214&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saJapanese Companies in Charter Agreement with Petrobras for Mero Field FPSOFri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTMODEC, Inc., Mitsui & Co., Ltd., Marubeni Corporation and Mitsui E&S Holdings Co., Ltd. have agreed that Mitsui, MOL, Marubeni and Mitsui E&S will invest in a long-term charter business currently prom...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65192&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saION Announces Seventh 3D Reimaging Program in MexicoThu, 10 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTION Geophysical Corporation (IO) announced its seventh 3D multi-client reimaging program offshore Mexico. Based on the success of both the Campeche and Mexican Ridges 3D reimaging programs, now total...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65258&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saEcho Energy Commences Drilling First Exploration Well in ArgentinaWed, 09 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTEcho Energy plc, the Latin American focused upstream oil and gas company, is pleased to announce the commencement of drilling of the first exploration well in a four well back-to-back campaign in the ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65141&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saAmerisur Resources Announces Operations Update in ColombiaWed, 09 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTAmerisur Resources Plc, the oil and gas producer and explorer focused on South America, is pleased to provide an update on operations in Colombia. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65140&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saMexico's CNH Signs Contracts with the Winning Bidders of Round 2.4Mon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTThe National Hydrocarbons Commission (CNH) signed 19 Contracts of the Fourth Tender of Round Two, International Public Tender CNH-R02-L04 / 2017, under the modality of License for the Exploration and ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65139&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saMarubeni to Enter into Natural Gas Distribution Business in ChileMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTMarubeni Corporation (Marubeni) announces that Marubeni, together with an infrastructure fund established by Toesca Administradora General de Fondos (Toesca), have reached an agreement to acquire a 10...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65121&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saConoco Moves to Take over Venezuelan PDVSA's Caribbean AssetsSun, 06 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTU.S. oil firm ConocoPhillips has moved to take Caribbean assets of Venezuela’s state-run PDVSA to enforce a $2 billion arbitration award over a decade-oil nationalization of its projects in the South ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65123&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saTotal Operational Update in Foz Do Amazonas BasinFri, 04 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTTotal operates five blocks in the Foz do Amazonas basin (referenced as FZA-M-57, FZA-M-86, FZA-M-88, FZA-M-125 and FZA-M-127) located around 120 km offshore Brazil. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65135&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saQGEP Announces First Oil from the Atlanta Field in the Santos BasinThu, 03 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTQGEP Participaçoes S.A. (QGEP) produced first oil from the Atlanta Field on May 02nd,2018. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65094&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saPeru Prime Minister Revives Proposal for Petrochemical PlantWed, 02 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTPeru’s prime minister revived the idea of building a petrochemical plant in southern Peru that would be fed by a natural gas pipeline, the construction of which has been delayed by more than a year. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65077&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saBorr Drilling Limited (BDRILL) – Completes the Paragon RationalizationMon, 30 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMTBorr Drilling has sold 14 old jack-up rigs en bloc to a non-drilling company. The rigs will be delivered to the new owner over the next 30 days. The disposal is expected to contribute up to USD16 mill...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65130&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saMelbana Granted Environmental Licence for Alameda-1 Exploration WellMon, 30 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMTMelbana Energy Limited provides the following update on Cuba Block 9. Melbana has been notified of the granting of the Environmental License for the proposed Alameda-1 exploration well, by the Ministr...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65002&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saHess Acquires Interest in New Acreage Offshore GuyanaThu, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMTHess Corporation (HES) announced that its subsidiary, Hess Guyana (Block B) Exploration Limited, had reached agreement with Esso Exploration and Production Guyana Limited (ExxonMobil) to acquire a 15 ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=64985&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saShell to Sell its Downstream Business in Argentina for $0.95BTue, 24 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMTShell has signed an agreement to sell its Downstream business in Argentina to Raizen for US$0.95 billion in cash proceeds at completion, subject to customary closing conditions. The sale includes the ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=64979&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_sa