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1963 – SHELL DISCOVERS GAMBA OILFIELD IN GABON

February 17, 2019

Gamba is a small town in Gabon lying on the southern bay of the Ndogo Lagoon. The area was originally populated by gatherer-h...

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15 NOVEMBER 1979 – INDEPENDENTA EXPLODES IN BOSPOHORUS

February 16, 2019

MT Independenta was a 1978-built Romanian-flagged crude oil carrier. 283 m long she was the biggest ship of her country’s c...

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SHELL AND ALPHABET TO DEVELOP THE MAKANI ENERGY KITE SYSTEM

February 16, 2019

In other energy-related developments today, Alphabet’s Makani energy kite project is graduating from the X Moonshot Factory...

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VINTAGE ENERGY CLOSES DEAL WITH BEACH TO ACQUIRE EP 126 ONSHORE BONAPARTE BASIN

February 15, 2019

Australian Vintage Energy received Ministerial consent, the final condition precedent of the Sale and Purchase Agreement betw...

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KYUSHU ELECTRIC POWER TO DECOMMISSION GENKAI NUCLEAR POWER UNIT 2

February 15, 2019

The Board of Kyushu Electric Co., Ltd. has decided to decommission the Genkai Nuclear Power Unit 2.
?Genkai No.2 will rea...

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NOBLE JOE KNIGHT SECOND JACKUP ACQUIRES FROM PAXOCEAN IN BATAM

February 15, 2019

Noble Corporation has exercised an option for the purchase of a second newbuild Gusto MSC CJ46 design jackup rig from the Pax...

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TEPCO STARTS THE INVESTIGATION OF FUKUSHIMA UNIT 2 CONTAINMENT VESSEL

February 15, 2019

TEPCO announced on February 12 that it will conduct an internal investigation of the Fukushima unit 2 primary containment ves...

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SEARCHER SEISMIC COMPLETES ROHO AIRBORNE GRAVIMETRY ACQUISITION

February 14, 2019

Searcher Seismic is announced the completion of the Roho Airborne Gravimetry acquisition, a regional multi-client airborne gr...

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SOLARIS WATER STARTS RECYCLING OPERATIONS AT PECOS STAR SYSTEM

February 14, 2019

Solaris Water Midstream, LLC a leading provider of water-related infrastructure to the oil and gas industry, announced that i...

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